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Mike Thompson's Public Statements on Issue: Guns

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' C. Thompson
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Janet; 2 Children: Chris, Jon
Birth Date: 01/24/1951
Birth Place: Saint Helena, CA
Home City: Saint Helena, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 4, 2014 Chairman Mike Thompson and Vice-Chair Elizabeth Esty Lead Call to End Gun Riders in Appropriations Bills
March 25, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader - Research into the Causes of Gun violence
Jan. 30, 2014 Reps. Thompson, Lowenthal, and Esty Put Gun Violence Issue at Forefront
Jan. 29, 2014 Reps. Lowenthal, Thompson, and Esty Put Gun Violence Issue at Forefront
Jan. 28, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 14, 2014 Chairman Thompson Statement on NICS Funding in Omnibus Appropriations Bill
Jan. 6, 2014 Sonoma Index-Tribune -- Thompson Lauds Moves to Strengthen Gun Background Checks
Jan. 4, 2014 Thompson Issues Statement Supporting Background Checks Actions
Dec. 14, 2013 Sacramento Bee - Viewpoints: After Sandy Hook Shooting, People Said Something Must be Done
Dec. 11, 2013 Chairman Mike Thompson, Mental Health, Public Health Experts Unveil Report Providing Recommendations for Firearms Access by People with Elevated Violence Risk
Dec. 10, 2013 Chairman Mike Thompson Statement on Expanded Mental Health Benefits Under ACA
Dec. 10, 2013 THOMPSON: New Affordable Care Act Mental Health Benefits "Essential to Gun Violence Prevention"
Nov. 13, 2013 The Hill - Dems Vow Passage of Background Check Bill
Sept. 18, 2013 Chairman Mike Thompson: Investigation Highlights the Need for Criminal Background Chekcs
Sept. 5, 2013 The Press Democrat - Gun Control Advocates Rally in Santa Rosa
Aug. 29, 2013 Chairman Thompson Statement on Swearing in of ATF Director, issuing of Executive Actions to Reduce Gun Violence
Aug. 16, 2013 The Press Democrat - Rep. Mike Thompson Talks Gun Control at Napa Shooting Range
July 31, 2013 Chairman Thompson Statement on ATF Director Todd Jones
June 18, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson Statement on White House Gun Violence Prevention Announcement
June 13, 2013 Newtown
May 23, 2013 Reps Thompson, King Announce Law Enforcement Endorsements for Background Checks Bill
May 7, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader - Gun Violence Prevention
May 7, 2013 Reps. Thompson, King Statement on Growing Momentum for Bipartisan Background Check Bill
April 18, 2013 Transcript of Pelosi Press Conference Today
April 17, 2013 Chairman Thompson Statement on Senate Vote Against Background Checks for Criminals, Dangerously Mentally Ill
April 16, 2013 Reps. Pete King, Mike Thompson Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Background Checks for Gun Purchases
April 11, 2013 The Hill - Lawmaker: Opponents Of Expanded Background Checks Abet Gun Violence
April 11, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson Statement on Senate Vote to Allow Debate on Gun Legislation
April 10, 2013 Reps. Mike Thompson, Pete King Statement on Manchin-Toomey Background Check Agreement
April 1, 2013 Contra Costa Times - Mike Thompson: Poll Says Vets Want Gun Control
March 13, 2013 Firearms Trafficking Legislation
March 11, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson Statement on Sportsmen's Economic Impact
Feb. 27, 2013 Chairman Mike Thompson Introduces Legislation to Keep Guns from Criminals, Dangerously Mentally Ill
Feb. 15, 2013 Broad Coalition Backs Gun Violence Prevention Task Force Policy Principles
Feb. 12, 2013 Gun Violence Prevention Task Force Chair Mike Thompson, American Constitution Society, Center for American Progress: We Can Respect Second Amendment and Reduce Gun Violence
Feb. 12, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson Statement on State of the Union
Feb. 7, 2013 Rep. Bobby Scott, Gun Violence Prevention Task Force Chair Mike Thompson Announce Policy Principals
Feb. 7, 2013 Price Joins Gun Violence Prevention Task Force
Jan. 30, 2013 Gun Violence Prevention Task Force Chair Mike Thompson Statement on Senate Judiciary Gun Violence Hearing
Jan. 16, 2013 Gun Violence Prevention Task Force Chair Mike Thompson Statement on President's Proposals to Reduce Gun Violence
Jan. 14, 2013 Congressional Gun Violence Prevention Task Force Vice-Chairs Meet with Vice President Joe Biden, Cabinet Secretaries to Discuss Proposals to Reduce Gun Violence
Jan. 14, 2013 Vice President Joe Biden, Gun Violence Prevention Task Force Chair Rep. Mike Thompson and Vice-Chairs, Cabinet Secretaries Discuss Proposals to Reduce Gun Violence
Jan. 11, 2013 Chairman Mike Thompson Appoints Cicilline to Congressional Gun Violence Prevention Task Force
Jan. 4, 2013 Gun Violence Prevention Task Force Chair Rep. Mike Thompson Announces Task Force Vice Chairs
Dec. 18, 2012 Dem Caucus Leaders: It's Time to Act on Guns and Fiscal Cliff
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Gun Violence Prevention
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