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Emanuel Cleaver II's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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
April 11, 2014 EC from DC - April 11, 2014
April 11, 2014 Congressman Cleaver Announces Critical Support for the Homeless
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
March 31, 2014 EC from DC - March 31, 2014
March 18, 2014 Congressman Cleaver Joins Governor Nixon to Push for Medicaid Expansion
March 12, 2014 Extend Federal Unemployment Insurance
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
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
Jan. 10, 2014 Congressman Cleaver Urges Immediate Action to Help Missouri's Fifth District
Jan. 8, 2014 Congressman Cleaver Marks 50th Anniversary of the War 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
Sept. 19, 2013 Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013
Sept. 18, 2013 A Sad Day in America
Aug. 2, 2013 Blog: EC from DC - August 2, 2013
July 26, 2013 EC From DC - July 26, 2013
July 19, 2013 EC from DC - July 19,2013
April 9, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Vote Against Benefit Cuts
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Sept. 5, 2012 Emanuel Cleaver DNC Speech
Aug. 31, 2012 Congressman Cleaver Goes Grocery Shopping with Minimum Wage Mom
Aug. 28, 2012 Congressman Cleaver Stands for Minimum Wage Increase
July 18, 2011 Congressional Black Caucus
July 15, 2011 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits
July 14, 2011 Putting Partisanship Aside to Crate Jobs for this Nation
July 1, 2011 Blog: Cuts That Hurt All of Us
Nov. 17, 2010 Letter To Jacqueline Berrien, Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Possible Discrimination Against the Unemployed
July 20, 2007 Cleaver To Celebrate A New Minimum Wage At Rally On Monday, July 23 At 10:30 A.M.
Feb. 16, 2007 Cleaver Joins Congressional Black Caucus At White House To Discuss Critical Issues Facing The Nation
Dec. 7, 2006 Raising The Minimum Wage
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Economy and Jobs
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: On the Issues
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Personal Moral Code and Political Agenda
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Unemployment
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