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Nita Lowey's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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: Foreign Affairs
June 30, 2014 Lowey Statement on the Deaths of Three Kidnapped Israeli Teens
June 17, 2014 Lowey Statement on Israeli Teenagers Kidnapped in the West Bank
May 22, 2014 Letter to Viktor Orban, Prime Minister of Hungary - Concern Over Nazi Occupation Monument in Hungary
May 5, 2014 Lowey Statement on Israeli Independence Day
April 28, 2014 Congresswoman Lowey Statement in Honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day
April 17, 2014 Congresswoman Lowey Urges Kerry to Protect Jewish Citizens in Ukraine
April 14, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - Oil-for-Goods Contract Between Iran and Russia
April 14, 2014 Letter to Catherne Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, European Union -
April 11, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State, and Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Department of the Treasury - Sanction Russia's State Arms Dealer
March 21, 2014 Congresswoman Lowey and JCC-Rockland CEO to Call for End to Bias Against U.S. Visas for Young Israelis
March 6, 2014 Lowey Supports Loan Guarantees for Ukraine
Feb. 26, 2014 Lowey Statement on Hearing on Democracy Promotion
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Winnie Byanyima, Executive Director Oxfam International - Criticism of Economic Development in Israeli Settlements
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Nov. 24, 2013 Congresswoman Lowey's Statement on the Iranian Nuclear Agreement
Nov. 12, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Armenian Orphan Rug is a Cherished Symbol of Armenian Resilience, A Symbol Worthy of the Smithsonian
Aug. 14, 2013 Letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh - Reject Harmful Changes To Grameen Bank
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy for the European Union - Hezbollah Organization Designation
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
April 24, 2013 Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide
April 8, 2013 Congresswoman Nita Lowey's Statement In Honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day
Sept. 12, 2012 Lowey Statement on Attack on U.S. Consulate in Libya
July 19, 2012 Minute of Silence for Munich 11 Gains Support of President
May 17, 2012 Hearing of the House Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2013 State and Foreign Operations Appropriations Act
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 31, 2011 Lowey Statement on UNESCO Membership for PA
Oct. 21, 2011 Lowey Statement on Death of Moammar Qadhafi
Oct. 19, 2011 JTA - Kay Granger and Nita Lowey, the Congressional Couple That's Odd for Getting Along
Sept. 21, 2011 Israel
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to European Heads of State
Aug. 22, 2011 Lowey Welcomes End of Qadhafi Regime
Aug. 18, 2011 Lowey Praises Administration Steps on Syria
July 6, 2011 Reaffirming Commitment to Negotiated Settlement of Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
June 23, 2011 Lowey Statement on Drawdown of Troops from Afghanistan
May 16, 2011 Lowey Statement on Threats to Israel
May 2, 2011 Lowey: Hamas Not a Partner for Peace
May 2, 2011 Lowey Statement on Death of Osama bin Laden
April 28, 2011 Letter to His Excellency Mahmoud Abbas, Chairman of the PLO Executive Committee
April 27, 2011 Lowey: Palestinian Unity Government Would Be Deathblow for Peace Process
April 6, 2011 Hearing of the State, Foreign Operations and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - United Nations
April 1, 2011 Lowey Statement on Attack on UN Workers
March 31, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Mahmoud Abbas Re-Entering Peace Talks
March 2, 2011 Lowey Statement on Libya
Feb. 18, 2011 Lowey Statement on UNSC Resolution Veto
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011 -- Continuing
Feb. 17, 2011 Lowey Statement on UN Security Council Resolution
Feb. 11, 2011 Lowey Statement on Mubarak Resignation
Jan. 27, 2011 We Cannot Abandon Our Ally Israel
Dec. 8, 2010 Lowey Criticizes Brazil, Argentina for Undermining Middle East Peace Negotiations
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