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Jim Gerlach's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

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
May 8, 2014 Shea-Porter Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Calling on FDA to Protect Small Businesses and Small Farmers
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
July 3, 2013 Lebanon Daily News - E&E Metal Fab CEO Talks Business with Congressman
March 28, 2013 The New York Times - Riding Wave of Popularity, Craft Brewers Ask Congress for a Tax Cut
Dec. 19, 2012 Medicare Identity Theft Prevention Act of 2012
April 19, 2012 Gerlach Backs Strategy for Creating Jobs, Strengthening Small Businesses
Dec. 7, 2011 Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2011
Oct. 4, 2011 Roll Call - ICYMI: Paulsen and Gerlach: Medical Device Tax Hinders Innovation
Sept. 8, 2011 Gerlach Statement on President's Speech to Joint Session of Congress
July 22, 2011 Lawmakers Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Create Jobs and Promote Investment in Life Sciences
March 3, 2011 Gerlach Votes to Protect Small Business Owners From IRS Paperwork Nightmare and Allow Them to Focus on Job Creation creation
March 2, 2011 Gerlach Reintroduces Measure to Protect Pet Owners, Crack Down on Puppy Mills
Feb. 17, 2011 Gerlach Working to Eliminate 1099 Mandate, Prevent IRS From Burying Job Creators Under an Avalanche of Paperwork
Dec. 17, 2010 Gerlach Votes to Prevent Families, Small Business Owners from Getting Hammered by Higher Taxes on Jan. 1
Dec. 10, 2010 Gerlach Earns Seat on Influential Ways & Means Committee
July 27, 2010 Gerlach Highlights Legislation to Create Jobs, Aid Small Business Owners
July 6, 2010 Op-Ed: More Action and Less Bureaucracy
June 17, 2010 Gerlach Working to Create Jobs, Bolster Small Business
April 15, 2010 Gerlach Working To Make April 15 Less Taxing
Dec. 11, 2009 Gerlach Votes To End Bailouts, Repay Taxpayers
July 20, 2009 Congressman Gerlach's Capitol Update
July 20, 2009 Gerlach Supports Small Business Grant Program
May 28, 2009 Letter to the Steven Rattner, Counselor to the Secretary of the Treasury - Elimination of Thousands of Chrysler and GM Dealerships
March 19, 2009 Gerlach Votes to Recoup Taxpayer-funded AIG Bonuses
Dec. 10, 2008 Gerlach Votes To Protect Taxpayers, Oppose Auto Industry Bailout
April 1, 2008 Press Conference with Rep. Adam Putnam (R-FL); Rep. Charles Boustany (R-LA); Rep. Jim Gerlach (R-PA) - H-2B Visa Worker Program
Feb. 8, 2008 Gerlach Applauds Compromise on Economic Stimulus Package
June 29, 2007 Gerlach Seeks Meeting with Tyco Officials to Reconsider Closing of Reading Plant
Jan. 10, 2007 House Passes Legislation Raising Minimum Wage
May 3, 2006 Gerlach Votes to Protect Consumers
Sept. 8, 2005 Gerlach to Introduce Federal Anti-Price Gouging Law
July 13, 2005 Gerlach Votes to Protect Small Businesses
April 28, 2004 Permanently Extending Increased Standard Deduction, and 15-Percent Individual Income Tax Bracket Expansion, for Married Taxpayers Filing Joint Returns
March 10, 2004 Providing for Additional Temporary Extension of Programs Under the Small Business Act and the Small Business Investment Act
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Environment
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Jobs
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