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Jim Matheson's Public Statements

Full Name: James 'Jim' David Matheson
Office: U.S. House (UT) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Amy; 2 Children: William, Harris
Birth Date: 03/21/1960
Birth Place: Salt Lake City, UT
Home City: Salt Lake City, UT
Religion: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Date Title
June 24, 2014 North American Energy Infrastructure Act
June 19, 2014 Matheson Introduces Bill to Improve ENERGY STAR Participation
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
May 30, 2014 Matheson Statement on the Resignation of VA Secretary Eric Shinseki
May 29, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - LIFO Language in House Republican Tax Proposal
May 8, 2014 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman Committee on Energy and Commerce - Hearing on National Climate Assessment
May 7, 2014 Matheson Statement on IRS Controversy Votes
May 2, 2014 Want Lower Taxes? Share Your Ideas
April 25, 2014 E-Newsletter: Improving Emergency Care for Our Children
April 22, 2014 Opinion: Water Storage is Critical to Utah's Prosperity
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 14, 2014 Letter to Mary Landrieu, Chairwoman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - Strengthen Our National Forests
April 3, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Keep Medicare Advantage Rates Flat
March 26, 2014 Matheson, Hatch Introduce Bill to Ensure Emergency Medical Services for Children
March 25, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Give Working Families an Opportunity to Obtain the Health Insurance They Need
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 14, 2014 Reichert, Matheson, Miller Introduce Legislation to Protect "Good Samaritans"
March 13, 2014 Blog: Caring for Pets, Saving Money
March 10, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D
March 4, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid - Bipartisan Lawmakers Defend Medicare
March 4, 2014 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Payroll Card Abuse
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - TRICARE
Feb. 27, 2014 Matheson Votes to Help Grow Small Businesses
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Jan. 29, 2014 Statement on the Farm Bill
Jan. 15, 2014 Matheson Statement on Budget Agreement
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units
Jan. 15, 2014 Newsletter - Jim Matheson
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader - Medicare Advantage Plants
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Chairman Paul Ryan, Chairwoman Patty Murray, Ranking Member Chris Van Hollen, and Ranking Member Jeff Sessions - Payment in Lieu of Taxes Program
Nov. 19, 2013 Pancreatic Cancer and Sequestration
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Secretary Ernest Moniz, Department of Energy - Application Approvals To Export More Natural Gas
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Dan Ashe, Director of the US Fish and Wildlife Service - Fully De-list the Gray Wolf
Nov. 12, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Department of Energy Ernest Moniz - Open Access to Asian LNG Markets
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 29, 2013 E-Newsletter: Breast Cancer Awareness
Oct. 25, 2013 E-newsletter: Long-Term, Commonsense Solution
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Oct. 15, 2013 E-Newsletter: This Nonsense Has Gone On Long Enough
Oct. 11, 2013 E-Newsletter: Bipartisan Plan
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Acting Director Edward DeMarco, Federal Housing Finance Agency - Do Not Lower Conforming Loan Limits
Oct. 9, 2013 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader - Pass Big, Bipartisan Budget Deal
Oct. 4, 2013 Salt Lake Tribune - Matheson Has a Way Out of the Shutdown
Oct. 4, 2013 Matheson Supports Bipartisan Plan To End Government Shutdown
Oct. 3, 2013 Salt Lake Tribune - Utah's Matheson Joins Bipartisan Group Seeking Shutdown End
Sept. 28, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act
Sept. 19, 2013 The Medical Device Industry
Sept. 3, 2013 Newsletter - Unique Education Opportunity
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