Stephanie Herseth Sandlin

Stephanie Herseth Sandlin is an attorney who served as the Democratic U.S. Representative for from 2004 until 2011. She was first elected to Congress in a special election in June 2004, and was re-elected three times before losing her seat in Congress to Republican Kristi Noem in 2010. She was the youngest female member of the House, and the first woman elected to the House of Representatives from South Dakota. Before her 2007 marriage to Max Sandlin, she was known as Stephanie Herseth. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Stephanie Herseth Sandlin has 135 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1992 Speech as a Student for the Georgetown University. The year with the most videos was 2005 with 36 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 4,258 views per program. Most appearances with Tim P. Johnson (7), John Thune (5), Allen Boyd (5). Most common tags: South Dakota, House of Representatives, Base Closings.

Appearances by Title:c. April 3, 1992 - Present Student, Georgetown University Videos: 1


U.S. Representative, D-SD View Map June 1, 2004 - January 4, 2011 Videos: 128 U.S. Representative Candidate, South Dakota
c. October 22, 2002 - c. November 5, 2002 Videos: 4

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