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Barbara Boxer's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Barbara Boxer
Office: U.S. Senate (CA) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Stewart; 2 Children: Doug, Nicole
Birth Date: 11/11/1940
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Greenbrae, CA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Small Business
July 16, 2014 Boxer, Schumer Announce GM Endorsement of Legislation to Ban Rental Car Companies from Renting or Selling Recalled Vehicles
July 15, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Net Neutrality
June 23, 2014 Senator Boxer's Statement on Supreme Court Decision on EPA's Authority to Control Carbon Pollution under the Clean Air Act
June 6, 2014 Chairman Boxer Reacts to Report to the President on Improving Chemical Safety and Security
June 4, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - NRC's Implementation of the Fukushima Near-Term Task Force Recommendations and other Actions to Enhance and Maintain Nuclear Safety
April 30, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary, United States Department of Housing and Urban Development - Consequences of Reverse Mortgages
April 30, 2014 Boxer Statement on Republicans Blocking Minimum Wage Increase for 28 Million Americans
April 29, 2014 Minimum Wage Fairness Act
April 7, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of Food and Drug Administration - Protect Consumers from False Advertising Claims by E-Cigarette Makers
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Dough McMillon, President and Chief Executive Officer, Walmart - Remove Tobacco Products from Stores
Jan. 7, 2014 Letter to Mike Feuer, Los Angeles City Attorney - Protecting the Health of University Park Residents
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman Federal Trade Commission - E-Cigarette Marketing Practices
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Max Baucus, Chair, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member, of the Senate Finance Committee - Clean Energy Tax Incentives Extension
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Mary Jo White, United States Securities and Exchange Commission
Aug. 12, 2013 Letter to CEO of Time Warner Cable Glenn Britt and CEO of CBS Corporation Leslie Moonves - Urges to Resolve Dispute
Aug. 1, 2013 Senator Boxer's Statement on Obama Administration's Announcement to Improve Chemical Safety and Security
July 31, 2013 Senator Boxer's Statement on Conclusion of TSCA Reform Hearing
July 30, 2013 Boxer Praises Committee Passage of Legislation to Ensure Safety of America's Rental Car Customers
July 30, 2013 Senator Boxer: Protecting Our Families from Unsafe Rental Cars
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary Arne Duncan, Department of Education, Chairwoman Edith Ramirez, Federal Trade Commission, and Director Richard Cordray, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Student Loans
July 11, 2013 Letter to Director Cordray and Acting Secretary Harris - Fees Associated with Prepaid "Payroll Cards"
June 19, 2013 Boxer, Grassley, Manchin, Tonko Introduce Bill to Curb Excessive Taxpayer-Funded Salaries for Government Contractors
May 9, 2013 Boxer Joins Colleagues to Introduce Bill to Protect Consumers from Unsafe Rental Cars
March 19, 2013 Senator Boxer Statement on NRC's Decision on Post-Fukushima Safety Requirements
March 9, 2013 Letter to the Chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission Allison M. Macfarlane - Safety Improvements for Nuclear Reactors
March 8, 2013 Senator Boxer's and Rep. Markey's Statement on NRC's Release of Mitsubishi Reports on Safety Issues at San Onofre Nuclear Plant
Feb. 12, 2013 Boxer Statement on President's State of the Union Address
Sept. 27, 2012 Senator Boxer: Improving Rental Car Safety
Sept. 27, 2012 Senators Announce Breakthrough Deal with Rental Car Companies to Keep Recalled Vehicles Off the Road
July 19, 2012 Boxer Statement on Republicans Blocking Bill to Keep Jobs in America
July 18, 2012 Bring Jobs Home Act--Motion to Proceed
July 10, 2012 Boxer Urges Senate to Pass Small Business Jobs and Tax Relief Act
July 2, 2012 Letter to Director David Kappos, United States Patent and Trademark Office Headquarters
June 26, 2012 Senator Boxer Lauds D.C. Appeals Court Decision to Uphold EPA's Landmark Efforts to Reduce Dangerous Carbon Pollution
June 5, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 16, 2012 Matt Rutherford's Solo Sail
March 26, 2012 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairman of the Appropriations Committee and Kay Bailey Hutchison, Ranking Member of the Appropriations Committee
March 23, 2012 Letter to Steve Largent, President and Chief Executive Officer of CTIA, The Wireless Association
March 22, 2012 Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act
Feb. 15, 2012 America's Infrastructure
Feb. 13, 2012 Boxer Lauds Cruise Industry Announcement Requiring Safety Drills on Cruise Ships Before They Leave Port
Oct. 12, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 11, 2011 Boxer Statement on Senate Vote on American Jobs Act
Sept. 23, 2011 Boxer Statement on House Republican Bill That Threatens Jobs and Disaster Relief
July 28, 2011 Schumer Introduces Bill that Would Ban Rental Car Companies from Renting Recalled Vehicles to Consumers
July 13, 2011 Boxer, Rockefeller Call for DOJ, SEC Investigation into Whether News Corporation Broke U.S. Laws in Phone Hacking Scandal
June 28, 2011 Senator Boxer: Fighting to Create Jobs
June 21, 2011 Economic Development Revitalization Act of 2011
June 21, 2011 EDA Reauthorization Would Have Created Jobs and Driven Economic Growth
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