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Nick Rahall II's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

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
Oct. 18, 2013 Rahall Reports: Restoring the Faith of the People in their Governmental Institutions
Oct. 16, 2013 Rahall Statement on House Passage of Continuing Resolution
Oct. 11, 2013 Rahall Reports: Government Shutdowns Have Consequences
Oct. 11, 2013 Rahall Statement on Government Shutdown
Oct. 10, 2013 Very Real and Dangerous Consequences of a Government Shutdown
Oct. 9, 2013 Manchin, Rahall, Rockefeller Announce Funding for Anti-Drug Efforts
Oct. 9, 2013 Rahall, Rockefeller, Manchin Announces Law Enforcement Funding for Cabell County and Huntington Police
Oct. 8, 2013 Rahall Statement on W.Va. National Guard Return to Work
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 4, 2013 Wasteful Government Shutdowns
Oct. 4, 2013 Rahall Leads Legislative Effort to Protect National Guard Pay
Oct. 1, 2013 It's a Sad Day for America
Aug. 2, 2013 Bring Accountability to the EPA
Aug. 1, 2013 Rahall Statement on West Virginia Delegation Visit with EPA
Jan. 14, 2013 Sandy Recovery Improvement Act of 2013
Sept. 9, 2011 Rahall Statement on President Obama's Address on Jobs
June 16, 2010 Rahall Votes to Cut Government Waste
June 8, 2009 Fox News Channel "Your World" - Transcript
Sept. 18, 2008 Rahall Statement -- Full Committee Oversight Hearing on the Interior Department IG Report
Sept. 10, 2008 Rahall Statement on IG Reports of Unethical, Illicit Behavior at Interior Department
June 19, 2008 Rahall, Congress Praise Public Radio
April 10, 2008 Rahall Reacts to Forest Service's Final 2008 Planning Rule
Jan. 28, 2008 Statement of Rep. Nick Rahall in Response
Sept. 10, 2007 Recognizing September 11 as a day of Remembrance
Sept. 22, 2006 Bingaman, Rahall Reax Re: Royalties
July 25, 2006 Honoring Tim Friedman
Oct. 24, 2013 Rahall: Make Government Work for the People
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