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Nick Rahall II's Public Statements

Full Name: Nick Joe Rahall II
Office: U.S. House (WV) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/1976
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary May 13, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Melinda; 3 Children: Rebecca, Nick Joe III, Suzanne Nicole
Birth Date: 05/20/1949
Birth Place: Beckley, WV
Home City: Beckley, WV
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
April 23, 2014 Rahall Statement on Coal Dust Rule
April 23, 2014 Rahall Urges West Virginians to Participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
April 22, 2014 Rahall Announces USDA Funding for Water Infrastructure in Mingo and Wayne Counties
April 22, 2014 Rahall Urges Federal Officials for More Resources to Fight Rx Drug Abuse West Virginia
April 21, 2014 Rahall to Convene Roundtable Discussion with Federal Officials on W.Va.'s Rx Drug Abuse Epidemic
April 11, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce Nearly $1.4M in Funding for Housing Programs Across State
April 11, 2014 Rahall Statement on Nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell for Secretary of Health and Human Services
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - Rein in EPA's Permitting Overreach
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - Transparent Airfares Act of 2014
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - FY 2015 National Defense Authorization Act
April 8, 2014 Rahall Welcomes Medicare Advantage Fix
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 4, 2014 Rahall Statement on the 4th Anniversary of Upper Big Branch Mine Tragedy
April 4, 2014 In Defense of America's Coal Miners on the Anniversary of the UBB Disaster
April 4, 2014 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce Significant Funding for Health Centers Across West Virginia
April 4, 2014 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 3, 2014 Rockefeller Joined with Senator Manchin, Congressman Rahall in Asking HHS to Review Limits on Funding for State Clinics
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
April 2, 2014 Ryan Budget Takes Partisan Jackhammer to Our Transportation Infrastructure
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 31, 2014 Rahall Announces Federal Funding for Alderson Police Department
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 28, 2014 No Retreat on Black Lung Benefits
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President and W. Craig Fugate, Administrator of Federal Emergency Management Agency - Grant Major Disaster Declaration in Wake Of Chemical Spill
March 26, 2014 Rahall, Rockefeller, Manchin Announce Funding for Raleigh County Head Start Program
March 26, 2014 Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act
March 25, 2014 Preventing Government Waste and Protecting Coal Mining Jobs in America
March 21, 2014 A Promise for the People
March 14, 2014 Rahall Announces Funding for Health Center
March 12, 2014 Rahall Weighs In on Medicare Advantage
March 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States and Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency - Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall, Capito, McKinley Urge Reinstatement of FEMA Assistance to Help with Elk River Spill Recovery Costs
March 6, 2014 Rahall Votes to Knock Down EPA Rule; Ensure that Coal Remains Part of America's Energy Mix
March 6, 2014 T&I Leaders' Joint Statement on EU Aviation Emissions Cap & Trade Reversal
March 5, 2014 Electricity Security and Affordability Act
March 5, 2014 Rahall Votes for Flood Insurance Relief for W.Va. Homeowners
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Black Lung Claims Process
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Dr. Frieden, Center for Disease Control - West Virginia Congressional Delegation Requests Further Studies from CDC After Chemical Spill
Feb. 26, 2014 Hearing of the Highways and Transit Subcommittee of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - Surface Transportation Reauthorization: Stakeholder Perspectives
Feb. 21, 2014 Keeping the Government's Nose Out of Our Private Business
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Feb. 18, 2014 Rahall Meets with Seniors and Veterans in Bluefield
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education
Feb. 18, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Mark Opening of Mercer County Veterans Mobile Health Clinic
Feb. 14, 2014 Doing Right by Our Veterans
Feb. 12, 2014 Governor Tomblin to Appeal FEMA Decision
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Feb. 10, 2014 Hearing of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - The Charleston West Virginia Chemical Spill
Feb. 7, 2014 Rahall: Federal funding streams help insure clean tap water
Feb. 7, 2014 The Danger of Unilateral Executive Action
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