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Peter Welch's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Peter F. Welch
Office: U.S. House (VT) - At-Large, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - At-Large
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Margaret Cheney; 5 Children, 3 Stepchildren
Birth Date: 05/02/1947
Birth Place: Springfield, MA
Home City: Norwich, VT
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
May 16, 2013 Welch Introduces Seniors Fraud Prevention Act
April 20, 2013 Rutland Herald - Welch Gets Candid About Gun Control, Budget and Boston Marathon Attacks
April 19, 2013 Welch Statement on Events in Boston
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
April 15, 2013 Welch Statement on Events in Boston
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
May 25, 2012 Leahy, Welch: Congress Should Remain Committed to Protecting all Victims of Violence
May 15, 2012 Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act
April 17, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
Jan. 23, 2012 Reps. Chaffetz, Welch, and Goodlatte Respond to U.S. Supreme Court's Decision on GPS Tracking Technology
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Director Robert S. Mueller Federal Bureau of Investigation
Jan. 8, 2011 Welch Statement on Arizona Shooting
May 24, 2010 Welch Introduces Bill to Ban Federal Contractors Convicted of Bribing Foreign Officials
April 22, 2010 Welch Calls On Attorney General Holder To Open Criminal Investigation Into Alleged Goldman Sachs Fraud
April 22, 2010 Goldman Sachs And Bad Bets
July 25, 2007 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 3093, Commerce, Justice, Science, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
May 21, 2007 Joined By State Troopers And Police Chief In Barre, Welch Announces Support For Local Law Enforcement
May 15, 2007 Vermonters Speak Out
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