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Jim Costa's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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
March 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Urging U.S. Military to End Presumptive Ban on Sikh Articles of Faith
Feb. 8, 2011 Rep. Costa Calls on President to Reverse Army Secretary's Decision
June 25, 2009 Hearing Of The Middle East And South Asia Subcommittee Of The House Foreign Affairs Committee - A Regional Overview Of South Asia - Transcript
June 16, 2009 Hearing Of The Europe Subcommitee Of The House Foreign Affairs Committee - Strengthening The Transatlantic Alliance: An Overview Of The Obama Administration's Policies In Europe
May 5, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The House Foreign Affairs Committee - From Strategy To Implementation: The Future Of The Pakistan-U.S. Relationship
Sept. 16, 2008 Hearing of the Middle East and South Asia Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee: Defeating Al Queda's Air Force: Pakistan's F-16 Program in the Fight Against Terrorism
Aug. 29, 2008 President Signs Feinstein-Chambliss-Nunes-Costa Legislation to Protect Benefits of America's Military "Sole Survivors"
Aug. 1, 2008 Rep. Costa Announces Passage Of The Hubbard Act
Aug. 1, 2008 Congress Passes Feinstein-Chambliss-Nunes-Costa Legislation to Protect Benefits of America's Military "Sole Survivors"
May 23, 2008 Costa Urges Armed Services Committee To Resolve
April 16, 2008 Reps. Costa and Nunes Along With Senators Feinstein and Chambliss Introduce Hubbard Act
April 16, 2008 Chambliss Introduces Legislation to Ensure "Sole Survivors" Who Leave Military Service Receive Full Separation Benefits
Sept. 12, 2007 Nunes Arrives in Iraq
Sept. 5, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs - Iraqi Benchmarks: An Objective Assessment
May 23, 2007 Costa Urges Armed Services Committee To Resolve
May 13, 2005 Congressman Costa Responds to Base Closure Announcement
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