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James Risch's Public Statements

Full Name: James 'Jim' E. Risch
Office: U.S. Senate (ID) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Vicki; 3 Children: James, Jason, Jordan
Birth Date: 05/03/1943
Birth Place: Milwaukee, WI
Home City: Boise, ID
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
May 21, 2010 Idaho Senators Oppose Unfair Water Standards
May 20, 2010 Delegation Praises Areva Loan Guarantee
May 17, 2010 Senators Mikulski, Cardin, Crapo and Risch Introduce Bill to Continue Clean Water Research at Land Grant Colleges
May 14, 2010 Cardin, Crapo, Mikulski and Risch Introduce Bill to Continue Water Research at Land Grant Colleges
May 10, 2010 Statement on Nomination of Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court
May 6, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States of America
May 6, 2010 Senate Committee Approves Relicensing of Idaho Dams
May 5, 2010 Op-Ed - Bipartisan Effort Needed on Bark Beetle
April 30, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary Of State
April 26, 2010 Idaho Delegation Reacts to Idaho Guard Deployment
April 19, 2010 Letter to Senators Conrad and Gregg
April 19, 2010 Tom Udall Leads Bipartisan Group in Introducing RECA Amendments Act of 2010
April 16, 2010 Letter To Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
April 15, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
April 13, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary Of State
April 9, 2010 Op-Ed: America's Debt Threatens Financial Future
April 7, 2010 Risch Announces Legislation to Modify GI Benefits
March 31, 2010 Risch, Crapo Note Wolf Depredation Funding for Idaho
March 29, 2010 Idaho Delegation Reacts to DOE Cleanup Announcement
March 25, 2010 Amendment Would Restore Tax Deduction for Out-of-Pocket Medical Expenses
March 25, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Against Recess Appointent Of NLRB Nominee Craig Becker
March 25, 2010 Statement on Passage of Health Care Reconciliation Bill
March 24, 2010 Senators Announce Formation of Global Internet Freedom Caucus
March 24, 2010 Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010
March 23, 2010 Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010
March 22, 2010 Tax on Bonuses Received from Certain TARP Recipients
March 18, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton
March 17, 2010 Forest Fee Increase For Seniors Scrapped
March 15, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar
March 12, 2010 Health Care Reform Update
March 12, 2010 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
March 12, 2010 Fiscal Responsibility: A National Security Issue
March 11, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Ron Kirk, U.S. Trade Representative
March 10, 2010 Risch, Crapo Amendment Would Stop TRACON Move
March 8, 2010 Letter to Sen. Dianne Feinstein - Timber Sale Program
March 5, 2010 Idaho Senators Comment on Sage Grouse Announcement
March 3, 2010 Lack of Consistent Nuclear Policy Hurts Idaho and America
March 2, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reconsider Order Restricting Intelligence Community
Feb. 17, 2010 Idaho Delegation Reacts to News that Most of the Americans Held in Haiti Have Been Released
Feb. 5, 2010 Op-Ed: Fiscal Responsibility is a National Security Issue
Feb. 4, 2010 Letter to President Obama - No Cost Stimulus
Feb. 4, 2010 Idaho Delegation Comment on Charges Against Americans in Haiti
Feb. 1, 2010 Risch Calls for Fiscal Restraint, Not Deficit-Raising Budget
Feb. 1, 2010 Idaho Delegation Comments on Haiti Arrests
Jan. 28, 2010 Statement on Raising the Federal Debt Limit
Jan. 28, 2010 Risch, Crapo Sponsor Wilderness Water Facilities Bill
Jan. 27, 2010 Risch Responds to State of the Union Address
Jan. 8, 2010 Letter Barack Obama, President of the United States - Prosecuting Airline Bomber in Civilian Court Results in Missed Intelligence Opportunity
Jan. 7, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader Of The Senate
Dec. 24, 2009 Statement on Raising the Federal Debt Ceiling
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