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Joe Barton's Public Statements

Full Name: Joe Linus Barton
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/06/1984
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Terri; 4 Children; 2 Stepchildren
Birth Date: 09/15/1949
Birth Place: Waco, TX
Home City: Ennis, TX
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
March 10, 2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
March 10, 2005 Chairman Asks Energy Secretary For Security Initiatives Update
March 9, 2005 Barton, Whitfield Query Firms That Thwart Drug Tests
March 9, 2005 Barton Rejects SPR Sell-Off Idea As Poor Policy, Poor Politics
March 9, 2005 CNN Lou Dobbs Tonight - Transcript
March 7, 2005 Barnette To Step Down As General Counsel To House Energy and Commerce Committee
March 3, 2005 Barton: Soaring Oil Prices Highlight Need for Energy Bill
March 3, 2005 PBS Newshour - Transcript
March 3, 2005 Hearing of House Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection: United States Boxing Commission Act
March 2, 2005 MSNBC Countdown - Transcript
Feb. 23, 2005 Barton: Medicare Patients to Benefit From Competitive Bidding Practices
Feb. 17, 2005 Hearing of House Subcommittee on Telecommunications and the Internet: The Role of Technology in Achieving a Hard Deadline for the Dtv Transition
Feb. 16, 2005 Hearings of House Subcommittee on Energy and Air Quality - The Energy Policy Act of 2005: Ensuring Jobs for Our Future with Secure and Reliable Energy
Feb. 16, 2005 Broadcast Decency Enforcement Act of 2005
Feb. 11, 2005 House Passes Border Security Act Co-Sponsored by Barton
Feb. 10, 2005 Hearings of House Subcommittee on Energy and Air Quality: The Energy Policy Act of 2005
Feb. 9, 2005 Hearing of House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Department of Energy's Fiscal Year 2006 Budget Proposal and the Energy Policy Act of 2005:...
Feb. 9, 2005 Barton Outlines Ambitious Energy Plans
Feb. 8, 2005 Barton Questions UN Chief of Staff's Comments On Cooperation with Congress
Feb. 2, 2005 Barton Praises Bush's State of the Union Address
Feb. 1, 2005 Barton Marks Catholic Schools Week
Jan. 26, 2005 Hearing of House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Combating Spyware: H.R. 29, the Spy Act
Jan. 7, 2005 The Search for More Affordable Prescriptions
Nov. 19, 2004 Extension of Medicare Cost-Sharing For the Medicare Part B Premium For Qualifying Individuals through September 2005
Nov. 17, 2004 Improving Access to Physicians in Medically Underserved Areas
Nov. 16, 2004 H.R. 4518, The Satellite Home Viewer Extension and Reauthorization Act of 2004
Oct. 6, 2004 Satellite Home Viewer Extension and Reauthorization Act of 2004
Oct. 5, 2004 Recognizing Spirit of Jacob Mock Doub and Expressing Sense of Congress that "National Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day" Should Be Established...
Oct. 5, 2004 Patient Navigator Outreach and Chronic Disease Prevention Act of 2004
Oct. 5, 2004 Asthmatic Schoolchildren's Treatment and Health Management Act of 2004
Oct. 5, 2004 National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Act of 2004
Oct. 5, 2004 Expressing Sense of Congress the Private Health Insurance Companies Should Take a Proactive Role in Promoting Healthy Lifestyles
Oct. 5, 2004 Mammography Quality Standards Reauthorization Act of 2004
Oct. 5, 2004 Pancreatic Islet Cell Transplantation Act of 2004
Oct. 5, 2004 Recognizing Community Organization of Public Access Defibrillation Programs
Oct. 5, 2004 Securely Protect Yourself Against Cyber Trespass Act
Sept. 28, 2004 Hearing of the Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Protecting the Privacy...
Sept. 9, 2004 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
Sept. 8, 2004 MSNBC Hardball - Transcript
Sept. 8, 2004 Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act
Sept. 7, 2004 Reported Bill Sequentially Referred
July 23, 2004 NPR Morning Edition - Transcript
July 22, 2004 Correcting the Record Regarding Unfounded Attacks on FDA General Counsel
July 21, 2004 Hearing of the Telecommunications and the Internet Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - The Digital Television Transition
July 20, 2004 Stock Option Accounting Reform Act
July 15, 2004 Hearing of the Energy and Air Quality Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee
July 15, 2004 Bioshield is a "Breakthrough in the Wars on Terror and Disease"
July 14, 2004 Project Bioshield Act of 2004
July 13, 2004 Hearing of the Energy and Air Quality Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee
July 9, 2004 Cutting Taxes, Strengthening the Economy
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