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

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: Retirement Security
Issue Position: Retirement Security
Issue Position: Retirement Security
Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
March 14, 2014 SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014
Feb. 21, 2014 To be Old was to be Destitute; A New Nation, Conceived in Liberty; Working for You
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Sept. 19, 2013 Holt, Sánchez Introduce Bill to Save and Expand Social Security
Aug. 2, 2013 Newsletter - Strengthening Social Security
April 30, 2013 Newsletter - No Such Excuse
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Dec. 20, 2012 Edwards, Grijalva, Ellison, Schakowsky, DeFazio, and others: Chained CPI Should Have No Part in Deficit Deal
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility
Nov. 30, 2012 An Artificial Crisis
Aug. 24, 2012 Privatization is Not the Answer
March 28, 2012 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
March 21, 2012 Protecting Access to Healthcare Act
July 25, 2011 Letter to Democratic Leader Pelosi
July 21, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Cuts to Social Security Revenue
July 15, 2011 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits
June 8, 2011 The Lawrence Ledger - Holt vows to protect Medicare
Feb. 14, 2011 Holt, Petri Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Help Prepare American Workers for Retirement
Feb. 14, 2011 Holt, Petri Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Help Prepare American Workers For Retirement
Dec. 23, 2010 Protecting Social Security
Dec. 21, 2010 Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010
Dec. 16, 2010 Rep. Holt Fights for Social Security
Dec. 16, 2010 Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010
Dec. 15, 2010 MSNBC "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" - Transcript
Dec. 14, 2010 Medicare and Medicaid Extenders Act of 2010
Dec. 14, 2010 Seniors Protection Act of 2010
Oct. 18, 2010 Holt Pushes to Provide Seniors with One-Time $250 Check
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States of America - Social Security
June 11, 2010 Strengthening Long-Term Care
Dec. 3, 2009 Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act Of 2009
Dec. 1, 2009 Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act Of 2009
Nov. 20, 2009 Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act Of 2009
Aug. 5, 2009 Remembering The Fight For Medicare
Sept. 12, 2008 Have You Received Your Stimulus Check?
July 24, 2008 Standing up for Seniors
July 16, 2008 Holt Statement on Override of Bush Veto of Medicare Reimbursement Bill
May 2, 2008 Ending Genetic Discrimination in Hiring and Firing Decisions
March 18, 2008 Our Federal Budget
Aug. 1, 2007 Holt Voices Support For CHAMP Act
Sept. 28, 2006 Older Americans Act Amendments Of 2006
Sept. 13, 2006 Pension Protection Act
Aug. 4, 2006 Don't trash Social Security, Holt urges
June 21, 2006 Senior Independence Act of 2006
June 21, 2006 House Passes Holt Amendment to Older Americans Act
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