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Patrick Leahy's Public Statements on Issue: Labor Unions

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
March 18, 2013 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) On The Nomination Of Tom Perez To Be Secretary Of Labor
Dec. 8, 2011 Letter to Ron Kirk, U.S. Trade Representative and Hilda Solis, Labor Secretary
Oct. 4, 2011 Hearing of the Immigration, Refugees and Border Security Subcommittee of the Senate Judiciary Committee - "America's Agricultural Labor Crisis: Enacting a Practical Solution"
May 16, 2011 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education
April 14, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Oct. 6, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Hilda L. Solis, Secretary of Labor
Sept. 28, 2010 Leahy, Gillibrand Offer Bill To Give Dairy Workers Access To Visa Program
Sept. 28, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Aug. 3, 2010 Executive Session
June 17, 2010 Comment On The Supreme Court's Decision In New Process Steel v. National Labor Relations Board
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 24, 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Feb. 11, 2010 Leahy To Introduce Bill To Fix Labor Department's Exemption Of Dairy Farms From Visa Program For Seasonal Workers
Feb. 1, 2010 Executive Session
Dec. 22, 2009 Further Changes To S. Con. Res. 13 Pursuant
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
Sept. 12, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Elaine Chao, Secretary of Labor
Oct. 23, 2007 Executive Session
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...
Aug. 2, 2007 Statement Of Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On The Nomination Of Leslie Southwick To The Fifth Circuit
Jan. 24, 2007 Vermont Delegation Urges Resolution Between COTS Board And Employees
March 29, 2006 Securing America's Borders Act
Dec. 12, 2005 Senate Rural Health Caucus Calling for Retention of Funds for Rural Health
Oct. 26, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
April 26, 2005 Hearing on S. 852, the FAIR Act of 2005
July 6, 2004 Class Action Fairness Act of 2004
Sept. 9, 2003 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2004-Continued
June 30, 2003 Letter to Labor Secretary Chao Urging Withdrawl of Regulations Eliminating Overtime Pay for Millions of Workers
March 6, 2003 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy on the Cloture Vote on the Nomination of Mr. Miguel Estrada
Feb. 11, 2003 Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee and Senate Judiciary Committee Hold Joint Hearing on Role of Litigation in Patient Access
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Social Security
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