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Jim Gerlach's Public Statements

Full Name: Jim Gerlach
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Karen; 3 Children; 3 Stepchildren
Birth Date: 02/25/1955
Birth Place: Ellwood City, PA
Home City: Chester Springs, PA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Gerlach Votes to Protect Nearly 1 Million Small Business Owners and All Taxpayers from Looming Tax Hikes
Issue Position: Secure Borders
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: War on Terror & Iraq
Issue Position: Balancing the Budget
Issue Position: Seniors and Social Security
Issue Position: Real Energy Independence
Issue Position: Water Resource Development Projects 2010
Issue Position: Women's Health & Autism Awareness
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Taxes and Spending
Issue Position: Fixing Our Healthcare Crisis
Issue Position: Protecting Open Space
Issue Position: Lower Taxes and Less Waste
Issue Position: Energy
July 24, 2014 Levin, Gerlach, Kaptur Introduce Legislation Authorizing the President to Provide Military Assistance to Ukraine
July 18, 2014 Gerlach Calls for U.S. to Provide Direct Military Aid to Ukraine
July 17, 2014 Gerlach Statement on Passanger Jet Shot Down over Ukraine
July 17, 2014 Fighting Hunger Incentive Act of 2014
July 17, 2014 Gerlach Says Hearing Needed on Lost IRS E-Mails
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
June 17, 2014 Gerlach Says Hearing Needed on Lost IRS E-Mails
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 10, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
June 4, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Private Sector Care for Veterans
May 30, 2014 Gerlach Statment on VA Secretary Shinske's Resignation
May 29, 2014 Gerlach's Farmland and Open Space Conservation Bill Advances
May 29, 2014 Gerlach Urges Rapid Response to Ensure Veteran's Access to Medical Care
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 8, 2014 Shea-Porter Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Calling on FDA to Protect Small Businesses and Small Farmers
May 2, 2014 Gerlach supports establishing Select Committee on Benghazi
April 30, 2014 The Hill Op-Ed: Preserve a tax credit that actually works
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 2, 2014 Gerlach, Neal Renew Push to Make ermanent a Proven Incentive for Strengthening Communities and Creating Jobs
April 2, 2014 Gerlach, Neal Renew Push to Make Permanent a Prove Incentive for Strengthening Communities and Creating Jobs
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 27, 2014 Gerlach Stands United with Ukraine
March 19, 2014 Gerlach Calls for Ratcheting up Pressure on Russia, Putin
March 13, 2014 House Approves Bill to Stop President's Power Grab and Restore Balance to Separation of Powers
March 12, 2014 House Passes Bill Modeled After Gerlach Legislation on Stopping Executive Overreach
March 12, 2014 Executive Needs to Faithfully Observe and Respect Congressional Enactments of the Law Act of 2014
March 11, 2014 Gerlach continues to support Ukraine as House passes resolution condemning Russian aggression
March 6, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - Changes to Affordable Care Act Enrollment Process
March 6, 2014 Gerlach Supports Aid for Ukraine
March 5, 2014 House Judiciary Committee Approves Three Bills to Stop Executive Overreach
March 3, 2014 Gerlach: Administration Needs to Show More Urgency Responding to Russia's Occupation of Ukraine
March 2, 2014 Russian Military Action in Ukraine Demands U.S. and NATO Allies Evaluate Regional Defense and Security Issues in Europe
March 1, 2014 Gerlach Condemns Russia's Aggression in Ukraine
Feb. 28, 2014 National Eating Disorder Awareness Week
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