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Nita Lowey's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

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
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
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
Dec. 23, 2013 Congresswoman Lowey's Provision Preventing Sexual Assault at Military Academies Included in Bipartisan Defense Bill
Nov. 21, 2013 Rep. Schakowsky Introduces the Bipartisan International Violence Against Women Act
Sept. 24, 2013 Congresswoman Lowey Welcomes $900,000 in Federal Funding to Protect Women and Families from Violence
June 21, 2013 Letter to Honorable Eric Fanning, Acting Secretary of the Air Force - Military Sexual Assault
June 14, 2013 Lowey Amendment to Help Prevent Sexual Assault at Military Academies Included in Bipartisan Defense Bill
June 13, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 12, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1960, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014; and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1256, SWAP Jurisdiction Certainty Act
April 23, 2013 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
Feb. 25, 2013 Congresswoman Nita Lowey's Statement on Passage of the Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 12, 2013 Lowey Calls On House Republican Leadership to Immediately Pass the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act
Dec. 14, 2012 Lowey Statement on Newtown Shooting
Oct. 1, 2012 Lowey Statement on anti-Semitic Vandalism in New City
Sept. 14, 2012 House Members Introduce Resolution Recognizing Contributions of Sikh-American Community, Urging Action on Hate Crimes
June 29, 2012 Recommending that Attorney General Eric Holder Be Found in Contempt of Congress
June 25, 2012 Lowey Announces $2.5 Million COPS Grant for Yonkers Police
June 7, 2012 Schakowsky, House Democrats Introduce International Violence Against Women Act
May 17, 2012 Lowey Statement on Unacceptable GOP Violence Against Women Act
April 2, 2012 Lowey and DiFiore Call for Immediate Reauthorization of Violence Against Women Act
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
May 5, 2010 Lowey Calls Again For Earlier Disclosure Of Flight Manifests
May 12, 2009 Hearing Of The Homeland Security Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee- Homeland Security Department
Dec. 10, 2007 Lowey, New York Slam Proposed Cuts to First Responders
Nov. 13, 2007 Directing Provision of Grants for Internet Crime Prevention Education Programs
Oct. 9, 2007 Lowey Pushes Measures To Stop Online Child Predators
July 27, 2007 Conference Report on H.R. 1, Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007
July 26, 2007 Expressing Outrage at the Continued Violence and Genocide in Darfur
May 21, 2007 Lowey Calls on President to Support More Police on the Streets
Jan. 8, 2007 House to Pass Lowey Proposals to Better Secure New York
Dec. 8, 2006 Goodbye To Colleagues
Oct. 4, 2006 Press Release - Lowey Interoperability Strategy Included In Final Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
July 25, 2006 21st Century Emergency Communications Act of 2006
July 25, 2006 Lowey Interoperability Strategy Included in First Responder Communications Bill House Is Set to Pass Today
March 28, 2006 McMorris Fights to Save Perkins Loan Program
Feb. 3, 2006 Rep. Tierney Spearheads Effort For C.O.P.S. Funding in FY 2007 Budget
Dec. 19, 2005 Lowey: Answers Needed on Domestic Surveillance
Oct. 28, 2005 Lowey Statement on Indictment of I. Lewis Libby
Sept. 20, 2005 Fund Interoperability Requirements
Sept. 8, 2005 Lowey Calls for Action on Interoperability in Wake of Hurricane Katrina
Sept. 2, 2005 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act to Meet Immediate Needs Arising from the Consequences of Hurricane Katrina, 2005
April 21, 2005 Lowey Offers Amendment to Increase First Responders Communincations Funding
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Safe and Secure Communities
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Consumer Protection
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