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Lacy Clay, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: William Lacy Clay, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (MO) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Ivie; 2 Children: Carol, William III
Birth Date: 07/27/1956
Birth Place: Saint Louis
Home City: Saint Louis, MO
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 14, 2014 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Cammittee Chairman of the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee - Call for Series of Hearings Focused on Poverty
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
July 12, 2013 Regarding House Republican Farm Bill that Strips Away Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
April 9, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Vote Against Benefit Cuts
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
July 11, 2012 Repeal of the ACA
July 3, 2012 Congressman Clay and Mayor Slay Announce $600,000 in Federal Grants to Support Job Training for Veterans
March 21, 2012 Protecting Access to Healthcare Act
Sept. 19, 2011 Statement by Congressman Wm Lacy Clay (D) Missouri Regarding President Obama's Deficit Reduction and Tax Fairness Plan
April 12, 2011 Clay Says Republican Budget Betrays Senior Citizens, Ends Medicare
Nov. 17, 2010 Clay Urges Extension of Emergency Unemployment Benefits
Nov. 17, 2010 Letter To Jacqueline Berrien, Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Possible Discrimination Against the Unemployed
Aug. 10, 2010 Clay Applauds Passage of Emergency Education/Medicaid Jobs Bill, Border Security Act
July 15, 2010 Clay Pushes GOP Senators to Pass Jobs Bills, Extend Emergency Unemployment Benefits
June 13, 2008 Clay Applauds House Passage of Extended Emergency Unemployment Benefits
July 24, 2007 Higher Minimum Wage Affirms Dignity of Working People Clay Says Wage Boost Will Lift Over 5 Million Americans Out of Poverty
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Nov. 8, 2005 Deficit Reduction Act of 2005
Oct. 13, 2005 New Study Reveals That Missouri Is Violating National Voter Registration Act Clay, ACORN Leaders Ask U.S. Justice Department To Investigate
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veteran Affairs
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