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Darrell Issa's Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

Full Name: Darrell Issa
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 49, Republican
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 49
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kathy; 1 Child: William
Birth Date: 11/01/1953
Birth Place: Cleveland, OH
Home City: Vista, CA
Religion: Christian Eclectic: Father-Catholic, Mother-Mormon, raised in a Jewish neighborhood as a Lebanese American
Date Title
July 11, 2014 Issa, Calvert, and Hunter Introduce Bill to Expedite Repatriation of Unaccompanied Minors
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Address Border Crisis
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Policies Putting Child Immigrants at Risk
March 5, 2014 House Judiciary Committee Approves Three Bills to Stop Executive Overreach
Feb. 11, 2014 Orange County Register - Immigration Overhaul: Can Reform Legislation Pass this Year?
Oct. 8, 2013 Wall Street Journal - Mall Protesters Want Immigration Back in Spotlight
Oct. 1, 2013 The Hill - Immigration Must Help Economy
Aug. 2, 2013 Blog: Discussing Immigration Reform with Agriculture Leaders
June 27, 2013 House Judiciary Committee Approves High-Skilled Immigration Bill
May 23, 2013 Issa and Goodlatte Introduce SKILLS Visa Act
Feb. 4, 2013 Issa Introduces Three Immigration Reform Bills
Nov. 30, 2012 STEM Jobs Act of 2012
Nov. 28, 2012 San Diego Union Tribune - New STEM Visa Law Could Transform U.S. Economy
Sept. 20, 2012 STEM Jobs Act of 2012
Sept. 20, 2012 Issa Statement on STEM Jobs Bill House Vote
Sept. 18, 2012 Rep. Issa Statement on STEM Jobs Act
Sept. 4, 2012 DOJ Inspector General to Testify Next Week Following Release of Investigative Report on Operation Fast and Furious
July 9, 2012 Grassley, Issa Concerns About Whistleblower Retaliation Under Investigation
June 28, 2012 Recommending that Attorney General Eric Holder Be Found in Contempt of Congress
June 28, 2012 Issa Statement on Bipartisan Vote Holding Attorney General in Contempt over Refusal to Produce Fast and Furious Documents
June 19, 2012 Obama's Immigration Edict
Oct. 13, 2011 Legislation Honoring Fallen Border Patrol Agent Clears Committee, Moves to Full House Vote
June 29, 2011 Issa Statement on the President's Operation Fast and Furious Remarks
June 13, 2011 Chairman Darrell Issa Hearing Preview Statement
May 6, 2011 Issa Statement on Murder Indictment of Suspect Linked to Notorious Operation Fast and Furious
Aug. 11, 2010 Issa Votes to Increase Border Security Funding, Calls for Greater Sense of Urgency in Addressing Border Threats
July 29, 2010 Issa: Injunction Blocking Implementation of Arizona Immigration Law Misguided and Should be Overturned
July 7, 2010 Illegal Immigrants Land at Camp Pendleton, Issa Applauds Actions of Military Officials Who Acted to Enforce the Law
July 5, 2010 Federal Lawsuit Against AZ Immigration Law Is Irresponsible
June 9, 2009 Hearing Of The Commission On Security & Cooperation In Europe (Helsinki Commission) - "Hard Times And Hardening Attitudes: The Economic Downturn And The Rise Of Violence Against Roma"
May 6, 2009 House Passes Issa Resolution On Border Patrol, Justice Department Efforts To Fight Alien Smuggling
May 6, 2009 Recognizing The Border Patrol's Fight Against Human Smuggling
April 9, 2009 MSNBC "Hardball With Chris Matthews" Interview - Transcript
Jan. 14, 2009 Issa Statement on SCHIP Expansion Proposal
July 31, 2008 Housing Bailout Scheme Leaves Taxpayers Holding The Bill
May 20, 2008 Republicans Introduce Legislation to Replace Visa Lottery with Visas for American Educated Professionals
April 3, 2008 Issa Announces FY 2009 Appropriations Project Requests
Oct. 31, 2007 San Diego Union-Tribune - An Immigration Court Case to Watch
July 25, 2007 Bill Adds New Prosecutors to Focus on Alien Smugglers
May 30, 2007 Issa Joins Immigration Reform Caucus
May 22, 2007 House Acts to Tighten Alien Smuggling Statute; Enhances Penalties
May 17, 2007 Rep. Issa Opposes Senate Amnesty Plan
March 6, 2007 Rep. Issa Tells Panel About Three Year Attempt to Get Former U.S. Attorney to Prosecute Human Smugglers
Sept. 26, 2006 More Border Patrol Agents Now Act of 2006
Sept. 21, 2006 Immigration Law Enforcement Act of 2006
Sept. 14, 2006 Issa Votes to Build 700 Mile Border Fence
Aug. 2, 2006 CNN Lou Dobbs Tonight - Transcript
June 13, 2006 House Adds $1.9 Billion for Border Security
May 24, 2006 Letter to United State Attorney Carol C. Lam
May 22, 2006 Lou Dobbs Tonight - Transcript -
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