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Jay Rockefeller IV's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: John 'Jay' D. Rockefeller IV
Office: U.S. Senate (WV) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/1984
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sharon; 4 Children: John, Valerie, Charles, Justin
Birth Date: 06/18/1937
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Charleston, WV
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
June 11, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Nominations
June 2, 2014 Rockefeller Releases Statement in Reaction to Announced EPA Rules
May 28, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce $1 Million to Assess Clean Up and Redevelop West Virginia Communities
May 19, 2014 Rockefeller Statement on Proposed AT&T, DirecTV Merger
April 15, 2014 Rockefeller Secures Tax Measures to Benefit West Virginia Infrastructure
April 14, 2014 Durbin, Waxman, Harkin, Rockefeller, and Members of Congress: Report Shows E-Cigarette Marketing Campaigns Lighting Up Among Young Users
March 26, 2014 Rockefeller: We Need a Strong Federal Standard to Protect Consumer Data
March 25, 2014 Rockefeller: Staff Report Details Target's Missed Opportunities to Stop Massive Data Breach
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Black Lung Claims Process
Feb. 14, 2014 Rockefeller Statement on Proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger
Jan. 28, 2014 Letter to Gregg Steinhafel, Chairman, President, and CEO of the Target Corporation - Why Haven't You Reported Data Breach to The Securities and Exchange Commission
Jan. 15, 2014 Rockefeller Statement on Strengthening Advanced Manufacturing
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Gregg Steinhafel, Chairman, President, and CEO of the Target Corporation - Answers on Massive Data Breach
Jan. 2, 2014 Rockefeller Releases Statement on Eighth Anniversary of Sago Mine Disaster
Dec. 18, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Data Brokers
Nov. 12, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Sept. 20, 2013 Rockefeller Statement on EPA Carbon Emission Regulations
Aug. 16, 2013 Blog: It?s (sic) Important to Check Your Credit Report for Accuracy
July 29, 2013 Letter to Commissioner Margaret Hamburg, Food and Drug Administration - Stronger Safety Requirements & Cancer Warnings for Tanning Beds
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary Arne Duncan, Department of Education, Chairwoman Edith Ramirez, Federal Trade Commission, and Director Richard Cordray, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Student Loans
June 19, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Airline Industry Consolidation
June 19, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security Subcommittee Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Rockefeller Uncertain of American-US Airways Merger Benefits to Consumers, Employees
June 13, 2013 Rockefeller Challenges Nickelodeon to Ban Unhealthy Food and Beverage Ads Targeted at Kids
June 12, 2013 Klobuchar Cosponsors Legislation to Crack Down on Phone Cramming
June 11, 2013 Senators Blunt, Rockefeller Introduce Legislation To Spur Investment, Jumpstart Job Creation In Low-Income Communities
May 23, 2013 Hearing of the United States Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Nomination of Ms. Pritzker to be Secretary of Commerce
May 16, 2013 House Votes for Third Time to Repeal Obamacare Entirely
May 16, 2013 Letter to Major Retailers - Safety in Garment Industry
May 15, 2013 Hearing of the Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Insurance Subcommittee of the United States Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee
May 7, 2013 Hearing of the Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Insurance Subcommittee of the United States Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Credit Reports: What Accuracy and Errors Mean for Consumers
May 6, 2013 Rockefeller Says Marketplace Fairness Act Stands up for WV Small Businesses as Bill Passes in Senate
May 3, 2013 Rockefeller Statement on Pritzker Nomination as Commerce Secretary
April 25, 2013 Rockefeller and Manchin Reintroduce EPA Fair Play Act
April 24, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation - "A Status Update on the Development of Voluntary Do-Not-Track Standards"
April 22, 2013 Marketplace Fairness Act
April 17, 2013 Rockefeller Congratulates WV Small Business Person of the Year
March 22, 2013 Rockefeller Questions Billing Aggregators on Wireless Cramming
March 14, 2013 Rockefeller Baffled by Carnival Cruise's Seeming Failure to Address Safety Issues
March 14, 2013 Rockefeller Statement on Patriot Coal Bankruptcy
Feb. 27, 2013 Rockefeller Statement on Confirmation of Jack Lew as Treasury Secretary
Feb. 14, 2013 Rockefeller Concerned for Travellers in Proposed American, US Airways Merger
Jan. 29, 2013 Public Service Matters: Safety and Stability in Airline Services
Oct. 16, 2012 Rockefeller Announces Federal Grant to Help Former RG Steel Employees Access Employment Services
Oct. 10, 2012 Rockefeller Seeks Information About Data Brokers' Practices
Oct. 9, 2012 Rockefeller Statement on Century Aluminum Decision to Not Reopen Plant at this Time
Sept. 20, 2012 Rockefeller Exposes Consumer Abuses by Moving Companies
Sept. 20, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Taking Consumers for a Ride: Business Practices in the Household Goods Moving Industry
Aug. 1, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Marketplace Fairness: Leveling the Playing Field for Small Business
July 23, 2012 Blumenthal, USOC Announce "Made In America" is Now Permanent USOC Policy
July 17, 2012 Rockefeller says U.S. Olympic Athletes Should Wear Uniforms Made in America
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