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

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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: Iraq Issue Position: Iraq War Issue Position: Foreign Policy 7/18/14 Letter to Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa, King of the Amiri Court in Riffa Place - Expulsion of Tom Malinowski 7/02/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action 6/30/14 Holt Statement on Death of Missing Israeli Teens 5/29/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras 3/26/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia 3/12/14 Condemning Violation of Ukrainian Sovereignty, Independence, and Territorial Intergrity 2/12/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran 1/17/14 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel 11/12/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Armenian Orphan Rug is a Cherished Symbol of Armenian Resilience, A Symbol Worthy of the Smithsonian 9/18/13 Providing for Establishment of Special Envoy 9/11/13 Holt Statement on Latest Developments Regarding Syria 8/28/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria 8/14/13 Letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh - Reject Harmful Changes To Grameen Bank 7/31/13 Nuclear Iran Prevention Act of 2013 7/18/13 Congressman Dan Kildee Urges U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to Act Swiftly on the Release of Former Marine and Flint Native Held Captive in Iran 6/20/13 Holt: Bangladesh Government Must Halt Attacks on Grameen Bank 5/23/13 Lautenberg, Holt Introduce Bill to Support Innovative Approaches to Foreign Language Teaching 5/21/13 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim 5/16/13 Letter to Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh - Bangladesh Government on Worker Safety and Rights 4/30/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Cuba Travel Policy 4/24/13 Armenian Genocide Anniversary 3/18/13 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew - Iran Sanctions 2/15/13 Condemning North Korean Nuclear Test 11/15/12 Holt Statement Standing with Israel 7/17/12 United States-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act of 2012 6/12/12 Letter to President Obama 5/15/12 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Importance of Preventing Iran from Acquiring a Nuclear Weapons Capability 5/09/12 United States-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act of 2012 5/01/12 For Israel to Be Secure, Israel Must Have a Lasting Peace 4/27/12 Celebrating the 65th Anniversary of Israel's Rebirth 11/03/11 Entrepreneur Access to Capital Act 10/13/11 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction 10/09/11 The Hill - Lawmakers Back Mullen's Comments on Pakistan, Terrorism 9/21/11 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction 5/09/11 Letter to President Obama 4/07/11 Holt Asks Obama Administration to Pressure U.N. to Correct the Record on the Flawed Goldstone Report 3/17/11 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution 3/17/11 Letter to The Honorable Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh 3/14/11 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript 3/10/11 Letter to Pete King, U.S. Representative, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman - Homegrown Terrorism 3/10/11 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism 2/01/11 Holt Advocates for Human Rights, Freedom of the Press in Egypt 12/09/10 Letter to Robert S. Mueller, Director, Federal Bureau of Investigation 11/17/10 Condemning Burmese Regime's Undemocratic Elections 11/17/10 Holt Speaks In Support Of Human Rights In Burma; House To Pass Resolution In Support Of Burmese People 10/01/10 Holt Statement on Sanctions on Iran 9/07/10 Reps. Holt, Israel, Wasserman Schultz Meet With Prime Minister Netanyahu and King Abdullah