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Joe Manchin III's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Joe Manchin III
Office: U.S. Senate (WV) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Gayle; 3 Children: Heather, Joseph IV, Brooke
Birth Date: 08/24/1947
Birth Place: Farmington, WV
Home City: Fairmont, WV
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
July 31, 2014 Cantwell, Murray Cosponsor Bipartisan Legislation to Reauthorize Export-Import Bank
July 30, 2014 Manchin, Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Legislation to Reauthorize Export-Import Bank
July 30, 2014 Manchin Testifies At EPA Hearing on Existing Source Rule
July 10, 2014 Manchin Encourages West Virginians to Submit Concerns to Federal Register on EPA Carbon Emissions Rule
July 9, 2014 The Register-Herald - No Sale
July 8, 2014 Manchin Touts $13 Million In Support of Small Business in Mountain State
July 7, 2014 Charleston Daily Mail - Manchin Prepares to Introduce Banking Bill
June 2, 2014 Manchin Statement on EPA's Proposed Carbon Emissions Rules
May 28, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce $1 Million to Assess Clean Up and Redevelop West Virginia Communities
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Enivironmental Protection Agency - Proposed Greenhouse Gas Regulations
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Regarding EPA Regulations on Coal
May 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding NSPS Proposal
May 14, 2014 Manchin Recognized For His Avid Support of Small Businesses
April 24, 2014 Manchin Statement on Patriot Coal Layoffs in Boone County
April 23, 2014 Manchin Applauds $615M Energy Production Investment in Northern Panhandle
March 10, 2014 Letter to Daniel Levinson, Inspector General - Manchin, Vitter, Lee Want Investigation Into Big PhRMA Allegedly Paying FDA for Drug Approval Process
March 5, 2014 The Huffington Post - EPA's Power Plant Gamble -- A Risk We Can't Afford
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Black Lung Claims Process
Feb. 4, 2014 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript: Chemical Safety and Drinking Water Protection Act
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Punishing Most Vulnerable Americans With Higher Utility Bills
Jan. 14, 2014 Manchin Introduces Bill to Boost Small Business Growth
Dec. 19, 2013 Letter to Secretary Jacob Lew, Chairman Ben Bernanke, Commissioner Thomas Curry, Chairman Gary Gensler, Chairman Martin Gruenberg, Chairwoman Mary Jo White - Volcker Rule
Dec. 18, 2013 Manchin, Boozman Work to Bring Transparency, Fairness to EPA Science Review Process
Dec. 12, 2013 Manchin Cosponsors Bipartisan Legislation to Eliminate Corn Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Vehicle Financing Market
Oct. 9, 2013 Letter to Commissioner Hamburg, FDA - 'Pay to Play' Scheme Between Pain Medicine Companies and FDA
Oct. 5, 2013 The Beckley Register-Herald - Some Federal Employees Have to Work, With No Pay in Sight
Aug. 17, 2013 The Inter-Mountain - Manchin Visits Elkins
July 31, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Bipartisan Chemical Safety Bill
July 11, 2013 Letter to Director Cordray and Acting Secretary Harris - Fees Associated with Prepaid "Payroll Cards"
June 19, 2013 Boxer, Grassley, Manchin, Tonko Introduce Bill to Curb Excessive Taxpayer-Funded Salaries for Government Contractors
May 24, 2013 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: Connecting with West Virginians
May 23, 2013 Portman, Pryor Renew Push to Reduce Red Tape on Job Creators
April 25, 2013 Rockefeller and Manchin Reintroduce EPA Fair Play Act
April 23, 2013 Unanimous Consent Request
March 1, 2013 Manchin, Heller Announce Veterans Small Business Protection Act
Sept. 21, 2012 Bluefield Daily Telegraph - Manchin-Toomey: Bill Seeks to Stop EPA Bureaucratic Overreach
July 20, 2012 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: Celebrating Job Creation in West Virginia
July 19, 2012 Manchin Supports "Bring American Jobs Home Act'
July 17, 2012 Manchin: Make Sure That America's Olympic Uniforms are Made in the USA
July 12, 2012 Manchin Statement on Senate Jobs Measure That Won't Create Jobs and Adds to Deficit
April 10, 2012 Manchin Applauds Re-Opening of South Charleston Stamping Plant
March 29, 2012 Monday: Manchin Kicks off Two Week Tour Focused on 'Fighting For Every Job'
March 21, 2012 Manchin Meets with Lincoln Co. Emergency Medical Services
March 1, 2012 Manchin Statement on Job-Creating Expansion at Buffalo Toyota Plant
Feb. 10, 2012 Voices for Religious Freedom
Jan. 20, 2012 Starting the New Year by Standing Up for Common Sense
Nov. 2, 2011 Manchin Urges Senate to Pass His "Rebuild America Jobs Act' to Fix Infrastructure and Create American Jobs
Oct. 11, 2011 Manchin Votes to End Filibuster to Improve Bill and Create American Jobs
Sept. 26, 2011 Manchin-Sponsored Legislation to Roll Back EPA's Cement MACT Rule Would Save Construction Jobs
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