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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
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
Mistreatment At Walter Reed Is A National Disgrace That Demands Swift Action
Filling Medicare's Donut Hole for Our Seniors
Rahall Report: Black History Is West Virginia History
Oh, The Places You Can Go With Reading
Issue Position: Seniors
Issue Position: Protecting the Health and Safety of West Virginians
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Standing Up for Energy Independence
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: Delivering Jobs to West Virginians
Issue Position: Expanding West Virginia's Economic Base
Issue Position: Economic Development
Issue Position: Fighting for Our Veterans and Senior Citizens
Aug. 11, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce $2.6 Million to Help West Virginia Veterans in Need
Aug. 8, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce More Than $26 Million for Economic Development and Housing Assistance in West Virginia
Aug. 7, 2014 Manchin, Tomblin, Rahall Pleased NIH Releases Details on Research Studies of Chemicals Spilled in Elk River
Aug. 5, 2014 Rahall Announces USDA Project Funding for Lincoln County Water Infrastructure
Aug. 5, 2014 Senate Companion to Rahall's "Buy America" Bill Introduced
Aug. 1, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Recent "Public Hearings"
Aug. 1, 2014 Medicare After 49 Years
July 31, 2014 Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014
July 31, 2014 Letter to Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration - Keep Dubuque Air Traffic Control Tower Open
July 30, 2014 Conference Report on H.R. 3230, Pay Our Guard an Reserve Act
July 30, 2014 Rahall Calls for Passage of Veterans Bill
July 30, 2014 GOP Blocks Rahall Effort on Minimum Wage Increase
July 30, 2014 Rahall Slams EPA for Ignoring West Virginia; Continues Push Against EPA Rules
July 29, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Vietnam Must End Human Rights Abuses Before Entering Trans-Pacific Partnership
July 28, 2014 Rahall Pushes Congress to Complete Veterans Bill
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
July 25, 2014 Motion to Instruct Conferences on H.R. 3230, Pay Our Guard and Reserve Act
July 25, 2014 Sustaining our American System of Public Education
July 24, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Certainty for Firefighters
July 16, 2014 The Hill - Panel Votes to Curb EPA's Veto Power
July 16, 2014 Rahall Advances Bills to Check EPA Overreach
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 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 Rahall Applauds Advancement of Bill to Stop EPA Rules
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
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 Rahall Welcomes Supreme Court's Chipping Away at EPA Authority
June 23, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce More Than $842,000 for Housing Programs Across West Virginia
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
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