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Jim McDermott's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

Full Name: James 'Jim' A. McDermott
Office: U.S. House (WA) - District 7, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1988
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 7
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Therese; 2 Children: Katherine, James
Birth Date: 12/28/1936
Birth Place: Chicago, IL
Home City: Seattle, WA
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Endowment for the Humanities Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson - National Endowment for the Arts Funding
Feb. 7, 2013 McDermott-led Coalition Succeeds, Wing Luke Museum Designated an NPS Affiliate Site
May 8, 2012 Letter to Director Jarvis
May 1, 2012 McDermott's Statement on Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
March 5, 2009 Three Cups of Tea
June 13, 2007 We're Here to Help
May 15, 2007 Recognizing Natinal Foster Care Month
July 25, 2006 Returned Americans Protection Act of 2006
May 10, 2006 Recognizing Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
April 26, 2006 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4297, Tax Relief Extension Reconciliation Act of 2005 - Part 1 -
April 21, 2006 Global Warming is a Clear and Present Danger
Feb. 6, 2006 Olver Opposes Warrantless Spying on Americans
Feb. 1, 2006 Relating to Consideration of S. 1932, Deficit Reduction Act of 2005
Jan. 18, 2006 GOP Welfare Policies are like a Wolf in Sheep's Clothing
Nov. 8, 2005 One Nation--Two Presidents
Nov. 1, 2005 National Family Caregivers Month
Sept. 8, 2005 McDermott Introduces Two Hurricane Katrina Bills
May 3, 2005 Celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
March 16, 2005 Vital Contributions of African American Newspapers Throughout Our History
Oct. 11, 2004 Congratulating Dr. Linda Buck
Oct. 8, 2004 Change is Coming
July 13, 2004 A Critique of Richard B. Cheney, Vice President of the United States
April 28, 2004 Letter to Representative Dennis J. Hastert, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
April 1, 2004 Recognizing August Wilson
Feb. 13, 2004 Congressional Leaders: FEC Should Allow Political Organizations to Fully Participate in Elections
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