Lamar Alexander

Andrew Lamar Alexander Jr. is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from Tennessee since 2003. A member of the Republican Party, he also was the 45th Governor of Tennessee and the 5th United States Secretary of Education. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Lamar Alexander has 1,218 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1984 Forum as a Governor. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 179 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 8,757 views per program. Most appearances with Mitch McConnell Jr. (40), Patrick J. Buchanan (32), Steve "Malcolm" Forbes (28). Most common tags: Alexander, Road to the White House, Republican Party.

Appearances by Title:January 7, 2003 - Present U.S. Senator, R-TN View Map Republican Conference Chair (Jan 03, 2007 - Present) Videos: 1,011

Previously

U.S. Senate Candidate,
R-Tennessee
c. March 10, 2002 - c. November 5, 2002 Videos: 7 Presidential Candidate,
R-Tennessee
c. February 1, 1995 - c. August 3, 2000 Videos: 114 Secretary, Department of Education c. March 18, 1991 - c. January 4, 1993 Videos: 68 President, University of Tennessee, Knoxville c. January 1, 1987 - c. January 1, 1991 Videos: 13 Governor,
R-Tennessee
c. January 1, 1979 - c. January 1, 1987 Videos: 5

Recent Appearances

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    President Trump Comments on Family-Separation Policy

    Republican members of the House and Senate met with President Trump in the White House’s Cabinet Room to discuss the ongoing…

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

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  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate approved the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act, which authorizes defense programs and policies for the…

  • Prescription Drug Pricing

    Prescription Drug Pricing

    Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar testified before the Senate Health Committee on President Trump’s plan to reduce…

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate continued consideration of the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act, which authorizes defense programs and…

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