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Jeanne Shaheen's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Jeanne Shaheen
Office: U.S. Senate (NH) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: William (Bill); 3 Children: Stefany, Stacey, Molly
Birth Date: 01/28/1947
Birth Place: Saint Charles, MO
Home City: Madbury, NH
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Issue Position: Economic Plan: A New Direction - Creating Jobs in the New Innovation Economy
July 16, 2014 Shaheen Statement on 'Not My Boss' Business Act' Vote
July 16, 2014 Executive Session
July 9, 2014 Shaheen Meets with Women's Advocates at Capitol Hill Roundtable
July 9, 2014 Shaheen Backs Legislation to Protect Women's Health Care After Hobby Lobby Decision
June 30, 2014 Shaheen Statement on Supreme Court Hobby Lobby Decision
June 25, 2014 Senate Passes Legislation Boosting Bipartisan Shaheen-Backed Job Training
May 15, 2014 Letter to Patty Murray, Chairman, and Susan Collins, Ranking Member, of the Transportation, HUD, and Related Agencies Subcommittee - Cuts to Transportation Infrastructure Program Will Hurt Jobs, Economy
May 14, 2014 Shaheen Files Amendment to Tax Bill to Promote Jobs, Economic Opportunity for Veterans
May 6, 2014 Senate Advances Shaheen Energy Efficiency Bill to Create Jobs, Save Billions, Lower Pollution
May 1, 2014 Shaheen, Stabenow, Peters Introduce Small Business Access to Capital Act
April 30, 2014 Shaheen Statement on Minimum Wage Vote
April 29, 2014 On Senate Floor Shaheen Calls for Passage of Minimum Wage Increase
April 29, 2014 Minimum Wage Fairness Act -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued
April 9, 2014 Shaheen Statement on Paycheck Fairness Act Vote in Senate
April 8, 2014 Shaheen: It's Time to Make Equal Pay for Equal Work a Reality
April 8, 2014 Shaheen Statement on Equal Pay Day
April 1, 2014 Mikulski, Senate and House Democrats Along with Advocacy Groups Urge Senate Passage of Paycheck Fairness Act
Feb. 28, 2014 Shaheen: We Vow Our Veterans Economic Opportunity, Good Paying Jobs
Feb. 27, 2014 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act
Jan. 29, 2014 Shaheen: More Work Remains Five Years After Lilly Ledbetter
Nov. 7, 2013 Shaheen Statement on Employment Non-Discrimination Act
Nov. 6, 2013 ENDA
Oct. 18, 2013 Shaheen Visits Granite State Businesses to Promote Job Creation
Oct. 13, 2013 Default Prevention Act of 2013
Oct. 9, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Oct. 1, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Sept. 30, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Sept. 6, 2013 New Study: Bipartisan Shaheen-Portman Bill Will Create Thousands of Jobs
June 27, 2013 Shaheen, Cochran Introduce Bipartisan Jobs Plan
May 14, 2013 Senators Casey and Shaheen, Reps Nadler, Maloney, Speier, Davis and Fudge Introduce Pregnant Workers Fairness Act to Protect Pregnant Women from Workplace Discrimination
April 26, 2013 Shaheen Statement on FAA Furlough Legislation
April 17, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Allow Navy to Cancel Furloughs
April 9, 2013 Shaheen Statement on Equal Pay Day
April 5, 2013 Shaheen Statement on March Employment Report
April 1, 2013 Shaheen: Skilled Workforce Key to Keeping High-Quality Jobs in Granite State
Feb. 14, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - LGBT Workplace Discrimination
June 5, 2012 Paycheck Fairness Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
May 9, 2012 Senators and Congressmen Introduce Password Protection Act of 2012
Dec. 13, 2011 Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution Relative to Requiring a Balanced Budget--S.J. Res. 24--Continued
Dec. 12, 2011 Letter to Terry Edwards, Director Air Force Center for Engineering and the Environment
Oct. 5, 2011 Newsletter: Creating Jobs in New Hampshire
Aug. 12, 2011 Senators Ayotte and Shaheen Hear from NH Small Business Owners at Field Hearing Focused on Increasing Exports
Aug. 11, 2011 Shaheen and Ayotte Promote Exporting as a Way to Grow Small Businesses and Create Jobs
June 9, 2011 Shaheen and Cochran Introduce On-The-Job Training Act
May 13, 2011 Shaheen Statement on Purchase of Gorham Mill By Patriarch Partners
July 28, 2010 Small Business Lending Act of 2010
July 24, 2010 Foster's Daily Democrat - Cited for Innovation, Goss Adapts to Make Wind Turbines
July 21, 2010 American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act of 2010
June 9, 2010 Op-Ed - On-The-Job Training Helps Unemployed Workers Obtain New Skills, Find and Keep Jobs
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