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Sanford Bishop, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

Full Name: Sanford D. Bishop, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (GA) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Vivian; 1 Stepchild: Aayesha
Birth Date: 02/04/1947
Birth Place: Mobile, AL
Home City: Albany, GA
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 17, 2013 Congressman Bishop Statement Regarding Budget Deal
Oct. 9, 2013 Co-sponsors the Fallen Heroes and Families Assistance Act
Oct. 9, 2013 Speaks On the House of Representatives Floor for a Solution
Oct. 9, 2013 Department of Defense Survivor Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 7, 2013 Congressman Bishop Stands Up for Our Nation's Federal Employees
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 3, 2013 Veterans Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 3, 2013 Veterans Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 3, 2013 "Veterans Should Not Be Pawns in this Cynical Game of Government Shutdown"
Oct. 2, 2013 Government Shutdown
Oct. 1, 2013 Congressman Bishop Statement Regarding Government Shutdown
Oct. 1, 2013 Veterans Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
July 19, 2013 Congressman Bishop Offers Amendment to Reverse Sequester, End Furloughs
July 18, 2013 Congressman Bishop Joins Congressional Problem Solvers in Unveiling Bipartisan Legislative Package
March 6, 2013 Bishop Votes to Keep Government Open
June 29, 2012 Bishop Statement Regarding A.G. Holder Contempt Vote
Jan. 18, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate, John Boehner, Speaker of the House, United States House of Representatives, Mitch McConnell and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leaders, United States House of Representatives
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