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

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
June 25, 2014 Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Sept. 18, 2013 National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2013
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
March 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew - Iran Sanctions
March 14, 2013 Markey: Timeout on Industry Proposals to Export American-Produced Oil and Gas
Sept. 10, 2012 Billfish Conservation Act of 2012
Aug. 3, 2012 Iran Threat Reduction and Syria Human Rights Act of 2012
Feb. 15, 2012 Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012
Dec. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 12, 2011 Remarks on Free Trade Agreements
July 20, 2011 Approving Renewal of Import Restrcitions Against Burma
Jan. 19, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - China Unfair Trade Practices
Dec. 15, 2010 ThinkProgress - Rep. Rush Holt: Tax Deal Turns Social Security Into "Just Another Trading Chip'
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
June 23, 2010 Letter to the Honorable House Financial Services Committee Chairman, Barney Frank and the Honorable Senate Banking Committee Chairman, Chris Dodd
June 9, 2010 Holt Statement on UN Sanctions on Iran
March 5, 2009 Hearing of the Energy and Mineral Resources Subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee - Energy Outlooks, and the Role of the Federal Onshore and Offshore Resources in Meeting Future Energy Demand
April 10, 2008 Relating to the Consideration of H.R. 5724, United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
Jan. 29, 2008 Explanation of Duty Suspension Process
Nov. 2, 2007 Holt Calls for Greater Consumer Toy, Product Safety Efforts, Urges Commission Chair to Resign
March 7, 2007 Letter: To Charles Rangel, Chair, Committee on Ways and Means, & Sander Levin, Chair, Subcommittee on Trade
July 26, 2006 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5684, United States-Oman Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
April 11, 2006 Letter to President of the United States George W. Bush
Feb. 22, 2006 Holt: No Foreign Power Should Control Operations at U.S. Ports
Nov. 7, 2005 Schakowsky, Colleagues, Send Letter to Ambassador Portman Over AFTA Concerns
July 27, 2005 Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
July 26, 2005 United States Trade Rights Enforcement Act
June 24, 2005 DR-CAFTA
June 9, 2005 Withdrawing Approval of the United States from Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Workforce Issues
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