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André Carson's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: André D. Carson
Office: U.S. House (IN) - District 7, Democratic
First Elected: 03/11/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 7
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 6, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mariama; 1 Child: Salimah
Birth Date: 10/16/1974
Birth Place: Indianapolis, IN
Home City: Center Township, IN
Religion: Islam
Date Title
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Economic Development
Issue Position: Create Jobs and Protect Indiana's Workers
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
March 25, 2014 Congressman André Carson Addresses DFAS Concerns with Secretary of the Army McHugh
Feb. 26, 2014 Unemployment Insurance and Minimum Wage
Feb. 14, 2014 Blog: Equal Pay for Equal Work
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Federal Building Concession Workers in Executive Order to Raise Minimum Wage
Jan. 31, 2014 Blog: A Vision for the Future
Jan. 29, 2014 Carson Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 24, 2014 Blog: Alleviating Poverty
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
July 8, 2013 With Civilian Defense Workers Facing Pay Cuts, Rep. Carson Calls on Republican Leaders to Begin Negotiations on Budget Compromise
April 23, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Civilian Furloughs
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Job Corps Program Funding
Jan. 31, 2013 Congressman Carson Commemorates the Signing of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Oct. 22, 2012 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Minority Leader Pelosi, Majority Leader Cantor, and Minority Whip Hoyer
April 20, 2012 Carson Courier: April 20, 2012
Oct. 21, 2011 Celebrating National Disability Employment Awareness Month
April 20, 2011 Carson Helps Reopen Indianapolis Foundry
March 4, 2011 Carson Statement on Jobs Report
Dec. 22, 2010 Continuing Record of Successful Job Creation
Aug. 6, 2010 House Action Will Save Thousands of Teachers Across the Nation
July 13, 2010 Carson: HIRE Act Has Benefited Workers, Businesses
June 29, 2010 Carson: Allison's Job Announcement is Latest Example of Recovery Act's Success
May 12, 2010 Carson: Students Can Look Forward to Increased Financial Aid This Fall
March 5, 2010 Congressman Carson Votes To Create Thousands Of Hoosier Jobs
Nov. 6, 2009 Carson Votes To Extend Unemployment Insurance Benefits, Homebuyes' Tax Credit, Tax Relief For Businesses
Jan. 9, 2009 Carson: High Unemployment Rate Reiterates Urgent Need For Economic Recovery Package
Jan. 6, 2009 Carson Votes In Favor Of Pay Equity Legislation
Dec. 10, 2008 Carson Statement On November Job Losses
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Economy
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