Theodore Fulton Stevens Sr. was a United States Senator from Alaska, whose tenure extended from December 24, 1968, until January 3, 2009. He was thus the longest serving Republican senator in history at the time he left office; his record was surpassed in January 2017 by Orrin Hatch of Utah. Wikipedia*
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Ted Stevens has 1,041 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 Senate Committee. The year with the most videos was 2005 with 85 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 697 views per program. Most appearances with Pete V. Domenici (14), Bill Frist M.D. (13), Kay Bailey Hutchison (11). Most common tags: Federal Budget, American Perspectives, Alaska.