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Mike Thompson's Public Statements

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
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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
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 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration; Michael Froman, Trade Represenative; Kathryn Sulliva, Acting Adminstrator of the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
May 28, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 28, 2014 Chairman Thompson Offers Bipartisan Amendment to Strengthen Background Check System
May 26, 2014 Press Democrat - Sonoma County Remembers Its War Dead at Santa Rosa Memorial Day Ceremony
May 25, 2014 Benicia Herald - Congressman on Crude-by-Rail plan: 'Make sure it's done safely'
May 23, 2014 Northern California Lawmakers Caution Against Harmful Drought Legislation
May 23, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Calls on Social Security Administration to Provide Equal Benefits to Same-Sex Spouses
May 23, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Statement on Memorial Day
May 22, 2014 Thompson Votes to Pass Legislation Ending Bulk Collection of Metadata, Reforming FISA
May 21, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Announces $2 Million Award for Mare Island Shipyard Contract
May 20, 2014 Thompson Legislation Passes House as Part of Bipartisan Bicameral Agreement on Water Resources Legislation
May 15, 2014 Reps. Thompson, Huffman Announce $1.5 Million Grant for North Bay Water Recycling Infrastructure
May 12, 2014 Majority of House Co-Authors Thompson's Bill to Transfer Management of Lake Berryessa to BLM
May 9, 2014 Thompson Votes to Advance Legislation to End Bulk Collection of Metadata, Reform FISA
May 8, 2014 Shea-Porter Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Calling on FDA to Protect Small Businesses and Small Farmers
May 7, 2014 Vallejo Times-Herald - Mare Island Dry Docks Wins $5 Million Contract
May 7, 2014 Thompson Amendment Addressing VA Backlog Passes House
May 6, 2014 Sonoma Index-Tribune - Legislators Call for Immigration Reform Now
May 6, 2014 Representative Mike Thompson Announces $5.1 Million Award for Shipyard Contract on Mare Island
May 5, 2014 Representative Mike Thompson Statement on California's Geothermal Awareness Day
May 5, 2014 Representative Mike Thompson Statement on Public Service Recognition Week
April 29, 2014 Letter to Patrick Donahoe, Postmaster General and Chief Executive Officer United States Postal Service - Reject U.S. Post Office-Staples Pilot Program
April 28, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education, Regarding College Banking Practices and Federal Student Aid
April 28, 2014 Representative Mike Thompson Announces $3.4 Million Head Start Grant for Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County
April 28, 2014 Santa Rosa Press Democrat -- Sonoma County Head Start Awarded $3.4 Million Grant
April 22, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Prohibit Harmful Banking Practices Targeting College Campuses
April 17, 2014 Chairman Thompson Statement on the One Year Anniversary of a Senate Minority Blocking Commonsense Criminal Background Check Legislation
April 16, 2014 Napa Valley Register - Napa High Students Get Civics Lessons from Mike Thompson
April 16, 2014 Benicia Herald - Thompson Backs Tougher Penalties for Illegal Marijuana Grow Operations
April 15, 2014 Lake County Record-Bee - Thompson Applauds Unemployment Insurance Extention
April 14, 2014 Reps. Thompson, Huffman, Farr, LaMalfa Applaud Action to Stop Environmental Destruction Caused by Trespass Marijuana Grows
April 14, 2014 165 Bipartisan Members of Congress Co-Author Thompson's Legislation to Transger Management of Lake Berryessa to Bureau of Land Management
April 11, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Joins Bipartisan Trio Caucus
April 10, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Votes Against House Republican's FY 2015 Budget
April 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America - Federal Agencies Should Only Buy United States Flags Made in America
April 8, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Applauds Bipartisan Senate Action on Emergency Unemployment Insurance
April 8, 2014 U.S. Reps. Mike Thompson, Don Young, Mike Michaud, Bill Enyart Announce Veterans Congressional Fellowship Caucus
April 5, 2014 Napa Valley Register - Officials Celebrate Groundbreaking of Napa Flood Bypass
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 4, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Secures 60 Bipartisan Co-Authors for His Legislation Transferring Management of Lake Berryessa to Bureau of Land Management
April 4, 2014 Chairman Mike Thompson and Vice-Chair Elizabeth Esty Lead Call to End Gun Riders in Appropriations Bills
April 1, 2014 Representative Mike Thompson's Medicare Reimbursement Fix Passes Senate, to Be Signed into Law
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 27, 2014 Representative Mike Thompson Introduces Bipartisan Resolution Honoring Women's History Month
March 26, 2014 Thompson, King, Maloney Introduce Legislation to Create Local Jobs, Increase Energy Efficiency
March 25, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader - Research into the Causes of Gun violence
March 25, 2014 Lake County News: Thompson Bill to Provide Expedited Tax Relief for Donations to Typhoon Haiyan Recovery Efforts Passes House
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