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Nick Rahall II's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

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
Issue Position: Delivering Jobs to West Virginians
Issue Position: Expanding West Virginia's Economic Base
July 16, 2014 Rahall Advances Bills to Check EPA Overreach
June 23, 2014 Rahall Welcomes Supreme Court's Chipping Away at EPA Authority
June 11, 2014 Rahall Takes EPA to Task over Proposed Water Regulation
June 10, 2014 Rahall Introduces Bill to Stop EPA Carbon Rules
June 10, 2014 WRRDA Signed Into Law
June 10, 2014 Bluefield Daily Telegraph- Rahall, McKinley, Introduces Bill to Stop EPA Carbon Rules
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 29, 2014 Rahall Condemns Upcoming EPA Regs that Threaten WV Coal Jobs
May 29, 2014 EPA Rule Will Be Devastating for Coal Communities
May 28, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce $1 Million to Assess Clean Up and Redevelop West Virginia Communities
May 15, 2014 Rahall Urges Administration to Drop EPA Regs that Threaten Coal
May 14, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget
May 6, 2014 Rahall Speaks at WV Coal Forum; Stands Up for WV Coal and Against EPA Regulations
April 4, 2014 In Defense of America's Coal Miners on the Anniversary of the UBB Disaster
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Black Lung Claims Process
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Jan. 16, 2014 Shuster, Rahall Announce Public-Private Partnerships Special Panel
Nov. 5, 2013 Rahall Meets with Regional Farmers' Co-op on Expanding Business
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Chairman Irving Williamson, International Trade Commission - Protect Domestic Steel Producers from Illegal Dumping
Oct. 29, 2013 Rahall Stands with Miners; Calls Out EPA
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - US Airways and American Airlines Lawsuit
Sept. 26, 2013 Rahall Joins Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers in Slamming New EPA Regulations
Sept. 20, 2013 Rahall Condemns EPA Scheme to Prevent Construction of Coal Power Plants
Sept. 20, 2013 EPA Proposal Illogical, Ill-Conceived Dud
May 1, 2013 Rahall: Small Businesses Grow the Economy
April 30, 2013 Rahall: Resources for Small Business Can Help Grow the Economy
Feb. 19, 2013 Rahall Lauds Community Service as Key for Today's Youth
Oct. 26, 2012 To Grow Our Economy, We Have to Invest in Ourselves
Oct. 24, 2012 Rahall: Job Growth Goal of Regional Federal Funds
Oct. 19, 2012 Rahall to Convene Federal Officials to Help Chart Job Growth in Regional Economies
Oct. 12, 2012 Standing with Our Miners
Sept. 20, 2012 Stop the War on Coal Act of 2012
May 8, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
May 3, 2012 Letter to President Obama
April 19, 2012 Small Business Tax Cut Act
March 6, 2012 Rahall Fights Unfair Subsidies that Hurt U.S. Manufacturing
Dec. 7, 2011 Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2011
Nov. 11, 2011 Universities are Great Laboratories to Grow Jobs
Nov. 8, 2011 Rahall: Small Business Key to Economic Vitality; Visit to Southern West Virginia Startup Company Highlights Value of Federal Investment
Oct. 28, 2011 Helping Small Business Build Hope and Dreams
Oct. 27, 2011 Rahall Votes to Repeal Contractor Withholding Rule
Aug. 23, 2011 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce $225,000 for Workforce West Virginia to Help Local Businesses Grow and Create Jobs--Funding will help Create 60 New Jobs in West Virginia
June 28, 2011 $372,400 in Funding for Rural Development Projects in Wayne and Weirton
March 24, 2011 Rahall Statement on Proposed Merger of AT&T and T-Mobile
March 10, 2011 Rahall Urges Smithsonian to Sell Americana Made in America
March 3, 2011 Rahall Supports Relief for Small Businesses
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