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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
June 10, 2014 Vitter: U.S. Should Learn from Europe's Depressing Energy Crisis Before Enacting New Carbon Rules
June 9, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Boko Haram
June 9, 2014 VA Wait Time Audit Requested by Vitter Shows Negligence in System
June 6, 2014 Letter to Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany - Germany Lifting Ban on Hydraulic Fracturing Should Be Wake Up Call
June 6, 2014 Vitter Calls Obama's Climate Assessment More Political than Scientific
June 5, 2014 Burwell Nomination
June 5, 2014 Vitter Gets VA Clinic Authorization Included in Final VA Bill
June 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Cap-and-Trade Rule
June 4, 2014 Nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell to be Secretary of Health and Human Services
June 4, 2014 Letter to Vincent Gray, Mayor of the District of Columbia - Liu Xiaobo Plaza
June 4, 2014 Vitter Briefed on Bergdahl, Terrorist Swap
June 3, 2014 Letter to Christopher Frey, Chair of the EPA Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee & Ozone Review Panel - Ozone Standards
June 3, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Regarding 2011 Death at New Orleans VA Hospital
June 3, 2014 Bowen Nomination
June 3, 2014 Vitter Speaks Out Against Bowen Nomination for CFTC Ahead of Senate Vote
June 2, 2014 Vitter: Cap and Trade is Back with All Pain, No Gain
June 2, 2014 Vitter: Release of Taliban Detainees Terribly Dangerous
June 2, 2014 Vitter: Cap and Trade is Back with All Pain, No Gain
May 30, 2014 Letter to Anthony Foxx, Secretary of Transportation - TIGER Program Needs Review, Reform, and Transparency
May 30, 2014 Vitter: Shinseki Resignation is Important First Step
May 29, 2014 Vitter Meets with Stanford Ponzi Scheme Victims in Baton Rouge
May 29, 2014 Vitter Announces Global Strike Command at Barksdale Recommended for Four-Star Position
May 28, 2014 Vitter: EPA, Army Corps Deceive Public on Proposed Waters of the U.S. Rule
May 28, 2014 Vitter, Senators Want Ozone Standards Developed Openly, Seek States' Input On Process
May 28, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Regarding Lung Cancer Screenings
May 27, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - EPA Obstructs Congressional Oversight of Politicized FOIA Fee Waiver Process
May 27, 2014 Vitter Prevents Prioritizing Illegal Immigrants over Legal Citizens in Defense Bill
May 23, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - ESA is Broken, Help for California Demonstrates Urgent Need for Reform
May 23, 2014 Vitter Secures Provisions for Louisiana in Defense Authorization
May 23, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Regarding Wait Times in Louisiana Veterans Facilities
May 22, 2014 WRRDA Conference Report
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Regarding EPA Regulations on Coal
May 22, 2014 WRRDA Conference Report
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Enivironmental Protection Agency - Proposed Greenhouse Gas Regulations
May 22, 2014 Vitter: WRRDA Passes Overwhelmingly 91 - 7
May 22, 2014 Letter to Sharon Bowen, Acting Chairman of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation - Regarding the Stanford Ponzi Scheme
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - Halt Coal Killing Rule
May 22, 2014 Senators Boxer and Vitter Applaud Final Passage of Bipartisan, Bicameral Water Infrastructure Bill
May 21, 2014 Roll Call - The Vitter Amendment Isn't Going Away
May 21, 2014 Letter to Denis McDonough, White House Chief of Staff - Regarding VA Controversy
May 21, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - EPA Contractor Abuses Role, Intentionally Delays Approval for American Businesses
May 20, 2014 Letter to Kathy Kliebert, Secretary of Health and Hospitals - Regarding the Delta Rouge Clinic
May 20, 2014 Vitter: WRRDA Clears House With Overwhelming Support
May 20, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Halt Expansion of Program Prior to HHS IG Review
May 20, 2014 Vitter: WRRDA Clears House With Overwhelming Support
May 19, 2014 Letter to Steve Scalise, Charles Boustany, and Vance McAllister, United States Representatives for Louisiana - Regarding the Nomination of Sylvia Burwell for Secretary of Health and Human Services
May 19, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Regarding the RESTORE Act
May 19, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - EPA Must Correct Data Before Revising Ozone Standard
May 19, 2014 Vitter: EPA's Cooling Water Rule Newest Attack on Base Load Power
May 15, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Protect American Jobs from Unfair Foreign Competition
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