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Randy Forbes' Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

Full Name: James Randy Forbes
Office: U.S. House (VA) - District 4, Republican
First Elected: 06/19/2001
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Shirley; 4 Children: Neil, Jamie, Jordan, Justin
Birth Date: 02/17/1952
Birth Place: Chesapeake
Home City: Chesapeake, VA
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Appeal Court Decision That Allows Gang Members to Stay in U.S.
Feb. 13, 2014 A Credibility Problem, Not a Political Problem
June 27, 2013 Forbes Releases Statement on Passage of Senate Immigration Bill
June 13, 2013 Forbes' Gang Bill Included In Larger Interior Enforcement Package
March 11, 2013 Letter to the Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano - Release of Detained, Undocumented Immigrants
Oct. 4, 2012 Blgo: Question of the Week: Which Immigration Reform Proposals Do You Support?
June 25, 2012 Forbes Issues Statement on Supreme Court Immigration Ruling
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Minority Leader Pelosi, Majority Leader Cantor and Minority Whip Hoyer
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 2, 2011 Blog: Administration Takes Step to Overrule Immigration Deportation Orders
June 14, 2011 Securing the Visa System to Prevent Future Acts of Terrorism
Nov. 24, 2010 Critical Immigration Update
July 30, 2010 Blog: Saying No to Amnesty
June 24, 2010 Blog: You Weigh In: Labor Dept Offers Assistance to Illegal Immigrants
May 27, 2010 Blog: DHS Says Terrorists Illegally Crossing U.S.-Mexico Border
May 20, 2010 Blog: NRO: The Presidents and the Arizona Law
May 7, 2010 The Second Best Time
Dec. 1, 2009 Seven Million Jobs For U.S. Citizens
Sept. 6, 2007 Forbes Opposes Amnesty Legislation
Aug. 14, 2007 Forbes Supports Legislation to Secure America's Borders and Reduce Illegal Immigration
July 20, 2007 Towards a United America
July 5, 2007 Forbes Joins Resolution Urging Administration to Enforce Immigration Laws Already on the Books
July 2, 2007 Forbes Continues Push Against Amnesty in Immigration Debate
June 15, 2007 Capital Monitor - June 15, 2007
June 14, 2007 Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008--Continued
June 8, 2007 Forbes Continues Push Against Amnesty in Immigration Debate
June 5, 2007 Forbes Pushes for Stronger Laws on Birthright Citizenship
May 18, 2007 Capitol Monitor: Wiping the Slate Clean
May 11, 2007 Forbes Pushes to Eliminate "Random Drawing" for U.S. Citizenship
April 24, 2007 House Members Appeal to Nation's Top Leaders on Immigration Reform
April 20, 2007 Forbes Cosponsors Legislation to Close Loopholes in DUI Laws for Illegal Immigrants
April 16, 2007 Scott Gardner Act
March 20, 2007 Forbes Bolsters Support for Immigration Reform Legislation
Jan. 16, 2007 Forbes Receives Committee Assignments for 110th Congress
Sept. 25, 2006 Editorial - Addressing the Gang Problem
Sept. 21, 2006 Press Release - Forbes' Gang Bill Passes the House
Sept. 19, 2006 Press Release - Forbes Gang Bill Slated for Full House Vote This Week
May 16, 2006 Forbes Comments on President Bush's Immigration Plan
May 14, 2006 Hanging up the Immigration Crisis
May 5, 2006 Forbes Calls for Increased Funding for Immigration Enforcement
March 17, 2006 Death by a thousand cuts
March 16, 2006 72 Members Tell Senate: Enforcement First, No Amnesty
July 1, 2005 Closing a Loophole
June 27, 2005 CNN Lou Dobbs Tonight - Transcript
June 20, 2005 Forbes Announces Legislation to Fast-Track the Deportation of Alien Gang Members
Feb. 10, 2005 Legislation to Tighten Border Security Clears the US House
Feb. 10, 2005 Worst-Case Scenario
Feb. 9, 2005 Real ID Act of 2005
Jan. 28, 2005 Forbes Throws Weight Behind Sensenbrenner Border Security and Immigration Legislation
Jan. 11, 2005 Forbes Announces 109th Congress Committee Assignments
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