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Charlie Rangel's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Charles 'Charlie' B. Rangel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 13, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1970
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Alma; 2 Children: Steven, Alicia
Birth Date: 06/11/1930
Birth Place: Harlem, NY
Home City: Harlem, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 10, 2014 Progressive Caucus: Time to Renew Unemployment Insurance
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 4, 2014 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
March 18, 2014 Rangel Engages With Nearly 7,400 Seniors During Tele-Townhall
March 13, 2014 Rangel Statement On Senate Agreement On Unemployment Insurance Extension
March 13, 2014 Letter to Janet Yellen, Chairwoman of the Federal Reserve - Focus on Full Employment
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
March 5, 2014 Fulfilling Obama Initiative, Rangel And Business Leaders Discuss Ways To Help Long-Term Unemployed Workers
Feb. 28, 2014 Rangel Introduces EITC For Childless Workers Act Of 2014
Feb. 27, 2014 Rangel Joins President Obama's "My Brother's Keeper" Initiative
Feb. 26, 2014 Rangel Lauds Gov. Cuomo's Aid for SNAP Recipients
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture - Defer Six Months "Heat and Eat" Program
Feb. 13, 2014 Rangel Statement on HHS Approval of New York's Medicaid Waiver
Feb. 7, 2014 Rangel Statement On January Jobs Report
Feb. 6, 2014 Rangel Criticizes Senate Republicans For Blocking UI Extension
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 29, 2014 Rangel: Cutting SNAP Hurts New Yorkers
Jan. 15, 2014 Rangel Denounces Blockage of Unemployment Insurance Extension by Senate Republicans
Jan. 15, 2014 Extend Unemployment Insurance
Jan. 10, 2014 Rangel Statement on December Jobs Report
Jan. 8, 2014 Rangel Praises Bipartisan First Step on Unemployment Insurance Extension in Senate
Jan. 8, 2014 Rangel Renews His Commitment to Fighting War on Poverty
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 6, 2013 Rangel Statement on Jobs Report
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Debbie Stabenow, Chairwoman, Senate Committee on Agriculture and Collin Peterson, Ranking Member, House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture - No Further Cuts to SNAP in the Farm Bill Conference Report
Nov. 20, 2013 Rangel: We Must Extend Unemployment Insurance
Nov. 8, 2013 Rangel Statement on October Jobs Report
Sept. 23, 2013 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Food Stamps
Sept. 19, 2013 Rep. Rangel Votes Against Increasing Hunger in America
Sept. 19, 2013 Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013
Sept. 6, 2013 Rangel: Let's Fight a War Against Joblessness Instead
Aug. 2, 2013 Rangel Statement on Republican Plan to Cut $40 Billion from Nutrition Programs
June 20, 2013 Rangel Lauds Vote Thwarting $21B in SNAP Cuts
May 3, 2013 Rangel Statement on April Jobs Numbers
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston, Ranking Member DeLauro, Chairman Latham, Ranking Member Pastor - Programs that Aim to Eliminate Poverty Funding
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Feb. 1, 2013 Rangel On January Jobs Report: More Work To Do
Dec. 18, 2012 Rangel: We Must Extend Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment
Nov. 29, 2012 Rangel: New CBO Report Confirms Need To Extend Federal Unemployment Benefits
Oct. 5, 2012 Rangel: Sept Jobs Report Shows Economic Progress
Sept. 20, 2012 Disapproving Rule Relating to Waiver and Expenditure Authority with Respect to the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program
Sept. 10, 2012 Rangel Statement on August Jobs Report
Aug. 3, 2012 Rangel: July Jobs Report Calls For GOP to Stop Political Games
July 26, 2012 Ways and Means Democrats Introduce "No Excuses" Legislation to Spur Job Growth
July 24, 2012 Rangel and CPC Call on All Governors to Expand Medicaid
July 24, 2012 Ways and Means Democrats Call for Extension of EITC, CTC and AOTC
June 22, 2012 Rangel Responds to Passage of Senate Farm Bill That Cuts Funding for the Poor
June 19, 2012 Rangel Appreciated For Contribution To Sugar Hill Project Completion
June 18, 2012 Rangel Hosts Fighting Hunger And Healthy Eating Event
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