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John Barrow's Public Statements

Full Name: John Barrow
Office: U.S. House (GA) - District 12, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 12
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Victoria; 2 Children: James, Ruth
Birth Date: 10/31/1955
Birth Place: Athens, GA
Home City: Savannah, GA
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
House Passes Barrow Veterans Job Training, Artifact Curation Bill
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Education & Jobs
Issue Position: War on Terror
Issue Position: Outdoor Heritage and Protecting the Environment
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Veterans and Military Families
Issue Position: Strengthening Social Security and Medicare
Issue Position: Taxes
Issue Position: Ethics
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Energy
Aug. 13, 2014 Barrow Announces $4.8 Million FEMA Grant for Richmond County
Aug. 8, 2014 Letter to Mary Jo White, Chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission - Implement Crowdfunding Rules
July 30, 2014 Barrow: Lawsuit A Waste of Time and Money
July 28, 2014 Barrow Announces More than $6.7 Million in FEMA Grants
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
July 24, 2014 Barrow: Get Rid of Congressional Health Insurance Subsidy
July 11, 2014 Barrow Statement on President's Supplemental Request to Congress
July 11, 2014 Barrow Announces $6.9 Million in FEMA Grants from 2014 Winter Storms
July 10, 2014 Barrow Statement on Steps Being Taken to Accelerate Care at CNVAMC
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 4, 2014 Weekly Report: Happy 4th of July
July 1, 2014 Barrow Announces $10.9 Million Grant for CSRA Head Start Program
June 27, 2014 Weekly Report: Important Information
June 21, 2014 Weekly Report: Barrow Bulletin
June 20, 2014 Rebuilding Department of Veterans Affairs
June 20, 2014 House Passes Defense Appropriations Bill with Barrow, Benishek Amendment
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 17, 2014 Barrow, Cassidy Call on DOJ to Appoint Special Counsel to Investigate VA
June 12, 2014 National Men's Health Week
June 12, 2014 Weekly Report: Action Alert: Give Me Your Feedback
June 12, 2014 Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers to Offer Resolution "Condemning and Disapproving" Administration's Failure to Comply with Federal Law
June 10, 2014 Veteran Access to Care Act of 2014
June 10, 2014 House Passes Emergency VA Bill
June 4, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services and to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services- Urging Timely Review of Life-Saving Cancer Screens
June 3, 2014 Barrow Announces $1.9 Million FEMA Grant from 2014 Ice Storms
May 30, 2014 Barrow Statement on Resignation of Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Appointment of Acting Secretary
May 29, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - LIFO Language in House Republican Tax Proposal
May 28, 2014 Barrow Statement on IG Report from Veterans Affairs
May 27, 2014 Maloney Departs Afghanistan After Meeting Troops and Military Leaders
May 22, 2014 Barrow Statement on Passage of VA Accountability Bill
May 22, 2014 Rebuilding the VA
May 21, 2014 Barrow Calls for Secretary Shinseki to Resign
May 20, 2014 Barrow Statement on Passage of WRRDA
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