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Jack Reed's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: John 'Jack' Francis Reed
Office: U.S. Senate (RI) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Julia; 1 Child: Emily
Birth Date: 11/12/1949
Birth Place: Cranston, RI
Home City: Jamestown, RI
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 10, 2014 Nomination of Michelle T. Friedland to Be US Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit
April 9, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed
April 7, 2014 Senate Passes Bipartisan Reed-Heller Bill to Restore Emergency Unemployment Insurance
April 4, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman and Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 3, 2014 Reed-Heller Bill to Restore Unemployment Insurance Advances in the U.S. Senate
April 2, 2014 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed
April 1, 2014 Executive Session
March 27, 2014 Providing for the Costs of Loan Guarantees for Ukraine
March 27, 2014 Senate Advances Bipartisan Reed-Heller Agreement to Renew Unemployment Insurance Coverage
March 26, 2014 LIHEAP Action Day
March 25, 2014 Support for the Sovereignty, Integrity, Democracy, and Economic Stability of Ukraine - Motion to Proceed
March 19, 2014 RI Communities Receive $12.6 Million to Upgrade Public Housing
March 13, 2014 U.S. Senators Reach Bipartisan Agreement to Restore Emergency Unemployment Insurance for Five Months
March 13, 2014 9 U.S. Senators Reach Bipartisan Agreement to Restore Emergency Unemployment Insurance for Five Months
March 5, 2014 Reed Files Bill to Restore Emergency Unemployment Insurance for Six Months
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Don't Cut Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid
Feb. 12, 2014 Senate Approves Measure to Restore COLA Increases for Military Retirees
Feb. 12, 2014 Unemployment Benefits
Feb. 12, 2014 Unemployment Insurance
Feb. 6, 2014 Reed's Plan to Renew UI Falls 1 Vote Short
Feb. 6, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
Feb. 4, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
Feb. 4, 2014 Repealing Section 403 of the Bipartisan Budget Act
Feb. 4, 2014 Senate to Vote on Plan to Renew Assistance for U.S. Job Hunters
Feb. 3, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
Jan. 30, 2014 Reed Announces Release of additional $3 Million in LIHEAP Funds for RI
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - LIHEAP Funding
Jan. 19, 2014 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 - Continued
Jan. 18, 2014 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2013
Jan. 16, 2014 Congress Passes Bipartisan $1.1 Trillion Appropriations Bill
Jan. 7, 2014 National Journal - Senate Democrats: "We're All a Bit Surprised' by Unemployment Benefits Vote
Jan. 6, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act -- Motion to Proceed
Jan. 6, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act -- Motion to Proceed
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Dec. 18, 2013 Reed, Heller Offer Bipartisan Short-Term Unemployment Insurance Fix
Dec. 17, 2013 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2014--Continued
Dec. 10, 2013 Reed Statement on Budget Conference Agreement
Dec. 10, 2013 Unanimous Consent Request--S. 1797
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Republican Leader McConnell, Chairman Baucus, and Ranking Member Hatch - Urge Reauthorization of Unemployment Insurance
Nov. 26, 2013 Reed Calls for More Robust Funding to Support Food Banks
Nov. 20, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Oct. 28, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Do Not Cut SNAP
Sept. 27, 2013 Reed and Whitehouse Work to Avert Government Shutdown
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Restore LIHEAP Funding
Sept. 20, 2013 Reed Opposes Senseless Cuts to Nutrition Assistance Program
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Secretary Tom Vilsack, Department of Agriculture - Funding for the Emergency Food Assistance Program
June 13, 2013 Senators Blunt, Reed Introduce Bill To Build A Stronger Health Care Workforce
April 25, 2013 Reed Encourages RI Police Departments to Apply for Federal COPS Grants
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