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Mary Landrieu's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Mary L. Landrieu
Office: U.S. Senate (LA) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Frank; 2 Children: Connor, Mary
Birth Date: 11/23/1955
Birth Place: New Orleans, LA
Home City: New Orleans, LA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Adoption and Foster Care
June 4, 2014 Letter to Robert Bentley, Governor of Alabama; Sean Parnell, Governor of Alaska; Rick Scott, Governor of Florida; Nathan Deal, Governor of Georgia; Butch Otter, Governor of Idaho; Sam Brownback, Governor of Kansas; Bobby Jindal, Governor of Louisiana; Paul LePage, Governor of Maine; Phil Bryant, Governor of Mississippi; Dave Heineman, Governor of Nebraska; Pat McCroy, Governor of North Carolina; Mary Fallin, Governor of Oklahoma; Nikki Haley, Governor of South Carolina; Dennis Daugaard, Governor of South Dakota; Bill Haslam, Governor of Tennessee; Rick Perry, Governor of Texas; Scott Walker, Governor of Wisconsin; and Matt Mead, Governor of Wyoming
April 4, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman and Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Dec. 10, 2013 Unanimous Consent Request--S. 1797
Nov. 19, 2013 Landrieu: FY13 Revenue Sharing Numbers Unjust And Tragic
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Oct. 28, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Do Not Cut SNAP
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Push for LIHEAP Funding
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Restore LIHEAP Funding
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Jeanne Lambrew, Deputy Assistant to the President for Health Policy - Health Care Cost Savings
May 16, 2013 Sen. Landrieu and Rep. Richmond Announce $210M in Tax Credit Awards for Community Development in La.
April 28, 2013 The Advocate: LETTER: Medicaid Expansion a Good Idea
March 8, 2013 Shreveport Times - COLUMN: Jindal's Medicaid stance hurting La.
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Restore Funding for LIHEAP
Dec. 3, 2012 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader - Unemployment Insurance Programs
Dec. 3, 2012 The Times-Picayune: Landrieu Tells Jindal that Doing Nothing on Health Care isn't Leadership
May 21, 2012 The Presiding Officer. The Senator from Louisiana.
Sept. 8, 2011 Landrieu Reacts to President Obama's Jobs Speech
Dec. 17, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate & The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Republican Leader, United States Senate
Dec. 15, 2010 Federal Aviation Administration Extension Act of 2010
Dec. 4, 2010 Landrieu Votes to Extend Tax Cuts for More Than 98% of Louisianians
Nov. 23, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Daniel Inouye, Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriations
Sept. 24, 2010 Landrieu Asks BP to Extend Deadline for Rig Worker Fund
July 21, 2010 Landrieu Votes to Extend Unemployment Benefits for More Than 20,000 Louisianians
June 29, 2010 The Hill - Landrieu Supports Pausing on Small Biz Bill to Extend Unemployment
June 29, 2010 Landrieu Challenges House Congressional Members to Dress for Success Challenge
May 12, 2010 Landrieu Welcomes White House Oil Disaster Aid Package
March 23, 2010 Roll Call: Landrieu Blasts McCain's "Sweetheart Deal' Amendment
March 2, 2010 Tax Extenders Act Of 2009--Resumed --
March 2, 2010 Low-Income Housing Tax Credit
April 14, 2009 Field Hearing of the Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship - "Manufacturing Closures in North Louisiana: Impact on Small Businesses and Local Communities"
April 6, 2009 Landrieu Announces $1M in Emergency Food and Shelter Program Funds for LA
March 10, 2009 Landrieu Announces Recovery Act Grants to Expand High-Speed Internet Access to Rural Areas
Dec. 18, 2008 Landrieu, 14 Other Senators Ask for Critical Tax Incentives in Forthcoming Stimulus Bill
May 2, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 14, 2008 2TheAdvocate.com - Senate OKs Plan to Give Tax Relief on Road Home Aid
Feb. 4, 2008 Landrieu: Bush Budget Leaves Communities Vulnerable
Jan. 30, 2008 Landrieu Outlines Priorities for Stimulus Package
Oct. 17, 2007 Senate Passes CJS Bill with Key Landrieu Amendments
June 18, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, Committee on Agriculture and The Honorable Saxby Chambliss, Ranking Republican Member
Jan. 4, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Dec. 6, 2006 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
June 21, 2006 Sen. Landrieu Votes to Increase Minimum Wage
March 16, 2006 Senators Call on Leavitt to Work with States on New Welfare Regulations
Sept. 15, 2005 Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Relief for States Affected by Hurricane Katrina
Sept. 12, 2005 Hurricane Katrina
June 8, 2005 Executive Session: Nomination Of Janice R. Brown To Be United States Circuit Judge
Jan. 7, 2003 Thanking Supporters and Unemployment Compensation
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