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Betty McCollum's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Betty McCollum
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 4, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Katie, Sean
Birth Date: 07/12/1954
Birth Place: Saint Paul, MN
Home City: Saint Paul, MN
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
March 4, 2014 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Payroll Card Abuse
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Federal Building Concession Workers in Executive Order to Raise Minimum Wage
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fulfilling the Promise of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Fast Food Chains - Raising Minimum Wage
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
May 24, 2013 McCollum Statement on St. Croix Crossing Groundbreaking
May 13, 2013 Working Families Flexibility Act of 2013
April 17, 2013 Federal Employee Tax Accountability Act of 2013
April 9, 2013 Ruppersberger Sponsors "Innovative Technologies Investment Incentive Act"
June 28, 2012 Twin Cities RISE! and RS Eden Partnership Receives $1.5 Million U.S. Department of Labor Grant
Dec. 13, 2011 Congresswoman McCollum: House Republicans Slash Hospital Funding and Benefits for the Unemployed
Dec. 7, 2011 Extend Payroll Tax Cut
Sept. 20, 2011 Protecting Jobs From Government Interference Act
March 10, 2011 Republicans Actively Engaged in Class Warfare Against Working Families
Feb. 28, 2011 In Solidarity with American Workers
Nov. 18, 2010 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Continuation Act
Nov. 18, 2010 Workday Minnesota - House Republican Block Unemployment Benefits Extension
Nov. 18, 2010 Congresswoman McCollum Sticks up for Struggling American Families
Aug. 20, 2010 Congresswoman McCollum Urges Governor Pawlenty to Accept Federal Funds to Ease Minnesota's State Fiscal Crisis
Aug. 13, 2010 Congresswoman Betty McCollum's eNewsletter
Feb. 26, 2010 Congresswoman Betty Mccollum (D-MN) Speaks Out Against Stalling In U.S. Senate On Extending Unemployment Benefits
Aug. 7, 2008 McCollum Highlights Legislative Accomplishments
Aug. 1, 2008 H. Res. 1355, Support Disability Pride Day
May 7, 2008 Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008
May 7, 2008 Combustible Dust Explosion and Fire Prevention Act of 2008
Nov. 15, 2007 Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2007
Sept. 4, 2007 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2007
May 2, 2007 Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act Of 2007
March 30, 2006 Motion to Instruct Pension Conferees
Sept. 28, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2123, School Readiness Act of 2005 (1)
June 23, 2004 American Jobs Creation Act of 2004
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Economy & Jobs
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Women's Issues
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Labor
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