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James DeMint's Public Statements

Full Name: James 'Jim' W. DeMint
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Debbie; 4 Children
Birth Date: 09/02/1951
Birth Place: Greenville, SC
Home City: Greenville, SC
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Let Freedom Ring USA: Cut, Cap, Balance Pledge
Oct. 3, 2013 Contract From America
Dec. 6, 2012 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
Dec. 4, 2012 $800 Billion Tax Hike Will Destroy Jobs, Allow Washington to Spend More
Oct. 4, 2012 Initial Investigative Report: Brand USA Mired in Waste, Mismanagement
Sept. 20, 2012 Senate Leadership
July 18, 2012 The Examiner - GOP Must Prevent a Lame-Duck Looting Session
May 17, 2012 Letter to Leader Reid
May 15, 2012 The Wall Street Journal - Saying No to State Bailouts
March 16, 2012 Politico - Time for a Cut, Cap & Balance Budget
Dec. 13, 2011 Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution Relative to Requiring a Balanced Budget--S.J. Res. 24--Continued
Dec. 9, 2011 26 GOP Senators Offer Bill to Stop IMF Bailouts for Europe
Nov. 17, 2011 Senators "Go Big' with Alternative Debt Plan Recommendation
Nov. 8, 2011 We're Still Not Cutting: Congress Refuses to Face the Fiscal Crisis
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 5, 2011 GOP Presidential Forum
July 29, 2011 DeMint Statement on Latest Debt Limit Plan
July 29, 2011 Letter to Leader Reid
July 17, 2011 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
July 10, 2011 Fox News "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript
July 7, 2011 The Wall Street Journal-The Only Reform That Will Restrain Spending
July 7, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate
July 7, 2011 Sessions, GOP Senators Warn Reid Against Blocking Budget, Debt Work In Senate
June 29, 2011 DeMint Statment on Debt Limit
June 26, 2011 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript
June 22, 2011 CNN "American Morning" - Transcript
May 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate
May 26, 2011 Letter to Timothy Geithner, Treasury Secretary
May 25, 2011 DeMint: Republicans Lead, Democrats Ignore Debt Crisis
May 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate
May 19, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader United States Senate
May 18, 2011 Blog: Secretary Geithner, Spending is Not a Problem of the Past
April 14, 2011 The Daily Caller - Obama's Only Solution Is to Spend
April 13, 2011 DeMint: Democrats Stuck on Spending, Republicans Support Balanced Budget Amendment
April 6, 2011 National Review - Priming the Path to Prosperity
April 4, 2011 The Washington Examiner - Washington Must Get A Balanced Budget or Go Bust
March 31, 2011 DeMint, Graham Cosponsor Balanced Budget Amendment
March 10, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, U.S. Senate
March 3, 2011 Letter To Collegues
March 3, 2011 Senators Coburn, McCain, DeMint, Ensign, Johnson, Paul, Lee, Ayotte Sign Letter Promising to Hold Unconstitutional and Fiscally Irresponsible Bills
Feb. 14, 2011 DeMint Statement on President's Budget
Feb. 7, 2011 Letter to the Honorable John Boehner, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives
Jan. 20, 2011 Jordan, Garrett and DeMint Unveil the Spending Reduction Act
Jan. 19, 2011 Updates: Tea Party Caucus Convenes
Nov. 18, 2010 DeMint Renamed Chairman of Senate Steering Committee, Coburn Named Vice Chairman
Nov. 12, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Lamar Alexander, Chairman of Republican Conference
June 22, 2010 Op-Ed - Death by Debt
March 11, 2010 Tax on Bonuses Received from Certain TARP Recipients
March 8, 2010 DeMint to Force Senate Vote on Pelosi Earmark Ban
Feb. 24, 2010 DeMint on Democrats' Second Stimulus Bill
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