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

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
Sept. 18, 2008 No Child Left Inside Act of 2008
Sept. 18, 2008 House Approves Holt National Parks Environment Education Initiative
Aug. 1, 2008 Passed Higher Education Bill Includes Holt College Affordability, Foreign Language, Math & Science Education Initiatives
Aug. 1, 2008 Conference Report on H.R. 4137, Higher Education Opportunity Act
July 31, 2008 Conference Report on H.R. 4137, Higher Education Opportunity Act
June 4, 2008 Sense of Congress Regarding Science Education
May 29, 2008 Improving Mathematics Education
April 30, 2008 Holt's ‘Green Schools' Initiative Included in Education and Labor Committee-Passed School Construction Bill
Feb. 8, 2008 We Need a Long-term Economic Development Plan
Feb. 7, 2008 Holt Authors College Affordability, Foreign Language, Math & Science Education Provisions in House-Passed Higher Education Bill
Feb. 7, 2008 Holt Nursing School Capacity Amendment to College Opportunity and Affordability
Nov. 16, 2007 Conference Report on H.R. 1429, Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act of 2007
Oct. 31, 2007 Support of International Education Week
Sept. 25, 2007 Religious Tolerance in National High School Mock Trial Championship
Sept. 7, 2007 Conference Report on H.R. 2669, College Cost Reduction and Access Act
Aug. 4, 2007 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2007
Aug. 2, 2007 Conference Report on H.R. 2272, Ameria Competes Act
Aug. 2, 2007 "America COMPETES" Will Create Jobs and Promote Innovation
July 19, 2007 Department Of Labor, Health And Human Services, And Education, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 18, 2007 Department Of Labor, Health And Human Services, And Education, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 18, 2007 Department Of Labor, Health And Human Services, And Education, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 11, 2007 House Passes Legislation to Make College More Affordable
June 6, 2007 House Passes Holt Bill to Make Higher Education Assistance More Accessible
June 6, 2007 National Stem Scholarship Database Act
May 17, 2007 Conference Report On S. Con. Res. 21, Concurrent Resolution On The Budget For Fiscal Year 2008
March 20, 2007 Letter: To Dave Obey, Chairman, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; James Walsh, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Labor, H
Oct. 5, 2006 Press Release - Federal Education Program Cheated New Jersey Schools
Sept. 20, 2006 Federal Election Integrity Act Of 2006
July 25, 2006 Hearing: Scientific And Technical Assessment And Advice For The U.S. Congress
July 13, 2006 Holt Hosts "D.C. Day" for New Jersey Math, Science Eduacators
July 12, 2006 Appointment of Conferees on S. 250, Vocational and Technical Education for the Future Act
May 17, 2006 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2007
March 30, 2006 House Reauthorizes Higher Education Act
March 30, 2006 College Access and Opportunity Act of 2005
Feb. 15, 2006 Democratic Caucus Innovative Agenda
Feb. 14, 2006 Hearing: Members' Day
Feb. 8, 2006 Honoring the Contributions of Catholic Schools
Feb. 8, 2006 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of the Year of the Museum
Jan. 5, 2006 Holt Statement on President Bush's Speech on Foreign Language Initiatives
Dec. 17, 2005 Second Higher Education Extension Act of 2005
Nov. 17, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
Nov. 16, 2005 International Education Week
Nov. 15, 2005 Recognizing 30th Anniversary of Enactment of Education for All Handicapped Children Act of 1975
Oct. 17, 2005 Recognizing the Importance and Positive Contributions of Chemistry to Our Everyday Lives and Supporting the Goals, Ideals of National Chemistry Week
Sept. 22, 2005 School Readiness Act of 2005
June 23, 2005 Department of Labor, Health and Human Service, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
May 4, 2005 Vocational and Technical Education for the Future Act
May 3, 2005 Congratulating Charter Schools Across the United States for their Contributions to Education
April 26, 2005 Appointment of Conferees on H.Con.Res. 95, Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2006
March 17, 2005 Hearing of House Subcommittee on 21st Century Competitiveness and Subcommittee on Select Education - Tracking International Students in Higher Ed...
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