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Bob Menendez's Public Statements

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: Immigration
Issue Position: Environment - Clean Air
Issue Position: Healthcare - Embryonic Stem Cell Research
Issue Position: Financial Services
Issue Position: Environment - Environmental Justice
Issue Position: Women's Issues
Issue Position: Foreign Relations - Iraq
Issue Position: Housing
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Consumer Protection - Protecting Consumers from Identity Theft
Issue Position: Consumer Protection
Issue Position: Civil Rights
Issue Position: Immigration - Fixing our Broken Immigration System
Issue Position: Education
Aug. 26, 2014 Chairman Menendez Travels to Estonia, Poland and Ukraine
Aug. 26, 2014 Sen. Menendez Statement on the Search for Missing NJ Student Aaron Sofer in Israel
Aug. 25, 2014 Rubio, Colleagues Call for Latin American Presidents to Restore Diplomatic Relations with Israel
Aug. 22, 2014 Sens. Menendez, Booker Applaud FEMA's $260M Sandy Relief Award
Aug. 22, 2014 Sen. Menendez Honors NJ WWII Veteran; Delivers 9 Long Overdue Distinguished Service Medals
Aug. 21, 2014 Sens. Menendez, Booker Announce More than $157K for Ventnor, Hillsborough, Neptune Fire Departments
Aug. 20, 2014 Sen. Menendez, Autism Community Celebrate Signing of Autism CARES Act into Law
Aug. 15, 2014 Menendez, Booker Announce $2.5 Million in Federal Sandy Recovery Funding
Aug. 14, 2014 Sens. Menendez, Booker Announce Almost $300K for Columbus, Sea Bright Fire Departments
Aug. 14, 2014 Chairman Menendez Statement on Resignation of Iraqi President Nuri al-Maliki
Aug. 14, 2014 Letter to Senator Mikulski, Senator Shelby, Senator Udall, and Senator Johanns - Stop Postal Service Cuts
Aug. 12, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education and Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Protections from "Campus Card" Trap
Aug. 12, 2014 Menendez, Booker Announce More than $2.6 Million in Sandy Recovery Funding for Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission
Aug. 12, 2014 Chairman Menendez Statement on VOA's Greek Language Service
Aug. 8, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Interior - Oil & Gas Drilling off the East Coast
Aug. 8, 2014 Letter to Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration, and Joseph Bertoni, Acting Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Transportation - Ban of Hudson River Tourist Helicopters
Aug. 7, 2014 Menendez: New Offshore Wind Project Adds Jobs, Makes NJ a National Wind Energy Leader
Aug. 5, 2014 Menendez, Royce, Coons Meet South African President Jacob Zuma
Aug. 5, 2014 Chairman Menendez Statement in Support of USAID Efforts to Empower Cuban Civil Society
Aug. 5, 2014 Menendez, Royce Meet South Sudan President Salva Kiir
Aug. 5, 2014 Joint Statement on the U.S. Africa Leaders Summit and the 13th Annual AGOA Forum
Aug. 5, 2014 Menendez, Royce, Coons Meet Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila
Aug. 4, 2014 Chairman Menendez's Statement following Meeting with Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni and Foreign Minister Mohamed Abdelaziz
Aug. 4, 2014 Hoboken Catholic Academy Nets $1.2 Million in Sandy Relief Funds for Repairs
Aug. 4, 2014 Menendez, Royce, Coons Meet Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in U.S. Capitol
Aug. 4, 2014 Chairman Menendez's Opening Remarks at US-Africa Leaders Summit Congressional Reception
Aug. 1, 2014 Sens. Menendez, Booker Visit with NJ Vets; Applaud Passage of VA Reforms Bill
Aug. 1, 2014 The Star-Ledger - Autism Bill Passes Congress with Bipartisan N.J. Support
Aug. 1, 2014 NorthJersey.com - Booker, Menendez Show Support for VA Reform Legislation
July 31, 2014 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2014 -- Motion to Proceed
July 31, 2014 Sanctions in Venezuela
July 31, 2014 Sen. Menendez Statement on the Short Term Extension of the Highway Trust Fund
July 31, 2014 News Transcript - Englishtown Will Use Grant for Firefighters' Turnout Gear
July 31, 2014 Letter to Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations - UN Response to the Conflict in Gaza
July 31, 2014 Menendez Commends Senate Passage of Autism Bill
July 30, 2014 NTSB Report Shows More Work Needed to Protect New Jersey Families in Wake of Paulsboro Toxic Spill
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