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Bob Casey, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Minors and Children

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
Aug. 6, 2014 Casey Announces Over $800k for Fayette County Job Training Program for At-Risk Youth
Aug. 6, 2014 Letter to Gerri Fiala, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Employment and Training Administration -
Aug. 1, 2014 Casey, Ayotte Advance Initiative to Promote Safety, Security and Rights of Afghan Women and Children
July 31, 2014 ABLE Act Takes Major Step Forward After Bipartisan Vote of House Ways and Means Committee
July 30, 2014 USA Freedom Act
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 14, 2014 With School Closed for the Summer, Casey Alerts Central PA Residents to More Than 70 Sites That Ensure Children Don't Go Hungry in Summer Months
July 8, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed - Continued
July 3, 2014 Casey Alerts PA Residents to More Than 2,000 Sites That Ensure Children Don't Go Hungry in Summer Months
July 1, 2014 Casey Statement on Eyal Yifrach, Gilad Shaar, and Naftali Fraenkel
June 27, 2014 Casey Announces Bipartisan Agreement to Prevent Child Sex Trafficking, Increase Adoptions, and Improve Child Support Collections
June 19, 2014 Casey Calls for CHIP Extension Through 2019
June 18, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 - Motion to Proceed
June 10, 2014 Letter to Martin Barrington, Nicandro Durante, Ling Chenqing, Alison Cooper, Pierre de Labouchere, Murray Kessler, Andre Calantzopoulos, Daniel Delen, J. Pieter Sikkel, and George Freeman III - Protect Children from Nicotine Poisoning
June 3, 2014 Executive Session
May 16, 2014 Blog: Bring Back Our Girls
May 15, 2014 Casey Introduces Bill That Would Set Standards for Direct Reporting of Suspected Child Abuse to State Authorities
May 13, 2014 Submitted Resolutions - National Foster Care Month
May 8, 2014 Nomination of Pamela K. Hamamoto to be Representative of the United States of America to the Office of the United Nations and Other International Organizations in Geneva, with the Rank of Ambassador
April 30, 2014 The Minimum Wage
April 11, 2014 Casey, Patients, Families and Doctors Push for Boost to Program That Would Add Dollars to for Lifesaving Medical Care at CHOP
April 1, 2014 Casey, Isakson Bill to Protect Funding for Children's Hospitals Clears Final Passage
April 1, 2014 Children's Hospital GME Support Reauthorization
March 26, 2014 Casey, Hatch Introduce Reauthorization of Emergency Medical Services for Children Program
March 21, 2014 Letter to Caroline Kennedy, Ambassador, Embassy of the United States in Japan - Casey Presses Administration for Action on International Child Abduction in Japan
March 12, 2014 Casey Pushes for Passage of Bipartisan Bill that Helps Nearly 60,000 Pennsylvania Families Afford Child Care Every Month for Over 95,000 Children
Feb. 24, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
Jan. 27, 2014 Casey Announces Local State of the Union Guest, Previews President's Speech
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Republican Leader McConnell, Speaker Boehner and Minority Leader Pelosi - Head Start Program
Dec. 23, 2013 Casey Pushes for Legislation that Would Boost Food Banks in Northeastern PA, Across State
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader, - Passage of New Plan to Provide Background Checks for Childcare Workers
Dec. 9, 2013 Casey Calls for Passage of New Plan to Provide Background Checks for Childcare Workers
Dec. 3, 2013 Letter to Acting Assistant Secretary Eric Seleznow - Job Corps Finances
Nov. 20, 2013 Casey's Bipartisan Bill to Help Families Save for Their Disabled Children Reaches Majority Support in Senate and House
Nov. 13, 2013 Bipartisan Casey Bill to Protect Funding for Children's Hospitals in PA and Across Nation Clears Senate After Unanimous Vote
Nov. 13, 2013 Casey Joins Senate Leaders to Advance Universal Pre-K Bill
Nov. 13, 2013 Senate Democrats Introduce Legislation to Expand Access to High-Quality Early Learning Programs
Sept. 20, 2013 Casey: House's New Extreme SNAP Cuts Will Hurt PA Children, Families, Seniors and Economy
Sept. 19, 2013 Cyber Bullying
Sept. 18, 2013 Casey Priorities Advance in Committee as Part of Child Care and Development Block Grant Act
Aug. 9, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Majority Leader Eric Cantor, House of Representatives - SNAP Cuts Hurt Vulnerable Children
Aug. 7, 2013 Casey Backs Effort to Protect Child Victims of Sex Trafficking
June 7, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Transplant Policies
June 3, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Child Transplant Patients
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
May 26, 2013 The Times-Tribune.com - Adoption Tax Credit Bill Advances Pro-Life Stance
May 23, 2013 Casey Introduces Legislation to Make Adoption Tax Credit Refundable
May 15, 2013 Letter to Secretary Sebelius - Health Plans Under New Law Should Cover Autism As Standard Benefit
May 6, 2013 Letter to Dr. Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration - End Infant Drug Shortage
May 3, 2013 Casey Pushes for Passage of Tax Relief Bill that Would Aid Thousands of Berks County Residents
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