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Lynn Westmoreland's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

Full Name: Lynn A. Westmoreland
Office: U.S. House (GA) - District 3, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Joan; 3 Children: Heather, Marcy, Trae
Birth Date: 04/02/1950
Birth Place: Atlanta, GA
Home City: Grantville, GA
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
June 2, 2014 Capitol Corner: IRS Scraps Unjust Proposed Rules
May 9, 2014 Westmoreland Appointed to Benghazi Select Committee
Feb. 26, 2014 Taxpayer Transparency Act of 2014
Feb. 24, 2014 Capitol Corner: House Working to Cut Red Tape, Improve Transparency
Nov. 21, 2013 Financial Services Committee Passes Westmoreland Legislation on CFPB Data Disclosure
Oct. 21, 2013 Capitol Corner: Shutdown Over, But ObamaCare Still Hurting Georgia Families And Debt Not Addressed
Oct. 13, 2013 E-Newsletter: Westmoreland Outraged at Department of Defense for Decision on Troop Benefits
Oct. 11, 2013 Department of Defense Survivor Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 7, 2013 Capitol Corner: House Republicans Working to Responsibly Fund Federal Government While Senate Democrats and President Obama Play Politics
Oct. 3, 2013 A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words
Oct. 2, 2013 Keep Our Memorials Open
Aug. 12, 2013 Capitol Corner: House Republicans Vote to Stop Government Abuse
Aug. 6, 2013 Capitol Corner: Stop the IRS
Aug. 2, 2013 House Passes Bills to Hold Federal Agencies Accountable
July 15, 2013 Letter to Commissioner Daniel Werfel, Internal Revenue Service - Questions on Privacy Breaches
June 20, 2012 House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Holds AG Holder in Contempt
Dec. 7, 2011 Westmoreland: "We Must Rein in Overregulation"
Nov. 17, 2011 Westmoreland: "We Owe the American People More"
June 1, 2011 House Defeats President Obama's Debt Limit Increase Request
April 9, 2011 Government Shutdown Averted
Jan. 6, 2011 Westmoreland Celebrates the First Ever Reading of the U.S. Constitution in the House of Representatives
Dec. 21, 2010 Westmoreland Reacts to Census Apportionment Release
April 23, 2010 Op-Ed: Big Government Is On The Way To "Help' … Again
Dec. 1, 2009 The Rule Of Law
Nov. 20, 2009 Bring Sunshine To House Proceedings
Oct. 7, 2009 Democrats Cover For Ethically Challenged Rangel
July 1, 2009 Republicans Encourage Bachmann To End Census Boycott
May 13, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee - AIG: Where Is The Taxpayers' Money Going?
April 2, 2009 Obama Appears Intent on Manipulating Census
March 17, 2009 Ethical Issues That Need To Be Resolved
Feb. 12, 2009 Press Conference with House Republicans - the Census
Dec. 2, 2008 Let House Vote on Rangel's Chairmanship
Jan. 28, 2008 State of the Union Offers Blueprint for Action
Jan. 24, 2008 Westmoreland Won't Pursue Earmark Spending
Nov. 15, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - One Year Later: Have TSA Airport Security Checkpoints Improved?
Oct. 2, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Blackwater USA; Private Security Contracting in Iraq & Afghanistan
Aug. 4, 2007 Actions Speak Louder Than Words
May 14, 2007 Claude Ramsey Post Office
Feb. 28, 2007 Regular Order Lacking Under Democrats
June 9, 2005 Disband the Current Committee on Standards of Official Conduct
March 8, 2005 Hearing of the House Committee on Government Reform: Is Uncle Sam Still Passing the Buck? The Burden of Unfunded Mandates on State, County, City Gov..
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Regulation Nation: How Over-Regulation Stalls Economic Growth
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