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Rob Portman's Public Statements

Full Name: Robert 'Rob' J. Portman
Office: U.S. Senate (OH) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jane; 3 Children: Jed, Will, Sally
Birth Date: 12/19/1955
Birth Place: Cincinnati, OH
Home City: Cincinnati, OH
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
May 22, 2014 Portman Supports Water Bill That Will Help Ohio Communities
May 21, 2014 WIA Agreement Includes Key Portman-Bennet Pay-for-Success Measure
May 21, 2014 Portman, Bennet Introduce Bill to Strengthen Federal Cybersecurity Workforce
May 21, 2014 Portman Introduces Bill Requiring More Accurate Measure of Impact of Taxes on Jobs and the Economy
May 20, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Halt Expansion of Program Prior to HHS IG Review
May 19, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebulius, Secretary of the Health and Human Services Department, and John Koshkinen, Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service - Answers to Mistaken Obamacare Subsidy Payments
May 16, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Senate Select Committee to Investigate Benghazi
May 16, 2014 Portman Meets with the American Jewish Committee
May 16, 2014 Portman, Udall Renew Bipartisan Kids to Parks Day Push
May 16, 2014 Portman, McCaskill, Donnelly Applaud Moves to Cut Red Tape on Infrastructure Projects, Urge President to Work with Them to Enact Bipartisan Bill
May 15, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary Department of Commerce - Protect American Jobs from Unfair Foreign Competition
May 15, 2014 Weekly Column: The DATA Act: A Win for the American People
May 15, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of the Department of Commerce - Protect American Jobs from Unfair Foreign Competition
May 15, 2014 Portman Recognized as "Hero of Main Street" During National Small Business Week
May 14, 2014 Portman Statement on the Administration's Infrastructure Permitting Announcement
May 14, 2014 Portman and Coons Introduce Bill to Extend Aid to Families of Fallen Law Enforcement Officers
May 13, 2014 Portman Outlines Constructive Conservatism, Bottom-Up Approach to Tackling Poverty
May 12, 2014 Portman Statement on Senate Failing to Move Forward on Bipartisan Energy Efficiency Bill
May 8, 2014 Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Bill to Extend, Reform Special Immigrant Visa Program
May 7, 2014 Weekly Column: HUD Shouldn't Stand in the Way of Charities' Good Work
May 7, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 7, 2014 Portman Touts Energy Efficiency Legislation at BakerHostetler Policy Seminar
May 7, 2014 Letter to Mary Landrieu, Chair of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Budget Hearing
May 7, 2014 Letter to John A. Koskinen, Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service - Regarding IRS Employee Bonuses
May 7, 2014 Portman Announces Bill to Strengthen the Law for Child Pornography Victims
May 7, 2014 Portman Hosts NASA Official to Testify on Workforce Development
May 6, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission - Universal Service of Advanced Communications
May 5, 2014 Letter to John Koskinen, Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service - IRS Employee Bonuses
May 5, 2014 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued
May 5, 2014 Portman, Blumenthal Statement on Kidnapping, Enslavement of More Than 200 Nigerian Girls
May 2, 2014 Forbes - ESIC: The First Step Toward A Comprehensive Energy Strategy
May 2, 2014 Weekly Column: Turning the Tide of Drug Abuse in our Communities
May 1, 2014 Hoeven Cosponsors Legislation Providing Strategic U.S. Response to Russian Aggression in Europe
May 1, 2014 National Review Online - No Breaks for Child-Porn Criminals
May 1, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 30, 2014 Your Tax Dollars...Down the Drain: $700,000 in Science Research Funds Diverted to a Musical
April 30, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the Senate - Portman-Shaheen Energy Efficiency Bill
April 30, 2014 Rubio, Senate Republicans Introduce Strategic U.S. Response To Deter Russian Aggression In Europe
April 30, 2014 Portman Continues to Stand With Ukraine by Introducing the Russian Aggression Prevention Act
April 29, 2014 Roll Call - Breaking the Cycles of Addiction and Recidivism
April 28, 2014 Defense News - Mixed-Fleet Approach
April 28, 2014 Columbus State Community College
April 28, 2014 House Unanimously Passes Bipartisan DATA Act
April 25, 2014 Portman Recognizes Continued Efforts to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse in Ohio on National Drug Take-Back Day
April 25, 2014 Portman Delivers Keynote Remarks, Outlines Jobs for America Plan to Eastern Ohio Development Alliance
April 23, 2014 Portman Joins Jackson County Residents in Townhall Focused on Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment
April 23, 2014 Letter to Mark Johnston, Acting Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development - Ensure Northeast Ohio's Homeless Can Receive Critical Federal Resources To Get Them Back on Their Feet
April 23, 2014 Portman Statement on U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Finalized Dredging Plan for the Cleveland Harbor and Cuyahoga River
April 22, 2014 Brown, Portman Applaud Preliminary Decision to Enforce Antidumping Duties on Imports of Illegally-Dumped Rebar Into Domestic Markets, Calls for Thorough Investigation Before Final Determination
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
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