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Jim Gerlach's Public Statements

Full Name: Jim Gerlach
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Karen; 3 Children; 3 Stepchildren
Birth Date: 02/25/1955
Birth Place: Ellwood City, PA
Home City: Chester Springs, PA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Feb. 19, 2014 Ukrainian Caucus Statement Condemning Violence in Ukraine
Feb. 6, 2014 Joint Statement on Meeting with Ukrainian Parliamentarians
Jan. 31, 2014 Gerlach Applauds Local Business for Commitment to Creating Opportunities for Long-Term Unemployed
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 29, 2014 Philadelphia Inquirer - Restore the Balance
Jan. 28, 2014 Congressional Quarterly: Gerlach Legislation to Rein in President's Use of Executive Power "Appears to be Gaining Momentum"
Jan. 28, 2014 Gerlach Statement on State of the Union
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to House and Senate Committees on Agriculture - Protect Against Agriculture Tariffs
Jan. 23, 2014 Gerlach Joins Colleagues in Condemning Violence and Anti-Democratic Legislation in Ukraine
Jan. 22, 2014 Joint Statement on Crisis in Ukraine
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Education
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - DOD Helicopter Buy
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary, US Department of Health and Human Services - Health Insurance Exchanges
Dec. 12, 2013 Gerlach Statement on Budget Agreement
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services - 834 EDI Transmission Errors
Dec. 10, 2013 Gerlach, Fattah Recognize Service and Sacrifice of Black Soldiers Massacred During Battle Of The Bulge
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner and Nancy Pelosi - Bipartisan Letter Urging Extension of Tax Benefit for Pennsylvania Commuters
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader - Medicare Advantage Plants
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Nancy Stoner, Acting Assistant Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - Requesting Information on EPA's Inclusion of Fire Hyrants as a Potable Water Source
Dec. 2, 2013 Levin Joint Statement on Ukraine Protests
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Scretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Information on Exchanges' Income Verification
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senator Barbara Boxer and Representative Bill Shuster - River Basin Commission Funding
Nov. 15, 2013 Gerlach Supports Plan That Would Help Americans Keep Health Coverage They Like
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Republican Leader Mitch McConnell - Tightening Sanctions Against Iran
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 16, 2013 Gerlach Votes to Reopen Government, Pay Bills on Time
Oct. 6, 2013 The Philadelphia Inquirer - Fighting Shutdown, Obamacare
Oct. 2, 2013 Gerlach: Time for Government to Get Back to Work for Taxpayers
Oct. 1, 2013 Gerlach Says Offices Will Remain Open to Serve Constituents
Oct. 1, 2013 Americans for Prosperity: Federal Taxpayer Protection Pledge
Sept. 30, 2013 Gerlach Statement on Latest Attempt to Avoid a Federal Government Shutdown, Provide Equal Treatment to all Americans Under the Health Care Law
Sept. 24, 2013 Congressmen Pitts and Gerlach Speak Out on Coatesville School District Text Messages
Sept. 20, 2013 Gerlach Supports Continuing Resolution to Keep Federal Government Open, Halt ObamaCare
Sept. 13, 2013 Gerlach's Work to Close Internet Loophole Exploited by Puppy Mill Breeders Contributes to New Enforcement
Sept. 11, 2013 A Solemn Anniversary
Sept. 10, 2013 Response to President's Address on Syria
Sept. 5, 2013 Answers Needed on Syria
Aug. 28, 2013 Statement on Syria
Aug. 1, 2013 Levin and Gerlach Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Encourage Food Donations
July 31, 2013 Gerlach Supports Student Loan Agreement
July 23, 2013 Reps. Mike Thompson, Jim Gerlach, Introduce Bipartisan Bill Incentivizing Conservation of Agricultural Lands, Open Spaces
July 11, 2013 Letter to President Obama - EPA Regulations
July 3, 2013 Lebanon Daily News - E&E Metal Fab CEO Talks Business with Congressman
June 28, 2013 Letter to Secretary Sebelius - Insurance Exchanges
June 26, 2013 President Signs Gerlach Flu Shot Legislation
June 20, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Address Trade and Investment Issues at the U.S. India Strategic Dialogue
June 19, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Republican Leader McConnell - Student Loan Rate
June 18, 2013 Addition of Vaccines Against Seasonal Influenza to List of Taxable Vaccines
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