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David Vitter's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

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 2, 2012 The Washington Times - Truth about Obama's Energy Claims
March 29, 2012 Imposing a Minimum Effective Tax Rate for High-Income Taxpayers-- Motion to Proceed
March 20, 2012 Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act --Continued
March 15, 2012 Vitter Says Obama's Energy Speech full of Misinformation
March 15, 2012 Syria
March 8, 2012 Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
Feb. 29, 2012 Letter to President Barack Obama - Lowering Prices at the Pump
Feb. 23, 2012 Vitter: Obama Doesn't Address Keystone XL in Energy Speech
Feb. 23, 2012 Times-Picayune - Louisiana Delegation Finds Fault with President Barack Obama's Comments on Oil Industry
Jan. 25, 2012 The American Press - Senators Agree with Obama's Message
Jan. 25, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Jan. 24, 2012 Vitter Welcomes Focus on Energy Policy in State of the Union Address
Dec. 14, 2011 Vitter Says Drilling Lease Sale Raises Questions with Current Washington Energy Policy
Nov. 18, 2011 Letter tp Chairmen Feinstein and Frelinghuysen, Ranking Members Alexander and Visclosky
Nov. 15, 2011 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
Nov. 8, 2011 3% Withholding Repeal and Job Creation Act
Nov. 8, 2011 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior for the U.S. Department of the Interior
Oct. 31, 2011 Vitter Continues to Block Interior Nominee until Expiring Gulf Drilling Leases Extended
Oct. 19, 2011 Vitter, Inhofe and Issa Want Proof of "Sound" Science from White House Regarding Multiple Agency Actions
Oct. 12, 2011 United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
Oct. 11, 2011 Roll Call - Energy Lease Action Can Boost Economy
Oct. 11, 2011 Vitter, Landry Meeting with BSEE & BOEM Leaves Questions Unanswered
Sept. 14, 2011 Vitter Introduces Bill to Audit Federal Subsidies for Green Jobs
Sept. 12, 2011 Letter to Secretary Salazar and Director Bromwich
Aug. 24, 2011 Vitter Comments on Obama Administration's "Reform" of Regulations
Aug. 19, 2011 Green Jobs Aren't Working, Unleash Domestic Energy Exploration
Aug. 17, 2011 Vitter Applauds EPA Decision on Baton Rouge Ozone Attainment
Aug. 12, 2011 The Hill - Obama Administration to Launch Brazil Energy Partnership Next Week
July 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
June 23, 2011 Letter to Martha Johnson, Administrator, U.S. General Services Administration
June 23, 2011 Vitter Comments on Obama Administration's Plan to Tap Strategic Petroleum Reserve
June 1, 2011 Vitter Releases Hold on Interior Nominee Dan Ashe
May 23, 2011 Easing the Burden on Small Businesses so They Can Continue Creating Jobs
May 20, 2011 Members of Louisiana Delegation Reiterate Request for Obama/Daley Meeting on Gulf Drilling
May 17, 2011 Offshore Production and Safety Act of 2011
May 17, 2011 Landrieu, Vitter Announce Opposition to Both Democratic, Republican Energy Bills
May 11, 2011 Washington Examiner - Hiking Energy Taxes and Limiting Supplies Won't Bring Gas Prices Down
May 9, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader United States Senate
May 6, 2011 Vitter to Obama: Louisiana Could Teach You that We Can "Drill Our Way Out" of Many Economic Woes
May 5, 2011 Gulf Shutdown Anniversary
May 3, 2011 Letter to Michael Bromwich, Director, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement
April 25, 2011 Gas Prices Still Rising, Obama Still Not Getting It
April 7, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
March 31, 2011 Hatch, Vitter Unveil Major Bill to Unlock Domestic Energy Sources in Utah, U.S.
March 31, 2011 Rep. Bishop and Sen. Vitter Introduce Bicameral Legislation to Develop Energy, Create Jobs and Reduce Deficit
March 31, 2011 Boozman Works to Put America on Path to Energy Independence
March 31, 2011 Washington Examiner - The Fight For Lower Gas Prices Starts at Home
March 30, 2011 Sen. Vitter: President Obama's Energy Speech Doesn't Match Action
March 30, 2011 U.S. Energy Production
March 16, 2011 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Department of the Interior, and Michael Bromwich, Director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Regulation and Enforcement
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