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Carolyn McCarthy's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Carolyn McCarthy
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Widowed; 1 Child: Kevin
Birth Date: 01/05/1944
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Mineola, NY
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 4, 2014 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
March 21, 2014 Rep. McCarthy Joins Colleagues to Urge Action on Unemployment Insurance
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 14, 2014 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Cammittee Chairman of the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee - Call for Series of Hearings Focused on Poverty
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
June 19, 2013 Republicans Pass Education Bill that Undermines Progress and Raids Funding for Poor, Minority Students
Sept. 18, 2012 Governor Cuomo Announces Initiative to Help Long-Term Unemployed Individuals Find Jobs
Dec. 22, 2011 McCarthy on Tax Deal: Tea Party Brought Us to Brink of Disaster Again
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Chairman Hal Rogers, Ranking Member Norm Dicks, Chairman Denny Rehberg and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro
July 19, 2011 Rep. McCarthy to Pres. Obama: Keep Social Security & Medicare Out of Debt Ceiling Negotiations
July 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
Dec. 20, 2010 Rep. McCarthy Statement on the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization and Job Creation Act of 2010
May 27, 2010 Congressional Budget Office Reports up to 2.8 Million Jobs by the End of March Thanks to Recovery Act
Dec. 22, 2009 Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (NY-4) Introduces Middle Class Home Heating Relief Bill
Nov. 20, 2009 Rep. McCarthy Votes To Extend Unemployment Insurance Benefits, Homebuyer's Tax Credit, Business Tax Relief To Stimulate Local Economy
Sept. 24, 2009 Congresswoman McCarthy Supports The Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
July 30, 2008 Reps. Carolyn McCarthy and Tom Allen Introduce Legislation to Provide Relief from Soaring Home Heating Costs
July 23, 2008 LIHEAP
May 15, 2008 Statement On LIHEAP
March 6, 2007 Rep. McCarthy Announces Housing and Urban Development Grants to Combat Homelessness on Long Island
Jan. 10, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
Jan. 10, 2007 Rep. McCarthy Votes to Increase the Minimum Wage
Oct. 31, 2006 Press Release - Congress must reverse decision to deny Medicare reimbursements for wheelchairs
June 27, 2006 McCarthy: As American Families Struggle, Congress Ignores Economic Reality
June 27, 2006 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5672, Science, State, Justice, Commerce, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Feb. 28, 2006 Budget's Healthcare Cuts Harmful to Long Island
Jan. 31, 2006 Elmont Memorial Junior-Senior High School Recieving the Dispelling the Myth Award
Dec. 8, 2005 Economy Nothing to Brag About
Nov. 18, 2005 McCarthy Statement on Passage of Misguided Budget Bill
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Labor
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Food Safety and Nutrition
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