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Joe Pitts' Public Statements on Issue: Stem Cell Research

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
March 9, 2009 Rep. Pitts Opposes Overturning Ban On Life-Destroying Stem Cell Research
June 8, 2007 Friday Faxline: Issue 511
June 7, 2007 Congressman Pitts Opposes Taxpayer Funding for Human Embryo-Destroying Research
June 7, 2007 Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act Of 2007
June 6, 2007 Human Cloning Prohibition Act Of 2007
Jan. 11, 2007 Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007
Jan. 11, 2007 Rep. Pitts Opposes Taxpayer Funding For Human Embryo-Destroying Research
Jan. 11, 2007 Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007
Jan. 11, 2007 Stem Cell Bill
Nov. 2, 2006 Press Release - Congressman Pitts Hails Funding for Cord Blood Stem Cell Therapies
July 28, 2006 Stem Cell Research: Setting the Record Straight
July 20, 2006 Stem Cell Research
July 19, 2006 Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2005 - Veto Message from the President of the United States (H. Doc. No. 109-127)
March 16, 2006 Embryonic Stem Cell Research and the Exploitation of Women
Feb. 8, 2006 Adult Stem Cell Advances
Jan. 12, 2006 Stem Cell Research: What's Working and What's Not
Dec. 21, 2005 Rep. Pitts Champions End of Year Pro-Family Legislation
July 13, 2005 Treatments Today or Hope for Tomorrow? Congressmen Say Adult Stem Cells Offer Both
June 23, 2005 SCNT Equals Cloning
June 21, 2005 Leave a Good Legacy: Stop Cloning Now
June 16, 2005 Shame on Congress if We Do Not Ban Cloning
May 24, 2005 Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2005
May 24, 2005 Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Act of 2005
May 11, 2005 They Will Not Just Die Anyway
April 7, 2005 Rep. Pitts: Who's running NIH?
Feb. 17, 2005 Stem Cell Research
Dec. 15, 2004 On Stem Cell Research, Let Federal Funding Follow Clinical Success
Aug. 4, 2004 Lancaster New Era Editorial - Stem cell research that offers cures - without controversy
July 30, 2004 Cures Without Controversy
June 22, 2004 Rep. Pitts seeks to Set Record Straight on Stem Cell Research
June 22, 2004 Floor Speech - John Kerry's Misguided Campaign Tactic
Feb. 12, 2004 Rep . Pitts: Cloning is Wrong, the Senate Must Act
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