Representative Adam B. Schiff's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Adam B. Schiff
Current Office: U.S. House - District 28, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 28
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Eve; 2 Children: Alexa, Elijah
Birth Date: 06/22/1960
Birth Place: Framingham, MA
Home City: Burbank, CA
Religion: Jewish
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Issue Position: Renewable Energy Issue Position: Health Care Reform Issue Position: Education Issue Position: Crime Issue Position: Foreign Affairs and National Security Issue Position: Jobs Update Issue Position: Arms Control Issue Position: Environment Issue Position: Education Issue Position: Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Issue Position: Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Issue Position: Women's Issues 6/26/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence 6/24/14 International Creativity and Theft Prevention Caucus Unveils "2014 International Piracy Watch List" 6/20/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions 6/19/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ensuring Religious Minorities are Protected 6/18/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash 6/18/14 Climate Change 6/16/14 Rep. Schiff Applauds White House Move to Prevent Discrimination Against LGBT Workers 6/16/14 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development - Promise Zones 6/12/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Enact More Humane Immigration Deportation and Detention Policy 6/12/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei 6/11/14 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 6/11/14 Reps. Schiff and Huffman Pass Amendment Directing USDA to Update Rules Protecting Captive Orcas and Other Marine Mammals 6/10/14 House Narrowly Defeats Amendment to Allow Bob Hope Airport to Adopt Curfew 6/10/14 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: HealthCare.gov 6/10/14 House Narrowly Defeats Amendment to Allow Bob Hope Airport to Adopt Curfew 6/10/14 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 6/02/14 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions 5/30/14 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015 5/30/14 Rep. Schiff Statement on Resignation of VA Secretary Shinseki 5/29/14 Rep. Schiff Hails Landmark Decision by Army Corps of Engineers to Restore LA River 5/29/14 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals 5/29/14 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations 5/27/14 Letter to Ashley Higgins, United States Department of Education - Gainful Employment Rule 5/27/14 Rep. Schiff Urges Congress to Pass Gun Safety Laws After Isla Vista Shooting -- "What Will It Take to Get Congress Moving on Responsible Gun Safety Laws?" 5/22/14 Letter to Viktor Orban, Prime Minister of Hungary - Concern Over Nazi Occupation Monument in Hungary 5/22/14 Rep. Adam Schiff Applauds Passage of USA freedom Act 5/22/14 House Narrowly Defeats Rep. Schiff Amendment Sunsetting 9/11 Authorization for Use of Military Force 5/22/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits 5/22/14 USA FREEDOM Act 5/22/14 House Recognizes 70th Anniversary of D-Day in NDAA 5/22/14 Just Before Memorial Day, House Passes Rep. Schiff Amendment Urging Secretary Hagel to Put Names of "Lost 74" on Vietnam Wall 5/21/14 Rep. Adam Schiff Statement on Being Appointed to Benghazi Select Committee 5/21/14 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015 5/15/14 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - Request Details on Audit of VA Clinics 5/13/14 Rep. Schiff Presses Erdogan, Gul and other top Turkish Officials on the Armenian Genocide, the Blockade of Armenia, and the Plight of the People of Kessab at Meeting in Ankara 5/09/14 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership 5/08/14 Rep. Schiff Statement on Intel Committee Vote to Advance Bill to End Bulk Collection of Metadata 5/08/14 Establishing Select Committee on Benghazi