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Bob Menendez's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' Menendez
Office: U.S. Senate (NJ) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 01/18/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Alicia, Robert
Birth Date: 01/01/1954
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Hoboken, NJ
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Uphold Fair Trade for US Steel Workers
Feb. 25, 2014 American Banker - Congress on Card Security
Jan. 10, 2014 Senator Menendez Concerned by Target's Disclosure of Larger Customer Data Breach
Dec. 30, 2013 Letter to Senate Banking Committee Chair Tim Johnson, Ranking Member Mike Crapo - Hearing into Target Data Breach
Dec. 26, 2013 Letter to Federal Trade Commission Chair Edith Ramirez - Protect Consumers in Wake of Target Breach
Dec. 20, 2013 Menendez Intros Legislation to Rein in Hidden Fees and Strengthen Consumer Protections in Prepaid Cards
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Mary Jo White, United States Securities and Exchange Commission
Nov. 15, 2013 Sens. Menendez, Booker Announce SBA Disaster Loans will be Available in Southern NJ
Nov. 6, 2013 Sens. Menendez, Toomey Team to Help Small Business
July 29, 2013 Letter to Commissioner Margaret Hamburg, Food and Drug Administration - Stronger Safety Requirements & Cancer Warnings for Tanning Beds
July 11, 2013 Letter to Director Cordray and Acting Secretary Harris - Fees Associated with Prepaid "Payroll Cards"
May 16, 2013 Menendez, NJ Brewer Discuss "Small BREW Act" During American Craft Beer Week
May 10, 2013 Menendez Recognized American Craft Beer Week with "Small BREW Act" to Invest in NJ Microbreweries
May 2, 2013 Menendez: Big Oil Profits + Big Oil Subsidies = Big Waste
April 30, 2013 Letter to SEC Chairman Mary Jo White - Protect Consumers' Legal Rights Against Wall Street
April 29, 2013 Lautenberg, Menendez Applaud Approval of New Jersey's Disaster Recovery Action Plan
April 25, 2013 Rep. Capuano and Sen. Menendez Reintroduce Shareholder Protection Act
March 21, 2013 Hispanic Task Force Hosts US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce on Capitol Hill
March 18, 2013 Letter to FEMA Administrator Fugate - Delay Premium Increases on Flood Insurance
March 12, 2013 Menendez Calls on SEC to Expedite Adoption of CEO-to-Median Pay Disclosure Rule
Feb. 14, 2013 Menendez: New Jersey Consumers Need Congress To Act Now
Sept. 20, 2012 U.S. Senator Robert Menendez Slams FHFA for Proposal to Raise Guarantee Fees
Aug. 23, 2012 Menendez Urges Consumer Product Safety Commission To Further Protect Children From Dangerous, Small High-Powered Magnets
Aug. 21, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Respond to Court Decision Striking Down Cross-State Clean Air Standards
July 31, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012
July 25, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez React to House Passage of Bill to Drill the Jersey Shore
July 23, 2012 Blumenthal, USOC Announce "Made In America" is Now Permanent USOC Policy
July 19, 2012 GOP Fails US Workers to Protect Corporations that Ship Jobs Overseas
July 18, 2012 Senate Finance Committee Approves Menendez's Cotton Trust Fund Legislation to Protect Manufacturing Jobs in the United States
July 13, 2012 Menendez Welcomes Decision of U.S. Olympic Committee to Produce Team USA Uniforms in the US Beginning With 2014 Winter Olympic Games
July 13, 2012 Menendez, Lautenberg, Casey, Schumer, Gillibrand, Brown to Introduce Legislation Requiring U.S. Olympic Committee Produce Uniforms in America
July 12, 2012 Menendez to U.S. Olympic Committee: NJ Workers Stand Ready To Produce Uniforms For American Olympiads
July 11, 2012 Menendez Calls for Tax Relief for NJ Small Businesses to Hire, Buy New Equipment, Increase Wages
July 10, 2012 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript
June 20, 2012 Disapproval of EPA Emission Standards Rule--Motion to Proceed
June 6, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez, NJ Reps Oppose GSA Burlington Facility Downsizing
April 13, 2012 Menendez Raises $1.7 Million - Has $9.49 Million Cash-on-Hand
March 26, 2012 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairman of the Appropriations Committee and Kay Bailey Hutchison, Ranking Member of the Appropriations Committee
Jan. 4, 2012 Statement From Menendez On Recess Appointment of Richard Cordray at Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Oct. 5, 2011 Senators Menedez, Reid, and Begich Host Latino Business Summit on Accesss to Capital
Sept. 8, 2011 Statement from Senator Robert Menendez on President's American Jobs Act
July 27, 2011 Menendez Urges Timely Review of AT&T and T-mobile Merger
July 14, 2011 Letter to Honorable David Cameron
July 6, 2011 Letter to Chief Executive Officer Charles G. Tharp
May 26, 2011 Small Business Additional Temporary Extension Act of 2011
March 17, 2011 Cantwell Calls for Crackdown on Wall Street Gambling That Drives Up Gas Prices
March 13, 2011 Naw Data Shows Skyrocketting Gas Prices Devastating Nj Families and Small Businesses
Jan. 26, 2011 Menendez Reaction to State of the Union Address
Nov. 29, 2010 Letter to Elizabeth Warren, Special Assistant to the President and Special Advisor to the Secretary of the Treasury
Nov. 29, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Elizabeth Warren, Special Assistant to the President and Special Advisor to the Secretary of the Treasury
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