Representative Jim Gerlach's Public Statements


Full Name: Jim Gerlach
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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Gerlach Votes to Protect Nearly 1 Million Small Business Owners and All Taxpayers from Looming Tax Hikes Issue Position: Environment Issue Position: War on Terror & Iraq Issue Position: Women's Health & Autism Awareness Issue Position: Balancing the Budget Issue Position: Secure Borders Issue Position: Water Resource Development Projects 2010 Issue Position: Health Care Issue Position: Taxes and Spending Issue Position: Fixing Our Healthcare Crisis Issue Position: Energy Issue Position: Seniors and Social Security Issue Position: Real Energy Independence Issue Position: Protecting Open Space Issue Position: Lower Taxes and Less Waste 6/17/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers 6/17/14 Gerlach Says Hearing Needed on Lost IRS E-Mails 6/10/14 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 6/04/14 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Private Sector Care for Veterans 5/30/14 Gerlach Statment on VA Secretary Shinske's Resignation 5/29/14 Gerlach's Farmland and Open Space Conservation Bill Advances 5/29/14 Gerlach Urges Rapid Response to Ensure Veteran's Access to Medical Care 5/09/14 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership 5/08/14 Shea-Porter Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Calling on FDA to Protect Small Businesses and Small Farmers 5/02/14 Gerlach supports establishing Select Committee on Benghazi 4/30/14 The Hill Op-Ed: Preserve a tax credit that actually works 4/04/14 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 4/02/14 Gerlach, Neal Renew Push to Make Permanent a Prove Incentive for Strengthening Communities and Creating Jobs 4/02/14 Gerlach, Neal Renew Push to Make ermanent a Proven Incentive for Strengthening Communities and Creating Jobs 4/02/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer 4/01/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams 3/27/14 Gerlach Stands United with Ukraine 3/19/14 Gerlach Calls for Ratcheting up Pressure on Russia, Putin 3/13/14 House Approves Bill to Stop President's Power Grab and Restore Balance to Separation of Powers 3/12/14 Executive Needs to Faithfully Observe and Respect Congressional Enactments of the Law Act of 2014 3/12/14 House Passes Bill Modeled After Gerlach Legislation on Stopping Executive Overreach 3/11/14 Gerlach continues to support Ukraine as House passes resolution condemning Russian aggression 3/06/14 Gerlach Supports Aid for Ukraine 3/06/14 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - Changes to Affordable Care Act Enrollment Process 3/05/14 House Judiciary Committee Approves Three Bills to Stop Executive Overreach 3/03/14 Gerlach: Administration Needs to Show More Urgency Responding to Russia's Occupation of Ukraine 3/02/14 Russian Military Action in Ukraine Demands U.S. and NATO Allies Evaluate Regional Defense and Security Issues in Europe 3/01/14 Gerlach Condemns Russia's Aggression in Ukraine 2/28/14 National Eating Disorder Awareness Week 2/27/14 Tax-reform Proposal a Chance to Create More Jobs, Fewer Headaches for Americans 2/27/14 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Department of the Treasury and John Koskinen, Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service - Proposed 501(c)(4) Rules 2/26/14 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Enforcing the President's Constitutional Duty to Faithfully Execute the Laws 2/26/14 Gerlach Testifies about Practical Solution for Stopping the President from Abusing Executive Power 2/21/14 Ukrainian Caucus Statement on Ukraine Agreement 2/19/14 Gerlach, Ukrainian Caucus Condemn Escalating Violence in Ukraine