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Donald Payne, Jr.'s Public Statements

Full Name: Donald M. Payne, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 10, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Bea; 3 Children: Donald III, Jack, Yvonne
Birth Date: 12/17/1958
Home City: Newark, NJ
Date Title
April 11, 2014 Menendez, Booker, Frelinghuysen, Pascrell, Sires, Payne Statement on EPA Passaic River Cleanup
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 4, 2014 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 28, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security, House Appropriations Committee - Fund Non-Profit Security Grant Program
March 27, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 26, 2014 Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act
March 26, 2014 Affordable Care Act Deadline
March 20, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Sudan and South Sudan Call for Action on South Sudan Violence
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation
March 14, 2014 Payne, Polis Introduce Legislation to Improve Teacher Training & Evaluation Practices
March 13, 2014 Letter to Janet Yellen, Chairwoman of the Federal Reserve - Focus on Full Employment
March 13, 2014 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
March 12, 2014 Payne Announces More than $8.4 Million in FEMA EMPG Grants to New Jersey
March 10, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D
March 6, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - Changes to Affordable Care Act Enrollment Process
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
March 4, 2014 Payne Urges Senate to Confirm Debo P. Adegbile As Next Asst. Atty. General of DOJ's Civil Rights Division
Feb. 28, 2014 Payne Applauds Presidential Proclamation Declaring March 2014 National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education
Feb. 18, 2014 Payne Introduces Growing Small Businesses Act
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Federal Building Concession Workers in Executive Order to Raise Minimum Wage
Feb. 10, 2014 Congressional Black Caucus Addqresses Raising Debt Ceiling
Feb. 6, 2014 Payne & Rangel Urge Christie to Raise the Wage of NJ Airport Workers
Feb. 5, 2014 Payne Smart Grid Bill Passes Committee
Feb. 4, 2014 Calling for Sandy Relief Oversight
Feb. 3, 2014 Medical Preparedness Allowable Use Act
Jan. 31, 2014 Payne Praises $2 Million in NFL Legacy Grants
Jan. 30, 2014 Rep. Payne, Jr. and Mayor Quintana Demand Congress Extend Long-Term Unemployment Insurance at Newark's One Stop Career Center
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 28, 2014 Payne Statement in Response to President Obama's State of the Union
Jan. 15, 2014 War On Poverty
Jan. 13, 2014 Congressional Black Caucus Addresses Unemployment Benefits
Jan. 10, 2014 Honoring the Life of Amiri Baraka
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Jan. 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Immediate Vote to Extend Unemployment Insurance
Jan. 7, 2014 Payne Applauds Senate for Taking First Step Toward Extending Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Payne Requests Presidential Proclamation
Dec. 12, 2013 Nelson Mandela
Dec. 12, 2013 Unemployment Insurance Extension
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Rajiv Shah, Administrator, US Agency for International Development - Reproductive Health as a Core Human Right
Nov. 26, 2013 AzerNews - U.S. congressmen hail rapid development in Azerbaijan
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and USAID Administrator Raj Shah - Titus Joins Bipartisan Letter in Support of U.S. Airdrops of Food and Supplies to Remote Areas of the Philipines
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency Craig Fugate - Make Social Media Data More Readable for First Responders During Times of Disaster
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