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Don Payne, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 10, Democratic
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 10
Date Title
July 11, 2016 Hearing of the Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communication Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - A Prepared Community is a Resilient Community
June 13, 2016 Bridging the Divide: A Call to Action By the Congressional Black Caucus to Eliminate Racial Health Disparities
May 9, 2016 Payne, Jr. Visits Head Start Center in Newark to Highlight Importance of Early Learning
April 27, 2016 Letter to Andy Slavitt, Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services - Medicare Floor Wage Index
April 26, 2016 Payne, Jr. Announces $2.3 Million Federal Grant for Montclair Child Development Center
March 29, 2016 Letter to Chairman Diaz-Balart and Ranking Member Price - Prioritize Family Homelessness Response and Expand Services
March 10, 2016 Letter to The Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House, the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader, The Hon. Tom Price, Chairman House Budget Committee, and the Hon. Chris Van Hollen, Ranking Member, House Budget Committee - Fight to Protect SNAP for Those in Need
Feb. 1, 2016 An Hour of Power
Sept. 22, 2015 Payne, Menendez, Booker Announce Grants to Empower Low-Income Entrepreneurs
Sept. 18, 2015 Payne Cosponsors Legislation to Support American Job Growth and Improve Infrastructure
Sept. 3, 2015 Letter to Sylvia M. Burwell, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - ACA Enrollement
Aug. 14, 2015 Payne, Jr. Statement on 80th Anniversary of Social Security
Aug. 13, 2015 Payne, Jr. Attends Ribbon Cutting Ceremony in Newark to Mark National Health Center Week
June 25, 2015 Payne, Jr. Introduces Bill to Strengthen Education for Low-Income Children
June 10, 2015 Letter to Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray, Chairman and Ranking Member, respectively, of the Senate HELP Committee - Every Child Achieves Act
June 1, 2015 The Congressional Black Caucus
March 27, 2015 Letter to Chairman Tom Cole and Ranking Member Rosa Delauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies - Funding of Heating Assistance Program
Aug. 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Executive Action on Poverty
June 18, 2014 Unemployment Insurance Extension
April 28, 2014 Congressional Black Caucus: Wealth Creation and the Opportunity Gap
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 13, 2014 Letter to Janet Yellen, Chairwoman of the Federal Reserve - Focus on Full Employment
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Feb. 18, 2014 Payne Introduces Growing Small Businesses Act
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. 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
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Education
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
Sept. 19, 2013 Payne Votes Against Increasing Hunger in America
Sept. 18, 2013 Opposition to the Republican Nutrition Assistance Plan
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
July 11, 2013 Payne Opposes Farm Bill that Ignores Funding for SNAP
June 3, 2013 Payne Tours Community FoodBank of New Jersey
June 3, 2013 - Rep. Donald Payne Calls Cuts to Food Assistance Program 'Absolutely Immoral'
May 23, 2013 Payne Introduces Promise Neighborhood Act
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston, Ranking Member DeLauro, Chairman Latham, Ranking Member Pastor - Programs that Aim to Eliminate Poverty Funding
March 15, 2013 GOP Votes NO to Raise Minimum Wage, Passes Bill that Undermines Investments in Jobs Training
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
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