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Richard Neal's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Richard E. Neal
Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1988
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Maureen; 4 Children: Rory, Brendan, Maura, Sean
Birth Date: 02/14/1949
Birth Place: Worcester, MA
Home City: Springfield, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 4, 2014 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 8, 2014 Mass Live - Rep. Richard Neal Joins Call in Congress for President Obama to Restore Low-Income heating Assistance Funding
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
July 26, 2013 Governor Patrick Announces $31 Million in Federal Block Grants for Community Improvements
March 13, 2013 Preserving the Welfare Work Requirement and TANF Extension Act of 2013
Sept. 20, 2012 Disapproving Rule Relating to Waiver and Expenditure Authority with Respect to the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program
July 26, 2012 Ways and Means Democrats Introduce "No Excuses" Legislation to Spur Job Growth
July 24, 2012 Ways and Means Democrats Call for Extension of EITC, CTC and AOTC
July 12, 2012 Medicare, Social Security and Medicaid
July 2, 2012 Kerry, Brown, McGovern, Neal, Olver, Lynch: Massachusetts Wins $1.1 Mil To Put Vets Back To Work
Sept. 7, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Speaker Boehner and Minority Leader Pelosi
Feb. 14, 2011 Letter to Honorable Harry Reid, Honorable Mitch McConnell, Honorable John Boehner, Honorable Nancy Pelosi
Dec. 16, 2010 Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010
July 22, 2010 Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2010
June 29, 2010 Restoration of Emergency Unemployment Compensation Act of 2010
May 10, 2007 House Passes Tax Cuts for Investors
March 9, 2007 Letter: To John Spratt, Chairman House Budget Committee, & Paul Ryan, Ranking Member House Budget Committee
May 10, 2006 Conference Report on H.R> 4297, Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act of 2005
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Feb. 8, 2006 Appointment of Conferees on H.R. 4297, Tax Relief Extension Reconciliation Act of 2005
Dec. 19, 2005 MA Delegation to Oil Execs: Match Citgo Heating Oil Discounts
Nov. 17, 2005 Announcement by the Speaker Pro Tempore
Sept. 8, 2005 TANF Emergency Response and Recovery Act of 2005
March 24, 2004 Hearing of the House Ways and Means Committee: Board of Trustees 2004 Annual Reports
Jan. 8, 2004 Statement on Unemployment Compensation Extension
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