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Bill Nelson, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

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
Aug. 14, 2013 Record Lake Discharges, Mysterious Dolphin, Manatee Deaths Bring U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson to Indian River
Aug. 12, 2013 Help is on the Way for Apalachicola Bay
May 9, 2013 Water Resources Development Act of 2013 - Continued
Nov. 13, 2012 Sportsmen's Act of 2012 - Motion to Proceed - Continued
July 15, 2010 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
June 14, 2010 Senators to BP: Cough Up $20 Billion Advance
May 28, 2010 Gulf Of Mexico Fisheries
Feb. 23, 2010 Nelson Seeks Review of Fishing Bans
Dec. 10, 2009 Key Senate Panel Passes Import Ban on Giant Snakes
July 14, 2009 Senator Asks Interior Boss For Python Hunt
July 8, 2009 Congress Asked To Weigh Ban On Burmese Pythons
July 6, 2009 Burmese Pythons
May 1, 2009 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Feb. 24, 2009 Funding Brings Safe Haven For Endangered Manatees
Feb. 3, 2009 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
July 30, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 22, 2008 Congress Deep-Sixes Boating Permits
June 25, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 18, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 25, 2008 Senators Trying to Keep Government From Going Overboard on Boat Permits
April 2, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Feb. 1, 2006 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 17, 2006 E-Briefs
June 24, 2005 Nelson Enlisting Residents in Battle Against Big Oil
Dec. 4, 2003 Letter to Michael Leavitt, EPA Administrator
Oct. 2, 2003 CNN Wolf Blitzer Reports - Transcript
April 9, 2003 Prisoners of War Resolution
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