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Eliot Engel's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
June 6, 2014 Engel Statement on 70th Anniversary of D-Day
June 6, 2014 Engel Statement on 70th Anniversary of Deportation of D-Day
May 27, 2014 Engel Leads Bipartisan Congressional Group Expressing Concern Over Nazi Occupation Monument in Hungary
May 22, 2014 Letter to Viktor Orban, Prime Minister of Hungary - Concern Over Nazi Occupation Monument in Hungary
April 25, 2014 Engel Commemorates Anniversary of Armenian Genocide
Feb. 4, 2014 House Foreign Affairs Committee Sends Best Wishes to U.S. Olympic Team
Jan. 27, 2014 Engel Statement Read in Prishtina, Kosovo Commemorating International Holocaust Remembrance Day
Oct. 8, 2013 Letter to Scott Blackmun, CEO, United States Olympic Committee - Ensure Safety of Americans During Winter Olympics
Aug. 28, 2013 History Made at the Lincoln Memorial
Aug. 26, 2013 Rep. Engel Joins Thousands on the National Mall to Honor the 50th Anniversary of Dr. King's "I Have a Dream" Speech
Aug. 2, 2013 Congratulating the Alpha Epsilon Pi International Fraternity
July 31, 2013 Encouraging Peace and Reunification on the Korean Peninsula
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson - National Endowment for the Arts Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Endowment for the Humanities Funding
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 18, 2012 Rep. Engel - Statement on the Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education
May 18, 2012 Rep. Engel -- Statement on the Anniversary of Brown V. Board of Education
April 16, 2012 In Commemoration of the American Liberators of World War II and the 25th Anniversary of the International March of the Living
Aug. 23, 2011 Statue Honoring Martin Luther King Unveiled in Washington
July 1, 2011 Rep. Engel Highlights 45th Anniversary of Medicare
March 17, 2011 De-Funding NPR Wastes Time, Accomplishes Nothing
Feb. 17, 2011 Rep. Engel -- Republican Majority Budget Could Ax Football Season
Nov. 18, 2010 Mr. Ailes Should Apologize
July 26, 2010 Rep. Engel - 20 Years Ago, Disabled Americans Advanced the Cause for Civil Rights
Sept. 18, 2009 Fund The Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation
Sept. 11, 2009 September 11 Can Never Be Forgotten
Sept. 9, 2009 Expressing Sense Of The House Regarding September 11, 2001
Feb. 11, 2009 Rep. Engel Demands the Contract Between the New York Mets and Citigroup be Honored
Sept. 28, 2008 Supporting Restitution for Property Confiscated by Nazi and Communist Regimes
July 25, 2008 Commemorating the 34th Anniversary of the Turkish Invasion of Cyprus
July 17, 2008 Panel I of a Hearing of the Western Hemisphere Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee
July 17, 2008 Panel II of a Hearing of the Western Hemisphere Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee
July 11, 2008 Dobbs Ferry Now Part of National Historic Trail
March 28, 2008 E-Newsletter
Feb. 5, 2008 Engel: Bush Budget Fails Middle and Working Classes While he Fights for the Rich; Another Massive Deficit
Nov. 9, 2007 House Democrats Pass Alternative Minimum Tax Relief
Oct. 24, 2007 First Alert On Demise Of Analog Television
Oct. 3, 2007 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Europe of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - America's Role in Addressing Outstanding Holocaust Issues
July 11, 2007 Celebrating The 500th Anniversary of the First Use of the Name "America"
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Nov. 15, 2005 Bob Hope Memorial Library
March 9, 2005 Engel: Congress Should Focus on Ridding Baseball of Steriods Use in Future; Not Point Fingers About Past
March 4, 2005 Engel Calls for Protection Status for Haitian Nationals
Oct. 12, 2004 Nadler Calls on Powell to Suspend Funding for UNRWA Until Terrorists Are Removed From Its Staff
June 4, 2004 Engel Commemorates 60th Anniversary of D-Day
May 27, 2004 Engel Marks Memorial Day
May 5, 2004 Middle-Class Alternative Minimum Tax Relief Act of 2004
April 22, 2004 Holocaust Remembrance Day
March 10, 2004 Commending India on its Celebration of Republic Day
Feb. 12, 2004 In Honor of Black History Month
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