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Ron Wyden's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Ron Wyden
Office: U.S. Senate (OR) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 01/30/1996
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Nancy; 5 Children: Adam, Lilly, William, Ava, Scarlett
Birth Date: 05/03/1949
Birth Place: Wichita, KS
Home City: Portland, OR
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Aug. 27, 2014 Cardin, Wyden, Brown Call On Guatemala To Comply With Labor Obligations
Aug. 5, 2014 Joint Statement on the U.S. Africa Leaders Summit and the 13th Annual AGOA Forum
July 24, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Social Security: A Fresh Look at Workers' Disability Insurance
June 25, 2014 Wyden Applauds Passage of Workforce Investment Reauthorization
March 13, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Innovative Ways to Sustain and Expand the Middle Class
March 13, 2014 Women's Access to Preventive Services
Jan. 24, 2014 Merkley and Wyden Call for National Minimum Wage Increase and for Congress to Tackle Income Inequality
Dec. 17, 2013 Grassley, Wyden Look to Advance Provision to Improve Independence for Young Medicaid Beneficiaries with Disabilities
Nov. 7, 2013 Wyden Applauds Senate Passage of ENDA
July 16, 2013 Wyden Statement on Bonneville Power Administration Inspector General Report
March 21, 2013 Wyden and Reed Seek to Boost Palliative and Hospice Care
Feb. 14, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - LGBT Workplace Discrimination
Sept. 20, 2012 Senators Say Hands Off Social Security
May 9, 2012 Senators and Congressmen Introduce Password Protection Act of 2012
Feb. 16, 2012 Carper, Wyden, Casey Self-Employment Assistance Bill Included in Payroll Tax Agreement
Sept. 8, 2011 Wyden Statement on The President's American Jobs Act
July 21, 2011 Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011-Motion to Proceed-Continued
July 26, 2010 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
June 22, 2010 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior - Payment in Lieu of Taxes
March 26, 2010 Continuing Extension Act Of 2010
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Chairman Baucus
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter To Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Finance Chairman, Max Baucus
Dec. 7, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid Majority Leader
Sept. 22, 2009 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
March 19, 2009 Baucus, Grassley, Wyden, Snowe Introduce the Compensation Fairness Act of 2009
April 21, 2008 Letter to Mr. Richard Anderson, Chief Executive Officer, Delta Air Lines, Inc. and Mr. Doug Steenland, Chief Executive Officer, Northwest Airlines
Feb. 22, 2008 GAO on Outsourcing at Forest Service
Aug. 4, 2006 Pension Reform Bill with Key Provision for PGE Employees Now Heads to President
Nov. 16, 2005 Key Wyden Provisions Included in Pension Reform Bill Approved by Senate
July 26, 2005 Key Wyden-Backed Measure Blocks Double Standards for Executives in Pension Reform Legislation
Sept. 24, 2004 Letter to Mr. Glenn Tilton, Chair of United Airlines
March 17, 2003 Catch-Up Lost Retirement Savings Act
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Self-Employment Assistance
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