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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
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Nov. 3, 2011 Cancel CLASS
Nov. 2, 2011 Governor and Congressional Delegation React to Announcement on Hill Air Force Base
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to Michael Donley, Secretary of the United States Air Force
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to Congressman Hensarling, Senator Murray, and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 26, 2011 Long-term Health Care Program Unsustainable, Should be Repealed
Oct. 24, 2011 Allowing Prepayment of Federal Contracts with the Uintah Water Conservancy District
Oct. 24, 2011 Matheson Uintah County Water Prepayment Bill Passes the House
Oct. 21, 2011 Matheson S0tatement on the Death of Libyan Dictator al Qadhafi
Oct. 12, 2011 United States-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
Sept. 22, 2011 Transparency In Regulatory Analysis of Impacts on the Nation Act of 2011
Sept. 20, 2011 Utah Congressional Delegation Introduces Legislation to Address Growing Threat From Prairie Dogs
Sept. 14, 2011 Letter to Members of Joint Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 9, 2011 In Honor of the Tenth Anniversary of September 11, 2001
Sept. 8, 2011 Utah Congressional Delegation Supports Locally Driven Wilderness Approach
Sept. 6, 2011 Matheson Says Jobs Speech Should Include Bipartisan Business Initiative
Aug. 1, 2011 Matheson Supports Bipartisan Deficit Reduction Bill
July 19, 2011 Time Has Come to Impose Spending Discipline
July 13, 2011 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 23, 2011 Bipartisan Letter Urges Renewable Energy Incentives for Non-Profits
June 3, 2011 Matheson introduces 'FUEL Act'
May 19, 2011 Stearns Asks NFL Commissioner and Executive Director of Players Association for Views on Testing for Human Growth Hormone (HGH)
May 11, 2011 Matheson: Bring Private Sector Earnings Home to USA, For Economic Growth, Deficit Reduction
May 4, 2011 Matheson Bill Seeks Study of Cumulative Costs, Benefits from Looming EPA Rules
May 3, 2011 Barrow, Blue Dogs Endorse Bill to Boost American-made Transportation Fuel Supply
May 1, 2011 Statement on Death of Osama bin Laden
April 27, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
April 21, 2011 Matheson says Promoting Natural Gas Fueled Vehicles is a Win-Win-Win for Utahns
April 19, 2011 Matheson Champions Bill to Protect Sanctity of Military Funerals
April 19, 2011 Matheson Statement on U.S.-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement
April 18, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Lisa Jackson and the Honorable Jo-Ellen Darcy
April 13, 2011 Matheson Backs RECA Expansion; Utahns Sickened By Radiation Exposure Would Gain Coverage
April 13, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ed Whitfield Chairman Subcommittee on Energy and Power House Committee on Energy and Commerce
April 12, 2011 Matheson Renews Fight to Stop Resumption of Nuke Weapons Testing
April 9, 2011 Matheson Statement on Budget Agreement
April 7, 2011 Matheson Bill Seeks Information on Consequences of Cumulative Effect of EPA Regs
April 6, 2011 Matheson Bill Empowers Pet Owners Who Buy Pet Medications
April 6, 2011 Matheson Says Natural Gas Bill Advances Energy Independence
April 5, 2011 Letter to House Colleagues
April 4, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
April 4, 2011 Energy and Commerce Committee Members Sullivan and Matheson Release Bipartisan Draft Legislation Calling for EPA Regulatory Impact Analysis
March 31, 2011 FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2011
March 30, 2011 Letter to the Honorable John Boehner, Speaker, House of Representatives
March 17, 2011 Reichert, Matheson Introduce Legislation to Protect "Good Samaritans"
March 16, 2011 Matheson Supports Climate Change Action by Congress, not EPA
March 11, 2011 Matheson Bill Would Assist Ute Tribe With Land Swap
March 9, 2011 Matheson's Bipartisan Bill Offers Consumer Protections for Fans in the Secondary Ticket Market
March 1, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ed Whitfield Chairman Subcommittee on Energy and Power
Feb. 18, 2011 Matheson to Congress: Do More to Cut Government Spending
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