Shelley Moore Capito

Shelley Wellons Moore Capito is an American politician serving as the junior United States Senator from West Virginia since 2015. A member of the Republican Party, she was the U.S. Representative for West Virginia-2 from 2001 until her election to the Senate. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Shelley Moore Capito has 622 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2000 Forum as a U.S. Representative Candidate. The year with the most videos was 2017 with 52 videos. Most appearances with Jeb Hensarling (20), Spencer Bachus (17), Judy Biggert (17). Most common tags: Banking & Financial Markets, Regulation, Republican Party.

Appearances by Title:January 6, 2015 - Present U.S. Senator, R-WV View Map Videos: 196


U.S. Representative, R-WV 2nd January 3, 2001 - January 3, 2015 Videos: 420 U.S. Representative Candidate,
c. April 28, 2000 - c. January 1, 2001 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate confirmed five U.S. district court judicial nominations: Pamela Barker, Northern District of Ohio; Corey Maze,…

  • Television and Streaming Services

    Television and Streaming Services

    The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee held a hearing on how television and delivery of video content…

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate considered judicial and executive nominations, including the head of the Social Security Administration. Several…

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate convened for a legislative session.

  • FBI Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Request

    FBI Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Request

    FBI Director Christopher Wray testified before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on the agency’s fiscal year 2020 budget request. He…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate fell short of the 67 votes needed to override President Trump’s veto of a joint war powers resolution ending U.S.…

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District Map Ideology Rankings

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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