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Rush Holt, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Crime

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 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
Jan. 15, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: New Jersey Port Authority Scandal
Jan. 14, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: New Jersey Port Authority Scandal
Sept. 18, 2013 Providing for Establishment of Special Envoy
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
April 30, 2013 Newsletter - Anthrax, Now Ricin
April 24, 2013 Armenian Genocide Anniversary
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
April 3, 2013 Rutgers Coach Firing Highlights Need for Lautenberg, Holt College Anti-Bullying Bill
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
Feb. 4, 2013 Lautenberg, Holt Reintroduce Clementi Bill to Protect College Students from Harassment
Sept. 21, 2012 Do-Nothing Congress
June 28, 2012 Recommending that Attorney General Eric Holder Be Found in Contempt of Congress
June 25, 2012 Holt Announces $3 Million Grant for Trenton to Put 12 Police Officers Back on the Beat
May 16, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4970, Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4310, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 10, 2012 Holt Introduces Resolution Condemning NYPD's Warrantless Spying and Religious Profiling
April 17, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
Feb. 8, 2012 Actions Have Consequences: Cops Funding Crisis
Feb. 15, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Jan. 14, 2011 The Tragedy in Arizona
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Nov. 18, 2010 Lautenberg, Holt Introduce Bill To Protect College Students From Harassment
July 27, 2010 Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010
April 5, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Howard Berman, Chairman, House Committee On Foreign Affairs
Feb. 25, 2010 Intelligence Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
Oct. 9, 2009 Holt Announces Congressional Oversight Hearing On Sean Goldman, International Child Abduction
Oct. 8, 2009 Conference Report On H.R. 2647, National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
Oct. 8, 2009 Holt Hails Passage Of Hate Crimes Prevention Bill
April 29, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 1913, Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act Of 2009
April 27, 2009 Cops Improvement Act Of 2009
Jan. 22, 2009 Hold Statement on President Obama's Orders on Detainee Treatment
Nov. 12, 2008 Holt Calls On President-Elect Obama to Issue Torture Ban Upon Assuming Office
June 13, 2008 Reinvesting in Amtrak
May 22, 2008 House Approves Holt Detainee Interrogation Recording Amendment to DOD Authorization Bill
March 17, 2008 The Debate Over Warrantless Surveillance
Jan. 2, 2008 Holt Statement on Attorney General Mukasey's Announcement of Investigation Into Destruction of Interrogations Tapes
Dec. 13, 2007 Holt Introduces ‘Detainee Interrogation Recording Act' to Prevent Abuses and Strengthen Intelligence Efforts
Oct. 17, 2007 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3773, RESTORE Act of 2007
Oct. 16, 2007 Free Flow of Information Act of 2007
July 26, 2007 Commerce, Justice, Science, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
May 16, 2007 The COPS Improvements Act Of 2007
May 16, 2007 C.O.P.S. Bill Will Make Our Streets Safer
May 9, 2007 Department Of Homeland Security Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2008
May 3, 2007 Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act Of 2007
April 10, 2007 Holt and Postal Employees: FBI Must Account for Anthrax Case Progress
March 13, 2007 Holt Calls for Resignation of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales
Jan. 30, 2007 Letter: To Rep. David Obey, Chairman House Appropriations Committee; Rep. Jerry Lewis, Ranking Member House Appropriations Committee
Sept. 14, 2006 Federal Prison Industries Competition In Contracting Act Of 2006
Aug. 2, 2006 Holt: Congress Must Increase Transit Security Funding
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