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John Kerry's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: John Forbes Kerry
Office: U.S. Secretary of State, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/29/2013
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Teresa Heinz; 2 Children: Alexandra, Vanessa; 3 Stepchildren: John, Andre, Christopher
Birth Date: 12/11/1943
Birth Place: Aurora, CO
Home City: Boston, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
June 12, 2014 World Day Against Child Labor
Jan. 29, 2014 Remarks at the 15th Annual Awards for Corporate Excellence
Oct. 30, 2013 Opening Remarks at National Work and Family Month Event
June 12, 2013 2013 World Day Against Child Labor: "No" to Child Labor in Domestic Work
June 27, 2012 Worcester Fire Department Receives $2.7 million, Saves 17 Firefighter Jobs for 2 Years
June 19, 2012 Kerry, Brown, McGovern, Keating, Lynch: Massachusetts Wins $1.5 Mil for Homeless Vets Job Training
June 5, 2012 Paycheck Fairness Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
June 5, 2012 Kerry: Republican Filibuster Stifles Equal Pay Debate
May 14, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Nov. 8, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Oct. 21, 2011 The Wall Street Journal - The Case for the President's Jobs Act
Sept. 14, 2011 Kerry, Bingaman Bill Would Dramatically Increase Retirement Savings
June 21, 2011 Kerry Supports NLRB Rule Defending Workers' Rights
March 8, 2011 Presidential Leadership
March 3, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 31, 2011 Kerry Lauds Obama Start-Up Plan as Major Job Creator
Jan. 26, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Sept. 15, 2010 White House Endorses Kerry, McDermott Legislation to Close Tax Loophole That Hurts Workers and Businesses
March 9, 2010 Republicans Block Murray-Kerry Amendment That Would Save 100,000 Jobs for Struggling Parents, Create 500,000 Jobs for Young People Across the Country
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Chairman Baucus
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter To Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Finance Chairman, Max Baucus
Dec. 15, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 27, 2009 Senate Passes Kerry-Chambliss Legislation Honoring Post-9/11 National Guard and Reserve Members
July 9, 2009 Kennedy, Kerry, Frank Release Statement Following Meeting with ATK CEO Dan Murphy
April 20, 2009 Kennedy, Kerry Announce $54.2 Million for Unemployment Insurance in Massachusetts
March 10, 2009 Kennedy, Kerry and Massachusetts Congressional Delegation Announce $125 Million in Funding For Massachusetts Priorities
Feb. 4, 2009 Letter to Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner
Jan. 7, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Oct. 2, 2008 Tax Treatment of Employer-Provided Cell Phones
Sept. 26, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 14, 2008 Public Safety Employer-Employee Cooperation Act of 2007
April 21, 2008 Letter to Mr. Richard Anderson, Chief Executive Officer, Delta Air Lines, Inc. and Mr. Doug Steenland, Chief Executive Officer, Northwest Airlines
April 9, 2008 Kerry, Kennedy, Frank, McGovern Announce $1M for Workers Hurt By Fall River Plant Closing
Oct. 29, 2007 Letter to Charles Ward, Chief Executive Officer
Oct. 18, 2007 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 26, 2007 Kerry: Minimum Wage Hike is Good For Small Business Growth
July 24, 2007 Kerry on Minimum Wage Increase
May 22, 2007 Kerry Focuses on Expanding Minority Entrepreneurship Opportunities
June 21, 2006 John Kerry: Washington Out of Touch with Millions of Americans Trying to Make Ends Meet
March 1, 2006 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Small Business ands Entrepreneurship on Nomination of Eric M. Thorson to be Inspector General of SBA
Oct. 15, 2004 Milwaukee Area Technical College
Oct. 8, 2004 Statement from John Kerry on September Employment Report
Sept. 24, 2004 Letter to Mr. Glenn Tilton, Chair of United Airlines
Sept. 3, 2004 Statement of John Kerry on New Jobs Numbers
April 20, 2004 Kerry Statement on the Release of the Bush Overtime Rule
Feb. 20, 2004 Kerry Says Bush Credibility Gap Widens On Jobs
Feb. 12, 2004 Statement from John Kerry and PA Treasurer Barbara Hafer on George Bush's Trip to Pennsylvania
Jan. 28, 2004 Pension Funding Equity Act of 2003
Jan. 11, 2004 NBC Meet the Press Transcript
Jan. 6, 2004 Kerry Statement on Bush Overtime Policy
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