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Gus Bilirakis' Public Statements

Full Name: Gus Michael Bilirakis
Office: U.S. House (FL) - District 12, Republican
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 12
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Eva; 4 Children: Michael, Teddy, Manuel, Nicholas
Birth Date: 02/08/1963
Birth Place: Gainesville, FL
Home City: Palm Harbor, FL
Religion: Greek Orthodox
Date Title
Issue Position: Jobs
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Budget and Taxes
Issue Position: Illegal Immigration
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Homeowner's Insurance
July 25, 2014 Congressional Hellenic Israel Alliance Co-Chairs Gus Bilirakis and Ted Deutch Condemn Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan's Comments Concerning Israel
July 23, 2014 Rep. Bilirakis Commends Senate Commerce Committee on Passage of Brand USA Reauthorization
July 22, 2014 Bilirakis' Brand USA Reauthorization Passes House of Representatives
July 18, 2014 Bilirakis Condemns 40 Years of Illegal Turkish Occupation of Cyprus
July 16, 2014 Bilirakis' Brand USA Reauthorization Passes Committee
July 15, 2014 Committee Approves Bill to Boost Tourism and Job Creation
July 12, 2014 Blog: Immigration
July 12, 2014 Blog: Immigration
July 10, 2014 Bilirakis' Legislation to Boost Tourism and Travel to America Passes Subcommittee
July 10, 2014 Bilirakis Advocates for Pasco County, Army Corps of Engineers' Ridge Road Delay Demonstrates Need for Reform
July 9, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 8, 2014 Bilirakis Expresses Outrage with OIG Report on the President's Health Care Law
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
June 30, 2014 Vice-Chairman Bilirakis Statement on Robert McDonald as VA Secretary
June 30, 2014 Bilirakis Applauds Supreme Court's Decision to Defend Religious Freedom
June 30, 2014 Bilirakis Mourns the Latest News from Israel
June 26, 2014 Bilirakis: Pleased and Relieved Aqua Quest Crew Coming Home
June 26, 2014 Bilirakis Introduces Legislation to Expand Veteran Treatment Options
June 26, 2014 Bilirakis Applauds Inclusion and Approval of Halki Language in HR 4347
June 25, 2014 Posttraumatic Stress Awareness Day
June 24, 2014 North American Energy Infrastructure Act
June 24, 2014 Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education, and Support Act of 2014
June 19, 2014 Rescuing the Crew of Aqua Quest
June 12, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Broadband Conncection
June 11, 2014 Bilirakis Works to Spur Innovation in Health Care
June 10, 2014 Veteran Access to Care Act of 2014
June 10, 2014 Bilirakis: Delays in Care are Unacceptable
June 4, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Private Sector Care for Veterans
May 30, 2014 Vice-Chairman Bilirakis Statement on Secretary Shinseki's Resignation
May 29, 2014 Hurricane Season Preparation
May 28, 2014 Vice-Chairman Bilirakis Statement on Secretary Shinseki
May 23, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Health Care for Veterans
May 23, 2014 Travel And Tourism Caucus Co-Chairs Statement In Response To President's Cooperstown Speech
May 22, 2014 The VA Must Be Held Accountable
May 22, 2014 The Tampa Tribune - America and Florida's tourism and travel industry flourish through Brand US
May 21, 2014 Bilirakis Praises Passage of Legislation to Bring Accountability to VA
May 21, 2014 House Adopts Bilirakis Amendment to NDAA to Improve Travel for Disabled Veterans
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
May 20, 2014 Brand USA
May 16, 2014 Small Business Week
April 30, 2014 Bilirakis Applauds Passage of Legislation to Improve Public Alerts and Warnings
April 30, 2014 Bilirakis Applauds Passage MilCon/VA Appropriations
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