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Tip O'Neill Jr.

Thomas Phillip "Tip" O'Neill Jr. was an American politician and Speaker of the United States House of Representatives. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Tip O'Neill Jr. has 58 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1977 Address as a Democratic Representative for Massachusetts's 8th district. The year with the most videos was 1986 with 14 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1984 with an average of 2,543 views per program. Most appearances with Brian Lamb (5), Barney Frank (4), Silvio O. Conte (4). Most common tags: Joint Session, House Proceeding.

Appearances by Title:


U.S. Representative, D-MA 11th January 3, 1953 - January 8, 1963 Videos: 9 U.S. Representative, D-MA 8th January 9, 1963 - January 3, 1987 Videos: 40

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Tip O'Neill and the Democratic Century</em>

    Tip O'Neill and the Democratic Century

    John Farrell talked about his book Tip O’Neill and the Democratic Century: A Biography, published by Little, Brown & Company. Thomas Philip…

  • Former Speaker O'Neill Funeral Service

    Former Speaker O'Neill Funeral Service

    Numerous dignitaries, including former presidents Ford and Carter, attended the funeral mass for former House Speaker Thomas “Tip”…

  • Perspective on the 1992 Elections

    Perspective on the 1992 Elections

    Former Speaker of the House Tip O’Neill discussed the recent presidential election and the next session of Congress, and…

  • Open Phones: Election Results

    Open Phones: Election Results

    Callers commented on the results of the previous day’s presidential election and the victory of Democratic nominee Gov. Bill…

  • Mock '92 Democratic Convention

    Mock '92 Democratic Convention

    Three speeches highlighted the Washington and Lee University Mock Convention, which has correctly chosen presidential…

  • Speaker of the House

    Speaker of the House

    Current Speaker of the House of Representatives Thomas Foley and former Speaker Tip O’Neill commented briefly during a short…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

Former Ideology Rankings

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