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Xavier Becerra's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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
June 25, 2014 Letter to Kevin McCarthy, House Majority Leader Elect - Path Forward on Unemployment Insurance
May 22, 2014 Congresman Xavier Becerra on 50th Anniversary of LBJ's Great Society Speech
April 30, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra: Republicans Block Overdue Raise for Minimum Wage Workers
April 10, 2014 Progressive Caucus: Time to Renew Unemployment Insurance
April 7, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra on Senate Passage of Legislation to Renew Unemployment Insurance
Jan. 29, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra Votes to Protect Nutrition Services for Working Families
Jan. 28, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra on President Obama's State of the Union Address: Let's Get to Work
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. 7, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra on Senate Vote to Advance Emergency Unemployment Insurance
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Do No Cut Food Stamps
Sept. 19, 2013 Congressman Xavier Becerra: Hunger is Not a Game
July 11, 2013 Congressman Xavier Becerra Votes Against Partisan Farm Bill
June 20, 2013 Congressman Xavier Becerra on the Farm Bill
June 4, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Memorandum of Understanding
May 2, 2013 Congressman Becerra Calls for End to Sequester Cuts and Investment in Jobs Training
Dec. 7, 2012 Rep. Becerra to Seniors: Let's Keep Retirement Secure
May 10, 2012 Representative Becerra Votes Against Budget Plan that Picks Millionaires Over Middle Class
April 17, 2012 Hunger and the Ryan Budget
Feb. 17, 2012 Conference Report on H.R. 3630, Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012
Jan. 18, 2012 Larson and Becerra: GOP Must Work With Democrats to Get America Back to Work
July 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 16, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 16, 2010 Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010
Aug. 10, 2010 Rep. Becerra Votes to Keep 319,000 Americans Employed
July 22, 2010 Rep. Becerra on Final Passage of Unemployment Insurance Extension
May 28, 2010 Rep. Beccera Votes to Close Wall Street Tax Loopholes, Promote Job Creation
Dec. 16, 2009 Rep. Becerra Votes For Main Street Job Creation Package
Dec. 11, 2009 Permanent Estate Tax Relief For Families, Farmers, And Small Businesses Act Of 2009
Sept. 27, 2008 Charity Enhancement Act of 2008
June 12, 2008 Rep. Becerra Lauds House Passage of Unemployment Insurance Extension
April 15, 2008 Becerra-Authored Provisions Included in House-Passed Taxpayer Assistance Legislation
March 13, 2008 Rep. Becerra Applauds Passage of Fiscally Responsible Budget
March 5, 2008 Rep. Becerra Praises Fiscally Responsible 2009 House Budget
Jan. 17, 2008 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - Near-Term Economic Outlook
July 24, 2007 Rep. Becerra Celebrates First Minimum Wage Increase in a Decade
Jan. 10, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
Sept. 7, 2006 Letter to Subcommittee on Human Resources Chairman Wally Herger
Sept. 8, 2005 TANF Emergency Response and Recovery Act of 2005
Feb. 14, 2005 Quick Facts on the Bush Administration's FY2006 Budget Proposal
Sept. 29, 2004 Appointment of Conferees on H.R. 4520, American Jobs Creation Act of 2004
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