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Jim Gerlach's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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
Issue Position: War on Terror & Iraq
May 2, 2014 Gerlach supports establishing Select Committee on Benghazi
March 27, 2014 Gerlach Stands United with Ukraine
March 19, 2014 Gerlach Calls for Ratcheting up Pressure on Russia, Putin
March 11, 2014 Gerlach continues to support Ukraine as House passes resolution condemning Russian aggression
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. 21, 2014 Ukrainian Caucus Statement on Ukraine Agreement
Feb. 19, 2014 Ukrainian Caucus Statement Condemning Violence in Ukraine
Feb. 19, 2014 Gerlach, Ukrainian Caucus Condemn Escalating Violence in Ukraine
Feb. 6, 2014 Joint Statement on Meeting with Ukrainian Parliamentarians
Jan. 23, 2014 Gerlach Joins Colleagues in Condemning Violence and Anti-Democratic Legislation in Ukraine
Jan. 22, 2014 Joint Statement on Crisis in Ukraine
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Dec. 2, 2013 Levin Joint Statement on Ukraine Protests
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Republican Leader Mitch McConnell - Tightening Sanctions Against Iran
June 20, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Address Trade and Investment Issues at the U.S. India Strategic Dialogue
June 18, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - India Intellectual Property
Nov. 19, 2012 Gerlach Supports Israel's Right to Defend Itself Against Indiscriminate Rocket Attacks from Gaza
May 27, 2012 Delegation Returns from Official Visit to Taiwan, South Korea; Members Emphasize Importance of Security and Economic Partnerships, Shared Values
June 22, 2011 Gerlach Statement on Troop Reductions in Afghanistan
May 2, 2011 Gerlach Statement on the U.S. Military's Successful Mission in Bringing Terrorist Osama bin Laden to Justice
June 3, 2010 Gerlach Discusses Gaza Flotilla Incident During Briefing with Consul General
March 10, 2010 Gerlach Supports Allowing Troops To Complete Mission In Afghanistan
Jan. 13, 2010 Supporting Continued Political And Economic Development In Ukraine
Dec. 1, 2009 Gerlach Statement On President's Decision To Send More Troops Into Afghanistan
Nov. 19, 2009 Gerlach Says It's Time For House To Vote On Keep Terrorists Out Of America Act
Jan. 9, 2009 Gerlach Backs Resolution Supporting Israel's Right to Defend Itself Against Attacks
Jan. 7, 2009 Pottstown Mercury - Israel Must Defend Itself Against Hamas
Aug. 28, 2008 Jewish Exponent - 6th District Battle Could Be a Real Nail-Biter
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
Sept. 25, 2007 House Overwhelmingly Approves Economic Sanctions Against Iran
Sept. 5, 2007 Bipartisan Group of House Members Asks Leadership to Put Politics Aside, Address Iraq War Issues with Civility
Aug. 2, 2007 Gerlach, Dent Push House to Adopt Iraq Study Group Recommendations
June 26, 2007 Gerlach Expresses Frustration with Passport Delays, Calls for Answers
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Feb. 16, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Feb. 16, 2007 Gerlach Will Vote in Support of Troops in Iraq
Jan. 11, 2007 Gerlach Responds to President's Plan for Redeployment
Oct. 25, 2006 Press Release - President Bush Moving Towards Gerlach Position on Iraq - Hold Iraqis Accountable Now So US Troops Can Come Home
July 20, 2006 Gerlach Supports Israel's Right to Protect Itself
July 13, 2006 Gerlach Calls on Lois Murphy to Denounce DCCC Fundraising Ad Exploiting Fallen Soldiers
June 16, 2006 Declaring that the United States Will Prevail in the Global War on Terror
June 8, 2006 Gerlach Statement on Death of Top al Qaeda Leader in Iraq
May 18, 2006 Gerlach Demands Accountability in Iraq
May 2, 2006 Gerlach Recognizes US Relationship with Israel
May 1, 2006 Relations With Israel
Feb. 16, 2006 Gerlach Continues Support of Israel
Dec. 15, 2005 Republican Leaders on the War on Terror Hail yet Another Victory for Iraq
July 7, 2005 Congressman Gerlach Releases Statement on London Terrorists Attack
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