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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
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 8
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 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
March 22, 2011 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of the Army, and General Craig McKinley, Chief of the National Guard Bureau
March 16, 2011 No Jobs Plan And Assault on Middle Class Homeowners
March 15, 2011 Rep. Carney Praises USDOT Decision Regarding Northeast Rail Funding
March 15, 2011 Food Safety Budget Cuts
March 8, 2011 Sires Cosponsors Transportation Job Corps Act
March 7, 2011 Sires Urges Administration to Reprogram High Speed Rail Funding to the Northeast Corridor
March 4, 2011 Letter to the Ray LaHood, Secretary, US Department of Transportation - Re-Program High-Speed Rail from Florida to Northeast Corridor
March 2, 2011 Continuing Resolution and Job Loss
Feb. 19, 2011 Letter to U.S. Representatives Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Mario Diaz-Balart, Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Albio Sires
Feb. 18, 2011 Sires Cosponsors Legislation to Assist the Unemployed
Feb. 17, 2011 Opposing Republican CR Spending Cuts
Feb. 17, 2011 Sires' Statement on aid to Israel during changing times in the Middle East
Feb. 17, 2011 Politico: Constant Partners For Changing Times
Feb. 15, 2011 Sires Reintroduces Urban Parks Bill to Strengthen Local Communities
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to Justice Clarence Thomas, U.S. Supreme Court - Recusing Himself from Deliberations on Healthcare Reform
Feb. 10, 2011 Job Creation, Economic Recovery and Debt Reduction
Feb. 9, 2011 Sires Announces Foreign Affairs Committee Assignment
Feb. 8, 2011 Sires Issues Statement Supporting Gender Equity in High School Sports
Jan. 27, 2011 Working to Create Jobs, An Update
Jan. 26, 2011 Sires Opposes Legislation to Eliminate Public Participation in Presidential Campaigns
Jan. 21, 2011 Sires Cosponsors Bill to Prevent Foreclosures
Jan. 20, 2011 Don't Repeal Health Care Reform
Jan. 20, 2011 Sires Named to Transportation and Infrastructure Committee
Jan. 19, 2011 Sires Opposes Efforts to Repeal Health Care Reform
Jan. 18, 2011 Commemorating Martin Luther King Day
Jan. 12, 2011 Sires Keynote Speaker at Haiti Event
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Jan. 11, 2011 Sires Introduces Legislation to Aid Commuters
Jan. 6, 2011 Condemning the New Year's Day Attack on a Coptic Church in Egypt
Jan. 5, 2011 Sires Sworn In To 112th Congress
Dec. 22, 2010 Sires Votes to Finalize Compensation for 9/11 Heroes
Dec. 16, 2010 Sires Votes to Support Tax Relief for the Middle Class
Dec. 15, 2010 Blog: Representative Sires: Richard Holbrooke's Legacy Will Not Be Forgotten
Dec. 14, 2010 Sires' Statement of Support for Middle Class Tax Relief Package
Dec. 8, 2010 Sires Supports Passage of DREAM Act
Dec. 8, 2010 Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010
Dec. 2, 2010 Sires Votes to Extend Tax Relief for the Middle Class
Nov. 18, 2010 Sires Cosponsors Anti-Bullying Legislation
Nov. 17, 2010 Letter To Jacqueline Berrien, Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Possible Discrimination Against the Unemployed
Nov. 16, 2010 Sires Votes To Celebrate 60th Anniversary of Impact Aid
Oct. 28, 2010 Sires Statement Condemning Bullying
Oct. 22, 2010 Sires Statement on News Corp/Cablevision Dispute and FCC Update
Oct. 20, 2010 Sires Announces Over $10 Million In Federal Transportation Funding for New Jersey
Oct. 20, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Alfred M. Pollard, General Counsel, Federal Housing Finance Agency
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States - Social Security
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
Oct. 8, 2010 Sires Announces Lending to Expand Small Businesses in New Jersey
Oct. 7, 2010 Sires Responds To Governor Christie's Announcement To Cease ARC Funding
Oct. 6, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States, U.S. Department of Justice, the Honorable Ben S. Bernanke, Chairman, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and the Honorable Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the U.S. De
Sept. 29, 2010 Sires Cosponsors Bill to Ban Private Transfer Fees
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