Senator David B. Vitter's Public Statements


Full Name: David B. Vitter
Current Office: U.S. Senate - 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
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11/21/13 Vitter: Senate Democrats' Rule Change is Scary and Dictatorial 10/18/13 Times-Picayune - Washington's Obamacare Exemption Must End 10/15/13 Vitter Applauds House for Including No Obamacare Exemption in Proposal 8/06/13 Enzi, Barrasso Defend Legislative Prayer 6/24/13 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Immigration Bill 6/24/13 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act 6/03/13 Vitter Comments on Passing of Frank Lautenberg 3/11/13 Politico - Vitter blasts EPA over new emails from former regional chief 1/23/13 Vitter Reintroduces His Bill to Establish Term Limits for Congress 1/23/13 Vitter, McCaskill: End Automatic Pay Raises for Congress 1/22/13 Vitter Introduces "Good Government" Bills on First Day of 113th 5/14/12 Letter to Director Robert Groves, United States Census Bureau 8/02/11 Vitter Introduces Bill to Bring Transparency to Super Committee Members' Campaign Cash 6/29/11 Vitter: Senate Should Start Debating Spending Cuts and Debt Reduction, Not Take Vacation 5/24/11 Interior Secretary Salazar Doesn't Deserve a Raise 5/01/11 Reform Washington, Enact Term Limits 4/14/11 Republican Senators Introduce "Term Limits for All' Constitutional Amendment 3/17/11 Letter To The Honorable Gene L. Dodaro, Comptroller General of the Government Accountability Office 1/28/11 Vitter: End Automatic Pay Raises for Congress 6/21/10 Letter To Nancy Pelosi, House Speaker 4/29/10 Vitter Applauds Final Passage of Congressional Pay Freeze 4/22/10 Vitter Applauds Senate Passage of Bill to End Automatic Pay Raises for Congress 10/09/09 Vitter's View: Fighting to Protect Louisiana from Losing Representation in Congress 8/26/09 Vitter Statement on Death of Senator Edward Kennedy 7/14/09 Vitter Issues Statement on Groves Confirmation Vote 6/25/09 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2010 5/12/09 Letter to Ms. Nancy Ward, Acting Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency 5/01/09 Letter to Senator Charles Schumer, Chairman and Senator Bob Bennett, Ranking Member, Committee on Rules and Administration 3/17/09 Revolutionary War and War of 1812 Battlefield Protection Act--Continued 3/17/09 Vitter Applauds Senate Passage of His Anti-Pay Raise Provision 3/17/09 Automatic Pay Raises 3/12/09 Vitter Calls on Reid to Move Forward with Anti-Pay Raise Legislation 3/10/09 Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2009 3/09/09 Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2009 3/06/09 Vitter Forces Legislative Pay Raise Vote in Congress 2/03/09 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009--Continued 2/13/08 Vitter Reaffirms Hold of ATF Nominee Michael Sullivan 2/07/08 Vitter Applauds President's Call for Senate to Address Pending Nominations 5/17/07 Vitter Reaches Agreement on Van Antwerp Nomination 1/12/07 Senate Adopts Vitter Amendment to Increase Penalties for Lobbyists 1/11/07 Legislative Transparency And Accountability Act of 2007 1/05/07 Vitter's View: Fighting Corruption and Cronyism in Government 1/04/07 Vitter Introduces Extensive Ethics Reform Package 6/26/06 Grassley, Wyden, Inhofe Pressure Lobbying Reform Conferees to Keep Provision to End Secret Holds 6/26/06 Grassley, Wyden, Inhofe Pressure Lobbying Reform Conferees to Keep Provision to End Secret Holds 3/03/06 Vitter's View: Restoring Integrity in Congress 2/23/06 Bipartisan Working Group on Lobbying Reform Announce Agreement on Areas to be Included in Reform Legislation 9/09/05 Vote Explination