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Sandy Levin's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Sander 'Sandy' M. Levin
Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/1982
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Pamela; 4 Children
Birth Date: 09/06/1931
Birth Place: Detroit, MI
Home City: Royal Oak, MI
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 7, 2014 The Federal Unemployment Insurance Program
April 4, 2014 Extending Unemployment Insurance
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
March 27, 2014 New State Data: Senate UI Agreement Would Benefit 2.8 Million Job-Seekers
March 20, 2014 Make It in America
March 14, 2014 Extend Unemployment Insurance
March 12, 2014 Levin Signs Petition on Unemployment Insurance, Urges Immediate Action to Extend Program
March 7, 2014 Levin Statement on Senate Vote to Extend Unemployment Insurance
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
March 5, 2014 2 Million People Cut Off Unemployment Benefits
Feb. 26, 2014 Stop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act of 2014
Feb. 18, 2014 Expiration of Federal Unemployment Benefits to Cost Economy Over $3 Billion in January and February Alone
Feb. 11, 2014 Patricia Clark Boston Air Route Traffic Control Center
Feb. 6, 2014 Levin Statement on Senate GOP Blocking UI Extension
Feb. 3, 2014 Mounting Impact: 1.7 Million Now Cut Off Unemployment Insurance
Jan. 31, 2014 Levin Statement on President's Action to Address Long-Term Unemployment
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 28, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 7, No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2014, and Providing for Consideration of Conference Report on H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
Jan. 28, 2014 Levin Statement on President's State of the Union Address
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 Unemployment Insurance
Jan. 14, 2014 Levin Statement on Senate Republican Votes to Block Unemployment Insurance Extension
Jan. 9, 2014 Ways and Means Democrats Launch UI Counter Tracking the Number Harmed by Continued Expiration
Jan. 7, 2014 Letter to Republican Colleagues - Extend Unemployment Insurance
Jan. 4, 2014 Levin Statement on Senate Republican Votes to Block Unemployment Insurance Extension
Jan. 3, 2014 New Economic Analysis: $400 Million Drained from State Economies in Unemployment Benefits This Week Alone
Jan. 3, 2014 New Economic Analysis: $400 Million Drained from State Economies in Unemployment Benefits This Week Alone
Dec. 31, 2013 New State Data: Record-low 25% of Jobseekers Now Receive Assistance
Dec. 16, 2013 New Michigan County-By-County Report Shows the Harm of Not Extending Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 12, 2013 Levin Opening Statement at Markup of: H.R. 2810 "Medicare Patient Access and Quality Improvement Act of 2013"
Dec. 12, 2013 Providing for Consideration of Senate Amendment to H.J. Res. 59, Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014; Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules; Providing for Proceedings During the Period from December 14, 2013, Through January 6, 2014; and for Other Purposes
Dec. 11, 2013 Cleveland Plain-Dealer - Congress Must Not Abandon Job Seekers
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013
Dec. 6, 2013 Hearing of the Steering and Policy Committee - Need to Extend Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 6, 2013 Jobs Report Shows Long-term Jobless Rate Increasing Slightly
Dec. 5, 2013 New Report from WH Council of Economic Advisers Highlights Urgent Economic Need to Extend Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 5, 2013 Wall Street Journal - Another Year-End Fight: Emergency Jobless Benefits
Dec. 3, 2013 Levin: CBO Report Highlights One-Two Punch of UI Expiration
Nov. 7, 2013 New Ways and Means Report: 1.3 Million Would Immediately Lose Unemployment Insurance
Oct. 30, 2013 Levin Statement at Farm Bill Conference Committee Meeting
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Restore LIHEAP Funding
June 23, 2013 Detroit Free Press - Guest commentary: Think Food Aid Should be Cut? Try Living on so Little Yourself
June 14, 2013 Over Two Dozen Members of Congress Protest SNAP Cuts, Live on Food Budget of $4.50/day
April 5, 2013 Statement on March Jobs Report and Sequester Cuts to Unemployment Insurance Programs
March 13, 2013 Preserving the Welfare Work Requirement and TANF Extension Act of 2013
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment
Dec. 7, 2012 Statement on November Jobs Report
Nov. 2, 2012 Statement on October Jobs Report
Oct. 5, 2012 Statement on September Jobs Report
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