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Peter Welch's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Peter F. Welch
Office: U.S. House (VT) - At-Large, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - At-Large
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Margaret Cheney; 5 Children, 3 Stepchildren
Birth Date: 05/02/1947
Birth Place: Springfield, MA
Home City: Norwich, VT
Religion: Catholic
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Date Title
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Education
Dec. 19, 2013 News from the Vermont Delegation: Vermont Wins $37 Million for Universal Pre-School
April 22, 2013 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chair Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies and Rosa DeLauro, Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies - Technical Education Act
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Environmental Education Act Programs Funding
March 5, 2012 Vermont Wins $3.4 Million for Head Start Education
Oct. 28, 2011 Letter to John Kline, Chairman, Committee on Education & Workforce
July 20, 2011 Make It in America
May 25, 2011 House Democrats Amend NDAA to Protect Troops, Save Billions through Battlefield Fuel Efficiency
April 28, 2011 Delegation Preserves a Role, Secures Funds For VSAC
May 13, 2010 Welch Introduces Bill to Help Veterans and Military Personnel Transfer Education Benefits
March 21, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
Sept. 17, 2009 Welch Supports, House Passes Bill To Make College More Affordable To Middle Class Families
June 18, 2009 Joint Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Communications, Technology And The Internet And The Subcommittee On Commerce, Trade, And Consumer Protection Of The House Committee On Energy And Commerce - Behavioral Advertising: Industry Practices And Consumers...
March 4, 2009 Hearing of the Economic Opportunity Subcommittee of the House Veterans Affairs Committee - Veterans Jobs Bills
Sept. 29, 2008 Chronicle of Higher Education - Washington's New College-Cost Crusader
Sept. 18, 2008 No Child Left Inside Act of 2008
Sept. 8, 2008 Welch Opening Statement from College Endowment Roundtable with Sen. Grassley
Sept. 8, 2008 The New York Times - College Presidents Defend Rising Tuition, but Lawmakers Sound Skeptical
Nov. 6, 2007 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3043, Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act ...
July 24, 2007 Helping a New Generation of Vermonters Afford a College Education
July 19, 2007 Department Of Labor, Health And Human Services, And Education, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 17, 2007 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 3043, Departments Of Labor, Health And Human Services, And Education, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act...
June 20, 2007 Barre City and Addison Rutland Supervisory Union awarded nearly $2M to improve teaching of American history
May 2, 2007 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 1429, Improving Head Start Act Of 2007
April 24, 2007 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 362, 10,000 Teachers, 10 Million Minds Science And Math Scholarship Act
Jan. 17, 2007 College Student Relief Act of 2007
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Education
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