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

Biographical

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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5/08/14 Strengthening Education Through Research Act 5/07/14 Holt Statement on $6.7 Million in New Federal Funding for Fishermen's Energy Project 5/05/14 Pallone and New Jersey Congressional Delegation Members Call on EPA to Restore Coastal Helicopter Monitoring 5/01/14 Holt, Runyan Secure $20 Million for Veteran Suicide Prevention in House-Passed Bill 5/01/14 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2015 4/30/14 Providing for Consideration of HR 4486, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 4/11/14 Better Off; Don't Change the Target; What No Student Should Face 4/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms 4/09/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal 4/09/14 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015 4/07/14 What Money Shouldn't Buy; Further Details on Grandfathered Flood Insurance Rates; Working for You 4/04/14 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding 4/04/14 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health 4/03/14 Letter to Mike Simpson, Chair, and Marcy Kaptur, Ranking Member, of the Energy and Water Development Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Protect Funding For National Labs 4/02/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer 4/02/14 Letter to Kay Granger, Chairwoman and Nita Lowey, Ranking Member, of the Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs - Strengthening Ties with Armenia 4/01/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Take Action on Water Contamination Issues 3/31/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act 3/31/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security of the House Appropriations Committee - Eliminate Immigrant Detention Bed Quota 3/28/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - STEM Education Grant Program for Hispanic Serving Institutions 3/27/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act 3/26/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia 3/25/14 Preventing Government Waste and Protecting Coal Mining Jobs in America 3/25/14 Holt Statement on Reported White House Plan to Limit Domestic Surveillance 3/25/14 Holt: Court Decision "Only the Latest Affirmation of Gov. Christie's Failure to Address Climate Change 3/21/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit 3/20/14 Bipartisan Group Seeks Renewal of $40 Million in Annual Suicide Prevention Funds 3/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination 3/17/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs 3/14/14 SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014 3/12/14 Condemning Violation of Ukrainian Sovereignty, Independence, and Territorial Intergrity 3/10/14 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military 3/06/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind 3/06/14 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 3/06/14 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Changes to Affordable Care Act Enrollment Process 3/04/14 United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act of 2014 2/28/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Honeybee Research Funding 2/27/14 Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2013 2/27/14 School Infrastructure Funding 2/21/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Reduce Super Pollutant Allowances 2/21/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Sustained Support for NIF 2/21/14 To be Old was to be Destitute; A New Nation, Conceived in Liberty; Working for You 2/20/14 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) 2/19/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget 2/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education 2/12/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reveal Top Line Intelligence Spending Levels in FY2015 Budget 2/12/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran 2/11/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides 2/11/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Federal Building Concession Workers in Executive Order to Raise Minimum Wage 2/07/14 When Women Succeed, America Succeeds; 95,000; Working for You