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David Vitter's Public Statements

Full Name: David B. Vitter
Office: U.S. Senate (LA) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Wendy; 4 Children: Sophie, Lise, Airey, Jack
Birth Date: 05/03/1961
Birth Place: New Orleans, LA
Home City: Metairie, LA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Coastal Restoration
Let Freedom Ring USA: Cut, Cap, Balance Pledge
Issue Position: Taxes
Issue Position: Women & Family
Issue Positon: Affordable Prescription Drugs vs. Socialized Medicine
Issue Positon: Fighting Wasteful Government Spending
Issue Position: The Second Amendment: A Way of Life Under Siege
Issue Position: No to Automatic Pay Raises for Congress
Issue Position: Border Security
Issue Positions: TEA (Taxed Enough Already) Party Days
Issue Position: National Defense
Issue Position: Closing of Guantanamo Bay
Issue Position: Small Business & Economic Development
Issue Position: Plans for Job Creation
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Veterans Affairs
Issue Position: Life & Values
Issue Position: Second Amendment Rights
Issue Position: Fighting Illegal Immigration: Renewing E-Verify
Issue Position: Budget
Issue Position: Card Check: Destroying American Business, One Coerced Signature at a Time
Issue Position: Protecting the Rights of the Unborn
Issue Position: Crime and Drugs
Issue Position: Agriculture & Seafood
Issue Position: Social Security
July 17, 2014 Vitter Passes Legislation to Require Community Banking Experience at the Fed
July 16, 2014 Vitter: Withdrawal of EPA Wage Garnishment Rule Was No-Brainer
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 16, 2014 Barrasso-Vitter Introduce Bill to Block EPA From Using Secret Science to Justify Regulations
July 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Development of ICBM
July 14, 2014 Vitter Amendment Requires Community Banking Experience at the Fed
July 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Securities Investor Protection Corporation Nominees
July 11, 2014 Letter to Colonel Richard Hansen, District Commander and District Engineer of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Concerns Regarding Mitigation Banks
July 10, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Current Crisis at the Border
July 10, 2014 Times-Picayune - Sen. Vitter Asks: How Many Central American Immigrants Heading to Louisiana?
July 10, 2014 Executive Session
July 10, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Adverse Comments on EPA's Administrative Wage Garnishment Direct Final Rule
July 10, 2014 Vitter: Bipartisan Highway Bill Short Term Funding Plan is Positive Step, Still Focused on Long Term Fix
July 9, 2014 Vitter: Reid, Democrats to Block Out Red Snapper Amendments to Sportsmen's Bill
July 9, 2014 Vitter Pledges to Continue Support for Maintaining Troop Levels at Fort Polk
July 9, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Proposed Prescription Drug Regulations
July 8, 2014 Vitter Announces Mississippi River Deeping Project Moving Forward
July 8, 2014 Vitter Amendments to Grant States Control Over Red Snapper Fisheries
July 8, 2014 VA Crisis Creeps into Louisiana
July 7, 2014 Vitter Provisions Included in Senate Sportsmen's Act
July 3, 2014 Happy 4th of July
July 2, 2014 Letter to Francois Hollande, President of France - France Considers Lifting Hydraulic Fracturing Ban, Sees Economic Benefits
July 1, 2014 Vitter Introduces Bill to Punish Union Violence
July 1, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Enivironmental Protection Agency - Fireworks Regulations
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