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Charlie Dent's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

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
Jan. 6, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Budget and Unemployment Benefits
Oct. 16, 2013 Dent Votes to End Government Shutdown & Defuse Debt Crisis
Oct. 16, 2013 No Subsidies Without Verification Act
Oct. 11, 2013 Expressing Sense of House Relating to Tariff-Rate Quotas for Raw and Refined Sugar
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 Pitts on Negotiations to Reopen Federal Government
Oct. 1, 2013 Pitts on Continuing Efforts to Reopen the Government
Oct. 1, 2013 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Government Shutdown
June 27, 2013 Sens. Manchin, Ayotte Join Reps. Dent and Murphy to Introduce the "Duplication Elimination Act"
May 20, 2013 No Labels
March 15, 2013 Congressman Dent's Statement on President Obama's Meeting with the Republican Conference
June 28, 2012 Dent Statement on Vote to Hold Attorney General in Contempt of Congress
Dec. 7, 2011 Dent Votes for Greater Transparency in Development of Federal Regulations
March 25, 2010 Introduction Of The Census Oversight Efficiency And Management Reform Act Of 2010
March 3, 2009 Reps. Dent, Maloney Introduce Independent Census Agency Bill
June 8, 2007 Rep. Dent Praises Passport Relief For Air Travelers, But Renews Call For Government To Fix Long Delays
Jan. 10, 2007 Republican "Tuesday Group" Elects Congressman Dent as Co-Chairman
Nov. 8, 2006 Congressman Dent Comments on Secretary Rumsfeld's Announced Resignation
June 1, 2006 Separation of Powers Is Not Sanctuary from the Law
Feb. 10, 2005 Hearing of House Committee on Government Reform - The Perplexing Shift From Shortage to Surplus: Managing this Season's Flu Shot Supply and...
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Government Affairs
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