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Gregory Meeks' Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Gregory W. Meeks
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 02/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Simone-Marie; 3 Children: Ebony, Aja, Nia-Aiyana
Birth Date: 09/25/1953
Birth Place: New York City
Home City: Far Rockaway, NY
Religion: African Methodist Episcopal
Date Title
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. 29, 2014 U.S. Rep. Meeks Statement on Fifth Anniversary of Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Jan. 28, 2014 U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address
Oct. 22, 2013 U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the September Jobs Report
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
March 8, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Votes in Favor of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act
Dec. 2, 2011 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Calls on Republicans to Support Payroll Tax Cut for American Families
Sept. 9, 2011 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on President Barack Obama's Speech on the American Jobs Act...
April 6, 2011 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks is Set to Host Sixth Congressional District Job Fair & Conference Meeks Focuses on Jobs for Constituents
Jan. 28, 2009 Congressman Gregory Meeks Votes For H.R.1, The American Recovery And Reinvestment Act
Jan. 27, 2009 Congressman Gregory Meeks Votes For Senate Passed Lilly Ledbetter Bill
Nov. 19, 2008 Panel II of a Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Stabilizing the Financial Condition of the American Automobile Industry
Oct. 6, 2008 Congressman Gregory Meeks Supports the Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
Sept. 27, 2007 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Leads Conversation on the African American Experience on Wall Street
March 13, 2006 115 House Members Sign Norwood Letter Seeking Airline Pension Help
July 20, 2004 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3574, Stock Option Accounting Reform Act
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