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Jay Rockefeller IV's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

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
Aug. 1, 2014 Improving Passenger Safety Aboard Cruise Ships
July 30, 2014 Rockefeller: Staff Report Finds Cramming on Wireless Phone Bills Was Widespread
July 30, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee - Cramming on Wireless Phone Bills: A Review of Consumer Protection Practices and Gaps
July 23, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - The Cruise Passenger Protection Act (S.1340): Improving Consumer Protections for Cruise Passengers
July 9, 2014 The Kansas City Star - NCAA President Mark Emmert Gets an Earful from Claire McCaskill in Senate Hearing
May 22, 2014 Senators Introduce Retooled Bill to Combat Computer Espionage Against U.S. Companies
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
Feb. 12, 2014 Rockefeller Introduces Bill to Advance Forensic Science Reform
Jan. 30, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Nov. 1, 2013 Rockefeller Statement on Shooting at LAX
Oct. 9, 2013 Rahall, Rockefeller, Manchin Announces Law Enforcement Funding for Cabell County and Huntington Police
Aug. 28, 2013 Rockefeller, Rahall, Manchin Announce Federal Funding for City of Princeton Law Enforcement
June 26, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Rockefeller Says Stronger Forensic Standards Necessary to Prevent Wrongful Convictions
June 26, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - From the Lab Bench to the Courtroom: Advancing the Science and Standards of Forensics
June 5, 2013 Rockefeller Statement on National Academies' Violent Content Research Proposal
May 7, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduces Legislation to Combat Cyber Theft
May 1, 2013 Letter to Chairwoman Mikulski and Vice Chairman Shelby - Fund Federal COPS Hiring Program
April 15, 2013 Rockefeller Statement on Boston Marathon Explosions
March 21, 2013 Rockefeller Supports Bills to Improve Security and Mental Health Services in Schools
Feb. 28, 2013 Rockefeller Says House Passage of the Senate's Violence Against Women Act is the Right Thing To Do
Feb. 14, 2013 Rockefeller, Rahall, Manchin Reintroduce Legislation to Fight Prescription Drug Abuse
Feb. 12, 2013 Rockefeller Applauds Senate Passage of Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 7, 2013 Rockefeller Convenes Statewide Gathering of Individuals Against Domestic Violence
Jan. 24, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Dec. 15, 2012 A Holiday Season to Treasure
Aug. 27, 2012 Rockefeller, Manchin & Rahall Announce Significant Grant to Prevent Violence Against Women in West Virginia
July 16, 2012 Rockefeller's Bill on Forensics Will Reduce Wrongful Convictions
July 12, 2012 Rockefeller Bill Will Reform Forensics
May 31, 2012 Rockefeller and Manchin Announce Grant for West Virginia Crime Victims
May 29, 2012 Rockefeller Says Shared Resources Among Advocates Key to Halting Domestic Violence
April 26, 2012 Rockefeller Votes to Protect Survivors of Domestic Violence and Prevent More Incidents
March 28, 2012 Hearing of the Commerce, Science, and Transportation Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - The Science and Standards of Forensics
Aug. 15, 2011 Manchin, Rockefeller Announce $141,670 in Funding to Combat Drug Activity, Support Law Enforcement in West Va.
July 20, 2011 Letter to Members of the Special Committee Dow Jones and Company
July 13, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States and The Honorable Mary L. Schapiro, Chairman, Securities and Exchange Commission
July 12, 2011 Rockefeller Statement on News Corp. Phone Tapping Allegations
June 22, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barbara A. Mikulski, Chairman and The Honorable Kay Bailey Hutchison, Ranking Member, Commerce, Justice & Science Subcommittee
Jan. 13, 2011 Rockefeller Hosts Roundtable Discussion on Protecting Children in an Online World
Jan. 8, 2011 Rockefeller Statement on the Shooting in Arizona
Nov. 19, 2010 Rockefeller Hails FTC Rule to Protect Families from Mortgage Fraud
March 17, 2010 Op-Ed: To Fight Terrorism, Follow The Money
July 29, 2009 Senator Rockefeller Meets With West Virginia Representatives From "Fight Crime: Invest In Kids"
March 31, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - TARP Oversight: A Six-Month Update
Oct. 3, 2008 A Day Honoring our First Responders
July 8, 2008 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Amendments Act of 2008 - Continued
April 9, 2008 The National Crittention Foundation
April 7, 2008 Letter to Robert Byrd and Thad Cochran, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Re: JAG Funding
March 31, 2008 Letter to Robert Byrd and Thad Cochran, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Re: Restore Byrne/JAG Grants for State and Local Law Enforcement in Supplemental Appropriations Bill
Dec. 17, 2007 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act -- Motion to Proceed
Dec. 6, 2007 Rockefeller Announces Final Joint Senate-House Conference Report on FY 08 Intel Authorization Bill
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