Julia May Carson , born Julia May Porter, was a member of the United States House of Representatives for . A member of the House from 1997 until her death, Carson was the first woman and first African American to represent the 7th District. She was also the second African American woman elected to Congress from Indiana, after Katie Hall. Wikipedia*
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Julia Carson has 177 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Convention as a U.S. Representative Candidate. The year with the most videos was 2003 with 31 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2000 with an average of 1,176 views per program as a Democratic Representative for Indiana's 10th district. Most appearances with Eleanor Holmes Norton (4), Dorothy I. Height (3), Danny Davis (3). Most common tags: African Americans, State of the Union Address, Indiana.
PreviouslyU.S. Representative, D-IN 7th View Map January 7, 2003 - December 15, 2007 Videos: 61 U.S. Representative, D-IN 10th View Map January 3, 1997 - January 6, 2003 Videos: 115 U.S. Representative Candidate,
D c. August 28, 1996 - c. November 5, 1996 Videos: 1