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James Risch's Public Statements

Full Name: James 'Jim' E. Risch
Office: U.S. Senate (ID) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Vicki; 3 Children: James, Jason, Jordan
Birth Date: 05/03/1943
Birth Place: Milwaukee, WI
Home City: Boise, ID
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Nov. 23, 2009 Risch, Udall Introduce Forest Health Initiative
Nov. 21, 2009 Risch Says Get Health Care Reform Right, Not Quick
Nov. 21, 2009 Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009--Motion To Proceed
Nov. 20, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary, United States Department Of Homeland Security
Nov. 19, 2009 Risch Reads Latest Senate Health Care Proposal
Nov. 18, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Timothy F. Geithner, Secretary, United States Department Of Treasury
Nov. 17, 2009 Idaho Delegation Supports Governor's Lawsuit
Nov. 13, 2009 Risch Urges Additional Murder Charge in Fort Hood Slayings
Nov. 11, 2009 Senate Resolution Supports Veterans Histories
Nov. 10, 2009 Risch Urges Idahoans To Remember Fort Hood Victims And All Veterans
Oct. 29, 2009 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader
Oct. 21, 2009 Risch Votes Against Plan to Add $247 Billion to Deficit
Oct. 20, 2009 Idaho Delegation: Post Bills Online Before Votes
Oct. 18, 2009 The Risch Report - Special Health Care Edition
Oct. 13, 2009 Statement on Senate Finance Committee Health Care Bill
Oct. 8, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department Of Agriculture
Oct. 7, 2009 Risch Supports 72-Hour Transparency Resolution
Oct. 7, 2009 Risch Co-Chairs U.S.-UAE Nuclear Agreement Hearing
Sept. 30, 2009 Letter To Senator Patrick Leahy, Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, And Senator Jeff Sessions, Ranking Member
Sept. 30, 2009 Statement on Boxer-Kerry Cap and Trade Bill
Sept. 29, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary, United States Department Of State
Sept. 24, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
Sept. 22, 2009 Senate Amendment Promotes Accountability in Fire Funding
Sept. 18, 2009 Newsletter - Special Health Care Edition
Sept. 18, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Timothy F. Geithner, Secretary, United States Department Of Treasury
Sept. 16, 2009 Statement on Latest Health Care Reform Proposal
Sept. 15, 2009 Statement on Obama Administration's Salmon Filing
Sept. 11, 2009 Statement on the Anniversary of the 9/11 Attacks
Sept. 10, 2009 Responsible Health Care Reform
Sept. 9, 2009 Statement Following President Obama's Health Care Address to Congress
Sept. 9, 2009 Statement on the Decision to Allow Idaho's Wolf Hunt to Continue
Aug. 26, 2009 Statement on the Passing of Senator Kennedy
Aug. 6, 2009 Executive Session
July 31, 2009 Idaho Delegation, Governor Decry Funding Cut for Yucca Mountain
July 27, 2009 Statement on Opposition to Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor
July 24, 2009 Senate Approves National Defense Authorization Act
July 24, 2009 Senate Approves National Defense Authorization Act
July 24, 2009 The Risch Report
July 22, 2009 Nuclear Power: Jobs, Security and a Cleaner Future at Home and Abroad
July 21, 2009 Risch Named to Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee
July 16, 2009 Letter To Senator Harry Reid, Majority Leader, U.S. Senate
July 10, 2009 Idaho Ag, Energy Projects Clear Funding Hurdle
July 10, 2009 Risch, Crapo Co-Sponsor Amendment to Federal Switchblade Act
July 8, 2009 E-Verify, Border Fence Amendments Approved
July 1, 2009 Letter to His Excellency Nguyen Minh Triet, President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
June 29, 2009 Risch, Crapo Announce $1 Million for Ranchers
June 25, 2009 Risch Reserves Opinion After Meeting Supreme Court Justice Nominee
June 25, 2009 Idaho, Montana Downwinder Bill Reintroduced
June 25, 2009 Risch Reserves Opinion After Meeting Supreme Court Justice Nominee
June 24, 2009 Press Conference With Senator John Barrasso
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