Karen C. Handel

Karen C. Handel

Karen Christine Handel is an American businesswoman, politician, and member of the United States House of Representatives for Georgia's 6th congressional district. In 2017, she became the first Republican woman from Georgia to be elected to Congress after defeating Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff in a special election to fill Tom Price's vacancy in Georgia's 6th congressional district; this special election remains the most expensive congressional race in American history. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Karen C. Handel has 34 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2008 News Conference as a Secretary of State for the Georgia (State). The year with the most videos was 2018 with 19 videos. Most common tags: Georgia, House of Representatives.

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Previously

U.S. Representative, R-GA 6th View Map June 26, 2017 - January 2, 2019 Videos: 30 U.S. Representative Candidate,
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c. January 20, 2017 - June 20, 2017 Videos: 2 Secretary of State, Georgia (State)
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January 13, 2007 - January 8, 2010 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Homeland Security Department Oversight

    Homeland Security Department Oversight

    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen appeared at an oversight hearing of her department’s border security actions and…

  • Antitrust Enforcement Oversight

    Antitrust Enforcement Oversight

    Government officials testified at a hearing on the enforcement of antitrust laws. Witnesses included Federal Trade…

  • Google Data Collection

    Google Data Collection

    Google CEO Sundar Pichai testified at a hearing on his company’s use of consumer data. He answered lawmakers' questions on…

  • Georgia 6th Congressional District Debate

    Georgia 6th Congressional District Debate

    Candidates in Georgia’s 6th Congressional District race, incumbent Representative Karen Handel (R) and challenger Lucy…

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    The House approved H.R.6691, the Community Safety and Security Act of 2018. The bill further defines the term “crime of…

  • Online Sales Taxes

    Online Sales Taxes

    The House Judiciary Committee held a hearing to examine the implications of the Supreme Court decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

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