Olympia J. Snowe

Olympia Jean Snowe is an American politician who was a United States Senator from Maine from 1995 to 2013. Snowe, a member of the Republican Party, became widely known for her ability to influence the outcome of close votes, including whether to end filibusters. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Olympia J. Snowe has 573 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1982 House Proceeding as a Republican Representative for Maine's 2nd district. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 59 videos. Most appearances with Susan M. Collins (16), Bob Michel (7), Dianne Feinstein (7). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Legislative Branch, Maine.

Appearances by Title:c. March 1, 2013 - Present Co-Chair, Commission on Political Reform, Bipartisan Policy Center Videos: 0

Previously

U.S. Senator, R-ME View Map January 4, 1995 - January 3, 2013 Videos: 429 U.S. Representative, R-ME 2nd View Map January 3, 1979 - January 3, 1995 Videos: 140

Recent Appearances

  • Former Members of Congress on Midterms Elections

    Former Members of Congress on Midterms Elections

    Former members of Congress talked about the results of the 2014 midterm elections and their likely impact on Congress. Topics included tea party movement…

  • Congressional Reform

    Congressional Reform

    Panelists, including former members of Congress and White House advisers, talked about congressional reform. Video from USA Today was…

  • Debt Ceiling

    Debt Ceiling

    Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew spoke at a Bipartisan Policy Center forum on raising the debt ceiling. He urged Congress to…

  • Unity and Public Service

    Unity and Public Service

    Jim Rohr gave the keynote address at the Commission on Political Reform’s event to encourage national unity. After Mr.…

  • After Words with Olympia Snowe

    After Words with Olympia Snowe

    Former Senator Olympia Snowe (R-ME) talked about her book, Fighting for Common Ground: How We Can Fix the Stalemate in…

  • Congress and Partisanship

    Congress and Partisanship

    Six former members of the Senate and House of Representatives talked about ways to end hyper-partisanship in Congress. Topics included the congressional…

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Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

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