Representative Peter 'Pete' A. Sessions's Public Statements

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Full Name: Peter 'Pete' A. Sessions
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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Issue Position: Health Care & Disabilities Issue Position: Cap and Trade Issue Position: Lower Prices for Gasoline and Energy Independence Issue Position: Jobs Issue Position: Tax Reform Issue Position: Energy Independence Issue Position: Card Check Bill Issue Position: Transportation Issue Position: Obamacare Issue Position: Job Creation Issue Position: Fiscal Sanity 7/24/14 Sessions Praises Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen Higher Education 7/24/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Border Crisis 7/24/14 Rules Committee Holds Markup of Resolution to Authorize House Lawsuit Against the President 7/22/14 In Support of a Resolution of the Cyprus Issue 7/22/14 Sessions: Court Agrees the President Cannot Unilaterally Change the Law 7/17/14 Sessions Supports Legislation to Boost Charitable Giving 7/16/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC 7/16/14 Rules Committee Convenes Legal Experts to Examine the President's Failure to Faithfully Execute the Law 7/14/14 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2015 7/11/14 Pete Sessions Statement on Permanently Extending Bonus Depreciation 7/09/14 Sessions: House Acts to Unleash American Energy and Create Jobs 7/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations 7/09/14 Pete Sessions Applauds the Passage of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act 7/03/14 Pete Sessions Statement on June Jobs Report 7/02/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Address Border Crisis 7/02/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Policies Putting Child Immigrants at Risk 6/26/14 238 Years Ago This Day in Honor of Our Armed Forces and Their Families This Independence Day 6/26/14 Sessions: House Acts to Unleash American Energy and Create Jobs 6/25/14 Rules Subcommittee Examines Biennial Budgeting 6/20/14 Sessions Praises Defense Funding Bill 6/20/14 Sessions Praises Defense Funding Bill 6/10/14 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 6/10/14 Sessions Statement on FY 2015 THUD Appropriations Bill 6/10/14 Sessions Statement on FY 2015 THUD Appropriations Bill 6/04/14 Letter to Vincent Gray, Mayor of the District of Columbia - Liu Xiaobo Plaza 6/02/14 Pete Sessions Responds to the Administration's Proposed EPA Regulations 5/30/14 Sessions Statement on Passage of Intelligence Authorization Act 5/30/14 Sessions Applauds Passage of CJS Appropriations 5/30/14 Sessions Statement on Passage of Intelligence Authorization Act 5/30/14 Providing For Consideration of H.R. 4745, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015; Providing For Consideration of H.R. 4681, Intelligence Authorization Act For Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015; And For Other Purposes 5/30/14 Pete Sessions Applauds Passage of CJS Appropriations 5/22/14 Pete Sessions Supports USA FREEDOM Act to Protect National Security & Civil Liberties 5/22/14 Sessions Statement on FY 2015 NDAA Passage 5/22/14 Sessions Supports USA FREEDOM Act to Protect National Security & Civil Liberties 5/22/14 Pete Sessions Statement on FY 2015 NDAA Passage 5/16/14 Sessions, Cornyn, Cruz File Brief in Support of Obamacare Challenge 5/16/14 Cole Supports Case to Overturn Obamacare 5/13/14 Letter to Richard Griffin, Acting Inspector General of the Department of Veterans Affairs- Calls for IG Investigation of Central Texas VA Facilities Following Allegations of Misconduct 5/09/14 Sessions Votes to Create Certainty for America's Job Creators through Permanent R&D Tax Credit