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Steve Israel's Public Statements on Issue: Campaign Finance and Elections

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
Grant Lally
Conservative, Tax Revolt, Republican, Libertarian
Anthony Tolda
Date Title
Issue Position: Weekend Voting Act
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
Nov. 4, 2013 Rep. Israel, NY State Sen. Avella and NY State Assemblyman Braunstein to Call For Passage of Legislation to Move Election Day to Weekend
Aug. 4, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Elections and the Economy
April 24, 2013 Reps. Slaughter and Israel Announce Legislation to Move Election Day to Weekend
April 16, 2013 Letter to Secretary John Kerry - Elections in Pakistan
Oct. 26, 2012 US Rep Steve Israel Announces Legislation to Reform Electoral College in Future Elections
Aug. 13, 2012 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
May 10, 2012 The Roll Call - Democrats Lend Hand to Fellow Candidates
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Feb. 17, 2011 Moment of Silence in Remembrance of Members of Armed Forces and Their Families
Jan. 25, 2011 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Nov. 6, 2009 Reps. Israel Announces Legislation To Assess And Improve Election Systems Across The Country
Oct. 24, 2009 Op-Ed: Everybody's Voting For The Weekend
July 16, 2009 Financial Services And General Government Appropriations Act, 2010
Jan. 10, 2008 Sen. Clinton Won't Take Momentum for Granted
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Weekend Voting
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