William "Bill" J. Bennett
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William "Bill" J. Bennett

William John "Bill" Bennett is an American conservative pundit, politician, and political theorist, who served as Secretary of Education from 1985 to 1988 under President Ronald Reagan. He also held the post of Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy under George H. W. Bush. Wikipedia*

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William "Bill" J. Bennett has 199 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 Senate Committee as a Co-Director for the Empower America. The year with the most videos was 1989 with 22 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 1,513 views per program. Most appearances with Steve Scully (10), Lamar Alexander (6), George H. W. Bush (6). Most common tags: Education Policy, Drug Policy, Values and Ethics.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2004 - Present Talk Show Host, Morning in America, Salem Radio Network Videos: 19 c. January 28, 1985 - Present Co-Director, Empower America Videos: 82 c. July 1, 1997 - Present Member, Presidential Advisory Board on Race Videos: 1


Director, Office of National Drug Control Policy, White House c. January 12, 1989 - c. January 19, 1990 Videos: 49 Secretary, Department of Education c. January 1, 1985 - c. September 20, 1988 Videos: 35 Vice Chair, Dole (E.) Presidential Campaign c. November 6, 1996 - c. November 10, 1996 Videos: 1 Fellow, Hudson Institute c. May 5, 1991 - c. January 12, 1993 Videos: 10

Recent Appearances

  • After Words with William Bennett

    After Words with William Bennett

    William Bennett talked about his book Going to Pot: Why the Rush to Legalize Marijuana is Harming America, in which he…

  • <em>Is College Worth It?</em>

    Is College Worth It?

    William Bennett, former U.S. Secretary of Education, talked about his book, Is College Worth It?: A Former United States…

  • 2012 Year-in-Review with William Bennett

    2012 Year-in-Review with William Bennett

    William Bennett talked about the year’s major news events and ongoing political, cultural, and social changes in the nation today.…

  •  William Bennett on the 2012 Campaign

    William Bennett on the 2012 Campaign

    Radio talk show host Bill Bennett talked about the latest developments in the 2012 presidential campaign. He talked about how the unrest…

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