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Nick Rahall II's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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
General Nov. 4, 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
July 29, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Vietnam Must End Human Rights Abuses Before Entering Trans-Pacific Partnership
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 1, 2014 Hahn, Forbes, Crawford, Rahall Announce Formation Of Congressional Panama Canal Expansion Caucus
April 30, 2014 Rahall Urges Continued Fight for Coal Jobs and Fairer Trade Policies at National Conference
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Chairman Irving Williamson, International Trade Commission - Protect Domestic Steel Producers from Illegal Dumping
Oct. 29, 2013 Special T&I Panel Releases Report on Improving U.S. Freight Transportation
Oct. 25, 2013 Rahall Report: Moving West Virginia Coal to the World's Markets
Oct. 24, 2013 Rahall Spearheads Passage of Bipartisan, Pro-Jobs Water Transportation Bill
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Irving Williamson, Chair, International Trade Commission - Protect Plywood Industry from Unfair Chinese Imports
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
Aug. 28, 2012 Letter to Ron Kirk, Ambassador United States Trade Representative - Request to Access as Observers for the Trans-Pacific Partnership
July 18, 2012 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce $1.69M in Trade Adjustment Assistance for West VA. Workers
June 27, 2012 Rahall: Level the Playing Field for American Workers
May 3, 2012 Letter to President Obama
April 18, 2012 Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
March 6, 2012 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Majority Leader Cantor, and Democratic Whip Hoyer
March 6, 2012 Rahall Fights Unfair Subsidies that Hurt U.S. Manufacturing
Jan. 1, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Illegal Trade With China
Oct. 14, 2011 Too Many Sons of NAFTA Rearing Their Ugly Heads
Oct. 12, 2011 Print Rahall: American Workers to Pay the Price of "Free Trade"
July 29, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Francisco J. Sánchez, Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade
July 20, 2011 Bill Prohibits U.S. Airlines Taxes in Illegal European Emissions Scheme
March 10, 2011 Rahall Wants Currency Reform to Protect American Jobs
Jan. 19, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - China Unfair Trade Practices
Jan. 18, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
July 23, 2010 Rahall: Bill Can Help West Virginia Manufacturers
June 2, 2010 Rahall Works to Create More Technology Jobs in WV
May 19, 2010 Rahall: "Buy American" Congressional Group Launched to Shut Flood Gates on Tidal Wave of Tax Dollars Overseas
Sept. 10, 2008 Rahall Votes to Stop NAFTA Mexican Trucking Program
April 10, 2008 Rahall Statement on Vote to Fast-Track Colombia Trade
Nov. 7, 2007 Rahall Fends Off Unfair Competition from Illegally Harvested Foreign Timber
May 2, 2007 Rahall Working To Put The Brakes On Bush's Plan To Grant Access To Mexican Trucks
March 19, 2007 Rep. Rahall Appointed To Congressional Oversight Group On Trade
Sept. 12, 2006 Recognizing Importance Of Establishing National Memorial At World Trade Center Site To Commemorate And Mourn Events Of February 26, 1993, And Sept...
June 10, 2005 Protect Labor: "America's Most Precious Resource," Says Rep. Rahall
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