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Mike Honda's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' M. Honda
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 17, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 17
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Widowed; 2 Children: Mark, Michelle
Birth Date: 06/27/1941
Birth Place: Walnut Creek, CA
Home City: San José, CA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
April 10, 2014 Progressive Caucus: Time to Renew Unemployment Insurance
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
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
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 29, 2014 Congressman Mike Honda Pledges to Work with President Obama and Congressional Colleagues on State of the Union Initiatives
Jan. 14, 2014 Equal Opporunity in America
Jan. 9, 2014 Rep. Honda Calls on Congress to Act Now to Fight Poverty
Jan. 8, 2014 Hippocratic Oath for Congress
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 Rep. Honda Opposes Proposed Cuts to SNAP
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
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
April 9, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Vote Against Benefit Cuts
March 7, 2013 Roll Call - Peace Corps' Message Still Shines Brightly, but a Boost Is Needed
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment
Sept. 13, 2012 Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2013
Oct. 27, 2011 Letter to Attorney General Harris
July 19, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2560, Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011
July 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 16, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives - Prescription Drug Costs
April 7, 2011 San Jose Mercury News - Opinion: GOP Budget is Balanced on Seniors and Lower Income Americans
Feb. 25, 2010 Jobs And A Sustained Recovery
Oct. 5, 2009 Op-Ed: Congress Acts To Extend Unemployment Benefits (rep. Mike Honda)
Jan. 10, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Nov. 17, 2005 Announcement by the Speaker Pro Tempore
Feb. 10, 2005 Honda Condemns Bush 2006 Budget Proposal
July 15, 2004 Honoring Colonel Daniel E. Furtado
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Medicaid
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: State Children's Health Insurance Program
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Federal Budget FY2012
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Poverty, Employment, and Earnings
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program
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