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James Lankford's Public Statements

Full Name: James Lankford
Office: U.S. House (OK) - District 5, Republican Majority Policy Committee Chair
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cindy; 2 Children: Hannah, Jordan
Birth Date: 03/04/1968
Birth Place: Dallas, TX
Home City: Edmond, OK
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Let Freedom Ring USA: Cut, Cap, Balance Pledge
Issue Position: Education
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 16, 2014 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act of 2015
July 15, 2014 Lankford: Highway Bill Should Focus on Long-Term Solutions
July 10, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2015
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 9, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
June 30, 2014 Lankford: Religious Freedom Preserved in SCOTUS Hobby Lobby Decision
June 30, 2014 Lankford Statement on the Tragic Deaths of Naftali Frenkel, Gilad Shaar and Eyal Yifrach
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ensuring Religious Minorities are Protected
June 19, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Reverse Proposed Carbon Emissions Regulation
June 18, 2014 Lankford Statement on the Capture of Benghazi Terror Suspect Ahmed Abu Khatallah
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 13, 2014 Lankford: Latest IRS Claim Reminds Me of a Previous Administration That Mysteriously and Conveniently Lost Tapes
June 13, 2014 Lankford Introduces Bill to Repeal RFS Ethanol Mandates
June 11, 2014 Lankford: SSA's Emphasis on Quantity over Quality Decisions Has Eroded Credibility in Disability Appeals Process
June 9, 2014 Lankford: Increase in Unaccompanied Illegal Minors in U.S. a Direct Result of President's Policies Encouraging Amnesty
June 6, 2014 Lankford: More Lawsuits "Likely' as FCC and OK Corporation Commission Crack Down on Lifeline Fraud
June 4, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Private Sector Care for Veterans
June 3, 2014 Lankford: What Difference Will New Climate Change Regulations Actually Make for Our Climate?
June 2, 2014 Thompson Leads Bipartisan Letter to Chairman Camp to Strike LIFO Language From House Tax Proposal
June 2, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Bring the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act to a Vote
May 30, 2014 Lankford Statement on Resignation of VA Secretary Shinseki
May 29, 2014 Lankford: Americans Want Jobs; Federal Regulations Don't Help
May 29, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - LIFO Language in House Republican Tax Proposal
May 28, 2014 Lankford: SCOTUS Refusal to Hear OK Regional Haze Case Disappointing
May 22, 2014 Lankford Introduces Bill to Rescind Idle Transportation Earmarks
May 22, 2014 Lankford Votes to End NSA Snooping on Americans
May 22, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Regarding Mariam Ibrahim's Death Sentence
May 9, 2014 Lankford Votes to Authorize Benghazi Select Committee
May 8, 2014 Lankford Votes to Hold Lerner in Contempt of Congress
May 8, 2014 Life is not About Distance
May 7, 2014 Recommending That the House Find Lois G. Lerner in Contempt of Congress
May 5, 2014 Lankford Congratulates Fellow Oversight Member, Gowdy, as Chair of House Select Committee on Benghazi
May 5, 2014 Lankford: Supreme Court's Town of Greece Decision a Victory for Religious Liberty
May 2, 2014 Lankford Supports House Decision to Move Forward with Select Committee on Benghazi
April 30, 2014 Lankford: Exporting Abundant Natural Gas Resources Strengthens U.S. National Security
April 30, 2014 Inside Sources - Limiting Consumer Choice: The Obama Administration's Crusade Against Pure Gasoline
April 29, 2014 The National Day of Prayer
April 29, 2014 Lankford: Supreme Court CSAPR Decision Expands Federal Overreach on States
April 25, 2014 Lankford: Oregon Deserves Working Health System, Not What Washington is Pushing
April 23, 2014 Lankford Applauds Kansas Approval of Health Care Compact
April 23, 2014 Lankford: Holder Sets Wrong Example for Graduating Cadets
April 19, 2014 Let Us Never Forget Our Missing in Action
April 19, 2014 Lankford Remembers OKC Bombing Victims
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 15, 2014 Letter to Deborah Lee James, Secretary of the Air Force - Religious Freedom in the Air Force
April 15, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - Repeal Death Tax
April 15, 2014 Countywide & Sun - Tax Dollars Belong To You, Not The Government
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