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Peter Shumlin's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Peter Elliott Shumlin
Office: Governor (VT), Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for Governor
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Deborah; 2 Children: Olivia, Rebecca
Birth Date: 03/24/1956
Birth Place: Putney, VT
Home City: Putney, VT
Date Title
May 10, 2014 Creating Opportunity
Jan. 15, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Outlines Balanced Budget that Promotes Job Growth and Protects Vulnerable Vermonters
Jan. 8, 2014 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Speaker John Boehner, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Emergency Unemployment Compensation Program
Dec. 30, 2013 Gov. Shumlin Outlines Anti-Poverty Initiatives
Oct. 24, 2013 Gov. Shumlin, Emergency Board Approve an Additional $2.1 Million for LIHEAP
July 1, 2013 Governor Shumlin Announces Early Payment of UI Trust Fund Loan
June 26, 2013 Gov. Shumlin Highlights Unemployment Insurance Relief to Businesses Hit by Tropical Storm Irene
April 19, 2013 Gov. Peter Shumlin's Statement on Vermont's Unemployment Rate for March
April 10, 2013 Gov. Shumlin: Vermont's Unemployment Rate Among Nations Lowest
Feb. 9, 2012 Shumlin Signs 'I am Vermont Strong' License Plate Bill
Dec. 27, 2011 Gov. Shumlin: State Will Supplement Heating Assistance for Low-Income Vermonters
Dec. 15, 2011 Gov. Malloy Joins 15 Other Governors to Urge Extension of Unemployment Compensation
Dec. 13, 2011 Associated Press - N.E. Governors Say They Can't Fill Heating Aid Gap
Nov. 11, 2011 Gov. Shumlin, Bipartisan Governors Call on Congress for Heating Assistance
Nov. 2, 2011 Gov. Shumlin Directs $13.5 Million to Fuel Assistance for Low-Income Vermonters
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Congressional Leadership
April 5, 2011 Gov. Shumlin joins other Governors in opposing Medicaid spending shift
March 10, 2011 Gov. Shumlin Comments on Drop in Unemployment Rate
Feb. 23, 2011 Gov. Shumlin Statement on Jobs Bill for Vermont Veterans
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