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Tim Walberg's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Timothy 'Tim' L. Walberg
Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 7, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 7
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sue; 3 Children: Matthew, Heidi, Caleb
Birth Date: 04/12/1951
Birth Place: Chicago, IL
Home City: Tipton, MI
Religion: Christian
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Date Title
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Education
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Oct. 8, 2013 Walberg Supports Head Start Funding for Children in Need
April 9, 2013 Hearing of the Committee on Education and the Workforce - "Reviving our Economy: The Role of Higher Education in Job Growth and Development"
June 28, 2012 Hearing of the Workforce Protections Subcommittee of the House Education and The Workforce Committee - "Promoting Workplace Safety Through Voluntary Protection Programs"
March 20, 2012 Hearing of the Workforce Protections Subcommittee of the House Education and The Workforce Committee - "Ensuring Regulations Protect Access to Affordable and Quality Companion Care"
Oct. 5, 2011 Hearing of the Workforce Protections Subcommittee of the House Education and The Workforce Committee - "Workplace Safety: Ensuring a Responsible Regulatory Environment"
Sept. 13, 2011 Hearing of the Workforce Protections Subcommittee of the House Education & The Workforce Committee - "Workforce Challenges Facing the Agriculture Industry"
Sept. 8, 2011 Empowering Parents Through Quality Charter Schools Act
July 14, 2011 Hearing of the Workforce Protections Subcommittee of the House Education and The Workforce Committee - "The Fair Labor Standards Act: Is It Meeting the Needs of the Twenty-First Century Workplace?"
July 13, 2011 Hearing of the House Education and The Workforce Committee - H.R. 2465, "Federal Workers' Compensation Modernization and Improvement Act"
June 16, 2011 Hearing of the Workforce Protections Subcommittee of the House Education and The Workforce Committee - "Is OSHA Undermining State Efforts to Promote Workplace Safety?"
June 15, 2011 Walberg Votes to Repeal Unnecessary Education Regulations
May 12, 2011 Hearing of the Workforce Protections Subcommittee of the House Education and The Workforce Committee - "Reviewing Workers' Compensation for Federal Employees"
May 4, 2011 Hearing of the Workforce Protections Subcommittee of the House Education and The Workforce Committee - "Modernizing Mine Safety"
April 27, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Withdraw Proposed "Gainful Employment" Regulation
April 14, 2011 Hearing of the Workforce Protections Subcommittee of the House Education and The Workforce Committee - "Examining the Department of Labor's Implementation of the Davis-Bacon Act"
March 3, 2011 Hearing of the Workforce Protections Subcommittee of the House Education and The Workforce Committee - "Examining Recent Regulatory and Enforcement Actions of the Mine Safety and Health Administration"
Feb. 15, 2011 Hearing of the House Education and The Workforce Committee - "Investigating OSHA's Regulatory Agenda and Its Impact on Job Creation"
Aug. 8, 2008 Walberg Weekly Wrap-Up
July 29, 2008 Letter to Samuel Bodman, Secretary of the Department of Energy, Re: Locate Rare Isotope Beam Facility at MSU
Jan. 23, 2008 Walberg: Schools Need Flexibility to Excel
Nov. 16, 2007 Walberg Amendments Will Benefit Michigan Colleges
Sept. 6, 2007 Walberg Says No Child Left Behind is Failing Michigan Students, Teachers
Sept. 6, 2007 Education Policy
May 23, 2007 The A-Plus Act
April 6, 2007 Walberg Weekly Wrap-up: A Better Alternative to No Child Left Behind: A-PLUS
March 15, 2007 Walberg Supports State, Local Control of Education
March 14, 2007 Walberg Supports State, Local Control of Education (House Floor)
Feb. 13, 2007 Walberg Co-Sponsors Legislation Supporting Students, Teachers, Civic-Minded Businesses
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Education
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