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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
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Encourage Responsible Stewardship of Tongass National Forest
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep Veterans' Care Essential
Sept. 23, 2013 64 Members of Congress, Led by Congressman Dan Kildee, Call on Iran to Release Amir Hekmati As U.N. General Assembly Starts
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Todd Jones, Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives - We Support Obama Administration Firearm Policies
Sept. 20, 2013 Egenda: Governing by Crisis
Sept. 19, 2013 Letter to Secretary Anthony Foxx, Dept. of Transportation & Secretary Shaun Donovan, HUD - Hurricane Sandy Resiliency Funding
Sept. 19, 2013 Holt, Sánchez Introduce Bill to Save and Expand Social Security
Sept. 18, 2013 National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2013
Sept. 18, 2013 National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2013
Sept. 18, 2013 Providing for Establishment of Special Envoy
Sept. 17, 2013 Remembering the 9/11 Attacks
Sept. 13, 2013 Newsletter - Back Doors
Sept. 11, 2013 Holt Statement on Latest Developments Regarding Syria
Sept. 5, 2013 Holt: In Its Zeal to Spy, the NSA May Be Leaving Americans Less Secure
Sept. 4, 2013 MSNBC - "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Syria
Aug. 31, 2013 Holt Statement on President Obama's Remarks on Syria
Aug. 30, 2013 Newsletter - Syria
Aug. 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Military Action in Syria
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
Aug. 23, 2013 Newsletter - 84 Percent
Aug. 21, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader - Defunding ObamaCare
Aug. 14, 2013 Letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh - Reject Harmful Changes To Grameen Bank
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
Aug. 9, 2013 NSA's Intelligence Operations Must Follow the Constitution
Aug. 2, 2013 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript: Obamacare, SNAP, and Drug Testing
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
Aug. 2, 2013 Bipartisan Student Loan Certainty Act of 2013
Aug. 2, 2013 Newsletter - Strengthening Social Security
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
July 31, 2013 Government Spending Accountability Act of 2013
July 31, 2013 Nuclear Iran Prevention Act of 2013
July 25, 2013 Holt Opposes Partisan Postal Reform Bill
July 24, 2013 Holt Introduces "Surveillance State Repeal Act"
July 22, 2013 Newsletter - Walking Away
July 19, 2013 Student Success Act
July 18, 2013 Congressman Dan Kildee Urges U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to Act Swiftly on the Release of Former Marine and Flint Native Held Captive in Iran
July 11, 2013 Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act of 2013
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
July 9, 2013 Letter to Dr. Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Administrator of the NOAA - State Shark Fin Trade Laws
June 27, 2013 Offshore Energy and Jobs Act
June 26, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 25, 2013 Holt Decries Supreme Court Ruling on Voting Rights
June 25, 2013 Holt Responds to Obama Climate Action Plan
June 25, 2013 The Role of Education in Rebuilding the American Economy
June 20, 2013 Holt: Bangladesh Government Must Halt Attacks on Grameen Bank
June 20, 2013 Letter to Secretary Sally Jewell, Department of the Interior - Wild Horse and Burro Program
June 18, 2013 Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
June 17, 2013 H.R. 1919 The Safeguarding America's Pharmaceuticals Act of 2013
June 17, 2013 Holt Responds to Supreme Court Ruling on Arizona Voting Law
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