Joni Ernst

Joni Kay Ernst is an American politician currently serving as the junior United States Senator for Iowa since 2015. A Republican, she served in the Iowa Senate from 2011 to 2014. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Joni Ernst has 267 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2014 Speech as a U.S. Senate Candidate for Iowa. The year with the most videos was 2019 with 65 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 5,199 views per program. Most appearances with Mitch McConnell (21), John Thune (19), Todd Young (18). Most common tags: Iowa, Road to the White House, Republican Party.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 2015 - Present U.S. Senator, R-IA View Map Videos: 260 January 5, 2011 - Present State Senator,
Videos: 5


U.S. Senate Candidate, Iowa
c. January 1, 2014 - November 4, 2014 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Defense Secretary Nomination Hearing

    Defense Secretary Nomination Hearing

    Mark Esper, President Trump’s nominee to serve as Defense secretary, testified before the Senate Armed Services Committe on…

  • Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Nomination Hearing

    Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Nomination Hearing

    The Senate Armed Services Committee held a hearing on the nomination of General Mark Milley to serve as the 20th chair of…

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate confirmed three U.S. district judge nominations: T. Kent Wetherell to the Northern District of Florida, J.…

  • U.S. Southern Command Operations

    U.S. Southern Command Operations

    Navy Admiral Craig Faller, the head of U.S. Southern Command, testified on the operations of his combatant command before a Senate…

  • Children's Online Privacy

    Children's Online Privacy

    The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on protecting children online and data privacy. Witnesses discussed the…

  • Senate Republican Agenda

    Senate Republican Agenda

    Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and other Senate Republican leaders spoke to reporters in the Capitol following their…

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District Map Ideology Rankings

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

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