John B. Anderson

John Bayard Anderson is a former United States Congressman and Presidential candidate from Illinois. He was a U.S. Representative from the 16th Congressional District of Illinois for ten terms, from 1961 through 1981. Wikipedia*

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John B. Anderson has 30 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1980 Vignette as a Republican Representative for Illinois's 16th district. The year with the most videos was 2000 with three videos as a Chair for the Board of Directors of the Center for Voting and Democracy. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 486 views per program. Most appearances with George S. McGovern (2), John Buchanan (2), Otis G. Pike (2). Most common tags: Presidential Nomination, Campaigns, Third Parties.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1996 - Present Chair, Board of Directors, Center for Voting and Democracy Videos: 8 c. January 1, 2008 - Present Chairman Emeritus, Board of Directors, Center for Voting and Democracy Videos: 0


Presidential Candidate, Independent Party, U.S. c. January 1, 1980 - c. December 31, 1980 Videos: 4 U.S. Representative, R-IL 16th January 3, 1961 - January 3, 1981 Videos: 13 Presidential Candidate, Republican Party c. April 26, 1984 - c. December 9, 1996 Videos: 5

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