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Tom Cole's Public Statements

Full Name: Tom Cole
Office: U.S. House (OK) - District 4, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 4
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Ellen; 1 Child: Mason
Birth Date: 04/28/1949
Birth Place: Shreveport, LA
Home City: Moore, OK
Religion: United Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: Providing the Best Educational Opportunities
Issue Position: Seniors
Issue Position: Protecting our Values
Issue Position: Native Americans
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: Strengthening Rural America
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Providing Prescription Medicines and Protecting Social Security
Issue Position: Reducing Our Dependence on Foreign Oil
Issue Position: Protecting our Agricultural Interests
Issue Position: Working to Protect Fort Sill and Tinker Air Force Base
Issue Position: Securing Our Nation's Borders
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Stimulating the Economy -- Creating Jobs
Issue Position: Strengthening Our Military -- Honoring Our Veterans
Issue Position: Protecting Our Neighbors
Issue Position: Eliminating Wasteful Spending
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Policies Putting Child Immigrants at Risk
June 30, 2014 Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Hobby Lobby
June 26, 2014 House Passes Pro-Domestic Energy Legislation
June 26, 2014 Heitkamp Bill to Stand up for Native Children Introduced in U.S. House
June 25, 2014 Hearing of the House Rules Committee - Biennial Budgeting and Enhanced Oversight Act of 2014
June 20, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama, President of the United States
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Immigration
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ensuring Religious Minorities are Protected
June 18, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 11, 2014 Cole Supports Accountability of Department of Veterans Affairs
June 5, 2014 Cole Opposes Use of Fort Sill as Juvenile Detention Facility for Illegal Minors
June 2, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Bring the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act to a Vote
June 2, 2014 Cole Statement on Release of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl
May 30, 2014 Recognizing AbilityOne Program
May 30, 2014 Delaney, Cole Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Create Social Security Commission
May 29, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - LIFO Language in House Republican Tax Proposal
May 29, 2014 Congressmen Blumenauer, Cole introduce Rural Wind Energy Development Act
May 22, 2014 Cole Supports National Defense Authorization Act for FY15
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2015
May 19, 2014 Kilmer, Cole Introduce Bipartisan Amendment to Stop Future Furloughs of Civilian Workers at Military Work Sites
May 16, 2014 Cole Supports Case to Overturn Obamacare
May 16, 2014 Red Cross Continues Tornado Recovery Efforts in Oklahoma
May 8, 2014 House Establishes Select Committee for Benghazi Investigation
May 7, 2014 Providing for Consideration of HR 4438, American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014
May 7, 2014 House Holds Lois Lerner in Contempt of Congress
May 1, 2014 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2015
May 1, 2014 Fiscal Year 2015 Legislative Branch Appropriations Bill Approved by House
May 1, 2014 Fiscal Year 2015 Legislative Branch Appropriations Bill Approved by House
April 30, 2014 Providing for Consideration of HR 4486, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015; and Providing for Consideration of HR 4487, Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2015
April 28, 2014 It's Time to Make a Decision
April 21, 2014 The Need for Simplicity
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