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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
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. 5, 2014 Himes Calls on Conn. Officials to Help Shoreline Homeowners
Feb. 4, 2014 Himes Issues Statement on Governor Malloy's Plan to Raise Minimum Wage
Feb. 3, 2014 Blog: This Week in Congress: February 3, 2014
Feb. 3, 2014 Connecticut Delegation Announce $9.8 Million in Home Heating Relief
Feb. 2, 2014 Himes Statement on Gov. Malloy's Announced Metro-North Upgrades
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Northeast Greenhouse Gas Initiative is a Model for the Nation
Jan. 31, 2014 Himes Statement on GOP Immigration Principles
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 30, 2014 Himes Sponsors Two Bills on Early Education
Jan. 29, 2014 Himes Statement on Vote Against Farm Bill
Jan. 28, 2014 Himes Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 27, 2014 Blog: This Week in Congress: January 27, 2014
Jan. 24, 2014 Himes Statement on Metro North Standstill
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary, Department of Homeland Security - Save Tax Dollars and Keep Plum Island Facility Open
Jan. 16, 2014 Delaney, Carney, and Himes Announce Housing Finance Reform Proposal, Plan to Introduce Legislation this Spring
Jan. 16, 2014 Himes Statement on Passage of FY 2014 Budget
Jan. 16, 2014 Himes Statement on President Obama's Upcoming Speech on Intelligence Reforms
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Jan. 14, 2014 Small Business Mergers, Acquisitions, Sales, and Brokerage Simplification Act of 2013
Jan. 14, 2014 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Cammittee Chairman of the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee - Call for Series of Hearings Focused on Poverty
Jan. 14, 2014 Holding Company Registration Threshold Equalization Act of 2013
Jan. 13, 2014 Blog: This Week in Congress: January 13, 2014
Jan. 10, 2014 Esty, Blumenthal, Murphy, and Himes Announce $300,000 for CT Public Housing Family Self Sufficiency Programs
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to John Koskinen, Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service - Clarification for Volunteer Departments
Jan. 10, 2014 Himes Issues Statement on Inaction on Unemployment Insurance Extension
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Jeb Henarling - Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services - Target Breach
Jan. 8, 2014 Letter to Mary Jo White, Chair SEC Mark Wetjen, Acting Chair CFTC Martin Gruenberg, Chair FDIC Thomas Curry, Director OCC Ben Bernanke, Chair FRB - Regulators to Provide Targeted Volcker Relief to Community Banks
Jan. 6, 2014 Stamford Advocate - Himes advocates funding for AIDS cure
Jan. 6, 2014 Blog: This Week in Congress: January 6, 2014
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to UnitedHealth Group Chief Executive Officer Jack Larsen - Reinstate Ct MedicareAdvantage Providers During Appeals Process
Dec. 19, 2013 Greenwich Post - Himes talks tough issues with seniors
Dec. 19, 2013 Blumenthal, Murphy, Delauro, Courtney, Himes Announce $7.5 Million In USDA Funding For Hurricane Sandy Flood Relief & Prevention
Dec. 17, 2013 Blog: Extending Much-Needed Relief for Struggling Families
Dec. 13, 2013 Himes Visits Protestors Fasting on National Mall Calling for Immigration Reform
Dec. 12, 2013 The Huffington Post - Connecticut Lawmakers Vow To Reverse 'Shame' Of Gun Control Failure
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, Subcommittee on Defense and Pete Visclosky, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Denfense - Combat Rescue Helicopter Program
Dec. 12, 2013 Himes Supports Bipartisan Budget
Dec. 12, 2013 Himes Issues Statement on Volcker Rule
Dec. 10, 2013 Shelton Herald - Himes backs extension of Undetectable Firearms Act
Dec. 10, 2013 Blog: This Week in Congress: December 9, 2013
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader, - Confirmation of Mel Watt
Dec. 4, 2013 Do Not Repeal Obamacare
Dec. 4, 2013 Himes Praises Extension of Better Buildings Challenge
Dec. 3, 2013 Himes Praises Extension of Undetectable Firearms Act
Dec. 3, 2013 Blog: This Week in Congress: December 2, 2013
Dec. 2, 2013 Himes Statement on Metro-North Derailment
Dec. 2, 2013 The Hour - Rep. Himes: Plans to reopen Norwalk's Head Start expedited
Dec. 2, 2013 Himes, Lee Introduce Cure for AIDS Act
Dec. 1, 2013 The Weston Forum - Rule change increases mental health parity
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