Representative Frederica S. Wilson's Public Statements

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Full Name: Frederica S. Wilson
Current Office: U.S. House - District 24, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 24
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Widowed; 3 Children: Nicole, Kesha, Paul
Birth Date: 11/05/1942
Birth Place: Miami, FL
Home City: Miami, FL
Religion: Episcopal
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4/10/14 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Unauthorized Hairstyles, Uniform Code 4/10/14 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of U.S. Department of Defense - Army Hairstyle Regulations 4/09/14 Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson Stands Up for Equal Pay and the End of Employment Discrimination Congresswoman Wilson Urges Colleagues to Pass the Paycheck Fairness Act and the Employment Non-Discrimination Act 4/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms 4/04/14 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health 4/04/14 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding 4/02/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer 4/01/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams 3/31/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act 3/31/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security of the House Appropriations Committee - Eliminate Immigrant Detention Bed Quota 3/31/14 Letter to R. Gil Kerlikowske, Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection - Miami International Airport 3/27/14 Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson Travels to Haiti for Discussions with President Martelly's Administration about Reconstruction Efforts and Haiti Elections 3/27/14 Letter to President Barack Obama - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan 3/27/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act 3/21/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - NASA Space Launch System and Orion 3/21/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit 3/19/14 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary Department of the Interior - Maintain Critical Gray Wolf Protections 3/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination 3/14/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation 3/13/14 Letter to Janet Yellen, Chairwoman of the Federal Reserve - Focus on Full Employment 3/11/14 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Scretary of the Department of Homeland Secuirty - Shorten Lines and Make Passengers Safer at MIA 3/11/14 Letter to James Comery, Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation - Improve DNA Testing for Law Enforcement 3/10/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D 3/06/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind 3/06/14 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - Changes to Affordable Care Act Enrollment Process 2/26/14 Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson Statement on the Second Anniversary of Trayvon Martin Shooting 2/20/14 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary for the Army for Civil Works, US Army Corps of Engineers - Florida Keys Water Quality Improvement Program 2/19/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget 2/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education 2/11/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administration, Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides 2/05/14 Conyers, Wilson & Experts Advance Necessity of Full Employment Agenda at Forum, "Employment: A Human Right" 2/05/14 Letter to Rick Scott, Governor of Florida - Medicaid Expansion 2/04/14 Solving Unemployment Crisis 1/31/14 Quigley Joins Colleagues to Announce Creation of Full Employment Caucus 1/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fulfilling the Promise of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act 1/29/14 Letter to Catherine Lhamon, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Education - Campus Sexual Assaults 1/28/14 Hoyer, Pelosi, Slaughter & DeGette, Along with 87 Members of Congress File Amicus Brief in Supreme Court Contraceptive Coverage Requirement Challenge 1/28/14 Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson's Statement on the President's State of the Union Address 1/27/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Flood Insurance Rates 1/24/14 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act 1/17/14 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel 1/16/14 Congresswoman Wilson Introduces Bipartisan Resolution Recognizing January as National Mentoring Month 1/15/14 Congresswoman Wilson Statement on Passage of Bipartisan Spending Bill 1/12/14 2010 Haiti Earthquake 1/10/14 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic 12/20/13 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, US Department of Homeland Security - CBP Pilot Program 12/19/13 Letter to Chairman Wheeler, Commissioner Clyburn, Commissioner O'Rielly, Commissioner Rosenworcel, and Commissioner Pai, Federal Communications Commission - Urging Action to Improve Internet Access in Schools 12/18/13 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Transparency in CFPB Auto Lending Guidance 12/16/13 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Rajiv Shah, Administrator, Agency for International Development - Typhoon Recovery 12/13/13 Letter to Arne Duncan, US Secretary of Education - Regulations to Protect Students from Unmanageable Debt and Worthless Degrees