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John Lewis' Public Statements

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 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
Aug. 8, 2007 Letter to Felipe Calderón, President of Mexico
July 24, 2007 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agenceis Appropriations Act, 2008
July 19, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 12, 2007 Responsible Redeployment from Iraq Act
June 29, 2007 Letter To President of the United States George W. Bush
June 27, 2007 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 26, 2007 We Must End the War in Iraq Now
June 22, 2007 Atlantic Journal-Constitution - Senator Chris Dodd and Congressman John Lewis: Open Door to Horrid Truths
June 22, 2007 Atlanta Journal Constitution - Open Door to Horrid Truths
June 21, 2007 House Passes Civil Rights Legislation Co-Sponsored By Hulshof
June 20, 2007 Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Act of 2007
June 14, 2007 Congressman Zach Wamp And John Lewis Propose Adding Green McAdoo Site To National Park System
May 25, 2007 Congressional Commission on the Abolition of Modern-Day Slavery Act Introduction
May 3, 2007 Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act Of 2007
May 2, 2007 Rep. John Lewis On Kathryn Johnston Murder
April 19, 2007 Estimated Tax Payment Safe Harbor Adjustment
April 18, 2007 Rep. John Lewis Wins Passage of Taxpayer Protection Act
April 17, 2007 Taxpayer Protection Act of 2007
April 16, 2007 Rep. John Lewis On Virginia Tech Massacre
March 28, 2007 Katrina Housing Tax Relief Act of 2007
March 27, 2007 Katrina Housing Tax Relief Act of 2007
March 20, 2007 Letter: To Dave Obey, Chairman, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; James Walsh, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Labor, H
March 19, 2007 Iraq in Civil War
March 13, 2007 Rep. Watson & Black Caucus Members Register Outrage Over Blatant Discrimination by Cherokee Nation
March 7, 2007 Rep. John Lewis joins Rep. Tubbs-Jones and Senator Clinton to Sponsor Comprehensive Voting Reform
March 1, 2007 Employee Free Choice Act
Feb. 27, 2007 Reps. John Lewis and Rep. Dave Camp Join with NBA All Star to Improve Medicare for Kidney Patients
Feb. 27, 2007 Introduction of the Kidney Care Quality and Education Act
Feb. 27, 2007 Telephone Federal Excise Tax Repeal Bill Introduction
Feb. 27, 2007 Reps. John Lewis with Ramstad, Boucher and Miller Lead Effort to Repeal Luxury Tax
Feb. 16, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Feb. 16, 2007 Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2007
Feb. 14, 2007 Expressing Sorrow of the House at the Death of the Honorable Charlie Norwood, Member of Congress from the State of Georgia
Feb. 7, 2007 Department of Peace
Jan. 31, 2007 Rep. John Lewis Gratified by U.S. Airways Withdrawal
Jan. 23, 2007 Rep. John Lewis Comments on the State of the Union
Jan. 16, 2007 Rep. John Lewis Responds to Troops' Appeal for Redress
Jan. 12, 2007 Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2007
Jan. 10, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
Jan. 10, 2007 Rep. John Lewis on Speaks on Raising Minimum Wage
Dec. 8, 2006 Rep. John Lewis Pushes for Congressional Scrutiny of Delta Takeover
Dec. 7, 2006 Proposed Delta/U.S. Airways Merger
Oct. 25, 2006 Rep. John Lewis Says Bush Speech Means Stay the Course
Oct. 20, 2006 Rep. John Lewis and Senators Chris Dodd and Barack Obama Want U.S. Investigation of Photo ID Letters Sent to Georgia Voters
Oct. 3, 2006 Letter to Secretary Rice
Sept. 25, 2006 Letter to President of Sudan
Sept. 21, 2006 Letter to The Inspector General Kent R. Nilsson
Sept. 20, 2006 Federal Election Integrity Act of 2006
Sept. 19, 2006 National Historically Black Colleges and Universities Week
Sept. 13, 2006 Democrats Support Democracy at Home as Well as Abroad
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