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Tim Bishop's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
Aug. 12, 2014 Rep. Bishop Receives NARAL Pro-Choice New York Endorsement and Launches the Woman to Woman Phone Bank
Aug. 4, 2014 Reps. Israel & Bishop Join Islip Supervisor Nolan at MacArthur Airport to Urge Congress to Get Back to Work, End the FAA Shutdown
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 21, 2014 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014
May 15, 2014 Bishop Applauds Agreement of Bipartisan Water Infrastructure and Jobs Bill
April 28, 2014 Statement on Workers Memorial Day
April 2, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2575, Save American Workers Act of 2014
March 1, 2014 Newsletter - Tim Bishop
Feb. 26, 2014 Bishop, Miller Take Action to Give Millions of Americans a Raise
Feb. 26, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3865, Stop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act of 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2804, All Economic Regulations are Transparent Act of 2014; and Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules
Oct. 17, 2013 E-Newsletter: Bipartisan Deal to End Shutdown and Avoid Default
Aug. 8, 2013 Bishop Hails Cancellation of Six Furlough Days for 106th Rescue Wing Employees
July 29, 2013 Bishop, Military Technicians Slam Sequestration Furloughs at 106th Rescue Wing
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
May 9, 2013 Bishop Bill Gives Fathers of Deceased or Disabled Service Members Receive Federal Job Preference
May 8, 2013 Working Families Flexibility Act of 2013
April 17, 2013 The Hill - Stem Careers Offer Bright Futures
Feb. 5, 2013 Bishop Marks 20th Anniversary of Family and Medical Leave Act
Sept. 21, 2012 Why the House Should Stay in Washington
Sept. 18, 2012 Governor Cuomo Announces Initiative to Help Long-Term Unemployed Individuals Find Jobs
Sept. 7, 2012 Bishop Statement on 30th Consecutive Month of Private Sector Job Growth
Aug. 3, 2012 Bishop Statement on 29th Consecutive Month of Private Sector Job Growth
May 10, 2012 Bishop's Ban on USAID Outsourcing Programs Added to Spending Bill
April 11, 2012 Bipartisan Letter to US Trade Representative on Data Security Beaches in Overseas Call Centers
April 11, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative
April 2, 2012 Bishop, Grimm Announce Bipartisan Bill to Fight Outsourcing of Call Center Jobs Tops 100 Cosponsors
Feb. 3, 2012 Fighting for Middle Class Jobs
Feb. 1, 2012 Washington Post - Proposed Jobs Bill Would Target Foreign Outsourcing by U.S. Companies
Jan. 25, 2012 Bishop Hails President's Focus on American Jobs
Dec. 20, 2011 Bishop Demands House Vote to Stop Middle Class Tax Hike
Dec. 9, 2011 The Bishop Bulletin: How I Spoke to Over 10,500 Constituents Last Night
Dec. 7, 2011 Bishop Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Cut Off Taxpayer Dollars for Call Center Outsourcers
Dec. 6, 2011 Bishop Hails Bipartisan New York Tax Reform as Model for Washington
Dec. 5, 2011 Reps. Bishop & Israel Join with Business Owners to Demand Congressional Action on Payroll Tax Cut
Oct. 5, 2011 GOP Proposal to Roll Back Protections will Put Workers in Unnecessary Danger
Sept. 15, 2011 Protecting Jobs From Government Interference Act
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
March 3, 2011 Bishop Vote A Lifeline for Small Business Job Creators
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 8, 2011 Bishop Hosts Small Business Forum on Regulatory Reform and Job Creation
Jan. 25, 2011 Bishop Continues to Fight Against Taxpayer Subsidies for Outsourcing
Dec. 17, 2010 Bishop Votes for Middle Class Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Extension
Dec. 10, 2010 Bishop Pushes Social Security COLA for Tax Cut Package
Oct. 1, 2010 Companies Must Disclose Overseas Call Centers Under Bishop Bill
June 29, 2010 Bishop Introduces Bill to Fight Outsourcing and Tax Evasion
May 1, 2010 A Call for $23 Billion Teacher Jobs Fund
April 30, 2009 BIshop Introduces Bill to Protect Workers in Dangerous Workplaces
Feb. 13, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of Conference Report On H.R. 1, American Recovery And Reinvestment Act Of 2009
Feb. 9, 2009 Airline Flight Crew Technical Corrections Act
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