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John Barrow's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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
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
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
March 15, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - 45 Day Notice and Draft Call Letter
Sept. 19, 2012 Global Investment in American Jobs Act of 2012
March 8, 2012 Schrader, Blue Dogs Build on Bipartisan Efforts to Streamline Government
Jan. 13, 2012 Barrow's Request for Increased LIHEAP Funding for Georgians Included in Appropriations Conference Report
Nov. 10, 2009 Barrow Votes To Extend Unemployment Insurance Benefits, Homebuyers' Tax Credit, Business Tax Relief To Stimulate Local Economy
Sept. 30, 2009 Barrow Votes To Extend Unemployment Insurance Benefits, Stimulate Local Economy
June 5, 2009 Barrow Announces Georgia's Qualification For Unemployment Modernization Funds
Feb. 9, 2009 Barrow Attends Signing Of S-Chip Bill
Dec. 12, 2007 Barrow Remains Committed to Passing CHIP
March 13, 2007 Barrow PeachCare Bill Would Fix Shortfall & Maintain Current Eligibility Levels
Jan. 10, 2007 Rep. John Barrow Votes to Raise Minimum Wage; Calls House Vote "Long Overdue"
July 29, 2006 Congressman Barrow Votes to Raise Minimum Wage; Eliminate the Estate Tax
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Feb. 20, 2006 Barrow: "The Current Minimum Wage is Shortchanging Too Many Working Families"
Feb. 1, 2006 Barrow Votes Against Raid on Student Aid; Opposes Cuts for Rural Communities and Family Farmers
May 31, 2005 Barrow Pushes Legislation to Keep Taxpayer Funded Viagra Out of the Hands of Sex Offenders
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