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Niki Tsongas' Public Statements

Full Name: Nicola 'Niki' S. Tsongas
Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 10/16/2007
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Widowed; 3 Children: Ashley, Katina, Molly
Birth Date: 04/26/1946
Birth Place: Chico, CA
Home City: Lowell, MA
Date Title
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Protecting our Servicemembers
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Financial Reform and Consumer Rights
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: National Defense & Iraq
Issue Position: Global Warming
Issue Position: Energy & Environment
Issue Position: Women's Issues
Issue Position: Labor
Issue Position: Public Safety
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Small Business
Issue Position: Veterans and Military Families
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Iraq and Afghanistan
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Iraq Conflict
Issue Position: Social Security and Retirement Security
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Veterans & Military Families
Issue Position: Energy and Environment
Issue Position: Economic Development
Issue Position: Social Security & Retirement Security
July 18, 2014 Governor Patrick Announces Federal Funding for Community Improvements
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action
July 1, 2014 Boston Globe - Supreme Court Limits Birth Control Coverage Rule
July 1, 2014 Lowell Sun - Traffic-Clogged Methuen Rotary to get $66 Million Makeover
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 24, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the Government Accountability Office - Report on Savings Bonds and Savings Vehicles
June 23, 2014 Revocation of Miami Tribe of Oklahoma Charter
June 23, 2014 World War II Memorial Prayer Act of 2013
June 23, 2014 Nashua River Wild and Scenic River Study Act
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 20, 2014 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
June 17, 2014 Letter to Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health - Make Demographic Data Public for All Clinical Trials
June 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States- Create Blue Ribbon Commission to Investigate Care Delivery at Department of Veterans Affairs
June 12, 2014 CNN - For Women of Afghanistan, Life is Better
June 10, 2014 The Eagle-Tribune - VA Audit: Mass. Faring Well on Wait Times
June 9, 2014 Tsongas Statement on VA Report
June 4, 2014 Huffington Post - On the Road with 15 Congresswomen Trying to Get Women to Vote
June 4, 2014 Tsongas, Rivera Announce EPA Action on Merrimac Paper Co. Site
June 2, 2014 EPA Announces Plan to Cut Carbon Emissions, Mirroring Local Initiative
June 2, 2014 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions
May 30, 2014 Newsletter: An Obligation to Our Veterans
May 30, 2014 Tsongas Statement on the Resignation of Secretary Shinseki
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
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