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Jim Himes' Public Statements

Full Name: James 'Jim' Himes
Office: U.S. House (CT) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary; 2 Children: Emma, Linley
Birth Date: 07/05/1966
Birth Place: Lima, Peru
Home City: Greenwich, CT
Religion: Christian (Presbyterian)
Date Title
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Nuclear Proliferation
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Energy & Environment
Issue Position: Restoring the Constitution
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs and Defense
Issue Position: Energy Independence
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Economy and Jobs
Issue Position: Fiscal Discipline
Issue Position: Government Accountability
Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility and Taxes
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Financial Services
Issue Position: Energy and Environment
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Iraq and the Middle East
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Internet Policy
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Reproductive Rights
Issue Position: Veterans' Issues
Issue Position: Environment
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
July 21, 2014 Himes, Norwalk Officials and Labor Leaders Press for Long-Term Bridge, Road Funding
July 18, 2014 Himes Hosts Forum on Immigration Reform
July 15, 2014 Letter to Ronald Stroman, Deputy Postmaster General of the United States Postal Service - Consider Employee Impact During Network Rationalization Plan
July 15, 2014 Himes Votes to Extend Highway Trust Fund
July 15, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Pete Sessions, Chairman of the House Committee on Rules - Financial Services Committee Democrats Call for Transparency in TRIA Debate
July 15, 2014 Himes Supports Constitutional Amendment to Limit Excessive Money in Politics
July 15, 2014 Himes Cosponsors Bipartisan Bill to Boost Energy Efficiency in Affordable Housing
July 11, 2014 E-Newsletter: Energy Independence
July 11, 2014 Himes Opposes Cuts to Renewable Energy Programs
July 10, 2014 Delaney, Carney, and Himes Introduce Housing Finance Reform Legislation
July 10, 2014 Murphy, Himes Statement on USPS Announcement to Cease Plans to Reroute Southport Mail Deliveries
July 10, 2014 The Hill - House Dems Introduce Housing Finance Reform Measure
July 9, 2014 Himes Announces Head Start Grants for Bridgeport and Stamford
July 9, 2014 Let This House Work Its Will
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 7, 2014 Monroe Courier - Himes Unveils Bill to Boost Energy Efficiency in Multifamily Homes
July 7, 2014 E-Newsletter: Striking a Balance Between Privacy, Security
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