Ralph G. Neas

Ralph G. Neas

Ralph G. Neas , has devoted his career to equal opportunity issues with a focus on civil rights and affordable health care. He is best known for directing more than two dozen national campaigns that marshaled huge bipartisan majorities to strengthen the nation's civil rights laws; and for chairing the national coalition that helped defeat the U.S. Supreme Court nomination of Robert Bork. Wikipedia*

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Ralph G. Neas has 53 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1984 Senate Committee as an Executive Director. The year with the most videos was 2005 with seven videos as a President for the People for the American Way. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 1,343 views per program. Most appearances with Wade Henderson (10), Nan Aron (6), Marcia D. Greenberger (4). Most common tags: Federal Courts, Minorities, African Americans.

Appearances by Title:September 1, 2011 - Present President, Generic Pharmaceutical Assn. Videos: 2 c. January 17, 2000 - Present President, People for the American Way Videos: 30 c. August 30, 1985 - Present Executive Director, Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights Videos: 20


Chief Counsel, Brooke, E. (R-MD), U.S. Senate c. January 1, 1973 - c. January 1, 1978 Videos: 1 U.S. Representative Candidate,
c. January 1, 1998 - c. November 2, 1998 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Funeral Service for Former Senator Edward Brooke

    Funeral Service for Former Senator Edward Brooke

    A funeral service was held in Washington National Cathedral for former Senator Edward Brooke (R-MA), the first African American to be…

  • Generic Drug Labeling

    Generic Drug Labeling

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on the Food and Drug Administration’s FDA’s proposal to have generic drug makers update…

  • Drug Safety and Security

    Drug Safety and Security

    Panelists discussed drug safety and security, including the impact of counterfeit drugs on the industry. They also responded…

  • Reading of the U.S. Constitution

    Reading of the U.S. Constitution

    In celebration of Constitution Day, dignitaries and faculty and students of Georgetown University participate in a dramatic…

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