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Brian Higgins' Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 26, Democratic
Date Title
Sept. 26, 2016 Scott, Nadler and 68 Members of Congress Applaud NLRB's Columbia University Decision
July 11, 2016 With Looming Fear of Significant Job Loss, Due to Bank Merger, Senator Schumer & Rep. Higgins Announce Major Agreement with Keybank to Help Save At-Risk Jobs and Dramatically Reduce Job Loss in the Region; Agreement will Also Pave the Way for Growth in Up
May 5, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Barack Obama, President of the United States - Expand Access to Retirement Savings through Executive Order
April 12, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Jenny R. Yang, Chair, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Eliminate Wage Gap
March 31, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Jenny Yang, Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Fight The Wage Gap
March 23, 2016 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Opposing the Trans-Pacific Partnership
March 23, 2016 Higgins Joins Bipartisan Group of Congressmembers Voicing Opposition to Trans-Pacific Partnership
Feb. 3, 2016 Standing with the Families of Colgan Flight 3407
Jan. 1, 2016 Issue Position: Hydropower
Jan. 1, 2016 Issue Position: Jobs and the Economy
Nov. 17, 2015 Solar Investment Tax Credit
Oct. 28, 2015 Higgins Announces House Passage of Bill Reauthorizing the Export-Import Bank
Oct. 20, 2015 Recognizing National Disability Employment Awareness Month
Oct. 2, 2015 Higgins, Poloncarz & Brown Announce Over $8 Million for Buffalo & Erie County Workforce Investment Board
Sept. 25, 2015 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Land and Water Conservation Fund
Sept. 9, 2015 Higgins Announces Over $2.97 Million for American Apprenticeship Initiative of Western New York
July 20, 2015 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America - Strong Support of New Overtime Rule
July 16, 2015 Higgins Announces Buffalo-Niagara Region Chosen for "Communities that Work Partnership"
April 17, 2015 Gillibrand, Collins and Higgins Announce Legislation to Bolster Manufacturing Education at Universities and Train New York's Workforce for 21st Century Economy
April 14, 2015 Equal Pay Day
Jan. 13, 2015 Congressman Higgins Speaks on Raising the Minimum Wage
Sept. 25, 2014 Congressman Higgins Urges Department of Energy to Select Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station for Solar Industry Pilot Program
July 15, 2014 Governor Cuomo Announces $3.6 Million in Job Training Funding
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
April 23, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Civilian Furloughs
July 25, 2012 Grant Affected Steel Workers Eligibility for Compensation
July 5, 2012 United Steelworkers, Congressman Higgins Urge Action to "Bring Jobs Home
April 4, 2012 WNY Delegation Says Pinnacle Executives Cashing in at the Expense of Aviation Safety
March 9, 2012 Letter to John Howard, M.D, Director of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Dec. 22, 2011 Statement by Congressman Brian Higgins
Dec. 20, 2011 Statement By Congressman Brian Higgins on Payroll Tax Cut Vote
Dec. 13, 2011 Payroll Tax Cut
Nov. 30, 2011 Workforce Democracy and Fairness Act
Nov. 3, 2011 The Supercommittee and Jobs
July 13, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Hilda Solis, Secretary of the US Department of Labor - Effort to Help New York Farmers
April 14, 2011 Short Sea Shipping Bill Would Encourage Needed Job Creation
May 20, 2010 Higgins Applauds Critical Board Vote Recommending SEC Status for Bethlehem Steel Employees
March 4, 2010 Congressman Higgins Votes To Approve HIRE Act
Dec. 16, 2009 Congressman Higgins Announces Approval Of Jobs For Main Street Act
May 22, 2009 The Buffalo News: Cabinet Official Promises Reform Of Pilot Training
May 21, 2009 House Approves Lee/Slaughter/Higgins Amendment Requiring Independent, Comprehensive Review of Commercial Airline Pilot Training Programs
Nov. 1, 2008 Observer - Higgins Takes Case to Voters
March 20, 2006 Senators Clinton, Schumer and Representatives Slaughter, Higgins Urge President Bush to Compensate Nuclear Workers
Issue Position: Jobs & The Economy
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