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Ben Cardin's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Benjamin 'Ben' L. Cardin
Office: U.S. Senate (MD) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Myrna; 1 Child: Deborah
Birth Date: 10/05/1943
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Baltimore, MD
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
July 16, 2014 Cardin Assails Partisan Fight Over Women's Health
July 11, 2014 Mikulski, Cardin Announce Federal Funds for Workforce Training in Garrett County
July 9, 2014 Hobby Lobby: Cardin Backs Legislative Fix To Protect Women's Health In Aftermath Of Supreme Court Decision
June 30, 2014 Cardin Assails SCOTUS Decision on Hobby Lobby as a Threat to Women's Rights
June 27, 2014 Cardin, Mikulski Announce Over $1.3 Million in Federal Funding to Help Homeless Veterans Across Maryland
June 26, 2014 Cardin, Mikulski Announce More Than $5 Million In Federal Funding To Support On-The-Job Training For Long-Term Unemployed
June 26, 2014 Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
June 25, 2014 Cardin Calls Bipartisan Action To Modernize Workforce Development Programs Important For The Future Strength Of Our Economy
June 13, 2014 Letter to Ian Rear, CEO of Pfizer - Maryland Jobs
May 23, 2014 Schatz, Cardin Introduce Bill to Give Federal Workers a Raise
April 30, 2014 Minimum Wage Fairness Act -- Motion to Proceed
April 30, 2014 Cardin Urges Republicans To Put American Workers Before Politics And Raise The Minimum Wage
March 4, 2014 Cardin Looks Beyond President Obama's Budget Blueprint For A Long-Term Framework
Feb. 26, 2014 Southern Maryland Online - Give America a Raise; Boost America's Economy for All
Jan. 28, 2014 Cardin Calls For Congress To Work With The President To Restore The Promise Of The American Dream
Nov. 7, 2013 Cardin Statement On Senate Passage Of ENDA
Nov. 5, 2013 Cardin Statement on ENDA Cloture Vote
Nov. 5, 2013 Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013--Motion to Proceed
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Set Minimum Wage for Federal Contract Workers
Sept. 18, 2013 Cardin Hears from Maryland Manufacturers about How the Federal Government can be a Better Partner for Success
July 11, 2013 Ruppersberger, Maryland Delegation Urge Congress to Replace Sequestration, End Furloughs
June 25, 2013 Immigration Reform
May 16, 2013 The Budget
April 23, 2013 Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 --Motion to Proceed--Continued
April 8, 2013 Cardin, Delaney Host Bio-Tech Jobs Roundtable Discussion On Jobs, Future Economic Growth
March 29, 2013 Mikulski, Cardin Announce Federal Funding to Provide Life Saving Firefighting Equipment and Job Training in Carroll County
Feb. 14, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - LGBT Workplace Discrimination
Jan. 3, 2013 Sarbanes, Members of the Maryland Delegation Announce 5-Year Delay in Treasury Department, GSA Plan to Move 450 Jobs Out of Prince George's County
Nov. 29, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 - Continued
Oct. 25, 2012 Cardin, Ruppersberger, Sarbanes Help Launch New Initiative to Train Low-skill Job Seekers
Oct. 24, 2012 Letter to Secretary Geithner
Sept. 20, 2012 Senators Say Hands Off Social Security
Aug. 29, 2012 Mikulski, Cardin, Edwards, Hoyer, Van Hollen, Cummings Criticize Treasury Department, Gsa Decision to Move 450 Jobs Out of Prince George's County
Aug. 29, 2012 Edwards, Mikulski, Cardin, Hoyer, Van Hollen, and Cummings Criticize Treasury Department, GSA Decision to Move 450 Jobs out of Prince George's County
Aug. 7, 2012 The Port of Baltimore is on the Upswing and a Good Indicator of Economic Growth for Our Nation
July 25, 2012 Middle Class Tax Cut--Motion to Proceed
July 20, 2012 Cardin Visits Carroll Co. Clothing Manufacturer to Discuss Need to Support U.S. Manufacturing, Bring Jobs Home to America
July 19, 2012 Bring Jobs Home Act--Motion to Proceed
July 12, 2012 Disclose Act
June 26, 2012 Cardin, Mikulski Announce Federal Grant to College Of Southern Maryland to Provide At-Risk Youth With Job Traning for In-Demand Industries
June 13, 2012 Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
May 23, 2012 Cardin, Mikulski, Senate Democrats and Advocacy Groups Urge Senate Passage of Paycheck Fairness Act
May 23, 2012 The Bay Net - Adding $11 Billion in New Opportunities for American Small Businesses Creates American Jobs
April 24, 2012 Employee Benefit News - Senators Cardin and Portman Join Forces Again to Spearhead New Retirement Movement
April 18, 2012 RESTORE Act
March 22, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Feb. 21, 2012 Roll Call - Cardin Reluctantly Took Spotlight on Payroll Tax Debate
Feb. 17, 2012 Cardin Votes Against Conference Report
Feb. 16, 2012 Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
Feb. 7, 2012 Cardin Says Undermining Workers' Rights Hurts our Economic Recovery and All Workers
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