Representative Tom Cole's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Tom Cole
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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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 7/02/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Policies Putting Child Immigrants at Risk 6/30/14 Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Hobby Lobby 6/26/14 House Passes Pro-Domestic Energy Legislation 6/26/14 Heitkamp Bill to Stand up for Native Children Introduced in U.S. House 6/25/14 Hearing of the House Rules Committee - Biennial Budgeting and Enhanced Oversight Act of 2014 6/20/14 Letter to President Barack Obama, President of the United States 6/19/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Immigration 6/19/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ensuring Religious Minorities are Protected 6/18/14 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015 6/11/14 Cole Supports Accountability of Department of Veterans Affairs 6/05/14 Cole Opposes Use of Fort Sill as Juvenile Detention Facility for Illegal Minors 6/02/14 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Bring the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act to a Vote 6/02/14 Cole Statement on Release of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl 5/30/14 Recognizing AbilityOne Program 5/30/14 Delaney, Cole Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Create Social Security Commission 5/29/14 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - LIFO Language in House Republican Tax Proposal 5/29/14 Congressmen Blumenauer, Cole introduce Rural Wind Energy Development Act 5/22/14 Cole Supports National Defense Authorization Act for FY15 5/21/14 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2015 5/19/14 Kilmer, Cole Introduce Bipartisan Amendment to Stop Future Furloughs of Civilian Workers at Military Work Sites 5/16/14 Cole Supports Case to Overturn Obamacare 5/16/14 Red Cross Continues Tornado Recovery Efforts in Oklahoma 5/08/14 House Establishes Select Committee for Benghazi Investigation 5/07/14 Providing for Consideration of HR 4438, American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014 5/07/14 House Holds Lois Lerner in Contempt of Congress 5/01/14 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2015 5/01/14 Fiscal Year 2015 Legislative Branch Appropriations Bill Approved by House 5/01/14 Fiscal Year 2015 Legislative Branch Appropriations Bill Approved by House 4/30/14 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 4/28/14 It's Time to Make a Decision 4/21/14 The Need for Simplicity