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

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
Taking Chances With Our Transportation Safety
Rahall Report: Black History Is West Virginia History
Oh, The Places You Can Go With Reading
Mistreatment At Walter Reed Is A National Disgrace That Demands Swift Action
Filling Medicare's Donut Hole for Our Seniors
Issue Position: Protecting the Health and Safety of West Virginians
Issue Position: Economic Development
Issue Position: Delivering Jobs to West Virginians
Issue Position: Expanding West Virginia's Economic Base
Issue Position: Standing Up for Energy Independence
Issue Position: Fighting for Our Veterans and Senior Citizens
Expressing the Condolences of the House of Representatives on the Death of the Honorable Robert C. Byrd, a Senator from the State of West Virginia
Issue Position: Seniors
Issue Position: Transportation
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
July 24, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Certainty for Firefighters
July 16, 2014 Rahall Advances Bills to Check EPA Overreach
July 16, 2014 The Hill - Panel Votes to Curb EPA's Veto Power
July 15, 2014 House Passes Fix to Highway Trust Fund
July 15, 2014 Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014
July 15, 2014 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce Statewide Funding to Create Jobs and Support Economic Development
July 15, 2014 House Passes Fix to Highway Trust Fund
July 14, 2014 Letter to Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee and John Conyers, Jr., Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee - Sexual Assaults on Commercial Airline Flights
July 14, 2014 Rahall Addresses West Virginia Transportation & Infrastructure Summit
July 12, 2014 Rahall Delivers Remarks at American Legion 96th State Convention
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 9, 2014 Rahall Applauds Advancement of Bill to Stop EPA Rules
July 3, 2014 Rahall Statement on the Fourth of July
July 2, 2014 Rockefeller, Rahall Statements on $1.2 Million Black Lung Clinic Funding for West Virginia
July 1, 2014 Rahall Statement on Deaths of Israeli Teens
June 23, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce More Than $842,000 for Housing Programs Across West Virginia
June 23, 2014 Rahall Welcomes Supreme Court's Chipping Away at EPA Authority
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 12, 2014 Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers to Offer Resolution "Condemning and Disapproving" Administration's Failure to Comply with Federal Law
June 11, 2014 Rahall Addresses National Rally for Transportation & Infrastructure Investment
June 11, 2014 Wheeling Intelligencer - McKinley Leading the Charge Against EPA
June 11, 2014 Rahall Takes EPA to Task over Proposed Water Regulation
June 10, 2014 WRRDA Signed Into Law
June 10, 2014 Bluefield Daily Telegraph- Rahall, McKinley, Introduces Bill to Stop EPA Carbon Rules
June 10, 2014 Rahall Introduces Bill to Stop EPA Carbon Rules
June 6, 2014 Rahall Announces Funding for Southern W.Va. Airports
June 5, 2014 Rahall, Rockefeller, Manchin Announce Funding for Marshall University Academic Research Program
June 5, 2014 Rahall Statement on Sylvia Mathews Burwell Confirmation
June 5, 2014 Rahall Announces Funding for Cora Firefighters
June 5, 2014 Congressman Gibbs and Rahall Join to Rein in EPA's Overreach
June 5, 2014 Rahall Receives National Legislator of Year Award
June 2, 2014 Rahall to Introduce Bill to Stop EPA Carbon Rule
June 2, 2014 Rahall Joins WV Leaders to Denounce New EPA Rule
May 30, 2014 Bluefield Daily Telegraph- Rahall Speaks Out Against New EPA Rules
May 30, 2014 Rahall Votes Funding for State and Local Law Enforcement
Back to top