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Sam Farr's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Samuel 'Sam' Farr
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 20, Democratic
First Elected: 1993
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 20
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Shary; 1 Child: Jessica
Birth Date: 07/04/1941
Birth Place: San Francisco, CA
Home City: Carmel, CA
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
April 14, 2014 Reps. Thompson, Huffman, Farr, LaMalfa Applaud Action to Stop Environmental Destruction Caused by Trespass Marijuana Grows
April 3, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, James Comey, and Kathy Buller - Justice for Peace Corps Volunteer who Reported Sexual Assault
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder - Ron Davis Being Sworn-In to Lead Federal COPS Program
Sept. 12, 2013 USDA Cracking Down On Online Puppy Mills
May 17, 2013 Letter to Advisory Board Members, U.S. Department of Justice - Anti-Sikh Hate Crime Status
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
Feb. 28, 2013 Statement on the Truth in Trials Act
Feb. 28, 2013 Statement on the Shooting of Two Santa Cruz Police Officers
Feb. 27, 2013 Violence Against Women Act
Jan. 31, 2013 Farr: Pass a New Violence Against Women Act that Protects All Women
Dec. 17, 2012 Condemning the Horrific Attacks in Newtown, Connecticut, and Expressing Support and Prayers for All Those Impacted by This Tragedy
June 6, 2012 Letter to Michael E. Horowitz, Inspector General
May 15, 2012 Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Act
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
March 23, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder
Nov. 1, 2011 Kate Puzey Peace Corps Volunteer Protection Act of 2011
Jan. 21, 2011 Rep. Farr Statement on Shooting Involving Rep. Giffords
Jan. 21, 2011 Rep. Farr to Host Town Hall Meeting in Wake of Tuscon Shooting
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Oct. 20, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State, United States of America
May 12, 2009 Hearing Of The Homeland Security Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee- Homeland Security Department
Jan. 5, 2009 The New Stimulus Bill, And Holding Bushies Accountable
June 25, 2008 Funding Bill Includes Anti-Gang Funds
May 8, 2008 Providing for Compensation to States Incarcerating Undocumented Aliens
March 5, 2008 Paroling the Prison System
June 13, 2007 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008
May 15, 2007 Cops Improvements Act of 2007
May 3, 2007 Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act Of 2007
Sept. 19, 2006 Introduction of "Reconstruction and Stabilization Civilian Management Act"
March 2, 2006 Hinchey & House Colleagues Call For Independent Investigation Of U.S. Dept. of Justice Medical Marijuana Law Enforcement Activities
Feb. 3, 2006 Rep. Tierney Spearheads Effort For C.O.P.S. Funding in FY 2007 Budget
Nov. 10, 2005 Gang Task Force Slated for More Fed Funds
June 16, 2005 NOAA, Justice, State Funding Passes House
June 15, 2005 Science, State, Justice, Commerce, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
Sept. 28, 2004 Appointment of Conferees on H.R. 4200, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005
Sept. 13, 2004 The Expiratin of the Assault Weapons Ban
May 4, 2004 In Recognition of Public Safety Appreciation Day
April 27, 2004 Renew the Ban on Assault Weapons
April 21, 2004 Solis, Capito, Slaughter, and 31 other Members of Congress Urge Ridge to Help Maria Suarez
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Enforcement
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Prevention
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Gangs
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Countering Gang Violence
Issue Position: Gangs
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