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Elizabeth Esty's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Elizabeth Esty
Office: U.S. House (CT) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Dan; 3 Children: Sarah, Thomas, Jonathan
Birth Date: 08/25/1959
Birth Place: Oak Park, IL
Home City: Cheshire, CT
Date Title
Aug. 8, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Applauds $1.1 Million Federal Job-Training Grant for New Britain
July 30, 2014 House Democrats' Economic Agenda
July 30, 2014 Connecticut Delegation: Stay in Congress and Vote on the Issues that Impact the American People
July 25, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Applauds Passage of Bipartisan Manufacturing Bill in Science Committee
July 14, 2014 STEM Education Act of 2014
July 14, 2014 U.S. House of Representatives Passes Rep. Elizabeth Esty's STEM Education Bill
July 9, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Supports Bipartisan Workforce Investment and Opportunity Act
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
April 8, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Call a Vote on Unemployment Compensation Extension
April 8, 2014 On Equal Pay Day, Rep. Elizabeth Esty Joins President Obama to Announce Pay Discrimination Protections
March 27, 2014 Connecticut Delegation on State Minimum Wage Vote
March 13, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Gets Bipartisan Amendments Passed
March 5, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement on President Obama's Speech Today in New Britain
Feb. 4, 2014 Congresswoman Esty Applauds Governor Malloy's Proposal to Raise Connecticut's Minimum Wage
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fulfilling the Promise of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Jan. 28, 2014 Congresswoman Esty's Response to the President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to John Koskinen, Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service - Clarification for Volunteer Departments
Dec. 3, 2013 Waterbury Republican-American - Esty, NASA astronaut discuss STEM issues with Waterbury business, education officials
Nov. 14, 2013 New Democrat Coalition Unveils COMPETES Act Reauthorization Agenda
Nov. 7, 2013 Esty Statement on Senate Passage of ENDA
Nov. 7, 2013 Hartford Courant - Esty Calls ENDA "Another Step Forward in..March Towards True Equality"
Nov. 1, 2013 The Cheshire Citizen - Esty visits Industrial Heater in Cheshire
Oct. 3, 2013 Celebrating National Manufacturing Day
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
May 8, 2013 Esty Opposes Bill to Give Working Families Less Flexibility and Less Pay
April 26, 2013 In Support of Workers' Memorial Day
April 25, 2013 Esty Urges 5th District Local Law Enforcement Agencies to Apply for 2013 COPS Hiring Grant Program
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Job Corps Program Funding
April 9, 2013 Esty Statement on Equal Pay Day
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Jobs and the Economy
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Affordable, Quality Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Job Creation and Economic Growth
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