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Eliot Engel's Public Statements

Full Name: Eliot L. Engel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 16, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1988
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Patricia; 3 Children
Birth Date: 02/18/1947
Birth Place: Bronx, NY
Home City: Bronx, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
April 14, 2014 Rep. Engel Praises $8 Billion Medicaid Waiver
April 11, 2014 Engel Statement on Administration's Decision to Deny Visa to Iran UN Ambassador Appointee
April 10, 2014 Engel Statement on UNSC Vote Authorizing Peacekeeping Mission in Central African Republic
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the Western Hemisphere Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Advancing U.S. Interests in the Western Hemisphere: The FY 2015 Foreign Affairs Budget
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 8, 2014 Engel Statement on Developments in Eastern Ukraine
April 7, 2014 Engel Statement on 20th Anniversary of Rwandan Genocide
April 7, 2014 Engel Statement on Indian Elections
April 7, 2014 Engel Statement on Afghanistan Elections
April 7, 2014 Engel Statement on Developments in Eastern Ukraine
April 4, 2014 Rep. Engel Says Jobs Report Points to Continued Growth
April 4, 2014 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 3, 2014 Reps. Meadows, Schneider, Royce, Engel to Author Tougher Sanctions Against Hezbollah
April 3, 2014 Reps. Meadows, Schnedier, Royce, Engel to Author Tougher Sanctions Against Hezbollah
April 3, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee -Markup of H.R. 3583, the Malala Yousafzai Scholarship Act
April 3, 2014 Supreme Court Ruling on Campaign Contributions will Increase the Flood of Special Interest Spending
April 3, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Women's Education: Promoting Development, Countering Radicalism
April 2, 2014 Letter to Mike Simpson, Chair, and James Moran, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies of the House Committee on Appropriations - Long Island Sound
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
April 1, 2014 Rep. Engel: GOP Budget is Nothing More than an April Fool's Joke
April 1, 2014 Provision of Costs of Loan Guarantees for Ukraine
April 1, 2014 United States International Programming to Ukraine and Neighboring Regions
April 1, 2014 Congressman Engel Calls on House Republicans to Drop Obamacare Opposition
March 31, 2014 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Introduce Turkish Religious Freedom Legislation
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 28, 2014 Foreign Policy: Sri Lanka's Long Road to Reconciliation
March 28, 2014 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Introduce Turkish Religious Freedom Legislation
March 28, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security, House Appropriations Committee - Fund Non-Profit Security Grant Program
March 28, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - STEM Education Grant Program for Hispanic Serving Institutions
March 27, 2014 Ukraine Support Act
March 27, 2014 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Applaud House Passage of the Ukraine Support Act
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
March 27, 2014 Governor Cuomo Unveils $4.9 Billion Coordinated Transportation Resiliency Program
March 26, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - The Geopolitical Potential of the U.S. Energy Boom
March 25, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Markup: H.R. 4278, H. Res. 494 and H. Res. 418
March 21, 2014 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Introduce Legislation to Support Ukraine and Sanction Those Responsible for Undermining the Nation's Independence and Stability
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 20, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Sudan and South Sudan Call for Action on South Sudan Violence
March 20, 2014 Letter to Helle Thorning-Schmidt, Prime Minister of Denmark - Kosher, Halal Practices Ban
March 19, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary Department of the Interior - Maintain Critical Gray Wolf Protections
March 19, 2014 Engel Supports Hoyer/Cantor Letter to President on Iran
March 18, 2014 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Support U.S. Expulsion of Syrian Diplomats
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 17, 2014 Engel Statement on Crimea Referendum and Additional U.S. Sanctions
March 17, 2014 Statement on Crimea Referendum and Additional U.S. Sanctions
March 14, 2014 SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014
March 14, 2014 Engel Says He is Appalled by Metro-North Safety Report
March 14, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - The Promise of the Taiwan Relations Act
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