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Patrick Leahy's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Patrick J. Leahy
Office: U.S. Senate (VT) - Sr, Democratic President Pro Tempore
First Elected: 11/05/1974
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marcelle; 3 Children: Kevin, Alicia, Mark
Birth Date: 03/31/1940
Birth Place: Montpelier, VT
Home City: Middlesex, VT
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Working to Support Vermont's Next Generation
Jan. 16, 2014 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy On The Omnibus Appropriations Bill
July 25, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - "Ensuring Judicial Independence Through Civics Education"
May 8, 2012 Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
March 5, 2012 Vermont Wins $3.4 Million for Head Start Education
Aug. 18, 2011 Comment Of Senator Leahy, Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, And Cosponsor Of The DREAM Act, On DHS Relief Policy For Certain Noncitizens
Aug. 2, 2011 Amending the Education Sciences Reform Act of 2002
May 16, 2011 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education
May 11, 2011 Durbin, Reid, Menendez, 30 Others Introduce the DREAM Act
April 28, 2011 Delegation Preserves a Role, Secures Funds for VSAC
April 28, 2011 Delegation Preserves a Role, Secures Funds For VSAC
Feb. 1, 2011 The Afghan Civilian Assistance Program
Sept. 2, 2010 Feingold, Leahy Unveil No Child Left Behind Reforms
Aug. 4, 2010 Senate Votes For Schools, Health Care
Aug. 4, 2010 Executive Session
July 21, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The Second Chance Act: Strengthening Safe And Effective Community Reentry
April 26, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, And The Honorable Michael B. Enzi, Ranking Member, Committee On Health, Education, Labor And Pensions
March 25, 2010 Comment On The Senate's Passage of The Health and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010
March 25, 2010 Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010
March 23, 2010 Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010
Jan. 26, 2010 Increasing The Statutory Limit On The Public Debt--Continued
June 10, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The Continued Importance of the Violence Against Women Act
May 1, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Harkin and Arlen Specter, Chairman And Ranking Member, Senate Subcommittee On Labor, Health And Human Services, Education And Related Agencies
March 12, 2008 Senate Passes Bill to Help Inmates Adapt After Release
Feb. 21, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee
Oct. 24, 2007 Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2007 --Motion to Proceed--
Oct. 22, 2007 Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2007
Sept. 17, 2007 Leahy, Feingold Introduce Bill To Reform NCLB
Sept. 17, 2007 Leahy, Feingold Introduce Bill to Reform NCLB
Aug. 13, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Edward M. Kennedy, Chairman, Committee on Health, Education,Labor, and Pensions and The Honorable Michael B. Enzi, Ranking...
July 19, 2007 College Cost Reduction Act Of 2007--Continued
March 28, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, And Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
Oct. 27, 2006 Leahy Attends Opening of New Education Center at the Rutland Regional Medical Center
Sept. 27, 2006 Retiring from the Senate
July 19, 2006 Voting Rights Act Reauthorization
July 18, 2006 Voting Rights Act Reauthorization
June 13, 2006 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy on the Continuing Need for Section 203 of the Voting Rights Act
March 14, 2006 Ed Flex Extension Passes House, Heads To President's Desk
Feb. 6, 2006 Leahy: New Bush Budget Is Mismatch For Vermont's And The Nation's Real Priorities
Feb. 6, 2006 Leahy: New Bush Budget Is Mismatch For Vermont's And The Nation's Real Priorities
Nov. 18, 2005 100th Anniversary of the Birth of J. William Fulbright
Oct. 26, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
June 16, 2005 On The Nomination Of Terrence Boyle To The U.S. Court Of Appeals For The Fourth Circuit
June 9, 2005 On The Nomination Of Terrence Boyle To The U.S. Court Of Appeals For The Fourth Circuit
Nov. 19, 2004 Tribute to Ms. Judith Maynard
Oct. 28, 2003 Foreign Operations, Export Financing, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2004-Continued
Oct. 20, 2003 Class Action Fairness Act of 2003-Motion to Proceed
Sept. 9, 2003 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004-Continued
April 30, 2003 Digital and Wireless Network Technology Act of 2003
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