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John Yarmuth's Public Statements

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
April 1, 2013 Bloomberg - Majority of House Members Get Education on Immigration
March 28, 2013 The Courier-Journal - Why We Should End Sequester Now
March 1, 2013 212 Members of Congress File Historic Amicus Brief on DOMA Case before U.S. Supreme Court
Feb. 28, 2013 Statement on Approval of the Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 20, 2013 Rep. Yarmuth Joins The Center for Women and Families and Catholic Charities to Call For Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 12, 2013 Congressman Yarmuth Calls on House Leadership to Bring Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization for a Vote
Feb. 12, 2013 Response to the State of the Union Address
Feb. 6, 2013 Reps. Yarmuth, Slaughter Introduce Bill to Study Health Consequences of Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining
Feb. 4, 2013 KentuckianaWorks Has $485,000 for Healthcare and IT Training
Jan. 23, 2013 Gun Control
Jan. 16, 2013 Rep. Yarmuth Introduces Public Financing Bill to Get Money Out of Politics
Jan. 14, 2013 Op-Ed: Limit Rounds Weapons Can Carry
Dec. 31, 2012 Fiscal Cliff Deadline
Dec. 20, 2012 Yarmuth Named to Education and Workforce, Budget Committees
Dec. 19, 2012 Statement on Presidential Task Force to Address Gun Violence
Dec. 17, 2012 Congressman Yarmuth's Remarks on Gun Violence
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility
Dec. 4, 2012 Time to Vote On Middle Class Tax Cuts
Nov. 28, 2012 The Fiscal Cliff
Oct. 11, 2012 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript - Taxes
Oct. 11, 2012 Rep. Schiff Announces Almost 40 Members of Congress Have Participated in NOH8 Campaign
Sept. 20, 2012 Letter to The Honorable John A. Boehner, Speaker House of Representatives
Sept. 20, 2012 Personal Responsibility
Sept. 11, 2012 Statement on the Anniversary of 9/11
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
Sept. 3, 2012 Statement on Labor Day
Aug. 23, 2012 Yarmuth, Jeffersontown Mayor Dieruf Announce New Federal Infrastructure Investments at Bluegrass Commerce Park
Aug. 23, 2012 Congressman Yarmuth, Jeffersontown Mayor Dieruf Announce New Federal Infrastructure Investments at Bluegrass Commerce Park
Aug. 6, 2012 VA Awards Prevention Grant to Volunteers of America for Second Year
Aug. 2, 2012 Statement of Acting Chairman Bob Goodlatte and Acting Ranking Member John Yarmuth
Aug. 2, 2012 Rep. Yarmuth Slams GOP Vote to Raise Taxes on Military, Middle-Class Families
Aug. 2, 2012 Rep. Yarmuth Slams GOP Vote to Raise Taxes on Military, Middle-Class Families
July 24, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Lamar Smith, Chairman House Committee on the Judiciary
July 24, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4078, Red Tape Reduction and Small Business Job Creation Act, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 6082, Congressional Replacement of President Obama's Energy-Restricting and Job-Limiting Offshore Drilling Plan
July 18, 2012 The Disclose Act
July 10, 2012 GOP Repeal of the Affordable Care Act
July 10, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
July 2, 2012 Louisville Receives $1.6 Million Federal Grant to Retrofit Diesel-Powered Equipment
July 2, 2012 Louisville Receives $1.6 Million Federal Grant to Retrofit Diesel-Powered Equipment
June 29, 2012 Rep. Yarmuth Statement on Bill to Prevent Student Loan Interest Rates from Doubling
June 28, 2012 Supreme Court Decision In Step With Constitution, American People
June 28, 2012 Statement on VA Hospital Site Selection
June 27, 2012 $59 Million Federal Loan Awarded to Establish Kentucky Health Care CO-OP
June 25, 2012 Supreme Court Misses Opportunity to Re-examine Citizens United Decision.
June 20, 2012 Statement on Federal Approval of the Bridges Project Record of Decision
June 19, 2012 McConnell and Disclosure
June 13, 2012 Congressman Yarmuth Celebrates Retooled Ford Assembly Plant in Louisville
June 8, 2012 Letter to Colleagues
June 8, 2012 Letter to Colleague
June 7, 2012 Letter to Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives
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