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Ron Wyden's Public Statements on Issue: Legislative Branch

Full Name: Ron Wyden
Office: U.S. Senate (OR) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 01/30/1996
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Nancy; 5 Children: Adam, Lilly, William, Ava, Scarlett
Birth Date: 05/03/1949
Birth Place: Wichita, KS
Home City: Portland, OR
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Congressional Ethics
Feb. 1, 2013 Wyden Statement on Secretary Chu's Departure
May 26, 2011 Intent to Object
Jan. 27, 2011 Resolution to End Secret Holds Overwhelmingly Passes the Senate
Jan. 12, 2011 Letter to Congressional Leadership Regarding Bipartisan Seating at the State of the Union Address
Jan. 5, 2011 Amending Senate Rules
Jan. 5, 2011 Wyden, Grassley, McCaskill, Collins Introduce Resolution to End Secret Holds
Aug. 4, 2010 Vote to Eliminate Senate Secret Holds is Scheduled for September
July 28, 2010 Bill to Eliminate Secret Holds is on the Senate Calendar
May 13, 2010 Restoring American Finacial Stability Act of 2010
April 27, 2010 Wyden/Grassley Lead Bipartisan Effort to End Senate Secret Holds
April 21, 2010 Secret Holds
Feb. 9, 2010 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Jan. 7, 2010 Merkley, Wyden Announce Oregon Students Selected for U.S. Senate Youth Program
April 21, 2009 Snowe, Wyden Introduce Bill to Further Safeguard Taxpayer Dollars
Jan. 19, 2007 U.S. Senate Approves Wyden-Grassley Plan to Get Rid of Secret Holds; Provision Now Goes to Conference Committee
Sept. 14, 2006 Wyden, Grassley, Senate Rules Committee Leaders Announce Offensive Against Secret Holds
Sept. 14, 2006 Wyden, Grassley, Senate Rules Committee Leaders Announce Offensive Against Secret Holds
Aug. 3, 2006 Nominations Holds
June 28, 2006 Executive Session
June 26, 2006 Grassley, Wyden, Inhofe Pressure Lobbying Reform Conferees to Keep Provision to End Secret Holds
June 26, 2006 Grassley, Wyden, Inhofe Pressure Lobbying Reform Conferees to Keep Provision to End Secret Holds
March 28, 2006 Legislative Transparency and Accountability Act of 2006--Continued
March 28, 2006 Wyden Amendment to End Secret Holds Approved by Senate
March 16, 2006 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 13, 2006 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2007
Dec. 16, 2005 USA Patriot and Terrorism Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2005--Conference Report--Continued
Nov. 20, 2003 Ending Secret Holds
Aug. 1, 2003 Submitted Resolutions: Senate Resolution 216
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