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Eliot Engel's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
Feb. 26, 2014 It's Time to Raise the Minimum Wage
Jan. 29, 2014 Fair Pay Act a State - But More To Do
Jan. 29, 2014 Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address 2014
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
May 9, 2013 Rep. Engel Criticizes House GOP "Pay China First" Agenda
May 8, 2013 Rep. Engel Slams GOP Attempt to Destroy the 40-Hour Work Week
April 9, 2013 Rep. Engel Calls for Equal Pay For Women
Dec. 7, 2012 Positive Jobs Growth Continues in November`
May 31, 2012 Rep. Engel Votes Against Another Anti-Choice House Bill
April 27, 2012 Rep. Engel Seeks to Protect Personal Online Content
April 6, 2012 Rep. Engel - Bipartisan Jobs Bill Needed to Boost Employment Numbers
March 9, 2012 Rep. Engel - Economy has Best 12 Month of Job Growth in Five Years
Feb. 3, 2012 Unemployment Rate are Down
Jan. 24, 2012 Motion to Go to Conference on H.R. 3630, Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011
Jan. 6, 2012 Rep. Engel - Job Creation Continues to Trend Upward
Dec. 22, 2011 House GOP Finally Agree to Not Raise Taxes on Middle Class Families
Dec. 20, 2011 Providing for Consideration of Senate Amendments to H.R. 3630, Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011; Providing for Consideration of House Resolution 501, Sense of House Regarding any Final Measure to Extend Certain Expiring Provisions
Nov. 4, 2011 Rep. Engel - Jobs Report Shows Progress
Aug. 25, 2011 Engle Hits GOP on Tax Hypocrisy Don't Tax the Rich, Just the Middle Class
July 29, 2011 House Republicans' Debt Bill - An Assault on the Middle Class
April 15, 2011 Rep. Engel: Republican Majority Votes to Destroy Medicare
Jan. 7, 2011 Rep. Engel - Encouraged by Positive Jobs Statistics
Oct. 6, 2010 Engel-sponsored Bill To Correct Border Protection Employees Status Signed Into Law
July 16, 2010 Rep. Engel Lauds New Recovery Act Job Creation
June 16, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs - Press Freedom in the Americas
Nov. 5, 2009 Rep. Engel Votes To Extend Benefits And Tax Breaks To Stimulate Local Economies
Sept. 23, 2009 Rep. Engel Votes To Help The Unemployed Recover
July 24, 2009 Rep. Engel Statement Regarding Federal Minimum Wage Increase
Sept. 23, 2008 Engel Tells Stella d'Oro to Bargain In Good Faith
June 26, 2008 Engel Votes to Aid More Americans With Disabilities
May 1, 2008 Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008
July 31, 2007 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2007
April 25, 2007 Genetic Non Discrimination Act Passes
April 25, 2007 Genetic Non Discrimination Act Passes
July 13, 2005 Engel Slams Bills Making Workplace More Dangerous; Republican Congress Spends Day Bashing America's Workers
May 18, 2005 Engel Gets 100% Rating for Support of Middle Class
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