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Joe Pitts' Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Joseph 'Joe' R. Pitts
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 16, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 16
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Virginia; 3 Children: Karen, Carol, Daniel
Birth Date: 10/10/1939
Birth Place: Lexington, KY
Home City: Kennett Square, PA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
July 11, 2014 Pitts Releases New Jobs Memo
Feb. 7, 2014 Obamacare Adds to Income Inequality
Jan. 31, 2014 Why Go Around?
May 16, 2013 Repeal of Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
May 10, 2013 Getting More of Something You Can't Buy
April 5, 2013 Pitts on March Unemployment Figures
March 21, 2013 Pitts Reacts to Pennsylvania Unemployment Rate
March 19, 2013 Obamacare and Jobs
Feb. 15, 2013 Foxx Introduces Legislation to Create Construction Jobs
Oct. 19, 2012 Bipartisan Success Even in a Tough Year
Sept. 14, 2012 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Title 42 -- A Review of Special Hiring Authorities
July 11, 2012 Health Subcommittee Discusses Transition of Military EMTs to Civilian Jobs
Jan. 18, 2012 Pitts Criticizes President's Rejection of Pipeline
Dec. 16, 2011 House Passes Final Spending Bills, Extends Payroll Tax Relief
Dec. 14, 2011 Rep. Pitts Supports House Jobs Package
Dec. 13, 2011 Creating Jobs
Nov. 11, 2011 New Jobs Memo Released
Nov. 11, 2011 My Plan for Fighting Poverty and Creating Jobs
June 17, 2011 Innovation Isn't Holding Back Job Growth
April 29, 2011 Sugar Reform Will Save American Jobs
March 4, 2011 Pitts on February Employment Report
Feb. 28, 2011 Obamacare's Lost Jobs
Sept. 28, 2010 Protecting American Jobs: Rhetoric vs. Reality
July 19, 2010 Rep. Pitts Releases Detailed Jobs Memo
July 16, 2010 Memorandum on Creating Jobs and Fixing Our Economy
Oct. 23, 2009 Rep. Pitts Calls On Senate To Fund Unemployment Compensation With Stimulus Dollars
Oct. 2, 2009 Rep. Pitts On Rising Unemployment
June 26, 2009 American Clean Energy And Security Act Of 2009
May 19, 2009 Rep. Pitts Reintroduces Legislation to Help Families Pay for College
April 7, 2008 Rep. Pitts Introduces Legislation to Help Families Pay for College
Oct. 5, 2007 Friday Faxline October 5, 2007
Jan. 12, 2007 The Friday Faxline (Issue 490, January 12, 2007)
May 5, 2005 Making Progress on the Economy
May 13, 2004 Jobs and Tax Relief
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Jobs
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Creating Jobs
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Jobs and Employment
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