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 891 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 9,332 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (32), David E. Bonior (18), Bill Clinton (16). Most common tags: African Americans, Minorities, African American History.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 1987 - Present U.S. Representative, D-GA 5th Videos: 891

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  • House Session, Part 3

    House Session, Part 3

    The House meets for legislative business with work possible on border security and immigration.

  • Morning Hour

    Morning Hour

    The House met for Morning Hour, with members permitted to speak on any topic.

  • Robert F. Kennedy Assassination 50th Anniversary

    Robert F. Kennedy Assassination 50th Anniversary

    Not long after midnight on June 5, 1968, Senator Robert F. Kennedy (D-NY) was shot and mortally wounded in the Los Angeles…

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    The House of Representatives debated legislation dealing with the Internal Revenue Service.

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House passed several tax policy-related bills, including a measure to punish people who impersonate IRS employees as…

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    The House of Representatives worked on several Tax Day-related bills, including H.R. 2905, which punishes people who…

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