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Randy Forbes' Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
April 7, 2014 Banning the American flag
Sept. 9, 2013 The Congressional Prayer Caucus
July 16, 2013 Scott and Forbes Introduce H.R. 2634 to Expand the Boundaries of Petersburg National Battlefield
Sept. 28, 2012 Touchdown or Interception?
Sept. 12, 2012 Forbes Statement on Violence in Libya
May 25, 2012 A Time To Remember And Honor Our Fallen
Nov. 19, 2011 Grateful
Nov. 3, 2011 In God We Trust Reaffirmed by House of Representatives
Oct. 6, 2011 The Importance of Prayer
Sept. 8, 2011 Forbes: "Attempt to 'Avoid Disagreements' Has Only Fractured the Nation on a Day Intended to Commemorate Our Unity."
March 18, 2011 In God We Trust
March 17, 2011 Judiciary Committee Passes Forbes' Resolution to Reaffirm National Motto and Uphold Fundamental Rights
July 29, 2010 Recognizing 50th Anniversary of Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and the National Sit-In Movement
Jan. 30, 2009 Forbes Introduces Resolution to Display Lincoln-Obama Bible in Capitol Visitor Center
Oct. 31, 2008 Forbes Receives Distinguished Leadership Award for Role in Fort Lee Expansion
Aug. 8, 2008 How Do You Fix the Economy?
Nov. 20, 2007 The Real First Thanksgiving
Oct. 17, 2007 RESTORE Act of 2007
Oct. 16, 2007 Forbes Participates in Ceremony Celebrating Victory for Religious Freedom of Speech
Oct. 4, 2007 Forbes Cosponsors Legislation to Improve Care for American Troops with Combat Eye Trauma
May 15, 2007 Army Specialist Joseph P. Micks Federal Flag Code Amendment Act Of 2007
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Sept. 15, 2006 Editorial - The Stripping of Purpose
July 19, 2006 Press Release - Forbes Votes to Protect Pledge of Allegiance
June 30, 2006 Raising the American Spirit
June 16, 2006 Finding Control
June 9, 2006 Our Flag: A Symbol of Freedom
April 21, 2006 Editorial - Recognizing Financial Literacy Month
March 2, 2006 Recognizing an Article by Rabbi Israel Zoberman, Spiritual Leader of Congregation Beth Chaverim in Virginia Beach, VA
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