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Pete Sessions' Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Peter 'Pete' A. Sessions
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 32, Republican
First Elected: 1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 32
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Karen; 2 Children: Alex, Bill; 3 Stepchildren: Conor, Liam, Nicholas
Birth Date: 03/22/1955
Birth Place: Waco, TX
Home City: Dallas, TX
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
April 29, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - IDEA Part B funding in the Fiscal Year 2015 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
April 2, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2575, Save American Workers Act of 2014
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
May 23, 2013 Pete Sessions: Tying Student Loan Rates to Market Rates is a Common Sense Solution
April 27, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Withdraw Proposed "Gainful Employment" Regulation
Sept. 14, 2010 Texas Republicans Introduce Legislation to Repeal Doggett Education Language
Aug. 10, 2010 Providing for Consideration of Senate Amendment to House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 1586, Education Jobs and Medicaid Assistance Act
June 30, 2010 House Passes Sessions' Bill Honoring Special Education Teachers
June 10, 2010 Sessions Introduces Bill Honoring Special Education Teachers
March 21, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
July 24, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 3293, Departments Of Labor, Health And Human Services, And Education, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
July 24, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 3293, Departments Of Labor, Health And Human Services, And Education, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
July 18, 2008 The Hill Report: Week of July 14 - 18, 2008
Feb. 7, 2008 Sessions Applauds Higher Education Access for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities
Feb. 7, 2008 College Opportunity and Affordability Act of 2007
Jan. 17, 2007 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 5, College Student Relief Act of 2007
Sept. 14, 2006 Commending The Tourette Syndrome Association
March 29, 2006 College Access and Opportunity Act of 2005
March 29, 2006 House Passes Sessions Amendment Providing Students with Intellectual Disabilities Access to Federal Work-Study Funds
Feb. 1, 2006 Providing Funds for Tourette Syndrome Research
Nov. 19, 2004 Conference Report on H.R. 1350, Individuals With Disabilities Education Improvement Act of 2004
Nov. 18, 2004 Report on Resolution Waiving Points of Order Against Conference Report on H.R. 1350, Individuals With Disabilities Education Improvement Act of 2004
June 9, 2004 In Honor of Bill B. Passmore, The Father of Lake Highlands Education
June 2, 2004 Providing Lifelong Opportunities for All Americans
May 18, 2004 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2728, H.R. 2729, H.R. 2730, H.R. 2731, and H.R. 2432
April 2, 2004 In Honor of Tom Adams' Forty Years of Teaching at St. Mark's School of Texas
March 29, 2004 Vaughn Gross Post Office Building
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Education & Special Education
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