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John Carter's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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
Issue Position: Supporting Our Troops and Fighting Terrorism
June 20, 2014 House Votes for Service Member Pay Increase
March 14, 2014 Congressman Carter Questions Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel
Nov. 14, 2013 The Cost of Being Politically Correct
Nov. 11, 2013 PJ Media - Texas Lawmakers Ready for Fight to Overturn Fort Hood 'Workplace Violence' Label
Nov. 5, 2013 Congressman Carter Observes Anniversary of Fort Hood Shooting
Oct. 25, 2013 Letter to Anthony Ierardi, Major General 1st Calvary Division HQ - Clarification on Recent Media Reports
Oct. 9, 2013 Standing for Families of our Fallen Heroes
Oct. 5, 2013 Targeting Religion on Military Posts
Oct. 4, 2013 The Real Truth
Sept. 29, 2013 Carter Supports Soldiers and Their Families Regardless of Senate Politics
Sept. 28, 2013 Pay Our Military Act
Sept. 18, 2013 Reps. Carter and Williams Introduce New Bill to Help Fort hood Victims
Sept. 18, 2013 Fort Hood Heroes Act
Sept. 18, 2013 Fort Hood Heroes Act
Sept. 2, 2013 Cornyn, Carter, Williams Unveil New Bill to Support Victims of Fort Hood Shooting
Aug. 28, 2013 "Good Riddance" to Nidal Hasan
June 25, 2013 Chairman Carter focuses on Fort Hood community in the face of reductions
May 15, 2013 Chairman Carter and Rep. Williams Outraged Over Fort Hood Sexual Assault Allegations; Demand Action
April 16, 2013 Hearing of the Committee on Appropriations - United States Coast Guard
April 11, 2013 DHS Enforcement Cuts Blasted in Subcommittee Hearing
March 20, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Military Tuition Assistance
Jan. 7, 2013 Carter Calls for Employer Nominations for 2013 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award
May 31, 2012 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
May 16, 2012 Carter Wins Ft Hood Purple Heart Language in NDAA
Dec. 21, 2011 America's Greatest Christmas Gift: Victory in Iraq
Dec. 16, 2011 New Fort Hood Resolution Officially Recognizes Shooting as Islamic Terror Attack
Dec. 14, 2011 Fort Hood Shootings: Workplace Violence or Terrorism?
Dec. 13, 2011 2-of-3 Ft Hood Attack Reform Bills Included in NDAA: Carter Continues Floor Push for Denied Combat Status for Victims
July 6, 2011 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2012
May 2, 2011 Carter Commends Fort Hood Soliders Key Role in U.S. Victory
April 14, 2011 House Passes Continuing Resolution to Cut $312 Billion Over Ten Years
April 14, 2011 Carter Pushes Combat Status for Fort Hood Casualties
April 8, 2011 Carter Rejects Paycheck for Duration of Shutdown
Feb. 14, 2011 A Valentine Bill for Military Spouses: Improved Employment Opportunities
Jan. 26, 2011 Carter Named Vice-Chair of Military Construction Veterans Subcommittee
Nov. 19, 2010 Carter/IRC Border Report Calls for Military Response to Southern Border Crisis
June 30, 2010 Carter Votes for Expanded Benefit to Parents Who Lose Children in Military Service
June 10, 2010 Carter Pre-Approves Israeli Military Strike on Iran
June 1, 2010 Fort Hood Justice -- On to the Senate
May 26, 2010 Military Whistleblower Protections Amendment Offered to Defense Authorization
May 25, 2010 Carter to Introduce Active Shooter Amendment to Defense Authorization
April 8, 2010 Military Spouse Residency Relief Act Introduced In U.S. House And Senate
March 20, 2010 House Republicans Turn Back Sneak Attempt To Force Tricare Into Healthcare Takeover
Feb. 2, 2010 Fort Hood
Jan. 19, 2010 Fort Hood Report Ignores Radical Islam, Demands Congressional Action
Dec. 11, 2009 New Military Whistleblower Protections Targeted To Thwart Repeat Of Fort Hood Shootings
Nov. 19, 2009 Carter Pushes Bill To Move New York Terrorist Trials Back To Military Courts
Nov. 2, 2009 Military Spouses Residency Relief Act
Nov. 2, 2009 Carter Military Spouse Bill Set To Pass House Monday
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