Representative E. Scott Rigell's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: E. Scott Rigell
Current Office: U.S. House - District 2, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Teri; 4 Children: Lindsey, Mallory, Justus, Shannon
Birth Date: 05/28/1960
Birth Place: Titusville, FL
Home City: Virginia Beach, VA
Religion: Christian
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Issue Position: Health Care Issue Position: Family Values Issue Position: Spending Issue Position: My Ten Commitments Issue Position: Protecting Social Security Issue Position: Job Creation Issue Position: Jobs & Economy Issue Position: Veterans 7/17/14 Cicilline, Rigell Seek Mandatory Ethics Training for Members of Congress 7/16/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC 7/15/14 Letter to Deborah James, Secretary of the Air Force - Joint Base Langley-Eustis 7/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations 7/02/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action 6/30/14 Kaine, Rigell, Scott, Wittman Host Sea Level Rise Conference in Norfolk 6/26/14 Rigell Supports House Efforts to Increase American Energy Independence 6/20/14 House Passes FY15 Defense Appropriations Bill 6/13/14 Wausau Daily Herald - Ribble Moves to "Condemn" Obama 6/12/14 USA Today: Lawmakers seek condemnation of Obama over Bergdahl 6/10/14 Rigell Supports Timely Access to Care and Accountability for Veterans 6/05/14 Rigell Responds to Prisoner Swap 6/05/14 Letter to Terry McAuliffe, Governor of Virginia - Calls for Statewide Task Force to Address Growing Heroin Epidemic 5/30/14 Rigell Responds to Shinseki Resignation Urges President to lead in fixing VA crisis 5/22/14 House Passes Bipartisan Defense Authorization Bill Includes Rigell's War Powers language; environmental cleanup at Wallops; prioritizes safety in equipment procurement; reinstates increase in troop pay 5/21/14 Rigell Responds to POTUS Statement Following White House Meeting With VA Secretary Shinseki 5/21/14 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2015 5/08/14 Rigell Votes to Hold Former IRS Official Lois Lerner in Contempt of Congress 5/08/14 Rigell's Language Included in FY15 National Defense Authorization Act 5/02/14 Rigell Applauds Decision to Establish House Select Committee on Benghazi 5/01/14 Rigell Votes to Freeze Pay for Members of Congress 5/01/14 E-Newsletter: Do You Believe in Prayer? 5/01/14 House Passes Appropriations Measure that Reaffirms Commitment to Service Members, Improves Quality of Veterans Medical Care 4/30/14 E-Newsletter: Protecting Our Region's Natural Resources 4/28/14 Rigell Supports Transparency for Federal Spending, Accountability from Government Agencies 4/22/14 E-Newsletter: Protecting American Small Businesses 4/18/14 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo 4/10/14 Letter to Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop Closure of Military Fast Food Outlets 4/10/14 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities 4/10/14 Rigell Supports Plan to Wisely Control Federal Spending, Ease Burden Caused by Defense Sequester 4/08/14 Terminal Velocity 4/05/14 Rigell Co-Sponsors Legislation to Protect Military Commissaries 4/03/14 Letter to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy - Potential Ban of Tobacco Sales throughout the Navy 4/03/14 Rigell Votes to Reverse the 30 Hour Work Week Provision of the Affordable Care Act 4/01/14 Rigell Supports Legislation to Protect Quality Healthcare at Children's Hospitals 3/28/14 Rigell Receives "Champion of Healthcare Innovation" Award From the Healthcare Leadership Council 3/28/14 Rigell Receives "Champion of Healthcare Innovation" Award From the Healthcare Leadership Council 3/26/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia 3/26/14 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Maintain Availability of Produce at Overseas Commissaries 3/25/14 Rigell Statement on Shooting at Naval Station Norfolk 3/25/14 Rigell Co-Sponsors Legislation to Improve Accountability at Department of Veterans Affairs 3/24/14 Rigell Supports Rebuilding Efforts in Philippines