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Rush Holt, Jr.'s Public Statements

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
April 7, 2006 Letter to European Commision Commissioner for External Relations Ms. Benita Ferrero-Waldner
April 6, 2006 Introduction of the Congressional Teacher Award Program Act
April 6, 2006 Voter Confidence and Increased Accessibility Act
April 6, 2006 Introduction of the National Science Foundation Scholarship Program Act
April 6, 2006 Introduction of the Scholarship Database Act
April 6, 2006 Accelerating the Creation of Teachers of Influence for our Nation (Action) Act
April 5, 2006 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of Financial Literacy Month
April 5, 2006 527 Reform Act of 2005
April 5, 2006 Darfur Peace and Accountability Act of 2006
March 30, 2006 House Reauthorizes Higher Education Act
March 30, 2006 College Access and Opportunity Act of 2005
March 29, 2006 Holt Hosts New Jersey Veterans to Discuss Health Care, Soldier Rehabilitation, Legacy
March 29, 2006 College Access and Opportunity Act of 2005
March 22, 2006 Holt Lambasts Bush Proposal to Cut National Guard Funding
March 16, 2006 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, The Global War on Terror, and Hurricane Recovery, 2006
March 15, 2006 Holt Named Biotechnology Industry Organization "Legislator of the Year"
March 15, 2006 Patriot Act Additional Reauthorization Amendments
March 14, 2006 Tribute to National Engineer's Week
March 8, 2006 National Uniformity for Food Act of 2005
March 8, 2006 Lofgren Calls for Veterans' Care to Be Included in Iraq Supplemental
March 7, 2006 Holt Calls for Equity in Contraceptive Coverage
March 2, 2006 Democrats Raise Concern About UAE Boycott of Israel, Relationship with Hamas
March 2, 2006 Hastings Leads Democratic Charges that Dubai Deal Reinforces Arab Boycott Against Israel
March 1, 2006 Honoring and Praising the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People on the Occasion of its 97th Anniversary
Feb. 28, 2006 Authorizing the President to Award a Congressional Gold Medal to the Tuskegee Airmen
Feb. 22, 2006 Holt: No Foreign Power Should Control Operations at U.S. Ports
Feb. 17, 2006 Holt Leads New Jersey Congressional Delegation in Opposing Cuts to National Guard Troop End Strength
Feb. 15, 2006 Democratic Caucus Innovative Agenda
Feb. 15, 2006 30-Something Working Group
Feb. 15, 2006 Cuts at National Renewable Energy Laboratory Wrong Policy
Feb. 14, 2006 Hearing: Members' Day
Feb. 8, 2006 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of the Year of the Museum
Feb. 8, 2006 Tribute to the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
Feb. 8, 2006 Honoring the Contributions of Catholic Schools
Feb. 7, 2006 Letter to Rumsfeld Critical of Proposed National Guard Cutbacks
Feb. 3, 2006 Rep. Tierney Spearheads Effort For C.O.P.S. Funding in FY 2007 Budget
Jan. 26, 2006 Boswell Joins Colleagues in Requesting Hearings on the National Security Agency
Jan. 18, 2006 Rep. Holt Announces "Honest Leadership, Open Government" Reform Package to Protect Public Trust
Jan. 17, 2006 56 Members of Congress Urge EPA to Withdraw Weak Toxic release Inventory Proposal
Jan. 17, 2006 Holt Statement on Governor Corzine's Inauguration
Jan. 5, 2006 Holt Statement on President Bush's Speech on Foreign Language Initiatives
Jan. 3, 2006 Holt Statement on Department of Homeland Security's Revised Urban Area Security Initiative
Dec. 19, 2005 Berman Co-authors Bipartisan Letter Urging President Bush to Increse Funding for International Affairs Programs
Dec. 18, 2005 Conference Report on H.R. 2863, Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2006
Dec. 17, 2005 Expressing Sense of the House that Symbols and Traditions of Christmas Should be Protected
Dec. 17, 2005 Second Higher Education Extension Act of 2005
Dec. 17, 2005 House Intel Democrats Introduce Bill to Address Problems with NSLs
Dec. 17, 2005 Holt Statement on President Bush's Admission Regarding Domestic Spying by the National Security Agency
Dec. 17, 2005 Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Act of 2005
Dec. 16, 2005 Border Protection, Antiterrorism, and Illegal Immigration Control Act of 2005
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