Michael Pertschuk is a consumer and public health advocate, author and former government official. He served as consumer counsel and later chief counsel and staff director to the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation, from 1965 to 1976; as chairman of the Federal Trade Commission from 1977 to 1981 and as a commissioner of the FTC until 1984; and as co-founder and co-director of the [http://www. Wikipedia*
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Michael Pertschuk has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 Forum as a Director for the Advocacy Institute. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1997 with an average of 67 views per program.