Joe Barton

Joe Linus Barton is a Republican politician, representing Texas-6 in the U.S. House of Representatives since 1985, and a member of the Tea Party Caucus. The district includes Arlington, part of Fort Worth, and several small towns and rural areas south of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Joe Barton has 842 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 House Proceeding. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 89 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 8,642 views per program. Most appearances with John D. Dingell Jr. (13), Peter Slen (12), Henry Waxman (10). Most common tags: Energy Policy, Health Care, Texas.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 1985 - January 3, 2019 U.S. Representative, R-TX 6th Videos: 840

Recent Appearances

  • Opioid Epidemic

    Opioid Epidemic

    Acting Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Head Robert Patterson testified before a House subcommittee examining the DEA’s…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House approved several suspension bills, including legislation to improve state home health care for disabled veterans.…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    In a 245-182 vote, the House passed a continuing resolution to keep the government open through March 23. The legislation also…

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    The House debated a temporary spending measure to fund the government through February 16. The measure includes a six-year…

  • House Session

    House Session

    In a 227-203 vote, the House approved the Republican tax reform bill. Members also passed H.R. 3312, Systemic Risk…

  • Environmental Protection Agency Mission

    Environmental Protection Agency Mission

    EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt testified before the House Energy and Commerce Environment Subcommittee on the mission of his…

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