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Jim McDermott's Public Statements

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: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 7
Primary Aug. 5, 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
March 9, 2005 March is National Kidney Month
March 2, 2005 Job Training Improvement Act of 2005
Feb. 16, 2005 FCC Bill Deserved More Consideration
Feb. 10, 2005 McDermott opposes the Real ID Act
Feb. 9, 2005 Rate Spike Hurts Region's Affordable Electrical Rates
Jan. 26, 2005 Seventy Thousand Victims of Genocide in Africa
Jan. 26, 2005 Death and Hope in Darfur
Dec. 9, 2004 Welfare Bill Under-Funds Child Care by Over $10 Billion
Oct. 25, 2004 106 Members of Congress Urge More Money For Toxic Waste Cleanups
Oct. 18, 2004 Pelosi, Western Democrats Urge Bush to Repudiate FERC, Supply Refunds to Energy Consumers in California, Other Western States
Oct. 13, 2004 Letter to FCC Chairman Michael Powell
Oct. 13, 2004 Pelosi, Hoyer and 83 House Democrats Ask FCC to Investigate Broadcasting of Anti-Kerry Film
Oct. 11, 2004 Congratulating Dr. Linda Buck
Oct. 11, 2004 Congratulating the People of Taiwan on Their National Day
Oct. 9, 2004 President Fated to Strike Out
Oct. 8, 2004 Change is Coming
Oct. 7, 2004 Day of Reckoning
Oct. 7, 2004 Waiving Requirement of Clause 6(a) of Rule XIII with Respect to Consideration of Certain Resolutions Reported from Committee on Rules
Oct. 6, 2004 Republican Rhetoric Does Not Match Reality
Oct. 5, 2004 Lost Public Trust
Oct. 5, 2004 Pandora's Box
Oct. 5, 2004 Universal National Service Act of 2003
Oct. 5, 2004 Safe and Timely Interstate Placement of Foster Children Act of 2004
Oct. 4, 2004 The National Debt
Oct. 4, 2004 Larson and Colleagues Urge GAO to Investigate Overextension of Armed Forces
Oct. 4, 2004 Tribute to Carl Ostrom
Sept. 30, 2004 Cheney Had It Right First Time
Sept. 30, 2004 Marriage Protection Amendment
Sept. 29, 2004 America's Priorities in Suspended Animation
Sept. 29, 2004 Appointment of Conferees on H.R. 4520, American Jobs Creation Act of 2004
Sept. 29, 2004 The Three Rs
Sept. 28, 2004 Over Fifty Members of Congress Urge Appropriators to Fund Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Sept. 23, 2004 Conference Report on H.R. 1308, Working Families Tax Relief Act of 2004
Sept. 23, 2004 Be Afraid
Sept. 23, 2004 Fiscal Danger
Sept. 22, 2004 Republican Party in Breach of Contract
Sept. 22, 2004 The Adoption Tax Relief Guarantee Act
Sept. 21, 2004 Exchange of Special Order Time
Sept. 21, 2004 Three Trillion is a Big Number
Sept. 21, 2004 Administration Launches New Campaign
Sept. 21, 2004 Commemorating the Opening of the National Museum of the American Indian
Sept. 15, 2004 Washington Results Bode Well for Democrats
Sept. 14, 2004 Exchange of Special Order Time
Sept. 14, 2004 An American Story
Sept. 14, 2004 America Needs a Leadership Transplant
Sept. 13, 2004 Split Personality
Sept. 13, 2004 Assault Weapons Ban
Sept. 13, 2004 U.S. Economy in a Mess
Sept. 9, 2004 Bush Economic Policies are Bad for Average Americans
Sept. 9, 2004 McDermott reacts to Bush Administration proposed BiOp plan for Northwest Salmon
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