Representative Joseph 'Joe' D. Courtney's Public Statements


Full Name: Joseph 'Joe' D. Courtney
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Audrey; 2 Children: Robert, Elizabeth
Birth Date: 04/06/1953
Birth Place: West Hartford, CT
Home City: Vernon, CT
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Courtney announces $10 million Federal Transit Administration grant for ConnDOT, SEAT to upgrade bus equipment Courtney Slams GOP Tax Plan for Imposing Stiff New Taxes on Military Families Courtney applauds U.S. Labor Department decision certifying Amerbelle employees as eligible for Trade Adjustment Assistance Courtney applauds House passage of FY13 Defense Appropriations Bill New Date Shows Affordable Care Act Saved Eastern CT Seniors More than $3 Million on Prescription Drugs this Year Courtney applauds signing of Transportation Reauthorization, legislation preventing student loan interest rate from doublin Courtney Statement on Senate Passage of Middle-Class Tax Cut Extension Issue Position: Veterans and Military Personnel Issue Position: Defense & National Security Issue Position: Transportation & Infrastructure Issue Position: Investing in the Future Issue Position: Public Safety & Homeland Security Issue Position: Energy & Environment Issue Position: Education Issue Position: Energy Issue Position: Tax Relief Issue Position: Economy Issue Position: Medicare Issue Position: Middle Class Issue Position: Seniors & Retirement Security Issue Position: Retirement Security Issue Position: Transportation Issue Position: Iraq Issue Position: Health Care Issue Position: Education Issue Position: Agriculture Issue Position: Defense and Homeland Security Issue Position: Agriculture Issue Position: Veterans' Affairs 7/15/14 Export-Import Bank Reauthorization 7/10/14 Courtney Lauds Passage of Bipartisan Bill to Modernize Workforce Investment 7/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations 7/09/14 Supporting Knowledge and Investing in LIfelong Skills Act 7/03/14 Gov. Malloy, Members of Conn. Congressional Delegation Meet with U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx 6/30/14 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Richard Shelby, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Harold Rogers, Chairman of the House of Representatives on Appropriations, and Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations - Plum Island 6/27/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume 6/26/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence 6/25/14 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015 6/21/14 Journal Inquirer - Looms May be Humming Again By Month's End 6/20/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions 6/20/14 Courtney Lauds Passage of Defense Appropriations Bill 6/19/14 Letter to Senator Reid, Senator McConnell, Senator Durbin and Senator Cornyn - Confirmation of Linda Shwartz to the VA 6/18/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash 6/10/14 Making Student Loans More Affordable 5/30/14 Courtney Statement on Resignation of Secretary Shinseki 5/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United State,- Correct Unfair Medicare Policy for Polyp Removal During Life-Saving Cancer Screenings 5/29/14 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations 5/29/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras 5/28/14 Courtney Announces $800,000 for Brownfield Cleanup in Preston and New London 5/28/14 Courtney Hails House Passage of 2015 Defense Authorization