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Charlie Dent's Public Statements

Full Name: Charles 'Charlie' W. Dent
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 15, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 15
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Pamela; 3 Children: Kathryn, William, Jack
Birth Date: 05/24/1960
Birth Place: Allentown, PA
Home City: Allentown, PA
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
April 7, 2014 Use Economic Leverage and Trade to Thwart Putin Aggression
April 3, 2014 Congressman Dent Applauds Passage of the Save American Workers Act
April 3, 2014 Save American Workers Act of 2014
March 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military
March 6, 2014 Congressman Charlie Dent's Statement Regarding House Passage of H.R. 4152 Providing Loan Guarantees to Ukraine
March 6, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - Changes to Affordable Care Act Enrollment Process
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
March 5, 2014 Congressman Dent's Statement on the Senate's Rejection of Debo P. Adegbile to lead the Department of Justice's Civil Rights Division
Jan. 29, 2014 Congressman Dent Responds to the State of the Union Address
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Urging U.S. Military to End Presumptive Ban on Sikh Articles of Faith
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Jan. 15, 2014 Meadows and Dent Tie Unemployment Extension to Job-Growth Policies
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units
Jan. 11, 2014 Dent Votes to Make Sure Consumers Will be Informed if Private Data is Compromised
Jan. 11, 2014 Dent Addresses PSEA Members -- Calls on Senate to Act on Reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Jan. 6, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Budget and Unemployment Benefits
Dec. 26, 2013 Dent Works to Protect Pennsylvania Children from the President's Health Care Law
Dec. 20, 2013 Congressman Dent's Statement on President Obama's Decision to "Exempt" Individuals from the Health Care Law
Dec. 12, 2013 Dent Votes for Commonsense Bipartisan Budget Agreement
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Bring ENDA to Floor
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Nancy Stoner, Acting Assistant Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - Requesting Information on EPA's Inclusion of Fire Hyrants as a Potable Water Source
Nov. 25, 2013 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Calling For Changes to FDA Proposed Rules
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 15, 2013 Congressman Dent's Statement on the Passage of the Keep Your Health Plan Act
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senator Barbara Boxer and Representative Bill Shuster - River Basin Commission Funding
Nov. 11, 2013 Rep. Dent: "Make the Time to Thank a Veteran Today"
Nov. 6, 2013 Continuing Surveillance Efforts Directed at Ally Merkel Could Damage U.S.-German Relations
Nov. 4, 2013 Congressman Dent co-sponsors H.R. 3350 -- "Keep Your Health Plan Act"
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 28, 2013 Remembering the Hon. C.W. Bill Young
Oct. 16, 2013 Dent Votes to End Government Shutdown & Defuse Debt Crisis
Oct. 16, 2013 No Subsidies Without Verification Act
Oct. 16, 2013 Dent Votes to End Government Shutdown & Defuse Debt Crisis
Oct. 15, 2013 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Debt Ceiling
Oct. 11, 2013 Expressing Sense of House Relating to Tariff-Rate Quotas for Raw and Refined Sugar
Oct. 7, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Debt Limit
Oct. 7, 2013 Lancaster Veterans Visit World War II Memorial
Oct. 6, 2013 The Philadelphia Inquirer - Fighting Shutdown, Obamacare
Oct. 4, 2013 I Agree With Senator Obama
Oct. 3, 2013 PBS "Newshour" - Transcript: Government Shutdown
Oct. 1, 2013 Americans for Prosperity: Federal Taxpayer Protection Pledge
Oct. 1, 2013 Pitts on Continuing Efforts to Reopen the Government
Oct. 1, 2013 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Government Shutdown
Oct. 1, 2013 Pitts on Negotiations to Reopen Federal Government
Sept. 30, 2013 House Passes Bill to Make Pharmaceuticals Safer
Sept. 29, 2013 Dent Votes to End Medical Device Tax and to Fund the Government
Sept. 28, 2013 Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 27, 2013 Get 'Er Done
Sept. 26, 2013 Reps. Thompson and Dent Issue Statement on the NCAA Executive Committee's Decision to Gradually Restore Penn State Scholarships
Sept. 25, 2013 Helium Stewardship Act of 2013
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