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Joe Courtney's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

Full Name: Joseph 'Joe' D. Courtney
Office: U.S. House (CT) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Audrey; 2 Children: Robert, Elizabeth
Birth Date: 04/06/1953
Birth Place: West Hartford, CT
Home City: Vernon, CT
Date Title
Feb. 27, 2014 All Economic Regulations are Transparent Act of 2014
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 17, 2013 CT Mirror - Connecticut Lawmakers Help Pass Deal on Shutdown, Debt Limit
Oct. 17, 2013 Courtney Approves End of Government Shutdown and Default Threat
Oct. 14, 2013 End the Nightmare
Oct. 12, 2013 After Speaker Boehner Refuses to Act, Congressman Courtney Signs Petition to Reopen the Government
Oct. 11, 2013 Courtney Praises Bipartisan Passage of Bill to Allow DoD to Pay Military Death Benefits
Oct. 11, 2013 Courtney: This Congress Has Not Earned a Half-Day
Oct. 11, 2013 Relating to Consideration of House Amendment to Senate Amendement, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013; Providing for Consideration of Expressing Sense of House Relating to Tariff-Rate Quotas for Raw and Refined Sugar; and Providing for Consideration of Expressing Sense of House Relating to Crop Insurance
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, House of Representatives - Clean Continuing Resolution
Oct. 4, 2013 Vote on a Clean CR
Aug. 7, 2013 Courtney: Furlough Reduction is Welcome News, But Sequestration Continues to Inflict Damage
Aug. 1, 2013 Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2013
April 3, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Support of Commissioner Bart Chilton's Re-Nomination to the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
April 13, 2011 Courtney Statement on Agreement Avoiding Government Shutdown
Oct. 23, 2009 Coast Guard Authorization Act Of 2010
March 13, 2007 Rep. Courtney, House Armed Services Committee Puts Brakes on ‘No Bid' Contracts
March 6, 2007 Rep. Courtney Statement on I. ‘Scooter' Libby Verdict
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