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Maria Cantwell's Public Statements

Full Name: Maria Cantwell
Office: U.S. Senate (WA) - 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
Date Title
June 11, 2013 Yakima Herald - Senate OKs Huge Farm Bill
June 11, 2013 Cantwell Statement on Vote to Move Forward on Immigration Reform Bill
June 11, 2013 Cantwell, Senators Introduce Bill to Make Permanent Key Tax Credit for Washington State Jobs
June 10, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Bristol Bay
June 10, 2013 Cantwell Hails Senate Passage of Farm Bill That Supports Eastern WA Jobs, Healthier School Meals
June 10, 2013 Cantwell Hails Senate Passage of Farm Bill That Could Make School Meals Healthier
June 7, 2013 Kitsap Peninsula Business Journal - Bill to Keep Student Loan Interest Rates from Doubling Stalls in Senate
June 6, 2013 Cantwell Cosponsors Bill to Address Domestic Child Sex Trafficking in the Child Welfare System
June 6, 2013 Cantwell Votes to Keep Student Loan Rates from Doubling in July
June 4, 2013 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013
May 30, 2013 Cantwell: New Farm Bill Provision Would Make School Meals Healthier
May 29, 2013 In Yakima Valley at Ag Research Lab, Cantwell Urges Passage of Farm Bill to Support Yakima Jobs
May 29, 2013 In Pasco at Potato Processor, Cantwell Urges Passage of Farm Bill to Support Tri-Cities Jobs
May 29, 2013 KVEW TV - Sen. Cantwell Visits Pasco to Push Farm Bill
May 28, 2013 Cantwell: New Farm Bill Would Mean Jobs in Eastern WA, Healthier School Meals
May 24, 2013 Cantwell Visits Site of I-5 Skagit River Bridge Collapse
May 23, 2013 Seattle PI - A Penny for Penny Pritzker's Thoughts
May 22, 2013 Murray, Cantwell, McMorris Rodgers Disappointed By Air Force Decision on KC-46A Tanker Program
May 22, 2013 Cantwell Secures Commitments from USDOT Nominee Foxx to Continue Freight Initiative, Ferry Funding
May 22, 2013 Senate Passes Cantwell Amendment to Include Tribes in Soil and Water Conservation Programs
May 20, 2013 Letter to Chairman Gensler - Energy Swap Markets Continue to Avoid Oversight
May 16, 2013 Cantwell Bill to Preserve Historic Hanford B Reactor Clears Key Committee
May 15, 2013 Cantwell: Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill is "A Win for the Future of Washington's Waterways'
May 15, 2013 At First Indian Affairs Hearing, Interior Secretary Affirms Commitment to Uphold Trust Responsibility to Tribes
May 15, 2013 Water Resources Development Act of 2013
May 14, 2013 Cantwell Urges Implementation of Medicare Provision that Rewards Efficiency
May 10, 2013 Cantwell Hails Announcement That FAA Will Keep Contract Towers Open
May 8, 2013 Chairwoman Cantwell Holds Hearing on Tribal Resources Legislation
May 2, 2013 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of Transportation, and Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration - Preserve Contract Tower Funding
April 29, 2013 Letter to Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Chair Barbara Mikulski and Ranking Member Richard Shelby - Urging Investment in Key Program to Fight Crime in Washington State, U.S.
April 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reduce V-A Claims Backlog
April 26, 2013 Cantwell Leads Charge to Preserve Key Fisheries Programs in Federal Budget
April 26, 2013 Cantwell Statement on New EPA Findings on Bristol Bay Mine, Threat to WA Fishing Jobs
April 26, 2013 Cantwell Applauds Congressional Passage of Bill to End Furloughs of Air Traffic Controllers
April 24, 2013 At Hearing, Chairwoman Cantwell Urges Investment in Key Tribal Programs
April 23, 2013 Momentum Growing for Two Cantwell Bills After Energy Hearings
April 23, 2013 Letter to Rafael Moure-Eraso, Chairman of the U.S. Chemical Safety Board - Tesoro Explosion Investigation
April 18, 2013 Cantwell Announces Federal Basic Health Plan Timeline
April 18, 2013 Cantwell, Key Committee Vote to Approve Energy Secretary Nominee Moniz
April 17, 2013 Cantwell Questions Health Secretary on Cuts to Physician Training, Sequestration Impacts on Innovative Research
April 16, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation - "Aviation Safety: FAA's Progress on Key Safety Initiatives"
April 16, 2013 Cantwell Statement on Boston Tragedy
April 12, 2013 Letter to the Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood and Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration Michael P. Huerta - Safety Concerns About FAA Shutting Down Towers
April 11, 2013 Cantwell Congratulates Quintal Leader for Being Named "Champion of Change' by White House
April 10, 2013 Executive Session
April 10, 2013 First Indian Affairs Hearing of 113th Congress Focuses on Need to Reauthorize Tribal Housing Bill
April 9, 2013 Begich, Cantwell Welcome Return of Icebreaker Polar Star to Service
April 9, 2013 Cantwell Secures Commitment from Energy Secretary Nominee to Visit Hanford, Stick to Clean-Up Milestones
April 9, 2013 Under Questioning From Cantwell, Administration Official Reaffirms Commitment for Monday Release of Federal Basic Health Plan Guidance
April 2, 2013 Letter to U.S. Chemical Safety Board Chairman Rafael Moure-Eraso - Tesoro Explosion
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