Mike Kelly

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U.S. Representative

Mike Kelly (R)

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PA-03
Positions
Leadership: No leadership position
Committees:
(subcommittees and past assignments)
Next election: Nov. 6, 2012

Primary challenge: No

Incumbent running: Yes

2012 candidates for PA-03

Confirmed: Missa Eaton, Mike Kelly
Possible: None so far
Out: None so far
(more info & editing for PA-03)
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Mike Kelly is a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives, representing the third district of the State of Pennsylvania, since 2011.

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Positions, record and controversies

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Healthcare

Kelly is against nationalizing the US health care system. Kelly argues that "the health care debate has not even addressed the health care sector; it has only addressed the government sector."

Source: "On The Issues: Health Care." www.mikekellyforcongress.com/on-the-issues/. Date unknown.

Mike Kelly is against the government health care reform bill, and speaks out against Pennsylvania Representative Kathy Dahlkemper’s support of the bill, as catalogued in this article. Kelly states “huge tax hike[s] and… serious damage to Medicare” as his reasons for combating the healthcare legislation.

Source: "Mike Kelly’s Response to Dahlkemper’s Vote in Favor of Government-Run Health Care." http://www.mikekellyforcongress.com/mike-kellys-response-to-dahlkempers-vote-in-favor-of-government-run-health-care/. March 21, 2010.

Energy

Kelly supports energy in the form of "solar, wind, hydro, clean coal, natural gas, nuclear, and... oil". Kelly wants to explore the option of using Pennsylvania's natural gas resources to advance the alternative energy fight.

Source: "On The Issues: An Energy Economy." www.mikekellyforcongress.com/on-the-issues/. Date unknown.

An overview of Mike Kelly’s stance on energy. Kelly supports creating “an environment for green jobs” and wants to “make sure there is the right mix of solar, wind, hydro, clean coal, natural gas, nuclear, and even oil to make sure that our country can grow and prosper”.

Source: "Spotlight on the PA 3rd Congressional District." http://www.keyhouseraces.com/content/spotlight-pa-3rd-congressional-district-0. Date unknown.

Technology

This article is a question and answer with Mike Kelly, and includes his thoughts on the British Petroleum Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Kelly acknowledges that accidents do happen in oil drilling, but that we can neither under react nor overreact to them. Kelly believes that, after experiencing the Exxon Valdez oil spill years ago, we should have a perfected way of cleaning up the oil that is spilling into the Gulf now, and he is disappointed that we are using the same cleanup technology as we did then.

Source: "Great Lakes Life Magazine: Must Reads." http://www.gllmagazine.com/political-profile. Date unknown.

Bio

2010 elections

Money in politics

This section contains links to – and feeds from – money in politics databases. For specific controversies, see this article's record and controversies section.

Top Contributors to during the 2010 Election Cycle
DonorAmount (US Dollars)
Armstrong Group of Companies$ 20,600
Operating Engineers Union$ 15,000
General Electric$ 14,000
Ernst & Young$ 12,000
Transportation Equipment Supply Co$ 11,300
Amerikohl Mining$ 11,000
Ellwood Group$ 10,400
PNC Financial Services$ 10,200
American Bankers Assn$ 10,000
Association for Advanced Life Underwriting$ 10,000
Source: The Center for Responsive Politics' www.OpenSecrets.org site.
Note: Contributions are not from the organizations themselves, but are rather from
the organization's PAC, employees or owners. Totals include subsidiaries and affiliates.
Links to more campaign contribution information for Mike Kelly
from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org site.
Fundraising profile: 2008 election cycle Career totals
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Top contributors by industry: 2008 election cycle Career totals

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Contact

DC office
  • 515 Cannon House Office Building Washington, DC 20515
    Ph: 202-225-5406 Fax: 202-225-3103
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