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Gregory Meeks' Public Statements

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 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
July 30, 2008 Meeks Statement Congratulating Malaysia in its 50th Year of Independence
July 29, 2008 Congressman Meeks Blasts Results of the Republican Energy Plan
July 26, 2008 Speech by Rep. Gregory W. Meeks
July 23, 2008 Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008
July 23, 2008 Congress to Vote on Housing Bill - Bush Says He Will Sign Bill into Law
June 25, 2008 Gregory Meeks Applauded the Passage of Alternative Minimum Tax Relief Bill
June 24, 2008 Congressman Gregory Meeks Endorses Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers
June 18, 2008 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the DOT/FAA Plan to Implement Congestion Pricing and Auctions to Reduce Flight Congestion
May 14, 2008 Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the Independence of Israel
May 12, 2008 Rep. Meeks Participates in a Community Forum on Law Enforcement Accountability: Police Community
May 6, 2008 Facilitating Preservation of Certain Affordable Housing Dwelling Units
April 25, 2008 US Reps. Gergory W. Meeks, Rangel, Towns, Clarke and Cheeks Kilpatrick, New York State Senate Minority Leader Malcolm A. Smith and Southeast Queens Elected Officials Issued a Joint Statement on the Sean Bell Verdict
April 24, 2008 Meeks Supports Protecting Medicaid
April 15, 2008 Meeks and Others Call for President Bush to Take Immediate Action Against the Food Shortage Crisis in Haiti
April 10, 2008 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Lauds Financial Services Committee Hearing on Economic, Mortgage and Housing Rescue Bill
April 9, 2008 Meeks Statement on theTestimony of General Patraeus and Ambassador Crocker Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee
April 4, 2008 MSNBC "Hardball With Chris Matthews" - Transcript
March 12, 2008 Statement by Congressman Gregory W. Meeks
Feb. 14, 2008 Hearing of the Capital Markets, Insurance, and Government Sponsored Enterprises Subcommittee of the House Committee on Financial Services - State of the Bond Industry
Feb. 8, 2008 Congressman Meeks Votes in Favor to Approve a Bipartisan Economic Stimulus Package that will Boost the Struggling Economy
Feb. 7, 2008 Meeks Votes in Favor of the College Opportunity and Affordability Act
Jan. 23, 2008 Congressman Meeks Votes in Favor of Overriding the Presidents Veto of the State Children's Health Insurance Program
Jan. 17, 2008 HOPE VI Improvement and Reauthorization Act Passes in the House of Representatives
Jan. 11, 2008 MSNBC - Transcript
Dec. 19, 2007 House Passes Bill to Protect Families from the Alternative Minimum Tax
Nov. 15, 2007 Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act of 2007
Nov. 15, 2007 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee's International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight Subcommittee - Assurances on Torture
Nov. 6, 2007 Letter to Mary Peters, Secretary of Transportation, Re: Congestion Pricing
Oct. 23, 2007 Reps. Meeks & Fossella's Bill to Enhance Competitiveness of U.S. Markets and Reverse Exodus of U.S. IPO's Passes the House of Representatives
Oct. 23, 2007 To Eliminate the Exemption From State Regulation for Certain Securities Designated by National Securities Exchanges
Oct. 19, 2007 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Releases a Joint Statement on the Massacre of Six Colombian Miners
Sept. 27, 2007 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Leads Conversation on the African American Experience on Wall Street
Sept. 24, 2007 Meeks Lauds Passage of Resolution Recognizing Low Presence of Minorities in the Financial Services Industry
Sept. 24, 2007 Recognizing the Low Presense of Minorities in the Financial Services Industry and Minorities and Women in Upper Level Positions of Management
Sept. 18, 2007 Reps. Meeks & Fossella's Bill to Enhance Competitiveness of U.S. Markets and Reverse Exodus of U.S. IPO's Passes Committee
Sept. 5, 2007 Third Annual African American Prostate Cancer Disparity Summit in the Nation's Capitol Supported by Congressman Gregory W. Meeks
Sept. 5, 2007 Hearing of the House Commitee on Financial Services Subject: Recent Events in the Credit and Mortgage Markets
Aug. 23, 2007 Congressman Meeks Welcomes Council Committee's Approval of Downtown Jamaica Rezoning Plan
Aug. 16, 2007 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Announces New Private/Public Partnership Aimed To Reduce Foreclosures In Southeast Queens
Aug. 8, 2007 Letter to Felipe Calderón, President of Mexico
Aug. 1, 2007 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks And the New York Delegation Sheppard the Terrorism Risk Insurance Extension Act Through the Financial Services Committee
July 27, 2007 Remarks by Ambasador Peter Allgeier
June 29, 2007 Letter To President of the United States George W. Bush
June 26, 2007 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Announces The House Financial Services Committee Passing of Financial Services Diversity Initiative (H.Con. Res.) 140
June 21, 2007 The Department Of State, Foreign Operations And Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2008
May 22, 2007 U.S. Trade Agreements
May 12, 2007 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Host Historical Citizenship Day
April 24, 2007 10,000 Teachers, 10 Million Minds Science And Math Scholarship Act
March 19, 2007 As Iraq War Enters its Fifth Year, Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Says Congress must Vote for a Change
March 13, 2007 Rep. Watson & Black Caucus Members Register Outrage Over Blatant Discrimination by Cherokee Nation
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