Paul S. Sarbanes

Paul Spyros Sarbanes is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party from Maryland who served as a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1971 to 1977 and as a United States Senator from 1977 to 2007. Sarbanes is the longest-serving senator in Maryland history, a record that will be surpassed by Barbara Mikulski by a single day when her term ends on January 3, 2017. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Paul S. Sarbanes has 747 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1984 Convention. The year with the most videos was 2002 with 59 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2016 with an average of 6,382 views per program. Most appearances with Barbara A. Mikulski (16), Ted Kennedy (13), Tom Daschle (11). Most common tags: Regulation, Persian Gulf War, U.S. Economy.

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U.S. Senator, D-MD View Map January 1, 1977 - January 3, 2007 Videos: 744 U.S. Representative, D-MD 3rd January 3, 1973 - October 1, 1976 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, D-MD 4th January 21, 1971 - January 2, 1973 Videos: 0

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