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Emanuel Cleaver II's Public Statements

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
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)
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Date Title
March 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation
March 12, 2014 Extend Federal Unemployment Insurance
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Feb. 27, 2014 Congressman Cleaver Keeps Jobs in Kansas City
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Funding for the A-10 Thunderbolt II
Feb. 12, 2014 $10.10 for Hundreds of Thousands
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Feb. 7, 2014 EC from DC - February 7, 2014
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. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 29, 2014 Congressman Cleaver Marks the Fifth Anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Jan. 29, 2014 Congressman Cleaver Applauds Farm Bill Passage
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Renewable Fuel Standard
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 Letter to Janet Yellen, Vice Chair Federal Reserve Board of Governors - The Future of Community Banks
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Jeb Henarling - Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services - Target Breach
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. 13, 2013 EC from DC - December 13, 2013
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keystone XL Environmental Review
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader, - Confirmation of Mel Watt
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Fast Food Chains - Raising Minimum Wage
Dec. 3, 2013 Letter to Rep. Bill Shuster, Sen. Barbara Boxer, Rep. Nick Rahall, and Sen. David Vitter - Luetkemeyer Leads Missouri River Delegation on Improving Management Efforts
Nov. 25, 2013 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Calling For Changes to FDA Proposed Rules
Nov. 20, 2013 Safe Climate Caucus
Nov. 19, 2013 Repairing the Affordable Care Act
Nov. 15, 2013 Honoring Those Who Have Given So Much
Nov. 15, 2013 Bancroft Opening, Big News - and of course - Brad Pitt
Nov. 15, 2013 An Earmark By Any Other Name
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Nov. 8, 2013 A New Era of Communication
Nov. 8, 2013 Bancroft Ribbon Opening
Nov. 8, 2013 Consulting the Experts
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 30, 2013 Moment of Silence in Honor of the Late Isaac Newton Skelton
Oct. 28, 2013 Congressman Cleaver Comments on the Passing of Former Congressman Ike Skelton
Oct. 23, 2013 Power of the Purse
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Leader Nancy Pelosi - Comprehensive Immigration Reform with Strong Labor Protections
Oct. 1, 2013 Congressman Cleaver's Comments in the Wake of Government Shutdown
Oct. 1, 2013 Healthcare.gov is Live! Get Covered.
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clean Increase in Debt Ceiling
Sept. 20, 2013 Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 19, 2013 Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013
Sept. 18, 2013 A Sad Day in America
Sept. 13, 2013 Kansas City Takes Center Stage as World War I Centennial Commission Is Sworn In
Sept. 6, 2013 Blog: EC From DC - September 6th, 2013
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