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Emanuel Cleaver II's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Emanuel Cleaver II
Office: U.S. House (MO) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Dianne; 4 Children: Emanuel III, Emil, Evan, Marissa
Birth Date: 10/27/1944
Birth Place: Waxahachie, TX
Home City: Kansas City, MO
Religion: United Methodist (UMC)
Date Title
Aug. 22, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Ferguson, Missouri Situation
Aug. 22, 2014 Statement Regarding Meeting with Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel Concerning the Militarization of Local Law Enforcement Agencies
Aug. 15, 2014 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Ferguson, Missouri
Aug. 14, 2014 Congressman Cleaver's Statement on the Events in Ferguson, Mo.
Aug. 14, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Ferguson, Missouri Situation
April 17, 2014 EC from DC - Good Will Prevail
April 14, 2014 Congressman Cleaver on Shootings at Jewish Community Center
April 8, 2014 Remembering the Rwandan Genocide
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security Secretary - Urban Area Security Initiative Funding
April 17, 2013 EC from DC - April 17, 2013
Feb. 28, 2013 VAWA Passes House with Congressman Cleaver's Support
May 4, 2012 Congressman Cleaver Announces Shotspotter Coming to Kansas City
April 4, 2012 Corrine Brown and the Congressional Black Caucus Introduces Resolution Calling for Justice for Trayvon Martin
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
Sept. 7, 2011 Letter to Chairman James E. Donal Georgia State Board of Pardons & Paroles
July 8, 2011 Congressman Cleaver applauds Senate confirmation of Chief Al Lomax as U.S. Marshal
Jan. 25, 2011 Congressman Emanuel Cleaver's Statement on President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 8, 2011 Congressman Emanuel Cleaver's Statement on Shooting Involving Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords
June 26, 2008 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - H.R. 6066, The Extractive Industries Transparency Disclosure Act
May 15, 2007 Congressman Cleaver Votes To Renew The COPS Program And Put 50,000 More Police On The Street
April 23, 2007 Tort Reform
Jan. 30, 2007 Letter: To Rep. David Obey, Chairman House Appropriations Committee; Rep. Jerry Lewis, Ranking Member House Appropriations Committee
Aug. 10, 2006 Overflow Crowd Discusses Issues Affecting Their Lives At Congressman Cleaver's Youth Summit
July 27, 2006 Congress Cleaver to Call on African-Americans to Stand Up and Stop the Violence
Feb. 3, 2006 Rep. Tierney Spearheads Effort For C.O.P.S. Funding in FY 2007 Budget
May 16, 2005 Representative Cleaver Holds Violent Crime Roundtable
Feb. 7, 2005 Rep. Cleaver Denounces Bush Cuts In Community Development Block Grants
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