Representative Grace Meng's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Grace Meng
Current Office: U.S. House - District 6, Democratic, Working Families
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Wayne; 2 Chilldren: Tyler, Brandon
Birth Date: 10/01/1975
Home City: Flushing, NY
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4/11/14 Meng Marks Equal Pay Day 4/11/14 Crowley, Meng on Reinstatement of Queens UPS Workers 4/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms 4/09/14 The Week of the Child 4/09/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal 4/06/14 Meng, Roskam Request Increased Funding for U.S.-Israel Missile Defense Cooperation 4/04/14 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding 4/04/14 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health 4/03/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State - Hamid Aboutalebi 4/02/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Pete Visclosky, Ranking Member of the Defense Subcommittee of the House Appropriation Committee - Increased Funding for U.S.-Israel Missile Defense Cooperation 4/02/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer 4/02/14 Letter to Mike Simpson, Chair, and James Moran, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies of the House Committee on Appropriations - Long Island Sound 4/01/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams 3/28/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security, House Appropriations Committee - Fund Non-Profit Security Grant Program 3/27/14 Letter to President Barack Obama - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan 3/26/14 Hearing of the On Contracting and the Workfroce Subcommittee of the House Small Business Committee - Occupational Licensing Laws 3/24/14 Meng Hails Move to Address Airplane Noise Over Queens 3/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination 3/12/14 Meng Issues Statement Condemning Rocket Attacks From Gaza 3/10/14 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military 3/06/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind 3/06/14 Hearing of the Contracting and the Workforce Subcommittee of the House Small Business Committee - Affordable Care Act and the Self-Employed 2/28/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pay for Success 2/20/14 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) 2/19/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget 2/19/14 Letter to Carmen Farina, Chancellor New York City Department of Education - Recognize Diwali as Official School Holiday 2/14/14 Letter to Tom Vilsack Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture - Concerns Over Treatment of Disabled Calves 2/12/14 Meng Warns New Yorkers about New Telephone Scam 2/11/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Federal Building Concession Workers in Executive Order to Raise Minimum Wage 2/10/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State - NATO Enlargement 1/31/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Northeast Greenhouse Gas Initiative is a Model for the Nation 1/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget 1/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fulfilling the Promise of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act 1/28/14 Hoyer, Pelosi, Slaughter & DeGette, Along with 87 Members of Congress File Amicus Brief in Supreme Court Contraceptive Coverage Requirement Challenge 1/17/14 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel 1/16/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation 1/09/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Immediate Vote to Extend Unemployment Insurance 1/08/14 Congressional Black Caucus 12/19/13 Letter To John Kerry, Secretary of State - Revise Visa Regulations for Chinese Nationals 12/16/13 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Rajiv Shah, Administrator, Agency for International Development - Typhoon Recovery 12/12/13 Swalwell Leads Statement from United Solutions Caucus Members Supporting Ryan/Murray Budget 12/11/13 Letter: Opposing Proposed Homeless Shelter in Glendale 12/11/13 Hearing of the Contracting and Workforce Subcommittee of the House Small Business Committee - Contracting Away Responsibility: Reverse Auctions in Federal Agency Acquisitions 12/11/13 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance 12/10/13 Letter to Rajiv Shah, Administrator, US Agency for International Development - Reproductive Health as a Core Human Right 12/06/13 U.S. Reps Attempt to Quash Caller ID Scam Known as "Spoofing" 12/04/13 Letter to Fast Food Chains - Raising Minimum Wage 11/26/13 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and USAID Administrator Raj Shah - Titus Joins Bipartisan Letter in Support of U.S. Airdrops of Food and Supplies to Remote Areas of the Philipines 11/25/13 Letter to House Committee on Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp and Ranking Member Sander Levin - Tax Reform 11/22/13 Representatives McCaul, Roskam and Meng Applaud Senate Move Towards Tougher Iran Sanctions