Representative Steve J. Israel's Public Statements


Full Name: Steve J. Israel
Current Office: U.S. House - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marlene; 2 Children
Birth Date: 05/30/1958
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Dix Hills, NY
Religion: Jewish
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4/11/14 Rep. Israel Introduces Legislation to Require Ingredient Labeling for Cleaning Products 4/09/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal 4/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms 4/04/14 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding 4/04/14 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health 4/04/14 Pro-Growth Budgeting Act of 2013 4/03/14 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Paul Ryan Budget 4/02/14 Letter to Mike Simpson, Chair, and James Moran, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies of the House Committee on Appropriations - Long Island Sound 4/02/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer 4/02/14 Letter to William Fugate, Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator - Allow Condominium Associations and Housing Cooperatives to Apply for FEMA Grants 4/02/14 Letter to William Fugate, Administrator of Federal Emergency Management Agency - Rep. Israel Calls on FEMA to Give Co-op and Condo Community Options for Federal Disaster Assistance 4/02/14 Rep. Israel Calls on FEMA to Give Co-op and Condo Community Options for Federal Disaster Assistance 4/01/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams 3/31/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act 3/27/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act 3/27/14 Governor Cuomo Unveils $4.9 Billion Coordinated Transportation Resiliency Program 3/27/14 Rep. Israel Introduces Public Online Information Act -- Groundbreaking Transparency Legislation 3/24/14 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Upcoming Elections 3/21/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit 3/19/14 Rep. Israel Joins Hicksville Family to Announce New Taxpayer Report and Need for Reforms for Middle-Class in High-Cost Areas 3/19/14 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary Department of the Interior - Maintain Critical Gray Wolf Protections 3/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination 3/10/14 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military 3/10/14 Reps. Israel and King Announce Bill to Protect Emergency Responder Radios from Hackers 3/10/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D 3/07/14 Ros-Lehtinen, Israel Introduce Resolution Urging the United States to Ensure Iraqi Jewish Archives Are Returned to Rightful Owners and Their Descendants 3/06/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind 3/05/14 Letter to David Michaels, Secretary U.S. Department of Labor - Greater Protection from Carbon Monoxide Poisoning 2/28/14 Preventing Carbon Monoxide Tragedies 2/27/14 National Marfan Awareness Month 2/24/14 Rep. Israel Announces Plan to Help Families Caring for Elderly Relatives 2/20/14 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) 2/17/14 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Affordable Care Act 2/12/14 Transcript of Pelosi, House Democratic Leadership Press Conference 2/10/14 Letter to President Fran├žois Hollande, President of France - Urging French Companies to Refrain from Expanding Business with Iran 2/06/14 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency - Award Disaster Funding for Suffolk County to Make Needed Upgrades to Bergen Point Outfall Pipe 2/04/14 Rep. Israel Introduces Resolution to Recognize February 4th as National Cancer Prevention Day 1/31/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Northeast Greenhouse Gas Initiative is a Model for the Nation 1/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget 1/28/14 Hoyer, Pelosi, Slaughter & DeGette, Along with 87 Members of Congress File Amicus Brief in Supreme Court Contraceptive Coverage Requirement Challenge 1/28/14 Rep. Israel's Reaction to State of the Union Address 1/27/14 Rep. Israel and Assemblywoman Rozic Call for Increased Bus Service to Douglaston 1/24/14 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act 1/22/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator US Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water 1/21/14 After Commack Family's Tragedy, Rep. Israel Announces Legislation to Boost Fire-Safety Transparency in College Campus Housing 1/17/14 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel 1/17/14 Rep. Israel Applauds Inclusion of Provision in Funding Bill on "Comfort Women' 1/17/14 Letter to Brett McGurk, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Iraq and Iran - Request for Update 1/16/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation 1/16/14 Reps. DeLauro And Israel Announce $4.5 Million In Federal Funding To Protect And Preserve Long Island Sound