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Bob Latta's Public Statements

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' Edward Latta
Office: U.S. House (OH) - District 5, Republican
First Elected: 2007
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 6, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marcia; 2 Children: Elizabeth, Maria
Birth Date: 04/18/1956
Birth Place: Bluffton, OH
Home City: Bowling Green, OH
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
March 25, 2014 Energy and Commerce Subcommittee Passes STELA Reauthorization with Latta Provision
March 24, 2014 The Constitutionality of Abortion-Inducing Drugs in Obamacare
March 24, 2014 Latta Responds to FCC's Telephone Service Rate Increases for Rural Customers
March 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, and David Friedman, Acting Administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration - Impact of Fuel Economy Standards on Trucking Industry
March 14, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary Department of Veterans Affairs - Disability Claims Backlog
March 14, 2014 Letter to Anthony Foxx, Secretary of Transportation - Requesting Another Hours of Service Extension for Propane Delivery
March 13, 2014 Latta Supports Legislation to Rein In Executive Overreach
March 13, 2014 Keystone Pipeline and Energy Security
March 12, 2014 Latta Provision Included in STELA Reauthorization Bill
March 11, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Do More To Fight Sex Trafficking
March 11, 2014 Latta Supports Bipartisan Legislation to Fix Unintended Consequences of Obamacare
March 11, 2014 Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act of 2013
March 7, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Keep the Promise to Seniors and Protect Popular Medicare Drug Program
March 6, 2014 Latta Supports Legislation to Improve Energy Efficiency
March 5, 2014 Latta Supports Legislation to Bring Fairness for All
March 5, 2014 Electricity Security and Affordability Act
March 4, 2014 EPA's Tier 3 Rule is Both Unnecessary and Costly
March 4, 2014 Home Heating Emergency Assistance Through Transportation Act of 2014
March 4, 2014 Senators Portman and Brown, Congressman Latta Announce $1.5 Million in U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' 2014 Work Plan to Complete Chief's Report on Blanchard River Flood Risk Management Project
Feb. 28, 2014 FCC Media Study Rightfully Terminated
Feb. 26, 2014 FCC Media Study Appears to Violate First Amendment Rights
Feb. 26, 2014 Letter to Eric H. Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Jones Votes to End IRS Targeting of Conservative
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Portman Leads Bipartisan Effort Calling on Obama Administration to Push for Release of American Pastor from Iran
Feb. 19, 2014 Latta: FCC Chairman Wheeler Is Ignoring the Unprecedented Internet Innovation, Investment and Job Creation That Have Thrived Without Government Intervention and Regulation
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Margaret W. Burcham, Commander Great Lakes and Ohio River Division U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Ensure the Blanchard River Flood Risk Management Project Receives Necessary Funding
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Expedite Propane to Ohio, Midwest
Feb. 12, 2014 Latta Votes to Ensure Working-Age Military Retirees Receive Full Pension COLA
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works) - Great Lakes Navigation System
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Propane Shortage
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Anthony Foxx Secretary U.S. Department of Transportation - Extend Hours of Service Emergency Exemption to Address Propane Shortages in Ohio, Midwest
Jan. 29, 2014 Latta Supports Legislation To Prevent American Taxpayer Dollars From Being Used To Fund Abortions
Jan. 28, 2014 Latta Responds to President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works Jo-Ellen Darcy - Apply Increased Appropriation Funds Towards Blanchard River Project
Jan. 24, 2014 Latta Applauds Supreme Court Decision Upholding Little Sisters of the Poor's Religious Freedom From Obamacare
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administraation - FDA's Proposed Change to Generic Drug Labeling Policy
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Central Bank Board
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units
Jan. 15, 2014 Latta Lauds Net Neutrality Decision
Jan. 15, 2014 Latta and Walz Introduce H.R. 3862 to Assist Communities with Wastewater Infrastructure Projects
Jan. 15, 2014 The Pro-Life Caucus
Jan. 10, 2014 Latta Cosponsors Bill to Provide Greater NSA Oversight
Jan. 9, 2014 House Approves Committee Legislation to Modernize Environmental Law and Increase State Authority
Jan. 8, 2014 Latta Leads Bipartisan Charge to Cut Unnecessary Red Tape
Jan. 7, 2014 Latta Cosponsors Health Exchange Security and Transparency Act
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry, Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker, Trade Representative Michael Froman - Protect Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. from Chinese Factory Actions
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Education Secretary Arne Duncan - Continue Working with Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Dec. 11, 2013 Latta Legislation Cuts Red Tape for Job Creators
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, Department of Agriculture - Grain and Protein Limits for Meals Provided in Schools
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman Federal Communications Commission - Regarding Potential Revival of Fairness Doctrine
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