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Jay Rockefeller IV's Public Statements on Issue: Science

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
July 31, 2014 Durbin, Rockefeller, Nelson, Pryor, Coons, Markey, Introduce America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2014
July 17, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - The Federal Research Portfolio: Capitalizing on Investments in R&D
May 8, 2014 Rockefeller, Manchin Introduce Legislation to Establish Mother's Day Commemorative Coin
May 5, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Executive Session
Feb. 12, 2014 Rockefeller Introduces Bill to Advance Forensic Science Reform
Sept. 24, 2013 Rockefeller, Rahall, Manchin Announce Funding for Marshall University Diabetes Research Program
Aug. 23, 2013 Rockefeller Says WVU Agreement on Green Bank Telescope Good News for Pocahontas County Facility
June 26, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Rockefeller Says Stronger Forensic Standards Necessary to Prevent Wrongful Convictions
June 11, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Deep Sea Challenge: Innovative Partnerships in Ocean Observation
Jan. 30, 2013 Fortune 500 Companies to Rockefeller: Cybersecurity is a Priority
Oct. 24, 2012 Rockefeller, Udall Support National Academies' Study on Concussions in Youth Sports
Oct. 2, 2012 Rockefeller & Rahall Talk with NSF Director to Press Importance of Green Bank Observatory
Sept. 12, 2012 Rockefeller, Hutchison Hail Collaboration With Scientific Community
Sept. 12, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - The Path from LEO to Mars
Aug. 22, 2012 Rockefeller, Manchin & Rahall Committed to Green Bank Observatory
Aug. 15, 2012 Rockefeller & Manchin Praise Significant Federal Grant for Health Sciences Research at WVU
July 25, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - The International Space Station: A Platform for Research, Collaboration, and Discovery
July 16, 2012 Rockefeller's Bill on Forensics Will Reduce Wrongful Convictions
July 15, 2012 Manchin, Rockefeller & Rahall Announce Funds for Cancer Research at Marshall University
July 12, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 2, 2012 Rockefeller Announces Major Award for WVU Space Program
June 21, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Nomination Hearing
June 18, 2012 Rockefeller Announces Significant Grant for Innovative Science Research at WVU
April 23, 2012 Rockefeller Says Investing in High-Tech Education Paying Enormous Dividends for West Virginia
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
Jan. 6, 2012 Rockefeller Says Federal Investment in Science & Technology Will Spark Job & Innovation Growth
Nov. 18, 2011 West Virginia Is a World Leader In the Biometrics Insdustry
Sept. 23, 2011 Rockefeller Says 10-Year Effort To Bring Kureha To The Kanawha Valley "A Great Investment"
July 8, 2011 Rockefeller Congratulates NASA on Successful Launch
March 17, 2011 Key Quotes from Today's Hearing on Investing in Federal R&D to Spur American Job Growth and Innovation
Jan. 12, 2011 Senate Commerce Committee Members Respond to NASA Report
Dec. 17, 2010 Chairman Rockefeller Hails Senate Passage of America COMPETES Act
Oct. 9, 2009 Rockefeller Encouraged By NASA Exploration For Water On The Moon
July 29, 2009 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
July 20, 2009 Rockefeller Statement On 40th Anniversary Of The First Moon Landing
April 17, 2009 Senator Rockefeller Keynotes The Science, Technology, And Research (STaR) Symposium
April 3, 2009 Senator Rockefeller Urges Immediate Action On Bayer Chemical Explosion
March 18, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Removal of National Aeronautics and Space Administration Inspector General Robert Cobb
May 5, 2008 Rockefeller Introduces Senate Bill to Honor Our Nation's Mothers
March 2, 2007 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 15, 2007 A Decade of Bridging the Digital Divide in West Virginia
June 4, 2004 Letter to President George W. Bush
Feb. 4, 2003 Congressional Record Statement on the Columbia Space Shuttle Tragedy
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