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Solomon Ortiz, Sr.'s Public Statements

Full Name: Solomon P. Ortiz, Sr.
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Yvette, Solomon Jr.
Birth Date: 06/03/1937
Birth Place: Robstown, TX
Home City: Corpus Christi, TX
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
In Hard Economic Times, Border Wall Should be Delayed
Issue Position: Keeping Seniors Healthy
Issue Position: Keeping our Borders Secure
Issue Position: Preserving South Texas' Natural Resources
Issue Position: Strengthening the National Defense
Issue Position: Preserving America's Farming Tradition
Issue Position: Fighting for Healthcare for All
Issue Position: Promoting Education for Our Youth
Issue Position: Fighting for our Nation's Heroes
Issue Position: Funding our Priorities
Issue Position: Protecting Social Security
Dec. 10, 2010 Letter To Sander Levin, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee and David Lee 'Dave' Camp, Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Committee
Dec. 8, 2010 The Dream Act
Nov. 17, 2010 Letter To Jacqueline Berrien, Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Possible Discrimination Against the Unemployed
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States - Social Security
Sept. 30, 2010 Letter to Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense U.S. Department of Defense - Testify
Sept. 29, 2010 ORTIZ PARTICIPATES IN DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE EFFICIENCY HEARING
Sept. 23, 2010 ORTIZ VOTES TO PROMOTE SMALL BUSINESSES
Sept. 23, 2010 PATIENT'S BILL OF RIGHTS IMPLEMENTS NEW CONSUMER PROTECTIONS TODAY
Aug. 31, 2010 Letter to Kenneth Salazar, Secretary of the Department of Interior - New Permits for Shallow Water Drilling in the Gulf of Mexico
Aug. 26, 2010 Ortiz Releases Statement on 90th Anniversary of the Ratification of the 19th Amendment
Aug. 11, 2010 Ortiz Announces Marine Highway Corridor from the Port of Brownsville to the Port of Manatee
Aug. 10, 2010 Education Jobs and Medicaid Assistance Act
Aug. 10, 2010 Ortiz Votes to Keep 772 Teachers on the Payroll in the 27th Congressional District of Texas
Aug. 4, 2010 Ortiz Announces Disaster Declaration for South Texas Counties
July 30, 2010 Ortiz, Texas Delegation Press Interior Secretary on Oil Drilling Moratorium
July 29, 2010 Ortiz Votes Water Resource Development Act Out of Committee
July 29, 2010 Ortiz, Texas Delegation Press Interior Secretary on Oil Drilling Moratorium
July 29, 2010 Texas Border Congressmen Support Emergency Border Security Funds
July 29, 2010 Ortiz Votes Water Resource Development Act Out of Committee
July 28, 2010 Ortiz Stands Up for Troops, Veterans
July 28, 2010 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2011
July 22, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Elizabeth Warren to Consumer Finance Protection Bureau
July 20, 2010 Hearing of the House Committee on Armed Services - Modeling and Simulation: Enhancing Military Readiness
July 15, 2010 Ortiz Votes to Extend, Imrpove National Flood Insurance Program
July 6, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency
July 2, 2010 Ortiz Votes to Provide Additional Funding for Border Security, Troops, and Educators
July 2, 2010 Texas Democratic Congressional Delegation Statement on Texas-Specific Language to Prevent State Diversion of Education Funds
July 1, 2010 Ortiz Thanks Senate for Passing National Flood Insurance Program
June 30, 2010 Ortiz Votes to Hold Wall Street Accountable, Protect Consumers
June 30, 2010 Ortiz Thanks President Obama for Swift Move on Declaring South Texas a Disaster Area
June 29, 2010 Ortiz Asks Obama to Declare South Texas a Disaster Area
June 29, 2010 Statement from U.S. Representative Solomon P. Ortiz on House Armed Services Readiness Subcommittee Hearing
June 29, 2010 Ortiz Launches Storm Watch Section on Website, Calls for Senate Passage of National Flood Insurance
June 29, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Readiness of the House Committee on Armed Services - Wind Farms: Compatible with Military Readiness?
June 28, 2010 Statement from Representative Solomon P. Ortiz on Tropical Storm Alex
June 17, 2010 Ortiz Launches On-Demand Channel Across South Texas
June 17, 2010 Ortiz Votes to Expand Lending to Small Businesses
June 10, 2010 Ortiz Announces That "Donut Hole' Checks Are Now On Their Way to Tens of Thousands of Seniors
June 10, 2010 Ortiz Cosponsors Small Business Job Creation Legislation
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