or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Bob Goodlatte's Public Statements

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' W. Goodlatte
Office: U.S. House (VA) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Maryellen; 2 Children: Jennifer, Rob
Birth Date: 09/22/1952
Birth Place: Holyoke, MA
Home City: Roanoke, VA
Religion: Christian Scientist
Date Title
Oct. 30, 2009 Op Ed: Common-Sense Transparency Measures Would Bring Needed Reform To Legislative Process
Oct. 29, 2009 Goodlatte Statement On Unveiling Of Democrat Health Care Proposal: "There Is A Better Way"
Oct. 27, 2009 Health Care
Oct. 23, 2009 Op-Ed: The Health Care Reform Bill: Bad For Seniors
Oct. 16, 2009 Op-Ed: The Health Care Reform Bill: Bad For Business
Oct. 9, 2009 Op-Ed: Fiscally Irresponsible Policies Are Plunging The U.S. Further Into Debt
Oct. 2, 2009 Op-Ed: We Must Listen To The American People On Health Care Reform
Sept. 25, 2009 Op-Ed: Ensuring Transparency In Our Government
Sept. 23, 2009 Against Passage Of H.R. 3548
Sept. 11, 2009 Op-Ed: Protecting Our System Of Checks And Balances
Sept. 4, 2009 Op-Ed: Commonsense Changes That Should Be Included In Health Care Reform
Aug. 21, 2009 Op-Ed: Providing For Our Military And Our Veterans
Aug. 14, 2009 Op-Ed: Working To Keep Terrorists Out Of The United States
Aug. 7, 2009 Op-Ed: Overdue Immigration Reform
Aug. 3, 2009 Op-Ed: We Need Commonsense Health Care Reforms
July 30, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2749, Food Safety Enhancement Act Of 2009
July 28, 2009 Where Are The Jobs?
July 28, 2009 Where Are The Jobs?
July 24, 2009 Where Is Your Money Going?
July 23, 2009 Our Free Enterprise System And The Role Of Big Government
July 22, 2009 Health Care Reform
July 21, 2009 Where Are The Jobs?
July 10, 2009 Goodlatte Calls On Secretary Geithner To Return To House To Testify Once Legislation Is Introduced On Cftc Reform
June 26, 2009 Goodlatte Reintroduces Legislation Saying That Judicial Decisions Shouldn't Be Based On Foreign Court Rulings
June 26, 2009 American Clean Energy And Security Act Of 2009
June 26, 2009 Goodlatte Statement In Opposition Of Cap And Tax Legislation
June 19, 2009 Impeaching Judge Samuel B. Kent
June 17, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2847, Commerce, Justice, Science, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
June 12, 2009 Goodlatte Concerned About The Effects Of 'Cap And Tax' Legislation On 6th District Farmers And Consumers
June 11, 2009 Climate Change Hearing
June 11, 2009 Hearing of the House Committee on Agriculture - Pending Climate Legislation
June 3, 2009 Hearing of the House Committee on the Judiciary - The Impeachment of Samuel B. Kent of the Southern District of Texas
May 29, 2009 The Creeping Influence Of International Law
May 22, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Timothy Geithner, Secretary, United States Department of Treasury
May 21, 2009 Introduction Of The Reaffirmation Of American Independence Resolution
May 7, 2009 Goodlatte Reintroduces Legislation To Eliminate Immigrant Visa Lottery
May 7, 2009 Introduction Of The ``Security And Fairness Enhancement (Safe) For America Act''
May 5, 2009 Goodlatte Calls On EPA To Stop Ethanol Blend Increase
May 5, 2009 Domestic Energy
April 29, 2009 Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act Of 2009
April 21, 2009 Hearing of The Courts And Competition Policy Subcommittee Of The House Judiciary Commitee - A New Age For Newspapers: Diversity Of Voices, Competition And The Internet
March 20, 2009 The American People Deserve Their Money Back
March 13, 2009 We Must Ensure Transparency and Accountability for All Stimulus Funding
March 12, 2009 High Tech Working Group Announces Opposition to 'Card Check' Legislation
March 11, 2009 Goodlatte Testifies Before House Budget Committee
March 11, 2009 Virginia Republicans Call on Salazar to Allow Virginia Oil and Gas Lease to Move Forward
March 10, 2009 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States of America
March 6, 2009 Goodlatte Supports Freezing Government Spending
Feb. 13, 2009 The Introduction of the Business Activity Tax Simplification Act
Feb. 12, 2009 Goodlatte Reintroduces Legislation To Scrap The Tax Code
Back to top