Edward William "Bill" Proxmire was an American politician. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as a United States Senator from Wisconsin from 1957 to 1989, the longest term served by a Wisconsin senator. Wikipedia*
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William Proxmire has 215 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 Senate Highlight. The year with the most videos was 1988 with 138 videos. Most appearances with Charles Mathias (2), Elliot L. Richardson (2), Richard Kimball (2). Most common tags: Federal Budget, U.S. Economy, Campaigns.