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Betty McCollum's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

Full Name: Betty McCollum
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 4, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Katie, Sean
Birth Date: 07/12/1954
Birth Place: Saint Paul, MN
Home City: Saint Paul, MN
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Michael Huerta, Federal Aviation Administration - Urging FAA to Not Allow Cell Phone Calls in Flight
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
June 12, 2013 Twin Cities - McCollum Calls for Scrapping CIA Drone Program
Jan. 29, 2013 St. Paul Central High School Wins Minnesota High School Science Bowl and Spot in National Finals
Jan. 18, 2012 Congresswoman McCollum: SOPA Threatens Personal Privacy, Undermines Freedom on the Web
Aug. 22, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner and Leader Pelosi
July 4, 2011 Echo Press -- Minnesota delegation calls on FDA to cut red tape in review process for medical devices
July 1, 2011 Hot Dish Blog -- MN delegation wants less red tape at FDA
April 8, 2011 Disapproving FCC Internet and Broadband Regulations
April 1, 2011 Congresswoman McCollum Calls for End to U.S. Taxpayer Support for Cuba Broadcasting
March 17, 2011 Prohibiting Federal Funding on National Public Radio
Feb. 16, 2011 Blumenauer, House Dems Fight Cuts to Public Broadcasting
Feb. 15, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 11, 2011 Congresswoman McCollum Vows to Fight Irresponsible Republican Cuts to Public Broadcasting
Sept. 13, 2010 Congresswoman McCollum Meets with Fourth District Technology Leaders to Discuss Sector's Role in Economy and Minnesota's Future
July 28, 2010 The Telework Improvement Act
July 14, 2008 H.R. 6304, Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Amendments Act
April 3, 2008 FISA Amendments Act of 2008
Dec. 4, 2007 Remarks by Congresswoman Betty McCollum (D-MN) on the Release of the 12th Annual MediaWise "Video Game Report Card"
June 22, 2005 Letter to the Editor from Congresswoman Betty McCollum
Jan. 28, 2005 New Report Released on the Impact of Interactive Media on Children
Nov. 23, 2004 New 'Virtual Presidential Assassin' Game Reaches Appalling New Low
Nov. 16, 2004 Letter to the Honorable Dennis Hastert, House Speaker
Oct. 13, 2004 Letter to FCC Chairman Michael Powell
Oct. 13, 2004 Pelosi, Hoyer and 83 House Democrats Ask FCC to Investigate Broadcasting of Anti-Kerry Film
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