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Tim Bishop's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Timothy 'Tim' H. Bishop
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic, Independence, Working Families for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kathryn; 2 Children: Molly, Meghan
Birth Date: 06/01/1950
Birth Place: Southampton, NY
Home City: Southampton, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
June 5, 2014 Reps. Israel & Bishop Announce Legislation to Allow Merchant Marine Academy to Remain Open During Government Shutdown
Feb. 28, 2013 Recognizing the Importance of STEM Education
May 29, 2012 Bishop Statement on New York's Waiver from Requirements of No Child Left Behind
July 19, 2011 Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011
May 24, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1216, Repealing Mandatory Funding for Graduate Medical Education
Feb. 15, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1, Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011, and Waiving Requirement of Clause 6(a) of Rule XIII With Respect to Consideration of Certain Resolutions
Jan. 25, 2011 Bishop Statement on State of the Union Address
Dec. 22, 2010 Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvements Act of 2010
Aug. 24, 2010 Bishop Announces Nearly $700 Million in Education Aid for New York
Aug. 16, 2010 Bishop State Delegation Demand Fair Share for Li Schools
Aug. 13, 2010 Fighting For Long Island Schools
Aug. 10, 2010 Bishop Votes to Keep Teachers in School, Cops on the Beat
May 1, 2010 A Call for $23 Billion Teacher Jobs Fund
March 25, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of Senate Amendments To H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
Sept. 16, 2009 Student Aid And Fiscal Responsibility Act Of 2009
May 21, 2009 Hearing of the House Education and Labor Committee - "Increasing Student Aid Through Loan Reform"
May 20, 2009 Recovery Act Funds Kept School Budgets Afloat
April 28, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of Conference Report On S. Con. Res. 13, Concurrent Resolution On The Budget For Fiscal Year 2010
Sept. 26, 2008 Bishop Votes to Provide Funding for Troops, Veterans, Home Heating, and Education
July 31, 2008 Providing for Consideration of Conference Report on H.R. 4137, Higher Education Opportunity Act
July 31, 2008 Bishop Votes to Improve College Access and Affordability
July 30, 2008 Extension of Programs Under the Higher Education Act of 1965
May 20, 2008 Higher Education Extension
March 12, 2008 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2009
Feb. 7, 2008 College Opportunity and Affordability Act of 2007
Nov. 14, 2007 Conference Report on H.R. 1429, Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act of 2007
Nov. 13, 2007 College Cost Reduction and Access Act Technical Amendments of 2007
May 2, 2007 Improving Head Start Act Of 2007
March 20, 2007 Letter: To Dave Obey, Chairman, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; James Walsh, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Labor, H
Sept. 27, 2006 Third Higher Education Extension Act Of 2006
Sept. 6, 2006 Letter to Committee on Education and the Workforce Chairman Howard P. McKeon
June 21, 2006 Second Higher Education Extension Act of 2006
April 4, 2006 Recognizing the Benefits and Importance of School-Based Music Education
April 3, 2006 Bishop: Education Shortfall Costs 1st District Taxpayers Over $33 Million
March 28, 2006 College Access and Opportunity Act
March 14, 2006 HIgher Education Extension Act of 2006
March 8, 2006 A Fundamentally Incompatible Strategy on Education
March 2, 2006 The President's 2007 Budget
Feb. 14, 2006 Hearing: Members' Day
Feb. 14, 2006 Committee on Budget
Nov. 17, 2005 Announcement by the Speaker Pro Tempore
Nov. 3, 2005 Misplaced Priorities
June 24, 2005 H.R. 3010, Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2006
June 24, 2005 Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
March 1, 2005 Hearing of House Committee on Education and the Workforce:Enforcement of Federal Anti-Fraud Laws in for-Profit Education
Sept. 9, 2004 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
April 1, 2004 Employment Problems in America
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Working Americans
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