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Joe Pitts' Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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 9, 2014 Letter to Victor Octavio Lua Escobedo, Juez Sexto de Distrito de Procedimientos Penales Federales XV Circuito - Calls on Mexican Court to Immediately Release U.S. Marine
May 7, 2014 Letter to Jesus Karam, Attorney General of Mexico - Andrew Tahmooressi
April 15, 2014 Letter to Deborah Lee James, Secretary of the Air Force - Religious Freedom in the Air Force
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to Secretary McHugh - Nunnelee Expresses His Concerns on Religious Freedom in the Military
Oct. 9, 2013 Death Benefits
Sept. 26, 2013 Shutdown and Military Pay
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
June 14, 2013 Column - Protecting Our Servicemembers
May 5, 2010 Letter To Robert Gates, Secretary Of Defense - National Day of Prayer
Dec. 2, 2009 Rep. Pitts Statement On President Obama's Call For More Troops In Afghanistan
Nov. 20, 2009 Op-Ed: Taking The Time To Give Thanks
Nov. 18, 2009 Tribute To Private First Class Brandon M. Styer, U.S. Army, Of Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Sept. 5, 2008 The Stakes in Iraq Have Not Changed
Oct. 24, 2007 Burma
Sept. 26, 2007 Columbia University Hypocrisy
Sept. 10, 2007 Representative Pitts' Reaction to Petraeus/Crocker Report
Sept. 7, 2007 Burmese Regime Holds World's Only Imprisoned Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
Aug. 4, 2007 Indian Helicopters For Burma
July 19, 2007 Senate All-Nighter
May 25, 2007 Burma
May 3, 2007 Cambodia/Iraq
Sept. 29, 2006 The Friday Faxline (Issue 476, September 29, 2006)
Nov. 10, 2005 Paying a Debt of Gratitude
Oct. 25, 2005 Lawmakers Join Jones' Call for President to Protect Military Chaplains' First Amendment Rights
May 3, 2005 Combat Medic Badge
Feb. 16, 2005 Support of Burma's Democracy Movement
Dec. 10, 2004 Rep. Pitts Expresses Condolences to Family of Fallen Marine From Oxford
Oct. 28, 2004 Two Different Approaches, Two Different Outcomes in Afghanistan
July 15, 2004 Foreign Operations, Export Financing, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2005
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