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Nita Lowey's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

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
July 8, 2014 News 12 Hudson Valley - Rep. Nita Lowey Wants Congressional Support for Caregivers
July 7, 2014 Lowey Bill to Provide Earnings Credit to Caregivers in Westchester and Rockland Counties
June 5, 2014 Lowey and Law Enforcement Officials Warn of Alarming New Techniques Used by Criminals to Scam Seniors Out of Thousands of Dollars
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Sept. 25, 2013 Congresswoman Lowey: Republican Push to Defund Affordable Care Act Would Hurt Local Seniors, Risks Government Shutdown
March 19, 2013 Congresswoman Nita Lowey Outlines Impact of GOP Budget Proposal on Seniors, Women and Families
Oct. 31, 2011 Lowey Announces Cost of Living Increase for Westchester Seniors
Sept. 29, 2011 Statement on Republican 2012 Budget
June 23, 2011 Lowey Assails Cuts to Food Assistance
June 16, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives - Prescription Drug Costs
April 20, 2011 Lowey Opposes Medicare Privatization With Mount Pleasant Seniors
March 3, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States - Social Security
March 3, 2008 Social Security Backlog Must be Eliminated
Dec. 19, 2007 Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Extension Act of 2007
Oct. 22, 2007 Lowey Pushes Financial Security For Senior Citizens
Sept. 28, 2006 Press Release - House Democrats Fight Medicare Part B Means Testing
April 20, 2006 Congresswoman Nita Lowey Joins 1199 SEIU, GNYHA, and St. Johns Riverside Hospital to Fight President Bush's Proposed Medicare Cuts
March 23, 2006 Lowey Fights Medicare Part B Means Testing
March 3, 2006 Lowey Announces New Legislation to Protect Seniors From Unfair Tax
Jan. 31, 2006 Lowey: New Path Needed, Not Old Rhetoric
June 21, 2005 Lowey: CMS Action Threatens Survival of Rehab Hospitals
Feb. 7, 2005 Lowey: Budget Fails to Meet Vital Needs, Address Real Deficit Numbers
Feb. 2, 2005 Lowey: Focus on Critical Needs, Not Dismantling Social Security
Jan. 20, 2005 Lowey Statement on President's Inaugural Address
Jan. 4, 2005 Expressing Sorrow of the House at the Death of the Honorable Robert T. Matsui, Member of Congress from the State of California
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Economic Growth & Fiscal Responsibility
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Seniors
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