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Roger Wicker's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Roger F. Wicker
Office: U.S. Senate (MS) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 12/31/2007
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Gayle; 3 Children: Margaret, Caroline, McDaniel
Birth Date: 07/05/1951
Birth Place: Pontotoc, MS
Home City: Tupelo, MS
Religion: Southern Baptist
Date Title
Issue Position: Education
June 25, 2014 Wicker Supports Job Training Bill
Feb. 5, 2014 Senators Introduce Resolution Denouncing Obama Administration's Coercion of States with Common Core
May 9, 2013 Smith, Lofgren Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Create Science Laureate Position
May 11, 2012 Letter to Senate Conferees
Oct. 3, 2011 Wicker: Education Reform Part of Economic Recovery
April 12, 2011 Cochran and Wicker Highlight "Teach Children to Save Initiative" as Part of Financial Literacy Month
Dec. 9, 2010 Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010--Motion to Proceed
Sept. 13, 2010 Wicker Highlights Successful Mississippi Education Programs
April 27, 2010 Wicker Emphasizes Importance of Art Education for Well-Rounded Students
April 20, 2010 Cochran & Wicker Encourage Broader "Financial Literacy" Among Mississippians
Oct. 14, 2009 Cochran & Wicker Encourage Mississippi Youth Volunteers To Apply For "Spirit Of Community" Honors
May 1, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Harkin and Arlen Specter, Chairman And Ranking Member, Senate Subcommittee On Labor, Health And Human Services, Education And Related Agencies
March 24, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee – Nominations
Feb. 25, 2009 Sens. Wicker and Durbin Introduce Paul Simon Study Abroad Foundation Act
May 1, 2008 Wicker Supports Legislation to Strengthen G.I. Benefits
Feb. 18, 2008 Weekly Column: Wicker Touts Importance of Community College System
Nov. 6, 2007 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3043, Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act ...
Oct. 31, 2007 Motion to Go to Conference on H.R. 3043, Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 20, 2007 Wicker: Appropriations Bill Has Funds For Miss. Projects
May 1, 2007 Supporting The Goals And Ideals Of National Community College Month
Jan. 17, 2007 College Student Relief Act of 2007
July 29, 2005 Conference Report on H.R. 6, Energy Policy Act of 2005
June 23, 2005 Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
April 18, 2005 Wicker Reaffirms Support for National Writing Project
Dec. 20, 2004 Congress OKs Wicker Bill to Boost History, Civics Education
Nov. 19, 2004 American History and Civics Education Act of 2004
Sept. 9, 2004 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
Sept. 8, 2004 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
Aug. 23, 2004 Wicker Shares Citizenship Lesson with Boy Scouts
March 24, 2004 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2005
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Jobs and Economic Growth
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Education
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