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Jim Costa's Public Statements on Issue: Housing and Property

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
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Birth Date: 04/13/1952
Birth Place: Fresno, CA
Home City: Fresno, CA
Religion: Catholic
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Date Title
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Acting Director Edward DeMarco, Federal Housing Finance Agency - Do Not Lower Conforming Loan Limits
June 13, 2013 Costa Announces $3.4 Million in Federal Payments to Fresno, Merced, and Madera Counties
April 24, 2013 Letter to Secretary Donovan - Closing of Fresno HUD Office
March 13, 2013 Costa Announces More Than $5.3 Million to Combat Valley Homelessness
July 17, 2012 McClatchy Newspapers - Does size matter? Yosemite National Park advocates think it might
June 25, 2012 Costa Announces $11.4 Million for Community and Economic Development in Kern County
March 27, 2012 Costa Announces $275,000 for Fresno Homeless Veterans
March 27, 2012 Costa Announces $125,000 for Kern County Homeless Veterans
Feb. 17, 2012 Housing Crisis Facing Americans
Feb. 1, 2012 Rep. Waxman and CA Democratic Members Respond to President's Housing Proposal
Oct. 27, 2011 Letter to Attorney General Harris
Oct. 24, 2011 Costa: Tweaks to Housing Policy Not Enough
Oct. 12, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 8, 2011 Letter to Chairman Rogers, Ranking Member Dicks, Chairman Latham and Ranking Member Olver
Dec. 15, 2010 Extending the Tax Cuts
Oct. 29, 2010 Letter to Steven Spears, Executive Director of California Housing Finance Agency
June 10, 2010 Rep. Costa Announces Over $6,000,000 in Housing Funding For Bakersfield
April 22, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency And The Honorable Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary For Civil Works, U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers
Jan. 28, 2010 Rep. Costa Statement Following Obama's State Of The Union Address
Dec. 8, 2009 Jobs Bill
May 15, 2009 Rep. Costa Announces $3 Million In Funding to Remove Lead-Based Paint in Low-Income Homes
March 9, 2009 Rep. Costa Statement On Requesting A Federal Economic Disaster Designation
Oct. 7, 2005 A Statement on Taiwan National Day
Costa Announces $175,000 to Keep Kern Veterans in Permanent Housing
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Housing
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