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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 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 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 26, 2014 Lowey Statement on Supreme Court Decision Striking Down NLRB Recess Appointments
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 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions
June 2, 2014 Lowey Co-Sponsors Constitutional Amendment to Limit Money in Politics
May 30, 2014 Lowey Statement Calling for Leadership Change at the Department of Veterans Affairs
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 29, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals
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
May 14, 2014 Lowey Applauds Literacy Grant to East Ramapo Central School District Elementary Schools
May 13, 2014 Lowey Announces $1.6 Million Contract for New York Medical College for the Development of Flu Treatments
May 13, 2014 Lowey Announces $589,000 Federal Grant for Burke Rehab Center for the Treatment of Spinal Cord Injuries
May 12, 2014 Lowey: Pay Disparity Hurting Women in Rockland and Westchester Counties
May 9, 2014 Reps. Kuster, Wagner Lead All 79 House Women Representatives In Requesting Additional Sanctions On Boko Haram to the Administration
May 9, 2014 Lowey Statement on Nuclear Regulatory Commission Order Regarding Seismic Risk at Indian Point
May 8, 2014 Hearing of the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - FY 2015 Commerce, Justice, Science Bill and Report on the Suballocation of Budget Allocations, Statement on 302(b) Suballocations
May 8, 2014 Lowey Announces $241,000 Federal Grant for New York Medical College in Valhalla
May 6, 2014 Lowey, Shaheen Introduce Peace Corps Equity Act
May 6, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand, Lowey, & Maloney Announce Nearly $3.8 Million in Federal Funds to Elevate Flood-Prone Roads in Orange and Rockland Counties
May 5, 2014 Lowey: Veterans Affairs Bill Reflects Commitment to Supporting Rockland and Westchester Veterans
May 5, 2014 Lowey Statement on Israeli Independence Day
May 1, 2014 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2015
April 30, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States, Government Accountability Office - Women in Clinical Research
April 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of United States of America - Crude Oil Train Tanker Transportation Safety
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - 2015 Military Construction-VA Appropriations Act
April 30, 2014 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
April 28, 2014 Congresswoman Lowey Statement in Honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day
April 28, 2014 Congresswoman Lowey Applauds NY's TIGER Application for Mass Transit in Rockland and Westchester
April 23, 2014 Congresswoman Lowey Announces $4.9 Million for Rockland County Head Start Programs
April 23, 2014 Lowey: Republican Budget Cuts Hurt College Affordability for Westchester Families
April 22, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of United States Department of Housing and Urban Development - Community Development Block Grant Disaster Relief Funds for Hurricane Sandy
April 17, 2014 Congresswoman Lowey Urges Kerry to Protect Jewish Citizens in Ukraine
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