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John Kline's Public Statements

Full Name: John P. Kline
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 2, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Republican for U.S. House - District 2
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Vicky; 2 Children: John, Katherine
Birth Date: 09/06/1947
Birth Place: Allentown, PA
Home City: Lakeville, MN
Religion: Methodist
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Date Title
Aug. 11, 2012 John Kline: "Paul Ryan Brings One of the Sharpest and Brightest Economic Minds to the Debate'
Aug. 3, 2012 John Kline: I Agree with Rosemount Businesswoman - This is a 'Very Scary Tax Environment'
Aug. 3, 2012 Kline Statement on July Jobs Report
Aug. 2, 2012 Committee Leaders Request Information on Controversial WARN Act Guidance
July 27, 2012 Kline Statement on Federal Court Decision to Block Controversial Contraception Mandate
July 18, 2012 House and Senate Republicans Unveil Legislation Prohibiting Obama Administration From Unilaterally Weakening Welfare Work Requirements
July 13, 2012 Kline Responds to President's Plan to Roll Back Welfare Reform
July 13, 2012 Bipartisan Coalition of Members Press for "Gainful Employment" Freeze
July 13, 2012 John Kline Asks Pentagon to Follow ‘Paid Leave' Law and Give Red Bulls What They Earned
July 13, 2012 Kline Statement on Black Lung Disease Among America's Miners
July 11, 2012 Kline Applauds House Passage of ObamaCare Repeal
July 11, 2012 John Kline Leads Charge in Successful House Passage of ObamaCare Repeal
July 10, 2012 Repeal of Obamacare Act
July 6, 2012 Kline Statement on June Jobs Report
July 6, 2012 John Kline Statement
July 2, 2012 Kline, Foxx Commend Federal Court for Reining In Controversial Gainful Employment Regulation
July 2, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
June 28, 2012 John Kline: ‘Today's Decision is a Devastating Blow to the American People'
June 27, 2012 Hearing of the House Education and The Workforce Committee - Markup
June 25, 2012 Kline Discusses Pending Supreme Court Health Care Decision on C-SPAN's Newsmakers
June 20, 2012 Hearing of the Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Subcommittee of the House Education and The Workforce Committee - "Assessing the Challenges Facing Multiemployer Pension Plans"
June 18, 2012 Kline Applauds Agreement to Protect D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program
June 11, 2012 Politico - Market Can Fix Student Loans
June 8, 2012 Letter to Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy - Memorandum for Power Marketing Administrators
June 7, 2012 Committee Approves Vital Job Training Reforms
June 7, 2012 Hearing of the House Education and The Workforce Committee - "Workforce Investment Improvement Act of 2012"
June 6, 2012 Kline, Foxx Applaud Court Decision to Rein in Harmful Higher Education Regulations
June 5, 2012 Foxx, McKeon, and Heck Welcome Markup of Key Legislation to Help Put Americans Back to Work
June 1, 2012 Kline Statement on May Jobs Report
June 1, 2012 White House Can't be Hostile to Job Creators and Friendly to Job Creation
June 1, 2012 Committee Advancing Legislation to Put Americans Back to Work
May 28, 2012 Paying Tribute to Those True American Heroes
May 25, 2012 President Signs John Kline's Bill Into Law Ensuring Minnesota Guard Receives Benefits Promised to Them
May 17, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 16, 2012 Cravaack: Bring the Red Bulls All the Way Home, Protect the Promises Made to our Patriots
May 16, 2012 In Honor of the One Hundred Year Anniversary of Marine Corps Aviation
May 15, 2012 John Kline's Bipartisan Legislation to Ensure Minnesota Guard Receives Benefits Passes House
May 15, 2012 Department of Defense Program Guidance Modification Relating to Post-Deployment/Mobilization Respite Absence Administrative Absence Days
May 11, 2012 John Kline's Bill to Ensure MN Guard Receives Benefits They Were Promised Will Be Voted on Next Week
May 9, 2012 Kline Challenges NLRB's Backdoor Ambush Election Scheme
May 8, 2012 Kline Recognizes National Charter School Week
May 7, 2012 Letter to Conferees
May 4, 2012 Klilne Statement on April Jobs Report
May 4, 2012 With Unemployment Still Above 8 Percent, Kline Hosting Jobs Fair May 14 in Eagan
April 27, 2012 Interest Rate Reduction Act
April 27, 2012 John Kline Supports Bipartisan Bill to Extend Student Loan Rates Providing Opportunity for Long-Term Solution
April 26, 2012 Hearing of the House Education and Workforce Committee - Reviewing the President's Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Proposal for the Department of Health and Human Services
April 25, 2012 John Kline Addresses Stafford Loan Interest Rates
April 25, 2012 Kline Statement on Republican Stafford Loan Interest Rate Legislation
April 24, 2012 Kline: No End to Democrats' Allegiance to Big Labor
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