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Ron Wyden's Public Statements on Issue: Judicial 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
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Eric Holder, Jr. US Attorney General - Release Unredacted Geolocation Memos
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Donald Verrilli, Solicitor General - Misrepresentations to U.S. Supreme Court in Clapper v. Amnesty
June 28, 2012 Wyden Statement on the Supreme Court Upholding the Affordable Care Act
March 6, 2012 Wyden and Merkley Send Names of Five Finalists for Federal Judgeship to the White House
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
Jan. 26, 2012 Citizens United Anniversary
Oct. 12, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 12, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama
June 20, 2011 Nomination of Michael Simon
May 26, 2011 Small Business Additional Temporary Extension Act of 2011
May 24, 2011 Patriot Sunsets Extension Act of 2011
Jan. 26, 2011 In Speech to Cato, Wyden Calls for Modernizing Law, Providing Clarity on Geolocation
Nov. 17, 2010 Wyden Statement on Nominations for U.S. Attorney and U.S. Marshal
Sept. 28, 2010 Department Of State, Foreign Operations, And Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2010--Motion To Proceed
Aug. 5, 2010 Executive Session
July 15, 2010 Wyden Welcomes Obama Nomination of Two Oregonians to the Federal Bench
June 15, 2010 Letter to Chairman Inouye and Ranking Member Cochran
May 12, 2010 Disclose Act
April 29, 2010 Senate Democrats Unveil Legislation to Limit Fallout from Supreme Court Ruling that Allows Unlimited Special-Interest Spending on Elections--Announce Plan for Senate Passage by July 4
Feb. 10, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" -Transcript
Aug. 5, 2009 Nomination Of Sonia Sotomayor To Be An Associate Justice Of The Supreme Court Of The United States - Continued
July 13, 2009 Wyden Seeking Names Of Those Interested In Oregon U.S. Attorney And U.S. Marshal Positions
May 27, 2009 Wyden Statement on Nomination of Sonia Sotomayor to the U.S. Supreme Court
May 21, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Select Intelligence Committee - Nomination Of Stephen W. Preston To Be General Counsel Of The Central Intelligence Agency And Robert S. Litt To Be General Counsel Of The Office Of The Director Of National Intelligence
May 12, 2009 Credit Cardholders' Bill Of Rights Act Of 2009 - Continued
March 25, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
July 7, 2008 Letter to Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense, and Claude Kicklighter, Inspector General of the Department of Defense, Re: Legality of DoD Chemical Weapons Study
June 25, 2008 American Housing Rescue and Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008
Dec. 17, 2007 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act -- Motion to Proceed
Dec. 14, 2007 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act -- Motion to Proceed
Sept. 25, 2007 Administration Withdraws Nomination for CIA General Counsel
Aug. 3, 2007 Objection to Rizzo Nomination
May 25, 2006 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Death with Dignity Act
April 14, 2006 Statement by U.S. Senator Ron Wyden on Tax Policy at the Cleveland City Club
Jan. 20, 2006 Wyden to Oppose Nomination of Judge Samuel Alito to the U. S. Supreme Court
Jan. 18, 2006 Oregon's Death with Dignity Act
Jan. 17, 2006 Wyden Praises Supreme Court Decision Upholding Oregon's Physician Aid in Dying Law
Oct. 31, 2005 Statement of Senator Ron Wyden on the Nomination of Judge Samuel Alito to the U.S. Supreme Court
Oct. 5, 2005 Wyden, DeFazio, Blumenauer, Hooley and Wu Back Oregon Voters as Supreme Court Hears Oral Arguments on Assisted Suicide Case
Oct. 3, 2005 Statement of Senator Ron Wyden on the Nomination of Harriet Miers to the U.S. Supreme Court
Sept. 28, 2005 Wyden Will Vote to Confirm Roberts as Chief Justice fo U. S. Supreme Court
Sept. 28, 2005 Executive Session
Sept. 8, 2005 Making Appropriations for Science, the Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce, and Related Agencies for Fiscal Year 2006--Continued
July 20, 2005 Wyden, DeFazio, Blumenauer, Hooley and Wu Enter Brief with Supreme Court on Upcoming Assisted Suicide Case
July 19, 2005 Statement of U.S. Senator Ron Wyden on the Nomination of Judge John Roberts to the Supreme Court
July 1, 2005 Statement of Senator Ron Wyden on the Retirement of Justice Sandra Day O'Connor
Sept. 17, 2003 The New Republic Briefing
Jan. 7, 2003 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions S52
Jan. 7, 2003 Internet Tax Non-Discrimination Act
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