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Edward Kennedy, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Edward 'Ted' M. Kennedy, Sr.
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Victoria Reggie; 3 Children: Kara, Edward Jr., Patrick; 2 Stepchildren: Curan Raclin, Caroline Raclin
Birth Date: 02/22/1932
Birth Place: Boston, MA
Home City: Hyannis Port, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Poverty
Issue Position: Minimum Wage
April 9, 2009 Kennedy, Kerry Announce $23 Million For Child Care in Massachusetts
March 25, 2009 Kennedy-Pallone-Dingell Open Doors of Opportunity by Helping Individuals Overcome Barriers to Independence
Jan. 9, 2009 Kennedy on Declining Job Numbers
Nov. 20, 2008 Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008--Motion to Proceed
Oct. 3, 2008 Kennedy Spokesman on Declining Job Numbers
Sept. 17, 2008 As Economy Struggles and Unemployment Rates Rise, Senators Seek to Extend Unemployment Insurance to Those Hit Hardest by the Bush Economy
Aug. 1, 2008 Kennedy Spokesman on Declining Job Numbers
July 24, 2008 Kennedy on Minimum Wage Increase
May 2, 2008 Kennedy on Job Losses
April 21, 2008 Kennedy On Schwarzenegger Letter Urging Extension Of Unemployment Insurance
April 2, 2008 U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee Hearing - The Economic Outlook
Feb. 22, 2008 Kennedy, Patrick, Sec. Leavitt Discuss Medicaid Waiver Renewal
Jan. 22, 2008 Kennedy on Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Jan. 22, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 22, 2008 Kennedy on Economic Stimulus
Jan. 16, 2008 Press Conference with Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) and Senator Edward Kennedy (D-MA)
Jan. 16, 2008 Kennedy Fights for Working Americans
Nov. 20, 2007 Kennedy, Kerry, Colleagues Call on Administration to Release Low Income Heating Oil Assistance
Nov. 20, 2007 Letter to President George W. Bush, Re: Release $20 Million in Contingency Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funds
Nov. 6, 2007 Kennedy, Kerry Call on Administration to Release Heating Oil from Reserve
Aug. 3, 2007 Kennedy: Today's Job Numbers Demonstrate The Need for Modernizing Our Unemployment Insurance Program
July 26, 2007 Kennedy, Snowe, Rockfeller, Warner, CantwellIntroduce Unemployment Insurance Modernization Act
July 26, 2007 Kennedy, Snowe, Rockfeller, Warner, CantwellIntroduce Unemployment Insurance Modernization Act
July 25, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
July 24, 2007 Today America Gets A Raise
July 23, 2007 Minimum Wage Increase
July 23, 2007 Kennedy: Tomorrow America Gets A Raise
July 10, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
July 10, 2007 Kennedy, Harkin, Dingell and Pallone Open Doors of Opportunity by Helping Individuals Overcome Barriers to Independence
July 10, 2007 Kennedy On Community Services And Support
June 19, 2007 Employee Free Choice Act
June 18, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, Committee on Agriculture and The Honorable Saxby Chambliss, Ranking Republican Member
May 26, 2007 Kennedy On The Increase In The Minimum Wage
May 24, 2007 Kennedy On Minimum Wage Passage In Iraq Supplemental
May 24, 2007 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations
April 25, 2007 Kennedy Delivers Remarks On Poverty In America At The Center For American Progress
April 23, 2007 Kennedy Applauds Minimal Wage Deal
March 27, 2007 Kennedy To Offer Minimum Wage Amendment To The Supplemental
Feb. 28, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Kent Conrad, Chairman Senate Budget Committee and The Honorable Judd Gregg, Ranking Member Senate Banking Committee
Feb. 15, 2007 Kennedy, Waxman, Cornyn, And Davis Introduce Tobacco Legislation
Feb. 1, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
Feb. 1, 2007 Kennedy Praises Passage Of Fair Minimum Wage Act
Feb. 1, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
Jan. 31, 2007 Kennedy On The Minimum Wage: Republicans Delay While Working Families Wait For A Raise
Jan. 30, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
Jan. 30, 2007 Increasing The Minimum Wage
Jan. 30, 2007 After A Successful Vote To Move Forward On The Minimum Wage--Kennedy, Colleagues Join Religious Leaders To Push For Final Passage
Jan. 29, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
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