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Sam Graves' Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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
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
Feb. 20, 2014 Graves Statement On President Obama's Trade Executive Order
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Chairman Irving Williamson, International Trade Commission - Protect Domestic Steel Producers from Illegal Dumping
Sept. 17, 2013 The Hill - Put More Muscle into the Regulatory Flexibility Act
Sept. 10, 2013 The Journal of Commerce - Better Coordination Key to Helping Small Businesses to Export
Aug. 14, 2013 Wall Street Journal - GAO Study Finds Fault with Export Program
Aug. 14, 2013 GAO Report: Better Management of Trade Programs Are Needed to Help Small Businesses Export
July 24, 2013 Graves, Chabot Applaud Foreign Affairs Committee Passage of Bills to Improve Small Business Trade Opportunities
July 10, 2013 Letter to Ambassador Froman - Footwear
July 10, 2013 The Hill - The Growing Trade Opportunity Overseas for Small Businesses
June 13, 2013 NSBA Survey Proves Small Businesses Need A Simplified Trade Process
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
May 20, 2013 Politico - Barriers Hamper Small Businesses
May 9, 2013 Committee Members Introduce No-Cost Legislation To Help Small Business Enter Trade Market
May 9, 2013 Tipton, Committee Members Introduce No-Cost Legislation To Help Small Businesses Enter Trade Market
May 16, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Small Business Committee - U.S. Trade Strategy: What's Next for Small Business Exporters?
May 7, 2012 Graves & Tipton Introduce Small Business Trade Legislation
Oct. 14, 2011 Straight Talk- Free Trade Agreements Will Open Up New Markets For Small Businesses
Oct. 12, 2011 Chairman Graves Statement on The Free Trade Agreements
Aug. 22, 2011 Fair Trade Can Boost Job Creation
Aug. 4, 2011 Chairman Graves Statement on Senate Developments On Pending Trade Agreements
July 27, 2011 Increased Coordination Needed to Increase Exports
July 27, 2011 Chairman Graves: FTAs and Increasing Agency Coordination Will Spur More Small Businesses to Export
July 27, 2011 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - "Bureaucratic Obstacles for Small Exporters: Is Our National Export Strategy Working?"
June 30, 2011 Politico - Quick FTA Passage Needed for Small Businesses
April 6, 2011 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - Help Wanted: How Passing Free Trade Agreements Will Help Small Businesses Create New Jobs
Oct. 4, 2010 China Must Follow the Rules
Sept. 30, 2010 Graves Votes to Hold China Accountable for Currency Manipulation
Dec. 7, 2009 Fair Trade Can Boost Job Creation
May 14, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States
Dec. 5, 2007 Safe Toys Act Introduced By Graves
May 14, 2007 Graves Unveils Economic Development Agenda
Oct. 25, 2005 Congressman Barrow Continues Fighting for Lower Natural Gas, Fertilizer Prices
May 26, 2005 Graves: China Trade Must Be Fair
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