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Tom Cole's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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: Economy
May 30, 2014 Recognizing AbilityOne Program
March 12, 2014 Still Waiting for Approval of Keystone 2,000 Days Later
Feb. 10, 2014 Obstacles for Workers and Job Creators
Feb. 3, 2014 Blog: For Year of Action, President Must Work with Congress
Jan. 28, 2014 Cole Statement on 2014 State of the Union Address
Jan. 27, 2014 Blog: Obama's Unproductive Year
Jan. 14, 2014 Appropriations Bill Provides COLA for Hourly Federal Workers
Jan. 13, 2014 American Dream Proves Elusive Under Obama
Nov. 21, 2013 Cole, Cartwright Introduce Support the Wage Grade Employee Parity Act
Oct. 21, 2013 We Must Lead and Find Real Solutions
Oct. 10, 2013 Moving in the Right Direction
Oct. 5, 2013 Cole Votes to Protect Federal Workers
Oct. 3, 2013 House Members Call on DOD to Lift Unnecessary Furloughs
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
April 23, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Civilian Furloughs
March 18, 2013 Congressman Tom Cole's Weekly Column - House and Senate Present Budget Plans
March 15, 2013 House Passes SKILLS Act with Rep. Young Amendment to Protect Alaska Native Workforce Development Grants
March 6, 2013 Cole Comments on Passage of Bill to Avoid Government Shutdown, Revise Sequester
Feb. 12, 2013 Cole Comments on State of the Union Address
Jan. 7, 2013 Congressman Tom Cole's Weekly Column - Permanent Tax Cuts Pave the Way for Fiscal Discipline
Nov. 5, 2012 Jobs Report Shows Continuing Challenges
Oct. 1, 2012 Tax Hikes are Wrong Approach to Sluggish Economy
Sept. 24, 2012 Work Requirements are Vital to Success of Welfare Reform
Sept. 20, 2012 Cole Applauds Passage of Welfare Work Requirements Legislation
May 7, 2012 Young Jobseekers Struggle in Tough Economy
Jan. 23, 2012 Obama's Keystone Decision Puts Politics Over Jobs
Dec. 20, 2011 Cole Urges One-Year Extension of Payroll Tax Holiday
Dec. 18, 2011 Cole Comments on Senate Payroll Tax Plan
Dec. 13, 2011 Cole Votes to Extend Payroll Tax Cut
Sept. 12, 2011 Obama Jobs Plan Could Prove Costly
Sept. 9, 2011 Tulsa World - Obama's Speech Draws Little Support from Oklahoma's Congressional Delegation
Sept. 7, 2011 Government Regulations Prevent Job Growth
Sept. 2, 2011 Lankford Statement on August Unemployment Report
Dec. 20, 2010 Weekly Column - December 20, 2010
June 22, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar Secretary Department of the Interior
Sept. 24, 2009 Unemployment Compensation Extension Act Of 2009
Aug. 21, 2006 Modernizing Retirement Security Laws on Behalf of Workers, Retirees, Taxpayers
July 29, 2006 Congressman Cole Votes to Protect Worker's Pensions
March 31, 2004 Sense of the House Regarding Rules of Compensation for Civilian Employees and Members of the Uniformed Services of the United States
March 9, 2004 Jobs, Economy, and Taxes
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Jobs
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Securing Our Borders
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