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Phil Roe's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: David 'Phil' P. Roe
Office: U.S. House (TN) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
Primary Aug. 7, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Pamela; 3 Children: David, Whitney, John
Birth Date: 07/21/1945
Birth Place: Clarksville, TN
Home City: Johnson City, TN
Religion: Methodist
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Date Title
Jan. 8, 2014 Weekly Column: New Year Brings New Opportunities to Work Together on Jobs, Economic Growth
Sept. 10, 2013 Roe Introduces the Healthy Food Choices Act
July 24, 2013 GOP Doctors Caucus
June 27, 2013 Hearing of the House Education and the Workforce Committee - School Meal Regulations: Discussing the Costs and Consequences for Schools and Students
May 16, 2013 Repeal of Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
April 30, 2013 Hearing of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce - "Health Care Challenges Facing North Carolina's Workers and Job Creators"
March 27, 2013 Roe Statement on Medicaid Expansion Decision
March 15, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - 45 Day Notice and Draft Call Letter
March 13, 2013 Preserving the Welfare Work Requirement and TANF Extension Act of 2013
Oct. 10, 2012 The Hill - Jobs Numbers Nothing to Celebrate as Fiscal Cliff Looms
Oct. 10, 2012 President Praises September Jobs Report While Impending Fiscal Cliff Threatens Economic Growth
Sept. 20, 2012 Roe Votes to Preserve Welfare Work Requirement
Sept. 20, 2012 Disapproving Rule Relating to Waiver and Expenditure Authority with Respect to the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program
Sept. 7, 2012 Roe Statement on Latest Unemployment Numbers
Aug. 29, 2012 Labor Day Forecast Bleak for Unemployed
Aug. 29, 2012 Blog: Labor Day Forecast Bleak for Unemployed
June 13, 2012 Energy Independence Is A Key Part of Economic Recovery
June 6, 2012 Economy: Rise in Unemployment & Debt is Concerning
May 16, 2012 We Need A Plan To Turn The Economy Around
May 9, 2012 Student Loans Latest Casualty of Politics
Jan. 12, 2012 Committee Republicans Urge President to Work with Congress on Reforms to Rein in NLRB
March 1, 2011 The Doctors Caucus
Dec. 8, 2010 Tax Deal Will Help Small Businesses Create Jobs
Aug. 19, 2010 Bailing Out States Could Stunt Economic Growth
Dec. 23, 2009 Roe Accepts The President's OfferÂ…Again
Sept. 25, 2008 Congressional Candidate Phil Roe Sponsors Second Harvest Food Bank Benefit Drive
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Economy
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