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Sam Farr's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Samuel 'Sam' Farr
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 20, Democratic
First Elected: 1993
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 20
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Shary; 1 Child: Jessica
Birth Date: 07/04/1941
Birth Place: San Francisco, CA
Home City: Carmel, CA
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
April 10, 2014 Progressive Caucus: Time to Renew Unemployment Insurance
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary, Department of Labor - California's Delayed Unemployment Insurance Benefits
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Jan. 15, 2014 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Sept. 30, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Sept. 19, 2013 A Dream-Killing Bill
Sept. 19, 2013 Statement On GOP Vote To Cut $40B From SNAP
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
July 1, 2013 CQ Roll Call - More Attacks on Farm Policy Expected in House Spending Bill Debate
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston, Ranking Member DeLauro, Chairman Latham, Ranking Member Pastor - Programs that Aim to Eliminate Poverty Funding
Feb. 28, 2013 Statement for the end of Black History Month
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment
Nov. 21, 2012 MPC to Make College a Reality for Low-Income and Disadvantaged Youth
Sept. 12, 2012 Affordable Health Care - Summer 2012 E-Newsletter
Sept. 12, 2012 Building the Middle Class - Summer 2012 E-Newsletter
April 17, 2012 Hunger and the Ryan Budget
April 4, 2012 Rep. Farr Hails Funds to Support Homeless Veterans
Oct. 27, 2011 Letter to Attorney General Harris
July 26, 2011 Statement: Passage of Republican Default Act
July 15, 2011 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits
July 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 16, 2011 Rep. Farr Hails Release of Federal Unemployment Insurance Funds
May 16, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 14, 2010 Rep. Farr Releases Statement on Extension of Middle Class Tax Cuts
May 28, 2010 House Advances Local Medicare Reimbursement Fix
Jan. 5, 2009 The New Stimulus Bill, And Holding Bushies Accountable
June 12, 2008 House Votes to Extend Unemployment Benefits
May 14, 2008 Farm Bill Passes House
April 30, 2008 It's the Economy, Stupid
Jan. 29, 2008 Farr Votes to Support Economy
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Nov. 17, 2005 Announcement By the Speaker Pro Tempore
Feb. 10, 2004 Tribute to Dennis Powers
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