Representative James 'Jim' A. McDermott's Public Statements

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Full Name: James 'Jim' A. McDermott
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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Medicare Physicial Payment Trasperency and Assessment Act of 2011 Issue Position: Human Rights Issue Position: The Filibuster Rule Issue Position: Africa Issue Position: Endangered Salmon Issue Position: Energy and Environment Issue Position: Energy Issue Position: Health Care Issue Position: Trade Issue Position: Social Security Issue Position: Foreign Policy Issue Position: Economy and Taxes Issue Position: The Social Safety Net Issue Position: The War in Iraq Issue Position: Homeland Security Issue Position: Energy and the Environment Issue Position: Iraq Issue Position: Human Rights Issue Position: The First Amendment Issue Position: Seattle Priorities are Global Priorities Issue Position: Labor and Trade Issue Position: Health Care Issue Position: Labor and Trade Issue Position: HIV/AIDS 8/08/14 Rep. McDermott Statement on Draft Medicare Program Integrity Bill 7/31/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit an Opportunity to Advance LGBT Rights 7/31/14 This is a Sad Day in the House of Representatives 7/29/14 Levin, McDermott, Becerra Statements on Medicare and Social Security Trustees Reports 7/25/14 Child Tax Credit Improvement Act of 2014 7/24/14 Hearing of the House Ways and Means Committee - Medicare Advantage Program 7/24/14 McDermott Statement on Attacks on Medical Facilities, Personnel in the Gaza Strip 7/23/14 Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014 7/22/14 Letter to Walter Cruickshank, Acting Director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management - Oil and Gas Leasing Program Concerns 7/21/14 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Ukraine 7/18/14 Letter to Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa, King of the Amiri Court in Riffa Place - Expulsion of Tom Malinowski 7/16/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC 7/14/14 Rep. McDermott's statement on landmark Citigroup - Justice Department settlement 7/12/14 Rep. McDermott's Statement on Republican Provisions in Agriculture Appropriations Bill 7/02/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action 7/01/14 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary Department of Homeland Security - Indefinite Detention of Immigrants 7/01/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - House Democrats Urge State Department to Stop Conditioning MCC Compact on El Salvador's Seed Purchase Program 6/30/14 McDermott Statement on SCOTUS Hobby Lobby Decision 6/27/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume 6/27/14 Reps. Bachmann, Bass, Marino, and McDermott Introduce "Justina's Law" 6/26/14 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - Hearing on Highway Funding 6/26/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence 6/20/14 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault 6/20/14 Introduction of the Taxpayer Identity Protection Act of2014 6/20/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions 6/20/14 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims