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Joe Crowley's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Joseph 'Joe' Crowley
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 14, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for U.S. House - District 14
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kasey; 3 Children: Cullen, Kenzie Louise, Liam
Birth Date: 03/16/1962
Birth Place: Woodside, Queens
Home City: Elmhurst, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Aug. 8, 2014 Crowley Applauds Medicare Agency for Taking Action on Sepsis, Urges Continued National Focus on Preventing and Treating Sepsis
June 25, 2014 Letter to Kevin McCarthy, House Majority Leader Elect - Path Forward on Unemployment Insurance
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 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Feb. 27, 2014 War on Poverty
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 16, 2014 Exchange Information Disclosure Act
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Jan. 10, 2014 Health Exchange Security and Transparency Act
Jan. 9, 2014 Unemployment Insurance Expiration
Dec. 12, 2013 Congressman Crowley Statement on Passage of Budget Deal
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. 4, 2013 Letter to Commissioner Mathew Wambua, NY Department of Housing Preservation and Development - Section 8 Housing
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
June 17, 2013 Congressman Crowley, Food Bank For New York City Denounce Proposed $20 Billion Cuts to Critical Food Assistance Program for Families
June 14, 2013 Over Two Dozen Members of Congress Protest SNAP Cuts, Live on Food Budget of $4.50/day
May 16, 2013 SNAP Cuts in Farm Bill
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston, Ranking Member DeLauro, Chairman Latham, Ranking Member Pastor - Programs that Aim to Eliminate Poverty Funding
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment
Sept. 20, 2012 Disapproving Rule Relating to Waiver and Expenditure Authority with Respect to the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program
July 26, 2012 Ways and Means Democrats Introduce "No Excuses" Legislation to Spur Job Growth
May 15, 2012 Governor Cuomo Announces Recovery of More Than $50 Million in Fraudulent Unemployment Insurance Payments
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Chairman Hal Rogers, Ranking Member Norm Dicks, Chairman Denny Rehberg and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro
Nov. 18, 2010 Congressman Crowley Denounces Republican Vote to Block Unemployment Insurance Extension
July 30, 2010 Kerry, Lincoln, Crowley Introduce Legislation to Expand Access to Affordable Child Care
Sept. 23, 2009 Crowley Applauds Extension Of Unemployment Benefits Helping Over 89,000 New Yorkers This Year Just In Time For The Holidays
Feb. 10, 2009 New Dems Urge Strong Action On The Economic Recovery Package
June 12, 2008 Crowley Applauds Passage of Extension of Unemployment Insurance in the Face of Misguided GOP Opposition
Jan. 24, 2008 Crowley Statement on Bipartisan Economic Stimulus Package
Sept. 27, 2007 Congressman Crowley Announces Release of Emergency Home Heating Funds for Low-Income Families
July 11, 2007 Crowley Criticizes Passport Delays For Hurting Constituents At Hearing
Feb. 13, 2007 Crowley Welcomes Small Business Tax Breaks as Framework for Raising Minimum Wage
Jan. 10, 2007 Rep. Crowley Votes To Raise The Minimum Wage
Jan. 10, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
Aug. 1, 2006 Crowley Criticizes False Minimum Wage Bill
June 20, 2006 Crowley Continues Fight for Fair Minimum Wage
Oct. 26, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1461, Federal Housing Finance Reform Act of 2005
Sept. 8, 2005 Supplemental Appropriations for Hurricane Katrina
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