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John Carter's Public Statements on Issue: Legislative Branch

Full Name: John R. Carter
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 31, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 31
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Erika; 4 Children: Gilianne, Johnny, Teddy, Danielle
Birth Date: 11/06/1941
Birth Place: Houston, TX
Home City: Round Rock, TX
Religion: Christian
Date Title
July 18, 2014 House: 7 - Senate: 0
Nov. 21, 2013 The Senate Goes Nuclear
Oct. 11, 2013 Letter to Acting Chairwoman Mignon Clyburn, Federal Communications Commission - The Lifeline "Obamaphone" Program Symbolizes Everything That's Wrong in Washington
Jan. 31, 2013 Carter, Ruppersberger Named Co-Chairs of Bipartisan House Army Caucus
July 22, 2011 U.S. House Cuts Its Own Funding
Feb. 11, 2011 Directing Committees to Review Regulations from Federal Agencies
Nov. 29, 2010 The Rule of Law: Federal Regulations
Nov. 16, 2010 ustice Denied: Rangel Found Guilty of 11 Ethics Charges Two Weeks AFTER Election
July 22, 2010 Rangel Findings Confirm House Corruption
April 8, 2010 Carter, Colleagues Draw Link Between AIG Bonus Scandal, Wild Federal Spending, And Systemic Ethics Violations In U.S. House
March 10, 2010 Joint Statement By House Republican Leaders On GOP Proposal To Unilaterally Ban Earmarks
March 3, 2010 Rangel Removal A First Step In Restoring House Rule Of Law
Jan. 14, 2010 Letter to Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House Of Representatives - Health Care Reform Legislation Available on the Internet
Sept. 30, 2009 New Rangel Financial Violations Demand Removal From Ways And Means Chairmanship
Sept. 15, 2009 A House Of Hypocrisy
July 27, 2009 Carter Calls For Special Orders On Capitol Grounds If Democrats Again Censor Floor Speeches
July 27, 2009 Carter Calls For Special Orders On Capitol Grounds If Democrats Again Censor Floor Speeches
Feb. 4, 2009 Process to Remove Rangel from Ways and Means Chairmanship Begun in House
Nov. 5, 2008 Carter Wins Re-Election; Makes Bid for Conference Secretary
Sept. 18, 2008 Democrats Block Removal of Rep. Rangel
Feb. 29, 2008 Carter: "Integrity and Accountability in Congress Should Be a Priority."
Jan. 28, 2008 Carter Response to State of the Union Address
May 11, 2005 Constituent Services
Nov. 16, 2004 Welcoming New Republican Members of Congress
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