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David Vitter's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

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
Feb. 26, 2014 Letter to Arthur Elkins, Inspector General, Environmental Protection Agency - OIG Investigation into EPA'S Failed Attempt to Shutdown Hydraulic Fracturing
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Arthur Elkins, Inspector General, Environmental Protection Agency - OIG Report
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Arthur Elkins, Inspector General, Environmental Proteciton Agency - OIG Report Neglects to Address Cronyism with Clean Air Advisors
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Arthur Elkins, Inspector General, Environmental Protection Agency - Activities of the OIG
Jan. 15, 2014 Vitter: Bristol Bay Assessment Shows EPA's Disdain for Business Investment and Regulatory Process
Jan. 14, 2014 Letter to Howard Shelanski, Administrator Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs Office of Management and Budget - Review of Social Cost of Carbon Estimates is Insufficient
Dec. 17, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Nominations
Nov. 22, 2013 EPA Decision to Continue Violating Administrative Procedure Act
Nov. 8, 2013 EPA Goes Silent On Document Request After Asking White House for Guidance
Oct. 29, 2013 Vitter to Oppose OPM Nominee, Urges Colleagues to Oppose
Oct. 23, 2013 Louisiana Delegation Pushes For Transparency in HealthCare.gov
Oct. 16, 2013 Vitter to Oppose Senate Deal on CR, Debt Ceiling
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Justin Shur, Molo Lamken LLP - EPA Bonuses and Relationship with Beale
Oct. 1, 2013 Vitter: EPA Needs More Oversight, Transparency to Fix Broken Internal Management Practices
Sept. 30, 2013 Letter to Chairman Barbara Boxer, Committee on Environment & Public Works - EPA Management Practices Allowing Theft & Fraud
Sept. 27, 2013 Vitter: EPA Employee's Theft & Fraud Case Turns Eyes on EPA Leadership
Sept. 26, 2013 Vitter Introduces "No Washington Exemption from Obamacare" to CR
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Chairman Barbara Boxer, Committee on Environment & Public Works - Recent Fraud at EPA
Sept. 18, 2013 Rep. Terry, Sen. Vitter Introduce Bill to Ensure Checks and Balances at NRC
Sept. 10, 2013 Sens. Vitter, Enzi to Introduce Legislation to Stop a Washington Exemption from Obamacare
Aug. 27, 2013 Sens. Vitter, Enzi to Introduce Legislation to Stop Obamacare "Fix" for Washington
Aug. 27, 2013 Letter to Inspector General Arthur A. Elkins, Jr., EPA - EPA Fraud Case
Aug. 23, 2013 Vitter: Massive Fraud at EPA's Air Office
Aug. 15, 2013 Letter to Vice President Lisa Jackson, Apple Inc - EPA Freedom of Information Requests
Aug. 14, 2013 Washington Free Beacon - Lisa Jackson Contacted Lobbyist from Private Email
Aug. 14, 2013 Vitter: EPA's Email Trouble Continues, More Lisa Jackson Email Abuse
Aug. 5, 2013 Black, Vitter, Olson, and Smith Applaud GAO Decision to Investigate Planned Parenthood Funding
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathryn Ruemmler, Counsel to the President - Obamacare Implementation
July 29, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - FEMA Administrator for Secretary of Homeland Security
July 29, 2013 Vitter: After EPA FOIA Failures, DOJ Commits EPA to Higher Standard, More Accountability
July 17, 2013 Letter to Commissioner Galante - Hidden Reprot
July 17, 2013 Nomination of Thomas Edward Perez to be Secretary of Labor
July 17, 2013 Vitter Opposes Moving Forward on Perez Labor Nomination Wednesday, July 17, 2013
July 16, 2013 Vitter Voices Support for Attorneys General FOIA Lawsuit Against EPA
July 9, 2013 Vitter, EPW Republicans Get Major Agreements from EPA on 5 Transparency Requests
June 18, 2013 Investigation: Free Government Cell Phones Handed Out to People Who Say They'll Sell Them for Drugs, Shoes, Handbags
June 10, 2013 Letter to The Honorable Gina McCarthy, Assistant Administrator of the Office of Air and Radiation - Vitter: McCarthy Took Pledge to Provide Documents Related to Transparency Requests
June 5, 2013 Vote on NRC Nominee Delayed While Democrats Await Documents
May 16, 2013 Letter to the International and Tribal Affairs Assistant Administrator Michelle J. DePass - EPA Political Appointee's Potential Violations
May 7, 2013 Vitter, Inhofe Introduce Bill to End Free Cell Phone Welfare Program
May 1, 2013 Vitter: American People Want Access to Federal Government Data and Decision Process
May 1, 2013 Vitter Releases New Richard Windsor Email Findings
April 29, 2013 Letter to Acting Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Bob Perciasepe - Transparency in EPA's Relationship with Environmental Groups
April 29, 2013 Letter to Acting Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Bob Perciasepe - Pressing EPA for Transparency in its Relationship with Environmental Groups
April 4, 2013 Letter to EPA Acting Administrator Bob Perciasepe - EPA Giving out Personal Information of Private Citizens to Environmental Groups
March 19, 2013 Letter to EPA Region 9 Administrator Jared Blumenfeld - Personal Email Use
March 18, 2013 Vitter Will Block Perez Labor Nomination
March 15, 2013 Vitter Says EPA Shouldn't Need New Report to be Transparent, Could Lead by Example
March 13, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
March 11, 2013 Politico - Vitter blasts EPA over new emails from former regional chief
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