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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
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 Responds to Obama Climate Action Plan
June 25, 2013 The Role of Education in Rebuilding the American Economy
June 25, 2013 Holt Decries Supreme Court Ruling on Voting Rights
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 Holt Responds to Supreme Court Ruling on Arizona Voting Law
June 17, 2013 H.R. 1919 The Safeguarding America's Pharmaceuticals Act of 2013
June 14, 2013 House Passes Holt Amendments to Annual Defense Department Policy Bill
June 13, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 12, 2013 Mourning the Passing of Senator Frank Lautenberg
June 12, 2013 Holt Statement on Domestic Surveillance Revelations
June 5, 2013 New Jersey Newsroom.com - Crisis of Veteran Suicide Prevention: Holt, Runyan Applaud Continued Funding
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
June 3, 2013 Expressing Sorrow of the House at the Death of the Honorable Frank R. Lautenberg, A Senator from the State of New Jersey
June 3, 2013 Holt Statement on the Passing of Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 23, 2013 Holt, New Jersey Students Oppose Effort to Make College More Expensive
May 23, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1911, Smarter Solutions for Students Act
May 23, 2013 Lautenberg, Holt Introduce Bill to Support Innovative Approaches to Foreign Language Teaching
May 23, 2013 Irreversible Does Not Mean Uavoidable--Reject Keystone XL--
May 22, 2013 Letter to Nancy Sutley, Chair, Council of Environmental Quality, Bob Perciasepe, Acting Administrator, Ennvironmental Protection Agency, and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary, Civil Works Army - Clean Water Act
May 22, 2013 Northern Route Approval Act
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
May 16, 2013 Letter to Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh - Bangladesh Government on Worker Safety and Rights
May 16, 2013 Letter to Senator Reid and Senator McConnell - Confirmation of Tom Perez
May 14, 2013 Newsletter - Watson Goes to Medical School
May 14, 2013 Newsletter - More Than 18 Every Day
May 10, 2013 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary of Department of the Interior - Preserving the Environment
May 7, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1406, Working Families Flexibility Act of 2013
April 30, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Cuba Travel Policy
April 30, 2013 Newsletter - Those Who Need It
April 30, 2013 Newsletter - Anthrax, Now Ricin
April 30, 2013 Holt, Runyan Lead Bipartisan Call for Action to Prevent Military Suicides
April 30, 2013 Newsletter - No Such Excuse
April 30, 2013 Antisocial, Dehumanizing, and Discriminatory
April 26, 2013 Safe Climate Caucus
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