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Kerry Bentivolio's Public Statements

Full Name: Kerry Bentivolio
Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 11, Republican
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 11
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Karen; 2 Children
Birth Date: 10/06/1951
Home City: Milford, MI
Religion: Catholic
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Date Title
July 24, 2014 IRS: Do As I Say, Not As I Do
July 24, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Certainty for Firefighters
July 18, 2014 Rep. Bentivolio headed to Central America on fact-finding mission
July 16, 2014 Rep. Bentivolio Co-sponsors the Illegal Entry Accountability Act
July 15, 2014 Rep. Bentivolio sponsors the Illegal Entry Accountability Act
July 15, 2014 Support for the Chaldean Community Foundation's Funding Opportunity Announcement
July 11, 2014 Plight of Christians in the Middle East
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
June 25, 2014 IRS "Lost Data" Scandal
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ensuring Religious Minorities are Protected
June 19, 2014 Rep. Bentivolio Backs Labrador for Majority Leader
June 18, 2014 Islamic State of Iraq and Syria
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 6, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, Tom Latham, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Committeee, and Ed Pastor Ranking Member of the the Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development
June 4, 2014 Congressman Kerry Bentivolio's Statement on the Release of Five Taliban Officials
June 4, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Private Sector Care for Veterans
June 2, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Bring the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act to a Vote
May 29, 2014 Iran's Nuclear Ambitions
May 29, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - LIFO Language in House Republican Tax Proposal
May 23, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army - Graves and Committee Members Urge EPA and Corps to Halt Waters Rule
May 22, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Regarding Mariam Ibrahim's Death Sentence
May 22, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Bipartisan Push to End Off-Budget Military Spending
May 16, 2014 Franks, 42 Colleagues File Court Brief to Overturn Obamacare for Violating Origination Clause
May 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Veterans Affairs Accountability
May 9, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - School Nutrition Regulations
May 7, 2014 Recommending that the House Find Lois G. Lerner in Contempt of Congress
May 6, 2014 The Detroit News - Panelists at Plymouth Twp. Hearing Say Federal Regulations Hurting Small Businesses
April 23, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the US - Role in IRS Targeting
April 15, 2014 Detroit Free Press - Kerry Bentivolio: A way to wean the jobless off unemployment benefits
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman, and Rosa Delauro, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies of the House Appropriations Committee - Funding for Common Core
April 3, 2014 Rep. Kerry Bentivolio Named Top Conservative by American Conservative Union
April 1, 2014 Letter to Ander Crenshaw, Chairman of Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government - Keeping Pressure on IRS for Targeting
March 27, 2014 Rep. Bentivolio's Statement On Ukraine Package "No" Vote
March 26, 2014 Rep. Bentivolio's Jobs Bill Key Component in Comprehensive Republican Study Committee JOBS Act
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia
March 24, 2014 The Constitutionality of Abortion-Inducing Drugs in Obamacare
March 19, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Tom Latham, and Ed Pastor - Prohibit Funding for the Highway Traffic Safety Administration's National Roadside Survey
March 12, 2014 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Full Business Committee Meeting
March 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military
Feb. 26, 2014 Letter to Eric H. Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Jones Votes to End IRS Targeting of Conservative
Feb. 11, 2014 Congressman Bentivolio's Statement on the Debt Limit Increase
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State - NATO Enlargement
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works) - Great Lakes Navigation System
Feb. 6, 2014 Rep. Benishek and Rep. Bentivolio Introduce Common-Sense Bill to Hold Congress Fiscally Accountable
Feb. 6, 2014 The Hill - GOP Bill Cuts Member Pay As Punishment for Budget Deficit
Jan. 30, 2014 100 Congressmen Cosponsor Rep. Bentivolio's Safe and Secure Federal Websites Act
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Urging U.S. Military to End Presumptive Ban on Sikh Articles of Faith
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Jan. 15, 2014 Sixty Members Cosponsor HealthCare.gov Security Bill
Jan. 10, 2014 Bentivolio spearheads efforts to resolve security failures of Healthcare.gov
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