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Chris Van Hollen, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' Van Hollen, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 8
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Katherine; 3 Children: Anna, Nicholas, Alexander
Birth Date: 01/10/1959
Birth Place: Karachi, Pakistan
Home City: Kensington, MD
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
July 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - A Progress Report on the War on Poverty: Working with Families in Need
July 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - A Progress Report on the War on Poverty
June 12, 2014 Opposition to H.R. 4660, The FY15 Commerce Justice Science Appropriations Bill
May 30, 2014 Rep. Van Hollen Statement in Opposition to H.R. 4660, the FY15 Commerce-Justice-Science Appropriations Bill
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - A Progress Report on the War on Poverty: Lessons from the Frontlines
April 9, 2014 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
March 20, 2014 Transcript of Pelosi, Van Hollen Press Conference Today
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
March 5, 2014 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - The President's FY2015 Budget Proposal
Feb. 5, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Debt Ceiling
Feb. 5, 2014 Hearing of the House Budget Committee: CBO's Budget and Economic Outlook
Feb. 4, 2014 Van Hollen Statement on the CBO Budget and Economic Outlook
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 28, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 7, No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2014, and Providing for Consideration of Conference Report on H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
Jan. 28, 2014 Van Hollen Opening Statement: A Progress Report on the War on Poverty
Jan. 24, 2014 Van Hollen Urges Immediate Extension of Unemployment Benefits
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. 12, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Economy and the War on Poverty
Jan. 3, 2014 Van Hollen Talks About Unemployment Benefits, Minimum Wage on MSNBC
Jan. 3, 2014 Van Hollen Talks About Unemployment Benefits, Minimum Wage on MSNBC
Dec. 12, 2013 Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Dec. 12, 2013 Providing for Consideration of Senate Amendment to H.J. Res. 59, Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014; Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules; Providing for Proceedings During the Period from December 14, 2013, through January 6, 2014; and for Other Purposes
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 6, 2013 Van Hollen Offers House Democratic Budget Plan
Dec. 5, 2013 Wall Street Journal - Another Year-End Fight: Emergency Jobless Benefits
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Do No Cut Food Stamps
Oct. 8, 2013 Van Hollen Statement on H.J.Res. 84
Sept. 19, 2013 Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act
Sept. 19, 2013 Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act
July 31, 2013 Van Hollen Opening Statement: The War on Poverty: A Progress Report
July 31, 2013 Politico - GOP Budget's War on the Poor
June 26, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston, Ranking Member DeLauro, Chairman Latham, Ranking Member Pastor - Programs that Aim to Eliminate Poverty Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
March 20, 2013 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2014
March 18, 2013 Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Lifelong SKILLS Act
March 13, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 890, Preserving the Welfare Work Requirement and TANF Extension Act of 2013
Jan. 1, 2013 Van Hollen Supports Senate-Passed Legislation to Avert Fiscal Cliff
Sept. 25, 2012 Disapproving Rule Relating to Waiver and Expenditure Authority with Respect to the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program
Aug. 3, 2012 Van Hollen Statement on July Jobs Report
July 27, 2012 Cardin, Mikulski, Van Hollen Announce $46 Million in Federal Funding to Increase Employment for Low-Income Older Adults in Maryland
July 27, 2012 Van Hollen Statement on OMB's Mid-Session Review
June 14, 2012 Van Hollen Statement on President Obama's Economic Speech
April 17, 2012 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - Strengthening the Safety Net
April 17, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4089, Sportsmen's Heritage Act of 2012, and for Other Purposes
April 1, 2012 ABC "This Week" - Transcript
March 29, 2012 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
March 28, 2012 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
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