Halverson was a minister of the former United Presbyterian Church in the United States of America and served from 1958 until 1981 as the Senior Pastor of the Fourth Presbyterian Church, in Bethesda, Maryland. He served as the Chaplain of the United States Senate from February 2, 1981 until December 31, 1994. He was an associate of the National Prayer Breakfast movement starting in 1956. Halverson also was a member of the Board of World Vision, from 1956 to 1983, serving as chairman from 1966 to 1983. He was the President of Concern Ministries, a charitable foundation in Washington, D.C.. Wikipedia*
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Richard Halverson has 10 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 Senate Highlight. The year with the most videos was 1994 with four videos. Most appearances with Warren Earl Burger (2), George J. Mitchell (2), James David Ford (2). Most common tags: Legislative Branch, Burger, Warren.