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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
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
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Date Title
Jan. 31, 2006 Georgia Congressman John Barrow Responds to the State of the Union
Jan. 31, 2006 Statement from Congressman John Barrow on the Passing of Coretta Scott King
Dec. 16, 2005 Rep. Barrow Urges Congress to Extend Enrollment Period for New Medicare Drug Plan
Dec. 9, 2005 Harman Urges Adoption of Anti-Torture Provision
Dec. 7, 2005 Rep. Barrow's Natural Gas Reform Proposals Win Passage in House Agriculture Committee
Dec. 1, 2005 UGA Awarded $1,472, 000 Grant from the National Institutes of Health
Nov. 18, 2005 UGA to Receive $276,091 Grant from NASA
Nov. 18, 2005 Augusta Regional Airport to Receive $2,500,000 in Funding for New Passenger Terminal Construction
Nov. 16, 2005 Rep. Barrow Joins Rep. Kingston to Introduce New Energy Independence and Conservation Legislation
Nov. 3, 2005 Barrow Defends Private Property Rights; Votes to Restrict Use of Eminent Domain
Oct. 28, 2005 Rep. Barrow to Congress: "Don't Cut the Farm Bill"
Oct. 27, 2005 Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2005
Oct. 26, 2005 Barrow Opposes $15 Billion Raid on Student Aid
Oct. 25, 2005 Congressman Barrow Continues Fighting for Lower Natural Gas, Fertilizer Prices
Oct. 19, 2005 Barrow Applauds USDA Decision to Suspend FSA Office Closure Plan
Oct. 17, 2005 Honoring Coast Guard Air Station Savannah for Its Response to Hurricane Katrina
Oct. 11, 2005 Barrow: "This bill is a matter of fairness for disabled veterans"
Oct. 7, 2005 Further Message from the Senate
Oct. 7, 2005 House Votes on Barrow's Proposal for Tough New Standards to Crack Down on Gas Price Gouging
Sept. 30, 2005 Barrow Announces Abstinence Education Grant
Sept. 8, 2005 Barrow Urges Additional Financial Aid Relief for College Students Displaced by Hurricane Katrina
Sept. 1, 2005 Rep. John Barrow Calls for Federal Investigation into Gas Price Inflation
Aug. 31, 2005 Statement from Rep. John Barrow on Hurricane Katrina's Impact on Georgia
Aug. 24, 2005 Barrow: BRAC Commission's Vote to Close the Navy Supply Corps School "represents poor judgment based on a flawed process"
July 21, 2005 Barrow Education Amendment Passes Committee; Secures Funding Opportunities for Early College High School Program
July 13, 2005 Rep. Barrow Working to Make College More Affordable; Boost High School Graduation Rates
June 30, 2005 Barrow Defends Athens Navy Supply Corps School; Testifies Before BRAC Commission
June 29, 2005 Barrow Holds Small Business Hearing to Discuss the Impact of Genetically Modified Crops
June 28, 2005 Barrow Calls on President Bush to Boost Funding for Veterans' Health Care
June 22, 2005 Rep. John Barrow Votes to Protect the American Flag
June 22, 2005 Hope At Home Act Would Help Reduce the Pay Gap Facing Families of National Guardsmen, Reservists Serving Overseas
June 17, 2005 Barrow Promotes Bi-Partisan Legislation to Help Families, Charities Send Postage-Free Mail to American Soldiers Overseas
May 31, 2005 Barrow Pushes Legislation to Keep Taxpayer Funded Viagra Out of the Hands of Sex Offenders
May 27, 2005 Barrow Appointed to Transportation Conference Committee
April 27, 2005 Expressing Sense of the House that American Small Businesses and Entitled to a Small Business Bill of Rights
Jan. 26, 2005 The National Deficit
Jan. 1, 1 Congressman John Barrow Calls for Fast Passage of "Veterans Identity Protection Act"
House Passes Barrow Veterans Job Training, Artifact Curation Bill
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Agriculture
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Education
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Energy
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Outdoor Heritage and Protecting the Environment
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Education & Jobs
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Environment
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