Tom Petri

Thomas Evert Petri was the U.S. Representative for WI-6 from 1979 to 2015. He is a member of the Republican Party. Wikipedia*

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Tom Petri has 405 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1982 House Proceeding. The year with the most videos was 2010 with 26 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 6,911 views per program. Most appearances with James L. Oberstar (4), Joe Lieberman (3), James M. Inhofe (3). Most common tags: Transportation, Highway Transportation, Legislative Branch.

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U.S. Representative, R-WI 6th April 3, 1979 - January 3, 2015 Videos: 403

Recent Appearances

  • Finance in Political Campaigns

    Finance in Political Campaigns

    Panelists talked about the history of campaign finance. They spoke about court decisions and legislation that have regulated…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House debated debated H.R. 5781, a bill which would provide drought relief to California. Members also debated a series…

  • Congressional Career of Representative Tom Petri

    Congressional Career of Representative Tom Petri

    Representative Tom Petri (R-WI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 35-year career in the…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House considered H.R. 3086, a bill that would make the ban on Internet access taxes permanent. Members also continued…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House debated seven bills under suspension of the rules.

  • House Session, Part 3

    House Session, Part 3

    The House convened for a legislative session and voted on bills debated earlier in the day. The House continued work on a…

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