Parren Mitchell

Parren James Mitchell , a Democrat, was a U.S. Congressman who represented the 7th congressional district of Maryland from January 3, 1971 to January 3, 1987. He was the first African American elected to Congress from Maryland. Wikipedia*

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Parren Mitchell has 25 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1982 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for Maryland's 7th district. The year with the most videos was 1984 with seven videos.

Appearances by Title:c. June 28, 1985 - Present Chairman, Minority Business Enterprise Videos: 4


U.S. Representative, D-MD 7th January 3, 1971 - January 3, 1987 Videos: 15

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