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Al Green's Public Statements

Full Name: Al Green
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Birth Date: 09/01/1947
Birth Place: New Orleans, LA
Home City: Houston, TX
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Oct. 8, 2013 Congressman Al Green Arrested While Protesting Inaction on Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Oct. 5, 2013 Congressman Al Green Supports Bill to Retroactively Pay Federal Workers After the Resolution of the Government Shutdown
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 3, 2013 Constitutional But Unconscionable
Oct. 1, 2013 Congressman Al Green Announces New Affordable Health Insurance Options Begin Today for Millions of Texans
Oct. 1, 2013 Congressman Al Green's Statement on the GOP Government Shutdown
Oct. 1, 2013 Harder Yet May be the Fight
Sept. 28, 2013 Waiving Requirement of Clause 6(a) of Rule XIII with Respect to Consideration of Certain Resolutions Reported from the Committee on Rules and Relating to Consideration of Senate Amendment to H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
Sept. 25, 2013 Congressman Al Green Speaks at the Fisher House II Dedication Ceremony at the Michael DeBakey VA Medical Center
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clean Increase in Debt Ceiling
Sept. 23, 2013 64 Members of Congress, Led by Congressman Dan Kildee, Call on Iran to Release Amir Hekmati As U.N. General Assembly Starts
Aug. 28, 2013 Congressman Al Green Has Full Day of Veterans-Related Events
Aug. 24, 2013 Congressman Al Green Marches in the National Action to Realize the Dream March at the Lincoln Memorial
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Rick Perry, Governor of Texas - Civilian Furloughs
Aug. 2, 2013 Department of Justice Adds New Categories to Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program, based on the Recommendation of Congressman Al Green
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
July 31, 2013 Houston Chronicle - Rep. Al Green Proposes to Help Housing Applicants Who Don't Meet Credit History Standards
July 30, 2013 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 24, 2013 Congressman Al Green Introduces FHA Alternative Credit Pilot Program Reauthorization Act of 2013 and the FHA In-Person Servicing Improvement Act of 2013
July 22, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus
July 18, 2013 Congressman Dan Kildee Urges U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to Act Swiftly on the Release of Former Marine and Flint Native Held Captive in Iran
July 17, 2013 Congressman Al Green's Statement on the Senate Confirmation of Richard Cordray as the Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
July 12, 2013 Congressman Al Green's Statement on the Announcement of the Resignation of Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
June 28, 2013 Human Rights Are Birthrights
June 27, 2013 The Voting Rights Act
June 26, 2013 Congressman Al Green Reacts to the Supreme Court Ruling the Defense of Marriage Act Unconstitutional
June 25, 2013 Congressman Al Green Reacts to the Supreme Court Striking Down Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965
June 13, 2013 Congressman Al Green Introduces the Transportation for Heroes Act of 2013 in the House of Representatives
June 12, 2013 Swap Jurisdiction Certainty Act
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 24, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of the Department of Defense - Protection of Military Communities in Texas
May 24, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of U.S. Department of Defense - ENC Military Bases
May 16, 2013 Letter to Senator Reid and Senator McConnell - Confirmation of Tom Perez
May 15, 2013 Homes for Heroes Act of 2013
May 15, 2013 Congressman Al Green's Homes For Heroes Act of 2013 Passes the House Of Representatives
May 14, 2013 Letter to Samuel Ginn, First Responder Network Authority - FirstNet
May 1, 2013 CAPAC Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
April 23, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Civilian Furloughs
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Job Corps Program Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson - National Endowment for the Arts Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston, Ranking Member DeLauro, Chairman Latham, Ranking Member Pastor - Programs that Aim to Eliminate Poverty Funding
April 18, 2013 On The Tragic Boston Marathon Bombing
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
April 17, 2013 Congressman Al Green's Statement on the "Gang of Eight" Senate Immigration Bill
April 12, 2013 Letter to Seth Harris, Acting Secretary of Labor - Reduction of On Board Strength
April 11, 2013 The Housing Fairness Act
April 8, 2013 Congressman Al Green Speaks at the OCA-Greater Houston's Press Conference to Denounce Attacks on Immigrant Family Reunification
April 1, 2013 Defender - Should Blacks Support Immigration Reform?
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