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Nydia Velázquez's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 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
April 2, 2014 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - Bitcoin and Small Business
Feb. 11, 2014 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - Building on the Wireless Revolution: Opportunities and Barriers for Small Firms
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
Nov. 30, 2012 STEM Jobs Act of 2012
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"
May 12, 2010 Hearing Of The House Democratic Committee On Small Business - "Small Businesses And Broadband: An Engine For Economic Growth And Job Creation"
April 16, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Julius Genachowski, Chariman, Federal Communications Commission
Oct. 28, 2009 Hearing Of The House Committee On Small Business - "Bridging The Digital Divide: The Role Of Small Firm In Expanding
July 8, 2009 Enhancing Small Business Research And Innovation Act Of 2009
Feb. 25, 2009 President Determined To Lay Foundation For Future Growth
Feb. 4, 2009 Delay of DTV Transition to June 12 Will Help New Yorkers Avoid Television Blackout
Oct. 10, 2008 Congresswoman Velázquez Protects Vitality of Local Minority Radio Stations
Aug. 15, 2008 Congresswoman Velázquez Supports Technology Center Providing Computer Access for At-Risk Youth
April 24, 2008 Statement of Nydia M. Velazquez on "The Role of Small Businesses in Stimulating the Economy"
April 23, 2008 SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act
July 13, 2007 As Clock Ticks, Velázquez and Chabot Make Last Minute Attempt to Delay Internet Radio Royalty Rate Increase for Small Webcasters
June 27, 2007 Committee Seeks to Ensure the Continued Development of Small Internet Radio Broadcasters
May 9, 2007 Broadband Critical to Rural Economic Development
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