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Derek Kilmer's Public Statements

Full Name: Derek Kilmer
Office: U.S. House (WA) - District 6, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 6
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jennifer; 2 Children: Sophie, Tess
Birth Date: 01/01/1974
Birth Place: Port Angeles, WA
Home City: Gig Harbor, WA
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: Strengthening Our Schools
Issue Position: Creating Jobs
Issue Position: Getting a Fair Transportation Deal
Issue Position: Protecting Taxpayers
Issue Position: Honoring Our Soldiers
July 22, 2014 Letter to Walter Cruickshank, Acting Director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management - Oil and Gas Leasing Program Concerns
July 16, 2014 Hultgren Introduces Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation to Modernize National Labs
July 10, 2014 Bipartisan Legislation Promotes Commercial Space Ventures
July 10, 2014 Cantwell, Murray, Kilmer and Heck Propose Maritime Heritage Legislation to Promote WA Tourism
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 7, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Raise the Issue of Sewage Flowing into the Strait of Juan De Fuca with British Columbia
June 30, 2014 Kilmer, Heck Join Local Leaders in Tacoma, Announce New Bill to Create the First National Heritage Site on the West Coast
June 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
June 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Enact More Humane Immigration Deportation and Detention Policy
June 11, 2014 Kilmer Bill to Connect Small Businesses with Innovative Federal Research Included in National Jobs Initiative
June 10, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
June 5, 2014 Kilmer to Local Veterans on VA: "Those Who Did Harm Need to be Held Accountable'
June 2, 2014 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions
May 29, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 29, 2014 Kilmer and DelBene Call for Secretary Shinseki to Step Down
May 28, 2014 Kilmer Introduces Bill to Properly Recognize Memorial to Japanese Americans on Bainbridge Island
May 28, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration; Michael Froman, Trade Represenative; Kathryn Sulliva, Acting Adminstrator of the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
May 28, 2014 Kilmer Praises Inclusion of Washington's Aerospace Industry in New National Manufacturing Initiative
May 28, 2014 Kilmer Statement on FIRST Act Vote in House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
May 23, 2014 Kilmer Statement on China's Decision to Lift Ban on Geoduck Imports
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits
May 22, 2014 Major Defense Bill Passes House, Includes Kilmer-backed Initiatives
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
May 20, 2014 Kilmer Introduces Two Amendments to Defense Bill to Help Veterans Looking for Jobs and Civilian Shipyard Workers
May 20, 2014 Kilmer Hails House Passage of Bipartisan Water Projects Bill
May 20, 2014 Ocean Acidification
May 19, 2014 Kilmer, Cole Introduce Bipartisan Amendment to Stop Future Furloughs of Civilian Workers at Military Work Sites
May 19, 2014 Kilmer, Cole Introduce Bipartisan Amendment to Stop Future Furloughs of Civilian Workers at Military Work Sites
May 14, 2014 Kilmer Congratulates Port Townsend Resident on National Award for Transportation Work
May 13, 2014 Kilmer Congratulates the 2014 STEM App Challenge Winner
May 12, 2014 Kilmer Tours Tacoma Seafood Company, Announces New Legislation to Help Fight Ocean Acidification in Washington state
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
May 6, 2014 Kilmer Prize-Linked Savings Initiative Highlighted as Innovative Idea by National Nonprofit Organization
May 6, 2014 Key Draft of Major Defense Bill Includes Kilmer-backed Initiatives
May 6, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of he Office of Management and Budget--Larsen, Washington State Delegation Urge Quick Action on Crude-by-Rail Rule
May 6, 2014 Honoring Israel's 66th Independence Day
May 1, 2014 Kilmer to Lead a Seniors Forum in Port Angeles
April 30, 2014 Kilmer Applauds Announcement that WA State National Guard Youth Program will Receive Uniforms from the Defense Department
April 30, 2014 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
April 29, 2014 Kilmer, Tsongas Introduce Bill to Maximize Military Cyber Investments
April 29, 2014 Economic Environmental Issues Affecting Our Region
April 29, 2014 Kilmer, Tsongas Introduce Bill to Maximize Military Cyber Investments
April 25, 2014 Kilmer, Tsongas Bill Will Increase Military Cyber Security
April 24, 2014 Kilmer, Tsongas Bill Will Increase Military Cyber Security
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