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Nydia Velázquez's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Nydia M. Velázquez
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 7, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 7
Running, Working Families for U.S. House - District 7
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Paul Bader
Birth Date: 03/22/1953
Birth Place: Yabucoa, Puerto Rico
Home City: Brooklyn, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Small Business
July 15, 2014 Governor Cuomo Announces $3.6 Million in Job Training Funding
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - SBA-Created Initiatives: Necessary or Redundant Spending?
April 9, 2014 Statement of Ranking Member Nydia Velázquez on the Release of the Committeee's Report on the Impact of the Ryan Budget on Small Businesses
April 9, 2014 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - The Biggest Tax Problems for Small Businesses
April 2, 2014 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - Bitcoin and Small Business
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 6, 2014 House Committee Clears Velázquez Small Business Bills
March 5, 2014 House Panel Approves Small Business Contracting Bills
Jan. 28, 2014 Small Business Ranking Member Velázquez on State of the Union
Jan. 15, 2014 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - The Power of Connection: Peer-to-Peer Businesses
Dec. 11, 2013 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - The Small Business Health Options Program: Is It Working for Small Businesses?
Dec. 4, 2013 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - The Health Care Law: The Effect of the Business Aggregation Rules on Small Employers
Oct. 30, 2013 Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act
Oct. 2, 2013 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - Retirement Savings for Small Employers
Sept. 19, 2013 Bloomberg: Small Business Panel Approves Bill Aimed at Reducing Regulatory Burdens
Sept. 18, 2013 Statement of Ranking Member Nydia Velázquez before Committee Markup on HR 2542, the Regulatory Improvements Act of 2013
Aug. 2, 2013 Keep the IRS Off Your Health Care Act of 2013
July 24, 2013 Statement of Ranking Member Nydia Velázquez before Committee hearing on OIRA Update on Retrospective Reviews
July 17, 2013 Authority for Mandate Delay Act
June 21, 2013 Velázquez Bills Would Boost Small Businesses
June 21, 2013 Velázquez Bills Would Boost Small Businesses
June 19, 2013 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - National Small Business Week
May 20, 2013 SBA Approving Less than 1 in 4 New York Business Applications for Sandy Assistance
Dec. 18, 2012 Small Business Investment Company Modernization Act of 2012
July 25, 2012 Red Tape Reduction and Small Business Job Creation Act
April 19, 2012 Small Business Tax Cut Act
Dec. 1, 2011 Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2011
Nov. 3, 2011 Entrepreneur Access to Capital Act
Oct. 26, 2011 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - "Oversight of the Small Business Administration's Financing Programs"
Oct. 5, 2011 Hearing of the Small Business Committee - "Adding to Uncertainty: The Impact of DOL/NLRB Decisions and Proposed Rules on Small Businesses"
May 31, 2011 Small Business Additional Temporary Extension Act of 2011
May 24, 2011 Small Business Additional Temporary Extension Act of 2011
March 30, 2011 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - "Reducing Federal Agency Overreach: Modernizing the Regulatory Flexibility Act"
March 15, 2011 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - The Small Business Administration FY 2012 Budget
Jan. 25, 2011 Temporary Extension of Small Business Programs
Sept. 28, 2010 Temporary Extension Of Small Business Programs
Sept. 23, 2010 Small Business Jobs Act Of 2010
July 21, 2010 Hearing of the House Committee on Small Business - "The Impact of Intellectual Property on Entrepreneurship and Job Creation"
July 14, 2010 Hearing of the House Committee on Small Business - "Bonus Depreciation: What It Means for Small Business"
June 30, 2010 Hearing of the House Committee on Small Business - "Recovery in the Gulf: What the $20 Billion BP Claims Fund Means for Small Businesses"
June 17, 2010 Small Business Jobs and Credit Act of 2010
June 16, 2010 Small Business Jobs and Credit Act of 2010
June 16, 2010 Small Business Jobs and Credit Act of 2010
May 5, 2010 Hearing Of The House Democratic Committee On Small Business - "Tax Initiatives That Promote Small Business Growth"
April 27, 2010 Temporary Extension Of Small Business Programs
April 21, 2010 Hearing Of The House Democratic Committee On Small Business - "Oversight Of The Small Business Administration And Its Programs"
March 24, 2010 Hearing Of The House Committee On Small Business - "Small Business Participation In The Federal Marketplace"
March 17, 2010 Hearing Of The House Committee On Small Business - "Business Incubators And Their Role In Job Creation"
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