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Emanuel Cleaver II's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 5, 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
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 6, 2014 Politico - Congressional Black Caucus Plots Path Forward
Feb. 27, 2014 Congressman Cleaver Keeps Jobs in Kansas City
Feb. 12, 2014 $10.10 for Hundreds of Thousands
Feb. 6, 2014 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Chairman House Financial Services Committee, and John Campbell, Chairman House Financial Services Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade - Hearing on Export-Import Bank
Jan. 29, 2014 Congressman Cleaver Marks the Fifth Anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Fast Food Chains - Raising Minimum Wage
Aug. 2, 2013 EC from DC - August 2, 2013
Aug. 2, 2013 Blog: EC from DC - August 2, 2013
July 26, 2013 EC From DC - July 26, 2013
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
June 14, 2013 Equal Pay for Equal Work
April 23, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Civilian Furloughs
Aug. 28, 2012 Congressman Cleaver Stands for Minimum Wage Increase
April 27, 2012 Congressman Cleaver Pleased to See Withdrawal of Proposed Rule Impacting Missouri Farmers, Ranchers
April 19, 2012 National Journal - Can Minorities Achieve the American Dream?
July 20, 2011 More from Morning Joe
July 14, 2011 Putting Partisanship Aside to Crate Jobs for this Nation
July 8, 2011 The Employment Situation in June
Nov. 17, 2010 Letter To Jacqueline Berrien, Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Possible Discrimination Against the Unemployed
Sept. 15, 2010 Subminimum Wage for the Disabled
June 30, 2010 Let's Make a Difference
May 1, 2010 A Call for $23 Billion Teacher Jobs Fund
July 23, 2008 Job Losses Continue for Six Consecutive Months As Economy Gets Worse
July 10, 2008 Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Systemic Risk and the Financial Markets
April 18, 2007 Shareholder Vote On Executive Compensation Act
Sept. 26, 2006 It's Time The Do-Nothing Congress Actually Do Something For The American People
March 13, 2006 115 House Members Sign Norwood Letter Seeking Airline Pension Help
Dec. 6, 2005 Opening Statement of the Honorable Emanuel Cleaver, II
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Civil Rights
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Legislative Solutions
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Small Businesses
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: On the Issues
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Top Issues
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