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Jim McGovern's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

Full Name: James 'Jim' P. McGovern
Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Potential, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lisa; 2 Children: Patrick, Molly
Birth Date: 11/20/1959
Birth Place: Worcester, MA
Home City: Worcester, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
May 14, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Federal Communications Commission Chairman- Demanding-Net-Neutrality
April 23, 2014 U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern and U.S. Economic Development Administration Announce Federal Investments to Boost Business Development and Job Growth in Worcester
April 15, 2014 Statement by Reps. McGovern, Farr, and Schakowsky on the Murder in Honduras of Carlos Mejia Orellana
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Nov. 19, 2013 Letter to Lamar Smith Chairman, House of Representatives Science, Space and Technology Committee and Eddie Bernice Johnson, Ranking Memeber, House of Representatives Science, Space and Technology Committee - STEM
Sept. 17, 2013 McGovern, Becker Announce $1.4 million Grant for Becker's Mass. Digital Games Institute
Aug. 15, 2013 National Science Foundation Awards Nearly $2 Million to Massachusetts Research Institutions
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
June 18, 2013 McGovern Cosponsors Amash, Conyers LIBERT-E Act
Feb. 28, 2013 Feinstein, Leahy, McGovern Introduce Bill To Restrict Use of Cluster Munitions
June 12, 2012 Letter to Michael Donley, Secretary of the Airforce, and Norton Schwartz, Air Force Chief of Staff - Reconsider the Air Force Material Command
Jan. 18, 2012 U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern: Statement on SOPA
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Chairman Genachowski
March 17, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1076, Prohiniting Federal Funding of National Public Radio
Feb. 17, 2011 Congressman Jim McGovern Joins Congressional Caucus for Competitiveness in Entertainment Technology
Feb. 16, 2011 Letter to Leader Pelosi and Speaker Boehner
July 14, 2010 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1722, Telework Improvements Act of 2010
July 2, 2010 Kerry, Olver, Neal, McGovern, Patrick Announce $45.5 Million To Bring Broadband To Western Massachusetts
June 20, 2008 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 6304, FISA Amendments Act of 2008
May 22, 2007 Congressman McGovern Announces $623,984 in Further E-Rate Funding for 3rd District Schools
Sept. 28, 2006 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5825, Electronic Surveillance Modernization Act
Sept. 19, 2006 Letter to the Attorney General Alberto Gonzales
Sept. 19, 2006 Letter to the Attorney General Alberto Gonzales
Sept. 21, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 250, Manufacturing Technology Competitiveness Act of 2005
Oct. 13, 2004 Pelosi, Hoyer and 83 House Democrats Ask FCC to Investigate Broadcasting of Anti-Kerry Film
Oct. 13, 2004 Letter to FCC Chairman Michael Powell
March 3, 2004 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3752, Commercial Space Launch Amendments Act of 2004
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