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Bob Casey, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' P. Casey, Jr.
Office: U.S. Senate (PA) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Terese; 4 Children: Elyse, Caroline, Julia, Marena
Birth Date: 04/13/1960
Birth Place: Scranton, PA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Feb. 27, 2014 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Republican Leader McConnell, Speaker Boehner and Minority Leader Pelosi - Head Start Program
Nov. 13, 2013 Senate Democrats Introduce Legislation to Expand Access to High-Quality Early Learning Programs
Nov. 13, 2013 Casey Joins Senate Leaders to Advance Universal Pre-K Bill
Nov. 12, 2013 Casey Introduces Legislation to Help Veterans Access Education Counseling
Aug. 12, 2013 Casey Unveils Legislation to Promote Natural Gas, Help Ensure PA Residents Get Shale Jobs
Aug. 6, 2013 Casey, Rubio Introduce Bipartisan Computer Science Education and Jobs Act
May 23, 2013 Senator Casey and Congressman Doyle Introduce Job Training Bill to Replicate Pittsburgh's Manchester-Bidwell Program Nation-Wide
March 12, 2013 Bipartisan Senate Billl Would Encourage High Achieving Students
March 6, 2013 Casey Unveils Major Education Proposal to Provide At Least One Year of Pre-K to All Children in PA, Across Nation
Feb. 28, 2013 Kirk, Casey Introduce Legislation to Prevent Bullying in Schools
Feb. 21, 2013 Casey Announces Legislation to Prevent Bullying in Schools
June 15, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman on the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, the Honorable Michael B. Enzi, Ranking Member Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, the Honorable Fred Upton, Chairman on the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and the Honorable Henry A. Waxman Ranking Member Committee on Energy and Commerce
May 1, 2012 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to Barbara Mikulski and Richard Burr, Chairwoman and Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Children and Families for the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Oct. 21, 2011 Casey: Education Bill a Significant Step Forward
Oct. 20, 2011 Casey Statement on Putting Teachers and First Responders Back to Work
Oct. 17, 2011 Casey: Bipartisan Proposal Positive Starting Point to Overhauling No Child Left Behind
Oct. 12, 2011 Casey and Thompson Introduce the Education for Tomorrow's Jobs Act
Oct. 11, 2011 Casey Introduces Bill to Strengthen Early Learning
Oct. 7, 2011 Casey Cosponsors Bill to Promote Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Sept. 22, 2011 Computer Science Bill Will Prepare Students for High Tech, High Wage Jobs
Sept. 7, 2011 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Designating National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week
July 22, 2011 Campus Sexual Violence Elimination Act
June 8, 2011 Senators Casey, Mikulski Join Jennifer Garner and Mark Shriver to Push for Early Childhood Education
May 19, 2011 Pancreatic Cancer Research and Education Act
May 16, 2011 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education
May 4, 2011 Letter to Secretary Sebelius and Secretary Duncan
May 3, 2011 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius and Arne Duncan, US Dept. of Health and Human Services, and Secretary of Education
April 15, 2011 During Autism Awareness Month, Durbin, Casey, Menendez, Lautenberg, Gillibrand Introduce Bill to Establish a National Autism Strategy
April 15, 2011 Casey, Grassley Sponsor Bill to Foster High Achievement in Public Education
April 14, 2011 The Budget
March 2, 2011 Letter to Daniel Inouye, Chairman; Tom Harkin, Chairman; Thad Cochran, Vice Chairman; Richard Shelby, Ranking Member, U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee
Sept. 29, 2010 Casey Introduces Bill to Help Children of Fallen Emergency Responders Pay for Higher Education
Sept. 14, 2010 Casey Statement on Obama Back-to-School Speech in PA
June 25, 2010 The Morning Call: Actress Jennifer Garner Lobbies Casey on Children's Issues
June 8, 2010 Casey: Effects of Recession Show Need for Investment in Kids
March 24, 2010 Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 17, 2010 Casey, Specter, Schumer Introduce Bill to Construct and Improve Medical Schools
Oct. 27, 2009 Unemployment Compensation Extension Act Of 2009 - Motion To Proceed
Sept. 15, 2009 As National Hispanic Heritage Month Commences, Senators Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Honoring Hispanic Serving Institutions
June 24, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Nominations
June 11, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Health, Education, Labor And Pensions Committee - Health Care Reform
May 26, 2009 Casey Urges Secretary Clinton to Investigate U.S. Youth Exchange Programs
May 22, 2009 Letter To Arne Duncan, Secretary, United States Department Of Education
May 20, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Foreign Policy Priorities in the President's FY '10 International Affairs Budget
May 8, 2009 Hearing of the Joint Economic Committee - The April 2009 Employment Situation
May 7, 2009 Casey Proposes Expansion of Child Care Access and Quality
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
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