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Raúl Grijalva's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Raúl M. Grijalva
Office: U.S. House (AZ) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Ramona; 3 Children: Adelita, Raquel, Marisa
Birth Date: 02/19/1948
Birth Place: Tucson, AZ
Home City: Tucson, AZ
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Education
March 28, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - STEM Education Grant Program for Hispanic Serving Institutions
Feb. 17, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of U.S. Department of Education - Superintendent John Huppenthal's Robocall
Aug. 2, 2013 Reps. Heck, Grijalva Introduce Bill to Protect CTE Funding
July 9, 2013 As Republicans Bring Education Bill to House Floor Next Week, Grijalva Highlights Recently Introduced Package of Education Reforms
April 22, 2013 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chair Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies and Rosa DeLauro, Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies - Technical Education Act
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Environmental Education Act Programs Funding
April 17, 2013 Letter to Chairman Aderholt and Ranking Member Farr, Subcommittee on Agriculture - Additional Funding for Child Nutrition Programs
April 12, 2013 Letter to Seth Harris, Acting Secretary of Labor - Reduction of On Board Strength
Sept. 12, 2012 Minnesota Education Investment and Employment Act
June 27, 2012 Grijalva Announces Public Forums on Obama's New Immigration Enforcement Plan in Phoenix June 30, Tucson July 2, Somerton July 3
June 21, 2012 Grijalva Congratulates Goodwill Industries on $1.24 Million Grant to Help Juvenile Offenders Complete Education
April 26, 2012 Asheville Citizen-Times - Arizona's Congressman Grijalva Endorses Bothwell, Keever
Feb. 16, 2012 Representatives Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill To Reform For-Profit College Industry Treatment Of Military And Veteran Education Benefits
Sept. 15, 2011 Hispanic Serving Institution Week, September 19-25, 2011
July 13, 2011 Grijalva Questions House Education Committee Chairman Bill to Allow States, School Districts to Defund Minority Education Programs
June 29, 2011 Grijalva Joined By Broad Cross-Section of Members of Congress In Praising Yesterday's First Ever Senate Hearing on The DREAM Act
May 18, 2011 Grijalva Calls House Republicans' School Reform Proposal "Destructive" -- Bill Would Eliminate 43 Programs And Create Nothing New
May 10, 2011 Grijalva Hails Federal Guidance Reminding Schools of Existing Legal Right to Public Education Regardless of Documentation Status
April 27, 2011 Grijalva Will Read to Students at Two Tucson Elementary Schools on Thursday Morning to Highlight Support for Public Education
March 30, 2011 Grijalva Thanks Education, Justice Departments for Making Necessary Improvements to English Language Learner Survey in Arizona
Jan. 13, 2011 Library of Congress Announces Schedule for 2011 Summer Teacher Institutes -- Teachers Can Learn to Use Library Resources in Class
Dec. 14, 2010 Museum and Library Services Act of 2010
June 29, 2010 Grijalva Calls on Congress to Support Higher Education Student Loan Reforms in Upcoming Financial Regulatory Overhaul Bill
May 14, 2010 Grijalva Calls For Prompt House And Senate Action On Local Jobs For America Act To Keep, Create Teacher And First Responder Jobs
May 12, 2010 America Competes Reauthorization Act Of 2010
April 15, 2010 Letter to The Honorable John M. Spratt, Chairman Of House Committee On The Budget, and The Honorable Paul D. Ryan, Ranking Member Of House Committee On The Budget
March 26, 2010 Grijalva Touts $61 Billion Savings, New Benefits For Students And Universities In Student Lending Reform Package
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010--Continued
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 7, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Dave Obey, Chairman, Subcommittee on Labor Health & Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies; The Honorable Todd Tiahrt, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Labor Health & Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
Nov. 20, 2009 Grijalva Announces Bill To Help Struggling Schools Prevent Dropouts, Encourage Pursuit Of Higher Education
Sept. 17, 2009 Congressman Grijalva Votes To Make Major Investments In College Affordability
April 21, 2009 Grijalva Joined President Obama for signing of National Service bill
Feb. 13, 2009 Congressman Grijalva Statement On Economic Recovery Package
Feb. 4, 2009 Grijalva: Ailing Arizona Needs Unity
Sept. 18, 2008 No Child Left Inside Act of 2008
Sept. 18, 2008 Supports Legislation to Strengthen Environmental Education for America's Schools
Aug. 14, 2008 Major College Access Bill Signed into Law
July 31, 2008 Conference Report on H.R. 4137, Higher Education Opportunity Act
July 31, 2008 Higher Education Act Will Help Millions Of Students And Families
July 24, 2008 Education and Integration Bill to Help Immigrant Families Succeed in U.S.
April 22, 2008 Environmental Education Key to Earth Day
Feb. 7, 2008 Grijalva: Accountability Critical in Higher Education Act
Dec. 12, 2007 Head Start Legislation Signed into Law
Nov. 16, 2007 Higher Education Act Passes House Committee
Oct. 26, 2007 Obama Introduces Comprehensive Bill to Strengthen Nation's Middle Schools
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