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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
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
June 21, 2004 Recognizing and Encouraging All Americans to Observe 40th Anniversary of the Deaths of Andrew Goodman, James Chaney, and Michael Schwerner
June 21, 2004 Congratulating Randy Johnson of the Arizona Diamondbacks on Pitching a Perfect Game
June 20, 2004 Waiting for Justice Documentary on a Murder
June 17, 2004 Amendments
June 7, 2004 Congressman John Lewis On the Death of President Ronald Reagan
May 20, 2004 Child Credit Preservation and Expansion Act of 2004
May 20, 2004 Expressing the Gratitudes of the House of Representative to It's Parliamentarian, the Honorable Charles W. Johnson
May 17, 2004 Brown V. Board of Education
May 6, 2004 Providing for Consideration of H. Res. 627, Deploring Abuse of Persons in United States Custody in Iraq
May 5, 2004 Congressional Democrats Call on Chairman Hunter to Help Military Widows
May 5, 2004 Time to Get Out of Iraq
May 4, 2004 Congressman John Lewis Calls for an End to the War in Iraq
April 22, 2004 Parlimentary Inquiry
April 21, 2004 169 House Members Call on Bush to Recognize Armenian Genocide
April 7, 2004 Congressional Leaders to FEC: Allow Political Organizations to Participate Fully in Elections
March 24, 2004 Federal News Service - Hearing of the House Ways and Means Committee On the Board of Trustees 2004 Annual Reports - Transcript
March 24, 2004 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2005
March 17, 2004 Iraq 1-Year Anniversary
March 11, 2004 Federal News Service - Hearing of the House Ways and Means Committee On the President Bush's Trade Agenda - Transcript
March 8, 2004 Fight For East Timor's Right to Resources in Timor Sea: Letter
March 7, 2004 Rep. Lewis Commemerates Anniversary of 'Bloody Sunday'
March 1, 2004 CNN Paula Zahn Now - Transcript
Feb. 26, 2004 Javits-Wagner-O'Day National Disabilities Day
Feb. 26, 2004 Great African American Leader in Agriculture
Feb. 26, 2004 In Honor of Orah Belle Sherman
Feb. 26, 2004 Commentary on the Bush Administration DNC Black History Month Petition
Feb. 23, 2004 CNN Judy Woodruff's Inside Politics - Transcript
Feb. 13, 2004 Congressional Leaders: FEC Should Allow Political Organizations to Fully Participate in Elections
Feb. 5, 2004 Congressman John Lewis Addresses The National Prayer Breakfast
Feb. 3, 2004 Federal News Service - Hearing of the House Ways and Means Committee On the President's Budget Proposals for Fiscal Year 2005 - Transcript
Jan. 21, 2004 Legislative Progam
Rep. John Lewis on Prudential Financial's $1 Million Gift to King Memorial
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Healthcare
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Social Security
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Transportation
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Voting Rights
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Education
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Ways and Means
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Environment
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Crime and Public Safety
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Supporting Workers' Rights
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Taxes
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Poverty
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Peace and Nonviolence
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Jobs and Unemployment
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Housing and Foreclosure
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Energy
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
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