Senator John 'Jay' D. Rockefeller IV's Public Statements


Full Name: John 'Jay' D. Rockefeller IV
Current Office: U.S. Senate - 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
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Senator Rockefeller Endorses Barack Obama Senator Jay Rockefeller to Speak at Democratic National Convention Rockefeller Meets With West Virginia University Young Democrats Rockefeller Honored by UMWA for his Work on Behalf of Miners Across West Virginia 7/31/14 Rockefeller Statement on CIA Inspector General Report 7/31/14 Rockefeller Marks First Day of Landmark Black Lung Rules 7/31/14 Rockefeller Introduces America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2014 7/31/14 Rockefeller Statement on Senate Passage of VA Conference Bill 7/31/14 Rockefeller Statement on Waxman, Pallone Introduction of the CHIP Extension and Improvement Act of 2014 7/29/14 Rockefeller Says Robert McDonald the Right Choice to Lead VA 7/29/14 Rockefeller Lauds Agreement on VA Bill 7/24/14 Rockefeller Statement on Latest Medical Loss Ratio Savings Announcement 7/23/14 Rockefeller Statement on Transportation Department's Proposed Crude-By-Rail Safety Rules 7/23/14 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - The Cruise Passenger Protection Act (S.1340): Improving Consumer Protections for Cruise Passengers 7/22/14 Hearing of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee - The Pending Nomination of Robert A. McDonald, Nominee for Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs 7/22/14 Hearing of the Employment and Workplace Safety Subcommittee of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee - Coal Miners' Struggle for Justice: How Unethical Legal and Medical Practices Stack the Deck Against Black Lung Claimants 7/18/14 Rockefeller Questions GM CEO on Behalf of Family that Tragically Lost Son in Accident Involving Recalled GM Vehicle 7/17/14 Rockefeller: Invesing in Science, Technology is Critical to our Nation's Global Leadership 7/17/14 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - The Federal Research Portfolio: Capitalizing on Investments in R&D 7/16/14 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - At a Tipping Point: Consumer Choice, Consolidation and the Future Video Marketplace 7/16/14 Rockefeller, Thune Statement on STELA Reuthorization 7/15/14 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce Statewide Funding to Create Jobs and Support Economic Development 7/14/14 Rockefeller: The Time to Fix Our Transportation Infrastructure is Now 7/14/14 Rockefeller Participates in West Virginia Transportation and Infrastructure Summit 7/11/14 The NCAA Must Do More to Protect College Athletes 7/11/14 Rockefeller Statement on FCC Vote on Initial Steps to Modernize E-Rate 7/10/14 Fischer, Rockefeller Introduce Bipartisan E-LABEL Act 7/10/14 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - The Highway Trust Fund 7/09/14 Rockefeller, Markey Raise Concerns Over FCC's Proposed Changes to E-Rate Program 7/09/14 The Kansas City Star - NCAA President Mark Emmert Gets an Earful from Claire McCaskill in Senate Hearing 7/09/14 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Promoting the Well-Being and Academic Success of College Atheletes 7/08/14 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - E-Rate Program 7/07/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Act on Strengthening Safety Standards of Tank Cars Transporting Crude 7/03/14 Honoring Our Freedoms and Independence By Serving Others 7/02/14 Rockefeller Statement on 50th Anniversary of Civil Rights Act 7/02/14 Rockefeller, Rahall Statements on $1.2 Million Black Lung Clinic Funding for West Virginia 7/01/14 Rockefeller Statement on FTC Action Against T-Mobile 6/27/14 Rockefeller Statement in Honor of PTSD Awareness Day 6/27/14 Great Outdoors Month: Inviting Others to See What Makes West Virginia So Special 6/27/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy 6/26/14 Rockefeller Introduces Bill to Boost NHTSA's Resources and Safety Capabilities 6/25/14 The Huffington Post - Companies Must Be Held Accountable for E-Cigarette Marketing that Reaches Kids and Teens 6/25/14 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - NextGen: A Review of Progress, Challenges, and Opportunities for Improving Aviation Safety and Efficiency 6/24/14 Rockefeller: Fixing the VA Means Finding the Political Will to Properly Fund this Agency 6/24/14 Hearing of the Senate Veterans Affairs Commitee - Conference Meeting 6/23/14 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce More Than $842,000 for Housing Programs Across West Virginia 6/19/14 Rockefeller Appointed to Conference Committee on VA Health Care Bill 6/18/14 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Aggressive E-Cigarette Marketing and Potential Consequences for Youth 6/18/14 Feinstein, Senators Introduce Amendment to Maintain Truck Safety Rules 6/13/14 The CHIP Extension Act of 2014: Building on the Success of CHIP and Ensuring a Healthy Future for All Children