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David Vitter's Public Statements

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
July 29, 2014 Hearing of the Clean Air and Nuclear Safety Subcommittee of the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee - Examining the Threats Posed by Climate Change
July 28, 2014 Vitter Announces VA Clinics for Lafayette, Lake Charles will be in Final Veterans Bill
July 28, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - EPA Blocking Transparent, Thorough Evaluation of Proposed Ozone Standards
July 24, 2014 Letter to Tamara Gray, Director of the Special Applications Center for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development - HANO Request to Sell Excess Properties
July 24, 2014 Klobuchar, Vitter, Wasserman Schultz, Ellmers Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Increase Breast Cancer Awareness Among Young Women
July 24, 2014 Bring Jobs Home Act - Motion to Proceed
July 24, 2014 Vitter Co-Sponsors Legislation to Reauthorize Breast Cancer Education Campaign
July 24, 2014 Vitter: NRC Nominees Need Scrutiny
July 23, 2014 The Washington Times - Our Ports and Waterways Key to a Vibrant Economy
July 23, 2014 Vitter Reintroduces "No Washington Exemption from Obamacare"
July 23, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General - Review of Money Wired by Immigrants to Home Countries
July 22, 2014 Vitter: Competing Court Decisions on Obamacare Subsidies Highlight Need to End Washington's Exemption
July 22, 2014 Letter to Bernard Sanders, Chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, Richard Burr, Ranking Member of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, Jeff Miller, Chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, and Michael Michaud, Ranking Member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee - VA Deficiencies
July 21, 2014 The Hill - Four Years Later, Dodd-Frank Continues 'Too Big to Fail'
July 21, 2014 WBRZ - Vitter Discusses His Solution to the U.S. Border Crisis
July 18, 2014 Vitter Bill Would Stop Flow of Illegal Border Crossings
July 18, 2014 Vitter: Appeal for Stanford Ponzi Scheme Victim Fails, Highlights Need to Reform SIPC
July 18, 2014 Vitter Lauds Australia's Decision to Repeal Carbon Tax
July 18, 2014 Vitter Denounces EPA's Outrageous Proposal to Preemptively Shut Down Mining Project
July 17, 2014 Letter to Katherine Hammack, Assistant Secretary of the Army - Camp Minden Cleanup
July 17, 2014 KSLA - Hirsch Coliseum Considered for Housing Young Immigrants
July 17, 2014 Vitter to Block Army Nominee Until They Clean Up Mess at Camp Minden
July 17, 2014 Vitter Introduces Duck Stamp Bill to Assist Duck Habitat Conservation
July 17, 2014 Letter to David Ferriero, Archivist of the United States - Administration's Epidemic of Hard Drive Crashes
July 17, 2014 The Times Picayune - Sen. Landrieu and Rep. Boustany Push for Keeping Export-Import Bank as 'Lousiana Jobs Producer'
July 17, 2014 Vitter Passes Legislation to Require Community Banking Experience at the Fed
July 17, 2014 Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Authorization Act
July 16, 2014 Barrasso-Vitter Introduce Bill to Block EPA From Using Secret Science to Justify Regulations
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 16, 2014 Vitter: Withdrawal of EPA Wage Garnishment Rule Was No-Brainer
July 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Development of ICBM
July 14, 2014 Vitter Amendment Requires Community Banking Experience at the Fed
July 11, 2014 Letter to Colonel Richard Hansen, District Commander and District Engineer of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Concerns Regarding Mitigation Banks
July 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Securities Investor Protection Corporation Nominees
July 10, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Current Crisis at the Border
July 10, 2014 Times-Picayune - Sen. Vitter Asks: How Many Central American Immigrants Heading to Louisiana?
July 10, 2014 Vitter: Bipartisan Highway Bill Short Term Funding Plan is Positive Step, Still Focused on Long Term Fix
July 10, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Adverse Comments on EPA's Administrative Wage Garnishment Direct Final Rule
July 10, 2014 Executive Session
July 9, 2014 Vitter Pledges to Continue Support for Maintaining Troop Levels at Fort Polk
July 9, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Proposed Prescription Drug Regulations
July 9, 2014 Vitter: Reid, Democrats to Block Out Red Snapper Amendments to Sportsmen's Bill
July 8, 2014 Vitter Announces Mississippi River Deeping Project Moving Forward
July 8, 2014 VA Crisis Creeps into Louisiana
July 8, 2014 Vitter Amendments to Grant States Control Over Red Snapper Fisheries
July 7, 2014 Vitter Provisions Included in Senate Sportsmen's Act
July 3, 2014 Happy 4th of July
July 2, 2014 Letter to Francois Hollande, President of France - France Considers Lifting Hydraulic Fracturing Ban, Sees Economic Benefits
July 1, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Enivironmental Protection Agency - Fireworks Regulations
July 1, 2014 Vitter Introduces Bill to Punish Union Violence
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