Sam Farr

Samuel Sharon "Sam" Farr is an American politician who was the U.S. Representative for California's 17th and 20th congressional districts . He is a member of the Democratic Party. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Sam Farr has 563 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1993 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for California's 17th district. The year with the most videos was 1995 with 52 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 8,780 views per program. Most appearances with Sheila Jackson Lee (5), Bernie Sanders (4), Marcy Kaptur (4). Most common tag: Environment.

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U.S. Representative, D-CA 20th View Map January 3, 2013 - January 5, 2017 Videos: 75 U.S. Representative, D-CA 17th June 16, 1993 - January 3, 2013 Videos: 488

Recent Appearances

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House approved short-term federal government funding through April 28, 2017. Members also passed a water projects…

  •  Federal Spending General Debate

    Federal Spending General Debate

    House members debated and passed a continuing resolution that would keep the government funded through April 28, 2017. The…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House voted 231-196 to pass an Interior Department Spending bill. Following the completion of legislative work ahead of the…

  • House Session

    House Session

    House Republicans had been planning to allow a vote on gun control legislation after the June 12, 2016, mass shooting in…

  • Open Phones on Gun Legislation Protest, Part 2

    Open Phones on Gun Legislation Protest, Part 2

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the House of Representatives sit-in staged by House Democrats over gun…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House passed two bills. The first relates to Zika virus prevention that amends federal law on pesticide use in or near…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

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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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