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Joe Lieberman's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Joseph 'Joe' I. Lieberman
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Hadassah Freilich; 4 Children: Matthew, Rebecca, Ethan, Hana
Birth Date: 02/24/1942
Birth Place: Stamford, CT
Home City: Stamford, CT
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Restore Funding for LIHEAP
Dec. 3, 2012 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader - Unemployment Insurance Programs
Oct. 11, 2012 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Restore Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funds
July 25, 2012 Fox News "Your World with Cavuto" - Transcript
May 9, 2012 Delegation Members Announce $1.1 Million to Help Disadvantaged Students in Connecticut Pursue a College Education
March 14, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Raising the Bar for Congress: Reform Proposals for the 21st Century
Jan. 19, 2012 Connecticut Delegation Announces Release of LIHEAP Funds
Dec. 17, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate & The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Republican Leader, United States Senate
Nov. 23, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Daniel Inouye, Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriations
Aug. 4, 2010 Lieberman Statement On FMAP And Teacher Funding Vote
July 21, 2010 Lieberman Praises Senate Vote On Unemployment Benefits Extension
Jan. 7, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - LIHEAP
Nov. 3, 2009 VA Hospital In Marion, IL
Sept. 30, 2009 Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus and Ranking Member Charles Grassley
Sept. 11, 2009 Hearing Of Senate Committee On Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs - Follow the Money: An Update on Stimulus Spending, Transparency, and Fraud Prevention
Sept. 10, 2009 Lieberman, Collins Underscore Need For Speed, Fraud Protection Vis A Vis Recovery Spending
May 6, 2009 Press Conference With Senator George Voinovich And Senator joseph Lieberman
Feb. 13, 2009 Lieberman Announces Over $2.9 Billion for Connecticut in Final Recovery Bill
Jan. 16, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, Presidential Candidate of the United States - Medicaid Assistance
Nov. 14, 2008 Letter To Kerry Weems, Acting Administratior, Centers For Medicare and Medicaid Services
Nov. 20, 2007 Letter to President George W. Bush, Re: Release $20 Million in Contingency Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funds
June 18, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, Committee on Agriculture and The Honorable Saxby Chambliss, Ranking Republican Member
June 18, 2007 Letter to Senator Max Baucus, Chairman, Senate Finance Committee and Senator Charles Grassley, Ranking Member, Senate Finance Committee
Feb. 28, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Kent Conrad, Chairman Senate Budget Committee and The Honorable Judd Gregg, Ranking Member Senate Budget Committee
Sept. 29, 2006 Letter to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Mark B. McClellan
Sept. 28, 2006 Vote Explanation
Aug. 4, 2006 Lieberman Lauds Failure of "Poison-Pill" Budget Busting Tax Relief and Minimum Wage Act
June 21, 2006 Lieberman Supports Increase in Minimum Wage
Feb. 15, 2006 Lieberman: Bush Budget Will Harm Hispanic Families
Sept. 15, 2005 Making Appropriations for Science, the Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce, and Related Agencies for Fiscal Year 2006 Continued
Sept. 9, 2005 Making Appropriations for Science, the Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce, and Related Agencies for Fiscal Year 2006-- Continued
May 18, 2005 Dodd, Lieberman Support Bill to Increase Minimum Wage
May 18, 2005 Dodd, Lieberman Support Bill to Increase Minimum Wage: Senators co-sponsor legislation to raise minimum wage to $7.25 an hour
Dec. 12, 2003 Letter to Majority Leader Bill Frist, Minority Leader Tom Daschle, Finance Committee Chair Charles Grassley, and Ranking Member Max Baucus
Nov. 11, 2003 Letter to Mr. Charles Louis Kincannon, Director of U.S. Census Bureau
Nov. 11, 2003 Letter to Director of the U.S. Census Bureau Charles Louis Kincannon
Sept. 3, 2003 Lieberman Statement On Poverty Figures
June 17, 2003 Fighting Poverty, Creating Opportunity
Oct. 31, 2000 CNN Larry King Live Transcript
July 13, 2000 Tax Incentives for Developing Low-Income Communities
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