Kweisi Mfume

Kweisi Mfume is the former President/CEO of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People , as well as a five-term Democratic Congressman from Maryland's 7th congressional district, serving in the 100th through 104th Congress. On September 12, 2006, he lost a primary campaign for the United States Senate seat that was being vacated by Maryland U.S. Senator Paul Sarbanes. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Kweisi Mfume has 270 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 House Highlight as a Democratic Representative for Maryland's 7th district. The year with the most videos was 1994 with 46 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 11,167 views per program. Most appearances with Jesse Jackson (19), Charles B. Rangel (11), Donald M. Payne (11). Most common tags: African Americans, Minorities, Civil Rights.

Appearances by Title:May 5, 2020 - Present U.S. Representative, D-MD 7th View Map Videos: 7


U.S. Representative, D-MD 7th View Map January 3, 1987 - February 15, 1996 Videos: 198 President and CEO, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People c. February 20, 1996 - c. December 31, 2004 Videos: 65

Recent Appearances

  • Small Business Loans and the Coronavirus Pandemic

    Small Business Loans and the Coronavirus Pandemic

    The House Small Business Committee held a hearing on the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program, which was created to…

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    On a near party-line vote of 232-180, the House passed legislation to make the District of Columbia the 51st state. Representative Collin Peterson…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    In a vote of 236-181, the House passed the Democratic police reform bill, the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act. Representatives Brian…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House approved changes to the Paycheck Protection Program, which provides loans and grants to businesses affected by the…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    In a 217-189 vote, the House passed H.Res. 965, allows proxy voting on the chamber floor and committees to conduct business…

  • House Pro Forma Session

    House Pro Forma Session

    The House held a pro forma session with no recorded votes. Former Maryland Democratic Representative Kweisi Mfume was sworn in to…

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District Map Ideology Rankings Past Elections

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