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Tom Petri's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' E. Petri
Office: U.S. House (WI) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 04/03/1979
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Anne; 1 Child: Alexandra
Birth Date: 05/28/1940
Birth Place: Marinette, WI
Home City: Fond du Lac, WI
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
Jan. 28, 2014 Petri Calls for Debate on Helping Low Income Families Work Out of Poverty Following State of the Union Address
Feb. 13, 2013 Reps. Green and Petri Introduce Bipartisan Legislation on Workplace Safety Program
Feb. 13, 2013 Introduction of the Bipartisan Voluntary Protection Program Act
Feb. 6, 2013 Introduction of a Bill to Amend Title IV of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to Provide for a Guarantee by the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation for Qualified Preretirement Survivor Annuities Under Insolvent or Terminated Multiemployer Pension Plans
Feb. 6, 2013 Petri Bill Would Correct Pension Inequity
Jan. 22, 2013 Introduction of the 21st Century Readiness Act of 2013
June 8, 2012 Petri Applauds Legislation to Help Put Americans Back to Work
June 8, 2012 Petri Applauds Legislation to Help Put Americans Back to Work
March 27, 2012 Petri Applauds Passage of Small Business Bill
March 7, 2012 Petri Bill Aims to Encourage Work and Marriage
Dec. 21, 2011 Petri: House Republicans Working to Extend Payroll Tax Cut
Aug. 3, 2011 Petri Comments On FAA Shutdown
April 13, 2011 Introduction of the Voluntary Protection Program Act
Feb. 14, 2011 Holt, Petri Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Help Prepare American Workers For Retirement
Feb. 14, 2011 Holt, Petri Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Help Prepare American Workers for Retirement
Sept. 27, 2008 Assistance for NewPage Workers Okayed, Petri Says
Sept. 24, 2008 Statement of Kohl, Feingold, Petri, Kagen Following their Meeting with Newpage CEO on Kimberly Paper Mill
July 30, 2008 Petri Reacts To NewPage Closing
Feb. 12, 2007 Dislocated Workers to Receive Job Help
Sept. 30, 2004 Introduction of the Employee Freedom From Invasion of Privacy Act
June 1, 2004 The Economy is Back on Track
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Federal Spending and the Economy
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Workforce
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Workforce
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Economy and Jobs
Issue Position: Workforce
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