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Gerry Connolly's Public Statements

Full Name: Gerald 'Gerry' E. Connolly
Office: U.S. House (VA) - District 11, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 11
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cathy; 1 Child: Caitlin
Birth Date: 03/30/1950
Birth Place: Boston, MA
Home City: Fairfax, VA
Date Title
Letter to Gene L. Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United State, U.S. Government Accountability Office - Voting Lines
Issue Position: Protecting Our Veterans
Issue Position: Ending the War in Iraq
Issue Position: Holding the Line on Taxes
Issue Position: Enact Comprehensive Health Care Reform
Issue Position: Improving Transportation
Issue Position: Fighting Wasteful Spending and Budget Deficits
Issue Position: Protecting Our Environment: The Connolly Environmental Agenda
Issue Position: Change "No Child Left Behind" and Invest in Education
Issue Position: Reforming the Health Insurance System
Issue Position: Investing in Schools
Issue Position: Standing Up to Big Banks and Credit Card Companies
Issue Position: Improve the Economy for Families
July 9, 2014 Highway Trust Fund
July 9, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
July 9, 2014 Hearing of the Government Operations Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Examining Solutions to Close the $106 Billion Improper Payments Gap
June 30, 2014 Cummings, Sandra Fluke Issue Statement on Hobby Lobby Ruling
June 27, 2014 Letter to Ken Chiro Sasae, Ambassador of Japan to the United States - Kono Statement Report
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
June 5, 2014 Letter to Terry McAuliffe, Governor of Virginia - Calls for Statewide Task Force to Address Growing Heroin Epidemic
June 2, 2014 SEEC "Green Dogs" Statement on Carbon Pollution Standard for Existing Sources
May 30, 2014 Rep. Connolly Amendment to Increase Funding for Veterans Treatment Courts Passes House in Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriations Bill
May 30, 2014 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015
May 29, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals
May 29, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 29, 2014 North Korea Sanctions Act
May 29, 2014 House Committee Passes North Korea Sanctions Bill Cosponsored by Connolly & Passes Connolly Amendment to Force Progress on Family Reunification Efforts
May 23, 2014 H.R. 4435, The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
May 8, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H. Res. 567, Establishing Select Committee on Benghazi
May 8, 2014 Establishing Select Committee on Benghazi
May 7, 2014 Recommending that the House Find Lois G. Lerner in Contempt of Congress
May 7, 2014 Resolution Relating to the Consideration of House Report 113-415 and an Accompanying Resolution, and Providing for Consideration of H. Res. 565, Appointment of Special Counsel to Investigate Internal Revenue Service
May 1, 2014 Virginia Delegation Announces Final Approval of TIFIA Funding for Rail to Dulles
May 1, 2014 Bipartisan VA. Delegation Announces Final Approval
April 30, 2014 House Democrats Introduce the Green Bank Act of 2014
April 30, 2014 Va. Officials Break Ground on Route 1 Widening Project to Relieve Fort Belvoir Congestion
April 29, 2014 Woodall, Issa, Connolly Praise Passage of Government Reports Elimination Act
April 24, 2014 The Hill - Congressional Action on Climate Change is Key to a Sustainable Future
April 24, 2014 Metro, MWAA Agreement Puts Silver Line on Course to Open in Summer
April 24, 2014 The Hill - Congressional Action on Climate Change is Key to a Sustainable Future
April 21, 2014 It's Time for Congress to Stand Up for Federal Employees
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 11, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State, and Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Department of the Treasury - Sanction Russia's State Arms Dealer
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 9, 2014 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
April 7, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - No Fly Lists
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