Representative Samuel 'Sam' Farr's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Samuel 'Sam' Farr
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012 Issue Position: Immigration Issue Position: Veterans Issue Position: Health - Medicare Issue Position: Animal Rights Issue Position: Local Military Issue Position: Foreign Affairs - Global Health Issue Position: Education Issue Position: Foreign Affairs - Arab-Israeli Conflict Issue Position: Health Care Issue Position: Animals Issue Position: Gangs Issue Position: Immigration Issue Position: Immigration Issue Position: Civil Rights Issue Position: Women Issue Position: Foreign Affairs - Coffee Issue Position: Women Issue Position: Health Care Issue Position: Health - Medicare Reimbursement Issue Position: Foreign Affairs - Latin America Issue Position: Foreign Affairs - Iraq and Afghanistan Issue Position: Ocean Issue Position: Federal Funding Requests Issue Position: Immigration Issue Position: Foreign Affairs - Peace Corps 7/16/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC 7/10/14 Brand USA Bill Receives Unanimous Vote 7/10/14 Farr Challenges Central Coast to Join Him in Getting Healthy 7/10/14 Farr Challenges Central Coast To Join Him In Getting Healthy 7/09/14 Letter to Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - European Tar Sands Policy 7/09/14 Senate Passes Farr Bill To Name New Joint VA-DOD Clinic After General Gourley 7/09/14 Senate Passes Farr Bill to Name New Joint VA-DOD Clinic After General Gourley 7/02/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action 7/01/14 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary Department of Homeland Security - Indefinite Detention of Immigrants 6/26/14 Lowering Gasoline Prices to Fuel an America That Works Act of 2014 6/26/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence 6/20/14 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Increased Classroom Connectivity for Underserved Communities 6/20/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions 6/18/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash 6/17/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers 6/12/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei 6/12/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Enact More Humane Immigration Deportation and Detention Policy 6/11/14 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act 2015 6/11/14 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act 2015 6/11/14 Reps. Farr, DeLauro and Miller Fight Republican Attempts to Weaken School Lunch Nutrition Standards 6/10/14 Condemning the Mass Shooting in Isla Vista California 6/02/14 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions 5/30/14 Farr Statement On Rohrabacher-Farr Medical Marijuana Amendment 5/29/14 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals