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Gerry Connolly's Public Statements

Full Name: Gerald 'Gerry' E. Connolly
Office: U.S. House (VA) - District 11, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 11
Primary June 10, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cathy; 1 Child: Caitlin
Birth Date: 03/30/1950
Birth Place: Boston, MA
Home City: Fairfax, VA
Date Title
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to the Honorable Emmett Hanger Jr., Chairman Medicaid Innovation and Reform Commission - Medicaid Expansion in Virginia
Oct. 14, 2013 Democratic Representatives Call on Financial Institutions to Assist Victims of Shutdown
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Acting Director Edward DeMarco, Federal Housing Finance Agency - Do Not Lower Conforming Loan Limits
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Deem Treasury's Iran Sanctions Staff to be Deemed Essential
Oct. 10, 2013 The Continued Shutdown of the Federal Government by House Republicans
Oct. 8, 2013 Recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 5, 2013 E-Newsletter: Fighting to Ensure Federal Employees Get Paid
Oct. 5, 2013 E-Newsletter: Fighting to Ensure Federal Employees Get Paid
Oct. 5, 2013 Federal Employee Retroactive Fairness Act
Oct. 4, 2013 Moran-Connolly Bill to Provide Retroactive Pay for Furloughed Federal Employees
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Ivica Dacic, Prime Minister of Serbia - Support LGBT Rights
Oct. 2, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H. Res. 370, National Park Service Operations, Smithsonian Institution, National Gallery of Art, and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 71, District of Columbia Continuing Appropriations Resoltuion, 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 72, Veterans Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 73, National Institutes of Health Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3230, Pay Our Guard and Reserve Act; And Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Ruls
Oct. 1, 2013 Hoyer Co-Sponsors Bipartisan Bill to Protect Federal Employees' Pay
Sept. 30, 2013 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Government Shutdown
Sept. 26, 2013 Continuing Resolution
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Encourage Responsible Stewardship of Tongass National Forest
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clean Increase in Debt Ceiling
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Todd Jones, Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives - We Support Obama Administration Firearm Policies
Sept. 19, 2013 Pocan, Ros-Lehtinen, Connolly Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Ensure Equal Rights & Protections for all LGBT Federal Employees
Sept. 19, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 687, Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act of 2013; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1526, Restoring Healthy Forests for Healthy Communities Act; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3102, Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013; and for Other Purposes
Sept. 18, 2013 National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2013
Sept. 11, 2013 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Delphi Pension Bailout
Sept. 10, 2013 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary Department of Interior - Safety and Environmental Requirements for Hydraulic Fracturing
Sept. 10, 2013 Van Hollen/Connolly Revised Resolution to Put Syrian Chemical Weapons Under International Control and to Deter the Future Use of Chemical Weapons
Sept. 8, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Syria Intervention
Aug. 23, 2013 Virginia Awarded $17 Million in Federal Homeland Security Grants
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
Aug. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Focus on Defeating Kony, LRA
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy for the European Union - Hezbollah Organization Designation
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, House of Representatives - Immigration Reform
Aug. 1, 2013 Stop Government Abuse Act
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
Aug. 1, 2013 Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2013
July 31, 2013 Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013
July 31, 2013 Citizen Empowerment Act
July 31, 2013 Nuclear Iran Prevention Act of 2013
July 31, 2013 Newsletter - Congress Must Find a Fix to Sequestration
July 30, 2013 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
July 29, 2013 Letter to Representative Harold Rogers, Representative Jack Kingston, Representative Nita Lowey, and Representative Rosa DeLauro - Meals on Wheels
July 26, 2013 Letter to President Abdullah Gul, Republic of Turkey - Condemn Anti-Semitic Statements by Turkish Officials
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 25, 2013 Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013
July 23, 2013 Burdening Future Generations with Deferred Maintenance
July 19, 2013 Graves, Hanna Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Benefit Small Construction Contractors
July 18, 2013 Student Success Act
July 18, 2013 Congressman Dan Kildee Urges U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to Act Swiftly on the Release of Former Marine and Flint Native Held Captive in Iran
July 18, 2013 Citizens Raise Awareness of Genocide through the One Million Bones Demonstration
July 17, 2013 Effects of Sequestration on Federal Court System
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