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Patrick Leahy's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
April 7, 2014 Marriage Equality in Vermont
Feb. 25, 2014 Holzer Book Bindery
Dec. 5, 2013 Comments Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt., President Pro Tempore Of The Senate) On The Death Of Nelson Mandela
Oct. 16, 2013 Recognizing Janet Hinostroza
Sept. 17, 2013 Constitution Day
Sept. 10, 2013 16th Street Church Bombing
June 7, 2013 Richmond Round Church 200th Anniversary
April 10, 2013 Inauguration of Joe Bertolino
Jan. 7, 2013 Leahy, Sanders, Welch: Vermont Nets $377,000 For Historic Site Preservation
June 21, 2012 Hearing of the Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights Subcommittee of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The Universal Music Group-EMI Merger and the Future of Online Music
June 21, 2012 Unique Significance of Shelburne Farms
May 15, 2012 150th Anniversary of USDA
May 10, 2012 Honoring Federal, State, and Local Law Enforcement Officers
Dec. 7, 2011 Jay Peak's Bill Stenger Testifies Before Leahy-Chaired Panel In Washington
Sept. 13, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - "Civil Rights Division Oversight"
March 22, 2011 Brattleboro Reformer - Peace Corps Marks 50
March 4, 2011 Leahy: New Vermont Passport Office Will Aid Vermonters' Travel, Facilitate Vermont Commerce And Cement Vermont's Bonds To Canada
Dec. 18, 2010 Local Community Radio Act of 2010
Sept. 16, 2010 Leahy Applauds DISH Network Announcment Of Local TV Service In Bennington, Windham
June 10, 2010 Comment On Elena Kagan's Work For Justice Thurgood Marshall
May 24, 2010 Comment On The Supreme Court's Decision In American Needle Inc. v. National Football League
April 5, 2010 Vermont's "Art of Action' Is Set To Come Alive In The Nation's Capital
Oct. 15, 2009 Statement Of Senator Patrick Leahy, Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, Executive Business Meeting
Aug. 4, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Judiciary Committee - The Performance Rights Act And Parity Among Music Delivery Platforms
Jan. 17, 2009 Brattleboro Reformer - Capturing The Moment In An Image
Oct. 29, 2008 Letter to Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League
Oct. 2, 2008 Executive Session
Sept. 30, 2008 Webcaster Settlement Act of 2008
Sept. 27, 2008 Consolidated Security, Disaster Assistance, and Continuing Appropriations Act, 2009--Continued
Sept. 26, 2008 Executive Session
Sept. 26, 2008 Shawn Bentley Orphan Works Act of 2008
Sept. 26, 2008 Executive Session
Sept. 17, 2008 Bill To Preserve Historical Films And Sound Recordings Sent To President For Signature
July 29, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee, on "Music and Radio in the 21st Century: Assuring Fair Rates and Rules Across Platforms"
July 28, 2008 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On Inspector General And Office Of Professional Responsibility Report On Politicization At The Department Of Justice
July 17, 2008 Executive Session
July 9, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee On Oversight Of The Department Of Justice
June 27, 2008 Executive Session
June 26, 2008 Removing the African National Congress from Treatment as a Terrorist Organization
June 3, 2008 Judicial Nominations
May 26, 2008 "The United States And Cluster Munitions"
May 21, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee on "Exploring The Skyrocketing Price Of Oil"
May 20, 2008 Executive Session
May 12, 2008 Tribute to Placido Domingo
April 30, 2008 Recognition of the Service of Former Senator Walter ``Fritz'' Mondale
April 23, 2008 Letter to Republican Senators
April 14, 2008 Clinton, Leahy, Sanders, Schumer Hail Passage of Key Legislation to Establish Hudson-Fulton-Champlain Commemoration Commission
April 14, 2008 Clinton, Leahy, Sanders, Schumer Hail Passage Of Key Legislation To Establish Hudson-Fulton-Champlain Commemoration Commission
April 2, 2008 Repression in Tibet
April 1, 2008 Executive Session
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