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Arlen Specter's Public Statements

Full Name: Arlen Specter
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Joan; 2 Children: Shanin, Stephen
Birth Date: 02/12/1930
Birth Place: Wichita, KS
Home City: Philadephia, PA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Veterans Affairs
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Tax Relief
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Jan. 21, 2011 Closing Argument
Dec. 22, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Dec. 21, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Dec. 21, 2010 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
Dec. 21, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Funding for Food Banks
Dec. 17, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Dec. 16, 2010 Casey, Specter Introduce Bill to Combat Sexual Violence on College Campuses
Dec. 15, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Dec. 7, 2010 Senators Push for Update on Health Care Delivery Form Website
Nov. 29, 2010 START Ratification Treaty
Nov. 29, 2010 Embryonic Stem Cell Research
Nov. 29, 2010 Televising the Supreme Court
Nov. 18, 2010 FDA Food Safety Modernization Act--Motion To Proceed--Continued
Nov. 15, 2010 Lameduck Session
Sept. 28, 2010 Senator Ted Stevens
Sept. 28, 2010 A Gridlocked Congress
Sept. 24, 2010 Senator Arlen Specter and Congressman Brad Sherman Want Students Protected From Religious Discrimination
Sept. 23, 2010 Senator Specter Comments on Today's Auction for the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
Sept. 22, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Sept. 17, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Chairman Baucus
Sept. 16, 2010 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011--Motion to Proceed
Sept. 15, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader United States Senate
Sept. 15, 2010 Report on Foreign Travel
Sept. 13, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Aug. 5, 2010 Specter Applauds Kagan's Confirmation
Aug. 4, 2010 Letter to President Barack Obama
Aug. 4, 2010 Executive Session
July 29, 2010 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
July 28, 2010 Foreign Travel
July 28, 2010 Televising Supreme Court Proceedings
July 27, 2010 Separation Of Powers
July 26, 2010 Disclose Act - Motion To Proceed
July 15, 2010 Nomination Of Elena Kagan
July 15, 2010 Op-Ed: Specter: "Kagan Did Just Enough To Win My Vote'
July 2, 2010 Letter to Mr. Sepp Blatter President Fédération Internationale de Football Association
June 29, 2010 PBS "Newshour" - Transcript
June 29, 2010 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
June 28, 2010 Remembering Senator Robert C. Byrd
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