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Bobby Scott's Public Statements

Full Name: Robert 'Bobby' C. Scott
Office: U.S. House (VA) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced
Birth Date: 04/30/1947
Birth Place: Washington, DC
Home City: Newport News, VA
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
Nov. 13, 2013 Providing For Consideration of H.R. 2655, Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2013, And Providing for Consideration of H.R. 982, Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency (FACT) Act of 2013
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
Oct. 31, 2013 Scott Statement on Senate Blocking Mel Watt's Nomination to Lead Federal Housing Finance Agency
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 30, 2013 Labrador and Scott Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Reform Criminal Sentencing Laws
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 29, 2013 Retail Investor Protection Act
Oct. 28, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus
Oct. 16, 2013 Scott Supports Senate Agreement to Reopen Government and Prevent Default
Oct. 14, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus
Oct. 11, 2013 Letter to Acting Chairwoman Mignon Clyburn, Federal Communications Commission - The Lifeline "Obamaphone" Program Symbolizes Everything That's Wrong in Washington
Oct. 7, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 4, 2013 Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 4, 2013 Federal Emergency Management Agency Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clean Increase in Debt Ceiling
Sept. 16, 2013 Scott Statement on Washington Navy Yard Mass Shooting
Sept. 10, 2013 Scott Statement on President Obama's Speech on Syria
Sept. 1, 2013 Scott Statement After Attending Classified Briefing on the Situation in Syria
Aug. 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Military Action in Syria
Aug. 27, 2013 Scott Statement on Situation in Syria
Aug. 21, 2013 Conyers, Nadler, and Scott Call for Immediate Congressional Action to Curb Privacy Abuses
Aug. 12, 2013 Conyers and Scott Praise Attorney General Holder's Action to Curtail Mandatory Minimum Sentences
Aug. 10, 2013 The Daily Press - Our Choice: Reduce Crime or Play Politics
Aug. 9, 2013 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder, U.S. Department of Justice - DEA Surveillance Allegations
Aug. 9, 2013 Scott Statement on FCC Reducing High Long-Distance Calling Rates Paid by Inmates
Aug. 2, 2013 The Virginian-Pilot - Virginia should expand Medicaid
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security Secretary - Urban Area Security Initiative Funding
July 31, 2013 Scott Statement on Passage of the Bipartisan Student Loan Certainty Act of 2013
July 30, 2013 Scott Introduces Fairness and Accuracy in Criminal Background Checks Act
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 25, 2013 Prison Rape Elimination Act
July 19, 2013 Scott and Jones Issue Statement on Senate Introduction of Bipartisan Youth PROMISE Act
July 19, 2013 Scott Statement on Passage of H.R. 5, the "Letting Students Down Act"
July 16, 2013 Scott and Forbes Introduce H.R. 2634 to Expand the Boundaries of Petersburg National Battlefield
July 15, 2013 Scott Statement on Verdict in State of Florida v. George Zimmerman
July 12, 2013 Letter to Assistant Attorney General Thomas E. Perez - Louisiana Prison Conditions
July 11, 2013 Scott, Chaffetz Work to Improve Federal Prison System
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
June 28, 2013 Scott Statement on Passage of Offshore Drilling Legislation
June 28, 2013 Conyers and Scott Honor Anniversary of Supreme Court Decision Barring Mandatory Life Sentences Without Possibility of Parole for Children
June 28, 2013 Letter to Acting Secretary Harris - Hire Vets Virginia Initiative
June 28, 2013 Goodlatte, Conyers, Sensenbrenner, and Scott Statement on Meeting with Holder
June 27, 2013 Hearing of the House Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee of the Education and the Workforce Committee - School Meal Regulations
June 26, 2013 Scott Statement on Supreme Court's Defense of Marriage Act/Prop 8 Rulings
June 25, 2013 Scott Statement on Supreme Court's Affirmative Action Ruling
June 25, 2013 Scott Statement on Supreme Court's Voting Rights Act Ruling
June 21, 2013 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chair Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies and Rosa DeLauro, Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies - Protecting Education Programs from Sequestration
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