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Rush Holt, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Oct. 28, 2013 E-Newsletter: What Health Reform is Already Doing
Sept. 20, 2013 Egenda: Governing by Crisis
April 30, 2013 Newsletter - Anthrax, Now Ricin
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Endowment for the Humanities Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson - National Endowment for the Arts Funding
April 9, 2013 American Battlefield Protection Program Amendments Act of 2013
Sept. 11, 2012 Remembering 9/11
Sept. 11, 2012 Holt Announces U.S. House Passage of Battlefield Protection Bill
Sept. 10, 2012 American Battlefield Protection Program Amendments Act of 2012
May 2, 2012 The Philadelphia Inquirer - Older Historic Sites in Danger, Historians Say
March 3, 2012 Thoughts on Inequality from Montgomery, Alabama
Nov. 2, 2011 Reaffirming "In God We Trust" as the Official Motto of the United States
July 27, 2011 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
Feb. 18, 2011 Opposition to H.R. 1 Garrett Amendment 34
Jan. 18, 2011 The House's Reading of the Constitution
June 11, 2010 Should We Trust BP?
Oct. 30, 2009 Holt Leads Successful Effort To Expand Federal Commitment To Preserving Open Spaces
March 4, 2009 House Approves Holt Revolutionary War Battlefield Protection Legislation
Feb. 12, 2009 Holt Statement on the 100th Anniversary of the NAACP
Sept. 24, 2008 House Approves Holt Revolutionary War Battlefield Protection Legislation
Sept. 22, 2008 Revolutionary War and War of 1812 Battlefield Protection Act
Sept. 12, 2008 Holt Statement On Yellowstone Snowmobile Federal Court Decision
July 30, 2008 Bush Signs into Law Holt Property Tax Relief Initiative
July 16, 2008 House Natural Resources Committee Unanimously Approves Holt Revolutionary War Battlefield Protection Legislation
July 10, 2008 Hearing Held on Holt Revolutionary War Battlefield Protection Legislation
July 10, 2008 Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route National Historic Trail Designation Act
June 19, 2008 Recognizing Juneteenth Independence Day
May 14, 2008 Celebrating 60 Years of Remarkable Achievements by Our Friend and Ally Israel
April 18, 2008 National Park Week
Oct. 23, 2007 House Natural Resources Committee Approves Holt Amendment to Protect National Parks from Harmful Mining Activities
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
March 13, 2007 Holt Calls for Resignation of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales
Jan. 30, 2007 Supporting The Goals And Ideals Of National Engineers Week
Dec. 8, 2006 Nuremberg Trials
Nov. 3, 2006 Holt, Andrews Mark Crossroads of the American Revolution National Hertiage Area at Indian King Tavern
Sept. 30, 2006 Trenton Times - 'Crossroads' designation passes Senate
Sept. 29, 2006 Press Release - Historic Preservation Bill Passes Congress
Sept. 13, 2006 Expressing Sense Of The House Of Representatives On Fifth Anniversary Of Terrorist Attacks Launched Against The United States On September 11, 2001
July 24, 2006 National Heritage Areas Act of 2006
July 24, 2006 Holt-Frelinghuysen Historic Preservation Bill Passes Congress
July 21, 2006 Holt Presses Bush for Flooding Assistance
June 26, 2006 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of National Entrepreneurship Week
May 10, 2006 Conference Report on H.R. 4297, Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act of 2005
May 2, 2006 LoBiondo Leads Congressional Delegation in Efforts to Protect Atlantic City's "Boardwalk" from Monopoly Redesign
May 2, 2006 Recognizing 58th Anniversary of Independance of Israel
April 6, 2006 Accelerating the Creation of Teachers of Influence for our Nation (Action) Act
Dec. 6, 2005 Recognizing 50th Anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nov. 7, 2005 Holt Hails Passage of Resolution on Nostra Aetate
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