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Jim Himes' Public Statements on Issue: Campaign Finance and Elections

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
July 15, 2014 Himes Supports Constitutional Amendment to Limit Excessive Money in Politics
April 2, 2014 Himes Statement on McCutcheon Court Decision
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
March 23, 2014 The Stamford Times - Rep. Himes Addresses Questions in Town Hall Meeting
July 11, 2012 A Democracy About People and Not Dollars
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
June 24, 2010 Himes Votes for Greater Transparency in Campaign Ads and Spending
Jan. 25, 2010 Supreme Court Decision Will Drown Out Individuals In Political Debate
Nov. 5, 2008 Hartford Courant - Himes Defeats Shays In 4th District
Nov. 5, 2008 Stamford Advocate - Himes Defeats Shays in 4th District
Oct. 18, 2008 Rep. Velázquez Campaigns with Jim Himes in Bridgeport
Oct. 17, 2008 Hartford Courant - Poll Shows Race Tight As Shays, Himes Debate
Oct. 14, 2008 Connecticut Post - Shays, Himes Clash in First Debate
Sept. 13, 2008 Pelosi Says Himes Will Get Economy Back On Track
Sept. 5, 2008 Both Ways Shays Uses Obama in Ad, Blasts Him on TV
Aug. 23, 2008 Himes Statement on Obama Announcement of Biden as Running Mate
Aug. 18, 2008 Stamford Advocate - "Himes, Shays cross bridge in campaign"
Aug. 12, 2008 Himes Looks Forward to Match Up With Shays
July 30, 2008 Connecticut Post - Himes Touted as "Best Chance" Candidate
June 5, 2008 4th District Race Is A Toss-Up: Cook Report Reflects Enthusiasm for Change and the Himes Campaign's Strength
June 4, 2008 Jim Himes Stands With Senator Obama
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