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Gary Ackerman's Public Statements

Full Name: Gary L. Ackerman
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Rita; 3 Children: Lauren, Corey, Ari
Birth Date: 11/19/1942
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Queens, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
May 31, 2011 Ackerman Introduces Legislation to Provide Relief for Victims of Bernard Madoff & All Investors Defrauded by Ponzi Schemes
May 19, 2011 Ackerman Condemns Abbas NYT Op-Ed; Likens it to "Spoiled Meat"
May 2, 2011 Ackerman Issues Statement on Holocaust Memorial Day
May 2, 2011 Ackerman Issues Statement on the Death of Osama bin Laden
April 29, 2011 Ackerman Slams Arizona Governor for Signing Bill that Funnels License Plate Revenue to Tea Party Groups
April 20, 2011 Ackerman to Introduce Legislation to Stop Political Slush Funds
April 18, 2011 Ackerman Secures Visa for Mother of Woman Murdered in Queens
April 7, 2011 Ackerman Calls for UN Retraction of Goldstone Report During Meeting with UN Secretary General
April 5, 2011 Ackerman Statement from Subcommittee Hearing "Assessing U.S. Foreign Policy Priorities and Needs Amidst Economic Challenges in South Asia"
April 5, 2011 Ackerman Statement from Subcommittee Hearing "Assessing U.S. Foreign Policy Priorities and Needs Amidst Economic Challenges in South Asia"
April 1, 2011 Ackerman Issues Statement on Events in Syria
April 1, 2011 Ackerman Issues Statement on Events in Syria
March 31, 2011 New York Times Letter to the Editor - The Financial Reform Law
March 31, 2011 Letter to the Editor of The New York Times
March 31, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Mahmoud Abbas Re-Entering Peace Talks
March 29, 2011 Ackerman Applauds Obama's Leadership on Libya
March 28, 2011 Ackerman Issues Statement on the Death of Geraldine Ferraro
March 28, 2011 Ackerman Statement on Census Challenger for Undercounting Queens
March 15, 2011 Ackerman Praises Egyptian Restoration of Gas Shipments to Israel
March 11, 2011 The Washington Post - Morning Bits
March 10, 2011 Hearing of the Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia - Assessing U.S. Foreign Policy Priorities and Needs Amidst Economic Challenges in the Middle East
March 4, 2011 Letter to the Ray LaHood, Secretary, US Department of Transportation - Re-Program High-Speed Rail from Florida to Northeast Corridor
March 1, 2011 Ackerman Issues Statement on Events in Libya
Feb. 23, 2011 Ackerman Secures Commitment from LIRR President over Extension of Great Neck Pocket Track
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to Justice Clarence Thomas, U.S. Supreme Court - Recusing Himself from Deliberations on Healthcare Reform
Feb. 9, 2011 Ackerman Blasts House Vote to Take Back Security Funding for NY
Feb. 9, 2011 United Nations Tax Equalization Refund Act of 2011
Feb. 3, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Suspending Aid to Egypt
Feb. 2, 2011 Letter to Edward DeMarco, Acting Director, Federal Housing Finance Agency
Jan. 31, 2011 Ackerman Issues Statement on Crisis in Egypt
Jan. 27, 2011 Letter to The President
Jan. 26, 2011 Newsday - Local Politicians React to Obama Speech
Jan. 19, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - China Unfair Trade Practices
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Jan. 12, 2011 Ackerman Introduces Bill to Keep Thousands of Guns off the Streets
Jan. 12, 2011 Ackerman Calls for Continuing Support for Lebanon in Crisis
Jan. 12, 2011 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary, United States Department of the Interior - Require Disclose of Chemicals Used in Hydraulic Fracturing
Dec. 22, 2010 James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010
Dec. 22, 2010 Ackerman Hails Passage of 9/11 Health Bill
Dec. 22, 2010 Statement in Support of the 9/11 Health and Compensation Act, H.R. 847
Dec. 18, 2010 Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act Of 2010
Dec. 16, 2010 Ackerman Statement in Opposition to Compromise Tax Bill
Dec. 15, 2010 Ackerman votes to repeal Don't ask, Don't tell
Dec. 15, 2010 Supporting a Negotiating Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Dec. 15, 2010 Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010
Dec. 15, 2010 Congressman Ackerman's Statement in Support of the Don't Ask Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010, H.R. 2965
Dec. 15, 2010 Ackerman delivers statement on H.Res.1765
Dec. 14, 2010 Ackerman Demands Protection of Iraqi Christians
Dec. 9, 2010 Ackerman Hails Passage of the DREAM Act
Dec. 8, 2010 Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010
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