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Nick Rahall II's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Nick Joe Rahall II
Office: U.S. House (WV) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/1976
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary May 13, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Melinda; 3 Children: Rebecca, Nick Joe III, Suzanne Nicole
Birth Date: 05/20/1949
Birth Place: Beckley, WV
Home City: Beckley, WV
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
April 11, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce Nearly $1.4M in Funding for Housing Programs Across State
April 4, 2014 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
March 26, 2014 Rahall, Rockefeller, Manchin Announce Funding for Raleigh County Head Start Program
March 26, 2014 Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act
Jan. 31, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce $3.8 Million to Assist Households with Energy Costs
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 7, 2014 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce Funding to Help Families in Need Find Employment
Dec. 17, 2013 Rockefeller, Rahall, Manchin Announce Funding for Raleigh County Head Start Program
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 5, 2013 Rahall: Congress Must Act to Extend Emergency Unemployment Assistance
Nov. 20, 2013 Rahall, Rockefeller, Manchin Announce USDA Funding Awarded for Housing Programs in Southern West Virginia
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Do No Cut Food Stamps
Sept. 9, 2013 Rockefeller, Machin, Rahall Announce Significant Funding for Community Development, Affordable Housing and Homelessness Prevention
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
April 19, 2013 Protecting the Social Security COLA
April 5, 2013 Autism Awareness Month
July 17, 2012 Rahall Announces Funding for Veteran Homeless Prevention Program
June 29, 2012 Rockefeller, Manchin and Rahall Welcome Advocates for Homeless Veterans
May 16, 2012 Delegation Joins Capito In Fighting For WV Hospitals
Dec. 20, 2011 Rahall Announces $1.4 Million for Homeless Housing Assistance
Dec. 19, 2011 Rahall: Extending Unemployment Benefits, Protecting Medicare Services Essential
July 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 5, 2011 Rahall Fights for Community Action Programs
Aug. 10, 2010 House Passes Bill to Save West Virginia Teacher Jobs
June 21, 2010 Rep. Rahall Works with New ARC Federal Co-Chair on WV Funding
June 2, 2010 Rahall Votes to Extend Jobs Benefits
Nov. 6, 2009 Rahall Votes To Extend Homebuyers' Tax Credit, Unemployment Insurance, And Business Tax Relief To Help Local Economies
Sept. 23, 2009 Rahall Supports Extension Of Unemployment Insurance Benefits
Jan. 22, 2009 Rahall and Wilson Call for Renewed Investment in Huntington Empowerment Zone
Nov. 5, 2008 Rahall Report: Standing on the Horizon of a New Tomorrow
Sept. 12, 2008 Rahall Announces $162K in Housing Preservation Funds for Southern West Virginia
June 12, 2008 Rahall Backs Urgent Extension of Unemployment Benefits
June 5, 2008 Rahall: Democrats' Budget Invests in America
Feb. 4, 2008 Rahall: President's Ballooning Budget Falls Hard on West Virginians
Jan. 31, 2008 Rahall: Bush Balancing Budget on Backs of West Virginia's Most Vulnerable
Jan. 17, 2008 Rahall: Help for Heating Bills Is On the Way
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Feb. 1, 2006 Rahall Calls Passage Of Budget Bill A Blow To W.Va. Families
Dec. 23, 2005 A Holiday Messge
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