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John Shimkus' Public Statements on Issue: Trade

Full Name: John M. Shimkus
Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 15, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 15
Primary March 18, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Karen; 3 Children: Daniel, David, Joshua
Birth Date: 02/21/1958
Birth Place: Collinsville, IL
Home City: Collinsville, IL
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
July 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Agriculture Market Access in TPP
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
April 29, 2014 Committee Continues Examination of the Chemicals in Commerce Act
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Chairman Irving Williamson, International Trade Commission - Protect Domestic Steel Producers from Illegal Dumping
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
May 7, 2012 Letter to Conferees
Sept. 8, 2011 Shimkus Reacts to President's Job Speech
Jan. 19, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - China Unfair Trade Practices
July 28, 2010 Clean Energy Technology Manufacturing and Export Assistance Act of 2010
May 6, 2010 Costello & Shimkus Support Trade Ruling Against Chinese Pipe
July 13, 2009 Damaging Effects of Cap-and-Trade
June 26, 2009 Vote No on Cap-and-Trade Bill
June 16, 2009 The Cap-And-Trade Bill Will Definitely Cost Jobs
June 11, 2009 Hearing Of The Health Subcommittee Of The House Energy And Commerce Committee - Emerging Health Care Issues: Follow-On Biologic Drug Competition
June 10, 2009 Press Conference With House Minority Leader John Boehner ; House Minority Whip Eric Cantor; Rep. Mike Pence; Rep. Joe Barton; Rep. Mary Fallin; Rep. Fred Upton; Rep. John Shimkus; Rep. Thaddeus Mccotter; Rep. Darrell Issa - American Energy Act
June 9, 2009 Hearing of the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Allowance Allocation Policies in Climate Legislation: Assisting Consumers, Investing in a Clean Energy Future, and Adapting to Climate Change
May 22, 2009 Congressman Shimkus Votes No On Cap And Trade Bill
April 22, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The House Energy And Commerce Committee - The American Clean Energy And Security Act Of 2009
April 9, 2009 Shimkus Supports Steelworkers
March 17, 2009 Carbon Tax and the President's Budget
April 22, 2008 The Price of a Barrel of Oil
Sept. 13, 2006 NATO Strategic Airlift Capability
July 25, 2005 Central American Free Trade Agreement
March 31, 2004 Panel I of a Hearing of the Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee
March 24, 2004 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee
Jan. 28, 2004 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce
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