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Jim Himes' Public Statements on Issue: Guns

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
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)
Date Title
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 16, 2014 Himes Statement on Supreme Court's Ruling to Uphold Federal 'Straw' Purchase Gun Law
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
April 4, 2014 Himes Statement on Anniversary of Connecticut Gun Law
Feb. 3, 2014 Blog: This Week in Congress: February 3, 2014
Dec. 12, 2013 The Huffington Post - Connecticut Lawmakers Vow To Reverse 'Shame' Of Gun Control Failure
Dec. 10, 2013 Shelton Herald - Himes backs extension of Undetectable Firearms Act
Dec. 3, 2013 Himes Praises Extension of Undetectable Firearms Act
Dec. 1, 2013 The Weston Forum - Rule change increases mental health parity
April 25, 2013 Gun Safety
April 17, 2013 Congressman Himes' Blog - Still Fighting to Prevent Gun Violence
April 9, 2013 Himes Statement on President's Remarks on Gun Violence Prevention
April 4, 2013 Himes Statement on New Gun Violence Prevention Laws in Conn.
Feb. 13, 2013 Himes Statement on President's State of the Union Address
Feb. 7, 2013 Rep Himes, Gun Violence Prevention Task Force Announce Policy Principles
Jan. 24, 2013 Himes Joins Bill to Ban Assault Weapons, High-Capacity Magazines
Jan. 16, 2013 Himes Applauds President's Proposal, Urges Swift Passage of Gun Violence Prevention Measures
Jan. 8, 2013 Himes Statement on Anniversary of Tucson Shooting
Dec. 19, 2012 Addressing Gun Violence
Dec. 17, 2012 Condemning the Horrific Attacks in Newtown, Connecticut, and Expressing Support and Prayers for All Those Impacted by This Tragedy
Dec. 15, 2012 Westport Daily Voice - Himes Says National Gun Control Policy Has To Change
Dec. 15, 2012 Westport Daily Voice - Himes Says National Gun Control Policy Has To Change
Jan. 24, 2011 Himes Introduces Legislation to Ban High-Capacity Ammo Magazines
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