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John Lewis' Public Statements on Issue: Housing and Property

Full Name: John R. Lewis
Office: U.S. House (GA) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lillian; 1 Child: John
Birth Date: 02/21/1940
Birth Place: Troy, AL
Home City: Atlanta, GA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Issue Position: Housing
May 8, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development - Regarding Fair Housing
Dec. 3, 2013 Rep. John Lewis on Possible Exhaustion of Fulton County Energy Assistance Funds
April 11, 2013 House Democrats Want President to Intervene in Mortgage Relief Backlog
Dec. 11, 2012 Letter to President Obama, House and Senate Leadership
June 22, 2012 Reps. Lewis, Scott, Johnson to Governor Deal: Invest mortgage settlement funds in foreclosure prevention
April 10, 2012 Representative John Lewis Requests Federal Intervention Into Mortgage Relief Backlog
Sept. 8, 2011 Letter to Chairman Rogers, Ranking Member Dicks, Chairman Latham and Ranking Member Olver
May 3, 2011 Letter to Hon. Eric H. Holder, Jr. Attorney General of the United States U.S. Department of Justice
March 11, 2011 Rep. John Lewis Defends Need for Mortgage Refinance and Forclosure Assistance
July 26, 2010 Atlanta Congressmen Join Forces with HUD and Treasury to Prevent Home Foreclosures
Oct. 22, 2009 Chairman Lewis' Opening Statement -- Hearing On First-Time Homebuyer Tax Credit
Oct. 22, 2009 Chairman Lewis Introduces Legislation To Improve Homebuyer Tax Credit
Feb. 19, 2009 Rep. John Lewis Comments On Obama's Housing Program
July 23, 2008 Rep. John Lewis Applauds Passage Of Foreclosure Assistance Package
Oct. 4, 2007 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3648, Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act of 2007
March 28, 2007 Katrina Housing Tax Relief Act of 2007
March 27, 2007 Katrina Housing Tax Relief Act of 2007
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Housing and Foreclosure
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