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Tim Bishop's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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
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
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 4, 2014 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
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
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Oct. 5, 2012 Bishop Statement on 31st Consecutive Month of Private Sector Job Growth
Sept. 27, 2012 New Poll Shows Strong Opposition to GOP Plan to End Medicare as We Know It
Sept. 18, 2012 Governor Cuomo Announces Initiative to Help Long-Term Unemployed Individuals Find Jobs
May 4, 2012 Bishop Statement on 26th Consecutive Month of Private Sector Job Growth
May 1, 2012 Video Release: Federal Student Aid Event at Stony Brook University
April 27, 2012 Bishop Votes to Prevent Doubling of Student Loan Interest Rate
Dec. 20, 2011 Bishop Demands House Vote to Stop Middle Class Tax Hike
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Chairman Hal Rogers, Ranking Member Norm Dicks, Chairman Denny Rehberg and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro
Dec. 17, 2010 Middle Class Tax Cuts
Nov. 30, 2010 Unemployment Benefits
Nov. 30, 2010 Bishop Statement Supporting Unemployment Insurance Extension
July 22, 2010 Bishop Hails Passage of Unemployment Benefits Extension
April 16, 2010 Bishop Applauds Extension Of Benefits For Unemployed Americans And Prevention Of 21% Medicare Cut To Doctors
Dec. 17, 2009 Bishop Votes To Create Jobs On Long Island, Redirect Funds From Wall Street To Main Street
Nov. 6, 2009 Bishop Votes To Extend Homebuyers' Taz Credit, Business Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance
May 21, 2009 Durbin, Bishop Introduce Bill To Boost College Enrolment For Low-Income Students
May 21, 2009 Legislation to Make College More Accessible to Students at Low-Income Schools
Jan. 24, 2008 Bishop Praises Economic Stimulus Breakthrough
Jan. 22, 2008 Tax Rebate Relief
Oct. 24, 2007 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - The Growing Costs of the Iraq War
July 11, 2007 College Cost Reduction Act Of 2007
May 23, 2007 Honoring And Rewarding Our Troops For Their Valor And Sacrifice
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Nov. 2, 2005 Motion to Go to Conference on H.R. 2862, Science, State, Justice, Commerce, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
Oct. 21, 2005 Bishop Announces Win in Effort to Save American Jobs
Sept. 29, 2005 Threatened and Endangered Species Recovery Act of 2005
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Working Americans
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