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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
July 8, 2014 News 12 Hudson Valley - Rep. Nita Lowey Wants Congressional Support for Caregivers
May 30, 2014 Lowey Statement Calling for Leadership Change at the Department of Veterans Affairs
May 5, 2014 Lowey: Veterans Affairs Bill Reflects Commitment to Supporting Rockland and Westchester Veterans
April 30, 2014 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - 2015 Military Construction-VA Appropriations Act
Feb. 1, 2014 Congresswoman Lowey Announces Additional Federal Home Heating Assistance for Low-Income Families in the Lower Hudson Valley
Jan. 29, 2014 Congresswoman Lowey Opposes Farm Bill That Would Cost 300,000 New York Households $90 Per Month
Jan. 28, 2014 Congresswoman Lowey's Statement on the President's State of the Union Address
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator at Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Calvary CMS
Jan. 13, 2014 Congresswoman Lowey, Rockland County Job Seekers and Labor Leaders: Congress Must Restore Jobless Aid
Dec. 12, 2013 Continuing Appropriations Resolution
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Do No Cut Food Stamps
Oct. 4, 2013 Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
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
June 23, 2011 Lowey Assails Cuts to Food Assistance
April 20, 2011 Lowey Opposes Medicare Privatization With Mount Pleasant Seniors
April 14, 2011 Lowey Statement on 2011 Spending Bill
March 3, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States - Social Security
Sept. 8, 2010 Tsongas Introduces Legislation To Provide Tax Relief To Small Businesses
May 12, 2008 Lowey Slams Bush's Proposed Cuts to New York Medicaid
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
Oct. 18, 2007 Lowey Statement on SCHIP Veto Override
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
Jan. 31, 2006 Lowey: New Path Needed, Not Old Rhetoric
Nov. 18, 2005 Lowey: Budget Does Not Reflect Priorities of Americans
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
Sept. 24, 2004 Letter to Mr. Glenn Tilton, Chair of United Airlines
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Seniors
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Economic Growth & Fiscal Responsibility
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