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Jim McGovern's Public Statements on Issue: Labor Unions

Full Name: James 'Jim' P. McGovern
Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lisa; 2 Children: Patrick, Molly
Birth Date: 11/20/1959
Birth Place: Worcester, MA
Home City: Worcester, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 29, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Vietnam Must End Human Rights Abuses Before Entering Trans-Pacific Partnership
Feb. 14, 2013 Providing for Consideration of HR 273, Elimination of 2013 Pay Adjustment, And for Other Purposes
Nov. 16, 2011 Letter to Juan Manuel Santos Calderon, President of Colombia
Oct. 11, 2011 Providing for Consideration of Senate Amendment to H.R. 2832, Extending the Generalized System of Preference; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3078, United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act; Providing for Consideration of H.R
Oct. 4, 2011 Colombian Workers Constantly Threatened and at Risk
July 14, 2011 Demand Results on Labor and Human Rights
July 6, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama - Columbia Free Trade Agreement
June 27, 2011 U.S. Reps. McGovern & Miller: Reports that Colombia FTA Will Be Sent to Congress Without Labor Rights Action Plan Gravely Disappointing
May 18, 2011 Colombian Labor Lawyer Gunned Down Friday Raises Questions of Timing of Trade Agreement, Senior House Dems Say
March 17, 2011 Letter to Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
March 29, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Recess Appointments
March 7, 2010 Letter to Dave Obey, Chairman of the Labor Health & Human Services Subcommittee, Education, and Related Agencies, Todd Tiahrt, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Labor Health & Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
June 19, 2009 Hearing Of The House Budget Committee - The Economic Case For Health-Care Reform
Jan. 29, 2009 Hearing of the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission - the Status of Human Rights in China: the United Nation's Universal Periodic Review
July 23, 2007 Kerry, Kennedy, McGovern urge investigation into Quaker Fabric
Sept. 27, 2006 Republican Leadership Ignores Labor-HHS-Education Spending Bill
Sept. 8, 2006 Letter to Elaine Chao, Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor - Women's Bureau of the Department of Labor
Nov. 7, 2005 Schakowsky, Colleagues, Send Letter to Ambassador Portman Over AFTA Concerns
July 27, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3045, Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
June 23, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3010, Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
July 14, 2004 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4759, United States-Australia Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
April 5, 2004 Watson Releases Letter Urging Entertainment Studios to Curb Outsourcing
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