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Eliot Engel's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

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
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for U.S. House - District 16
General Nov. 4, 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
Issue Position: Torture
July 8, 2014 Engel Statement on Events in Israel and the Palestinian Territories
June 30, 2014 Engel Statement on the Death of Three Israeli Teens
June 30, 2014 Engel Statement on the Death of Three Israeli Teens
June 26, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Markup of H.R. 4411, H.R. 4640, H.Res. 435, H.R. 4653, H.R. 2283, and H.Res. 562
June 24, 2014 Engel Renews Call for the Release of Kidnapped Israeli Teens
June 20, 2014 Condemning Kidnappings of Israeli Boys
June 16, 2014 Engel Statement on Abducted Israeli Teens
May 30, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Preventing Sex Trafficking
May 21, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Boko Haram
May 20, 2014 Engel Calls for New Assessment of Efforts to Curb Gun Trafficking in Mexico
May 20, 2014 Condemning the Abduction of Female Students by Boko Haram
May 20, 2014 International Megan's Law to Prevent Demand for Child Sex Trafficking
May 20, 2014 Letter to Gene L. Dodaro, Comptroller General of the U.S. Government Accountability Office - Assessment of Efforts to Curb Gun Trafficking in Mexico
May 17, 2014 Engel Statement on 70th Anniversary of Deportation of Crimean Tatars
May 8, 2014 Members of Congress Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Condemning the Abduction of School Girls in Nigeria
May 5, 2014 Engel Statement on the Abduction of Nigerian Girls
May 4, 2014 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Ukraine Elections
May 1, 2014 Blog: Rep. Engel Urges Safety On The Road
April 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - South Sudan
April 24, 2014 Engel Commemorates Anniversary of Armenian Genocide
April 21, 2014 Rep. Engel Supports Voluntary Smartphone Anti-Theft Commitment
April 3, 2014 Reps. Meadows, Schneider, Royce, Engel to Author Tougher Sanctions Against Hezbollah
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
Dec. 5, 2013 Cong. Eliot Engel statement on swastikas Seton Park
Nov. 21, 2013 Rep. Schakowsky Introduces the Bipartisan International Violence Against Women Act
Oct. 25, 2013 Engel Applauds U.S.-Mexico Transnational Financial Crimes Agreement
Oct. 10, 2013 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Sean and David Goldman International Child Abduction Prevention and Return Act of 2013
Oct. 3, 2013 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Al-Shabaab
Sept. 23, 2013 Engel Statement on the Al-Shabab Attack in Kenya
Sept. 23, 2013 Engel Statement on Terrorist Attack at Pakistani Attack
Aug. 2, 2013 One Year After Oak Creek Attacks, Members of Congress Commend FBI and Department of Justice for Groundbreaking Decision to Begin Tracking Hate Crimes Against Sikh, Hindu and Arab-Americans
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
April 26, 2013 Letter to U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon - U.S. Congressmen Express 'Outrage' over U.N. Official Blaming U.S. & Israel for Boston Bombings
April 23, 2013 Rep. Engel Re-Introduces Two Bills To Promote Safety on the Roads
April 18, 2013 National Day of Silence Fights Violence and Discrimination Against LGBT Youth
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
Feb. 28, 2013 Rep. Engel Votes to Pass Violence Against Women Act
July 24, 2012 Letter to Janos Ader, President of the Republic of Hungary, and Viktor Orban, Prime Minister of Republic of Hungary - Ladislaus Csizsik-Csatary
May 16, 2012 Rep. Engel -- Violence Against Women Should Not Be Politicized
May 1, 2012 Rep. Engel Statement on the One-Year Anniversary of Bin Laden's Death
April 20, 2012 National Day of Silence Fights Violence and Discrimination Against LGBTQ Youth
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
June 30, 2011 Cong. Eliot Engel on Sentencing in Bombing Plot Against Synagogues
April 14, 2011 Rep. Engel: Focus on Arbitrary Budget Cuts is Misguided
March 17, 2011 Rep. Engel Condemns Murder of Fogel Family, Glorification of Terrorism
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Dec. 15, 2010 Truth in Caller ID Act Of 2009
Nov. 18, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States of America - Clemency for Johnathan Pollard
Oct. 6, 2010 Rutgers Student Bullying Hate Crime is Horrific
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