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Ron Barber's Public Statements

Full Name: Ron Barber
Office: U.S. House (AZ) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 06/12/2012
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Nancy; 2 Children: Jenny, Crissi
Birth Date: 08/25/1945
Birth Place: Wakefield, England
Home City: Tucson, AZ
Date Title
April 10, 2014 U.S Rep. Ron Barber Speaks with Senators McCain and Ayotte to Protect the A-10
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 9, 2014 Ryan Budget
April 7, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Announces Proposed Medicare Advantage Cuts Halted
April 4, 2014 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 3, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Keep Medicare Advantage Rates Flat
April 3, 2014 Protecting Medicare Advantage
April 2, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Donates Health Insurance Subsidy to Charities Serving Veterans and Seniors
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
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 31, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Frank Wolf, and Chakah Fattah - Increase Funding for SCAAP Reimbursements
March 27, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber's Bill Advances, Will Make DHS Purchasing Process More Accountable
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
March 26, 2014 Women's Economic Agenda
March 26, 2014 U.S Rep. Ron Barber Calls for Flexibility for Arizona Families, Administration Agrees
March 26, 2014 Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act
March 25, 2014 Ron Barber Fights for Fort Huachuca in Questioning of Top Army Officials
March 25, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Give Working Families an Opportunity to Obtain the Health Insurance They Need
March 21, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - New Border Security System Must Be On Budget, On Time
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 19, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary Department of the Interior - Maintain Critical Gray Wolf Protections
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 18, 2014 US Representative Ron Barber Returning to Tuscon After Trip to Afghanistan
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 17, 2014 Letter to Elon Musk, Chief Executive Officer, Tesla Motors - Ron Barber Works to Bring 6,500 Jobs to Southern Arizona
March 14, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Unsatisfied With Air Force Answers on A-10 Replacement
March 13, 2014 Duncan, McCaul, Barber, Daines Introduce Legislation to Reform DHS's Acquisition Process
March 13, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Bring Accountability to DHS Purchases
March 11, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Denounces Air Force Plans to Start Retiring A-10s Next Year
March 11, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Objects to Proposed Medicare Change, It is Dropped
March 10, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D
March 6, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - Changes to Affordable Care Act Enrollment Process
March 6, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Introduces Women's Economic Bill of Rights
March 6, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Tells Pentagon Leaders that Retiring A-10 Would Be 'Grave Mistake'
March 6, 2014 Letter to the House Approprations Committee - Secure Borders
March 5, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Acts to Protect Arizonans From Increased Flood Insurance Costs
March 5, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber's Bill to Boost Women-Owned Businesses Advances in Congress
March 4, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - More Customs and Border Protection Officers
March 4, 2014 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Payroll Card Abuse
Feb. 24, 2014 US Rep. Ron Barber Pledges to Continue the Fight to Save the A-10
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of the Department of Defense - Predatory Lenders
Feb. 21, 2014 US Rep. Ron Barber's Statement Urging Gov. Brewer to Veto SB 1062
Feb. 20, 2014 US Rep. Ron Barber Pushes Back on White House, Welcomes Decision to Drop Chained CPI
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Funding for the A-10 Thunderbolt II
Feb. 11, 2014 US Rep. Ron Barber Stands Up for Military Retirees, Votes to Prevent Benefit Cuts
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Impacts of the Affordable Care Act on American Business
Feb. 6, 2014 Public Access and Lands Improvement Act
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