Representative Derek Kilmer's Public Statements

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Full Name: Derek Kilmer
Current Office: U.S. House - District 6, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Last 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
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Issue Position: Strengthening Our Schools Issue Position: Getting a Fair Transportation Deal Issue Position: Protecting Taxpayers Issue Position: Honoring Our Soldiers Issue Position: Creating Jobs 6/27/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume 6/20/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions 6/12/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Enact More Humane Immigration Deportation and Detention Policy 6/11/14 Kilmer Bill to Connect Small Businesses with Innovative Federal Research Included in National Jobs Initiative 6/10/14 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 6/05/14 Kilmer to Local Veterans on VA: "Those Who Did Harm Need to be Held Accountable' 6/02/14 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions 5/29/14 Kilmer and DelBene Call for Secretary Shinseki to Step Down 5/29/14 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 5/28/14 Kilmer Introduces Bill to Properly Recognize Memorial to Japanese Americans on Bainbridge Island 5/28/14 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 5/28/14 Kilmer Praises Inclusion of Washington's Aerospace Industry in New National Manufacturing Initiative 5/28/14 Kilmer Statement on FIRST Act Vote in House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology 5/23/14 Kilmer Statement on China's Decision to Lift Ban on Geoduck Imports 5/22/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits 5/22/14 Major Defense Bill Passes House, Includes Kilmer-backed Initiatives 5/21/14 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015 5/20/14 Kilmer Introduces Two Amendments to Defense Bill to Help Veterans Looking for Jobs and Civilian Shipyard Workers 5/20/14 Kilmer Hails House Passage of Bipartisan Water Projects Bill 5/20/14 Ocean Acidification 5/19/14 Kilmer, Cole Introduce Bipartisan Amendment to Stop Future Furloughs of Civilian Workers at Military Work Sites 5/19/14 Kilmer, Cole Introduce Bipartisan Amendment to Stop Future Furloughs of Civilian Workers at Military Work Sites 5/14/14 Kilmer Congratulates Port Townsend Resident on National Award for Transportation Work 5/13/14 Kilmer Congratulates the 2014 STEM App Challenge Winner 5/12/14 Kilmer Tours Tacoma Seafood Company, Announces New Legislation to Help Fight Ocean Acidification in Washington state 5/09/14 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership 5/06/14 Kilmer Prize-Linked Savings Initiative Highlighted as Innovative Idea by National Nonprofit Organization 5/06/14 Key Draft of Major Defense Bill Includes Kilmer-backed Initiatives 5/06/14 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 5/06/14 Honoring Israel's 66th Independence Day 5/01/14 Kilmer to Lead a Seniors Forum in Port Angeles 4/30/14 Kilmer Applauds Announcement that WA State National Guard Youth Program will Receive Uniforms from the Defense Department 4/30/14 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 4/29/14 Kilmer, Tsongas Introduce Bill to Maximize Military Cyber Investments 4/29/14 Economic Environmental Issues Affecting Our Region 4/29/14 Kilmer, Tsongas Introduce Bill to Maximize Military Cyber Investments 4/25/14 Kilmer, Tsongas Bill Will Increase Military Cyber Security 4/24/14 Kilmer, Tsongas Bill Will Increase Military Cyber Security 4/21/14 Ranking Member of House Committee on Natural Resources Joins Congressional Puget Sound Recovery Caucus 4/15/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - 26 Northwest Lawmakers Highlight the Importance of the Columbia River Treaty 4/14/14 Letter to Mary Landrieu, Chairwoman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - Strengthen Our National Forests 4/10/14 Equal Pay for Equal Work 4/10/14 Heck and Kilmer to Host Rep. DeFazio in Tacoma to Highlight Cleanup Initiatives for the Puget Sound 4/09/14 Kilmer Congratulates Port of Tacoma for Winning a Grant to Boost Efficiency and Reduce Diesel Emissions 4/09/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal