Lowell P. Weicker Jr.
Lowell Palmer Weicker, Jr. is an American politician who served as a U.S. Representative, U.S. Senator, and the 85th Governor of Connecticut, and unsuccessfully sought the Republican nomination for President in 1980. Though a member of the Republican Party during his time in Congress, he later left the Republican Party and became one of the few minor party candidates to be elected as a state governor in the United States in recent years. Wikipedia*
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Lowell P. Weicker Jr. has 87 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1973 Vignette. The year with the most videos was 1988 with 31 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2006 with an average of 1,969 views per program as a Governor for I-CT. Most appearances with Rufus Edmisten (3), Brian Lamb (2), Robert C. Byrd (2). Most common tags: Connecticut, Nixon, Richard, Third Parties.