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Jared Polis' Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Jared Polis
Office: U.S. House (CO) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Partner: Marlon Reis
Birth Date: 05/12/1975
Birth Place: Boulder, CO
Home City: Boulder, CO
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 6, 2014 Polis Introduces Legislation to Make EB-5 Immigrant Investor Visa Program Permanent
Feb. 25, 2014 Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act
Feb. 20, 2014 Polis Statement on President's Executive Action on Patent Reform
Feb. 11, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3193, Consumer Financial Freedom and Washington Accountability Act; Providing for Proceedings During the Period from February 13, 2014, through February 24, 2014; and for Other Purposes
Jan. 28, 2014 Polis Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 13, 2014 Polis Congratulates Colorado Businessman Saunders on Appointment to Commerce Department Manufacturing Council
Dec. 5, 2013 Innovation Act
Dec. 5, 2013 Polis-Chaffetz-Marino-Connolly Amendment to the Innovation Act Passes House
Dec. 4, 2013 Providing Consideration of H.R. 3309, Innovation Act; and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1105, Small Business Capital Access and Job Preservation Act
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - US Airways and American Airlines Lawsuit
Oct. 11, 2013 Polis Applauds the Reopening of Rocky Mountain National Park
Sept. 10, 2013 Letter to The Honorable Sally Jewell, Secretary Department of Interior - Safety and Environmental Requirements for Hydraulic Fracturing
Aug. 29, 2013 Rep. Polis Organizes National Startup Day Across America for Members of Congress
Aug. 13, 2013 Polis Joins Fort Collins Alzheimer's Association for Coffee and Conversation
May 30, 2013 Polis Offers Middle Class Housing Solutions for Families of Summit and Eagle Counties
March 31, 2013 The Coloradoan - Investments Turn Ideas into New Jobs
March 14, 2013 Polis, Cartwright Introduce Legislation to Hold Fracking Industry Accountable
March 5, 2013 Polis and DeLauro Re-introduce Legislation to Expand Women's Access to High-Paying Jobs
June 6, 2012 Polis Startup Act 2.0 Will Reboot Colorado Job Creation
June 1, 2012 Polis Introduces Legislation to Reform EB-5 Visa Program and Create "Start-Up Visa"
March 7, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3606, Jumpstart Our Business Start Ups Act
Nov. 3, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2930, Entrepreneur Access to Capital Act, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2940, Access to Capital for Job Creators Act
June 9, 2010 Letter to Tony Hayward Chief Executive Officer, BP
May 12, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 5116, America Competes Reauthorization Act Of 2010
March 21, 2010 The Huffington Post - The New Startup Arms Race
Nov. 4, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 3854, Small Business Financing And Investment Act Of 2009
Oct. 22, 2009 She Knows That Under The Proposals, Any Kind Of Mandation, Any Taxes, Any Penalties That Would Be Incurred
Sept. 16, 2009 Small Businesses Provide Job-Creation Engine
May 7, 2009 House Passes Polis Provision in Mortgage Reform Bill
March 30, 2009 Congressman Polis Introduces "Enterprise Sector" Bills To Waive Capital Gains Taxes On Private Investment
March 17, 2009 Taxing Executive Bonuses Paid By Companies Recieving TARP Assistance
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Economy
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Moving Our Economy Forward!
Issue Position: SAFE Consumer Product Act
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