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Peter Welch's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Dec. 12, 2013 No Nuclear Weapons in Iran
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Concern Over the Trans Pacific Partnership
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Irving Williamson, Chair, International Trade Commission - Protect Plywood Industry from Unfair Chinese Imports
Sept. 19, 2013 Rep. Welch Goes to Bat for the Vermont Wood Product Manufacturers, Including Columbia Forest Products, in Battle Over Illegal Chinese Trade Practices
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
Oct. 11, 2012 Markey, DeLauro, Welch Back CFTC Appeal of Dodd-Frank Position Limits Case
July 24, 2012 Marketplace Equality Act
March 1, 2012 VPR - 'Leahy, Welch Say Travel Helps Them Shape Policy'
Dec. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 16, 2011 Letter to Chairman Bernanke
Oct. 7, 2011 Welch to State Department: "Keep Keystone XL Oil in America"
June 7, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ben Bernake, Chairman, Board of Governors for the Federal Reserve System
April 20, 2011 At Malletts Bay News Conference, Welch Tackles Cost of Ethanol Subsidy to Taxpayers, Boat Owners And Equipment Operators
Jan. 19, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - China Unfair Trade Practices
Jan. 17, 2011 Letter to Chairman Gensler and Commissioners Sommers, Chilton and O'Malia of the Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Sept. 29, 2010 Welch supports, House passes legislation to protect American manufacturers from currency manipulation
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
June 23, 2010 Letter to the Honorable House Financial Services Committee Chairman, Barney Frank and the Honorable Senate Banking Committee Chairman, Chris Dodd
April 14, 2010 Welch Calls For Dairy Support At Meeting With U.S. Trade Representative
Sept. 29, 2009 Welch Introduces Bill To Protect Dairy Farmers By Closing Trade Loophole
June 24, 2009 Joint Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee And national Security And Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee - Afghanistan And Pakistan: Oversight Of A New Interagency Strategy
June 18, 2009 Joint Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Communications, Technology And The Internet And The Subcommittee On Commerce, Trade, And Consumer Protection Of The House Committee On Energy And Commerce - Behavioral Advertising: Industry Practices And Consumers...
June 11, 2009 Morning Session Of A Joint Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee And Domestic Policy Subcommittee - Bank Of America And Merrill Lynch: "How Did A Private Deal Turn Into A Federal Bailout?"
June 4, 2009 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Commercial Sales of Military Technologies
June 24, 2008 Fox News "Your World" - Transcript
April 30, 2008 Letter to The Honorable William E. Kovacic, Federal Trade Commission
April 10, 2008 Relating to the Consideration of H.R. 5724, United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
April 10, 2008 Relating to the Consideration of H.R. 5724, United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
Oct. 31, 2007 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3920, Trade and Globalization Assistance Act of 2007
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