Senator David B. Vitter's Public Statements


Full Name: David B. Vitter
Current Office: U.S. Senate - 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
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4/16/14 Vitter: Obama Closer to Bailing Out Detroit 4/15/14 Letter to Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Treasury - Vitter, Scalise, Cassidy to Treasury: Stop Slow-walking Implementation of RESTORE Act 4/15/14 Vitter Announces Growing Support for Bipartisan TSCA Reform Bill 4/14/14 Vitter Meetings Get Army Commitment to Keep Ft. Polk Hospital Open 4/14/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Cardin, Colleagues Ask Kerry To Urge NATO, OSCE To End All Defense Contracts With Russia 4/14/14 Times Picayune - Sens. Landrieu and Vitter Push FEMA to Speed Implementation of New Flood Insurance Law 4/11/14 Letter to Janet McCabe, Acting Assistant Administrator - Role in Secretive Social Cost of Carbon Estimates 4/11/14 Vitter Announces Positive News for Avondale Redevelopment 4/10/14 Vitter Bill Will Require Community Banking Experience on the Fed Board 4/10/14 Letter to Secretaries Tom Vilsack, Ernest Moniz, and Gina McCarthy - Calling for USDA, DOE, EPA to Resist Taxing Livestock Emissions 4/10/14 Letter to W. Craig Fugate, Administrator Federal Emergency Management Agency - Quit Stalling on Flood Insurance Policy Protection 4/10/14 Letter to Lydia Wegman, Former Director of the Air Quality Strategy and Standards Division at the EPA - Clarify Role in Major Air Regulations 4/10/14 Senators to FEMA: Quit Stalling on Flood Insurance Policy Protection 4/10/14 Vitter: Effort to Update Decades-Old Fishery Levels Progresses 4/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Waters Rule Threat to Economy, Families, Farmers, and Small Business Owners 4/09/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Uphold Fair Trade for US Steel Workers 4/09/14 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed 4/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Community Bank Experience Needed on Federal Reserve Board 4/09/14 Vitter: AG Holder Gives False Testimony About School Voucher Lawsuit 4/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act 4/08/14 Letter to Arthur A. Elkins, Jr., Inspector General of US EPA - Vitter Says EPA Officials Are Telling Different Beale Stories, Demands Clarification 4/08/14 Bowen Passes Senate Ag Committee, Vitter Places Hold Based on SIPC Handling of Stanford Ponzi Scheme 4/08/14 Vitter Praises Maritime Industry Report Showing Louisiana #1 4/07/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of US Environmental Protection Agency - Request for All of Brenner's Documents Currently in EPA's Possession that Refer or Relate to Beale 4/07/14 Letter to Justin V. Shur, Lawyer of Robert Brenner - Request for Every Document in Brenner's Possession that Refers or Relates to Beale 4/04/14 Letter to Lawrence Strickling, Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information, National Telecommunications and Information Administration - Answers from Administration on Internet Transition 4/04/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of Environmental Protection Agency - Stop Out-Of-Control Water Rule 4/03/14 Vitter Gets Bipartisan Estuaries Bill Through EPW Committee 4/03/14 Vitter Comments on Midstream's Application to Abandon Midla Pipeline 4/03/14 Manchin Applauds Bipartisan 'Chemical Safety and Drinking Water Protection Act' Passage Out of Committee 4/02/14 Vitter: New IG Report on Human Testing Highlights Further Need for Transparency at EPA 4/02/14 Letter to Peter Gaytan, Stewart Hickey, Barry Jesinoski, Robert Wallace, and Homer Townsend Jr. - Join Push for VA Clinics 4/02/14 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014 4/01/14 Letter to Nancy Stoner, Acting Assistant Administrator for Water of EPA - EPA Must Clarify $187,500 Daily Penalty Threat for Wyoming Landowner 4/01/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Better Access to Affordable Medical Equipment to People with Disabilities 4/01/14 Vitter Amendment to Unemployment Insurance: No Double Dipping 3/31/14 Vitter: Obama's Methane Guidance Likely to Add Layers of Expensive Regulations on Energy Producers 3/28/14 Vitter: Sugar Industry's Complaint of Foul Play by Mexico's Sugar Producers Needs Federal Attention 3/28/14 Vitter: SIPC Continues to Put Wall Street Members ahead of Stanford Ponzi Scheme Victims 3/27/14 Letter to H. Christopher Frey, Chair of EPA Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee - Vitter Calls on Independent Air Standard Reviewers to Remain Impartial 3/27/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Cancel All Contracts with Russian Arms Firm 3/27/14 Vitter: Senate Needs Local and State Perspective on Highway Bill 3/26/14 Nomination of Christopher Reid Cooper to Be US District Judge for the District of Columbia 3/26/14 Vitter Continues Fight to Authorize Lafayette and Lake Charles VA Clinics 3/25/14 Vitter: Waters of the U.S. Rule May Increase EPA Authority Over Private Property 3/25/14 Manchin, Vitter Introduce Bill to Stop EPA's Preemptive, Retroactive Vetoes of Water Permits 3/25/14 Vitter Supports Hobby Lobby Fight Against Contraception Mandate 3/25/14 Vitter, Manchin Introduce Bill to Stop EPA's Preemptive, Retroactive Vetoes of Water Permits 3/25/14 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Allow Vote on Measure to Speed Up Natural Gas Exports to Ukraine 3/25/14 Brown, Vitter: New Report By Federal Reserve Bank Of New York Shows Advantages For "Too Big To Fail" Megabanks