Thad Cochran

William Thad Cochran is an American politician and attorney who served as a United States Senator from Mississippi from 1978 to 2018. A member of the Republican Party, he previously served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1973 to 1978. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Thad Cochran has 836 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 Senate Committee. The year with the most videos was 1993 with 59 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 5,968 views per program. Most appearances with Bob Dole (20), Don Nickles (19), Judd Gregg (14). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Republican Party, 104th Congress.

Appearances by Title:


U.S. Senator, R-MS View Map January 1, 1978 - April 1, 2018 Videos: 836 U.S. Representative, R-MS 4th January 3, 1973 - October 15, 1978 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

See all appearances

Appearance Stats


Historical Member of Congress Record

Former District Map Former Ideology Rankings Past Elections

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

Historic election results compiled from data found on

* The first paragraph of this page uses material from the Wikipedia article 'Thad Cochran', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0. Footnotes and parentheticals have been removed.