Paul Efthemios Tsongas was an American politician and a United States Senator from Massachusetts from 1979 to 1985, who had served as a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts's 5th congressional district and in local political office. He won seven states as a candidate in the 1992 Democratic presidential primaries, losing the nomination to Bill Clinton. Wikipedia*
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Paul Tsongas has 100 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1980 Public Affairs Event as a Democratic Senator for Massachusetts. The year with the most videos was 1992 with 47 videos. Most appearances with Bill Clinton (18), Jerry Brown Jr. (16), Tom Harkin (15). Most common tags: Tsongas, Road to the White House, Democratic Party.
PreviouslyU.S. Senator, D-MA January 1, 1979 - March 28, 1991 Videos: 79 Presidential Candidate,
D-United States c. January 1, 1992 - c. June 1, 1992 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, D-MA 5th January 14, 1975 - October 15, 1978 Videos: 0