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Bruce Braley's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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
July 24, 2014 Five Years Since Last Minimum Wage Increase, Braley Fights to Give 300,000 Iowans a Raise
June 11, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
April 8, 2014 Braley: 13,000 Iowans are Waiting for the House to Act on Unemployment Insurance
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Jan. 7, 2014 Braley: Congress Must Act on Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Sept. 24, 2012 Braley Applauds Senate Bill Passage, Protecting Marshalltown Manufacturing Jobs
June 1, 2012 Braley Provides Answer to Obama's Call for Veterans' Job Corps
June 16, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives - Prescription Drug Costs
Aug. 10, 2010 Braley Votes to Cut Deficit, Create Jobs
July 20, 2010 Braley Statement on Senate Vote on Unemployment Benefits
July 20, 2010 Unemployment Benefit Extension
Feb. 3, 2010 Braley Reaction To State Of The Union
Aug. 11, 2009 Boswell, Loebsack, and Braley Broker Major Breakthrough on Medicare Payment Reform
Feb. 7, 2008 Missed Opportunities in the Bush Budget
Feb. 4, 2008 Braley on Budget: Invest in America's Future
Jan. 16, 2008 The State of the Economy
Oct. 1, 2006 Press Release - Braley Campaigns With Rep. Obey for Honest Increase in Minimum Wage
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Standing Up for Our Veterans
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