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Jim Costa's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Jim Costa
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 16, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 16
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 04/13/1952
Birth Place: Fresno, CA
Home City: Fresno, CA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
July 29, 2014 Costa's Victims of Child Abuse Reauthorization Act Headed to President's Desk
July 28, 2014 Victims of Child Abuse Act Reauthorization Act of 2013
July 25, 2014 Reps. Costa and Poe React to NFL's "Punishment" for RB Ray Rice
May 29, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
April 9, 2014 National Crime Victims' Rights Week
April 3, 2014 Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Dec. 11, 2013 Costa, Poe Introduce Legislation to Protect Child Abuse Victims
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder - Ron Davis Being Sworn-In to Lead Federal COPS Program
Sept. 18, 2013 Costa Announces Funds to Hire Police Officers, Improve Safety
Aug. 2, 2013 Costa Applauds Sikh Hate Crime Decision
June 6, 2013 Costa, Poe Introduce Bill to Protect Crime Victims Fund
May 17, 2013 Letter to Advisory Board Members, U.S. Department of Justice - Anti-Sikh Hate Crime Status
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
Feb. 28, 2013 House Finishes the Job for Crime Victims & Their Families
Feb. 20, 2013 Costa Applauds California Highway Patrol Officers Receiving Medal of Valor
Feb. 5, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act
Sept. 21, 2012 Do-Nothing Congress
May 24, 2012 Costa Announces $34 Million for Financial Assistance to California Crime Victims
May 16, 2012 Costa Urges Bipartisanship to Protect Women and Children
May 16, 2012 Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Act
May 14, 2012 Roll Call - Darrell Issa Keeps Pursuing Contempt
April 27, 2012 National Crime Victims' Rights Week
April 18, 2012 Congressmen Cardoza and Costa Congratulate UC Merced Violence Prevention Program on Prestigious Award
April 18, 2012 Congressmen Costa and Cardoza Congratulate UC Merced Violence Prevention Program on Prestigious Award
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
Oct. 25, 2011 Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Jan. 8, 2011 Rep. Costa Statement On Shooting In Arizona
Oct. 19, 2010 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General, US Department of Justice, Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and John Walsh, Acting Comptroller of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency - Requesting Investigations into Wrongdoing by Financial Institutions
June 11, 2010 Letter to Chief Shortnacy, Kings County Narcotic and Gang Task Force
April 20, 2010 Reps. Costa And Poe Announce Passage Of National Crime Victims' Rights Week Act
April 29, 2009 Reps. Costa and Poe Annouce Passage Of National Crime Victims' Rights Week Act
April 15, 2008 Supporting the Mission and Goals of National Crime Victims' Rights Week
June 22, 2007 Rep. Costa Announces State Criminal Alien Assistance Program Reimbursement Funds
Feb. 1, 2007 Introduction of 2007 National Crime Victims' Rights Week Resolution
Jan. 31, 2007 Further Continuing Appropriations, Fiscal Year 2007
Sept. 13, 2006 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2965, Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of 2006
April 26, 2006 Victims Rights Week
April 5, 2006 Introduction of Victims' Rights Week Resolution
Sept. 14, 2005 Children's Safety Act of 2005
April 20, 2005 Congressman Costa Supports Victims of Crime Act Fund
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Victim's Rights
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Standing Up for Victims' Rights
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