Lister Hill

Joseph Lister Hill was an American politician. A member of the Democratic Party, he represented Alabama in the U.S. Congress for more than forty-five years, as both a U.S. Representative and a U.S. Senator . During his Senate career, he was active on health-related issues and served as Senate Majority Whip . Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Lister Hill has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1967 Compiled Program.

Appearances by Title:


U.S. Senator, D-AL January 11, 1938 - January 3, 1969 Videos: 1 U.S. Representative, D-AL 2nd December 3, 1923 - June 16, 1938 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • The LBJ Tapes: Latin America Summit

    The LBJ Tapes: Latin America Summit

    President Lyndon Johnson talked about an upcoming summit in Latin America, a meeting with the Soviets about fishing rights, Vietnam and…

See all appearances

Appearance Stats


Historical Member of Congress Record

Former Ideology Rankings

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

* The first paragraph of this page uses material from the Wikipedia article 'J. Lister Hill', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0. Footnotes and parentheticals have been removed.