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Bruce Braley's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Bruce Braley
Office: U.S. House (IA) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carolyn; 3 Children: Lisa, David, Paul
Birth Date: 10/30/1957
Birth Place: Grinnell
Home City: Waterloo, IA
Date Title
Issue Position: Rebuilding America's Manufacturing Industry
Issue Position: Economy
June 30, 2014 Braley Statement on the Supreme Court's Decision Restricting Women's Access to Contraceptives
June 22, 2014 Iowa City Press-Citizen - 300,000 Hard-Working Iowans Deserve a Pay Raise
June 6, 2014 Braley Calls for Investigation of EPA's RFS Rule
June 6, 2014 Letter to Arthur Elkins, Inspector General of the Environmental Protection Agency - Renewable Fuel Standard Proposal
June 5, 2014 Braley Statement on Carbon Reduction Plan
May 8, 2014 Braley Speaks to Greater Des Moines Partnership
April 30, 2014 Braley Talks Economic Issues with Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
April 2, 2014 After Retirement Security Roundtable with Des Moines Area Businesses, Braley Introduces Retirement Security Act
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 5, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - FDA's Proposed Rule to Protect Consumers of Generic Drugs
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Feb. 18, 2014 In Des Moines, Braley Hears from Local Small Business Leaders on Retirement Security
Dec. 4, 2013 Braley Introduces Legislation to Permanently Renew Tax Credits of up to $9,600 for Hiring Veterans
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Aug. 27, 2013 Office of Inspector General Grants Request by Reps. Thompson and Braley for Investigation Into Controversial Medicare Competitive Bidding Program
April 30, 2013 Letter to SEC Chairman Mary Jo White - Protect Consumers' Legal Rights Against Wall Street
April 24, 2013 Braley Keeps Working to Expand Tax Cut for Entrepreneurs
March 22, 2013 Braley Renews Effort to Expand Support for Small Businesses
March 13, 2013 To Bolster American Manufacturing, Sen. Harkin, Rep. Braley Introduce the Rebuild American Manufacturing Act
March 13, 2013 To Bolster American Manufacturing, Sen. Harkin, Rep. Braley Introduce the Rebuild American Manufacturing Act
Sept. 24, 2012 Braley Applauds Senate Bill Passage, Protecting Marshalltown Manufacturing Jobs
July 31, 2012 Braley Works to Expand Support for Small Businesses
July 24, 2012 Braley Seeks to Expand Help for Job-Creating Entrepreneurs
July 3, 2012 On Eve of Independence Day, Braley and Sen. Sherrod Brown Urge House Committee to Move on All-American Flag Act
June 21, 2012 Bipartisan Braley Amendment Protecting Manufacturing Jobs in Marshalltown Passes US House
May 29, 2012 Braley Holds Roundtable to Discuss Veteran Employment Opportunities
May 17, 2012 Braley Launches Bipartisan Effort to Win Justice for Iran Hostages
May 11, 2012 Westmoreland and Braley Introduce Legislation to Streamline American Manufacturing
May 10, 2012 Braley Joins Westmoreland to Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect American Manufacturing Jobs
March 27, 2012 Braley Votes to Send Bipartisan "JOBS Act" to President's Desk
March 8, 2012 Braley Supports Bipartisan "JOBS Act"
Jan. 18, 2012 Braley Introduces Bill to Streamline Regulations, Save Small Businesses Money
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner - Emergency Funds
Sept. 15, 2011 Populist Caucus Chair Braley Condemns Bill that Would Outsource American Jobs
Sept. 8, 2011 Braley Statement on President's Jobs Address
Aug. 16, 2011 Braley Statement on President Obama's Proposed Rural Economic Initiatives
June 28, 2011 Braley Statement on President's Visit to Alcoa Plant in Bettendorf, IA
June 13, 2011 Braley Commends Delta for Reimbursing Soldiers
June 8, 2011 Braley Calls on Delta to Reimburse Soldiers
April 6, 2011 Braley Works to Create American Manufacturing Jobs
April 5, 2011 Braley Applauds Senate Vote to Help Small Businesses
Feb. 10, 2011 Braley Works to Help Small Businesses
Feb. 9, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Inez Moore Tenenbaum, Consumer Product Safety Commission
Aug. 5, 2010 Braley Encourages Obama to Appoint Elizabeth Warren to Head Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
July 21, 2010 Two Pieces of Populist Caucus Platform Move Forward
June 17, 2010 House Passes Small Business Lending Funding
June 16, 2010 Small Business Jobs and Credit Act of 2010
June 15, 2010 We Have to Hold BP Accountable For the American People
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