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Vern Ehlers' Public Statements

Full Name: Vernon 'Vern' J. Ehlers
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Johanna; 4 Children: Heidi, Brian, Marla, Todd
Birth Date: 02/06/1934
Birth Place: Pipestone, MN
Home City: Grand Rapids, MI
Religion: Protestant (Christian Reformed)
Date Title
Issue Position: Improving the Environmental Health of the Great Lakes
Issue Position: Ensuring Quality Education Programs
Issue Position: Assisting Michigan Manufacturers and Creating Jobs
Issue Position: Advocating Alternative Energy Sources and Energy Efficiency
Dec. 21, 2010 America Competes Reauthorization Act of 2010
Oct. 5, 2010 Upton Honored as Champion of Small Business
Sept. 15, 2010 Ehlers, Rehberg, Boyd, Simpson, and Minnick Praise Passage of Resolution Honoring Backcountry
Sept. 15, 2010 Rehberg, Boyd, Ehlers, Simpson and Minnick Praise Passage of Resolution Honoring Backcountry Airstrips
July 29, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary, United States Department Of Homeland Security
July 21, 2010 Ehlers Resolution Honors Achievements of Aerospace Industry
June 30, 2010 Members of Congress Urge Obama to Act on Asian Carp Threat
June 29, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Asian Carp
June 25, 2010 Rehberg, Boyd, Ehlers, Simpson and Minnick Introduce Resolution Honoring Backcountry Airstrips
June 23, 2010 Ehlers Statement on Discovery of Asian Carp Beyond Electric Barriers
June 8, 2010 Record Debt Reducing GDP, Costing As Many As 1 Million U.S. Jobs
June 7, 2010 President's Propaganda Doesn't Match Reality -- More Than 9 in 10 Seniors Won't Receive A Rebate Check
May 28, 2010 Peters and Ehlers' Bill to Protect Small Businesses Passes House
May 19, 2010 America COMPETES Reauthorizaton Act of 2010
May 19, 2010 Pass America COMPETES Act
May 19, 2010 Special Olympics Bill Passes in U.S. House
May 13, 2010 America Competes Reauthorization Act Of 2010
May 6, 2010 Home Star Energy Retrofit Act Of 2010
April 28, 2010 Committee Approves Peters And Ehlers' Bill To Protect Small Businesses
April 22, 2010 H.R. 1132--the Short Line Railroad Tax Credit
April 22, 2010 Letter To Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency And Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary For Civil Works - U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers
April 21, 2010 Ehlers Supports Bill To Improve Clean Water Act
March 21, 2010 Ehlers Statement on Health Care Votes
March 12, 2010 Harmful Algal Blooms And Hypoxia Research And Control Amendments Act Of 2010
March 12, 2010 Reps. Matsui, Ehlers Introduce Legislation To Protect American Families From The High Use Of Formaldehyde In Household Furniture
March 12, 2010 Ehlers Supports House GOP Moratorium On Earmarks
March 4, 2010 Bill To Restore Great Lakes Introduced In House, Senate
March 4, 2010 Slaughter, Ehlers, Dingell, And Kirk Lead Effort To Restore Great Lakes
Feb. 10, 2010 Congressman Vern Ehlers Announces Retirement
Jan. 21, 2010 Letter To Secretary Darcy, Administrator Jackson, Admiral Allen, and Director Hamilton
Jan. 20, 2010 Acceleration Of Income Tax Benefits For Charitable Cash Contributions
Dec. 21, 2009 Peters And Ehlers Introduce Bill To Protect Manufacturers In Struggling States
Dec. 18, 2009 Letter to Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works Jo-Ellen Darcy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson, U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Thad W. Allen and Fish & Wildlife Service Director Sam D. Hamilton
Dec. 8, 2009 Ehlers Recognizes Computer Science Education Week
Nov. 7, 2009 Affordable Health Care For America Act
Oct. 30, 2009 Ehlers ‘Disappointed' By New Pelosi Health Care Bill
Oct. 22, 2009 Coast Guard authorization Act Of 2010
Oct. 20, 2009 Extension Of Commercial Space Transportation Liability Regime
Oct. 20, 2009 Raising Awareness And Enhancing The State Of Cyber Security In The United States
Sept. 30, 2009 U.S. House Adopts Resolution To Promote Service-Learning
Sept. 10, 2009 Ehlers Statement On President Obama's Address To Joint Session Of Congress
Sept. 9, 2009 Ehlers' Resolution Recognizes Aerospace Industry
July 28, 2009 It's the Economy that's Broken
July 24, 2009 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
July 15, 2009 Congressman Ehlers' Statement on Health Care Legislation
July 8, 2009 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2965, Enhancing Small Business Research and Innovation Act of 2009
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