William Donald Schaefer

William Donald Schaefer

William Donald Schaefer was an American politician who served in public office for 50 years at both the state and local level in Maryland. A Democrat, he was mayor of Baltimore from 1971 to 1987, the 58th Governor of Maryland from January 21, 1987 to January 18, 1995, and the Comptroller of Maryland from January 20, 1999 to January 17, 2007. On September 12, 2006, Schaefer was defeated in his reelection bid for Comptroller by Maryland Delegate Peter Franchot in the Democratic Party primary. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
William Donald Schaefer has 26 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Meeting. The year with the most videos was 1989 with six videos. Most appearances with Michael N. Castle (5), George Sinner (5), Roy Romer (5). Most common tags: Maryland, Education Policy.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1987 - Present Governor,
Videos: 26

Recent Appearances

  • Telecommunications and Education

    Telecommunications and Education

    Governors spoke about the education infrastructure and the benefits of the information superhighway on education. Following…

  • Welfare Reform

    Welfare Reform

    This was a roundtable to discuss proposals and already existing programs for welfare reform. The governors heard…

  • Reinventing Government

    Reinventing Government

    Heads of government organizations and public officials participated in a forum on reinventing government during the closing…

  • North American Free Trade Agreement

    North American Free Trade Agreement

    The governors briefed reporters on the reasons they support the North American Free Trade Agreement. The news conference was…

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