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Joe Garcia's Public Statements

Full Name: Joe Garcia
Office: U.S. House (FL) - District 26, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 26
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Aileen; 1 Child: Gabriela
Birth Date: 10/19/1963
Home City: Miami, FL
Religion: Catholic
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Date Title
Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: A 21st Century Education
Issue Position: Ethics Reform
Issue Position: Latin America
Issue Position: Offshore Drilling
Issue Position: Protecting Farmers and Rural Communities
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Israel
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility
Issue Position: Treating all Americans with Respect
Issue Position: Healthcare
Issue Position: Revitalizing our Economy
Issue Position: A Safe and Responsible Iraq Policy
July 2, 2014 Statement--Congressman Joe Garcia Issues Statement on 50th Anniversary of Civil Rights Act of 1964
July 1, 2014 Rep. Joe Garcia Hosts Press Conference in Response to Administration's Announcement on Unaccompanied Minors
June 30, 2014 Rep. Garcia Mourns the Loss of Israeli Teens
June 30, 2014 Congressman Joe Garcia Issues Statement on HHS v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc.
June 30, 2014 Congressman Joe Garcia Issues Statement on Harris v. Quinn Ruling
June 26, 2014 Garcia Recognizes One Year Since Passage of Senate Version of Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill
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 24, 2014 Congressman Joe Garcia Issues Statement on Renewal of Export-Import Bank Charter
June 23, 2014 Miami Herald - U.S. Rep. Joe Garcia's LGBT Pride Month Statement: Bring 'the Freedom to Marry to our Great State'
June 23, 2014 Fox News Latino - President Obama Tells Venezuelan Exile He Is Helping Dissidents 'Behind The Scenes'
June 23, 2014 CBS Miami - Rep. Joe Garcia Weighs In On Flood Of Immigrant Children
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
June 18, 2014 Congressman Garcia Meets with Central American Ambassadors in Response to Humanitarian Crisis
June 18, 2014 Appointment of Conferees on HR 3230, Pay Our Guard and Reserve Act
June 16, 2014 Congressman Garcia Praises Executive Order Protecting Federal Contractor Employees
June 16, 2014 Congressman Garcia Visits Local Shelter Housing Unaccompanied Immigrant Children
June 16, 2014 Congressman Joe Garcia Convenes Discussion with VA Director and Local Vets to Find Solutions to VA Problems
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
June 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Enact More Humane Immigration Deportation and Detention Policy
June 11, 2014 Congressman Garcia Introduces New STEM Education Bill Promoting Economic Prosperity
June 10, 2014 Congressman Joe Garcia Issues Statement on Passing of The Veteran Access To Care Act
June 3, 2014 Congressman Joe Garcia's Update on Veteran Affairs
June 3, 2014 Congressman Joe Garcia's Statement on Palestinian Unity Government
May 30, 2014 Congressman Joe Garcia's Statement on Shinseki's Resignation
May 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program
May 29, 2014 Congressman Garcia on Sec. Johnson Testifying before Judiciary Committee
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 28, 2014 Congressman Joe Garcia's Statement on Venezuelan Sanctions
May 27, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Audit Concerns
May 26, 2014 Congressman Joe Garcia Commemorates Memorial Day Weekend And Honors Our Nation's Service Members
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits
May 22, 2014 Statement- Congressman Joe Garcia's Statement on the Ongoing VA Challenges
May 20, 2014 Polis, More Than Three Dozen Business Groups Urge Action on Immigrant Investor Legislation
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