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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: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 26
Primary Aug. 26, 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
Feb. 11, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3193, Consumer Financial Freedom and Washington Accountability Act; Providing for Proceedings During the Period from February 13, 2014, through February 24, 2014; and for Other Purposes
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administration, Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Impacts of the Affordable Care Act on American Business
Feb. 6, 2014 Florida Family Forced From Home, Rep. Garcia Urges House to Move on Flood Insurance Reform
Feb. 5, 2014 Letter to Rick Scott, Governor of Florida - Medicaid Expansion
Feb. 5, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2954, Public Access and Lands Improvement Act, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3964, Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley Emergency Water Delivery Act
Jan. 30, 2014 Garcia Praises Passage of Flood Bill in Senate, Urges House Action
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Flood Insurance Rates
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Jan. 17, 2014 Congressman Joe Garcia Introduces Flood Insurance Mitigation Bill
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to the House Committee on Natural Resources - PILT Funding
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 Identity Theft Prevention
Jan. 10, 2014 Repeal Military Cost-of-Living Cut
Jan. 9, 2014 Extend Emergency Unemployment Insurance
Jan. 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Immediate Vote to Extend Unemployment Insurance
Jan. 9, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary Department of the Interior, and Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Administrator National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Concern Over Impacts of Offshore Oil Exploration
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, US Department of Homeland Security - CBP Pilot Program
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Transparency in CFPB Auto Lending Guidance
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security - Request for Meeting to Discuss Humanitarian Concerns
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Prevent Human Rights Abusers from Entering the U.S.
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Steve King, Member of the House of Representatives - Reignite Immigration Reform Conversation
Dec. 11, 2013 Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Dec. 5, 2013 Rep. Joe Garcia Receives Immigration Reform Fast from
Dec. 4, 2013 Immigration Reform
Dec. 3, 2013 Lujan Grisham, CHC Statements of Support On National Day To Act, Fast And Pray
Dec. 2, 2013 Immigration Reform
Nov. 25, 2013 Letter to House Committee on Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp and Ranking Member Sander Levin - Tax Reform
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to John M. McHugh, Secretary of the Army, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, and Acting Secretary of the Air Force Eric Fanning - Immigrant Recruitment Issue in Armed Forces
Nov. 20, 2013 Congressman Joe Garcia Joined Colleagues to Vosit Leaders Fasting in the Name of Immigration Reform
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Secretary of Homeland Security - Typhoon Haiyan and Temporary Protected Status
Nov. 13, 2013 Congressman Garcia Introduces Veteran's Conservation Corps Bill
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi - American Airlines and US Airways Merger
Nov. 13, 2013 Immigration Reform
Nov. 12, 2013 Congressman Garcia's Releases Statement on US Airways & American Airlines Settlement with U.S. Department of Justice
Nov. 8, 2013 Letter to Executive Director Stephen Hawkins, Amnesty International USA - Add Sonia Garro Alfonso, Member of the Ladies in White, To List of Prisoners of Conscience
Nov. 8, 2013 Congressman Joe Garcia Urges the Need for Passing Immigration Reform this Year
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Cuban Political Prisoners
Nov. 1, 2013 BuzzFeed - Meet The Republican Sticking His Neck Out For Immigration Reform
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 30, 2013 Valadao Supports House Immigration Reform Legislation
Oct. 29, 2013 Immigration Reform
Oct. 29, 2013 Rep. Garcia to Join Rep. Tony Cardenas, House Freshman at Press Conference Tomorrow
Oct. 29, 2013 Congressman Garcia Welcomes Second House Republican to Sign Onto Immigration Bill
Oct. 28, 2013 Huffington Post - Show Bipartisanship at Work By Bringing Comprehensive Immigration Reform to the Floor
Oct. 28, 2013 Congressman Joe Garcia Proud to Announce First Republican to Sign Onto Immigration Bill
Oct. 27, 2013 Denham Co-Sponsors House Immigration Reform Legislation
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