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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
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
Feb. 17, 2011 Moment of Silence in Rememberance of Members of Armed Forces and Their Families
Feb. 16, 2011 Letter to Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
Feb. 16, 2011 Himes Statement on FCIC Hearing in Financial Services Committee
Feb. 15, 2011 Himes Statement on Vote against PATRIOT Act Reauthorization
Feb. 11, 2011 Himes Statement of Egypt Developments
Feb. 10, 2011 Directing Commitees to Review Regulations from Federal Agencies
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to the Honorable W. Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Feb. 8, 2011 Himes Reminds Businesses of 2/28 Disaster Loan Deadline
Jan. 26, 2011 Himes Statement on State of the Union
Jan. 25, 2011 Standing Together for the Economy
Jan. 24, 2011 Himes Introduces Legislation to Ban High-Capacity Ammo Magazines
Jan. 21, 2011 Himes Statement on Immelt Appointment to President's Jobs Council
Jan. 13, 2011 Himes Appointed to Financial Services Committee
Jan. 9, 2011 Himes Statement on AZ Shooting
Jan. 6, 2011 Promoting the General Welfare
Jan. 6, 2011 Himes Supports Bipartisan Plan to Cut Congress' Budget
Jan. 5, 2011 Himes Sworn-in to Second Term
Jan. 3, 2011 Himes Launches Veterans History Project
Dec. 22, 2010 Pass the 9/11 Health Benefits Bill
Dec. 22, 2010 Himes Statement on 9/11 Health and Compensation Act
Dec. 20, 2010 Himes Helps Pass Improvements to 9/11 GI Bill
Dec. 16, 2010 Rebuilding Our Own Nation
Dec. 14, 2010 Himes Applauds Senate Action on Tax Compromise
Dec. 8, 2010 DREAM Act
Dec. 8, 2010 Himes Expresses Support for Tax Compromise
Dec. 3, 2010 Himes Statement on Co-Sponsorship of DREAM Act
Dec. 1, 2010 Repeal Don't Ask Don't Tell
Nov. 30, 2010 Himes Urges Senate to Repeal Don't Ask Don't Tell
Nov. 29, 2010 Himes Statement on Upcoming Fiscal Commission Recommendations
Nov. 22, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Ray LaHood Secretary of Transportation
Nov. 18, 2010 Extend Unemployment Benefits
Nov. 18, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clemency for Johnathan Pollard
Oct. 18, 2010 Letter To the Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
Oct. 16, 2010 Himes Statement on Cablevision Fox Dispute
Sept. 29, 2010 Education: Key to Our Economic Security
Sept. 23, 2010 Himes Help Pass Legislation to Support Small Businesses, Spur Job Creation
Sept. 22, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States
Sept. 22, 2010 Himes Announces Key Health Reforms to Take Effect Tomorrow
Sept. 20, 2010 Himes, HUD Secretary Donovan Address Livability Issues in Connecticut
Sept. 17, 2010 Himes Urges Governor Rell to Appeal FEMA's Decision to Deny Federal Assistance to Bridgeport
Sept. 14, 2010 Thomas Sullivan, Commissioner Letter to the Honorable Thomas Sullivan, Commissioner, Connecticut Department of Insurance
Aug. 20, 2010 Himes Statement In Response To President's Announcement On The Draw Down Of Troops From Iraq
Aug. 10, 2010 Himes Returns to Washington to Save Teaching Jobs
Aug. 6, 2010 Letter to Secretary LaHood and Administrator Szabo
July 30, 2010 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2011
July 29, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Global Fund to Fight AIDS
July 28, 2010 Himes' Spending Cut Work Group Claims 1st Victory, Welcomes New Member
July 23, 2010 Letter to FEMA Director Fugate
July 22, 2010 Himes Highlights Improved PTSD Care for Veterans
July 21, 2010 Social Security
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