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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
June 5, 2013 Hearing of the Homeland Security Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee- Homeland Security Subcommittee Chairman John Carter Floor Statement on H.R. 2217
June 5, 2013 Department of Homeland Security Appropriation Act, 2014
May 23, 2013 Congressman Carter Votes to Keep Student Loans from Doubling
May 22, 2013 Chairman Carter Introduces Pro-Life Amendment to Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
May 22, 2013 Chairman Carter and Appropriations Committee Approves FY14 DHS Appropriations Bill
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
May 22, 2013 Hearing of the House Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security - FY2014 Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
May 17, 2013 Chairman Carter Signs on to Repeal Obamacare
May 16, 2013 Hearing of the House Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security - FY2014 Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
May 15, 2013 Appropriations Committee Releases Fiscal Year 2014 Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
May 15, 2013 Chairman Carter and Rep. Williams Outraged Over Fort Hood Sexual Assault Allegations; Demand Action
May 8, 2013 Secure Firearms Act to Reduce Gun Violence introduced by Carter, Cuellar
April 29, 2013 Carter and Gutierrez Speak on House Immigration Working Group Bi-Partisan Reform Efforts
April 29, 2013 DHS Ammo Buy Draws New Scrutiny by Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman John Carter
April 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Prioritize Human Rights in Mexico
April 25, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Repeal Plan B Decision
April 22, 2013 Letter to John McNamera, Vice President of PTR-Precision Technologies Inc. - Relocate to Texas
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 17, 2013 Hearing of the Committee on Appropriations - Customs and Border Protection
April 17, 2013 Bipartisan Group of House Members Release Statement on Immigration Reform
April 16, 2013 Hearing of the Committee on Appropriations - United States Coast Guard
April 15, 2013 First Priorities: Protect the Public, Support Victims and Families of Boston Explosions
April 11, 2013 DHS Enforcement Cuts Blasted in Subcommittee Hearing
April 11, 2013 Department of Homeland Security Enforcement Cuts Blasted in Subcommittee Hearing
April 10, 2013 Obama Budget Decimates DHS Enforcements and Operations
March 26, 2013 Congressional Members Introduce Endangered Species Act Settlement Reform
March 20, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Military Tuition Assistance
March 14, 2013 Hearing of the Homeland Security Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Immigration Enforcement
March 14, 2013 Chairman Carter presses ICE and Director John Morton for answers
March 13, 2013 Hearing of the Homeland Security Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Hurricane Sandy Funding
March 1, 2013 Reps. Maloney & Carter Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Fight Human Trafficking
March 1, 2013 Cornyn, Blumenthal, Carter, Maloney Introduce Bill to Fight Human Trafficking
Feb. 27, 2013 Hearing of the Homeland Security Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Resources for Risk-Based Security
Jan. 31, 2013 Carter, Ruppersberger Named Co-Chairs of Bipartisan House Army Caucus
Jan. 23, 2013 House Passes No Budget - No Pay Act
Jan. 7, 2013 Carter Calls for Employer Nominations for 2013 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award
Jan. 3, 2013 Carter Sworn into 6th Term, Chairmanship of Homeland Security Subcommittee
Jan. 1, 2013 Carter Votes Against Tax and Spend Fiscal Cliff Deal, Blocks Obama Attempt to Raise Federal Pay
Dec. 20, 2012 Carter Calls for Gun Owners to Secure their Firearms
Dec. 20, 2012 Carter Reaffirms Support for Israel
Oct. 25, 2012 Administration Responses to Benghazi and Ft. Hood Demonstrate Pattern of Denial
Sept. 20, 2012 Stop the War on Coal Act of 2012
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 11, 2012 Carter Calls for Prayer, Vigilance, and Resolve on 9-11
Sept. 7, 2012 Obama Failure to Comply with Sequestration Transparency Act Shows Bad Faith
Sept. 7, 2012 Autumn of Despair for the Jobless Ushered in by Obama Policies
Aug. 23, 2012 Texas Republicans Support ICE Agents Suing Administration Over Amnesty Program
Aug. 21, 2012 Carter Denounces Salamander Proposal
July 31, 2012 Sequestration: The Destruction of the United States Military
July 30, 2012 Carter Fights to Protect Historic Welfare Reform Law
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