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Kirsten Gillibrand's Public Statements on Issue: Housing and Property

Full Name: Kirsten E. Gillibrand
Office: U.S. Senate (NY) - Jr, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/23/2009
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Jonathan; 2 Children: Theodore, Henry
Birth Date: 12/09/1966
Birth Place: Albany, NY
Home City: Brunswick, NY
Date Title
July 21, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture - Electric Transmission Lines
July 18, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Over $7 Million In Federal Funding For Sandy-Related Sewage Decontamination At 392 Homes Throughout Nassau County
June 27, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand, Maffei Announce, After Joint Push, HUD Has Made Decision To Allow Syracuse To Apply For Critical Lead Funds -- Together Urged Both HUD Secretary Donovan & HUD Secretary Nominee Castro To Remove High-Risk Designation & Consider City's App
June 20, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand: Federal Support Will Help Flood-Impacted Communities
June 17, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Urge President Obama & FEMA To Quickly Approve Disaster Declaration For Upstate Communities
June 17, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Request for a Major Disaster Declaration
June 2, 2014 At House Renovated by Schenectady YouthBuild Students, Gillibrand and Tonko Push to Keep Federal Funding For Vital Job Training and Educational Programs
June 2, 2014 At House Renovated By Schedectady YouthBuild Students, Gillibrand & and Tonko Push to Keep Federal Funding for Vital Job Training and Educational Programs
May 30, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development- Restore Funding Eligibility for City of Syracuse
May 8, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development - Hurricane Sandy Aid
Jan. 30, 2014 Gillibrand Announces Senate Passage of Bipartisan Flood Insurance Bill to Delay Rate Hikes, Provide Relief for Thousands of NY Homeowners
Jan. 27, 2014 Gillibrand Introduces Amendment to Help NYC Homeowners Reduce Flood Risk, Lower Flood Insurance Rates -- Senate Debate on Flood Insurance Bill Begins Tonight
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Mel Wat, Director Federal Housing Finance Agency - Revisit Affordable Rental Housing
Dec. 11, 2013 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Oct. 29, 2013 Menendez, Isakson Lead Bipartisan Coalition to Protect Homeowners From Flood Insurance Rate Spike
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Restore LIHEAP Funding
Sept. 19, 2013 Schumer, Gillibrand, Owens Announce over $200K in Federal Funding for Town of Chester
Sept. 12, 2013 Gillibrand Introduces Amendment to Allow Storm-Impacted Homeowners, Businesses, and Communities to Use Federal Disaster Relief Aid for Energy-Efficient Infrastructure Upgrades
July 30, 2013 At Gillibrand & Schumer's Urging, Feds Lift Restrictions for Hundreds of Sandy Homeowners Currently Disqualified for Disaster Aid
July 18, 2013 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce HUD to Provide Additional Flexibility to Sandy-Victims who Declared Gov't Loans Immediately After Superstorm Sandy; Senators Pushed for Rule Change to Allow to Maximum Sandy-Aid
June 10, 2013 Letter to Karen Mills, SBA Administrator - Expedite Disaster Loans for Superstorm Sandy
May 8, 2013 Gillibrand Announces Legislation to Delay Flood Insurance Increases for Sandy Victims
April 26, 2013 Governor Cuomo and HUD Announce Approval of New York State's Disaster Recovery Action Plan
March 28, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Energy Steven Chu - Save Weatherization Assistance Program
May 24, 2012 After Irene and Lee Destroyed Homes Across NYS, Gillibrand Announces New Effort to Build Affordable Housing for Struggling Families Still in Need of a New Home
May 18, 2012 Letter to Assistant Secretary Erskine
April 4, 2012 Menendez, Reed, Warner, Merkley Lead Call for Federal Housing Finance Agency to Fix Flawed Study on Principal Reductions
Oct. 28, 2011 Letter to Secretary Geithner, Secretary Donovan, and Acting Director DeMarco
April 11, 2011 Reps. Grimm and Bishop Introduce Homeowner Tax Fairness Act
Feb. 15, 2011 Gillibrand Introduces Her First Bill of the New Congress -- Legislation to Provide Property Tax Relief to 1.1 Million NY Homeowners
Feb. 13, 2011 Gillibrand Announces Her First Bill of the New Congress -- Legislation to Provide Property Tax Relief to Nearly 300,000 NYC Homeowners
Dec. 17, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate & The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Republican Leader, United States Senate
Nov. 17, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Timothy Geithner, Secretary Of The Treasury
June 22, 2010 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
June 10, 2010 Letter to Senator Chris Dodd, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, and Congressman Barney Frank, Chairman of the House Committee on Financial Services
April 27, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Nancy Pelosi Speaker of the House
April 19, 2010 Letter to Chairman Murray and Ranking Member Bond
Jan. 7, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - LIHEAP
Nov. 6, 2009 Gillibrand Statement On October Unemployment Number
Oct. 29, 2009 Gillibrand Takes Action To Crack Down On Fraudulent Use Of First-Time Homebuyer Tax Credit
Sept. 24, 2009 As Time Runs Out On First-Time Homebuyer Tax Credit, Gillibrand Moves For 6 Month Extension
Sept. 4, 2009 Schumer And Gillibrand Statement On FEMA Agreeing To Provide Individual Assistance As Well As Public Assistance To Chautauqua, Erie And Cattaraugus
Aug. 3, 2009 Gillibrand Applauds New GI Bill
June 24, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Timothy F. Geithner, Secretary, U.S. Department of the Treasury
June 10, 2009 Gillibrand Statement On Holocaust Museum Tragedy
June 9, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Shaun Donovan, Secretary, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
May 6, 2009 Casey, Leahy, Specter, Gillibrand Applaud Passage of Their Amendment to Give States More Flexibility to Allocate Funds under Neighborhood Stabilization Program
May 6, 2009 Senate Passes Kerry-Gillibrand Amendment to Protect Renters in Foreclosure Crisis
May 5, 2009 Helping Families Save Their Homes Act Of 2009
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