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David Vitter's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

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: Card Check: Destroying American Business, One Coerced Signature at a Time
July 16, 2014 Barrasso-Vitter Introduce Bill to Block EPA From Using Secret Science to Justify Regulations
June 26, 2014 Letter to Nancy Stoner, Acting Assistant Administrator of the EPA's Office of Water - Regarding Stormwater Regulations on Military Bases
June 23, 2014 Vitter: SCOTUS Ruling Grants EPA Enough Leniency to Continue Making Up Numbers, Science
June 19, 2014 EPW Republicans Request Hearing on President's Proposed Cap-and-Trade Rule
June 18, 2014 Vitter Meets with Coal Miners Concerned About Losing Jobs
June 18, 2014 Letter to Barbara Boxer, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works - Regarding a Hearing About the President's Clean Power Plan
June 16, 2014 Vitter Seeks Additional Information Related to Scientific Credibility Concerns at EPA
June 16, 2014 Letter to Francesca Grifo, Science Integrity Official for the EPA - Regarding Research on Air Regulations
June 12, 2014 Vitter Has RESTORE Act Meeting with Commerce Secretary
June 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Cap-and-Trade Rule
June 2, 2014 Vitter: Cap and Trade is Back with All Pain, No Gain
June 2, 2014 Vitter: Cap and Trade is Back with All Pain, No Gain
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Enivironmental Protection Agency - Proposed Greenhouse Gas Regulations
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - Halt Coal Killing Rule
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, EPA Administrator - Regarding EPA Regulations on Coal
May 21, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - EPA Contractor Abuses Role, Intentionally Delays Approval for American Businesses
May 19, 2014 Vitter: EPA's Cooling Water Rule Newest Attack on Base Load Power
April 29, 2014 Vitter Ensures Morganza in Flood Protection Bill
April 9, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Uphold Fair Trade for US Steel Workers
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Jia Tongchun, General Manager of the Taishan Gypsum Company - Warner, Kaine Press Chinese Drywall Manufacturer to Take Care of Virginia Consumers
Feb. 18, 2014 Vitter: Computer Sciences Corporation Will Bring 800 New Jobs to NW Louisiana
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Punishing Most Vulnerable Americans With Higher Utility Bills
Jan. 24, 2014 Vitter: POTUS Should Reconsider Regulatory Onslaught Moving Forward
Jan. 8, 2014 EPA Basing New Carbon Rule on Impracticable Technology
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Regulatory Overreach Impacting Alabama, U.S. Jobs
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Vehicle Financing Market
July 10, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Affordable Care Act Employer Mandate
March 29, 2013 Letter to President Obama - EPA Tier 3 Rule
March 28, 2013 Vitter, Senators Ask McCarthy for Clarity on NYU Litigation Threat
March 22, 2013 Vitter Introduces Budget Amendment to Prohibit GHG Regulations Until China, India & Russia Implement Similar
March 21, 2013 Klobuchar, Vitter Introduce Legislation to Address Captive Shipping and Promote Fairness and Competition in the Railroad Industry
March 20, 2013 Letter to EPA Assistant Administrator Gina McCarthy - Rising Gas Prices
March 18, 2013 Letter for Secretary of the Interior Nominee Sally Jewel - Direction of the Interior Department
March 14, 2013 Corker, Warner, Vitter, Warren Introduce "Jumpstart GSE Reform Act"
March 11, 2013 Sens. Brown, Vitter React to Banking Industry's Flimsy Challenge of "Too Big To Fail" Subsidy
Feb. 28, 2013 Too Big to Fail
Feb. 19, 2013 Vitter: New Richard Windsor Emails Show EPA's Transparency Problem More Widespread
Feb. 7, 2013 Letter to Inspector General Arthur A. Elkins Jr.: EPA Attempts to Hide Email
Jan. 30, 2013 Rep. Harris Partners with Senator Vitter to Introduce Worker Choice Legislation
Oct. 25, 2012 Vitter Reiterates Means to Add Competition to Poorly Performing Utilities
Aug. 2, 2012 Sen. Vitter, Rep. Garrett Introduce Bill to Stop Spread of "Too-Big-To-Fail"
May 23, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
May 17, 2012 The Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act--Motion to Proceed--Continued
March 26, 2012 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairman of the Appropriations Committee and Kay Bailey Hutchison, Ranking Member of the Appropriations Committee
March 7, 2012 Hearing of the Capital Markets Subcommittee of the House Financial Services Committee - Ongoing Problems at the Securities Investor Protection Corporation
Jan. 24, 2012 Vitter Reaction to State of the Union
Jan. 4, 2012 Vitter: Recess Appointment of Cordray "Unprecedented, Troubling'
Oct. 19, 2011 Vitter, Inhofe and Issa Want Proof of "Sound" Science from White House Regarding Multiple Agency Actions
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