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Jay Rockefeller IV's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: John 'Jay' D. Rockefeller IV
Office: U.S. Senate (WV) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/1984
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sharon; 4 Children: John, Valerie, Charles, Justin
Birth Date: 06/18/1937
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Charleston, WV
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
June 3, 2014 Rockefeller, Warren Introduce Legislation to Protect Employees and Retirees from Unfair Benefit Cuts
May 28, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce $1 Million to Assess Clean Up and Redevelop West Virginia Communities
May 16, 2014 Rockefeller Participates in Hazelton Prison Employee Appreciation Day
April 7, 2014 Rockefeller Statement on Equal Pay Day
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Black Lung Claims Process
Jan. 29, 2014 Rockefeller Statement on Fifth Anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Jan. 16, 2014 Rockefeller Says Government Funding Package Will Create Jobs, Opportunities in WV
Jan. 15, 2014 Rockefeller Statement on Strengthening Advanced Manufacturing
Nov. 13, 2013 Rockefeller: We Must Prioritize Investments that Create Jobs or Risk Losing our Competitiveness
Nov. 4, 2013 Rockefeller Statement on Senate Action on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act
Sept. 26, 2013 Rockefeller, Rahall, Manchin Announce Education Grant for Job Training and Placement
Sept. 5, 2013 Promises Made, Promises Kept: Rockefeller Continues to Push for Black Lung Protetions
Aug. 30, 2013 Blog: Celebrating Labor Day: A Proud History of Standing Up for American Workers
July 30, 2013 Rockefeller Votes to Protect American Workers, Supports Confirmation of NLRB Nominees
May 16, 2013 Letter to Major Retailers - Safety in Garment Industry
April 24, 2013 Statements On Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 27, 2013 Rockefeller Calls for Broad Approach to Safety
Jan. 7, 2013 Rockefeller Announces Congressional Field Hearing in WV on Pipeline Safety
Dec. 19, 2012 Promises Made, Promises Kept
Oct. 9, 2012 Rockefeller Outlines Initiatives to Boost Tourism to WV
Sept. 25, 2012 Rockefeller, Snowe, and Others Make it Easier for Military Members to Obtain Trucking License
Sept. 20, 2012 Senators Say Hands Off Social Security
Sept. 15, 2012 Rockefeller Statement on Constellium Negotiations
July 31, 2012 Rockefeller Statement on Ongoing Negotiations Between Constellium, Steelworkers
July 20, 2012 Standing up for West Virginia's Workers
July 19, 2012 Rockefeller Effort Aimed at Bringing Jobs Back to the U.S.
July 18, 2012 Rockefeller Supports Plan to Encourage American Businesses to Bring Jobs Back Home
July 13, 2012 Rockefeller Focuses on State's Economic Future During Meeting with Statewide Panel
July 12, 2012 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce $1.8M Grant to Help Train Laid-Off Miners
June 12, 2012 Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall Announce Federal Funds for Mine Safety Training
June 7, 2012 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Reflect on Meetings with the Families of UBB Victims
June 5, 2012 Rockefeller Fights to Make Sure Women Receive Equal Pay
April 25, 2012 21st Century Postal Service Act
April 10, 2012 Rockefeller Pushes for Jobs in Weirton, Northern Panhandle
March 6, 2012 Rockefeller Statement on New UBB Report
Feb. 29, 2012 Rockefeller Calls Century Retiree Deal "Fantastic News"
Dec. 23, 2011 Rockefeller Statement on the House Passing Bipartisan Compromise Payroll Tax Relief for Families
Dec. 20, 2011 Rockefeller Statement on the House Blocking Payroll Tax Relief for Families
Dec. 19, 2011 Rockefeller Encourages Speaker Boehner to Remember FAA Conference Request
Dec. 17, 2011 Rockefeller Disappointed Public Safety Measures Not Included in Payroll Tax Agreement
Dec. 17, 2011 Rockefeller Votes for Compromise Bill to Continue Payroll Tax Relief and Unemployment Benefits for 2 Months
Dec. 8, 2011 Rockefeller Votes for Compromise Payroll Tax Cut Bill
Dec. 1, 2011 Rockefeller Supports Payroll Tax Cut To Help Families, Create Jobs
Oct. 26, 2011 Rockefeller Statement on UMWA Upper Big Branch Investigation
Oct. 11, 2011 Rockefeller Votes to Protect Struggling Americans with Jobs Bill
Aug. 10, 2011 Rockefeller Says TechConnect Initiative Will Create Opportunities
July 27, 2011 Rockefeller, Cantwell, Senate Dems Propose Bill to Help Families of Furloughed FAA Workers
June 10, 2011 Rockefeller Bill Would Protect America's Workers
March 9, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Jan. 31, 2011 Rockefeller's FAA Bill Will Create Jobs and Support Local Communities
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