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Tom Petri's Public Statements

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' E. Petri
Office: U.S. House (WI) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 04/03/1979
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Anne; 1 Child: Alexandra
Birth Date: 05/28/1940
Birth Place: Marinette, WI
Home City: Fond du Lac, WI
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
May 7, 2012 Letter to Conferees
May 2, 2012 Petri to Highlight 21st Century Skills While Visiting Fond du Lac, Green Lake Schools
May 1, 2012 Rep. Petri, Sen. Kohl to Hold Oshkosh Press Conference on Highway 41
April 25, 2012 Petri Holds Hearing to Review U.S. Aviation Safety
April 16, 2012 Transportation Oriented Jobs Initiative
March 30, 2012 Transportation Oriented Jobs Initiative
March 27, 2012 Petri Applauds Passage of Small Business Bill
March 26, 2012 Petri Blasts Airplane Security as Costly But Ineffective
March 20, 2012 Rep. Petri Comments on House Budget Proposal
March 16, 2012 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran, Members of the House Great Lakes Task Force
March 13, 2012 Letter to Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen
March 7, 2012 Petri Bill Aims to Encourage Work and Marriage
March 6, 2012 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Majority Leader Cantor, and Democratic Whip Hoyer
March 6, 2012 Introduction of the Fox-Wisconsin Heritage Parkway National Heritage Area Act of 2012
March 6, 2012 Congressman Petri & Senator Kohl Introduce Legislation to Designate the Fox-Wisconsin Heritage Parkway as a National Heritage Area
March 1, 2012 Petri Tells President No to Aviation Fee
Feb. 29, 2012 St. Croix River Crossing Project Authorization Act
Feb. 29, 2012 House Education Committee Approves Petri Initiatives
Feb. 28, 2012 The Northwestern - House Highway Bill Bust for Wisconsin
Feb. 27, 2012 Petri Teacher and Principal Training Reforms Included in Bill to Reform No Child Left Behind
Feb. 15, 2012 Committee Leaders Voice Support for K-12 Education Reform Bills
Feb. 14, 2012 Senate Ignores House Jobs Bills
Feb. 9, 2012 Petri's Adaptive Testing Reforms Included in Bill to Reform No Child Left Behind
Feb. 8, 2012 Subcommittee Hearing Examines GPS Use in Aviation Industry
Feb. 3, 2012 House Clears Long-Term FAA Legislation
Feb. 3, 2012 Conference Report on H.R. 658, FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2012
Feb. 1, 2012 Reps. Kind, Petri and Senator Kohl Introduce Legislation to Compensate Service Members for Miscalculated Leave Time
Jan. 24, 2012 Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2012
Jan. 24, 2012 House Approves FAA Extension
Jan. 12, 2012 Committee Republicans Urge President to Work with Congress on Reforms to Rein in NLRB
Dec. 21, 2011 Petri: House Republicans Working to Extend Payroll Tax Cut
Dec. 21, 2011 Letter to Representative Hastings, Chairman of Natural Resources Committee
Dec. 21, 2011 Kind Joins Colleagues in Asking House Natural Resources Committee to Bring Bridge Bill up for a Floor Vote
Dec. 15, 2011 Petri Statement on LightSquared
Dec. 13, 2011 Petri Wants Reforms to Make Congress Work
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 2, 2011 Ribble, Petri Cosponsor Bill to Protect Public Transit in WI
Nov. 21, 2011 Rep. Petri's Statement on the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Nov. 18, 2011 Rahall, Petri Unveil Legislation to Create Transportation Jobs for American Veterans
Nov. 17, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 16, 2011 The House of Representatives Working Hard
Nov. 16, 2011 Congressional Report -- "A Decade Later: A Call for TSA Reform"
Nov. 14, 2011 Petri Wants All Options for Deficit Reduction
Nov. 14, 2011 Petri, House Move to Help S.S. Badger
Nov. 7, 2011 NextGen Air Traffic Control Test Bed Launches New Era in Aviation
Nov. 4, 2011 Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2011
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Chairwoman Murray and Chairman Hensarling
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to Congressman Hensarling, Senator Murray, and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 27, 2011 3 New Foreign Trade Pacts Are All About Jobs
Oct. 27, 2011 3 New Foreign Trade Pacts Are All About Jobs
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