Representative Emanuel Cleaver II's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Emanuel Cleaver II
Current Office: U.S. House - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, 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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4/11/14 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary US Department of Agriculture - Closing Local Farm Service Agency Offices 4/11/14 Congressman Cleaver Announces Critical Support for the Homeless 4/11/14 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Sens. King, Collins & Reps. Michaud, Pingree Fight USDA Plan to End Valuable Resource for Maine Farmers 4/11/14 EC from DC - April 11, 2014 4/09/14 Honoring Grandview C-4 School District 4/09/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal 4/09/14 Letter to Jacob Lew, Chairman of the Financial Stability Oversight Council 4/08/14 Remembering the Rwandan Genocide 4/04/14 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding 4/04/14 EC from DC - April 4, 2014 4/01/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams 3/31/14 EC from DC - March 31, 2014 3/31/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act 3/28/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security, House Appropriations Committee - Fund Non-Profit Security Grant Program 3/27/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act 3/26/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia 3/24/14 Letter to Inspector General Mark Bialek, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System - Review of Employment Practices at CFPB, Financial Regulators 3/21/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit 3/20/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Sudan and South Sudan Call for Action on South Sudan Violence 3/19/14 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary Department of the Interior - Maintain Critical Gray Wolf Protections 3/18/14 Congressman Cleaver Helps Secure Largest Grant in UMKC History 3/18/14 Congressman Cleaver Announces Major Success in Securing Critical Funds for Kansas City 3/18/14 Congressman Cleaver Joins Governor Nixon to Push for Medicaid Expansion 3/14/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation 3/12/14 Extend Federal Unemployment Insurance 3/06/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind 2/27/14 Congressman Cleaver Keeps Jobs in Kansas City 2/19/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget 2/14/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Funding for the A-10 Thunderbolt II 2/12/14 $10.10 for Hundreds of Thousands 2/12/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran 2/07/14 EC from DC - February 7, 2014 2/06/14 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 1/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget 1/29/14 Congressman Cleaver Applauds Farm Bill Passage 1/29/14 Congressman Cleaver Marks the Fifth Anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act 1/24/14 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act 1/16/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Renewable Fuel Standard 1/14/14 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Cammittee Chairman of the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee - Call for Series of Hearings Focused on Poverty 1/10/14 Congressman Cleaver Urges Immediate Action to Help Missouri's Fifth District 1/10/14 Letter to Janet Yellen, Vice Chair Federal Reserve Board of Governors - The Future of Community Banks 1/10/14 Letter to Jeb Henarling - Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services - Target Breach 1/08/14 Congressman Cleaver Marks 50th Anniversary of the War on Poverty 12/13/13 EC from DC - December 13, 2013 12/12/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keystone XL Environmental Review 12/11/13 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance 12/09/13 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader, - Confirmation of Mel Watt 12/04/13 Letter to Fast Food Chains - Raising Minimum Wage 12/03/13 Letter to Rep. Bill Shuster, Sen. Barbara Boxer, Rep. Nick Rahall, and Sen. David Vitter - Luetkemeyer Leads Missouri River Delegation on Improving Management Efforts 11/25/13 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Calling For Changes to FDA Proposed Rules