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Ed Towns' Public Statements

Full Name: Edolphus 'Ed' Towns
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Gwendolyn Towns; 2 Children: Darryl, Deidra
Birth Date: 07/21/1934
Birth Place: Chadbourn, NC
Home City: Brooklyn, NY
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Oct. 14, 2011 Dr. King's Dream is Within Reach But We Still Have More to Do
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 13, 2011 Rep. Towns Seeks GAO Study of the Impact of the Postal Service Reform Act of 2011 on Minorities
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 13, 2011 Protect Life Act
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 12, 2011 Towns Votes No on Trade Bills
Oct. 6, 2011 Letter to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 5, 2011 Congratulations to Taiwan on its 100th Anniversary
Sept. 27, 2011 Rep. Towns Salutes the Jewish Community
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Homeland Security and Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Secretary Geithner, Secretary Donovan, Chairman Schapiro and Director DeMarco
Sept. 22, 2011 Reps. Nadler, Conyers, Towns, Israel, Scott, Hastings, Polis Push for Sweeping Reform of Nation's Housing Discrimination Laws
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner - Emergency Funds
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 15, 2011 Rep. Towns Salutes Hispanic Heritage Month
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Minority Leader Pelosi, Majority Leader Cantor and Minority Whip Hoyer
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to European Heads of State
Sept. 13, 2011 Letter to Democratic Members of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees
Sept. 8, 2011 Letter to Chairman Rogers, Ranking Member Dicks, Chairman Latham and Ranking Member Olver
Sept. 7, 2011 Letter to Chairman James E. Donal Georgia State Board of Pardons & Paroles
Sept. 2, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner and Majority Leader Cantor
Aug. 30, 2011 Letter to Attorney General Miller
Aug. 30, 2011 Letter to George Miller, Attorney General
Aug. 16, 2011 With More Than One-Third Of Minority Youth Unemployed, Gillibrand, Rangel, National Urban League Push For Legislation To Connect At-Risk City Youth With Job Opportunities
Aug. 12, 2011 Towns Lauds Bloomberg Initiative to Assist Disconnected Young Minority Males
Aug. 8, 2011 Rep. Ed Towns Applauds Chase for Conducting Brooklyn Jobs Fair
Aug. 2, 2011 Towns Applauds New Women's Health Reforms Championed by the Affordable Care Act
Aug. 2, 2011 Letter to Representative Doug Lamborn
Aug. 1, 2011 Towns' Statement in Opposition to the Compromise Debt Ceiling bill
Aug. 1, 2011 Providing Greater Authority and Discretion to Consumer Product Safety Commission
Aug. 1, 2011 Athletic Trainers Equal Access to Medicare Act
July 30, 2011 Protect Seniors
July 26, 2011 Fighting for the Well-Being of Children and Seniors
July 25, 2011 Letter to Democratic Leader Pelosi
July 21, 2011 Out of Poverty Caucus
July 20, 2011 Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2011
July 19, 2011 Rep. Edolphus Towns Says It Is A Sad Day for America...
July 15, 2011 Support Reunification of Cyprus
July 15, 2011 Rep. Towns' Statement Highlighting the 46th Anniversary of the Older Americans Act
July 8, 2011 Letter to Chairman Upton and Chairman Whitfield
July 7, 2011 Rep. Edolphus "Ed" Towns Spearheads New Student Loan Debt Program to Aid College Graduates Through the College Debt Swap Act
June 29, 2011 Rep. Towns' Writes on Dodd-Frank Act in Harvard Business Law Review
June 29, 2011 Congressman Towns Lauds Proposed NLRB Rules Streamlining Election Process for Unions
June 27, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of The United States - Afghanistan Troop Withdraw
June 23, 2011 Bipartisan Letter Urges Renewable Energy Incentives for Non-Profits
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 17, 2011 Rep. Towns' Statement on UN Human Rights Council Passage of Historic Gay Rights Resolution
June 15, 2011 Letter to Joseph Deiss, President of the United Nations General Assembly - Non Communicable Diseases
June 15, 2011 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - Uphold and Defend Human Rights Overseas
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