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David Cicilline's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: David N. Cicilline
Office: U.S. House (RI) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 07/15/1961
Birth Place: Providence, RI
Home City: Providence, RI
Religion: Jewish
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Date Title
Issue Position: Workers' Rights
July 9, 2014 Congress Approves Workforce Development Bill
June 25, 2014 Letter to Kevin McCarthy, Majority Leader Elect - Unemployment Insurance
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
April 11, 2014 Cicilline Launches "Faces of the Unemployed"
April 9, 2014 American Jobs Act
April 7, 2014 Cicilline Statement on Equal Pay Day
March 25, 2014 Cicilline Outlines Spending Priorities for Fiscal Year 2015 Budget
March 25, 2014 Cicilline Outlines Spending Priorities for Fiscal Year 2015 Budget
Feb. 27, 2014 Veto of Republican Anti-LGBT Bill Good for Nation
Feb. 26, 2014 Cicilline, House Democrats Demand Vote on Minimum Wage Legislation
Feb. 22, 2014 Cicilline: Arizona Bill Rolls Back Equal Rights
Feb. 18, 2014 Whitehouse, Langevin, and Cicilline Call for Minimum Wage Increase
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Federal Building Concession Workers in Executive Order to Raise Minimum Wage
Feb. 11, 2014 Fair Minimum Wage Act
Dec. 17, 2013 Senator Manchin and Congressman Cicilline Introduce Bicameral Legislation to Focus on Job Growth
Dec. 17, 2013 Senator Manchin and Congressman Cicilline Introduce Bicameral Legislation to Focus on Job Growth
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Fast Food Chains - Raising Minimum Wage
Nov. 19, 2013 Letter to Lamar Smith Chairman, House of Representatives Science, Space and Technology Committee and Eddie Bernice Johnson, Ranking Memeber, House of Representatives Science, Space and Technology Committee - STEM
Nov. 8, 2013 Cicilline, DeLauro Co-Host Forum Highlighting "When Women Succeed, America Succeeds" Economic Agenda
Nov. 7, 2013 Cicilline Praises Senate Passage of ENDA
Oct. 3, 2013 Budget Conference
Oct. 2, 2013 Government Shutdown
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
June 10, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Women in Rhode Island's First District Still Earn Only 83 Cents for Every Dollar Earned by Men
April 29, 2013 Pelosi to Join Cicilline in Providence for Innovation and Technology Discussion
April 25, 2013 Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus Praises Re-Introduction Of Employment Non-Discrimination Act
April 24, 2013 Democratic Whip Hoyer Appoints Cicilline to Make It In America Working Group
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Job Corps Program Funding
April 9, 2013 Paycheck Fairness Act
April 3, 2013 Standing Up for Working Rhode Island Families, Langevin and Cicilline Highlight Importance of Fair Minimum Wage Act
March 15, 2013 Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Lifelong Skills Act
March 6, 2013 New Legislation Would Bump Minimum Wage to $10.10 Over Three Years
Sept. 19, 2012 Cicilline Discusses Make it in America Agenda on NECN's DC Dialogue
June 5, 2012 Cicilline Slams Republicans for Blocking Paycheck Fairness Act
March 12, 2012 Cicilline's Office Provides Help to North Providence Resident
Feb. 2, 2012 Republican-Led House Stonewalls Again on Jobs, Votes Down Cicilline Amendment
Dec. 23, 2011 Cicilline Statement on Passage of Payroll Tax Cut, Unemployment Benefits Bill
Dec. 16, 2011 Extend Unemployment Compensation and Payroll Tax
Dec. 7, 2011 Extend Payroll Tax Cut and Employment Assistance
Dec. 2, 2011 Payroll Tax Cut
Nov. 16, 2011 Job Creation
Sept. 8, 2011 Cicilline Reaction to President's Speech to Create Jobs and Grow Our Economy
Aug. 17, 2011 Interior Launches Leasing Process for Commercial Wind Energy Offshore Rhode Island and Massachusetts
July 12, 2011 Jobs, Offshoring Prevention Act of 2011
May 12, 2011 Make it in America
May 10, 2011 Jobs and the Make it in America Agenda
March 22, 2011 Cicilline Unveils First Draft of "Make it in America Block Grant"
March 9, 2011 What About Jobs?
Feb. 19, 2011 wrong Priorities in America
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