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Walter Jones, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Legislative Branch

Full Name: Walter Beaman Jones, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NC) - District 3, Republican
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 6, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Joe Anne; 1 Child: Ashley
Birth Date: 02/10/1943
Birth Place: Farmville, NC
Home City: Farmville, NC
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
May 29, 2014 Afghanistan
May 21, 2014 Providing For Further Consideration of H.R. 4435,Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2015; And Providing For Consideration of H.R. 3361, USA Freedom Act
May 12, 2014 Bipartisan Group Introduces Bill to Stop Congress from Flying First Class Using Taxpayer Funds
May 9, 2014 Jones Joins Bipartisan Grmoup to Introduce Bill to Stop Congress From Flying First Class Using Taxpayer Funds
March 19, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Tom Cole, Nita Lowey and Debbie Wasserman Schultz - Do Not Use Taxpayer Money for Representatives' First Class Travel
Nov. 14, 2013 Jones, Price, and Scott Introduce No Political Funds for Personal Use Act
May 1, 2013 Tug-of-War Battle With Tyranny
Jan. 3, 2013 Jones Votes for a New House Speaker
June 28, 2012 Jones Votes to Hold Attorney General Holder in Contempt
Feb. 7, 2012 Jones Votes to Extend Pay Freeze for Members of Congress and Federal Employees
June 9, 2010 Jones Named One of Top 25 Hardest Working Lawmakers in Congress
Sept. 24, 2009 Jones Cosponsors Bill To Require That Members, Public Have 72 Hours To Read Bills Before They're Voted On
Jan. 14, 2009 Jones Renews "No New Earmarks" Pledge
Feb. 14, 2007 Expressing Sorrow Of The House At The Death Of The Honorable Charlie Norwood, Member Of Congress From The State of Georgia
May 16, 2006 Jones Ranked Most Effective Member of 1994 Congressional Class
Feb. 1, 2006 House Takes up Lobbying Reform Bill
Jan. 10, 2006 Jones to Introduce Legislation on House Ethics and Lobbying Reform
Dec. 14, 2005 Jones Introduces Bill to Strip Retirement Benefits From Any Mmeber of Congress Convicted of a Felony
April 20, 2005 Jones Cosponsors Legislation to Restore House Ethics Rules
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