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Rush Holt, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Campaign Finance and Elections

Full Name: Rush D. Holt, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 12, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Margaret; 3 Children: Michael, Dejan, Rachel
Birth Date: 10/15/1948
Birth Place: Weston, WV
Home City: Hopewell Township, NJ
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
June 17, 2013 Holt Responds to Supreme Court Ruling on Arizona Voting Law
Dec. 1, 2011 Terminating Presidential Election Campaign Fund and Election Assistance Commission
Nov. 16, 2011 Right to Vote Under Attack
Nov. 9, 2011 Letter to Lamar Smith, John Conyers, Daniel E. Lungren and Robert A. Brady
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Oct. 13, 2011 Voter Supression
June 21, 2011 Election Support Consolidation and Efficiency Act
Sept. 23, 2010 Historic Fair Elections Legislation Passes Out of Committee
Aug. 13, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Eric Holder Attorney General
Nov. 19, 2009 Letter To Chair Beach, Vice-Chair Hillman, And Commissioner Davidson, Election Assistance Commission
July 28, 2009 Absentee Ballot Track, Receive, And Confirm Act
July 23, 2009 Holt Praises Civil Rights Groups Upon Release Of Report Calling For Voter-Marked Paper Ballots And Election Audits
July 16, 2009 Financial Services And General Government Appropriations Act, 2010
July 16, 2009 Financial Services And General Government Appropriations Act, 2010
June 17, 2009 Holt Reintroduces Voter Confidence And Increased Accessibility Act
Oct. 24, 2008 Princeton Packet - 12th District Candidates Holt and Bateman Hold Debate at Rider
Oct. 17, 2008 Holt Statement On New Jersey Voting Report
Oct. 7, 2008 Holt Statement On New Jersey Voting Machine Decision
Oct. 3, 2008 Addressing the Economic Crisis
Aug. 1, 2008 Holt Introduces Emergency Election Audit Bill for 2008 Elections
Aug. 1, 2008 Protecting the Voter
July 15, 2008 Holt Statement on House Voting Legislation
April 15, 2008 Emergency Assistance for Secure Elections Act of 2008
April 15, 2008 Holt Blasts Republicans for Blocking Emergency Voting Bill to Help Ensure Accuracy, Integrity of 2008 Elections
April 2, 2008 House Administration Committee Approves Holt Emergency Voting Bill to Help Ensure Accuracy, Integrity of 2008 Election
March 5, 2008 Emergency Assistance for Secure Elections Act
March 3, 2008 Holt Commends Mercer County Clerk for Requesting an Investigation into Voting Machine Errors
Feb. 28, 2008 Holt Statement on Possibility New Jersey Would
Jan. 18, 2008 Ensuring Verifiable, Accurate Elections
Jan. 17, 2008 Holt Introduces Emergency Bill to Help Ensure Accuracy, Integrity of 2008 Election
July 19, 2007 Holt Increases Funding for Voting Access, Protection, Advocacy
June 27, 2007 Financial Services And General Government Appropriations Act, 2008
May 23, 2007 Majority of House Supports Verifiable Elections
Feb. 6, 2007 Holt Reintroduces Voting Integrity Bill
Nov. 20, 2006 eGenda: Safeguarding Taxpayer Money
Nov. 15, 2006 House Members Call For Passage of E-Voting Machine Security Legislation
Nov. 3, 2006 Know Your Voting Rights
Oct. 10, 2006 The Washington Post - A Vote We Can Believe In
Sept. 28, 2006 Press Release - Holt, Voting Integrity Advocates Call On Congress To Pass HR 550 Before House Adjourns For The Mid-Term Elections
Sept. 13, 2006 Holt: Princeton Computer Scientists Show How to Steal Votes In Under A Minute Without Being Caught
Sept. 12, 2006 Holt Statement on Problems With Electronic Voting Machines in Maryland and D.C. Elections
Aug. 16, 2006 Grijalva, Holt Call For Accessible Balloting, Verifiable Election Results
July 19, 2006 Holt: Electronic Voting Machine Security Certification Should Be Mandatory
July 13, 2006 Fannie Lou Hamer, Rosa Parks, and Coretta Scott King Voting Rights Act Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 2006
April 6, 2006 Voter Confidence and Increased Accessibility Act
June 10, 2005 Holt Welcomes Voting Reform Advocates to Washington
Jan. 6, 2005 Counting Electoral Votes--Joint Session of the House and Senate Held Pursuant to the Provisions of Senate Concurrent Resolution 1
Dec. 7, 2004 Holt Statement on Voting in 2004
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