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Bob Menendez's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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 7, 2014 Menendez Applauds Senate Approval Extending Emergency Unemployment Insurance
April 4, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman and Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
Feb. 6, 2014 Menendez on Republican Obstructionism of Unemployment Insurance Extension
Feb. 3, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
Jan. 16, 2014 Menendez: Funding Agreement Prevents Another Government Shutdown, Rejects Arbitrary, Damaging Cuts that Hurt Economy and Families
Jan. 16, 2014 Senate Democrats Host Hispanic Media Roundtable
Jan. 7, 2014 Menendez on Vote to Begin Debate on Bill to Extend Unemployment Insurance
Jan. 6, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Unemployment Benefits
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Republican Leader McConnell, Chairman Baucus, and Ranking Member Hatch - Urge Reauthorization of Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 5, 2013 Sen. Menendez Joins Head Start Leaders, Local Officials to Underscore Impact of Sequestration Cuts on Most Vulnerable Children
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Oct. 28, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Do Not Cut SNAP
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Push for LIHEAP Funding
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Restore LIHEAP Funding
Sept. 24, 2013 NJ Today - Menendez: We Cannot Leave NJ Seniors, Families Out in the Cold This Winter
Aug. 5, 2013 Menendez: Reimbursement Extensions Will Help NJ Hospitals
July 19, 2013 The Star-Ledger - Menendez Comes to Hillside Food Bank to Proclaim Support for Food Stamp Program
April 9, 2013 Menendez Applauds Over $16.5 Million in Funding to Help Low-Income New Jerseyans Living With HIV/AIDS
March 15, 2013 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce $24.1 Million to Support Homeless Programs in New Jersey
March 7, 2013 JOINT RELEASE: Senator Menendez, Representatives DeGette & Stivers Introduce Bill to Make Dental Care Available to Low-Income Individuals
Jan. 14, 2013 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Restore Funding for LIHEAP
Dec. 3, 2012 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader - Unemployment Insurance Programs
Oct. 18, 2012 Menendez, Lautenberg Announce New Federal Funding for Newark and Camden Neighborhood Revitalization Efforts
Oct. 11, 2012 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services - Restore Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funds
Oct. 2, 2012 Menendez, Lautenberg Announce More Than $3.1 Million for Community Development, Affordable Housing in Trenton
Oct. 2, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce More Than $3.1 Million for Community Development, Affordable Housing in Trenton
Aug. 13, 2012 Camden-Area Health Care Providers Turning Adversity Into Excellence
July 17, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce $2.7 Million for Homeless Veterans in New Jersey
June 18, 2012 Menendez, Lautenberg Announce $7.3 Million For Community Development, Affordable Housing Opportunities for Low and Moderate Income Families
June 14, 2012 Menendez, Lautenberg Announce More Than $300,000 For Homeless Veterans In Camden
June 5, 2012 Menendez, Lautenberg Announce More than $6 Million for Community Development, Affordable Housing
May 16, 2012 S. Con. Res. 41, H. Con. Res. 112, S. Con. Res. 37, S. Con. Res. 42, S. Con. Res. 44 En Bloc--Motions to Proceed
July 20, 2011 Taxing and Spending
Feb. 17, 2011 Menendez: "New Medical Red Tape Could Be a Poison Pill for Nj Patients"
Jan. 7, 2011 Menendez, Lautenberg Announce More Than $6 Million to Increase Access to Housing for Low and Moderate Income Families, Underserved Communities in Paterson
Dec. 17, 2010 Middle Class Tax Relief Package Signed into Law; Menendez Says it Will Make a "Real Difference for Middle Class Families, Laid-Off Workers"
Dec. 17, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate & The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Republican Leader, United States Senate
Dec. 15, 2010 Federal Aviation Administration Extension Act of 2010
Nov. 23, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Daniel Inouye, Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriations
Sept. 17, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Chairman Baucus
Aug. 5, 2010 Menendez Hails Senate Passage of Teacher, State Budget Relief
April 15, 2010 After Republican Delay of More than Two Weeks, Menendez Hails Final Passage of Extension to Unemployment Insurance, Flood Program
Feb. 26, 2010 Nearly 4,000 Laid-Off NJ Workers Could Lose Unemployment Insurance In March Due To Republican Obstruction In U.S. Senate
Nov. 25, 2009 On Eve Of Thanksgiving, Menendez Brings Attention To Strain On Food Banks, Says Economic Recovery Package Is Helping
Nov. 4, 2009 Menendez Hails Passage Of Unemployment Insurance Extension
July 23, 2009 To Ensure Housing for the Low-Income Disabled, Menendez and Johanns Introduce New Legislation
March 31, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - TARP Oversight: A Six-Month Update
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