Senator Robert 'Rob' J. Portman's Public Statements


Full Name: Robert 'Rob' J. Portman
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last 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
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Issue Position: Health Care Issue Position: Jobs and the Economy Issue Position: Budget Issue Position: Pro-Life Record Issue Position: A Strong and Independent Israel Issue Position: Defense Issue Position: Agriculture Issue Position: Taxes Issue Position: Immigration Issue Position: Energy Issue Position: Veterans Issue Position: Second Amendment Rights 8/22/14 Following Efforts by Portman and Brown, International Trade Commission Rules to Protect Ohio Manufacturers from Illegal Foreign Trade Schemes 8/22/14 Portman Continues Call for Congress to Acknowledge Administration Broke Law Over Guantanamo Prisoner Transfer 8/21/14 Weekly Column: On the Road in Ohio 8/08/14 Portman Statement on President Obama's Announcement on Authorized Targeted Airstrikes in Iraq 8/07/14 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Interior - Expanded Access to Federal Offshore Areas is Absolutely Vital 8/07/14 Portman Statement on Announcement of Double-Digit Insurance Premium Hike for Ohioans Purchasing Coverage on the ACA Exchange 8/07/14 Portman and Brown Applaud WTO Decision to Defend American Manufacturers Against Illegal Chinese Hoarding of Rare Earth Materials 8/04/14 GAO: $619 Billion in Government Spending Never Disclosed on Transparency Website 8/04/14 Letter to Richard Gil Kerlikowske, Commissioner of the US Customs and Border Protection - Ensuring Level Playing Field for Ohio Workers at Appvion, Inc. 8/04/14 Portman Statement on City of Toledo Lifting Drinking Water Ban 8/03/14 Portman Continues to Work on Federal Level for Toledo Water Resolution 8/02/14 Portman Statement on Drinking Water Advisory in Toledo 8/01/14 Weekly Column: Across Ohio, Good Stories Are Not Hard To Find 8/01/14 Senate Passes Landrieu, Portman Resolution to Help Families Affected by Stalled Congolese Adoptions 8/01/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Provide Needed Military Assistance to Ukraine 8/01/14 Portman Endangered Species Stamp Bill Passes Senate 7/31/14 Letter to John Gross, Asian Carp Director of the White House Council on Environmental Quality - Asian Carp 7/31/14 Sens. Franken, Portman, Baldwin Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Help Prevent Future Propane Shortages 7/31/14 Your Tax Dollars...Down the Drain: New Home for the Department of Homeland Security 7/31/14 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Offering Safe Prescription Drug Disposal Options 7/31/14 Sens. Franken & Portman Introduce Bipartisan Fix to Help Homeless Students Access Affordable Housing 7/31/14 Baldwin, Franken, Portman Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Help Prevent Future Propane Shortages 7/30/14 Daily Caller - America Must Stand With Iraqi Christians 7/30/14 Letter to Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Improving Verification System to Stop Ongoing Fraud 7/29/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Protect American Consumers and Jobs 7/29/14 Portman Cosponsors Updated U.S.-Israel Strategic Partnership Act 7/28/14 Portman Statement on Social Security and Medicare Trustees Reports 7/24/14 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy - Prevent Layoffs at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant 7/24/14 Nomination of Pamela Harris to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit 7/24/14 Feinstein, Portman Introduce Bill to Expand Eligibility for Assistance 7/23/14 Bennet-Portman Pay-for-Success Measure Signed into Law 7/23/14 Portman Hosts Bipartisan Forum to Highlight Issues Facing Women Struggling with Addiction 7/22/14 Portman Calls for Comprehensive Tax Reform to Encourage Businesses to Stay in the U.S 7/22/14 Portman Statement on Conflicting Court Rulings on Obamacare Subsidies 7/22/14 Bipartisan Forum in U.S. Capitol Highlights Issues Facing Women Struggling with Addiction 7/22/14 FOX News "Your World with Neil Cavuto" - Transcript: The Budget 7/21/14 Portman Welcomes Federal Court Ruling Supporting Delphi Salaried Retirees Push for Document Release 7/21/14 Portman Statement on ENDA Executive Order