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Gwen Moore's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Gwendolynne 'Gwen' S. Moore
Office: U.S. House (WI) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: 3 Children: Jessalynne, Ade, Sowande
Birth Date: 04/18/1951
Birth Place: Racine, WI
Home City: Milwaukee, WI
Date Title
April 10, 2014 Progressive Caucus: Time to Renew Unemployment Insurance
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
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 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Feb. 1, 2014 Gwen Moore responds to President's State of the Union Address to Congress
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - Urging Action on Propane Shortage
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Jan. 14, 2014 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Cammittee Chairman of the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee - Call for Series of Hearings Focused on Poverty
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Oct. 8, 2013 Head Start Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 19, 2013 Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013
Sept. 4, 2013 Governor Walker -- Cutting More From Medicaid Than Any Other State in the Nation
Aug. 28, 2013 Gwen Moore Reflects on March on Washington 50th Anniversary
Aug. 2, 2013 Gwen Moore Opposes Cuts to Nutrition Funding
July 18, 2013 Student Success Act
July 11, 2013 Gwen Moore Opposes Republican FARRM Bill
July 11, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 20, 2013 Gwen Moore Stands Up for SNAP, Opposes FARRM Bill
June 19, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 19, 2013 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 1947, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Managment Act of 2013
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston, Ranking Member DeLauro, Chairman Latham, Ranking Member Pastor - Programs that Aim to Eliminate Poverty Funding
March 21, 2013 Gwen Moore Introduces the Social Security Enhancement and Protection Act
March 19, 2013 Gwen Moore Joins Mayor Tom Barrett in Support of Preserving Same-Day Voter Registration
March 13, 2013 Preserving the Welfare Work Requirement and TANF Extension Act of 2013
March 11, 2013 Gwen Moore Re-introduces Legislation to Provide Legal Support to Parents, Guardians for Child Welfare Cases
Feb. 15, 2013 Gwen Moore Disappointed with Gov. Walker FoodShare Decision
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Feb. 13, 2013 Gwen Moore Opposes Governor Walker Decision to Reject Expansion of BadgerCare
Jan. 25, 2013 Gwen Moore Recognizes Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day
Jan. 1, 2013 Gwen Moore Supports Senate Amendment HR 8
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment
July 23, 2012 Huffington Post - State Waivers for TANF Can Provide True Pathway Out of Poverty
July 20, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services
May 9, 2012 Gwen Moore Applauds Wisconsin Democratic Lawmakers Work to Save Family Care
April 17, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4089, Sportsmen's Heritage Act of 2012, and for Other Purposes
March 20, 2012 Gwen Moore Says Ryan Budget "Unfair, Unbalanced and Unwise for the American People"
Feb. 1, 2012 Welfare Integrity Now for Children and Families Act of 2011
Dec. 22, 2011 Gwen Moore Statement on Unemployment Compensation, Payroll Tax Cut Extension Deal
Dec. 20, 2011 Gwen Moore Statement on GOP Obstruction of Short-Term Unemployment Insurance and Payroll Tax-Cut Extension
Dec. 15, 2011 Welfare Integrity and Data Improvement Act
Dec. 5, 2011 Moore Introduces RISE Act
Nov. 18, 2011 Proposing a Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution
June 22, 2011 Balancing the Budget
June 16, 2011 Moore: One Week of Bush Tax Cuts for Millionaires Could Help 350,000 Hungry Mothers, Babies for an Entire Year
May 3, 2011 Walker Again Risks Return of Wisconsin Tax Dollars
Nov. 17, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Jacqueline Berrien, Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Sept. 16, 2010 Moore Statement on Poverty Rate
Aug. 24, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Shaun Donovan Secretary U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Aug. 10, 2010 Legislation Keeps Teachers in Classrooms, Eases State Budget Shortfalls
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