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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
Primary May 6, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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
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 Latta and Walz Introduce H.R. 3862 to Assist Communities with Wastewater Infrastructure Projects
Jan. 15, 2014 Latta Lauds Net Neutrality Decision
Jan. 15, 2014 The Pro-Life Caucus
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. 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 Latta Legislation Cuts Red Tape for Job Creators
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Education Secretary Arne Duncan - Continue Working with Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman Federal Communications Commission - Regarding Potential Revival of Fairness Doctrine
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, Department of Agriculture - Grain and Protein Limits for Meals Provided in Schools
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Answers on Dropped Doctors, $200 Billion Medicare Advantage Cuts
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader - Medicare Advantage Plants
Nov. 27, 2013 Latta Comments on President Signing Legislation to Combat Counterfeit Pharmaceuticals
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Congressmen Bill Shuster, Barbara Boxer, Nick Rahall, and David Vitter - Water Resources Reform and Development Act
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Pushback Against Common Core
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Republican Leader Mitch McConnell - Tightening Sanctions Against Iran
Nov. 12, 2013 Franks, 39 Colleagues File Court Brief to Overturn Obamacare for Violating Clause of the Constitution
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Brandon Willis, Administrator Risk Management Agency - SDA on Rules that Eliminate Specialty Crop Insurance
Oct. 30, 2013 Latta Cosponsors Legislation to Allow Americans to Keep Their Health Care Plans
Oct. 30, 2013 Latta Questions HHS Secretary on Obamacare Site Failure
Oct. 29, 2013 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works - Blanchard River Flood Risk Management Project Funding for Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015
Oct. 29, 2013 Latta Statement on Obamacare Delay to Coverage Requirement
Oct. 28, 2013 Reps. Latta and Welch Statement on FCC Rules to Tackle Rural Call Completion Problems
Oct. 24, 2013 Latta: Americans Deserve Answers and Accountability
Oct. 24, 2013 Latta Delivers Remarks on Communications Policy and the Future of the FCC
Oct. 23, 2013 Latta Applauds Passage of WRRDA
Oct. 16, 2013 Latta Statement on Senate Funding Resolution
Oct. 11, 2013 Letter to Acting Chairwoman Mignon Clyburn, Federal Communications Commission - The Lifeline "Obamaphone" Program Symbolizes Everything That's Wrong in Washington
Oct. 11, 2013 Expressing Sense of House Relating to Tariff-Rate Quotas for Raw and Refined Sugar
Oct. 10, 2013 Latta: Americans Should Have Freedom to Exercise Their Rights of Conscience
Oct. 9, 2013 Latta Applauds House Bill to Protect Benefits for Families of Our Fallen Heroes
Oct. 9, 2013 Latta Urges Senate Democrats to Pass House Measures to Fund Critical Government Services
Oct. 3, 2013 Latta Votes in Favor of Legislation to Pay National Guard and Reserves and Fund the VA
Oct. 3, 2013 ObamaCare Repeal Pledge
Oct. 2, 2013 Latta Supports Bills to Keep Memorials Open and Provide Funding for NIH
Oct. 2, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense, Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Comply with the "Pay Our Military Act"
Oct. 1, 2013 Americans for Prosperity: Federal Taxpayer Protection Pledge
Oct. 1, 2013 Latta Reacts to Government Shutdown
Sept. 30, 2013 Latta Statement on House's Latest Government Funding Vote
Sept. 28, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act
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