Senator Maria Cantwell's Public Statements

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Full Name: Maria Cantwell
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Single
Birth Date: 10/13/1958
Birth Place: Indianapolis, IN
Home City: Edmonds, WA
Religion: Roman Catholic
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4/17/14 Cantwell: Report Shows Growth Potential For Small Business Lending in SW Washington 4/17/14 Cantwell: Report Shows Growth Potential For Small Business Lending in SW Washington 4/09/14 New SBA Head: We'll Do "Everything in Our Power' to Help People Affected by SR 530 Mudslide 3/13/14 Hearing of the Aviation Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce Committee - U.S. Leadership in Aerospace Manufacturing at Risk 3/05/14 Small Business Committee Confirms Maria Contreras-Sweet to Lead SBA 2/27/14 Cantwell Calls for NOAA Study on Ocean Acidification's Effects on Seafood and Fishing 2/27/14 Cantwell Applauds President Obama's Proposed Freight Investment Program 2/13/14 Cantwell Statement on Small Business Committee Confirmation 1/23/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - Revise Fuel Standards Proposal 11/29/13 Cantwell Statement on Small Business Saturday 10/16/13 First Ever $100 Million Fine Issued to Protect Consumers from Commodities Market Manipulation 9/20/13 Senate Passes Cantwell-backed Resolution Honoring Nuclear Workers 7/17/13 Executive Session 2/14/13 Cantwell Applauds New Committee to Improve Freight Strategy, Economic Growth 2/12/13 Cantwell Statement on State of the Union 1/23/13 Cantwell's First Bill of 113th Congress Would Make Sales Tax Deduction Permanent 12/12/12 Cantwell Statement on Proposed Committee Assignments for 113th Congress 8/04/12 In Spokane, Cantwell Touts Progress of New Bill to Extend State Sales Tax Deduction 6/13/12 Cantwell Applauds North Spokane Corridor Progress 5/24/12 Cantwell Statement on EPA Agreeing to Hold Seattle Bristol Bay Hearing on May 31 5/15/12 Export-Import Bank Reauthorization Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed 3/26/12 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairman of the Appropriations Committee and Kay Bailey Hutchison, Ranking Member of the Appropriations Committee 2/28/12 Cantwell Hosts Seattle Business Leader in Senate Roundtable on Jobs in African-American Community 2/22/12 Small Business Committee Senators Urge Swift Reauthorization of Export-Import Bank 2/14/12 Cantwell Presses Sec. Geithner on Extending Sales Tax Deduction Permanently 2/09/12 Thune & Cantwell Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Block Unnecessary IRS Burden on Small Businesses, Job Creators 2/03/12 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Republican Leader McConnell 12/05/11 Applause for New Initiative to Help WA Small Businesses Grow with Increased Lending 10/18/11 Cantwell: Weak Wall Street Speculation Rule is "Like Setting Speed Limit at 125 MPH' 9/27/11 Cantwell Statement on One-Year Anniversary of Small Business Jobs Act's Enactment 9/23/11 Begich-Cantwell Bill Preserves Icebreaker Options 9/08/11 Leahy-Smith America Invents Act 9/08/11 Cantwell Statement On President Obama's Jobs Speech 8/17/11 Cantwell Announces Two WA State Community Banks Receive Funding to Help Small Businesses Access Capital, Create Jobs 7/17/11 Cantwell Joins Elysian Brewing to Announce 35 New Jobs in New Production Facility 4/05/11 Cantwell Stands Up For WA Small Businesses, Supports Repeal of 1099 Requirement 3/17/11 Cantwell Calls for Crackdown on Wall Street Gambling That Drives Up Gas Prices 3/09/11 Cantwell Backs Bill to Invest in Small Business Innovation 3/09/11 Cantwell Introduces Small Business Tax Cut to Help Craft Brewers Expand and Create Jobs 3/03/11 Cantwell Introduces Resolution Recognizing Importance of Cooperatives in WA Economy 2/17/11 Bipartisan Senator Discuss Importance of Securing Tanker Contract for American Workers, Keeping Jobs at Home 2/02/11 In Support of Small Business, Cantwell Leads Senate Passage of Bipartisan 1099 Repeal Amendment 1/26/11 Cantwell, Colleagues Introduce Legislation to Level Playing Field for American Aerospace Workers 12/23/10 Cantwell Fighting for Consumer Rights; On Comcast-NBC merger, says she's concerned about consumer protection 12/21/10 Cantwell: Swift Implementation of Small Business Lending Fund Crucial to Job Growth 12/13/10 Cantwell Statement on Tax and Unemployment Insurance Legislation 9/27/10 Cantwell, at White House Signing, Calls Small Business Jobs Act a Major Win for Washington 9/27/10 Cantwell, at White House Signing, Calls Small Business Jobs Act a Major Win for Washington 9/16/10 Small Business Lending Fund Act of 2010 9/16/10 Cantwell Hails Senate Passage of Small Business Jobs Bill