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Alcee Hastings, Sr.'s Public Statements

Full Name: Alcee L. Hastings, Sr.
Office: U.S. House (FL) - District 20, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 20
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 3 Children: Chelsea, Alcee, Leigh
Birth Date: 09/05/1936
Birth Place: Altamonte Springs, FL
Home City: Miramar, FL
Religion: African Methodist Episcopal
Date Title
July 18, 2014 Hastings Praises Monroe County Court Decision Overturning Florida Same-Sex Marriage Ban
July 18, 2014 Hastings' Statement on Operation Protective Edge
July 17, 2014 Letter to Pete Sessions, Chairman of the House Committee on Rules - Democrats Demand to Know Cost of Boehner's Law Against President Prior to House Vote
July 17, 2014 Hastings' Statement on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 Crash
July 17, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4719, Fighting Hunger Incentive Act of 2014
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 16, 2014 Letter to Michael W. Grochowski, Region 4 Commissioner SSA - Long Wait Times in West Palm Beach
July 15, 2014 Hastings Cosponsors Democracy is for All Constitutional Amendment
July 10, 2014 Hastings' Statement on Escalation of Violence in Israel
July 10, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Interior - U.S. Rep. Castor to U.S. FIsh and Wildlife: Protect the Florida Manatee, Not Special Interests
July 4, 2014 Hastings Commemorates Independence Day
July 2, 2014 Hastings Marks 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action
June 30, 2014 Hastings' Statement on Supreme Court Hobby Lobby Decision
June 30, 2014 Hastings' Statement on the Deaths of Three Kidnapped Israeli Teens
June 30, 2014 Hastings Marks 5th Anniversary of Post-9/11 G.I. Bill
June 27, 2014 Hastings Marks 20th Annual National HIV Testing Day
June 27, 2014 Letter to Ken Chiro Sasae, Ambassador of Japan to the United States - Kono Statement Report
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 26, 2014 Hastings Commemorates One-Year Anniversary of Supreme Court Rulings Striking Down DOMA and Proposition 8
June 25, 2014 Hastings on Anniversary of Devastating Shelby County v. Holder Decision
June 25, 2014 Congressional Homelessness Caucus Hosts Briefing On Violence Against the Homeless
June 25, 2014 Providing for Consideration of HR 4899, Lowering Gasoline Prices to Fuel an America That Works Act of 2014; Providing for Consideration of HR 4923, Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015; And for Other Purposes
June 25, 2014 Hastings Marks 76th Anniversary of the Fair Labor Standards Act
June 20, 2014 Hastings Observes World Refugee Day
June 20, 2014 Hastings Observes World Refugee Day
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 20, 2014 Hastings' Statement on Presidential Task Force on Pollinators
June 20, 2014 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
June 19, 2014 Providing for Consideration of HR 4413, Customer Protection And End of User Relief Act
June 19, 2014 H. Amendment 748 to HR. 4460, Extensions of Remarks, Medical Marijuana
June 19, 2014 Hastings' Statement on Three Kidnapped Israeli Teens
June 17, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Africa Immigration Issue
June 17, 2014 Hastings Applauds Pollinator Conservation Efforts
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
June 11, 2014 Gun Violence at American Schools
June 11, 2014 Providing for Consideration of HR 4800, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015; Providing for Consideration of HR 4457 America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2014; and Providing for Consideration of HR 4453 S Corporation Permanent Tax Relief Act of 2014
June 10, 2014 Hastings Recognizes the 51st Anniversary of the Equal Pay Act
June 10, 2014 Hastings' Statement on 3 Million Americans Losing Emergency Unemployment Benefits
June 6, 2014 Hastings' Statement on 70th Anniversary of D-Day
June 2, 2014 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions
May 30, 2014 In Support of the Highways Better the Economy and Environment Act of 2014
May 30, 2014 Denham and Hastings Introduce Legislation to Protect Pollinators
May 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 29, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 28, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses
May 23, 2014 Hastings' Statement on Memorial Day
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