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

Full Name: John F. Tierney
Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 6, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 6
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Patrice
Birth Date: 09/18/1951
Birth Place: Salem, MA
Home City: Salem, MA
Religion: Catholic
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Date Title
Issue Position: Energy and the Environment - Green Jobs of Today and Tomorrow
Issue Position: Jobs
Issue Position: Economy and Job Creation - Protecting and Providing Opportunity to America's Workers
July 22, 2014 Miller, Hinojosa, Tierney Commend President's Signing of Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
June 4, 2014 Huffington Post - On the Road with 15 Congresswomen Trying to Get Women to Vote
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
April 8, 2014 Tierney To Serve as Top Democrat on Key Education and the Workforce Subcommitte
March 4, 2014 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Payroll Card Abuse
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
April 23, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Civilian Furloughs
Feb. 25, 2013 The Corps Network Honors U.S. Representative John Tierney for his support of Corps and Youth in the Workforce Investment Act
Feb. 15, 2013 Congressman Tierney Introduces Bill to Help Workers Find Jobs by Modernizing Workforce Development Programs
Sept. 5, 2012 Tierney Talks Job Creation with Local Business Leaders
May 31, 2012 Pay Check Fairness Act
April 17, 2012 Modern, Accountable Federal Workforce Investment and Training Program a Key to Economic Growth
March 20, 2012 Reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act
Jan. 25, 2011 Tierney Calls for Focus on Jobs, Responsible Investment and Reducing the Deficit
July 26, 2010 Congressman Tierney Hails Final Passage of Unemployment Benefit Extension
March 10, 2009 Kennedy, Kerry and Massachusetts Congressional Delegation Announce $125 Million in Funding For Massachusetts Priorities
May 3, 2006 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 2830, Pension Protection Act of 2005
April 6, 2006 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 2830, Pension Protection Act of 2005
March 8, 2006 Appointment of Conferees on H.R. 2830, Pension Protection Act of 2005
Aug. 23, 2004 New Overtime Regulations Harmful to American Workers
Feb. 10, 2004 Tierney to President Bush: Help Wanted for Job Creation
Jan. 8, 2004 Tierney Expresses Dismay at Administration's 'Tips' on How Employers Could Avoid Paying Overtime to America's Hardest Workers
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Economy and Job Creation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
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