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Jeff Merkley's Public Statements on Issue: Labor Unions

Full Name: Jeffery 'Jeff' A. Merkley
Office: U.S. Senate (OR) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary; 2 Children: Jonathan, Brynne
Birth Date: 10/24/1956
Birth Place: Myrtle Creek, OR
Home City: Portland, OR
Religion: Christian
Date Title
July 30, 2013 Merkley: NLRB Key for Workplace Fairness
March 13, 2013 Merkley: Senate Budget puts Premium on Job Growth
March 7, 2012 Merkley, DeFazio Introduce Bill to Ensure Americans Get Hired for Forest Work
Feb. 17, 2012 Letter to Tom Tidwell, Chief of U.S. Forest Service
Dec. 1, 2011 Letter to Hilda L. Solis, Secretary U.S. Department of Labor and Jacob Lew, Director of Office of Management and Budget
July 20, 2010 Maloney, Merkley Applaud New Information Issued By Dept. of Labor On Unpaid Break Time For Nursing Mothers
Aug. 5, 2009 Merkley, Collins, Kennedy, Snowe Introduce Legislation To End Workplace Discrimination
June 11, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Health, Education, Labor And Pensions Committee - Health Care Reform
May 6, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Edward Kennedy, Chairman, Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions and The Honorable Max Baucus, Chairman, Senate Committee on Finance
May 1, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Harkin and Arlen Specter, Chairman And Ranking Member, Senate Subcommittee On Labor, Health And Human Services, Education And Related Agencies
April 30, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions - Learning from the States: Individual State Experiences With Health Care Reform Coverage Initiatives in the Context of National Reform
April 29, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Edward Kennedy, Chairman, Senate Committee On Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions and Max Baucus, Chairman, Senate Committee On Finance
April 21, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committe on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions - Empowering Workers to Rebuild America's Economy and Longer- Term Competitiveness: Green Skills Training for Workers
March 31, 2009 Hearing of the Economic Policy Subcommittee of the Senate Banking Committee - Lessons From the New Deal
March 24, 2009 Roundtable Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Health, Education, Labor And Pensions - Addressing Insurance Market Reform In National Health Reform
March 10, 2009 Merkley: Employee Free Chaice Act Critical To Strengthening Middle Class
Jan. 14, 2009 Merkely Poised For Assignments On Health, Education, Labor And Pensions; Environment And Public Works Committees
April 29, 2008 Oregon Machinists Council endorses Jeff Merkley!
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