or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Sam Graves' Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

Full Name: Samuel 'Sam' B. Graves
Office: U.S. House (MO) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lesley; 3 Children: Megan, Trey, Emily
Birth Date: 11/07/1963
Birth Place: Tarkio, MO
Home City: Tarkio, MO
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Address Border Crisis
March 31, 2014 Firmly Against Amnesty
May 13, 2013 Newsletter - Releasing Illegal Immigrants
March 11, 2013 Letter to the Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano - Release of Detained, Undocumented Immigrants
March 8, 2013 Graves Talks Immigration Reform, Small Business in Kahoka, Memphis
June 7, 2012 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2013
Dec. 9, 2010 Graves: Amnesty for Illegal Immigrants Unacceptable
July 22, 2010 Graves Introduces Immigration Legislation
July 16, 2010 Graves Supports Enforcing Immigration Laws
June 16, 2008 Straight Talk With Sam
March 26, 2008 Graves Wants an Actual Fence
March 24, 2008 SAVE Act Needed
March 18, 2008 Graves Touts SAVE Act
March 6, 2008 Graves to DHS: Build an Actual Fence
March 3, 2008 Securing the Border
Oct. 4, 2007 Congress Should Reauthorize SCHIP, Not Expand It
July 11, 2007 Graves: Census Shouldn't Count Illegals
June 13, 2007 Enforcement Must Come First, But Amnesty Never
May 17, 2007 Graves' Statement on Immigration Deal
Dec. 26, 2006 Straight Talk With Sam (Looking Back)
Oct. 30, 2006 Graves Speaks at Immigration Gathering
Oct. 3, 2006 Press Release - Chairman Graves Holds Local Field Hearing To Discuss Trucking Regulations And Homeland Security
March 16, 2006 72 Members Tell Senate: Enforcement First, No Amnesty
March 16, 2006 Barrow: "Don't Cut Immigration Enforcement Funds for State and Local Police"
May 6, 2005 Graves: U.S. Winning War on Terrorism
April 27, 2005 Emergency Immigration Workload Reduction and Homeland Security Enhancement Act of 2005
March 14, 2005 Straight Talk with Sam: Immigration Reform
Feb. 10, 2005 Real ID Act of 2005
Jan. 4, 2005 Graves Lays Out Third Term Agenda
Dec. 13, 2004 Straight Talk With Sam: Immigration Policy
June 8, 2004 Immigration Reform
Back to top