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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: Immigration
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Seniors
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Space
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: Consumers
Issue Position: Iraq
Issue Position: Health
Issue Position: Social Justice
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: National ID
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 Hearing of the Senate Aging Committee - Reduction in Face-to-Face Services at the Social Security Administration
June 18, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 - Motion to Proceed
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 Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month
June 5, 2014 Burwell Nomination
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
May 25, 2014 The Daytona Beach News-Journal - Sen. Bill Nelson: Get to the Bottom of Veterans' Health Care Scandal
May 22, 2014 Markey, Blumenthal, Nelson Introduce Bill To Eliminate Cap On Maximum Allowable Civil Fine DOT Can Levy On Automakers
May 22, 2014 "Some Heads Need to Roll"
May 22, 2014 WRRDA Conference Report
May 22, 2014 U.S. Moves to Break from Russian Rocket Dependence
May 21, 2014 Rubio, Nelson, Frankel, Wasserman Schultz Announce Port Everglades Update
May 20, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 14, 2014 Nomination of Roy K.J. Williams to Be Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development
May 13, 2014 Hire More Heroes Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
May 13, 2014 Lawmakers Join All-Out Push to Combat Medicare Fraud
May 13, 2014 All-Out Press to Combat Medicare Fraud
May 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Natural Gas Exports
May 7, 2014 Condemning Abduction of Female Students in Nigeria
May 7, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Aging Committee - The Fight Against Cancer: Challenges, Progress, & Promise
May 5, 2014 Gold Scam
May 5, 2014 Florida Flooding
May 1, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, EPA Administrator - Regarding Unauthorized Drilling Near Florida Everglades
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Aging Committee - Exploring the Perils of the Precious Metals Market
April 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Federal Help for Storm Victims
April 29, 2014 Minimum Wage Fairness Act -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued
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