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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
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
March 20, 2013 Bipartisan Helium Bill Rises Out of Natural Resources Committee
March 20, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Military Tuition Assistance
March 19, 2013 Letter to Secretary Napolitano and Administrator Fugate - FEMA Disaster Recovery Aid for Housing Co-Ops and Condos
March 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew - Iran Sanctions
March 15, 2013 Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Lifelong Skills Act
March 14, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 803, Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Lifelong SKILLS Act
March 14, 2013 Markey: Timeout on Industry Proposals to Export American-Produced Oil and Gas
March 12, 2013 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript - Climate Change and Energy
March 11, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Drones
March 6, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
March 1, 2013 212 Members of Congress File Historic Amicus Brief on DOMA Case before U.S. Supreme Court
Feb. 28, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Feb. 15, 2013 Condemning North Korean Nuclear Test
Feb. 15, 2013 Federal Disaster Assistance Nonprofit Fairness Act of 2013
Feb. 15, 2013 CNN "Newsroom" Transcript: Meteor in Russia
Feb. 13, 2013 Letter to Administrator Fugate - New Jersey Delegation Expresses Concern Over NFIP Claims
Feb. 6, 2013 Require Presidential Leadership and No Deficit Act
Feb. 6, 2013 Holt Statement on USPS Plan to End Six-Day Mail Delivery
Feb. 4, 2013 Lautenberg, Holt Reintroduce Clementi Bill to Protect College Students from Harassment
Jan. 22, 2013 40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade
Jan. 18, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 152, Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2013
Jan. 16, 2013 Holt Statement on President Obama's Proposal to Rein In Gun Violence
Jan. 15, 2013 Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2013
Jan. 14, 2013 Sandy Recovery Improvement Act of 2013
Jan. 4, 2013 Temporary Increase in Borrowing Authority for National Flood Insurance Program
Jan. 3, 2013 Holt Sworn into 113th Congress, Introduces Bills to Create Jobs Through R&D and to Prevent Gun Violence
Jan. 2, 2013 Hurricane Sandy Relief
Jan. 1, 2013 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
Jan. 1, 2013 American Taxpayers Relief Act of 2012
Jan. 1, 2013 Hurricane Sandy Relief
Dec. 21, 2012 U.S. House Passes Holt Legislation to Establish National Language Service Corps
Dec. 21, 2012 Vote Explanation on the Conference Report on H.R. 4310, Fiscal Year 2013 National Defense Authorization Act
Dec. 20, 2012 Edwards, Grijalva, Ellison, Schakowsky, DeFazio, and others: Chained CPI Should Have No Part in Deficit Deal
Dec. 20, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
Dec. 14, 2012 Holt Statement on School Shooting in Connecticut
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility
Dec. 7, 2012 537,535
Dec. 5, 2012 Letter to House Leadership
Nov. 30, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 30, 2012 An Artificial Crisis
Nov. 15, 2012 Holt Statement Standing with Israel
Oct. 31, 2012 Recovering from Hurricane Sandy
Oct. 16, 2012 Letter to King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa
Oct. 11, 2012 Rep. Schiff Announces Almost 40 Members of Congress Have Participated in NOH8 Campaign
Oct. 3, 2012 Journal Nature - Politicians Should Think Like Scientists
Sept. 21, 2012 Do-Nothing Congress
Sept. 20, 2012 Stop the War on Coal Act of 2012
Sept. 20, 2012 Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2013
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