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Tom Latham's Public Statements

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' P. Latham
Office: U.S. House (IA) - District 3, Republican
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kathy; 3 Children: Justin, Jennifer, Jill
Birth Date: 07/14/1948
Birth Place: Alexander, IA
Home City: Ames, IA
Religion: Lutheran (ELCA)
Date Title
July 10, 2013 Letter to Commissioner Daniel Werfel, Internal Revenue Service - Release of Social Security Numbers
June 27, 2013 Appropriations Committee Approves the Fiscal Year 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Funding Bill
June 27, 2013 Hearing of the House Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Bill
June 24, 2013 Latham Report: Be Warned - Scammers Using Health Care Law to Solicit Private Info
June 20, 2013 Latham Statement on U.S. House Farm Bill Vote
June 19, 2013 Hearing of the House Transportation, Housing, Urban Development, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill
June 12, 2013 Polis, Latham Introduce Bi-Partisan TALENT Act
May 23, 2013 Northern Route Approval Act
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
May 17, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury - IRS Targeting
May 16, 2013 A Tribute to Iowa's Civil War Heroes
May 13, 2013 Blog: Latham Report: Giving All Hardworking Iowans the Choice They Have Earned: "Time or Money"
April 28, 2013 Latham Report: The US House is Walking the Talk by Doing More with Less of Your Tax Dollars
April 26, 2013 Huffington Post - FAA Furlough Bill Passes House To Ease Air Travel Delays
April 26, 2013 Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013
April 24, 2013 Hearing of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, House, and Urban Development, and Related Agencies - Federal Aviation Administration FY 2014 Budget Hearing
April 23, 2013 Latham Hails News of Facebook Data Center Project in Altoona
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 16, 2013 Hearing of the House Committee on Appropriations - Department of Transportation FY 2014 Budget Hearing
April 14, 2013 Latham Report: How is that Tax Code Treating You?
April 10, 2013 Latham Statement on Obama Budget
April 10, 2013 Controlling Government Spending
April 5, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Cummings, Bipartisan House Members Urge President Obama to Continue Food For Peace Program
March 21, 2013 US House Passes Balanced Budget Plan that Would Grow Economy, Save and Strengthen Retirement Programs
March 18, 2013 Latham Urges Senate to Approve Grassley Amendment that Would Freeze Movement of Iowa Air Guard Aircraft
March 15, 2013 Courtney, Latham, Senator Brown Introduce Legislation to Ensure Skilled Nursing Care for Seniors
March 14, 2013 Hearing of the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Management Issues at Departments of Transportation and Housing and Urban Development
March 12, 2013 Latham: I Can Only Support a Budget that Offers a Serious Plan to Rein in Spending & Balance the Budget
March 6, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
March 6, 2013 US House Approves Measure that Funds Leaner Government and Averts Shutdown
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge - Return Wrestling to Olympics
Feb. 15, 2013 Latham, Walz Continue Effort to Give National Guard Members Improved Access to Retirement Benefits
Feb. 13, 2013 Letter to USPS Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe - Continue 6 Day Delivery Service
Feb. 12, 2013 Latham Responds to President's State of the Union
Feb. 11, 2013 Latham Report: Tell Me What You Think the "State of our Union' is -- I Am Listening.
Feb. 6, 2013 Latham Votes to "Require a Plan" From President on Balancing the Budget
Feb. 1, 2013 Latham: Washington's Failure to Address America's Economic Concerns Calls for Principled Leadership
Jan. 28, 2013 Latham Report: Forcing Congress to Live By the Same Rules as the Rest of America
Jan. 23, 2013 Latham's Message for Congress: "If We Can't Pass a Budget, We Don't Deserve a Paycheck
Jan. 16, 2013 Latham Statement on Second Amendment Rights
Jan. 3, 2013 The 113th Congress Begins Today
Dec. 20, 2012 Latham Bill Protects Iowa Air National Guard from Cuts Contained in Defense Authorization Agreement
Nov. 15, 2012 Latham: Continue Investment in Iowa Wind Energy & Credits
Oct. 16, 2012 Growth Energy Honors IA Rep. Latham With Fueling Growth Award For Ethanol Support
Sept. 27, 2012 Latham Statement on Latest Evidence that Economy is Faltering
Sept. 21, 2012 Grassley, Latham Seek Answers to Concerns Over Bank Regulations Leading to Firings
Sept. 21, 2012 Latham Fights for Safe, Health Meals for Iowa's Schoolkids
Sept. 20, 2012 Latham Report: Fighting To Defeat Alzheimer's
Sept. 18, 2012 Latham Statement on Announced Layoffs at Iowa Wind Facility
Sept. 18, 2012 Latham's Fight for American-Made Ethanol Awarded
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