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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
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
Nov. 16, 2012 Russia and Moldova Jackson-Vanik Repeal and Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act of 2012
Nov. 16, 2012 U.S. Representatives Gregory W. Meeks and Michael G. Grimm Applaud House Passage of Russia Trade and Human Rights Bill
Nov. 15, 2012 U.S. Rep Meeks Statement on the Rocket Attacks Against Israel
Oct. 9, 2012 U.S. Rep Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the September Jobs Numbers
Oct. 2, 2012 U.S. Rep Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Elections in the Republic of Georgia
Sept. 28, 2012 Letter To Artur Davis
Sept. 21, 2012 U.S. Services Sector
Sept. 21, 2012 Expressing Sense of House Toward Establishment of a Democratic and Prosperous Republic of Georgia
Sept. 19, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the Termination of USAID Programs in the Russian Federation
Sept. 14, 2012 Attacks Don't Signal Arab Spring Failure - Now is Not the Time to Pull Back
Sept. 14, 2012 The Hill - Attacks Don't Signal Arab Spring Failure - Now is Not the Time to Pull Back
Sept. 13, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Praises Federal Reserve's Actions
Sept. 13, 2012 Russia PNTR
Sept. 12, 2012 Congressman Gregory Meeks Statement Condemning the Attacks on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, and on the U.S. Embassy in Cairo, Egypt
Sept. 11, 2012 Statement of Congressman Gregory W. Meeks on the 11th Anniversary of 9/11
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
Aug. 23, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Praises United States Securities and Exchange Commission for Issuing Rule Designed to Combat Resource Curse
Aug. 22, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Urges United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon to Avoid Attending the Upcoming Non-Aligned Movement Conference to be Held in Tehran
Aug. 16, 2012 U.S. Rep Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the Selection of Paul Ryan as Governor Mitt Romney's Vice Presidential Running Mate
Aug. 2, 2012 Democrats Applaud Passage of Legislation to Extend Critical AGOA Provisions, Correct CAFTA Textile Provisions, and Renew Burma Sanctions
Aug. 1, 2012 Pro Football Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Act
July 19, 2012 Levin to Grant Russia Permanent Normal Trade Relations
July 18, 2012 We Need PNTR Now
July 18, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the U.S. Senate Finance Committee Voting Unanimously on Permanent Normal Trade Relations (PNTR) with Russia
July 12, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on President Barack Obama's Call to Extend the Middle Class Tax Cut
July 11, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Visits Local Service Members in the Kyrgyz Republic During Congressional Delegation to Central Asia
July 10, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
June 28, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Walks Out on House Vote to Hold Attorney General Holder in Contempt
June 28, 2012 Statement of Congressman Gregory W. Meeks on the Supreme Court Decision Upholding the Affordable Care Act
June 27, 2012 U.S. Rep Gregory W. Meeks Welcomes Supreme Court's Rejection of Three of Four Provisions of Arizona Immigration Law
June 7, 2012 Letter to Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives
May 22, 2012 Rep. Gregory W. Meeks Urges Congressional Action to Keep Student Loan Interest Rates Low
May 15, 2012 U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks, Keynotes the Unveiling of the Western Union Clearing House at the Jamaica Business Resource Center
May 15, 2012 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Importance of Preventing Iran from Acquiring a Nuclear Weapons Capability
May 3, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Reacts to President Obama's Plan for Afghanistan
April 26, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Save the Dream Coming to New York City
April 26, 2012 Meeks Named Co-Chair of Malaria Caucus
April 16, 2012 Raoul Wallenberg Centennial Celebration Act
April 16, 2012 Lena Horne Recognition Act
March 27, 2012 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
March 27, 2012 Hearing of the Europe and Eurasia Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Creating Jobs: Economic Opportunities in Europe and Eurasia
March 20, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the Export-Import Bank Vote in the Senate
March 15, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks on the Federal Reserve's March 2012 Stress Tests
March 8, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Votes in Favor of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act
March 6, 2012 Honoring the Life of Donald Payne
Feb. 17, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the Payroll Tax Extension Bill
Feb. 7, 2012 New York City Natural Gas Supply Enhancement Act
Feb. 3, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Votes Against FAA Reauthorization Bill that Would Hurt Workers Rights
Jan. 21, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks' Statement on Bill to Implement Mitt Romney's Idea to Benefit Women and Minorities
Jan. 12, 2012 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - First Director of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
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