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Doris Matsui's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Doris O. Matsui
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 6, Democratic
First Elected: 03/08/2005
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 6
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Widowed; 1 Child: Brian
Birth Date: 09/25/1944
Birth Place: Dinuba, CA
Home City: Sacramento, CA
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
House Passes Second Economic Stimulus Bill; Provides Much Needed Relief for Sacramento Families
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary, Department of Labor - California's Delayed Unemployment Insurance Benefits
Jan. 24, 2014 Congresswoman Matsui Releases New Analysis Showing the Growing Number of Californians Cut Off from Unemployment Insurance
Sept. 12, 2013 Congresswoman Matsui Keynote Remarks During the "National Call on Protecting and Expanding the Lifeline Program"
Sept. 10, 2013 Congresswoman Matsui Introduces Resolution Expressing Congressional Support for National Lifeline Awareness Week
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
June 14, 2013 Over Two Dozen Members of Congress Protest SNAP Cuts, Live on Food Budget of $4.50/day
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Feb. 7, 2013 Congresswoman Matsui Statement on the Introduction of Senator Stabenow's Excellence in Mental Health Act
Jan. 16, 2013 Congresswoman Matsui Statement on President Obama's Gun Violence Prevention Proposals
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment
Oct. 17, 2012 Sacramento County Launches Low Income Health Plan
Sept. 27, 2012 Congresswoman Matsui Statement on the Recent Announcements by Comcast and Campbell Soup Company
Dec. 22, 2011 Matsui Statement on House GOP Agreeing to Extenders Package
Nov. 21, 2011 Democratic Caucus Seniors Task Force Co-Chairs Statement on Super Committee
Oct. 27, 2011 Letter to Attorney General Harris
July 19, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2560, Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011
July 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
July 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 16, 2011 Letter to President Obama
April 27, 2011 Congresswoman Matsui Discusses her Opposition to Proposed Cuts to Medicare with Local Seniors
April 15, 2011 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2012
April 5, 2011 Matsui Statement on Republican Budget Plan
Feb. 18, 2011 In Opposition to Amendment 468 to H.R. 1, Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Nov. 18, 2010 Congresswoman Matsui Statement on House Vote on Unemployment Insurance
Sept. 24, 2010 Letter to Speaker Pelosi and Majority Leader Reid
July 22, 2010 Rep. Doris Matsui Votes to Extend Unemployment Benefits
March 9, 2010 Congresswoman Matsui Addresses Broadband Affordability At Digital Inclusion Summit
Nov. 20, 2009 Congresswoman Matsui Announces Nearly $2 Million For Sacramento Early Head-Start Program
Sept. 24, 2009 Matsui Introduces Legislation To Help Low-income Americans Subscribe To The Internet
Sept. 22, 2009 Rep. Doris Matsui Votes To Extend Unemployment Insurance
Sept. 18, 2009 Congresswoman Doris Matsui Urges Prioritization Of Broadband Access For Community Centers
May 19, 2009 Rep. Doris Matsui Supports Plan to Keep Americans in Their Homes, Provides Money for Sacramento's Homeless
Feb. 13, 2009 Rep. Doris Matsui Votes to Reinvest in the Economy
Oct. 1, 2008 House Passes Second Economic Stimulus Bill; Provides Much Needed Relief for Sacramento Families
July 9, 2008 Extended Unemployment Benefits Reach Thousands Of Californians
June 13, 2008 Rep. Doris Matsui Votes to Provide Increased Unemployment Benefits
May 1, 2008 Making Investments To Strengthen Our Economy
Feb. 29, 2008 A Vision For Future Economic Security
Jan. 10, 2007 Congresswoman Matsui Votes to Increase Federal Minimum Wage
Aug. 8, 2006 Congresswoman Matsui Encouraged Sacramento Families to Take Advantage of Free Summer Lunch Program
July 28, 2006 Congresswoman Matsui Calls for Clean Vote on Increasing the Minimum Wage
July 28, 2006 Providing for consideration of H.R. 5970, Estate Tax and Extension of Tax Relief Act of 2006
July 12, 2006 Providing For Consideration of H.R. 2990, Credit Rating Agency Duopoly Relief Act of 2006
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Feb. 6, 2006 Matsui: President's Budget Fails to Balance Priorities
Feb. 1, 2006 Relating to Consideration of S. 1932, Deficit Reduction Act of 2005
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