Senator David B. Vitter's Public Statements

Office: U.S. Senate (LA) - Sr, Republican
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for Governor
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Issue Position: Crime and Drugs Issue Position: Closing of Guantanamo Bay Issue Position: Second Amendment Rights 10/19/15 Vitter Will Get Vote to Defund Sanctuary Cities This Week 10/08/15 - Vitter Bill to Deny Funding to Sanctuary Cities Scheduled for Vote 10/07/15 Vitter, Senators Push New Bill to End Sanctuary Cities 10/05/15 Letter to The Honorable Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Extension for REAL ID Implementation 10/05/15 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Louisiana State Police Deadline Extension under Real ID Act 9/16/15 Vitter Announces $1.6M in Grants for Victims Support 8/18/15 Vitter Announces Grants for Rural Law Enforcement Teams 8/04/15 Recognizing Red Arrow Workshop 8/04/15 Recognizing Coco Eros 7/31/15 From David's Desk: July Recap 7/24/15 Vitter Statement on Lafayette Theater Shooting 7/21/15 Vitter, Flake Introduce Stop Sanctuary Cities Act 7/16/15 Vitter, Casey, Inhofe, Peters Introduce Criminal Justice Reform Legislation that Seeks to Blunt School to Prison Pipeline 7/14/15 Every Child Achieves Act of 2015 7/09/15 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 7/07/15 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Immigration Law 6/16/15 Vitter Statement on Gillibrand's Sexual Assault Amendment 5/28/15 Vitter: Expanding Fraud-Ridden Lifeline Program is an Absurd Idea 4/02/15 Letter to the Honorable Richard C. Shelby, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies, and the Honorable Barbara A. Mikulski,Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies 3/24/15 Vitter Introduces A Voice for Victims Act 3/10/15 Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015 -- Continued 12/10/14 Vitter to Oppose Attorney General Nomination 10/08/14 Vitter: ISIS Persecuting Christians in Iraq Is Deplorable 9/25/14 Vitter Welcomes News of Attorney General Eric Holder's Resignation 9/08/14 Vitter Disappointed in SEC Decision, Will Continue Fighting to Help Stanford Ponzi Victims 8/22/14 Vitter: Obama Administration Releases Illegal Immigrant Criminals in Louisiana 6/12/14 Vitter Joins Inhofe, Senators to Introduce Bill to Close Catch-and-Release Loophole 5/29/14 Vitter Meets with Stanford Ponzi Scheme Victims in Baton Rouge 5/07/14 Vitter: Beale Investigation Continues, New Scrutiny from U.S. House 5/02/14 Letter to Robert Brenner, Employee of Environmental Protection Agency - John Beale's Fraudulent Activity at the EPA 3/10/14 Letter to Daniel Levinson, Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services - Investigation into Big PhRMA Allegedly Paying FDA for Drug Approval Process 1/29/14 Vitter's Food Stamp Amendment to Farm Bill Passes House 1/15/14 Letter to Barbara Boxer, Chairman Committee on Environment and Public Works - Schedule Oversight Hearing of EPA Fraud & Mismanagement Surrounding John Beale Saga 12/17/13 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Nominations 10/30/13 Letter to Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell and Secretary of Children and Family Services Suzy Sonnier - EBT Card Fraud 10/22/13 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the US - Environmental Protection Agency and Conducting Criminal Investigations 7/23/13 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014 7/23/13 Vitter Amendment Would Disqualify Violent Criminals from Federal Housing Assistance 6/26/13 Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act 6/18/13 Vitter Amendment to Gang of 8 Bill to Make Illegals Convicted of Crimes against Women, Children ineligible for Immigrant status 6/18/13 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act--Continued-- 10/03/12 Holding BP Accountable For Oil Spill Cleanup 6/20/12 Blumenthal Hails Passage of Legislation to Make Attendance at Animal Fights a Crime 6/12/12 Vitter Thanks Legislature, Governor for Solution on Legacy Lawsuits 3/23/12 The Times-Picayune - Saints' Situation Has Senate's Attention 3/07/12 Hearing of the Capital Markets Subcommittee of the House Financial Services Committee - Ongoing Problems at the Securities Investor Protection Corporation 12/06/11 Reuters - SEC is Urged to Sue Over Stanford Victims' Claims