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Walter Jones, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
Primary May 6, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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 1, 2014 Jones Receives Commendation for Work to Fight Terrorists
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barclay Trimble, Cape Hatteras National Seashore - Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Foundation Stones
Oct. 23, 2013 30th Anniversary of the Beirut Boming
Oct. 9, 2013 Letter to Director Jonathan Jarvis, U.S. National Parks Service - Shutdown of Public Lands
June 3, 2013 Letter to Daniel Ashe, Director of US Fish and Wildlife Service - Sea Turtles
Sept. 12, 2012 Afghanistan
July 19, 2012 Jones Pushes US Olympic Committee to Buy American, Not Chinese
July 17, 2012 Lipinski, Jones Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Require the United States Olympic Committee to Buy American
April 27, 2012 Witnesses Testify National Park Service Management Plans
March 2, 2012 Bill to Use Iranian Funds to Compensate Marine Families for 1983 Beirut Bombing
Nov. 2, 2011 Jones Votes to Keep "In God We Trust" as National Motto
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
March 17, 2011 Jones Votes to Defund NPR, Save Taxpayer Dollars
June 23, 2010 Letter to Mr. David C. Gompert, Acting Director of National Intelligence
Feb. 13, 2009 Jones Joins Boren In Fight For American-Made "Old Glory"
Sept. 25, 2008 House Passes Jones Resolution Commemorating Fallen Heroes of 1983 Beirut Bombing
Sept. 4, 2008 Jones Announces Hearing on Legislation to Allow Off-Road Vehicle Use on Cape Hatteras National Seashore
May 1, 2008 Associated Press - "Congressional 'Freedom Fries' Sponsor Has Primary Challenge"
March 4, 2008 Congressman Jones Condemns ACLU Ads
Oct. 5, 2007 Jones Denounces Architect of the Capitol's Censorship of "God" on Constituent Flag Dedications
Sept. 25, 2007 The Constitutional War Powers Resolution of 2007
Sept. 20, 2007 Unjust Prosecution of Former Border Patrol Agents Ramos and Compean
Sept. 10, 2007 The Unjust Prosecution of Former Border Patrol Agents Ramos and Compean
July 24, 2007 Jones Calls on NFL Commissioner to Suspend Michael Vick
Oct. 2, 2006 Press Release - Congress Passes Jones Bill On Preservation Of Lake Mattamuskeet Lodge
May 11, 2006 Congressional Hearing Supports Lake Mattamuskeet Lodge Preservation Act
Feb. 17, 2006 Congratulating J.H. Rose High School's 2005 Varisty Football Team
Sept. 14, 2005 Jones Blasts Federal Judge's Decision Declaring the Pledge of Alligence in Public Schools Unconstitutional
March 14, 2005 Gullah/Geechee Cultural Heritage Act
March 14, 2005 Creating Office of Chief Financial Officer of Government of Virgin Islands
March 14, 2005 Western Reserve Heritage Areas Study Act
Sept. 15, 2004 Freedom of Speech for Our Churches
May 19, 2004 Honoring Past and Current Members of the Armed Forces of the United States and Encouraging Americans to Wear Red Poppies on Memorial Day
Jan. 29, 2004 Jones Blasts Proposed Increase In NEA Funding
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Fishing
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