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Nita Lowey's Public Statements

Full Name: Nita M. Lowey
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 17, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1988
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for U.S. House - District 17
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Stephen; 3 Children: Dana, Jackie, Douglas
Birth Date: 07/05/1937
Birth Place: Bronx, NY
Home City: Harrison, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Consumers and Privacy Protection
Issue Position: Keeping America Strong and Secure
Issue Position: Small Business
Issue Position: Seniors
Issue Position: Ensuring Retirement Security
Issue Position: Healthcare
Issue Position: Protecting Animals
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Safe and Secure Communities
Issue Position: Improving Education
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Protecting the Environment
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
Issue Position: Ending our Dependence on Foreign Oil
Issue Position: Energy Independence
Issue Position: Expanding Economic Opportunity
Issue Position: Making Quality Health Care Affordable
Issue Position: Housing
July 8, 2014 News 12 Hudson Valley - Rep. Nita Lowey Wants Congressional Support for Caregivers
July 7, 2014 Mid Hudson News - Lowey Introduces Bill to Keep Drunk Drivers Off The Road
July 3, 2014 Lowey Bill Mandates the Use of Innovative Interlock Technology to Keep Drunk Drivers Off of Roads and Save Lives
June 30, 2014 Lowey Statement on Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Supreme Court Decision
June 30, 2014 Lowey Statement on the Deaths of Three Kidnapped Israeli Teens
June 26, 2014 Lowey Statement on Supreme Court Decision Striking Down NLRB Recess Appointments
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 20, 2014 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 18, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 17, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Tighe, Inspector General of Education, and Catherine Lhamon, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights for the Department of Education-Expedite Investigations of East Ramapo Central School District
June 17, 2014 Lowey Statement on Israeli Teenagers Kidnapped in the West Bank
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
June 11, 2014 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Act, 2015
June 6, 2014 Lowey Statement on 70th Anniversary of D-Day Landings
June 5, 2014 Lowey and Law Enforcement Officials Warn of Alarming New Techniques Used by Criminals to Scam Seniors Out of Thousands of Dollars
June 3, 2014 Lowey & Maloney Announce $1.86 million Investment for Cleanup in Hudson Valley Region Following Superstorm Sandy
June 2, 2014 Lowey Co-Sponsors Constitutional Amendment to Limit Money in Politics
June 2, 2014 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions
May 30, 2014 Lowey Statement Calling for Leadership Change at the Department of Veterans Affairs
May 29, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 29, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 28, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 27, 2014 Lowey Co-Sponsors Bill to Combat Heroin Overdoses, Calls for Increased Efforts to Stem NY Heroin Epidemic
May 22, 2014 Letter to Viktor Orban, Prime Minister of Hungary - Concern Over Nazi Occupation Monument in Hungary
May 21, 2014 Lowey Announces $24,000 Federal Grant for Valhalla Volunteer Ambulance Corps
May 14, 2014 Lowey, Obama Highlight New Tappan Zee Bridge and Importance of Transportation Investments Nationwide
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