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Robert G. Torricelli

Robert Guy Torricelli , nicknamed "the Torch," is an American politician from the U.S. state of New Jersey. Torricelli, a Democrat, served 14 years in the U.S. House of Representatives before being elected to the U.S. Senate. Wikipedia*

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Robert G. Torricelli has 455 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for New Jersey's 9th district. The year with the most videos was 2001 with 47 videos as a U.S. Senate Candidate. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 26,308 views per program. Most appearances with Dick Durbin (8), Dick Zimmer (7), Tom Daschle (6). Most common tags: Senate, New Jersey, Ethics.

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U.S. Senator, D-NJ View Map January 3, 1997 - January 3, 2003 Videos: 173 U.S. Senate Candidate,
c. November 5, 1996 - c. January 3, 1997 Videos: 42 U.S. Representative, D-NJ 9th View Map January 3, 1983 - January 2, 1997 Videos: 239

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Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

Historic election results compiled from data found on

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