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Brian Higgins' Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Brian M. Higgins
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 26, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for U.S. House - District 26
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary Jane Hannon; 2 Children: John, Maeve
Birth Date: 10/06/1959
Birth Place: Buffalo, NY
Home City: South Buffalo, NY
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
March 31, 2014 A.G. Schneiderman Joins Congressman Higgins to Announce Co-Sponsorship of Smartphone Theft Prevention Act in U.S. House of Representatives
March 19, 2014 Higgins Credits Community with Tonawanda Coke Verdict
March 18, 2014 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
Feb. 20, 2014 Congressman Chris Collins Seeks to Block Federal Dollars for Criminal College Program
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security Secretary - Urban Area Security Initiative Funding
May 7, 2013 Urban Area Security Initiative
April 23, 2013 Rep. Brian Higgins Responds to US/Canada Terror Plot
Feb. 28, 2013 Higgins Applauds House Passage of Bipartisan Senate-Passed Violence Against Women Act
Jan. 24, 2013 Higgins Applauds Reintroduction of Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization
July 13, 2012 Congressman Higgins Announces Over $350,000 for Local Public Safety Efforts
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Jan. 8, 2011 Statement By Congressman Brian Higgins
Sept. 23, 2010 Congressman Higgins Hails Passage of Medicare Anti-Fraud Legislation
April 23, 2009 Congressman Higgins Votes To Put 50,000 More Cops On Nation's Streets
Aug. 4, 2008 Congressman Higgins Joins Local Law Enforcement and Community Leaders to Kick-Off National Night Out 2008
June 15, 2007 Congressman Higgins Votes to Delay Passport Requirement
Feb. 19, 2007 Higgins wants Congress to Scrap Passport Plan for Peace Bridge
Jan. 30, 2007 Letter: To Rep. David Obey, Chairman House Appropriations Committee; Rep. Jerry Lewis, Ranking Member House Appropriations Committee
May 14, 2006 Commencement Address of Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton at the C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University
May 10, 2006 Senator Clinton, Congressman Higgins Call for Expansion of Public Access and Green Space in and Around Historic Buffalo Lighthouse
April 5, 2006 Authorizing Use of Capital Grounds for National Peace Officers' Memorial Service
March 29, 2006 Congressman Higgins Asks State DOT Not to Shortchange East Aurora Project
Feb. 3, 2006 Rep. Tierney Spearheads Effort For C.O.P.S. Funding in FY 2007 Budget
June 17, 2005 Science, State, Justice, Commerce, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
April 19, 2005 National Crime Victims' Rights Week
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