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Patrick Leahy's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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: Protecting the Internet
Issue Position: Working to Create Jobs and Promote Vermont Businesses
Issue Position: Working for Intellectual Property Rights
July 16, 2014 Comsumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act
July 16, 2014 Senate Unanimously Passes Leahy's Bipartisan Cellphone Unlocking Bill That Improves Consumer Choice When Switching Wireless Carriers
July 10, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Executive Business Meeting
July 10, 2014 Terrorism Insurance Program Authorization Act -- Motion to Proceed --
July 10, 2014 Leahy's Report To The Senate On Last Wk's VT Field Hg. On NET NEUTRALITY
July 1, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Preserving an Open Internet: Rules to Promote Competition and Protect Main Street Consumers
June 26, 2014 Judiciary Committee Approves Leahy's Bipartisan Bill To Renew Soon-To-Expire Satellite TV Law
June 26, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Executive Business Meeting
June 24, 2014 Leahy Announces Witnesses, Details For July 1 U.S. Senate Field Hearing In Vermont On Open Internet Rules
June 24, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The AT&T/DIRECTV Merger: The Impact on Competition and Consumers in the Video Market and Beyond
June 23, 2014 Senate Judiciary Committee To Take Up Cellphone Unlocking Bill This Week
June 19, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House; Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader; Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader; and Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader - Passing the Internet Tax Freedom Act
June 19, 2014 SJC Approves 13 Judicial Nominees
June 17, 2014 Senator Leahy and Congresswoman Matsui Introduce Land Net Neutrality Legistlation
June 17, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 13, 2014 Judiciary Chairman Leahy's REAX To FCC Announcement to Review Internet Interconnection Agreements
June 10, 2014 Leahy, Grassley Introduce Legislation to Reauthorize Soon-To-Expire Satellite TV Law
June 10, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 10, 2014 On Introduction of the Satellite Television Access Reauthorization Act
June 5, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On Government Surveillance And Senate Consideration Of The USA FREEDOM Act
June 4, 2014 Hearing of the Privacy, Technology, and the Law Subcommittee of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The Location Privacy Protection Act of 2014
May 22, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On House Passage Of The USA FREEDOM Act
May 21, 2014 Comment of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On Patent Legislation
May 21, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight Of The Federal Bureau Of Investigation
May 19, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On the Proposed Merger of AT&T and DirecTV
May 19, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On the Proposed Merger of AT&T and DirecTV
May 15, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On FCC Chairman Wheeler's Proposed Net Neutrality Rules
May 14, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Program: Supporting Law Enforcement Officers When it Matters Most
May 11, 2014 The Hill - House Clears Path for NSA Reform
May 7, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On Action by the House Judiciary Committee to End Bulk Collection
May 5, 2014 Leahy REAX On House Judiciary Committee's Bipartisan Agreement To End Bulk Collection (NSA)
May 1, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On White House Big Data Review and Reform of the Electronic Communications Privacy Act
April 9, 2014 Statement Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Committee On The Judiciary, On Committee Consideration Of Patent Legislation
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Examining the Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger and the Impact on Consumers
April 3, 2014 SJC Approves Judicial Nominees, Continues Work On Patent Legislation
April 2, 2014 Statement Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On Senate Consideration of the Justice for All Reauthorization Act of 2013
March 26, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Reauthorization of the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act
March 25, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On the President's Proposed Reforms To The Bulk Records Collection Program
Feb. 26, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - An Examination of Competition in the Wireless Market"
Feb. 12, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The Report of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board on Reforms to the Section 215 Telephone Records Program and the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court
Feb. 10, 2014 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On NSA Security Breach
Feb. 4, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Privacy in the Digital Age: Preventing Data Breaches and Combating Cybercrime
Jan. 29, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight Of The Department Of Justice
Jan. 23, 2014 Senator Patrick Leahy Comment On PCLOB Report
Jan. 19, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Reaction to President Obama's Remarks on the National Security Agency and Iran
Jan. 14, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Report of the President's Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies
Jan. 14, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - President's Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies
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