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Matt Salmon's Public Statements

Full Name: Matthew 'Matt' Salmon
Office: U.S. House (AZ) - District 5, Republican
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 5
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Nancy; 4 Children: Lara, Katie, Jacob, Matthew
Birth Date: 01/21/1958
Birth Place: Salt Lake City, UT
Home City: Mesa, AZ
Religion: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Date Title
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action
June 26, 2014 Ninth SOS Initiative Cuts Funding to Bureaucratic U.N. Democracy Fund
June 25, 2014 Letter to Darren Deering, Chief of Staff VA Health Care System - Bimonthly VA Briefing
June 25, 2014 Rep. Salmon Introduces the Ozone Regulatory Delay and Extension of Assessment Length (ORDEAL) Act
June 24, 2014 Rep. Salmon Appointed to Working Group on Humanitarian Crisis at Southern Border
June 24, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Whistleblowers
June 21, 2014 Chairman Royce, Subcommittee Chairman Salmon Visit Marine Sgt. Tahmooressi in Mexican Prison
June 19, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Reverse Proposed Carbon Emissions Regulation
June 19, 2014 Salmon Announces Eighth Shrink Our Spending (SOS) Initiative, Eliminates Funding for Institute of Peace
June 18, 2014 Salmon and Hastings Sponsor Bipartisan Legislation to Help Students, Improve Higher Education Transparency
June 13, 2014 Seventh Shrink Our Spending (SOS) Initiative Eliminates Federal Funding for the Antarctic Artists and Writers Program
June 13, 2014 FOX "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript: Andrew Tahmooressi
June 13, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency
June 12, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Broadband Conncection
June 11, 2014 Salmon Statement on the FBI Joining the VA Inspector General's Investigation
June 10, 2014 Salmon Statement on Passage of H.R. 4810, the Veteran Access to Care Act
June 4, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Private Sector Care for Veterans
June 4, 2014 Salmon Responds to Obama Administration's Recent Negotiations with Terrorists
June 2, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Bring the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act to a Vote
May 30, 2014 Salmon Responds to the Resignation of VA Secretary Eric Shinseki
May 30, 2014 Salmon Drops 6th Bill as Part of Shrink Our Spending (SOS) Initiative
May 29, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 29, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - LIFO Language in House Republican Tax Proposal
May 28, 2014 Salmon Calls for Secretary Shinseki's Immediate Resignation and Criminal Investigation in Response to Latest VA IG Report
May 27, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Audit Concerns
May 20, 2014 Polis, More Than Three Dozen Business Groups Urge Action on Immigrant Investor Legislation
May 16, 2014 Franks, 42 Colleagues File Court Brief to Overturn Obamacare for Violating Origination Clause
May 9, 2014 Engel & Salmon Offer Legislation to Review Drug Policy in the Western Hemisphere
May 9, 2014 Fifth Shrink Our Spending (SOS) Initiative: Eliminates Federal Funding for the Voice of America
May 9, 2014 Fifth Shrink Our Spending (SOS) Initiative: Eliminates Federal Funding for the Voice of America
May 8, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Expand EPA Regulatory Authority Through Clean Water Act
May 7, 2014 Salmon Statement on Lois Lerner Contempt Vote & IRS Special Counsel Legislation
May 7, 2014 Salmon Statement on Lois Lerner Contempt Vote & IRS Special Counsel Legislation
May 2, 2014 Salmon Statement on Announced Select Committee to Investigate Benghazi
May 1, 2014 Salmon Statement on Secretary Shinseki Announcement
April 30, 2014 AZ Reps. Sinema & Salmon Offer Bipartisan Amendment to Address Phoenix VA Hospital Issues
April 30, 2014 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
April 11, 2014 Salmon Drops 4th Bill as Part of Shrink Our Spending (SOS) Initiative
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop Closure of Military Fast Food Outlets
April 10, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Department of Interior - The Bundy Standoff
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities
April 10, 2014 Rep. Salmon and Senator Lee Team Up to Reform Head Start Program
April 9, 2014 Western Hemisphere Subcommittee to Examine Advancing U.S. Interests in the Western Hemisphere: The FY 2015 Foreign Affairs Budget
April 2, 2014 Salmon Drops 3rd Bill as Part of Shrink Our Spending (SOS) Initiative
April 2, 2014 Save American Workers Act of 2014
April 1, 2014 Letter to Ander Crenshaw, Chairman of Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government - Keeping Pressure on IRS for Targeting
March 28, 2014 Salmon Drops 2nd Bill as Part of Shrink Our Spending (SOS) Initiative
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 25, 2014 Chairman Salmon on U.S. Disengagement from Latin America: Compromised Security and Economic Interests
March 20, 2014 Hearing of the House Education and the Workforce Committee - Reviving Our Economy: Supporting a 21st Century Workforce
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