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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
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
Feb. 15, 2008 Commemorating Black History Month
Feb. 14, 2008 Engel Vigorously Supports Congressional Contempt Citation
Feb. 13, 2008 Engel Describes Democratic Actions to Fight Subprime Crisis
Feb. 12, 2008 Engel Supports Credit Card Holder Bill of Rights
Feb. 8, 2008 Engel Knocks Bush Opposition to Cap and Trade and Weatherization Program
Feb. 5, 2008 Engel: Bush Budget Fails Middle and Working Classes While he Fights for the Rich; Another Massive Deficit
Jan. 28, 2008 Statement by Congressman Eliot Engel on Congestion Pricing Hearing
Jan. 25, 2008 Joint Press Conference With Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, President of Colombia Alvaro Uribe and Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY)
Jan. 24, 2008 Children's Health Insurance Veto Override Fails in House
Jan. 24, 2008 Statement by Congressman Eliot Engel on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the Indian Point Sirens
Jan. 23, 2008 Rep. Engel Backs Plan to Support our Troops
Jan. 23, 2008 Engel Asks for Job Growth, Energy Savings in Stimulus Proposal
Jan. 18, 2008 Engel Announces Largest Increase Ever in Veterans Health Care
Dec. 20, 2007 House Passes Alternative Minimum Tax Relief
Dec. 19, 2007 House Passes Legislation to Protect Children from Unsafe Toys
Dec. 19, 2007 House Passes Medicare/State Children's Health Insurance Program Bill
Dec. 19, 2007 Engel Hails Passage of Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act
Dec. 12, 2007 AMT Relief Act of 2007
Dec. 12, 2007 Support for the Independence of Kosovo
Dec. 11, 2007 Statement by Congressman Eliot Engel on Proposed MTA Fare Increases
Dec. 6, 2007 Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007
Dec. 6, 2007 Engel Proposals a Main Part of Energy Act
Dec. 5, 2007 A Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - After Annapolis: Next Steps in the Middle East Peace Process
Dec. 5, 2007 Engel Called for Biofuels Legislation to Get U.S. off Middle East Oil
Dec. 3, 2007 Engel Slams Proposed Cuts In Homeland Security
Dec. 3, 2007 Engel Supports State Lawsuit Against Indian Point Relicensing
Nov. 16, 2007 Letter to Michael Chertoff, Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Nov. 14, 2007 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - The Merida Initiative
Nov. 9, 2007 House Democrats Pass Alternative Minimum Tax Relief
Nov. 8, 2007 Employment Anti-Discrimination Bill Passes House
Nov. 8, 2007 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee's Middle East and South Asia Subcommittee - Lebanon on the Brink
Nov. 7, 2007 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Democracy, Authoritarianism and Terrorism in Contemporary Pakistan
Nov. 7, 2007 Engel Votes To Override Veto Of Water Resources Bill
Nov. 6, 2007 Engel Criticizes Cuts In Hospital Funding
Nov. 6, 2007 Letter to Mary Peters, Secretary of Transportation, Re: Congestion Pricing
Nov. 5, 2007 Engel Criticizes Blackwater ‘Immunity' Deal
Nov. 5, 2007 Congratulating the People of Ethiopia on Ethiopia's Second Millennium
Nov. 5, 2007 Recognizing the Close Relationship Between the United States and the Republic of San Marino
Nov. 5, 2007 Expressing Concern Relating to Iranian Regime and Mahmoud Ahmedinejad
Nov. 5, 2007 Congratulating Nicolas Sarkozy on His Election to the Presidency of France
Nov. 5, 2007 Eurasia Foundation Act
Nov. 5, 2007 Stop Tuberculosis (TB) Now Act of 2007
Nov. 5, 2007 Engel's ‘Stop TB Now' Legislation Passes House
Nov. 1, 2007 Statement By Congressman Eliot Engel On Congestion Pricing
Nov. 1, 2007 Engel Welcomes EPA Involvement In Indian Point Renewal Process
Oct. 31, 2007 Trade and Globalization Assistance Act of 2007
Oct. 30, 2007 Recognizing Anniversaries of Mass Movement for Soviet Jewish Freedom and Freedom Sunday Rally for Soviet Jewry
Oct. 29, 2007 Keeping Your Children Safe On Halloween
Oct. 29, 2007 Children's Health Insurance Passes House
Oct. 25, 2007 Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007
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