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Jeff Sessions III's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

Full Name: Jefferson 'Jeff' Beauregard Sessions III
Office: U.S. Senate (AL) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary; 3 Children: Mary, Ruth, Sam
Birth Date: 12/24/1946
Birth Place: Selma, AL
Home City: Mobile, AL
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: Commerce, Trade, and Transportation
April 9, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Uphold Fair Trade for US Steel Workers
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
March 12, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary, Department of Commerce - Trade Decision for US Catfish
Jan. 9, 2014 Sessions Applauds Introduction of Trade Promotion Authority
Nov. 25, 2013 Letter to Penny S. Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Continued Enforcement of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty on Tubular Goods from China
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Chairman Irving Williamson, International Trade Commission - Maintain Level Playing Field for American Steel Industry
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
Aug. 13, 2013 In Testimony, Sessions Urges International Trade Commission To Defend Domestic Shrimp Industry And Alabama Workers
April 25, 2013 Letter to Irving Williamson, Chairman of the U.S. International Trade Commission - Urging Continuation Of Trade Penalties on Imported Rebar to Protect U.S. Jobs
March 9, 2013 Sessions Delivers Weekly Republican Address
Feb. 8, 2013 Letter to Acting Commerce Secretary Rebecca Blank, Miss. Senators - Trade Issues
Feb. 8, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Commerce Department - Pricing and Trade Regulations
Sept. 17, 2012 Sessions: President's Weak Stance on China Currency Manipulation Hurting U.S. Workers
July 26, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States, and Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - UN Arms Trade Treaty
June 8, 2012 Sessions Comments On President's Economic Address
June 6, 2012 Sessions Applauds ITC Decision Against Unfair Trade Practices
April 2, 2012 Letter to Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative
March 13, 2012 Sessions-Backed Trade Fairness Bill Signed into Law
Feb. 23, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Feb. 10, 2012 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Department of Agriculture and Ron Kirk, U.S. Trade Representative Ambassador
Jan. 11, 2012 26 GOP Senators Offer Bill to Stop IMF Bailouts for Europe
Dec. 22, 2011 Hagan Joins Bipartisan Group of Senators Urging USTR Kirk to Fight for U.S. Poultry Producers in India
Dec. 22, 2011 Letter to Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative for the Office of the United States Trade Representative
Dec. 16, 2011 The Economy
Dec. 16, 2011 Sessions: Keystone Underscores How President Is Harming Middle Class
Oct. 19, 2011 Letter to Deanna Tanner Okun, Chairman of U.S. International Trade Commission
Oct. 13, 2011 The Review - Senate Passes Bill to Sanction China over Currency
Oct. 12, 2011 United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
Oct. 11, 2011 China Currency Legislation
Oct. 7, 2011 Blog: GOP vs. GOP on China Currency
Oct. 6, 2011 Currency Exchange Rate Oversight Reform Act of 2011
Oct. 6, 2011 On China Currency, Sessions Makes Appeal: Do We or Don't We Want Manufacturing in America?
Oct. 3, 2011 Currency Exchange Rate Oversight Reform Act
Sept. 22, 2011 Bipartisan Group of Senator Unveils New Legislation to Crack Down on China's Currency Manipulation
July 25, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
May 10, 2011 Gasoline Prices
March 2, 2011 Sessions Introduces Free and Fair Trade Act
Dec. 17, 2010 Executive Session
Aug. 30, 2010 Letter to His Excellency Sergey I. Kislyak , Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the U.S. - Russian Restrictions of US Poultry
Aug. 5, 2010 Sessions Seeks to Clarify Trade Law, Promote Fairness for Segment of Textile Industry
March 4, 2010 Leahy, Sessions, Hatch, Schumer, Kyl, Kaufman Unveil Details Of Patent Reform Agreement
Aug. 6, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 31, 2009 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2010--Resumed
March 17, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Armed Services Committee
March 17, 2009 Panel I Of A Joint Hearing Of The Crime And Drugs Subcommittee Of The Senate Judiciary Committee And The Senate Caucus On International Narcotics Control
March 11, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Proposal for the Department of Energy
March 10, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Proposal
July 22, 2008 Senate Resolution 619--Expressing Support for a Constructive Dialogue on Human Rights Issues Between the United States and Bahrain
June 3, 2008 Sessions Opposition to "Tax-and-Trade" Global Warming Scheme
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