Representative Timothy 'Tim' H. Bishop's Public Statements


Full Name: Timothy 'Tim' H. Bishop
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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Issue Position: Making Quality Health Care Affordable Issue Position: Creating Jobs and Expanding the Economy Issue Position: Fighting for Seniors Issue Position: Keeping Our Promises to Veterans Issue Position: Gas Prices Issue Position: Protecting Long Island's Middle-Class Families Issue Position: Environment Issue Position: Economic Recovery 7/02/14 Connecticut Congressional Delegation, Members Of New York Delegation Call For Repeal Of Law Compelling Sale Of Plum Island, Enabling Preservation Of Environmental Treasure 7/01/14 Statement on the Murders of Israeli Teens 6/30/14 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Richard Shelby, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Harold Rogers, Chairman of the House of Representatives on Appropriations, and Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations - Plum Island 6/27/14 Standing At Stony Brook's Calverton Business Incubator, Gillibrand, Bishop Announce Bill To Bring High-Tech Innovation To The Marketplace 6/26/14 Lowering Gasoline Prices to Fuel an America That Works Act of 2014 6/24/14 Bishop Hails Opening of Burn Pit Registery 6/20/14 Schumer, Bishop: FAA has Agreed to Renew Successful and Groundbreaking Over-the-Water North Shore Helicopter Route for Two Years - Rule was Due to Expire in Early August 6/20/14 Schumer, Bishop: Two Year Extension Critical Step In Achieving Permanent Over-Water Route for All North Shore Communities 6/18/14 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015 6/17/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers 6/13/14 Newsday- Lawmakers: Northport VA Wait-Time Discrepancies Should Be Explained 6/12/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei 6/10/14 WRRDA Signed into Law 6/10/14 WRRDA Signed Into Law 6/09/14 Bishop Attends White House Signing of Memo Aimed at Increasing College Affordability 6/06/14 Schumer, Gillibrand, Bishop Announce Over $5 Million in Federal Funding For Brookhaven Calabro Airport and Long Island Macarthur Airport 6/05/14 Reps. Israel & Bishop Announce Legislation to Allow Merchant Marine Academy to Remain Open During Government Shutdown 6/02/14 Bishop Statement On FIMI Biological Opinion Release 6/02/14 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Bring the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act to a Vote 5/30/14 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015 5/30/14 Bishop Attends White House Event Highlighting Need to Address Student Athlete Concussions 5/29/14 Letter to Jeb Hearsling, Chairman of the Committee on Financial Services and Maxine Waters, Ranking Member of the Committee on Finacial Services--Larsen Calls for Hearing on Bereaved Borrowers' Bill of Rights 5/29/14 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations 5/27/14 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Audit Concerns 5/27/14 Bishop, Schumer Call on FAA to Renew and Expand North Shore Helicopter Route 5/22/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits 5/21/14 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014 5/15/14 Bishop Applauds Agreement of Bipartisan Water Infrastructure and Jobs Bill 5/06/14 Bishop, Advocates Highlight Legislation Aimed at Protecting Student Borrowers 4/30/14 Holocaust Remembrance Week Statement 4/30/14 Bishop: Army Corps Releases Final Survey for Mattituck Inlet Project 4/29/14 A Little Breathing Room for Those Affected by Superstorm Sandy 4/28/14 Bishop Urges Local Groups to Apply for Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program 4/28/14 Statement on Workers Memorial Day 4/28/14 Bishop's Push for FEMA Extension Successful 4/25/14 Rep. Gregory W. Meeks Leads a New York Congressional Delegation Letter to HUD on Sandy Funding 4/25/14 American Farmland Trust Report Highlights New Funding Opportunities to Help Long Island Farmers Protect Clean Water 4/25/14 Bishop Reminds Local Groups to Submit Applications for Specialty Crop Block Grant Program 4/24/14 Letter to W. Craig Fugate, Administrator of Federal Emergency Management Agency - National Flood Insurance Program Submission Deadline Extension 4/24/14 Bishop Calls on Private Lenders to Change Student Loan Practices 4/23/14 Letter to Carolyn Hessler-Radelet, Acting Director, Peace Corps - Peace Corps and Sexual Assault 4/22/14 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of United States Department of Housing and Urban Development - Department of Housing and Urban Development Rebuilding Budget