John Lewis

John Robert Lewis is an American politician and was a prominent civil rights leader. He is the U.S. Representative for GA-5, serving since 1987, and is the dean of the Georgia congressional delegation. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
John Lewis has 880 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 Forum. The year with the most videos was 1995 with 85 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 9,303 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (29), David E. Bonior (18), Bill Clinton (15). Most common tags: African Americans, Minorities, African American History.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 1987 - Present U.S. Representative, D-GA 5th Videos: 880

Recent Appearances

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    The House considered a bill that would reform the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) litigation process and provide…

  • Treasury Fiscal Year 2019 Budget

    Treasury Fiscal Year 2019 Budget

    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin testified before the House Ways and Means Committee regarding the president’s 2019 budget…

  • Health and Human Services Fiscal Year 2019 Budget

    Health and Human Services Fiscal Year 2019 Budget

    Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar appeared before the House Ways and Means Committee to discuss President…

  • House Session, Part 3

    House Session, Part 3

    The House reconvened to continue debate on government funding.

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House met to establish a quorum for the second session of the 115th Congress.

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House revoted and passed the Republican tax reform bill, which was been stripped of three provisions that were…

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