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Ted Poe's Public Statements

Full Name: Ted Poe
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 2, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carol; 4 Children: Kim, Kara, Kurt, Kellee
Birth Date: 09/10/1948
Birth Place: Temple, TX
Home City: Humble, TX
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Israel
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs/Terrorism
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Marriage Protection
Issue Position: Public Safety and Victim's Rights
Issue Position: Taxes
Issue Position: Jobs
Issue Position: Second Amendment
Issue Position: Terrorism
Issue Position: Taxes/Economy
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Cap & Trade, EPA CO2 Regulations and Climategate
Issue Position: Security
Issue Position: Second Amendment
Issue Position: Pro Life
Issue Position: Federal Budget
Issue Position: Healthcare
Issue Position: Religious Freedom
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Jobs
Issue Position: Healthcare
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Vicitim's Rights
Issue Position: Religious Freedom
Issue Position: Pro-Life
Issue Position: Judicial Branch
Issue Position: Education
June 24, 2014 Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States- Deploy National Guard to the Border
June 17, 2014 Poe Statement on Capture of Benghazi Terrorist--Ahmed Abu Khattala
June 17, 2014 The Vaporizing of Two Years of IRS Emails
June 13, 2014 Poe Introduces House Resolution Supporting Marine In Mexico
June 11, 2014 U.S.-Serbia Alliance
June 11, 2014 Poe Votes for Bill to Ensure Care For Veterans
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
June 3, 2014 Poe Statement on Prisoner Swap
May 29, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
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 Iran is Determined to Have Nukes
May 28, 2014 Federal Employees Abusing Foreign Minors
May 28, 2014 Dying in Lines--U.S. Veterans
May 22, 2014 Poe Votes No on the USA Freedom Act
May 22, 2014 The National Security Agency and Snooping on America
May 22, 2014 Poe Amendments to NDAA Pass the House
May 21, 2014 Boko Haram Strikes
May 20, 2014 Maloney and Poe Push Anti-Human Trafficking Legislation, Restitution for Survivors
May 20, 2014 The Hill - Both parties agree: Time to end human trafficking
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