Representative Al Green's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Al Green
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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4/09/14 Congressman Al Green Attends Memorial Ceremony to Honor the Fallen and Wounded at Fort Hood 4/08/14 What You Don't Know Can Hurt You 4/07/14 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - No Fly Lists 4/04/14 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health 4/04/14 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 4/02/14 The Shooting at the Fort Hood Army Base 4/02/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer 4/01/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams 3/31/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act 3/31/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security of the House Appropriations Committee - Eliminate Immigrant Detention Bed Quota 3/28/14 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Chairman of Committee on Financial Services - Waters, Green Raise Concerns over CFPB Hearing 3/27/14 Letter to President Barack Obama - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan 3/27/14 In Honor of Women's History Month 3/27/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act 3/24/14 Letter to Inspector General Mark Bialek, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System - Review of Employment Practices at CFPB, Financial Regulators 3/20/14 Congressman Al Green Joins Congressional Colleagues at Homeland Security Field Hearing on Human Trafficking at Texas Southern University 3/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination 3/17/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs 3/14/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation 3/13/14 Congressman Al Green Applauds Senate for Bipartisan Passage of Flood Insurance Reform Legislation 3/10/14 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military 3/06/14 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - Changes to Affordable Care Act Enrollment Process 3/06/14 Congressman Al Green Joins HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius at a Press Conference on Health Coverage Enrollment Efforts in the Faith-Based Community 3/06/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind 2/27/14 Consumer Financial Protection Safety and Soundness Improvement Act of 2013 2/19/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget 2/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education 2/15/14 Congressman Al Green Joins Local Leaders and Community Health Care Groups in Houston at Affordable Care Act Enrollment Events 2/15/14 Congressman Al Green Joins Local Leaders and Community Health Care Groups in Houston at Affordable Care Act Enrollment Events 2/14/14 Congressman Al Green Joins HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and Democratic Members of the Houston Congressional Delegation at a Press Conference on Affordable Health Coverage in Houston 2/11/14 Congressman Al Green Introduces Resolutions to Recognize Black History Month and Honor the NAACP on its 105th Anniversary 2/11/14 Congressman Al Green Introduces Resolutions to Recognize Black History Month and Honor the NAACP on its 105th Anniversary 2/06/14 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Chairman House Financial Services Committee, and John Campbell, Chairman House Financial Services Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade - Hearing on Export-Import Bank 1/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget 1/30/14 Letter to Dave Camp, Chairman of the Committee on Ways and Means, and Sander Levin, Ranking Member of the Committee on Ways and Means - State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Extension 1/17/14 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel 1/16/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation 1/14/14 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Cammittee Chairman of the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee - Call for Series of Hearings Focused on Poverty 1/10/14 Letter to Janet Yellen, Vice Chair Federal Reserve Board of Governors - The Future of Community Banks 1/10/14 Congressman Al Green Requests Postmaster General Reconsider Plan to Relocate Historic Southmore Station Post Office 1/10/14 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic 1/09/14 It is Time to Raise the Wage 1/08/14 Letter to Mary Jo White, Chair SEC Mark Wetjen, Acting Chair CFTC Martin Gruenberg, Chair FDIC Thomas Curry, Director OCC Ben Bernanke, Chair FRB - Regulators to Provide Targeted Volcker Relief to Community Banks 1/07/14 Letter to Hal Rogers, Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, and Richard Shelby, Vice Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations - Assist FDA 12/20/13 Congressman Al Green Applauds Local Community Health Clinics Awarded Funds from HHS to Enroll Uninsured Texans in the New Health Insurance Marketplaces 12/18/13 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman Federal Trade Commission - FTC to Review Marketing Practices of Consumer Reporting Agencies 12/16/13 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Rajiv Shah, Administrator, Agency for International Development - Typhoon Recovery 12/11/13 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance 12/08/13 Congressman Al Green Fasts for a Day in Solidarity for Comprehensive Immigration Reform 12/06/13 Filipino Community Town Hall Meeting on Recent Congressional Delegation to the Philippines