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Kevin Brady's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Kevin P. Brady
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 8, Republican
First Elected: 12/10/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 8
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cathy; 2 Children: Will, Sean
Birth Date: 04/11/1955
Birth Place: Vermillion, SD
Home City: The Woodlands, TX
Religion: Roman Catholic
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. 29, 2014 Farm Bill Reins In Food Stamp Abuse
Jan. 19, 2014 WND Radio: Next Dem Election Strategy Scorched
Jan. 9, 2014 Texas Republican Says Jobs, Not More Government, Needed for the Unemployed
Dec. 11, 2013 The Courier: More Drug Testing, Less 'Emergency' Unemployment Benefits Given Out
Dec. 5, 2013 Wall Street Journal - Another Year-End Fight: Emergency Jobless Benefits
Nov. 21, 2013 Humble Observer - Brady reacts to Bureau allegations
May 31, 2013 Camp, Brady, Johnson Statements on 2013 Medicare and Social Security Trustees Report
May 9, 2013 Wall Street Journal - Obama Seeks to Shift Focus Back to Economy
May 4, 2013 The Hill - Left Boils as Obama Floats Major Change to Medicare Parts A and B
April 16, 2013 Cypress Creek Mirror - Williams, Brady Support Drug Screening as Condition for Unemployment Compensation
April 7, 2013 American Thinker - Bible Verses Obama Seems to Have Missed
March 19, 2013 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2014
March 15, 2013 SKILLS Act Cuts Waste & Duplication in Workforce Development
March 13, 2013 U.S. House Blocks White House Efforts to Roll Back Welfare Reforms
March 8, 2013 An Economy Built to LastÂ… on Food Stamps?
Feb. 12, 2013 State-of-the-Union: Jobs Clearly Aren't President's Top Priority
Feb. 1, 2013 Obama's "New Normal": Tepid January Jobs Report, High Unemployment Continues
Dec. 7, 2012 Job Creation Still Too Slow, Brady Says
Oct. 5, 2012 Jobs Report: "A Part-Time Recovery," Brady Says
Sept. 27, 2012 Report Confirms Economy's Lack of Growth
Sept. 20, 2012 Congressman Kevin Brady Grades The Obama Economy at House GOP Leadership Press Conference
Sept. 13, 2012 QE3: Unwise and Unnecessary
Sept. 7, 2012 Still Stuck in Dead Last
May 4, 2012 Brady Terms April Job Numbers, "Another Obama Disappointment.'
March 28, 2012 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
Feb. 1, 2012 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 3630, Temporary Payroll Tax Cut Continuation Act of 2011
Dec. 2, 2011 November Unemployment Rate to 8.6% as 315,000 Stop Looking for Work
Nov. 4, 2011 At This Pace When Will the Unemployment Rate Recover to Pre-Recession Level?
Oct. 27, 2011 House Passes Legislation to Close Loophole in Healthcare Law
Oct. 27, 2011 Modifying Income Calculation for Heath Care Programs
July 18, 2011 Cut spending to grow the economy
May 6, 2011 Unemployment Rate Rises in Exceptionally Weak Recovery
March 5, 2010 Blame It On The Blizzard: White House Blames Local Snow Storms For Poor Jobs Numbers
Feb. 17, 2010 1 Year Later And 4 Million Jobs Lost Says House Economic Leader: More Stimulus Money To Buy Artwork Than Small Business Assistance Shows Misplaced Priorities
Aug. 7, 2009 Jobs Numbers Still Falling, Just Not As Fast
July 29, 2009 Another Day, Another Bailout
May 8, 2009 Obama Administration can't prove assertions it saved 150,000 jobs
May 8, 2009 Hearing of the Joint Economic Committee - The April 2009 Employment Situation
May 8, 2009 Washington Plans To Force Texas And Other States To Change How They Choose To Run State Safety Net Program
Jan. 9, 2009 Brady Proposes Solution To Staggering Federal Deficits
July 25, 2008 Support Growing for More Research into Pulmonary Hypertension
June 11, 2008 Mergency Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 2008
Oct. 4, 2007 Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act of 2007
Jan. 10, 2007 Congressman Brady's Statement on Minimum Wage
Nov. 18, 2005 Brady Keeps Commitment to Fiscal Responsibility; Votes for America's Future
Sept. 8, 2005 Congress Approves Additional $51.8 Billion in Hurricane Katrina Relief
Sept. 29, 2004 Appointment of Conferees on H.R. 4520, American Jobs Creation Act of 2004
Feb. 4, 2004 Improving the Community Services Block Grant Act of 2003
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