Rodney Alexander

Rodney McKinnie Alexander is an American politician and member of the Republican Party who served as the Secretary of the Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs from September 30, 2013 until June 3, 2014. Previously he was the U.S. Representative for from 2003 to 2013. First elected as a Democrat, he changed parties a half hour before the filing deadline on August 6, 2004, ensuring that no Democrat could run against him. He was re-elected as a Republican five times. 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 38,726 views per program. Most appearances with David Vitter (3), Bill Cassidy M.D. (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 the Voteview Blog .

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