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Tom Daschle

Thomas Andrew Daschle is a retired American politician and lobbyist who served as United States Senator from South Dakota from 1987 to 2005. He is a member of the Democratic Party. Wikipedia*

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Tom Daschle has 2,098 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative. The year with the most videos was 1995 with 319 videos as a Democratic Senator for South Dakota. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 10,728 views per program. Most appearances with Richard A. Gephardt (209), Trent Lott (89), Ted Kennedy (65). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Senate, Tax Policy.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2015 - Present Member, Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense Videos: 5 c. January 1, 2007 - Present Co-Founder, Bipartisan Policy Center Videos: 5 c. March 1, 2013 - Present Co-Chair, Commission on Political Reform, Bipartisan Policy Center Videos: 0 November 18, 2009 - Present Member, Global Board, DLA Piper Videos: 0 November 18, 2009 - Present Senior Policy Adviser, Government Affairs Practice Group, DLA Piper Videos: 0


U.S. Senator, D-SD View Map January 4, 1987 - January 4, 2005 Videos: 2,078 U.S. Representative, D-SD January 3, 1983 - January 3, 1987 Videos: 9 U.S. Representative, D-SD 1st January 3, 1979 - January 2, 1983 Videos: 0

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