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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
April 18, 2014 Portman: President's Budget Promised Big Deficit Cuts, But New CBO Analysis Shows That's Not the Case
April 18, 2014 Portman Denounces Continued Russian Aggression in Ukraine, Calls for Stronger U.S. Support
April 15, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works - Portman, Brown, Joyce Push for a Solution to Allow Dredging of Northeast Ohio's Waterways to Begin Next Month
April 14, 2014 Buzzfeed - 8 Things That Make Americans Cringe On Tax Day
April 14, 2014 Portman Statement on Ohio EPA Permit for Cleveland Dredging
April 11, 2014 Blog: Weekly Column: A Step in the Right Direction for Delphi Workers
April 11, 2014 Portman Meets with Ukrainian Leaders in Cleveland
April 11, 2014 Portman Delivers Remarks at American Jewish Committee and Jewish Federation of Cleveland Event
April 10, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the US - Aggressively Address Heroin Epidemic
April 10, 2014 Brown, Portman Urge Commerce Secretary To Stand Up For Ohio Jobs Affected By Illegally-Dumped Rebar
April 10, 2014 Nomination of Michelle T. Friendland to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit -- Resumed
April 10, 2014 Portman Applauds General Electric Expansion in Cincinnati
April 9, 2014 Rockefeller, Portman Introduce Bill to Improve Military Mental Health Evaluations for Servicemembers
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
April 9, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Uphold Fair Trade for US Steel Workers
April 9, 2014 Portman, Brown and Latta Continue to Pressure U.S. Army Corps for Completion of Blanchard River Project
April 7, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act
April 7, 2014 Letter to John A. Koskinen, Commissioner of Internal Revenue - Stop Stifling Free Speech
April 7, 2014 Portman Discusses Republican Alternative to Obamacare on Fox & Friends
April 7, 2014 Portman Welcomes Reversal of Proposed Cuts to Medicare Advantage
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Fight to Protect U.S. Producers Against Ridiculous EU Trade Demands on Names of Meat Products
April 4, 2014 Portman Introduces Bill to Restore Full-Time Employment to 40 Hours, Exempt More Businesses from Health Care Mandates
April 4, 2014 Letter to Lawrence Strickling, Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information, National Telecommunications and Information Administration - Answers from Administration on Internet Transition
April 4, 2014 Blog: Weekly Column: A Victory for American Workers
April 3, 2014 Portman Amendment Incentivizing Energy Efficient Buildings Adopted by Finance Committee
April 3, 2014 Portman Meets with Ohio Representatives from the National Urban League
April 3, 2014 Portman and Brown Win Vote to Include Extension of Health Coverage Tax Credit for Delphi, Steelworker Retirees in Tax Extender Bill
April 3, 2014 Portman Amendment Incentivizing Employers to Hire Long-Term Unemployed Americans Adopted by Finance Committee
April 3, 2014 Portman Statement on Department of Energy Management Takeover of ACP at Piketon
April 2, 2014 Portman Offers Amendment Incentivizing Employers to Hire Long-Term Unemployed Americans
April 2, 2014 Portman Cosponsors Bipartisan 'Hire More Heroes Act'
April 1, 2014 The Daily Caller - This Tax Day, America Needs Jobs, Not Higher Taxes
April 1, 2014 Portman Opposes Temporary 'Doc Fix,' Calls for Permanent Solution
March 31, 2014 Portman Visits B&N Coal Company, Inc. in Noble County
March 31, 2014 Letter to R. Gil Kerlikowske, Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection - Port of Cleveland's Cargo Clearance Operation
March 31, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Proposed Medicare Advantage Cuts
March 31, 2014 Letter to Deborah Lee James, Secretary of the Air Force - National Guard 121st Air Rufueling Wing at Rickenbacker Air Guard Station
March 28, 2014 Weekly Column: Getting Ohio Back To Work
March 28, 2014 Letter to Lt. Colonel Owen J. Beaudoin, Department of the Army - Ensure Lake Erie is Dredged and Maintained Expediently
March 27, 2014 Portman Statement on Senate Moving Forward On Unemployment Insurance
March 27, 2014 Your Tax Dollars...Down the Drain: The (Literally) Underground Bureaucracy
March 27, 2014 Letter to Katherine Archuleta, Director of Office of Personnel Management - It's not 1977 Anymore
March 27, 2014 Portman Statement on Ukraine Aid Passage
March 26, 2014 Sen. Brown And Portman Applaud World Trade Organization Decision To Defend American Manufacturers Against Illegal Chinese Hoarding Of Rare Earth Materials
March 26, 2014 Sen. Brown And Portman Applaud World Trade Organization Decision To Defend American Manufacturers Against Illegal Chinese Hoarding Of Rare Earth Materials
March 26, 2014 Portman, Levin Launch Bipartisan Senate Auto Caucus
March 25, 2014 Portman Offers Nuclear Fuel Amendment to Ukraine Legislation
March 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Allow Vote on Measure to Speed Up Natural Gas Exports to Ukraine
March 23, 2014 Portman Statement on Four-Year Anniversary of Obamacare
March 18, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works - Protecting the Great Lakes from Destructive Asian Carp
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