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Chris Gibson's Public Statements

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' Patrick Gibson
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 19, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Conservative, Republican, Independence for U.S. House - District 19
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary Jo; 3 Children: Katie, Maggie, Connor
Birth Date: 05/13/1964
Birth Place: Rockville Centre, NY
Home City: Kinderhook, NY
Date Title
Issue Position: Protecting Medicare
Issue Position: Preserving Social Security
Issue Position: Medicare Fraud
Issue Position: Stronger National Security
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: National Deficit/Debt
Issue Position: Physician Access for Medicare Beneficiaries
Issue Position: Jobs & Economy
Issue Position: Second Amendment
Issue Position: Healthcare Reform
Issue Position: Social Security Solvency
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action
June 27, 2014 Letter to Ken Chiro Sasae, Ambassador of Japan to the United States - Kono Statement Report
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ensuring Religious Minorities are Protected
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 19, 2014 Schwartz, Gibson, Crowley, King, and Neal Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Increase Energy Efficiency and Protect Critical Infrastructure
June 18, 2014 Congressman Gibson Announces Support for New York State Senate Lyme Bill
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 4, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Private Sector Care for Veterans
June 3, 2014 Congressman Gibson Calls for Changes to Delaware River Basin Management Plan
May 29, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - LIFO Language in House Republican Tax Proposal
May 29, 2014 House Adopts Heroin Amendment Introduced By Congressman Gibson
May 29, 2014 Congressman Gibson Condemns FERC Hearing Decision
May 28, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 23, 2014 House Passes Defense Bill With Provisions Offered By Congressman Gibson
May 22, 2014 Congressman Gibson Authors Legislation to Improve Lyme Research Efforts
May 9, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - School Nutrition Regulations
May 9, 2014 Congressman Garamendi and Gibson Introduce Forest Legacy Management Flexibility Act
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
May 8, 2014 Congressman Gibson Announces Key Provisions of the National Defense Autorhorization Act
May 6, 2014 Congressmen Garamendi and Gibson Introduce Bipartisan Forest Legacy Management Flexibility Act
April 30, 2014 Congressman Gibson Calls on FERC to Stop Rate Hike
April 11, 2014 Governor Cuomo Announces $790,000 in Federal Funding to Prevent Invasive Species on Agricultural Lands
April 7, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader, United States House of Representatives - Extension of Emergency Unemployment Benefits
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 3, 2014 Sexual Assault Awareness Month
April 3, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Keep Medicare Advantage Rates Flat
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 28, 2014 Letter to Ken Calvert, Chairman and Jim Moran, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies, of the Committee on Appropriations - Funding for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
March 21, 2014 Governor Cuomo Announces $1.1 Million Federal Funding for Specialty Crop Research, Safety and Promotion
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
March 14, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Potato Inclusion
March 12, 2014 Congressman Gibson Introduces Bill to Shift Classroom Emphasis from Testing to Teaching
March 6, 2014 Hahn Introduces Legislation to Facilitate Brownfield Redevelopment Projects
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
March 5, 2014 Van Hollen, McKinley, Walz, Gibson, Huffman, Reichert Introduce Bipartisan IDEA Full Funding Act
Feb. 18, 2014 Education Week - High-Speed Broadband Access Is Critical to Success of All Students
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education
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