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

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
Issue Position: Innovation Agenda
July 10, 2014 House Passes Holt/Foster Amendment to Restore National Undergraduate Fellowship Program
July 10, 2014 House Passes Holt/Foster Amendment to Restore National Undergraduate Fellowship Program
May 29, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 8, 2014 Strengthening Education Through Research Act
May 1, 2014 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2015
April 9, 2014 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
March 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - STEM Education Grant Program for Hispanic Serving Institutions
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Sustained Support for NIF
Nov. 19, 2013 Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2013
Oct. 3, 2013 Nature - Politicians Should Think Like Scientists
July 31, 2013 Government Spending Accountability Act of 2013
May 14, 2013 Newsletter - More Than 18 Every Day
March 12, 2013 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript - Climate Change and Energy
Feb. 15, 2013 CNN "Newsroom" Transcript: Meteor in Russia
May 1, 2012 Bridging the Gaps
Nov. 11, 2011 Holt, Maddow Talk R&D and Job Creation on MSNBC
Sept. 20, 2011 Holt Talks Science and Job Creation on MSNBC
June 11, 2010 A New Advancement in Synthetic Biology
May 12, 2010 America Competes Reauthorization Act of 2010
March 12, 2010 Holt Introduces Legislation To Support Small Businesses
Aug. 5, 2009 Remembering The Fight For Medicare
July 8, 2009 New Dems Applaud Passage Of Small Business Research And Innovation Act
June 10, 2009 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2010 And 2011
June 8, 2009 International Science And Technology Cooperation Act Of 2009
May 12, 2009 Supporting Ieee Engineering The Future Day
Feb. 26, 2009 Holt Applauds President's Budget for its Commitment to Science
Feb. 11, 2009 Letter to David Obey - Chairman of the House Appropriations Committee
Jan. 28, 2009 Holt: Economic Recovery Bill Would Create New Jobs, Help Those Struggling in Economic Crisis
Oct. 16, 2008 Letter to Dr. Sharples and Dr. Mazza, National Academy of Sciences
April 23, 2008 Holt Statement on Study Documenting Political Interference at the EPA
Oct. 31, 2006 Anthrax Probe Update
July 25, 2006 Holt Tells Science Committe: Congress Needs Its Own Sciene Advisory Body
April 6, 2006 Introduction of the National Science Foundation Scholarship Program Act
March 14, 2006 Tribute to National Engineer's Week
Nov. 15, 2005 Holt Comments on the Launch of the Congressional "Innovation Agenda"
Dec. 7, 2004 In Support of H.R. 4670
July 7, 2004 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of the World Year of Physics
July 7, 2004 High-Performance Computing Revitalization Act of 2004
March 24, 2004 Celebrating 50th Anniversary of International Geophysical Year
March 23, 2004 Organ Donation and Recovery Improvement Act
Jan. 21, 2004 Commending NASA on "Spirit" Mission to Mars
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health Care
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