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Gene Green's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Raymond 'Gene' Eugene Green
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 29, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 29
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Helen; 2 Children: Angela, Christopher
Birth Date: 10/17/1947
Birth Place: Houston, TX
Home City: Houston, TX
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
July 23, 2014 Medicaid Expansion
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 15, 2014 Protecting Working American Families
Jan. 8, 2014 The 50th Anniversary of the War on Poverty
Jan. 7, 2014 Rep. Green Leads Discussion about SNAP Cuts and EUI at Houston Food Bank
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Oct. 31, 2013 Rep. Gene Green Expresses Concern Over SNAP Cuts Effective November 1
Sept. 19, 2013 Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013
July 2, 2013 Rep. Green Celebrates HHS Grant Award to Houston's Gateway to Care
May 15, 2013 Homes for Heroes Act of 2013
April 24, 2013 Rep. Green Introduces "Stabilize Medicaid and CHIP Coverage Act"
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 9, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Vote Against Benefit Cuts
March 21, 2013 Letter to Governor Rick Perry - Medicaid Expansion
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Oct. 3, 2012 Tier-III Unemployment Benefits Extended to Texans
Feb. 9, 2012 It's Time to Get to Work
Dec. 20, 2011 Rep. Green Votes for Extension that Would Have Benefited Millions of Americans
Dec. 14, 2011 Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011
Dec. 13, 2011 Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011
Feb. 10, 2011 Rep. Green Urges Full LIHEAP Funding
July 22, 2010 Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2010
July 22, 2010 Rep. Gene Green Applauds Congress on Unemployment Benefit Extension
April 22, 2008 Protecting the Medicaid Safety Net Act of 2008
Nov. 14, 2007 Conference Report on H.R. 1429, Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act of 2007
Aug. 2, 2007 Green Hails House Passage of SCHIP Reauthorization
March 29, 2007 Concurrent Resolution On The Budget For Fiscal Year 2008
March 6, 2007 Neighborhood Centers
Jan. 10, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
Sept. 28, 2006 Children's Hospital GME Support Reauthorization Act
June 28, 2006 Minimum Wage Increase
Feb. 14, 2006 Liheap amd Natural Gas Prices
Oct. 19, 2005 Providing for Concurrence by House with Amendments in Senate Amendment to H.R. 3971, Qi, Tma, and Abstinence Programs Extension and Hurricane...
Oct. 6, 2005 Expressing Sense of House of Representatives that Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services be Commended for Implementing Medicare Demonstration Project
March 16, 2005 Concurrent Resolutions on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2006
Feb. 8, 2005 Bush's Misguided Budget Priorities Bad for Texas, Green Says
March 30, 2004 Putting America's Workers First
March 16, 2004 Tax Cuts Do Not Create Jobs
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Jobs/Workforce
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Agriculture
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