Senator David B. Vitter's Public Statements

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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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Issue Positon: Affordable Prescription Drugs vs. Socialized Medicine Issue Position: Crime and Drugs 7/23/13 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - "Pay-for-Delay Deals: Limiting Competition and Costing Consumers" 7/11/12 Vitter: White House, PhRMA Made Deals to Kill Prescription Drug Reimportation 5/31/12 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Food and Drug Administration Commissioner - Petition for Alternate Name for High Fructose Corn Syrup 12/02/11 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, M.D., Commissioner of U.S. Food and Drug Administration 10/20/11 Vitter Statement on Drug Reimportation Amendment Vote 10/05/11 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Preventative Health Services Mandates 12/14/10 Letter to The Honorable Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration 9/10/10 Letter to Dr. Janet Woodcock Director, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research Food and Drug Administration 7/30/10 Vitter's View: Potential Early Signs of Obamacare Rationing 6/30/10 Letter to Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Margaret Hamburg 1/12/10 Vitter Applauds Work of MADD Louisiana 12/15/09 Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009--Resumed 12/11/09 Vitter's View: Access to Cheaper Prescription Drugs Would Provide Real Health Care Relief 12/09/09 Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009--Motion To Proceed-Continued 10/15/09 Vitter, Shaheen Introduce Legislation to Get Affordable Drugs in Consumer Hands Faster 9/18/09 Vitter's View: Continuing Welfare Reforms 9/16/09 Transportation, Housing And Urban Development, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 7/10/09 Vitter Applauds Senate Approval of His Provision to Allow Americans to Import Lower-Cost Prescription Drugs 7/10/09 Wall Street Journal - Vitter Prevails in Prescription-Drug Debate 7/09/09 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010 6/10/09 Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act 3/26/09 Senators Announce Bipartisan Proposal to Bring Generic Biologic Drugs to Market, Saving Billions in Medicare Costs 7/30/08 Vitter Introduces Welfare Drug Test Bill 4/07/08 Letter to Robert Byrd and Thad Cochran, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Re: JAG Funding 3/13/08 Vitter Offers Drug Reimportation Amendment 3/13/08 Congress Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2009--Continued 10/24/07 Senate Accepts Vitter Reimportation Amendment to LHHSE Appropriations Bill 10/17/07 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act, 2008, Continued -- 8/03/07 Vitter's View: Helping Families Access Cheaper Prescription Drugs 7/26/07 Senate Passes Vitter's Reimportation Amendment 7/25/07 Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008 1/12/07 Vitter's View: Helping Seniors 1/10/07 Vitter Reintroduces Comprehensive Reimportation Legislation 12/05/06 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007 9/27/06 U.S. Senator David Vitter Scores Major Victory for Drug Reimportation 7/11/06 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007 7/11/06 U.S. Senate Approves Vitter's Amendment on Drug Reimportation 4/11/06 Letter to The Honorable Christopher S. Bond Chairman Transportation, Treasury, the Judiciary, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies and 7/13/04 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005 1/01/14 Issue Position: Crime and Drugs