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Jeanne Shaheen's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Jeanne Shaheen
Office: U.S. Senate (NH) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Potential, Democratic for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
July 11, 2014 Shaheen: Child Care Tax Credit Legislation Will Help New Hampshire Families Afford Child Care
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 28, 2014 Shaheen: Increasing Minimum Wage is Right for New Hampshire
April 7, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations - Restore LIHEAP Funding
April 7, 2014 Shaheen Welcomes Senate Passage of Unemployment Insurance Extension
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 4, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman and Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 4, 2014 Letter to Mark Pryor, Chairman and Roy Blunt, Ranking Member of Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - The Emergency Food Assistance Program
April 2, 2014 Letter to Mark Pryor, Chairman and Roy Blunt, Ranking Member of Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - WIC Benefits
Feb. 6, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
Feb. 6, 2014 Shaheen Statement on Senate Vote to Extend Unemployment Insurance
Feb. 4, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
Jan. 30, 2014 Shaheen, Ayotte Announce Release of New Hampshire LIHEAP Funds
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release LIHEAP Funds as Cold Weather Continues to Bear Down on New Hampshire
Jan. 16, 2014 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Jan. 8, 2014 Unemployment Insurance Extension
Jan. 7, 2014 Shaheen Statement on Emergency Unemployment Insurance Vote
Jan. 6, 2014 Shaheen: Hom Heating Assistance for Granite-Staters Critical During Winter Months
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Republican Leader McConnell, Chairman Baucus, and Ranking Member Hatch - Urge Reauthorization of Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 4, 2013 Shaheen: Meals on Wheels Budget Cuts Hurt New Hampshire Seniors
Nov. 4, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release of LIHEAP Aid to Help Low-Income Families, Seniors Stay Warm
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Oct. 28, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Do Not Cut SNAP
Oct. 25, 2013 Shaheen: We Must Protect SNAP Benefits, Support Efforts of NH Food Bank
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Push for LIHEAP Funding
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Restore LIHEAP Funding
Aug. 20, 2013 Shaheen: Job Corps Center a Critical Investment in New Hampshire's Low-Income Youth, Economic Future
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Funding for the Emergency Food Assistance Program
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Jeanne Lambrew, Deputy Assistant to the President for Health Policy - Health Care Cost Savings
March 28, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Energy Steven Chu - Save Weatherization Assistance Program
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Restore Funding for LIHEAP
Dec. 3, 2012 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader - Unemployment Insurance Programs
Oct. 11, 2012 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Restore Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funds
Feb. 17, 2012 Shaheen Statement on Payroll Tax Cut
Dec. 16, 2011 LIHEAP Funding
Dec. 7, 2011 Shaheen Joines Bipartisan Group of Senators in Push to Restore LIHEAP Funding
Feb. 9, 2011 Shaheen Statement on Proposed LIHEAP Cut
Dec. 21, 2010 Senate Bill Includes Increased Heating Assistance for New Hampshire Families
Dec. 17, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate & The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Republican Leader, United States Senate
Nov. 23, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Daniel Inouye, Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriations
Nov. 22, 2010 Shaheen Seeks Extension Of Heating Aid For New Hampshire Families
Nov. 19, 2010 Foster's Daily Deomcrat - Sen. Shaheen Advocates for More Heating Aid
July 20, 2010 Unemployment Insurance
July 19, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
July 1, 2010 Shaheen: We Must Extend Unemployment Insurance
June 9, 2010 Op-Ed - On-The-Job Training Helps Unemployed Workers Obtain New Skills, Find and Keep Jobs
June 8, 2010 American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act of 2010--Continued
April 15, 2010 Continuing Extension Act of 2010
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