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Pat Roberts' Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Charles 'Pat' Patrick Roberts
Office: U.S. Senate (KS) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Franki; 3 Children: David, Ashleigh, Anne-Wesley
Birth Date: 04/20/1936
Birth Place: Topeka, KS
Home City: Dodge City, KS
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: Tax Relief
Issue Position: Identity Theft
June 5, 2014 Roberts Report: Answers for Veterans Care, Honor Flight, ObamaCare Watchdog and More
June 3, 2014 IRS Enacts Coons-Roberts Provision to Make R&D Tax Credit Accessible to Small Businesses
June 2, 2014 EPA Power Grab Threatens Economy, Energy Independence and Middle Class Families
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, EPA Administrator - Regarding EPA Regulations on Coal
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Enivironmental Protection Agency - Proposed Greenhouse Gas Regulations
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline
Feb. 10, 2014 Senator Roberts: Another Obamacare Delay for Business and Politics; Where is Delay for Individual?
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Punishing Most Vulnerable Americans With Higher Utility Bills
Dec. 17, 2013 Inhofe, Senators File Amicus Brief on EPA's Overreach Implementing GHG Permits
Nov. 1, 2013 Sens. Harkin, Reed, Alexander, Murray, and Roberts Applaud News of 500th Drug Labeled with Pediatric Information
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Vehicle Financing Market
July 17, 2013 Roberts, Harkin Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Pensions for Rural Cooperatives & Charities
July 10, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Affordable Care Act Employer Mandate
April 26, 2013 Harkin, Alexander, Franken, Roberts Release Draft Bill to Make Clear Oversight Responsibilities for Pharmaceutical Compounding, Ensure Safety for Consumers
Sept. 12, 2012 Senator Roberts Issues Statement on CFTC's "Swaps Definitions" Rules
June 18, 2012 Letter to Honorable Douglas H. Shulman, Commissioner Internal Revenue Service
April 27, 2012 Senator Roberts: Family Farms and Rural Way of Life Preserved; Ridiculous Labor Regulations Withdrawn
April 25, 2012 MF Global Trustee Heeds Call from Stabenow and Roberts, Agrees to not Pay Bonuses to MF Global Executives
March 15, 2012 Letter to Louis Freeh, Trustee of MF Global Holding Ltd.
Jan. 24, 2012 Senator Roberts Issues Statement on President's State of the Union Address
Dec. 2, 2011 Roberts Helps Protect General Aviators by Killing an Unnecessary Government Regulation
Nov. 21, 2011 Senator Roberts Renews Call for MF Global Hearing as Missing Client Funds Jump to $1.2 Billion; Corzine Should Testify
Sept. 13, 2011 Senator Roberts: President's Plan Takes Aim at Kansas Jobs
Sept. 8, 2011 Sen. Roberts Responds to President's Speech on "American Jobs Act"
Sept. 7, 2011 The Hill - Senators Look to Increase Employee Stake in Businesses
Sept. 7, 2011 Cardin, Roberts, Snowe Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Encourage Retirement Savings Through Employee-Owned Companies
June 23, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee - Regulations
March 16, 2011 Discussing Farm Bill and Regs with Kansas Soybean Association
March 3, 2011 Johnson Introduces Resolution Recognizing 2012 as the International Year of Cooperatives
Feb. 17, 2011 Bipartisan Senator Discuss Importance of Securing Tanker Contract for American Workers, Keeping Jobs at Home
Feb. 16, 2011 Regulatory Responsibility for our Economy Act of 2011
Feb. 15, 2011 Senator Robers: President's Order to Review Job Killing Regs Great Idea; Now Lets Make It Law
Jan. 25, 2011 Senator Roberts Issues Statement on the President's State of the Union Address
Sept. 23, 2010 NFIB's "Guardian of Small Business" Award
July 28, 2010 Expiring Tax Relief
June 30, 2010 WTO Public Decision on Large Commercial Aviation Case
June 10, 2010 Senate Western Caucus Votes To Save Small Businesses From EPA Power Grab
May 21, 2010 Financial Regulatory Reform
May 4, 2010 Senator Roberts: Proposed Bank Tax Bill Will Hurt Small Businesses
April 21, 2010 Federal Aviation Administration Bill
April 16, 2010 Letter To Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
April 12, 2010 April 2010
April 7, 2010 Letter to Chair Barbara Mikulski and Ranking Member Richard Shelby Senate Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies
Feb. 24, 2010 Jobs Bill
Dec. 8, 2009 Senator Roberts: TARP is Not a Blank Check
July 23, 2009 Senator Roberts: Rural Communities Will be Penalized Under Cap and Tax Notes the Indirect Costs of the Bill to Family Budgets
June 10, 2009 Senator Roberts: Taxpayers Should Get Auto Stock
May 6, 2009 Senator Roberts Announces $3.9 Million in Loans for Kansas Economic Development
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