Representative Rush D. Holt, Jr.'s Public Statements


Full Name: Rush D. Holt, Jr.
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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Issue Position: Environment Issue Position: Energy Issue Position: Environment 8/11/14 Newsletter: These Children are Refugees; New Jersey's Commitment to Sustainable Energy; Livable Communities 7/24/14 Safe Climate Caucus 7/22/14 East Bench Irrigation District Water Contract Extension 6/25/14 Lowering Gasoline Prices to Fuel an America That Works Act of 2014 6/18/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash 5/30/14 EPA Carbon Pollution Standards 5/28/14 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 5/08/14 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Departing of Housing and Urban Development -- Diversion of Sandy Funds 5/08/14 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman Committee on Energy and Commerce - Hearing on National Climate Assessment 4/11/14 Better Off; Don't Change the Target; What No Student Should Face 4/07/14 What Money Shouldn't Buy; Further Details on Grandfathered Flood Insurance Rates; Working for You 4/03/14 Letter to Mike Simpson, Chair, and Marcy Kaptur, Ranking Member, of the Energy and Water Development Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Protect Funding For National Labs 4/01/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Take Action on Water Contamination Issues 3/25/14 Holt: Court Decision "Only the Latest Affirmation of Gov. Christie's Failure to Address Climate Change 3/25/14 Preventing Government Waste and Protecting Coal Mining Jobs in America 3/06/14 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 2/21/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Reduce Super Pollutant Allowances 2/20/14 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) 2/11/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides 2/05/14 SEEC Raises Climate Change Threats to Outdoor Recreation 1/22/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water 1/09/14 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary Department of the Interior, and Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Administrator National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Concern Over Impacts of Offshore Oil Exploration 12/20/13 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Question U.S. Trade Representative's Position on Tar Sands 11/13/13 Safe Climate Caucus 10/29/13 Commemorating the 1-Year Anniversary of Superstorm Sandy 10/23/13 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013 9/27/13 Holt: Climate Change Should Be Treated as the Crisis It Is 9/25/13 Safe Climate 6/25/13 Holt Responds to Obama Climate Action Plan 5/23/13 Irreversible Does Not Mean Uavoidable--Reject Keystone XL-- 5/22/13 Letter to Nancy Sutley, Chair, Council of Environmental Quality, Bob Perciasepe, Acting Administrator, Ennvironmental Protection Agency, and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary, Civil Works Army - Clean Water Act 5/22/13 Northern Route Approval Act 5/10/13 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary of Department of the Interior - Preserving the Environment 4/26/13 Safe Climate Caucus 4/19/13 Letter to Chairmam Frelinghuysen and Ranking Member Kaptur - Domestic Fusion Research Programs Funding 3/21/13 The Safe Climate Caucus 3/12/13 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript - Climate Change and Energy 3/06/13 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013 2/15/13 Federal Disaster Assistance Nonprofit Fairness Act of 2013 9/20/12 Stop the War on Coal Act of 2012 7/25/12 President Obama's Proposed 2012-2017 Offshore Drilling Lease Sale Plan Act 7/24/12 Congressional Replacement of President Obama's Energy-Restricting and Job-Limiting Offshore Drilling Plan 7/12/12 National Strategic And Critical Minerals Production Act of 2012 6/20/12 Domestic Energy and Jobs Act 6/19/12 Conservation and Economic Growth Act 6/11/12 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript 6/01/12 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2013