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Randy Forbes' Public Statements

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
May 16, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 45, Repeal of Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
May 15, 2013 Forbes Introduces Bill to Stop IRS from Using Obamacare Tax as Next Political Bludgeon
May 14, 2013 Forbes Will Continue Working to Reverse Furloughs
May 14, 2013 Forbes: X-47B Test "Major Leap Forward"
May 13, 2013 Letter to Douglas H. Schulman, Commissioner of IRS - IRS Targeting
May 7, 2013 Forbes, Lipinski Put Patients First
May 6, 2013 Forbes on China Power Report: Chinese Military Modernization Seeks to Undermine Balance of Power in Asia
April 29, 2013 Letter to the Honorable Julius Genachowski, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Ban
April 23, 2013 Tomorrow: Forbes To Hold Hearing on Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force Acquisition Budgets
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - Release of Navy Ship Construction Plan
April 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - Reduce Impact of Potential Furloughs
April 17, 2013 Forbes Says Marine Commandant's Testimony Confirms Fears About Administration's Defense Strategy
April 16, 2013 Forbes Questions Planned Composition of the Navy's Carrier Air Wing
April 11, 2013 Congressman Randy Forbes' Blog - Question of the Week: What Should be the Response from the United States to the Recent Actions Taken by North Korea?
April 10, 2013 Forbes Makes Statement on President Obama's Proposed FY2014 National Security Budget
April 10, 2013 Forbes Releases Statement on President's Budget
March 21, 2013 Forbes Releases Statement in Regards To Vote on House Republican Budget
March 15, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - 45 Day Notice and Draft Call Letter
March 11, 2013 Letter to the Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano - Release of Detained, Undocumented Immigrants
March 7, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - DOD Audit
March 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - On the Ranking of the Distinguished Warfare Medal
Feb. 25, 2013 Forbes Introduces Bill to Avert Defense Sequester
Feb. 21, 2013 Forbes Releases Statement on President's Upcoming Visit to Newport News Shipbuilding
Feb. 19, 2013 Chairman Forbes, Chairman Wittman Urge Lawmakers to Prioritize Vital Defense Programs
Feb. 15, 2013 Virginia Senators, House Members Speak Out Against Sequestration's Effects
Feb. 15, 2013 National Association of Manufacturers Honors Forbes for Pro-Jobs Record
Feb. 12, 2013 Forbes Releases Statement on the President's State of the Union Address
Feb. 8, 2013 Forbes Releases Statement on Navy's Announcement to Delay Overhaul of USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN
Feb. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Keystone XL Pipeline
Feb. 4, 2013 Congressional Prayer Caucus
Feb. 1, 2013 Forbes Statement on the Administration's Continued Assault on Religious Freedom
Jan. 30, 2013 Forbes Announces Visit to Six Virginia Shipyards
Jan. 24, 2013 Forbes Announces Subcommittee Assignments
Jan. 24, 2013 Making Congress Personally Accountable for Passing a Budget
Jan. 16, 2013 Forbes Introduces Legislation to Tie Member Salaries to Federal Spending
Jan. 11, 2013 Thank You
Jan. 2, 2013 Forbes Makes Statement Against the Fiscal Cliff Deal
Dec. 20, 2012 Conference Report on H.R. 4310, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
Dec. 20, 2012 Forbes Makes Statement on Fiscal Cliff
Dec. 18, 2012 Forbes Announces Key Outcomes to National Defense From Final Conference Report for FY 2013 Defense Policy Bill
Dec. 15, 2012 A Personal Reflection on Sandy Hook
Dec. 14, 2012 Statement from Congressman J. Randy Forbes on Connecticut Elementary School Shooting
Dec. 13, 2012 Forbes Named Chairman of Seapower and Projection Forces Subcommittee
Oct. 19, 2012 A Take on Compromise vs. Common Ground
Oct. 4, 2012 Blgo: Question of the Week: Which Immigration Reform Proposals Do You Support?
Sept. 28, 2012 Touchdown or Interception?
Sept. 27, 2012 Blog: Question of the Week: Which of the Following Solutions Do You Support to Improve Our Elementary and Secondary Educational System?
Sept. 20, 2012 Blog: Question of the week: In the Wake of Recent Violence, Unrest and Protests Directed Against the United States, What Should be the Foreign Policy Response from the United States to Countries like Egypt or Libya?
Sept. 14, 2012 Forbes: "We Cannot Find Common Ground if We Cannot Find a Starting Point."
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