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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
June 14, 2011 Introduction of the Prostate Act
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 14, 2011 Rep. Towns Leads Initiative to Fight Prostate Cancer During Men's Health Week
June 7, 2011 Rep. Edolphus "Ed" Towns' Statement in Support of U.S. Treasury's New HAMP Guidelines to Loan Servicers
June 7, 2011 Town Seeks Meeting with State Health Commissioner
June 2, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Appoint Elizabeth Warren to Head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
May 13, 2011 Supporting Taiwan's Membership in International Organizations
April 27, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Withdraw Proposed "Gainful Employment" Regulation
April 5, 2011 Letter to House Colleagues
April 4, 2011 Rep. Grimm and Other Leaders Take a Stand Against Prescription Drug Abuse
April 4, 2011 Restroom Gender Parity in Federal Buildings Act
April 1, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke Reintroduces H.R. 1319, the Global Sexual & Reproductive Health Act
March 29, 2011 The Hamp Termination Act of 2011
March 15, 2011 Rep. Carney Praises USDOT Decision Regarding Northeast Rail Funding
March 15, 2011 Introduction of the Social Work Reinvestment Act to Commemorate World Social Work Day
March 11, 2011 Emergency Mortgage Relief Program Termination Act
March 11, 2011 FHA Refinance Program Termination Act
March 8, 2011 Dental Emergency Responder Act of 2011
March 7, 2011 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman of the Committee on Energy and Commerce and Greg Walden, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology - Open Internet Rule
March 4, 2011 Letter to the Ray LaHood, Secretary, US Department of Transportation - Re-Program High-Speed Rail from Florida to Northeast Corridor
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives, and Eric Cantor, Majority leader, U.S. House of Representatives
Feb. 17, 2011 A Moment of Silence in Remembrance of Members of Armed Forces and Their Families
Feb. 10, 2011 Statement Supporting Self-Government for the District of Columbia -- Hon. Edolphus Towns
Jan. 24, 2011 Chairman Issa and Chairman Towns to Sit Together at the State of the Union Address
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
Dec. 20, 2010 Congressman Towns' Statement on Voting No on the Compromise Tax Bill
Dec. 16, 2010 House Passes Towns Legislation to Protect Pedestrians from Safety Risks Associated with Quiet Cars
Dec. 16, 2010 Statement From Rep. Edolphus "Ed" Towns on Passage of The Omnibus Trade Act of 2010
Dec. 16, 2010 Statement From Rep. Edolphus "Ed" Towns on the Passage of the Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010
Dec. 15, 2010 Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act of 2010
Dec. 14, 2010 Census of Oversight Efficiency and Management Reform Act of 2010
Dec. 9, 2010 Letter to Senators McConnell and Reid
Dec. 9, 2010 Chairman Towns' Statement on the Telework Enhancement Act of 2010 Becoming Law
Dec. 8, 2010 Nadler, Conyers and Towns Propose Sweeping Reform to Nation's Housing Discrimination Laws
Dec. 8, 2010 Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010
Dec. 1, 2010 World AIDS Day
Dec. 1, 2010 Rep. Towns' Statement on the Celebration of Hanukkah
Dec. 1, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senator; To The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader, United States Senator
Nov. 30, 2010 Rep. Towns Applauds Implementation Of Regulations Designed To Ensure Consumers Get More Value For Their Health Insurance Premiums
Nov. 30, 2010 Towns' Statement On House Passage Of Pigford, Cobell Settlements
Nov. 18, 2010 Rep. Towns Urges House Vote On The DREAM Act
Nov. 18, 2010 Telework Bill Passes House
Nov. 18, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States of America - Clemency for Johnathan Pollard
Nov. 17, 2010 Letter To Jacqueline Berrien, Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Possible Discrimination Against the Unemployed
Nov. 10, 2010 Letter to Jeffrey Zients, Acting Director, The Office of Management and Budget
Nov. 10, 2010 Rep. Towns' Statement in Honor of Veterans Day
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States of America - Social Security
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter To David Cameron, Prime Minister, United Kingdom
Oct. 7, 2010 Letter to Judith Enck, Regional Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency
Oct. 4, 2010 President Obama Signs SEC Transparency Legislation Into Law
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