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John Tierney's Public Statements on Issue: Guns

Full Name: John F. Tierney
Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 6, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 6
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Patrice
Birth Date: 09/18/1951
Birth Place: Salem, MA
Home City: Salem, MA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
Feb. 19, 2014 Markey Announces New Legislation, Efforts to Combat Gun Violence
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Todd Jones, Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives - We Support Obama Administration Firearm Policies
Sept. 17, 2013 Congressman Tierney's Statement on Tragic Shooting in Washington, DC
June 7, 2013 The Huffington Post - Not Just for the Movies: Bond Smart Gun Would Save Lives
May 16, 2013 Newburyport Daily News - Tierney: Technology Can Curb Accidental Deaths from Guns: Congressman, City Leaders Discuss Prevention, Protection
May 16, 2013 The Salem News - Tierney Unveils Bill Calling for Smart Handguns: High-Tech Innovation Would Allow Guns to be Fired Only by Their Owners
May 15, 2013 Ipswich Chronicle - Tierney Files Safe-Gun Legislation
May 15, 2013 Congressman Tierney, Joined by Founders of Moms Demand Action and Stop Handgun Violence, Unveils New "Smart Gun" Bill to Help Prevent Gun Violence
May 15, 2013 The Boston Globe - Tierney to Introduce Gun Safety Bill
April 17, 2013 Statement on the Senate Failure to Pass Gun Background Check Legislation
March 28, 2013 Mass. Delegation Unanimous in Support for Universal Gun Background Checks
Jan. 21, 2013 Congressman Tierney Statement on the Second Inauguration of President Obama
Jan. 16, 2013 Statement on President Obama's Call for Gun Control
June 23, 2009 Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee - The Future Of The V-22 Osprey: Costs, Capabilities, And Challenges
March 12, 2009 "Money, Guns, and Drugs: Are U.S. Inputs Fueling Violence on the U.S.-Mexico Border?"
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Gun Violence Prevention
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