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Sam Graves' Public Statements

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
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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
May 23, 2014 Graves Alerts Small Businesses to Another EPA Power Grab
May 22, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
May 21, 2014 House To Vote On Small Business Contracting Legislation As NDAA Amendments
May 21, 2014 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - Oversight of the Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Programs
May 21, 2014 Committee Examines Reforms to Key Research and Development Programs
May 20, 2014 Luetkemeyer, Graves Applaud Legislation to Improve Management of Missouri's Rivers
May 15, 2014 Luetkemeyer, Colleagues Want to Know if Obamacare Processing Center is Abusing Taxpayer Funds
May 9, 2014 Graves Commemorates National Small Business Week
May 9, 2014 Chairman Graves Commemorates National Small Business Week
May 8, 2014 Committee's Small Business Legislation Included In NDAA
May 7, 2014 Graves Statement on KCI Commission Recommendation
May 7, 2014 Committee Highlights Entrepreneurial Opportunities for Veterans
May 7, 2014 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - Military to Entrepreneurship: Private Sector Initiatives to Help Veterans Pursue Business Opportunities
May 6, 2014 Graves Recognizes America's Educators on "National Teacher Day"
May 2, 2014 Graves Statement on Jobs Report
May 2, 2014 Graves Statement On April Jobs Report
April 30, 2014 Committee Exposes Program Duplication at the SBA
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - SBA-Created Initiatives: Necessary or Redundant Spending
April 30, 2014 Graves Applauds Ford Kansas City Assembly Plant Investment
April 21, 2014 Simplify The Tax Code
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 16, 2014 Graves Statement On Tax Day & The Small Business Tax Burden
April 15, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - Repeal Death Tax
April 14, 2014 Graves Statement On Shootings In Kansas City Area
April 14, 2014 Balance The Budget, Grow The Economy & Protect Paychecks
April 14, 2014 No Bull: EPA Aggression Threatens Livestock Producers
April 11, 2014 Weekly Update from Sam
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop Closure of Military Fast Food Outlets
April 10, 2014 Graves Votes To Balance Federal Budget & Grow The Economy
April 10, 2014 Letter to Howard "Buck" Mckeon, Chairman and Adam Smith, Ranking Member of the U.S. Armed Services Committee - Funding for the Modernization and Recapitalization of the Air National Guard C-130 Fleet
April 9, 2014 Committee Examines Burden of Tax Compliance for Small Businesses
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - FY 2015 National Defense Authorization Act
April 9, 2014 The Fiscal Times - The Tax Burden For Small Business Is Getting Worse
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - The Biggest Tax Problems for Small Businesses
April 7, 2014 St. Joseph News-Press - ObamaCare is no Harmless Prank
April 7, 2014 Investing In The Future By Supporting Our Teachers
April 3, 2014 Obamacare's 30-Hour Full-Time Workweek Definition Is Harming Small Businesses
April 3, 2014 Graves: Obamacare's 30-Hour Full-Time Workweek Definition Is Harming Small Businesses
April 2, 2014 Committee Explores Risks and Benefits of Bitcoin Use by Small Businesses
April 2, 2014 AOPA - FAA Announces Rulemaking on Third Class Medical
April 2, 2014 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - Bitcoin: Examining the Benefits and Risks for Small Business
March 31, 2014 Firmly Against Amnesty
March 25, 2014 Committee Calls for Savings in Views & Estimates of SBA Budget
March 24, 2014 A Washington that Work for You
March 17, 2014 The Imperial Presidency
March 12, 2014 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - The Rise of 3D Printing: Opportunities for Entrepreneurs
March 7, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State
March 5, 2014 Committee Passes Legislative Solutions for Small Business Growth in Federal Contracting
March 5, 2014 House Panel Approves Small Business Contracting Bills
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