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Steve Israel's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Steve J. Israel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic, Independence, Working Families for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marlene; 2 Children
Birth Date: 05/30/1958
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Dix Hills, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Economy
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
Nov. 27, 2013 Rep. Israel Calls on FDA to Complete Study on whether Arsenic-Based Drug Given to Turkeys is Harmful to Consumers
Aug. 4, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Elections and the Economy
July 3, 2013 Rep. Israel Announces Legislation to Require National Parks to Sell Merchandise "Made in the USA'
April 24, 2013 Newsletter - Bait and Switch
March 14, 2013 Rep. Israel Applauds New York for Including Grants for Small Businesses in Sandy Recovery Plan
July 12, 2012 Made in America, An Economic Solution
July 12, 2012 Letter to Mr. Lawrence F. Probst, Chairman of the United States Olympic Committee
June 19, 2012 Governor Cuomo and Mayor Bloomberg Applaud $10 Million Federal Grant to Support Hunts Point Produce Market
April 24, 2012 Bait and Switch
April 19, 2012 Small Business Tax Cut Act
Feb. 27, 2012 Rep. Israel Announces New Plan to Bring Manufacturing Jobs Back to the U.S.
Nov. 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Inez Tenenbaum, Chairman U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Sept. 1, 2011 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
June 15, 2011 Rep. Steve Israel and Stony Brook Small Business Development Center Host Access to Capital Event for Small Businesses
April 1, 2011 In Call to Northrop Grumman CEO, Schumer, Gillibrand and Israel Push Company to Keep Jobs on Long Island By Moving Manufacturing to a Long Island Firm, and Not Out-of-State
Aug. 13, 2010 Rep. Israel Sponsors Exporting Seminar for Local Businesses To Help Foster LI Job Opportunities Growth By Expanding Export Opportunities
June 9, 2010 Letter to Tony Hayward Chief Executive Officer, BP
April 14, 2010 Israel-Frank Freedom From Discrimination In Credit Legislation Endorsed And Adopted By The Credit Union National Association
Jan. 12, 2010 Rep. Israel Joins With Long Island Business Leaders To Announce New Jobs Plan
Dec. 10, 2009 Rep. Israel Introduces Three Consumer Protection Amendments To The House Wall Street Reform Bill
March 19, 2009 Rep. Israel Lauds Passage of Rangel-Israel Tax Back the Bonuses Bill
March 16, 2009 Rep. Israel Introduces Bill that Would Tax TARP-Taking Company Big Bonuses at 100%
June 26, 2008 Responsible Federal Oil and Gas Lease Act
Feb. 8, 2007 Letter: To H. Lee Scott, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer, Wal-Mart Stores
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Consumer Protection
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Economy
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