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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
Aug. 1, 2013 Levin and Gerlach Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Encourage Food Donations
July 31, 2013 Gerlach Supports Student Loan Agreement
July 23, 2013 Reps. Mike Thompson, Jim Gerlach, Introduce Bipartisan Bill Incentivizing Conservation of Agricultural Lands, Open Spaces
July 11, 2013 Letter to President Obama - EPA Regulations
July 3, 2013 Lebanon Daily News - E&E Metal Fab CEO Talks Business with Congressman
June 28, 2013 Letter to Secretary Sebelius - Insurance Exchanges
June 26, 2013 President Signs Gerlach Flu Shot Legislation
June 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Address Trade and Investment Issues at the U.S. India Strategic Dialogue
June 19, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Republican Leader McConnell - Student Loan Rate
June 18, 2013 Addition of Vaccines Against Seasonal Influenza to List of Taxable Vaccines
June 18, 2013 Gerlach Flu Shot Legislation Passes House
June 18, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - India Intellectual Property
June 13, 2013 Sens. Toomey & Casey, Rep. Gerlach: Ensure Development Of Treatments For Rare Diseases
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
May 17, 2013 Gerlach Questions IRS Chief About Confidentiality of Taxpayer Information
May 13, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Affordable Care Act
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Endowment for the Humanities Funding
March 28, 2013 The New York Times - Riding Wave of Popularity, Craft Brewers Ask Congress for a Tax Cut
March 21, 2013 Gerlach Supports Balanced Budget and Honest Solutions for Strengthening Medicare for All Generations
Feb. 28, 2013 Gerlach Supports Bill to Combat Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
Feb. 13, 2013 Gerlach Statement on State of the Union Address
Feb. 12, 2013 Letter to Speaker Boehner and Cantor - Reauthorize VAWA
Feb. 11, 2013 Gerlach Says Five Months of Stonewalling on Benghazi Must End
Feb. 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keystone XL Pipeline
Jan. 23, 2013 If Congress Fails to Pass a Budget, We Should Not Get Paid
Jan. 17, 2013 Statement on President's Gun Controls
Jan. 3, 2013 Gerlach Takes Oath of Office for 113th Congress
Jan. 1, 2013 Statement on Passage of Fiscal Cliff Legislation
Dec. 19, 2012 Medicare Identity Theft Prevention Act of 2012
Dec. 13, 2012 Pennsylvania Congressmen Call for Passage of Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act
Nov. 19, 2012 Gerlach Supports Israel's Right to Defend Itself Against Indiscriminate Rocket Attacks from Gaza
Sept. 11, 2012 Gerlach Observes 11th Anniversary of 9/11
July 18, 2012 Gerlach Calls on President to Level with Troops, Their Families and the American Public About Looming Defense Cuts
July 11, 2012 Gerlach Votes to Stop $647 Billion Tax Hike, Clear Way for Real Health Care Reform
June 28, 2012 Gerlach Statement on House Vote to Cite Attorney General for Lack of Transparency on Operation Fast and Furious
June 28, 2012 Gerlach Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Uphold Federal Health Care Law
June 27, 2012 Two Audits Detail IRS's Failure to Properly Account for Taxpayer Funds Used in Implementing Democrats' Health Care Law
June 12, 2012 Meehan, Gerlach Highlight Effort to Protect Medical Device Manufacturing Jobs
June 12, 2012 Daily Local News - Gerlach, Meehan Continue Fight Against Medical Device Tax
June 7, 2012 Roll Call - Kill the Excise Tax on Medical Devices
June 7, 2012 Health Care Cost Reduction Act of 2012
June 6, 2012 Gerlach Votes to Protect Medical Innovation and Pennsylvania Jobs
May 31, 2012 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Preserve the Land and Water Conservation Fund
May 27, 2012 Delegation Returns from Official Visit to Taiwan, South Korea; Members Emphasize Importance of Security and Economic Partnerships, Shared Values
May 22, 2012 Letter to Ms. Leslie Seidman, Chairman Financial Accounting Standards Board
May 16, 2012 Gerlach Attends Medal of Honor Ceremony for Ellwood City Hero
May 11, 2012 Gerlach Recognized as an Ally in Fight Against Breast Cancer
May 7, 2012 Letter to Conferees
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