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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
Feb. 1, 2012 Matheson Supports Repeal of Budget-Busting Long-Term Health Care Program
Jan. 9, 2012 Matheson Statement on Interior Secretary's Announced Mining Lease Withdrawal
Dec. 22, 2011 Matheson Hails Breakthrough Extending Tax Relief for Utahns
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 13, 2011 Matheson Supports Bill to Extend Tax Relief for Utah Families
Nov. 18, 2011 It`s time for Balanced Budget Amendment
Nov. 17, 2011 Proposing a Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution
Nov. 16, 2011 Matheson Supports Bipartisan Bill Protecting Gun-Owners' Rights
Nov. 16, 2011 National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011
Nov. 15, 2011 Fox News "Your World with Cavuto" - Transcript
Nov. 11, 2011 Honor Those Who Defend Freedom
Nov. 11, 2011 Matheson Says President Wrong to DelayApproval of Oil Pipeline from Canada
Nov. 10, 2011 Matheson Statement Regarding Interior Department Announcement on Utah Wilderness
Nov. 4, 2011 Matheson Questions Dept. of Energy Plan for Moab Tailings Cleanup
Nov. 4, 2011 Matheson Water Bill headed to President's desk
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 Congressman Hensarling, Senator Murray, and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to Michael Donley, Secretary of the United States Air Force
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Oct. 26, 2011 Long-term Health Care Program Unsustainable, Should be Repealed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 Barack Obama, President of the United States - Withdraw Proposed "Gainful Employment" Regulation
April 21, 2011 Matheson says Promoting Natural Gas Fueled Vehicles is a Win-Win-Win for Utahns
April 19, 2011 Matheson Statement on U.S.-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement
April 19, 2011 Matheson Champions Bill to Protect Sanctity of Military Funerals
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 13, 2011 Letter to Ed Whitfield, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Energy - Additional Days of Hearings
April 13, 2011 Matheson Backs RECA Expansion; Utahns Sickened By Radiation Exposure Would Gain Coverage
April 12, 2011 Matheson Renews Fight to Stop Resumption of Nuke Weapons Testing
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