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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 22, 2011 Urging the Senate to Pass the Fiscal Year 2012 DHS Appropriations Bill
June 15, 2011 Carter Rallies Texas against EPA Water Permit Rules
June 14, 2011 Carter Moves to Protect Texas Higher Education Freedoms
June 14, 2011 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of the Department of Transportation - Revisions of Provisions Released by the Federal Highway Administration
June 2, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
June 1, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
June 1, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
June 1, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
May 10, 2011 Price of Gasoline
May 4, 2011 Letter to President Obama Regarding FEMA
May 3, 2011 Reasons for High Energy Prices
May 2, 2011 Carter Commends Fort Hood Soliders Key Role in U.S. Victory
April 27, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Withdraw Proposed "Gainful Employment" Regulation
April 19, 2011 Groundbreaking Scheduled for SH 195 Project
April 18, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army of Civil Works - Clean Water Act Program
April 14, 2011 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - National Defense Authorization Act
April 14, 2011 Letter to NASA Administrator Charles Bolden
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
April 7, 2011 Department of Defense and Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
April 6, 2011 No Appropriated Funds
April 1, 2011 Bill Would Ensure Troops Get Paid if Government Shuts Down
April 1, 2011 Carter Calls for Floor Vote on Troops Pay Bill
March 31, 2011 All New Federal Rules Blocked until 2013 under Carter Moratorium on Regulations
March 29, 2011 Federal Regulations
March 22, 2011 Letter to President, Barack Obama
March 21, 2011 Carter Continues Push for Coast Guard Fast Boats on Rio Grande
March 14, 2011 Congressional Review Act
March 9, 2011 The Congressional Review Act
March 3, 2011 Carter Votes to Block IRS 1099 Reporting Nightmare
March 3, 2011 Carter Votes to Block IRS 1099 Reporting Nightmare
March 1, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - America's Energy Security
Feb. 24, 2011 NumbersUSA Endorses Bipartisan "E-LAW" for Mandatory E-Verify
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 18, 2011 Czars Defunded; Greenhouse Gas, Cement Rules Blocked
Feb. 15, 2011 Texas Congressmen File Amendment to Block Funding for EPA Mandates
Feb. 14, 2011 A Valentine Bill for Military Spouses: Improved Employment Opportunities
Feb. 14, 2011 Obama Budget Spends and Taxes Too Much, Cuts Too Little, Doesn't Create Jobs
Feb. 11, 2011 When Bad Rules Cost American Jobs
Feb. 11, 2011 Directing Committees to Review Regulations from Federal Agencies
Feb. 11, 2011 Letter to Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, Environmental Protection Agency
Feb. 10, 2011 Cornyn, Hutchison & Carter Introduce Fort Hood Victims & Families Benefits Protection Act
Feb. 9, 2011 Defunding the Czars: Carter to Offer CR Amendment
Jan. 31, 2011 Carter Praises Court Ruling for Healthcare Freedom
Jan. 26, 2011 Carter Named Vice-Chair of Military Construction Veterans Subcommittee
Jan. 24, 2011 Carter Fights for Texas Independence from EPA Overstep
Jan. 24, 2011 EPA's War on Texas
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Dec. 9, 2010 Federal Throttling of Private Health Plans Challenged by Carter Resolution
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