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David Vitter's Public Statements on Issue: Legislative Branch

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
Nov. 21, 2013 Vitter: Senate Democrats' Rule Change is Scary and Dictatorial
Oct. 18, 2013 Times-Picayune - Washington's Obamacare Exemption Must End
Oct. 15, 2013 Vitter Applauds House for Including No Obamacare Exemption in Proposal
Aug. 6, 2013 Enzi, Barrasso Defend Legislative Prayer
June 24, 2013 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Immigration Bill
June 24, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act
June 3, 2013 Vitter Comments on Passing of Frank Lautenberg
March 11, 2013 Politico - Vitter blasts EPA over new emails from former regional chief
Jan. 23, 2013 Vitter Reintroduces His Bill to Establish Term Limits for Congress
Jan. 23, 2013 Vitter, McCaskill: End Automatic Pay Raises for Congress
Jan. 22, 2013 Vitter Introduces "Good Government" Bills on First Day of 113th
May 14, 2012 Letter to Director Robert Groves, United States Census Bureau
Aug. 2, 2011 Vitter Introduces Bill to Bring Transparency to Super Committee Members' Campaign Cash
June 29, 2011 Vitter: Senate Should Start Debating Spending Cuts and Debt Reduction, Not Take Vacation
May 24, 2011 Interior Secretary Salazar Doesn't Deserve a Raise
May 1, 2011 Reform Washington, Enact Term Limits
April 14, 2011 Republican Senators Introduce "Term Limits for All' Constitutional Amendment
March 17, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Gene L. Dodaro, Comptroller General of the Government Accountability Office
Jan. 28, 2011 Vitter: End Automatic Pay Raises for Congress
June 21, 2010 Letter To Nancy Pelosi, House Speaker
April 29, 2010 Vitter Applauds Final Passage of Congressional Pay Freeze
April 22, 2010 Vitter Applauds Senate Passage of Bill to End Automatic Pay Raises for Congress
Oct. 9, 2009 Vitter's View: Fighting to Protect Louisiana from Losing Representation in Congress
Aug. 26, 2009 Vitter Statement on Death of Senator Edward Kennedy
July 14, 2009 Vitter Issues Statement on Groves Confirmation Vote
June 25, 2009 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2010
May 12, 2009 Letter to Ms. Nancy Ward, Acting Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency
May 1, 2009 Letter to Senator Charles Schumer, Chairman and Senator Bob Bennett, Ranking Member, Committee on Rules and Administration
March 17, 2009 Revolutionary War and War of 1812 Battlefield Protection Act--Continued
March 17, 2009 Vitter Applauds Senate Passage of His Anti-Pay Raise Provision
March 17, 2009 Automatic Pay Raises
March 12, 2009 Vitter Calls on Reid to Move Forward with Anti-Pay Raise Legislation
March 10, 2009 Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2009
March 9, 2009 Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2009
March 6, 2009 Vitter Forces Legislative Pay Raise Vote in Congress
Feb. 3, 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009--Continued
Feb. 13, 2008 Vitter Reaffirms Hold of ATF Nominee Michael Sullivan
Feb. 7, 2008 Vitter Applauds President's Call for Senate to Address Pending Nominations
May 17, 2007 Vitter Reaches Agreement on Van Antwerp Nomination
Jan. 12, 2007 Senate Adopts Vitter Amendment to Increase Penalties for Lobbyists
Jan. 11, 2007 Legislative Transparency And Accountability Act of 2007
Jan. 5, 2007 Vitter's View: Fighting Corruption and Cronyism in Government
Jan. 4, 2007 Vitter Introduces Extensive Ethics Reform Package
June 26, 2006 Grassley, Wyden, Inhofe Pressure Lobbying Reform Conferees to Keep Provision to End Secret Holds
June 26, 2006 Grassley, Wyden, Inhofe Pressure Lobbying Reform Conferees to Keep Provision to End Secret Holds
March 3, 2006 Vitter's View: Restoring Integrity in Congress
Feb. 23, 2006 Bipartisan Working Group on Lobbying Reform Announce Agreement on Areas to be Included in Reform Legislation
Sept. 9, 2005 Vote Explination
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