Rob Portman

Robert Jones Portman is an American politician, serving as the junior United States Senator for Ohio, and a Republican. Portman previously served as a U.S. Representative, the 14th United States Trade Representative, and the 35th Director of the Office of Management and Budget . Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Rob Portman has 899 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1993 House Proceeding as a Republican Representative for Ohio's 2nd district. The year with the most videos was 2018 with 90 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 14,102 views per program. Most appearances with Mitch McConnell (11), Paul D. Ryan (11), J.C. Watts Jr. (10). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Tax Policy, International Trade.

Appearances by Title:January 5, 2011 - Present U.S. Senator, R-OH View Map Videos: 560


U.S. Representative, R-OH 2nd May 5, 1993 - April 29, 2005 Videos: 320 Director, Office of Management and Budget c. June 2, 2006 - c. June 19, 2007 Videos: 10 Trade Representative, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative c. May 17, 2005 - c. May 29, 2006 Videos: 9

Recent Appearances

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate voted on several motions to instruct Senate negotiators when they meet with the House on the defense programs and…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate approved several executive nominations. Members debated a House-passed fiscal year 2020 federal spending package…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate confirmed Thomas Feddo as the first assistant secretary of the Treasury for Investment Security, Michelle Bowman…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate voted to advance the nomination of Kelly Craft to be U.S. representative to the United Nations General Assembly.

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    In a 67-28 vote, the Senate approved a House-passed two-year budget deal and suspension of the debt limit.

  • Senate Homeland Security Hearing on Migration at the U.S. Southern Border

    Senate Homeland Security Hearing on Migration at the U.S. Southern Border

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Acting Commissioner Mark Morgan testified before the Senate Homeland Security and…

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District Map Ideology Rankings Past Elections

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