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David Vitter's Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

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
Issue Position: Fighting Illegal Immigration: Renewing E-Verify
July 10, 2014 Executive Session
July 10, 2014 Times-Picayune - Sen. Vitter Asks: How Many Central American Immigrants Heading to Louisiana?
July 10, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Current Crisis at the Border
June 30, 2014 Vitter to Obama: Any Action on Immigration Must Be Directed Toward Enforcement
June 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Send a Clear Message to Those Crossing the Border
June 19, 2014 Vitter Census Amendment to Require Questions about Illegal Aliens
June 12, 2014 Vitter Joins Inhofe, Senators to Introduce Bill to Close Catch-and-Release Loophole
June 11, 2014 Senators Introduce Bill to Close Catch-and-Release Loophole
May 27, 2014 Vitter Prevents Prioritizing Illegal Immigrants over Legal Citizens in Defense Bill
April 24, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - GOP Senators Challenge President's Decimation of Immigration Law
Feb. 5, 2014 Vitter Introduces Bill to Put American Citizens Ahead of Illegal Immigrants for In-State College Tuition
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson - Explain DHS Practices Regarding Human Smuggling
Sept. 6, 2013 From David's Desk: August 2013 Roundup
Aug. 22, 2013 Letter to Marlin Gusman, Orleans Parish Sheriff - Immigration laws
Aug. 13, 2013 Vitter Urges Orleans Parish to Cooperate with Immigration Authorities
July 1, 2013 Newsletter - From David's Desk: June 2013 Roundup
June 27, 2013 Vitter Statement on Senate Gang of Eight Immigration Vote
June 26, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act
June 24, 2013 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Immigration Bill
June 24, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act
June 18, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act--Continued--
June 18, 2013 Vitter Amendment to Gang of 8 Bill to Make Illegals Convicted of Crimes against Women, Children ineligible for Immigrant status
June 13, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act--Continued--
June 12, 2013 Vitter: Cornyn Amendment Weak on Enforcement, Won't Fix Illegal Immigration Problem
June 12, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act
June 11, 2013 Vitter to Oppose Consideration of Gang of 8 Immigration Bill
June 5, 2013 Senators, Congressmen Comment On New Report Showing Gang Of Eight Plan Adds Four Times More Guest Workers Than 2007 Bill
June 5, 2013 Senators, Congressmen Comment On New Report Showing Gang Of Eight Plan Adds Four Times More Guest Workers Than 2007 Bill
May 22, 2013 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013
May 22, 2013 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013
May 6, 2013 Vitter: Amnesty Would Cost Taxpayers $6.3 Trillion, According to Study
March 21, 2013 Vitter Offers Immigration Reform, Enforcement Amendments to Senate Budget
March 21, 2013 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2014
March 14, 2013 Boozman Cosponsors Amendment Pressing for Information about Released Illegal Immigrants
Feb. 13, 2013 Immigration Policy
Feb. 13, 2013 Vitter Works on Targeted Immigration Reforms, Enforcement
Jan. 28, 2013 Immigration Reform
Sept. 22, 2012 The Times-Picayune - Sens. Mary Landrieu and David Vitter Introduce Eleventh-Hour Legislation
Sept. 20, 2012 Vitter Bill: Illegals that Vote in Federal Elections Subject to Deportation
Aug. 23, 2012 Vitter Supports ICE Agents Lawsuit Against Administration
July 26, 2012 LaFayette Daily Advertiser - Vitter Slams Administration on Border Security
June 25, 2012 Vitter Disappointed in Supreme Court on AZ Law
June 20, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Illegal Immigration Immunity From Deportation
June 19, 2012 The Hill - End the Child Tax Credit Checks for Illegal Immigrants
June 15, 2012 Vitter: Obama Immigration Decision Still Puts Amnesty Before Securing Our Borders
May 22, 2012 Vitter: Eliminate Tax Credit Handouts to Illegal Aliens
May 22, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
April 24, 2012 Vitter: Arizona Immigration Law is Absolutely Constitutional
Dec. 12, 2011 Vitter Legislation Would Have Blocked Ariz. Immigration Lawsuit Before it Reached Supreme Court
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