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Vito Fossella, Jr.'s Public Statements

Full Name: Vito J. Fossella, Jr.
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary Patricia Rowan; 3 Children: Dylan Michael, Griffin Thomas, Rowan Frances
Birth Date: 03/09/1965
Birth Place: Staten Island, NY
Home City: Staten Island, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Education - Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Reauthorization
Issue Position: Homeland Security - Protecting Consumers From Identity Theft
Issue Position: Financial Services - Keeping America Competitive
Issue Position: Homeland Security - Protecting Staten Island's Ports
Issue Position: Homeland Security - Bringing an Elite Anti-Terror Team to Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn
Issue Position: 9/11 Health - 9/11 Health and Compensation Act
Issue Position: Energy - Encouraged Delivery Fleet in NYC to Use Biodiesel
Issue Position: 9/11 Health - Requested GAO Report Which Found HHS Should Provide Health Care Services to ALL 9/11 Responders
Issue Position: Financial Services - Protecting Consumers From Identity Theft
Issue Position: Financial Services - Terrorism Insurance
Issue Position: Health Care - Ensuring Access to Vision Care for Children
Issue Position: Taxes - Eliminating the Death Tax
Issue Position: Transportation - Fighting Traffic, Encouraging Transit
Issue Position: Health Care - Supporting Funding for Breast Cancer Research
Issue Position: Veterans - Working to Establish a Veterans Cemetery on Staten Island
Issue Position: Transportation - Highways and Bridges
Issue Position: Transportation - Shore Parkway Seawall
Issue Position: Homeland Security - Expanding Interoperable Communications
Issue Position: Veterans - Fighting for Veteran's Access to Health Care
Issue Position: Homeland Security - Fighting for More Anti-Terror Money for NYC
Issue Position: Health Care - Promoting Men's Health
Issue Position: Transportation - New Proposed MTA Fare Hikes
Issue Position: Telecommunications - Digital Television Transition (DTV)
Issue Position: Health Care - Expanding Health Care Services on the North Shore
Issue Position: 9/11 Health - Secured $50 Million for 9/11 Health Clinics
Issue Position: Health Care - Working to Reduce the Incidence of Diabetes
Issue Position: Education - Federal Funding for Education
Issue Position: Health Care - Fighting for the Future of Victory Memorial
Issue Position: Energy - Securing America's Energy Future
Issue Position: Education - No Child Left Behind
Issue Position: Transportation - Brooklyn Traffic Initiatives
Issue Position: Taxes - Reducing the Tax Burden Caused by the Alternative Minimum Tax
Issue Position: Homeland Security - Strengthening New York Harbor
Issue Position: Homeland Security - Fighting Bioterrorism
Oct. 13, 2008 Exchange News Direct - Rep Fossella To U.S. Treasury: Bold And Decisive Action Is Needed
Sept. 30, 2008 New York Times - 2 Congressmen Manage to Agree That Bailout Is Needed
Sept. 27, 2008 Staten Island Advance - Congressional Candidates Support Bailout -- With Limits
July 24, 2008 Clinton, Schumer, Nadler, Maloney and Fossella Welcome CDC's First Step to Provide 9/11 Health Care for Area Residents, Workers, Students and Others
June 25, 2008 Remembering the Korean War and the U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement
June 2, 2008 GAO: Feds Still Lack Coordinated Plan to Protect Disaster Responders
May 22, 2008 Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009
May 20, 2008 Mount Sinai: 9/11 Heroes Have PTSD at Rates Much Higher than the General Population
April 28, 2008 Reps. Fossella, Boren and Herger Unveil Bipartisan Bill to Encourage Small Employers to Expand & Spur Economic Growth
April 23, 2008 Reps. Fossella, Smith & King Begin Circulating Discharge Petition to Force Vote on Bipartisan FISA Modernization Bill
April 23, 2008 Reps. Fossella, Smith & King Begin Circulating Discharge Petition to Force Vote on Bipartisan FISA Modernization Bill
April 22, 2008 Rep. Fossella Applauds South Korea Govt's Plan to Reopen Market to U.S. Beef
April 22, 2008 Rep. Fossella Cosponsors Legislation to Improve & Expand Care & Services for Americans with Autism
April 17, 2008 Rep. Fossella Calls on HBO to Apologize for Host Bill Maher's Anti-Catholic Rant
April 16, 2008 Beach Protection Act of 2007
April 15, 2008 Rep. Fossella to President Carter: Do Not Meet With Terrorist Group Hamas
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