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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
June 28, 2012 Gerlach Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Uphold Federal Health Care Law
June 27, 2012 Two Audits Detail IRS's Failure to Properly Account for Taxpayer Funds Used in Implementing Democrats' Health Care Law
June 12, 2012 Meehan, Gerlach Highlight Effort to Protect Medical Device Manufacturing Jobs
June 12, 2012 Daily Local News - Gerlach, Meehan Continue Fight Against Medical Device Tax
June 7, 2012 Roll Call - Kill the Excise Tax on Medical Devices
June 7, 2012 Health Care Cost Reduction Act of 2012
June 6, 2012 Gerlach Votes to Protect Medical Innovation and Pennsylvania Jobs
May 31, 2012 Letter to the Honorable John Boehner, Speaker of the House
May 27, 2012 Delegation Returns from Official Visit to Taiwan, South Korea; Members Emphasize Importance of Security and Economic Partnerships, Shared Values
May 22, 2012 Letter to Ms. Leslie Seidman, Chairman Financial Accounting Standards Board
May 16, 2012 Gerlach Attends Medal of Honor Ceremony for Ellwood City Hero
May 11, 2012 Gerlach Recognized as an Ally in Fight Against Breast Cancer
May 7, 2012 Letter to Conferees
May 2, 2012 Letter to Honorable Ron Kirk, Office of the United States Trade Representative
April 27, 2012 Gerlach Votes to Prevent Student Loan Rates from Doubling
April 19, 2012 Gerlach Backs Strategy for Creating Jobs, Strengthening Small Businesses
April 17, 2012 Daily Local News - In 6th District, a Gerlach-Trivedi Rematch
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
March 30, 2012 Gerlach Supports Honest Solutions for Ending Debt Crisis and Creating Opportunity for All
March 22, 2012 Gerlach Protects Medicare Treatment Options for Seniors and Supports Common Sense Medical Malpractice Reforms
March 9, 2012 Gerlach Earns Spot on National Trade Advisory Committee
Feb. 13, 2012 Gerlach Statement on President Obama's Proposed Budget
Feb. 9, 2012 Gerlach Says Government-Mandated Contraception Coverage Another ObamaCare Overreach
Feb. 1, 2012 Gerlach Helps House Defuse ObamaCare Booby Trap
Jan. 25, 2012 Gerlach Statement on State of the Union
Jan. 18, 2012 Statement on Stop Online Piracy Act
Jan. 18, 2012 Gerlach Statement on President's Lack of Leadership on Energy Independence and Jobs
Dec. 22, 2011 Gerlach Statement on Working to Provide a Full Year of Middle Class Tax Relief
Dec. 20, 2011 Gerlach Votes to Continue Working on a Full Year of Middle Class Tax Relief
Dec. 13, 2011 Gerlach Votes to Prevent Tax Hikes, Preserve Seniors' Access to Medical Care and Promote Job Growth
Dec. 7, 2011 Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2011
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 30, 2011 Rep. Gerlach and Former PA GOP Chairman Novak: Obama's Policies Have Failed, Romney Can Revitalize Economy
Nov. 22, 2011 Gerlach Statement on Supercommittee Stalemate
Nov. 7, 2011 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner
Oct. 20, 2011 Pottstown Mercury - Senate Dems Watch as Job Crisis Grows
Oct. 6, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Patrick P. O'Carroll, Jr, Inspector General Social Security Administration
Oct. 4, 2011 Roll Call - ICYMI: Paulsen and Gerlach: Medical Device Tax Hinders Innovation
Sept. 14, 2011 Bipartisan, House-Senate Coalition Introduces Legislation to Prevent Medicare Waste, Fraud and Abuse
Sept. 14, 2011 Gerlach Unveils Measure to Protect Seniors and Taxpayers Against Medicare Fraud and Identity Theft
Sept. 8, 2011 Gerlach Statement on President's Speech to Joint Session of Congress
Aug. 1, 2011 Statement on Agreement to Avoid Default, Continue Work to Make Washington Live Within its Means
July 29, 2011 Gerlach Votes for Plan to Avoid Default, Enact Real Solutions for Eliminating Wasteful Washington Spending
July 22, 2011 Lawmakers Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Create Jobs and Promote Investment in Life Sciences
July 19, 2011 Gerlach Supports Eliminating Wasteful Washington Spending, Ending Reckless Borrowing
June 30, 2011 U.S. Reps. Meehan, Carney and Gerlach Tour Heinz Wildlife Refuge
June 22, 2011 Gerlach Statement on Troop Reductions in Afghanistan
June 14, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ray LaHood, Secretary of the Department of Transportation
June 3, 2011 Gerlach supports resolution clarifying role of U.S. military in Libya
May 31, 2011 Gerlach rejects President Obama's request to increase debt limit without any real solutions for controlling spending
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