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Herb Kohl's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Herbert 'Herb' H. Kohl
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Birth Date: 02/07/1935
Birth Place: Milwaukee, WI
Home City: Milwaukee, WI
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
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
Sept. 12, 2012 Kohl Convenes Roundtable on Long-Delayed Implementation of the Sunshine Act
July 18, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Special Committee on Aging - "Examining Medicare and Medicaid Coordination for Dual Eligibles"
Dec. 14, 2011 Physician Payments Sunshine Regulations Proposed, Senate Hearing Postponed
Aug. 10, 2011 Kohl and Akaka Release GAO Study on Federal Long-Term Care Insurance
Nov. 23, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Daniel Inouye, Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriations
Sept. 17, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Chairman Baucus
Aug. 24, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Shaun Donovan Secretary U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Aug. 6, 2010 Senate Passes Child Nutrition Bill, Includes Kohl & Feingold's School Breakfast Initiative
June 10, 2010 CMS Puts New Kohl Law into Effect to Better Protect Elderly
Feb. 23, 2010 Letter To Senator Harry Reid, Majority Leader, U.S. Senate and Senator Max Baucus, Chairman, Senate Finance Committee
Jan. 7, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - LIHEAP
Dec. 22, 2009 Further Changes To S. Con. Res. 13 Pursuant
Dec. 7, 2009 Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009
July 29, 2009 Letter to Mr. Ronald Medford, Acting Deputy Administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
June 3, 2009 Opening Statement Of Senator Herb Kohl - Special Committee On Aging Hearing - Boon Or Bane: Examining The Value Of Long-Term Care Insurance
June 3, 2009 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
March 19, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Food Assistance and Fostering Sustainable Agriculture and Economic Development in Less-Developed Countries
March 4, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Special Committee On Aging
Feb. 10, 2009 Kohl Secures Boosts For Nutrition, Rural Area Resources In Senate Stimulus Bill
Feb. 5, 2009 American Recovery And Reinvestment Act Of 2009
Jan. 27, 2009 Kohl Announces Boosts For Nutrition, Rural Area Resources In Stimulus Bill
Jan. 6, 2009 Kohl Introduces First Bills For 111th Congress
Aug. 18, 2008 Letter to Benjamin Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve, Re: Investigate Racial Disparities in Homeloans
June 18, 2008 Senator Kohl Joins CMS in Announcing 5-Star Rating System for America's Nursing Homes
May 15, 2008 Kohl Votes to Enact Farm Bill Conference Report
April 25, 2008 Kohl, Grassley Welcome CMS Move Toward Increased Transparency; Much Improvement Still Necessary
March 12, 2008 Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2009 -- Continued
Jan. 31, 2008 Economic Stimulus
Jan. 23, 2008 Kohl Calls for Economic Stimulus Package that Includes Tax Rebates, Extension of Unemployment Insurance
Nov. 29, 2007 Kohl Commends CMS for Releasing National Watch List of Worst Nursing Homes in the Nation
Nov. 20, 2007 Letter to President George W. Bush, Re: Release $20 Million in Contingency Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funds
Nov. 15, 2007 Kohl: We Need Greater Transparency and Stronger Enforcement of Nursing Home Quality
July 26, 2007 Submitted Resolutions
June 18, 2007 Letter to Senator Max Baucus, Chairman, Senate Finance Committee and Senator Charles Grassley, Ranking Member, Senate Finance Committee
June 18, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, Committee on Agriculture and The Honorable Saxby Chambliss, Ranking Republican Member
Feb. 15, 2007 Kohl Decries Cuts in the President's Budget to Vital Programs for America's Seniors
July 13, 2006 Kohl: We Should Cut Medicaid Costs, Not Services
May 11, 2006 Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act of 2005--Conference Report
Dec. 21, 2005 Deficit Reduction Act of 2005--Conference Report
Nov. 18, 2005 Tax Relief Act of 2005
Nov. 3, 2005 Deficit Reduction Omnibus Reconciliation Act of 2005--Resumed
Nov. 3, 2005 Kohl, Harkin, Bayh, Obama Co-Sponsor Effort to Fully Fund Enforcement of Child Support Payments
March 17, 2005 Kohl Sponored Amendment Blocks Drastic Cuts to Medicaid
March 16, 2005 Kohl Offers Alternative to Drastic Medicaid Cuts
March 11, 2005 Kohl's Child Support Reform Proposal Included in Senate's Welfare Bill
Feb. 8, 2005 Snowe, Kohl Reintroduce Legislation to Improve Child Support Collection
Feb. 8, 2005 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Feb. 8, 2005 Introduction of the Child Support Distribution Act of 2005
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