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Sam Farr's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
May 23, 2014 Travel And Tourism Caucus Co-Chairs Statement In Response To President's Cooperstown Speech
April 11, 2014 Travel and Tourism Caucus Co-Chair Introduces Bill to Reauthorize Brand USA
March 26, 2014 Statement on the "No More National Monuments" Act
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Dec. 12, 2013 Nelson Mandela
Nov. 21, 2013 Anniversary of the Assassination of John F. Kennedy
June 28, 2013 Letter to Honorable Sally Jewel, Secretary of Department of the Interior - McDonnell Hall's Request to be Registered as a National Historic Landmark
May 9, 2013 Celebrating National Travel and Tourism Week
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson - National Endowment for the Arts Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Endowment for the Humanities Funding
Feb. 28, 2013 Statement for the end of Black History Month
Sept. 12, 2012 Our Next Great National Park - Summer 2012 E-Newsletter
May 15, 2012 Rep. Farr Hails National Tourism Strategy
April 24, 2012 Rep. Farr Hails National Monument Designation of Fort Ord
April 24, 2012 Democratic Lawmakers Call on Republican-Led Committee to Immediately Address Sequoia and Kings Canyons Access Problem
April 17, 2012 Sportsmen's Heritage Act of 2012
Jan. 13, 2012 Salazar Holds Dialogue on Fort Ord, Applauds Local Commitment to Preserve Site
Nov. 18, 2011 House Members Introduce Jobs Boosting Tourism Legislation
Sept. 22, 2011 Honoring the Peace Corps
Sept. 22, 2011 In Honor of the 50th Anniversary of Peace Corps
March 1, 2011 Honoring Peace Corps on its 50th Anniversary
Feb. 14, 2011 American Public Broadcasting: House of Representatives
Feb. 14, 2011 American Public Broadcasting
Feb. 2, 2011 Rep. Bonner Joins Rep. Farr as Co-Chair of House Travel and Tourism Caucus
July 26, 2010 Op-Ed - It's Time to Stop Offshore Drilling
June 15, 2010 Don't Let an Oil Spill Ruin Your Vacation
Oct. 15, 2009 Conference Report On H.R. 2892, Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010
March 24, 2009 The Importance of Travel in Our Country
Sept. 27, 2008 Travel Promotion Act of 2008
Sept. 25, 2008 Travel Promotion Act of 2008
Sept. 17, 2008 Letter to Donald Winter, Secretary of the Navy
Sept. 11, 2008 Farr Attends Pentagon Memorial Dedication
June 24, 2008 Farr Co-Hosts Travel Economic Roundtable
Feb. 27, 2008 Farr Stabilization, Reconstruction Bill Advances
Feb. 20, 2008 Monterey County Herald - KAZU Merger Will Keep Pulse on Local News
Feb. 13, 2008 National Ocean Exploration Program Act
Sept. 24, 2007 Farr Introduces Sea Otter Recovery, Research Bill
May 17, 2007 Travel and Tourism: America's Front Door
Sept. 19, 2006 Introduction of "Reconstruction and Stabilization Civilian Management Act"
June 6, 2006 Supporting National Tourism Week
March 31, 2006 Letter to Secretary of State Hon. Condoleeza Rice
Feb. 6, 2006 Olver Opposes Warrantless Spying on Americans
Nov. 3, 2005 In Honor of Rosa Parks
June 16, 2005 NOAA, Justice, State Funding Passes House
June 8, 2005 Farr Marks World Ocean Day
May 13, 2005 Farr Responds with Relief to BRAC List
Sept. 21, 2004 On Release of the Final Report of the U.S. Commission on Ocean Policy
July 15, 2004 In Memory of Gary Sage
April 28, 2004 Letter to Representative Dennis J. Hastert, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans History Project
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