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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
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 President Barack Obama - 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
Sept. 6, 2011 Vitter Comments on Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Nominee Cordray
Aug. 24, 2011 Vitter Comments on Obama Administration's "Reform" of Regulations
June 28, 2011 Vitter: Potential Obama Economic Advisor Supported Gulf Moratorium Despite No Economic Analysis
May 31, 2011 Vitter Urges SEC for Decision on Stanford Ponzi Scheme Victims
April 5, 2011 Vitter Applauds Vote to Strike 1099 Provision, Urges Full Obamacare Repeal
March 30, 2011 Republican Senators Offer Commonsense Amendment to Pay for Critical Small Business Legislation
March 23, 2011 Vitter Statement on Obamacare - One Year Later
March 15, 2011 Vitter Amendment to Small Business Bill Would Cut Approximately $83 Billion
Sept. 30, 2010 Wicker and Vitter Introduce Gulf Coast Recovery Legislation
Aug. 10, 2010 Vitter Comments on Decision to Administer Escrow Fund through Wall Street Banks
July 14, 2010 Landrieu, Gulf Coast Senators Introduce Resolution Urging BP to Use Local Products and Services in Oil Spill Activities
July 12, 2010 Vitter to Bayou Industrial Group: Obama "Declaring War on Louisiana's Economy"
July 2, 2010 Bipartisan Group of Senators Propose Plan for Post-Oil Spill Recovery Along Gulf Coast
June 25, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Karen Mills Administrator and Admiral Thad Allen - SBA's Loan Program for Gulf Coast Residents
May 6, 2010 Vitter Establishes BP Claims Monitoring Hotline
May 4, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Karen G. Mills Administrator U.S. Small Business Administration
April 16, 2010 Letter To Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
April 7, 2010 Letter to Chair Barbara Mikulski and Ranking Member Richard Shelby Senate Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies
March 3, 2010 Letter to Dear Chairman Tenenbaum and Dr. Frieden
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