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Albio Sires' Public Statements

Full Name: Albio Sires
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Adrienne; 1 Stepchild: Tara
Birth Date: 01/26/1951
Birth Place: Bejucal, Cuba
Home City: West New York, NJ
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
May 18, 2012 Joint Statement: Diaz-Balart, Ros-Lehtinen, Sires, and Rivera Condemn Visas Provided to High-Ranking Cuban Regime Officials
May 17, 2012 Sires Supports Comprehensive Voting Rights Legislation
May 10, 2012 Sires Urges USPS to Keep Post Offices Open
May 10, 2012 16 Members of Congress Call for Justice in Hernandez-Rojas Case
May 9, 2012 Sires Votes to Help Small Businesses Increase Exports and Create Jobs
May 9, 2012 Letter to Patrick R. Donahoe, Postmaster General - Post Office Closures
May 1, 2012 Letter to Mr. Alejandro Mayorkas, Director U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
April 26, 2012 Sires Cosponsors Legislation to Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike
April 26, 2012 Letter to David Samson, Chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
April 25, 2012 Holocaust Remembrance Day
April 25, 2012 Sires Votes to Promote Transparency and Accountability in Government Spending
April 18, 2012 Removing the People's Mujahedin Organization of Iran from the Foreign Terrorist Organization List
April 17, 2012 Sires Promotes Regional Partnerships at Summit of the Americas
April 13, 2012 Introducing Freight Legislation
April 13, 2012 Sires to Attend Summit of the Americas
April 6, 2012 Addressing the Housing Crisis: The HOME Act
April 4, 2012 Revitalizing Our Urban Parks
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
April 3, 2012 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)
March 30, 2012 Diaz-Balart, Ros-Lehtinen, Sires, and Rivera Express Grave Concern for Cuban Protester, Andres Carrion Alvarez Detained During Papal Mass
March 29, 2012 Sires Votes to Protect Medicare and the Middle Class
March 28, 2012 Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
March 27, 2012 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)
March 27, 2012 Sires Votes to Expand Veteran's Housing Assistance
March 20, 2012 Sires Urges Passage of Surface Transportation Bill
March 13, 2012 Letter to Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen
Jan. 25, 2012 Congressman Sires Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 11, 2012 Letter to Field Marshal Tantawi
Jan. 9, 2012 Letter to Democratic Colleagues in the New Jersey Senate and Assembly
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 14, 2011 Majority Risking Tax Cuts
Dec. 8, 2011 Sires Objects to Reduction in Postal Services
Dec. 8, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, House Speaker, and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House
Dec. 7, 2011 The Need to Pass Payroll Tax Cut
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 2, 2011 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
Dec. 1, 2011 Payroll Tax Cut and Unemployment Benefits Extension
Nov. 30, 2011 Sires Votes to Protect Workers' Rights
Nov. 29, 2011 Sires Supports Bankruptcy Relief for Guard Members and Reservists
Nov. 23, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 22, 2011 Letter to Chairmen Leahy and Granger, and Ranking Members Graham and Lowey
Nov. 22, 2011 Members of Congress Sign Amicus Brief in Support of DOJ Lawsuit Against HB 5639
Nov. 17, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 16, 2011 Sires Votes to Put Veterans Back to Work
Nov. 16, 2011 Post Office Closures
Nov. 15, 2011 Rebuilding our Infrastructure
Nov. 7, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Dicks
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 3, 2011 Sires Votes to Improve Access to Capital for Small Businesses
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
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