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Bill Nelson, Sr.'s Public Statements

Full Name: William 'Bill' Clarence Nelson, Sr.
Office: U.S. Senate (FL) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Grace; 2 Children: Nan Ellen, Bill Jr.
Birth Date: 09/29/1942
Birth Place: Miami, FL
Home City: Orlando-Melbourne, FL
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: Iraq
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Consumers
Issue Position: Social Justice
Issue Position: National ID
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Seniors
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Health
Issue Position: Space
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Economy
July 30, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Aging Special Committee - Admitted or Not? The Impact of Medicare Observation Status on Seniors
July 28, 2014 The Hill - Nelson: Stopping the Drugs Will Solve the Border Crisis
July 28, 2014 Nomination of Pamela Harris to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit
July 25, 2014 CBS 12 News - Senator Bill Nelson Announces New Bi-Partisan Backed Help And Research For The Polluted Indian River Lagoon
July 23, 2014 Added Program Looks to Cut Customs Wait Time at Orlando Airport
July 21, 2014 45-Year Anniversary of the Lunar Landing
July 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States- Seismic Testing Off Florida's East Coast
July 18, 2014 Senate Aging Committee Leaders Respond to SSA Announcement on Benefit Verification Letters
July 17, 2014 Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Authorization Act
July 17, 2014 Border Crisis
July 16, 2014 Hearing of the Strategic Forces Subcommittee of the Senate Armed Services Committee and the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Testimony on Assured Access to Space
July 16, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Aging Special Committee - Hanging Up on Phone Scams: Progress and Potential Solutions to This Scourge
July 14, 2014 Naples Daily News - Sen. Nelson: Prevent Oil Drilling in Southwest Florida From "Messing Up' Everglades
July 14, 2014 E-Cigarettes
July 14, 2014 Florida's Everglades
July 14, 2014 Diabetes Study
July 14, 2014 Senate Hearing to Examine Rise in Grandparent Scams
July 10, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 10, 2014 Lawmakers Want Safety Caps on Liquid Nicotine for E-Cigarettes
July 9, 2014 Associated Press - Medicare Providers Complain of Duplicative Audits
June 25, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Regarding Continuing Oversight of Corinthian and Other For-Profit Schools
June 19, 2014 Manchin, Wicker, Kirk, Nelson Introduce Bill to Reform Hospital Readmissions Program
June 18, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 - Motion to Proceed
June 18, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Aging Committee - Reduction in Face-to-Face Services at the Social Security Administration
June 17, 2014 Sen. Nelson on Situation in Iraq
June 17, 2014 Congress Approves Funding to Battle Toxic Algae in Florida's Waterways
June 13, 2014 Congress Approves Some Funding to Clean Up Caloosahatchee, Stalls Other
June 12, 2014 Sen. Nelson's Statement on the Situation in Iraq
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
June 10, 2014 Senior Safety Act
June 6, 2014 Nelson Says Army Barking Up Wrong Tree with Plan for Simulation Cut
June 5, 2014 Burwell Nomination
June 5, 2014 Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month
June 4, 2014 Experts Reaffirm Import of Mars Trip
May 30, 2014 Sen. Bill Nelson's Comment on Gen. Shinseki
May 28, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Regarding Lung Cancer Screenings
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