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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
April 15, 2014 Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes Solicitations Under Scrutiny
April 14, 2014 USF Scientists, Hillsborough Sheriff Continue Hunt for Clues in Reform School Deaths
April 14, 2014 Officials Eye Fate of Baldwin VA Center
April 11, 2014 Letter to Will Weatherford, Speaker of the Florida Legislature, and Don Gaetz, President of the Florida Senate - Medicaid Expansion
April 10, 2014 National Healthcare Decisions Day
April 9, 2014 USF Health Byrd Alzheimer's Institute
April 3, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Seniors Programs
April 1, 2014 Nelson Supports Latest University Request on Dozier
March 31, 2014 Letter to R. Gil Kerlikowske, Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection - Miami International Airport
March 31, 2014 Association of Jewish Aging Services
March 28, 2014 Letter to Aviva Sufian, Special Envoy for US Holocaust Survivor Services - Review of Funding Gaps and Barriers Impacting Holocaust Survivors
March 28, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Hospital Deaths and Veterans Care
March 26, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavvener, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Alternative Medicaid Expansion Plan
March 26, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Aging - Preventing Medicare Fraud
March 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Ongoing Negotiations Between the P5+1 and Iran
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 14, 2014 Letter to Mark Wetjen, Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and Scott O'Malia, Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, and Bart Chilton, Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission - Oil and Gas Market Speculation
March 13, 2014 Congress Passes Flood Insurance Rate Relief
March 11, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Scretary of the Department of Homeland Secuirty - Shorten Lines and Make Passengers Safer at MIA
March 6, 2014 Freedom for Bob Levinson
March 5, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Aging Committee - Income Security and the Elderly: Securing Gains made in the War on Poverty
March 5, 2014 Nelson Pushing for Response to Crackdown in Venezuela
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Proposed Medicare Rule
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - TRICARE
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Jia Tongchun, General Manager of the Taishan Gypsum Company - Warner, Kaine Press Chinese Drywall Manufacturer to Take Care of Virginia Consumers
Feb. 21, 2014 Lawmaker Wants Explanation Behind Unemployment Fiasco
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Scott Dahl, Inspector General of the Department of Labor - Florida CONNECT
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary for the Army for Civil Works, US Army Corps of Engineers - Florida Keys Water Quality Improvement Program
Feb. 13, 2014 VA Reports It's Ready to Go with Domiciliary and Groundbreaking on Simulation Center
Feb. 12, 2014 Unemployment Insurance
Feb. 12, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Aging Special Committee - In Search of a Second Act: The Challenges & Advantages of Senior Entrepreneurship
Feb. 12, 2014 Senate Lawmakers Examine Challenges Facing Senior Start-Ups
Feb. 12, 2014 Voter Suppression
Feb. 12, 2014 Boxer, Nelson Introduce Legislation to Ensure Voters Wait No Longer than Thirty Minutes to Vote
Feb. 11, 2014 Repealing Section 403 of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed - Continued
Feb. 11, 2014 Senators Urge Colleagues to Support Nation's Military Retirees and Restore Earned Benefits
Feb. 10, 2014 Lawmaker: Latest State Move on College Polling is Another Attempt at Voter Suppression
Feb. 5, 2014 Letter to Rick Scott, Governor of Florida - Medicaid Expansion
Feb. 4, 2014 Congress Approves $125 Million to Fight Citrus Disease
Feb. 4, 2014 Rubio, Warren Introduce Legislation To Protect Veterans From Financial Scams
Feb. 1, 2014 Rubio Addresses Constituent Concerns About Obama's Executive Overreaches
Jan. 31, 2014 Rubio Calls On Administration To Address Provocative Chinese Behavior
Jan. 31, 2014 Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Protect Consumers' Personal Data
Jan. 30, 2014 Rubio And Risch Comment On Russia Treaty Violation
Jan. 30, 2014 Senate Votes to Stop Flood Insurance Rate Hikes
Jan. 29, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Advanced Biofuel Incentives That Move Beyond Corn-Based Ethanol
Jan. 29, 2014 Senators Collins, Nelson Introduce Bill to Encourage Retirement Savings
Jan. 29, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Resolutions
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