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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
Feb. 1, 2012 Gerlach Helps House Defuse ObamaCare Booby Trap
Jan. 25, 2012 Gerlach Statement on State of the Union
Jan. 18, 2012 Gerlach Statement on President's Lack of Leadership on Energy Independence and Jobs
Jan. 18, 2012 Statement on Stop Online Piracy Act
Dec. 22, 2011 Gerlach Statement on Working to Provide a Full Year of Middle Class Tax Relief
Dec. 20, 2011 Gerlach Votes to Continue Working on a Full Year of Middle Class Tax Relief
Dec. 13, 2011 Gerlach Votes to Prevent Tax Hikes, Preserve Seniors' Access to Medical Care and Promote Job Growth
Dec. 7, 2011 Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2011
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 30, 2011 Rep. Gerlach and Former PA GOP Chairman Novak: Obama's Policies Have Failed, Romney Can Revitalize Economy
Nov. 22, 2011 Gerlach Statement on Supercommittee Stalemate
Nov. 7, 2011 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner
Oct. 20, 2011 Pottstown Mercury - Senate Dems Watch as Job Crisis Grows
Oct. 6, 2011 Letter to Patrick O'Carroll Jr., Inspector General Social Security Administration
Oct. 4, 2011 Roll Call - ICYMI: Paulsen and Gerlach: Medical Device Tax Hinders Innovation
Sept. 14, 2011 Gerlach Unveils Measure to Protect Seniors and Taxpayers Against Medicare Fraud and Identity Theft
Sept. 14, 2011 Bipartisan, House-Senate Coalition Introduces Legislation to Prevent Medicare Waste, Fraud and Abuse
Sept. 8, 2011 Gerlach Statement on President's Speech to Joint Session of Congress
Aug. 1, 2011 Statement on Agreement to Avoid Default, Continue Work to Make Washington Live Within its Means
July 29, 2011 Gerlach Votes for Plan to Avoid Default, Enact Real Solutions for Eliminating Wasteful Washington Spending
July 22, 2011 Lawmakers Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Create Jobs and Promote Investment in Life Sciences
July 19, 2011 Gerlach Supports Eliminating Wasteful Washington Spending, Ending Reckless Borrowing
June 30, 2011 U.S. Reps. Meehan, Carney and Gerlach Tour Heinz Wildlife Refuge
June 22, 2011 Gerlach Statement on Troop Reductions in Afghanistan
June 14, 2011 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of the Department of Transportation - Revisions of Provisions Released by the Federal Highway Administration
June 3, 2011 Gerlach supports resolution clarifying role of U.S. military in Libya
May 31, 2011 Gerlach rejects President Obama's request to increase debt limit without any real solutions for controlling spending
May 20, 2011 Representatives Meehan, Gerlach Join T. Boone Pickens at West Chester University to Discuss Natural Gas Initiative
May 2, 2011 Gerlach Statement on the U.S. Military's Successful Mission in Bringing Terrorist Osama bin Laden to Justice
April 27, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Withdraw Proposed "Gainful Employment" Regulation
April 14, 2011 Gerlach Helps House Pass Historic Cuts in Wasteful Washington Spending
April 9, 2011 Gerlach Supports Agreement that will Result in Historic Spending Cuts and Meet Obligations to our Troops
April 7, 2011 Gerlach Votes to Protect Paychecks for our Troops, Provide Certainty for Defense Funding
April 5, 2011 Gerlach Statement on Bold Budget Blueprint Offered by Rep. Paul Ryan
March 15, 2011 Gerlach Statement on Passage of Another Stop-Gap Budget Bill
March 7, 2011 Dent Participates in Pipeline Safety Roundtable
March 4, 2011 Letter to the Ray LaHood, Secretary, US Department of Transportation - Re-Program High-Speed Rail from Florida to Northeast Corridor
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
Feb. 14, 2011 Gerlach Fighting to Prevent Medical Device Tax From Jeopardizing Jobs, Hampering Innovators in Southeastern Pennsylvania
Jan. 26, 2011 Gerlach Helps House Take Major Step Toward Reining in Federal Spending
Jan. 25, 2011 Gerlach Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Jan. 19, 2011 Letter to Robert Gates, Secretary of the United States Department of Defense - Counterdrug Training Center at Fort Indiantown Gap
Jan. 19, 2011 Gerlach Calls for Common Sense Health-Care Reforms
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Jan. 10, 2011 Gerlach Statement on Arizona Tragedy
Jan. 10, 2011 Daily Local News - Moment of Silence for Victims; Gerlach Makes Appearance
Jan. 5, 2011 Gerlach Takes Oath of Office as 112th Congress Begins
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