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Bob Menendez's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
Issue Position: Workers and Middle Class Families - Supporting New Jersey Workers
Aug. 5, 2014 Joint Statement on the U.S. Africa Leaders Summit and the 13th Annual AGOA Forum
July 9, 2014 Hobby Lobby: Booker, Menendez Cosponsor Legislative Fix to Protect Women's Health in Aftermath of Supreme Court Decision
June 30, 2014 Sen. Menendez: SCOTUS Just Gave a Woman's Boss Veto Power over Personal Health Care Needs
May 7, 2014 New Jersey Offshore Wind Energy Project to Receive DOE Support
May 7, 2014 Sens. Menendez, Booker Announce Nearly $1M to Upgrade NJ Marinas
April 24, 2014 Chairman Menendez Statement on the Anniversary of the Rana Plaza Tragedy in Bangladesh
April 9, 2014 Menendez on Republican Obstruction of Equal Pay Legislation
April 8, 2014 Sen. Menendez Welcomes New Executive Orders Advocating for Paycheck Fairness
Feb. 11, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Prospects for Democratic Reconciliation and Workers' Rights in Bangladesh
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh National Party Chair Begum Khaleda Zia - End Deadlock and Hold Free, Fair, Inclusive Elections
Nov. 7, 2013 Menendez Applauds Senate Vote on Anti-Discrimination Law
Nov. 4, 2013 Menendez Applauds Senate Vote on Anti-Discrimination Law
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Chair Ellen O'Kane Tauscher, Alliance for Bangldesh Worker Safety - Empower Workers in Bangladesh's Garment Factories
Aug. 5, 2013 Menendez: Reimbursement Extensions Will Help NJ Hospitals
July 18, 2013 Executive Session
July 12, 2013 NJ Today - Menendez Calls For Investigation Of Fees On Pre-Paid Payroll Cards
April 4, 2013 Menendez Updates Immigration Advocates, Stakeholders in New Jersey on Comprehensive Immigration Reform
March 21, 2013 Senator Menendez Meets With Thomas Perez, President Obama's Nominee To Be The Next Secretary of Labor
March 12, 2013 Menendez Calls on SEC to Expedite Adoption of CEO-to-Median Pay Disclosure Rule
Feb. 14, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - LGBT Workplace Discrimination
Sept. 20, 2012 Senators Say Hands Off Social Security
Sept. 5, 2012 Lily Ledbetter Act
June 5, 2012 Menendez Calls GOP Filibuster of Paycheck Fairness Another Step Backwards for Women
May 25, 2012 Menendez Reflects on Memorial Day
March 5, 2012 Menendez Announces Proposals in Camden County to Close Skills Gap & Help Unemployment By Connecting Workers With In-Demand Jobs
Feb. 6, 2012 Menendez: Extend Payroll Tax Cut Through 2012
Dec. 22, 2011 Statement By Menendez On House Agreement To Pass Senate's Bipartisan Compromise
Dec. 20, 2011 Statement From Menendez Regarding House GOP Efforts to Kill Senate Payroll Tax Cut
Nov. 2, 2011 Rebuild America Jobs Act--Motion to Proceed
Oct. 20, 2011 Menendez on GOP Killing Jobs Bill
Sept. 23, 2011 Senate Appropriations Committee Approves Back Pay for FAA Workers Furloughed During Summer
Aug. 4, 2011 Lautenberg, Menendez: FAA Deal Will Get Workers Back on the Job
June 8, 2011 Menendez, Runyan Lead Delegation Letter On Pay Parity At Joint Base
March 10, 2011 Menendez Leads Bi-Partisan Fight to Protect 300 Shirt Manufacturing Jobs in Newark and Perth Amboy
March 9, 2011 Senate Passes Menendez Plan to Fast-Track Cutting Edge Technologies
Feb. 25, 2011 Menendez Statement on USDA Discrimination Settlement with Hispanic and Female Farmers
Jan. 26, 2011 Menendez Reaction to State of the Union Address
July 20, 2010 Menendez Hails Cloture for Unemployment Insurance Extension After Weeks of Republican Obstruction
March 10, 2010 Menendez Hails Passage of Unemployment Insurance Extension, Federal Relief for State Budget
Feb. 24, 2010 Menendez Hails Passage Of First Piece Of Jobs Agenda
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter to Lloyd Blankfein, Chief Executive Officer, Goldman Sachs
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter To Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Finance Chairman, Max Baucus
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Chairman Baucus
Dec. 7, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid Majority Leader
Oct. 28, 2009 Unemployment Compensation Extension Act Of 2009--Motion To Proceed
Feb. 4, 2009 Sen. Menendez Statement in Support of President Obama's New Rules to Prevent CEOs from Abusing Taxpayer Money
Jan. 29, 2009 Equal Pay Legislation, Co-Sponsored by Sen. Menendez, Is Signed Into Law
Jan. 21, 2009 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009--Resumed
Sept. 18, 2008 Unanimous Consent Request -- S. 3414
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