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Ted Poe's Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

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: Security
July 8, 2014 Crisis at the Border
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States- Deploy National Guard to the Border
May 8, 2014 Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Bill to Extend, Reform Special Immigrant Visa Program
April 1, 2014 Foreign Criminals
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Strong Protections Following GAO Report of Sexual Abuse at Immigration Detention Facilities
Aug. 16, 2013 Houston Chronicle - It's Time to Get Serious about Border Security
Aug. 2, 2013 Wall Street Journal - House Weighs More Guest-Worker Visas in Immigration Bill
July 25, 2013 Poe: Inflammatory Comments Are out of Touch with Reality and Do Nothing to Fix Our Broken Immigration System
June 20, 2013 Poe Hails Passage of the Safe Act
June 5, 2013 Poe Hails Passage of Amendment to Streghthen Border Communications
June 4, 2013 Chairman Poe Announces Introduction of IRC Border Protection Strategy
June 4, 2013 Border Enforcement Bill "Critical"
May 16, 2013 Congressman Ted Poe Meets with Consul General P. Harish
April 24, 2013 Immigration Reform
April 11, 2013 IRC Calls for Commitment to Regular Order
March 11, 2013 Letter to the Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano - Release of Detained, Undocumented Immigrants
Feb. 15, 2013 Reps. Zoe Lofgren and Ted Poe Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Americans' Privacy Rights from Domestic Drones
Feb. 6, 2013 Poe Named Chairman of Immigration Reform Caucus, Holds Kickoff Meeting
Jan. 15, 2013 Congressman Brad Sherman and Congressman Ted Poe Introduce Bill to Add Israel to the U.S. Visa Waiver Program
Jan. 3, 2013 Congressman Ted Poe Sworn in for 5th Term
Dec. 12, 2012 Take Them Back Home
Nov. 30, 2012 Stem Jobs Act of 2012
Nov. 30, 2012 Poe Votes "Yes" on STEM Jobs Act
Sept. 19, 2012 Poe Cosponsors STEM Jobs Act
June 18, 2012 Chief Ignorer of the Law
June 15, 2012 Poe Reacts to Administration's Immigration Announcement
May 30, 2012 Secure Border Act of 2011
March 27, 2012 Take Your Criminal Outlaws Back
March 27, 2012 The Monitor - Surplus Military Gear Sought by Texas Border Officials
March 26, 2012 Poe and Cuellar: Send Surplus Equipment to the U.S.-Mexico Border
March 8, 2012 Modern-Day Slavery
Feb. 29, 2012 The Great Ruler Page II
Dec. 13, 2011 Arizona Versus the Feds
Dec. 13, 2011 Daily Caller - SEND Veteran Iraq Equipment to Secure our Border
Nov. 16, 2011 Send Surplus Military Equipment to Border
Nov. 2, 2011 Border Patrol Agent Jesus Diaz
Oct. 25, 2011 Deport Foriegn Criminals
Oct. 21, 2011 Human Events - All Hail the Chief Ignorer of the Law (Especially Illegal Immigrants)
Oct. 12, 2011 Immigration
Oct. 11, 2011 Justice Department Credibility in Question
Sept. 20, 2011 Old West Style
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Minority Leader Pelosi, Majority Leader Cantor and Minority Whip Hoyer
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 8, 2011 Chief Enforcer of the Law, or Chief Ignorer of the Law
June 16, 2011 Congressman Poe Introduces Deport Foreign Convicted Criminals Act
June 2, 2011 Poe Hails Passage of Border Security and Immigration Amendments
June 1, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
June 1, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
May 24, 2011 Johnson bill to end tax credit to illegal immigrants
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