Representative James 'Jim' Himes's Public Statements


Full Name: James 'Jim' Himes
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
General Nov. 4, 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)
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Issue Position: Restoring the Constitution 7/02/14 Himes Statement on 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 5/29/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras 4/15/14 Himes Unveils Legislation to Increase Oversight of Intelligence Agencies 3/31/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act 3/27/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act 8/26/13 Himes Celebrates 50th Anniversary of March on Washington 8/16/13 Himes Statement on Report NSA Violated Privacy Rules 7/31/13 Himes Congratulates Westport's James Comey as New FBI Director 7/26/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA 6/26/13 Himes Disappointed SCOTUS Ruled to Make Voting More Difficult 6/26/13 Voting Rights Act 6/18/13 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript - Privacy Rights and National Security 6/06/13 Himes Statement on Verizon Phone Records 5/15/13 Freedom of the Press 5/01/13 Blog - Preventing Workplace Discrimination 1/24/13 Himes Joins Bill to Ban Assault Weapons, High-Capacity Magazines 9/07/12 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA 7/10/12 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA 11/03/11 Letter to Secretaries of State 11/02/11 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA 9/27/11 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Homeland Security and Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General 6/29/11 Himes Records Video for "It Gets Better" LGBT Youth Campaign 2/15/11 Himes Statement on Vote against PATRIOT Act Reauthorization 10/10/08 Himes Applauds Supreme Court Decision