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John Carter's Public Statements

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
April 23, 2008 Carter Co-Sponsors Housing Legislation
April 23, 2008 Carter Statement on Petraeus and Odierno Recommendation
April 16, 2008 New G.I. Bill Introduced in Congress
April 15, 2008 Colombia Free Trade Agreement
April 10, 2008 Hearing of the Homeland Security Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Department of Homeland Security Budget Request for Fiscal Year 2009
April 10, 2008 Hearing of the Military Construction Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee-European Command
April 10, 2008 Mr. Carter--Don't Meet with Hamas
April 9, 2008 Our Ongoing Military and Diplomatic Mission in Iraq
April 9, 2008 Carter Statement on Petraeus/Crocker Report
April 8, 2008 Republican Leaders Unveil Principles for Housing Legislation
April 7, 2008 Carter Returns from Colombia
April 2, 2008 Hearing of the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee-Defense Spending
April 1, 2008 Carter Statement Following Meeting With Federal Reserve Chairman Bernanke
March 14, 2008 Dems Latest FISA Bill Dead on Arrival in Senate
March 13, 2008 Carter Statement on Majority's Bloated Budget
March 11, 2008 Carter Backs Petition to Force Vote on Border Security Bill
March 7, 2008 Carter Statement Defending Home Schooled Families Against California Ruling
March 5, 2008 Carter: "Democrats' Budget Leaves Texans in the Red."
Feb. 29, 2008 Carter: "Integrity and Accountability in Congress Should Be a Priority."
Feb. 27, 2008 Carter: "Increasing the Cost of Domestic Energy Only Increases the Cost at the Pump and in our Homes."
Feb. 25, 2008 News Update for Feb. 25, 2008
Feb. 14, 2008 Democrats Allow Protect America Act to Expire
Feb. 13, 2008 Carter Statement on Signing of Economic Stimulus Package
Feb. 13, 2008 Carter: "The Time to Protect America is Now."
Feb. 13, 2008 Carter Stongly Urges House to Pass Critical Intelligence Bill
Feb. 7, 2008 Carter Supports Higher ED Reauth. Act
Feb. 7, 2008 Hearing of the Military Construction Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Military Quality of Life
Feb. 7, 2008 Dems Block Vote to Clean up Earmark Process
Feb. 6, 2008 City of Berkeley Receives Congressional Condemnation
Feb. 5, 2008 Protecting the American People from Higher Taxes is not on the Priority List
Feb. 4, 2008 Carter Statement on President's Proposed Budget
Jan. 29, 2008 Carter Statement on Passage of Economic Growth Plan
Jan. 29, 2008 Carter: "We Have an Opportunity to Change the Way We Do Business in Washington."
Jan. 28, 2008 Carter Response to State of the Union Address
Jan. 23, 2008 Carter Co-Sponsors Economic Growth Act of 2008
Jan. 23, 2008 Carter Statement on Sustainment of SCHIP Veto
Jan. 18, 2008 Carter Statement on President's Economic Growth Plan
Jan. 16, 2008 Press Conference with Rep. Putnam (R-FL); Rep. Boehner (R-OH); Rep. Blunt (R-MO); Rep. Granger (R-TX); Rep Carter (R-TX)
Dec. 18, 2007 Carter Statement Opposing Dem Massive Spending Bill
Dec. 18, 2007 Carter Statement On Passage Of "No Energy" Bill
Dec. 6, 2007 Carter: "Energy Bill Produces Nothing But More Taxes."
Dec. 5, 2007 Democrats Wage A War On American Jobs
Nov. 6, 2007 Veterans Funding
Oct. 31, 2007 Carter Opposes Massive Expansion Of Government Program
Oct. 31, 2007 Motion to Go to Conference on H.R. 3043, Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
Oct. 23, 2007 Condemning the Actions of September 7, 2007, Resulting in Damage to the Vietnam Veterans War Memorial
Oct. 23, 2007 Carter's Vietnam Vandalism Bill Passes House Unanimously
Oct. 23, 2007 Carter: "We Are Disrespecting Our Troops."
Oct. 18, 2007 Carter: "Now That The Political Games Are Over, Let's Get These Kids Insured."
Oct. 17, 2007 Carter: "We Don't Owe American Rights To Terrorists"
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