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Walter Jones, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

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
July 30, 2014 Jones Votes to Reform Endangered Species Act
June 18, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
May 29, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals
May 13, 2014 House Members Call for Tough Stance on Vietnamese Seafood in TPP
May 13, 2014 Jones Takes Action To Reform Endangered Species Act
April 15, 2014 Letter to Dan Ashe, Director of United States Fish and Wildlife Service - Rufa Red Knot Endangered Species Listing
March 31, 2014 Letter to Frank Wolf and Chaka Fatah, House Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice and Science - Oppose NOAA Beaufort Lab Closure
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Office of the US Trade Representative - Halt TPP Impact on US Fisheries
Nov. 25, 2013 Letter to South Atlantic Fishery Management Council Chair Ben Hartig - Jones Opposes Unnecessary Fishing Restrictions
Oct. 28, 2013 Jones Statement on Dedication of U.S. Military Working Dog Teams National Monument
June 3, 2013 Jones' Bill to Protect Corolla Wild Horses Passes House
June 3, 2013 Letter to Daniel Ashe, Director of US Fish and Wildlife Service - Sea Turtles
June 3, 2013 Corolla Wild Horse Protection Act
May 16, 2013 Letter to Eric C. Schwaab, Assistant Administrator to National Marine Fisheries Service - Sturgeon Listing
May 2, 2013 Letter to Bob Mahood, Executive Director of South Atlantic Fishery Management Council - VMS Regs
March 14, 2013 Letter to Acting Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Bob Perciasepe - Releasing Livestock Producers' Information
Aug. 30, 2012 Fisheries Agency Agrees to Implement Jones Request to Improve Transparency
July 27, 2012 Jones Calls On Fisheries Agency to Improve Transparency
April 27, 2012 House Holds Hearing on Jones Bill to Save Access to Cape Hatteras Seashore
April 3, 2012 Jones Leads Effort to Reform Federal Fisheries Management
Feb. 6, 2012 Corolla Wild Horses Protection Act
Jan. 10, 2012 The Gloucester Times - Catch Share 'Study" Bid Reunites Old Ties
Oct. 16, 2011 Gloucester Times - Fed Coalition Refiles Fishing Rules Changes
Oct. 5, 2011 House Committee Approves Jones' Bill to Protect Corolla Wild Horses
Sept. 16, 2011 Jones Credits Agency on Turtle Decision
Aug. 19, 2011 Jones Calls on Feds to Reject Unnecessary Proposal To List Loggerhead Turtles as 'Endangered'
Aug. 3, 2011 Jones Introduces 'Fishery Management Transparency and Accountability Act'
April 26, 2011 Jones Letter to Secretary Locke
April 7, 2011 Hearing of the Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and Insular Affairs Subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee - H.R.258, H.R.306, H.R.588, and S.266
April 7, 2011 Letter To Frank Wolf, Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations, and Chaka Fattah, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Appropriations - Increase Administration's Budget Request for Fisheries Research and Management Programs
April 1, 2011 Jones Questions Agency Integrity on Sturgeon
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Jan. 28, 2011 Jones Leads Effort to Get Answers on Turtle Proposal
Dec. 16, 2010 Gloucester Times - NOAA Chief: System Not Causing Job Loss
Nov. 8, 2010 Letter to Administrator Lubchenco
July 27, 2010 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Insular Affairs, Oceans and Wildlife - Corolla Wild Horses Protection Act
July 27, 2010 House Holds Hearing on Jones' Bill to Protect Corolla Wild Horses
April 9, 2010 Jones Praises Dismissal Of Fisheries' Top Cop-Says Much More Needs To Be Done
March 23, 2010 Jones Seeks To Block Expansion Of NOAA's Catch Share Program
March 18, 2010 Jones Introduces Bill To Protect Corolla Wild Horses
March 4, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Insular Affairs, Oceans And Wildlife Oversight Hearing Of The House Committee On Natural Resources - NOAA Fisheries Law Enforcement Programs and Operations
Feb. 5, 2010 Jones Calls For Congressional Hearing On "Systemic" Problems With U.S. Fisheries Law Enforcement Exposed By IG Report
July 24, 2009 Jones Pushes Back Against Proposed Ban On Red Snapper Fishing
March 18, 2009 Jones Joins in Introducing Bill to Increase Flexibility in Rebuilding American Fisheries
Nov. 14, 2008 Jones Urges Corps of Engineers to Construct New Dredge for Use On Carlina Inlets
Oct. 23, 2008 Dole, Burr and Jones Help Secure Dogfish Quota for NC Fishermen
Sept. 11, 2008 House Committee Holds Hearing On Jones Bill to Expand Public Access to Cape Hatteras National Seashore
Dec. 5, 2007 Jones And Ncfa Testify On Flexibility In Rebuilding American Fisheries
Nov. 7, 2007 Jones Introduces Bill to Increase Flexibility in Rebuilding American Fisheries
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