Patricia Heaton stated her support for the Combating Autism Act and criticized Rep. Joe Barton in the process:
"There's a wonderful bill that was just passed unanimously in the
Senate — Combating Autism Act. It's gone to the House. And even though
it has a majority of support in the House, there is one representative,
Joe Barton from Texas, who, unfortunately, is standing in the way of
getting this bill passed."
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covered the recent controversy over family-friendlty movie
editting. Representative Joe Barton is pushing for a legal
solution to provide families with "clean" versions of popular Hollywood
Here is an excerpt from the article:
A recent court ruling made it illegal for companies to edit the sex and violence
out of movies and resell them, even though they’ve paid royalties to the
studios. Congressman Joe Barton thinks that leaves parents out.
“I believe technology...Read Full Story
Patricia Dunn of HP sparred with Congressman Joe Barton recently.
Joe Barton asked if Dunn would turn over her phone records. "In
your position, I would give you my phone records," she answered.
"Well, praise the lord," Rep. Barton replied. "I wouldn't give you
mine." Patricia then replied, "I hope that doesn't mean you have something to hide." Nice zinger... Dunn 1 vs Barton 0Read Full Story
U.S. Congressman Joe Barton represents Texas in the U.S. House of Representatives. Barton is a member of the Republican Party. Representative Barton serves on the Energy and Commerce Committee and can be reached by phone at 225-2002.