Rodney Alexander

Rodney McKinnie Alexander is an American politician and member of the Republican Party who has served as the Secretary of the Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs since 2013; previously he was the U.S. Representative for LA-5 from 2003 to 2013. First elected as a Democrat, he changed parties 30 minutes before the filing deadline on 6 August 2004, ensuring that no Democrat could run against him. Wikipedia*

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Rodney Alexander has 48 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2003 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for Louisiana's 5th district. The year with the most videos was 2009 with nine videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 39,003 views per program. Most appearances with David Vitter (3), Bill Cassidy (3), John Calvin Fleming Jr. (3). Most common tag: Republican Party.

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U.S. Representative, R-LA 5th August 9, 2004 - September 27, 2013 Videos: 42 U.S. Representative, D-LA 5th View Map January 3, 2003 - August 9, 2004 Videos: 6

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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 .

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