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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
March 7, 2014 Hastings Commemorates One-Year Anniversary of Reauthorization of Violence Against Women Act
March 6, 2014 Provision of Costs of Loan Guarantees For Ukraine
March 6, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2824, Preventing Government Waste and Protecting Coal Mining Jobs in America; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2641, Responsibly and Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2013; and Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules
March 6, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - Changes to Affordable Care Act Enrollment Process
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
March 5, 2014 Hastings Supports Flood Insurance Relief Bill
March 5, 2014 Hastings' Statement on 2 Million Americans Losing Emergency Unemployment Benefits
March 5, 2014 Blog: Hastings on Euro-Atlantic Integration in the Western Balkans
March 3, 2014 Blog: Hastings Marks National Nutrition Month
March 1, 2014 Blog: Hastings on Music in Our Schools Month
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Honeybee Research Funding
Feb. 27, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 899, Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2013
Feb. 25, 2014 Addressing Afrophobia in Europe
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Karen DeSalvo, National Coordinator for Health Informational Technology, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Leverage Meaningful Use Program to Reduce Health Disparities
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary for the Army for Civil Works, US Army Corps of Engineers - Florida Keys Water Quality Improvement Program
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 20, 2014 Hastings' Statement on Afrophobia in Europe
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Feb. 18, 2014 Introducing the Community Gardening and Nutrition Act of 2014
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Feb. 11, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3193, Consumer Financial Freedom and Washington Accountability Act; Providing for Proceedings During the Period from February 13, 2014, through February 24, 2014; and for Other Purposes
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State - NATO Enlargement
Feb. 5, 2014 Letter to Rick Scott, Governor of Florida - Medicaid Expansion
Feb. 5, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2954, Public Access and Lands Improvement Act, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3964, Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley Emergency Water Delivery Act
Jan. 28, 2014 Hastings' Response to President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary, US Department of State - P-2 Refugee Status for Ahiska Turks
Jan. 27, 2014 Congressional Tunisia Caucus Co-Chairs Schweikert and Hastings Praise Adoption of Historic Constitution by Tunisian Republic
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Flood Insurance Rates
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Deportations Now
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
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 Hastings' Statement on Senate Republicans Blocking of Unemployment Benefits
Jan. 15, 2014 Hastings' Statement on $4.3 Million HUD Loan Guarantee to the City of Pompano Beach
Jan. 14, 2014 Hastings' Statement on Expected Delay of Flood Insurance Hikes
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Jan. 8, 2014 Hastings Marks the 50th Anniversary of the War on Poverty
Dec. 28, 2013 Hastings' Statement on the Expiration of Unemployment Benefits
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Mark Pryor, Roy Blunt, Robert Aderholt, and Sam Farr - Unsafe Chinese Chicken
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Transparency in CFPB Auto Lending Guidance
Dec. 14, 2013 Hastings Marks One Year Anniversary Of Sandy Hook Elementary School Massacre
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Curb Antibiotic Use on the Farm
Dec. 5, 2013 In Support of Priority-TWOD(P-2) Refugee Immigration Status for Ahiska Turks
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to Phil Bryant, Governor of Mississippi - Flood Insurance Hikes
Dec. 5, 2013 Hastings Reintroduces the National Commission on Employment and Economic Security Act
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Fast Food Chains - Raising Minimum Wage
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Debbie Stabenow, Chairwoman, Senate Committee on Agriculture and Collin Peterson, Ranking Member, House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture - No Further Cuts to SNAP in the Farm Bill Conference Report
Dec. 4, 2013 Introducing the National Commission on Employment and Economic Security Act of 2013
Dec. 3, 2013 Introducing the National Commission on Employment and Economic Security Act of 2013
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Raj Shah, USAID Administrator - Titus Joins Bipartisan Letter in Support of U.S. Airdrops of Food and Supplies to Remote Areas of the Philipines
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