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Pete Sessions' Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Peter 'Pete' A. Sessions
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 32, Republican
First Elected: 1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 32
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Karen; 2 Children: Alex, Bill; 3 Stepchildren: Conor, Liam, Nicholas
Birth Date: 03/22/1955
Birth Place: Waco, TX
Home City: Dallas, TX
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Andres Alcantar, Chairman of the Texas Workforce Commission, and Ronald G. Congleton & Hope Andradem Commissioners of the Texas Workforce Commission - Urging Texas Participation in Pilot Program for Food Stamp Reform
Jan. 10, 2014 Pete Sessions Statement on December Jobs Report
Jan. 7, 2014 Pete Sessions Responds to President Obama's Speech
Dec. 6, 2013 Pete Sessions Statement on November Jobs Report
Sept. 19, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 687, Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act of 2013; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1526, Restoring Healthy Forests for Healthy Communities Act; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3102, Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013; and for Other Purposes
Sept. 19, 2013 Sessions Statement on the Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act
July 11, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
July 11, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
July 5, 2013 Pete Sessions Statement on June Jobs Report
June 7, 2013 Pete Sessions Statement on May Jobs Report
May 9, 2013 Pete Sessions Statement on President Obama's Visit to Texas
May 3, 2013 Pete Sessions Statement on April Jobs Report
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 11, 2013 A Tale of Two Cities
March 8, 2013 Pete Sessions Statement on February Jobs Report
Dec. 7, 2012 Pete Sessions Statement on November Jobs Report
Nov. 2, 2012 Pete Sessions Statement on October Jobs Report
Oct. 5, 2012 The Hill Report: October 1 -- 5
Sept. 10, 2012 The Hill Report: September 3 - 7
Sept. 7, 2012 Pete Sessions Statement on August Jobs Report
July 26, 2012 Pete Sessions Statement on the House's Vote to Cut Red Tape for Small Businesses Growth and Job Creation
June 1, 2012 Pete Sessions Statement on May Jobs Report
Jan. 24, 2012 Pete Sessions Responds to State of the Union Address
Jan. 6, 2012 Pete Sessions Statement on December Jobs Report
Dec. 20, 2011 Pete Sessions Statement on House Republicans' Efforts to Ensure Certainty for Job Creators & Hardworking Americans
Oct. 11, 2011 September Unemployment Report
June 3, 2011 Pete Sessions Statement on May Unemployment Report
April 1, 2011 Pete Sessions on March Unemployment Report
Aug. 16, 2010 The $26.1 Billion State Bailout
April 16, 2010 Sessions On Long-Term Unemployment In America
Feb. 17, 2010 Sessions Statement On One-year Anniversary Of "Stimulus" Bill Signing
Nov. 6, 2009 Sessions Statement 10.2 Percent Unemployment
Oct. 2, 2009 Sessions Statement On 26-year High Unemployment
Sept. 25, 2009 Sessions: Congress Pads Its Pockets, Rejects $84 Billion in Taxpayer Savings
Sept. 14, 2009 Sessions Statement On President Obama's Regulatory Agenda
Aug. 26, 2009 Sessions Statement On The Passing Of Senator Ted Kennedy
May 7, 2009 Sessions Advances Accountability for Fraud-Charged ACORN
Feb. 26, 2009 Sessions Statement on President Obama's FY 2010 Budget
May 9, 2008 The Hill Report: Week of May 4 - May 9, 2008
Feb. 10, 2006 Family Opportunity Act Signed into Law
Dec. 18, 2005 Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules
Nov. 17, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R.4241, Deficit Reduction Act of 2005--Continued
June 18, 2004 H.R. 1811-- Family Opportunity Act of 2003
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