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Roger Wicker's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Roger F. Wicker
Office: U.S. Senate (MS) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 12/31/2007
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Gayle; 3 Children: Margaret, Caroline, McDaniel
Birth Date: 07/05/1951
Birth Place: Pontotoc, MS
Home City: Tupelo, MS
Religion: Southern Baptist
Date Title
Feb. 6, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
Aug. 22, 2013 Letter to Chairman Max Baucus and Ranking Member Orrin Hatch, Senate Finance Committee - Rural Hospitals
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathryn Ruemmler, Counsel to the President - Obamacare Implementation
May 22, 2013 Wicker: Obamacare Medicaid Expansion "Unsustainable'
April 8, 2013 Wicker Encouraged by Bipartisan Support for Pro-Growth Policy
Nov. 30, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Mary Schapiro
May 17, 2012 Letter to Leader Reid
Dec. 19, 2011 Wicker Introduces Legislation to Help America's Unemployed
Nov. 21, 2011 Mississippi Lawmakers Knock FDA Decision
Nov. 29, 2010 Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
Aug. 4, 2010 Wicker Statement on Medicaid FMAP Extension
March 10, 2010 Wicker Votes Against "Extenders" Bill, Says More Should Have Been Done to Offset Costs
March 4, 2010 Tax Extenders Act of 2009--Continued
Oct. 5, 2009 Wicker Warns Against Growing Budget Deficits
Sept. 22, 2009 As Committee Markup Begins, Senator Decries Forcing Additional Medicaid Spending on the State
Jan. 26, 2009 Wicker on the Proposed SCHIP Legislation
Sept. 12, 2008 Letter to the Honorable Robert C. Byrd, Chairman and the Honorable Thad Cochran, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations
Dec. 18, 2005 Waiving Points of Order Against Conference Report on S. 1932, Deficit Reduciton Act of 2005
Dec. 16, 2005 Appointment of Conferees on S. 1932, Deficit Reduction Act of 2005
Nov. 17, 2005 Announcement by the Speaker Pro Tempore
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