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Xavier Becerra's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Xavier Becerra
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 34, Democratic Minority Caucus Chair
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 34
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carolina; 3 Children: Clarisa, Olivia, Natalia
Birth Date: 01/26/1958
Birth Place: Sacramento, CA
Home City: Los Angeles, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 3, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra: Time to Build Together on Strong June Jobs Report
June 25, 2014 Letter to Kevin McCarthy, Majority Leader Elect - Unemployment Insurance
June 11, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra on New "Make It In America" Jobs Bills
June 10, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra on 51st Anniversary of President John F. Kennedy Signing into Law the Equal Pay Act of 1963
June 6, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra on May Jobs Report
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 2, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra on April Jobs Report
April 7, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra on Senate Passage of Legislation to Renew Unemployment Insurance
April 3, 2014 Save American Workers Act of 2014
Feb. 17, 2014 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript: Discharge Petition
Feb. 12, 2014 Transcript of Pelosi, House Democratic Leadership Press Conference
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Federal Building Concession Workers in Executive Order to Raise Minimum Wage
Jan. 28, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra on President Obama's State of the Union Address: Let's Get to Work
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to House Committee on Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp - Turn Focus to Economy
Nov. 7, 2013 Congressman Xavier Becerra Hails Senate Passage of Employment Non-Discrimination Act
July 24, 2013 Congressman Xavier Becerra on President Obama's "Better Bargain for the Middle Class"
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
June 10, 2013 Congressman Becerra on the 50th Anniversary of the Equal Pay Act
May 8, 2013 Congressman Xavier Becerra Votes Against "More Work, Less Pay" Act
May 2, 2013 Congressman Becerra Calls for End to Sequester Cuts and Investment in Jobs Training
April 18, 2013 Congressman Xavier Becerra on Confirmation Hearing for Labor Secretary Nominee Thomas Perez
April 12, 2013 Congressman Xavier Becerra Votes to Protect American Workers
April 9, 2013 Congresman Xavier Becerra on Equal Pay Day
April 5, 2013 Congressman Xavier Becerra on the March Jobs Report
June 27, 2012 Larson, Becerra: America Needs Jobs, Not Contempt
April 18, 2012 Representative Becerra on Equal Pay Day
Feb. 8, 2012 Rep. Becerra on 400 Days of a No Jobs Agenda Congress
Jan. 24, 2012 Rep. Becerra at Conference Committee Meeting on Middle Class Tax Cuts
Jan. 19, 2012 Blog: Share Your Story -- BE HEARD
Jan. 18, 2012 Larson and Becerra: GOP Must Work With Democrats to Get America Back to Work
Dec. 23, 2011 Rep. Becerra Appointed to House-Senate Conference Committee on Middle Class Tax Cuts
Dec. 22, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker of the House
Dec. 22, 2011 Rep. Becerra on Agreement to Extend President Obama's Middle Class Tax Cuts
Dec. 7, 2011 Rep. Becerra Votes Against Republican Deregulation Bill
Oct. 3, 2011 Rep. Becerra: Congress Must Act to Put Americans Back to Work
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to Chairman Camp
Sept. 8, 2011 Rep. Becerra: Time to Tackle the Biggest Deficit We Face--The Jobs Deficit
June 23, 2011 Hearing of the Social Security Subcommittee of the House Way and Means Committee - Social Security's Finances
June 15, 2011 Rep. Beccera on E-Verify Bill: House Republicans Creating Red-Tape Instead of Jobs
May 11, 2011 Rep. Becerra: We Have a Jobs Deficit and Republicans Blame Hard-Hit Americans
March 10, 2011 Scapegoating on Steroids
Feb. 15, 2011 Rep. Becerra On Republican Plan To End Worker Retraining Program
Dec. 20, 2010 Rep. Becerra Applauds Launch of House Diversity Initiative
Aug. 10, 2010 Rep. Becerra Votes to Keep 319,000 Americans Employed
May 28, 2010 Rep. Beccera Votes to Close Wall Street Tax Loopholes, Promote Job Creation
April 13, 2010 Rep. Becerra Applauds House-Wide Diversity Initiative
Jan. 9, 2009 Becerra Votes for Paycheck Fairness and Gender Equity
July 24, 2007 Rep. Becerra Celebrates First Minimum Wage Increase in a Decade
Sept. 29, 2004 Appointment of Conferees on H.R. 4520, American Jobs Creation Act of 2004
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Jobs and Economy
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