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Patrick Leahy's Public Statements

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
June 24, 2014 Leahy Announces Witnesses, Details For July 1 U.S. Senate Field Hearing In Vermont On Open Internet Rules
June 24, 2014 Comment of Senator Patrick Leahy, Chairman, State Department And Foreign Operations Subcommittee, On Aid To Egypt
June 24, 2014 Leahy, Other Senate Democrats Introduce Bill To Crack Down On Secret Spending In Elections
June 23, 2014 Senate Judiciary Committee To Take Up Cellphone Unlocking Bill This Week
June 23, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Crawford Nomination
June 23, 2014 Judicial Nominations
June 20, 2014 Cloture Filed On Vermont U.S. Court Nominee, Setting Up Likely Senate Confirmation Vote Next Week
June 19, 2014 SJC Approves 13 Judicial Nominees
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 Hearing of the Foreign Operations Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Markup of the FY15 State, Foreign Operations Appropriations Bill
June 19, 2014 FY15 SFOPS Full Committee Markup Bill Summary
June 18, 2014 Harkin, Eight Senate Democrats Introduce Bill to Restore Overtime Protections for American Workers
June 18, 2014 Leahy Announces Farm Bill Funds To Help Small Farmers With Organic Certification Costs
June 17, 2014 Summary Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Fiscal Year 2015 Appropriations Bill
June 17, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On the Capture of Ahmed Abu Khattala
June 17, 2014 Nomination
June 17, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 17, 2014 The Washington Post - Republicans Call for Captured Benghazi Suspect to be Held at Guantanamo
June 17, 2014 Senator Leahy and Congresswoman Matsui Introduce Land Net Neutrality Legistlation
June 16, 2014 Leahy Announces June 25 Hearing On The Voting Rights Amendment Act
June 13, 2014 Judiciary Chairman Leahy's REAX To FCC Announcement to Review Internet Interconnection Agreements
June 12, 2014 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee On the 47th Anniversary of Loving v. Virginia
June 12, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Executive Business Meeting
June 12, 2014 Leahy Steers Crawford Nomination Through Senate Judiciary Committee
June 12, 2014 Loving v. Virginia Anniversary
June 12, 2014 Russia
June 11, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On Committee Consideration of Judicial Nominations
June 11, 2014 Leahy Praises Progress On VA Reform
June 11, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight of the Department of Homeland Security
June 10, 2014 Letter to Martin Barrington, Nicandro Durante, Ling Chenqing, Alison Cooper, Pierre de Labouchere, Murray Kessler, Andre Calantzopoulos, Daniel Delen, J. Pieter Sikkel, and George Freeman III - Protect Children from Nicotine Poisoning
June 10, 2014 Student Loan Debt
June 10, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 10, 2014 On Introduction of the Satellite Television Access Reauthorization Act
June 10, 2014 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) On the "Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act"
June 10, 2014 Leahy, Grassley Introduce Legislation to Reauthorize Soon-To-Expire Satellite TV Law
June 10, 2014 Executive Session
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 5, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy On The Sanders-McCain VA Bill
June 4, 2014 Hearing of the Privacy, Technology, and the Law Subcommittee of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The Location Privacy Protection Act of 2014
June 4, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 4, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Judicial Nominations
June 3, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 3, 2014 Approach to Opioid Addiction
June 3, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Examining A Constitutional Amendment To Restore Democracy To The American People
June 2, 2014 Leahy Praises EPA's Historic New Limits On Pollution From The Power Sector
May 30, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy On The Resignation Of Veterans Affairs Secretary Shinseki
May 28, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Regarding Lung Cancer Screenings
May 22, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On House Passage Of The USA FREEDOM Act
May 22, 2014 Senators Urge a Return to Democratic Rule in Thailand Following Military Coup
May 22, 2014 Letter to Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League - Regarding Changing the Name of the Washington Redskins
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