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: 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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Berton Knox

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Charles Lindsey

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Mark Memoly

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Jacob Turk

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Roy Welborn

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7/15/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Pete Sessions, Chairman of the House Committee on Rules - Financial Services Committee Democrats Call for Transparency in TRIA Debate 7/09/14 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 7/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations 7/07/14 Congressman Cleaver Meets With Local Exporters and Export-Import Bank Officials 7/02/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action 6/27/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume 6/26/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence 6/20/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions 6/18/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash 6/09/14 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 6/05/14 Congressman Cleaver Announces Victory for Missouri Farmers Needing Disaster Relief from the 2012 Drought 6/02/14 Jenkins, Cleaver Introduce Legislation To Expand Access To Rural Anesthesiology Care 5/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program 5/29/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras 5/29/14 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations 5/27/14 Letter to Ashley Higgins, United States Department of Education - Gainful Employment Rule 5/21/14 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015 5/14/14 Congressman Cleaver Calls for Disaster Declaration 5/09/14 Missouri Lawmakers Join Forces to Make Mark in Washington 5/09/14 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership 5/08/14 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development - Regarding Fair Housing 5/07/14 Congressman Cleaver Supports Livestock Producers Hit by 2012 Drought 5/06/14 Politico - Congressional Black Caucus Plots Path Forward 4/28/14 Blunt-McCaskill-Cleaver-Bill Would Designate Liberty Memorial As National WWI Museum & Memorial 4/17/14 EC from DC - Good Will Prevail 4/15/14 Congressman Cleaver Pushes for Fairer Tax Code for Middle Class 4/14/14 Congressman Cleaver on Shootings at Jewish Community Center 4/11/14 EC from DC - April 11, 2014 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 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary US Department of Agriculture - Closing Local Farm Service Agency Offices 4/09/14 Letter to Jacob Lew, Chairman of the Financial Stability Oversight Council 4/09/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal 4/09/14 Honoring Grandview C-4 School District 4/08/14 Remembering the Rwandan Genocide 4/04/14 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 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 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act 3/31/14 EC from DC - March 31, 2014 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