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John Yarmuth's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

Full Name: John A. Yarmuth
Office: U.S. House (KY) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Catherine; 1 Child: Aaron
Birth Date: 11/04/1947
Birth Place: Louisville, KY
Home City: Louisville, KY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reveal Top Line Intelligence Spending Levels in FY2015 Budget
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 16, 2013 Government Shutdown
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
April 17, 2013 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Appoint Budget Conferees
Feb. 1, 2012 Is Government Really the Source of All Our Problems?
March 31, 2011 The Republican Majority's Reckless Spending Plan
Feb. 9, 2011 Yarmuth: House Budget Chairman Employs King-For-A-Day Rule to Disenfranchise Republicans and Democrats Alike
Jan. 21, 2011 Yarmuth Selected for High-Profile Oversight and Government Reform Committee for 112th Congress
May 25, 2010 Democrats are Committed to Get This Country Moving Again
Jan. 15, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Panel II - Report on Performance Enhancing Substances in Major League Baseball
Dec. 20, 2007 Hearing of the National Security and Foreign Affairs Subcommittee of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Pakistani Elections
Nov. 15, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - One Year Later: Have TSA Airport Security Checkpoints Improved?
Oct. 16, 2007 Expressing the Sense of the House Regarding Withholding of Information Relating to Corruption in Iraq
Oct. 4, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Assessing the State of Iraqi Corruption
Oct. 3, 2007 Improving Government Accountability Act
Oct. 2, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Blackwater USA; Private Security Contracting in Iraq & Afghanistan
July 17, 2007 Yarmuth Supports Legislation To Expedite Passport Process
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Ethics
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