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Sam Farr's Public Statements

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
Oct. 23, 2013 In Honor of World Polio Day
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Oct. 16, 2013 Statement On The Vote To Open The Government
Oct. 15, 2013 California Accepts $6.7 Million Federal Grant To Build Fort Ord Veterans Cemetery
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Acting Director Edward DeMarco, Federal Housing Finance Agency - Do Not Lower Conforming Loan Limits
Oct. 10, 2013 Border Security and Enforcement Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 8, 2013 Rep. Bilirakis Joins Rep. Farr As Travel And Tourism Caucus Co-Chair
Oct. 7, 2013 Food and Drug Administration Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 4, 2013 Federal Emergency Management Agency Continuing Resolution
Oct. 4, 2013 Federal Emergency Management Agency Continuing Resolution
Oct. 4, 2013 Providing for Consideration of Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children Continuing Appropriations Resolution
Oct. 3, 2013 Veterans Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Leader Nancy Pelosi - Comprehensive Immigration Reform with Strong Labor Protections
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Oct. 2, 2013 Providing for Consideration of National Parks Service Operations, Smithsonian Institution, National Gallery of Art, and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Continuing Appropriations Resolution
Oct. 1, 2013 Fort Ord Veterans Cemetery Secures Federal Grant
Sept. 30, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Sept. 30, 2013 Providing for Consideration of the Senate Amendment, Continuing Appropriations Resolution
Sept. 29, 2013 Statement On The Republican Vote To Shut Down Government
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbit Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Allow Institutions of Higher Education to be able to Grow and Cultivate Hemp for Research Purposes
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to President Obama - End Immigrant Detention Bed Mandate
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Encourage Responsible Stewardship of Tongass National Forest
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clean Increase in Debt Ceiling
Sept. 19, 2013 Statement On GOP Vote To Cut $40B From SNAP
Sept. 19, 2013 Contract Awarded To Build VA/DOD Clinic At Former Fort Ord
Sept. 19, 2013 A Dream-Killing Bill
Sept. 12, 2013 USDA Cracking Down On Online Puppy Mills
Sept. 12, 2013 Letter to Mignon Clyburn, FCC - Call for FCC to Examine Cause of Deficient Location Information from Wireless Calls to 9-1-1
Sept. 9, 2013 UC Santa Cruz Receives $1.45 Million NSF Grant To Train Future STEM Teachers
Aug. 31, 2013 Statement On US Military Involvement In Syria
Aug. 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Military Action in Syria
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
Aug. 26, 2013 Letter to Susan Rice, National Security Advisor - Humanitarian Aid in Syria
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
Aug. 12, 2013 Letter to Governor Edmund G. Brown, State of California - TRUST Act
Aug. 8, 2013 Veterans Cemetery Application Nears Completion
Aug. 2, 2013 Ocean Caucus Chairs Call For A National Marine Technology Week
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, United States House of Represenatives - Farm Bill
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
July 31, 2013 Farr's "GPCI Fix' Would Improve Healthcare Access For Central Coast Families
July 30, 2013 Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 23, 2013 Statement on Strawberries Commission's Call for Immigration Reform
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 22, 2013 California Coastal National Monument Expansion Act of 2013
July 11, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
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