Public Statements

Office
State
Issue
Limit Result To
Keyword Search

9/30/14 President Obama Signs Implementing Legislation for the Hague Convention on the International Recovery of Child Support and Other Forms of Family Maintenance John Kerry 9/30/14 HUD Awards $112 Million to Protect Children and Families from Dangerous Lead and Other Home Hazards Julián Castro 6/14/14 Weekly Address: The President Wishes America's Dads a Happy Father's Day Pres. Barack Obama 6/13/14 Nation's Public Housing Authorities Join HUD's Father's Day Initiative Shaun Donovan 5/29/14 HUD Marks National Foster Care Month with New Report on Housing Challenges Faced by Youth Aging Out of Foster Care Shaun Donovan 5/27/14 Huffington Post - The Most Important Family Value Thomas Perez 2/27/14 Remarks by the President on "My Brother's Keeper" Initiative Pres. Barack Obama 11/01/13 Video Remarks on National Adoption Month John Kerry 10/30/13 Opening Remarks at National Work and Family Month Event John Kerry 9/20/13 U.S. Department of Education Awards $14 Million to Special Education Parent Technical Assistance Centers Arne Duncan 8/29/13 All Legal Same-Sex Marriages Will Be Recognized for Federal Tax Purposes Jacob Lew 6/15/13 Weekly Address: Celebrating Father's Day Weekend Pres. Barack Obama 6/13/13 Housing Authorities to Connect Fathers and Children Who Live in Public Housing Shaun Donovan 3/15/13 Remarks of Secretary Tom Vilsack at the Maine Medical Center Thomas Vilsack 3/14/13 Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Outlines USDA Efforts to Raise a Healthier Generation of Americans; Affirms Need for Generational Change Thomas Vilsack 3/13/13 Attorney General Eric Holder Speaks at the Domestic Violence Homicide Prevention Initiative Announcement Eric Holder 3/08/13 Sixth Anniversary of the Disappearance of Robert Levinson John Kerry 3/05/13 Education Department Releases New School-Level Graduation Rate Data to Better Inform Parents, District Leaders Arne Duncan 3/01/13 Smart Investments in Early Learning Arne Duncan 2/28/13 U.S. Department of Education Asks School Leaders to Initiate New Efforts to Reduce Gender-Based Violence Arne Duncan 10/17/12 Remarks by the President at a Campaign Event in Mt. Vernon, IA Pres. Barack Obama 8/01/12 Homelessness: Murray, Franken, Kerry Introduce New Legislation to Help Homeless Families Access Child Care John Kerry 6/27/12 Remarks by the President at a Picnic for Members of Congress Pres. Barack Obama 6/22/12 Kerry, Lugar Bill Would Help Prevent Corrupt, Fraudulent Adoptions Abroad John Kerry 6/14/12 Housing Authorities Across U.S. Gearing Up for Father's Day Shaun Donovan 6/13/12 Remarks by the President at Kenny's BBQ Smokehouse Pres. Barack Obama 4/12/12 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden on Tax Fairness at a Campaign Event Joseph Biden 10/14/11 Attorney General Eric Holder Speaks at the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention National Conference Eric Holder 6/29/11 Remarks by the President at Reception Observing LGBT Pride Month Pres. Barack Obama 6/28/11 Statement by President Obama on Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey's Retirement Pres. Barack Obama 4/05/11 Attorney General Eric Holder Commends City Officials, Leaders for Their Plans to Prevent Youth Violence Eric Holder 3/11/11 U.S. Department of Education Issues Guidance on Public School Attendance Policies and Children of Military Families Arne Duncan 3/10/11 Co-Sponsoring Legislation to Protect LGBT Students from Violence, Bullying John Kerry 3/03/11 Tax Cut Legislation Will Reduce Poverty and Reward Work John Kerry 2/23/11 Letter to John Boehner, Speaking of the House - Litigation Involving the Defense of Marriage Act Eric Holder 10/25/10 Statement by the President on National Work and Family Month Pres. Barack Obama 9/29/10 Republicans Block Kerry, Durbin, Casey Bill to Save Jobs for Working Families John Kerry 9/14/10 As 5000 New Americans Earn Citizenship in Fenway Park, Kerry Proposes Immigration Law to Protect Children, Families John Kerry 6/21/10 Remarks by the President at a Father's Day Event Pres. Barack Obama 6/21/10 Letter to President Colom John Kerry 6/14/10 Kerry: Haitian Orphans Deserve Same Legal Protections Given To Most International Adoptees John Kerry 5/17/10 USDA Announces New Judges and Partner for the Apps for Healthy Kids Competition Thomas Vilsack 1/25/10 Remarks by the President and Vice President at Middle Class Task Force Meeting Joseph Biden 1/25/10 Remarks by the President and Vice President at Middle Class Task Force Meeting Pres. Barack Obama 1/19/10 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State John Kerry 12/21/09 Remarks by the President at the Boys and Girls Club Pres. Barack Obama 9/10/09 Remembering Senator Edward M. Kennedy John Kerry 9/01/09 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State John Kerry 6/19/09 Remarks By The President At Young Men's Barbecue Pres. Barack Obama 6/19/09 Remarks By The President At Fatherhood Town Hall Pres. Barack Obama 6/11/09 Statement by the President on the Senate's Passage of the Family Smoking and Tobacco Control Act Pres. Barack Obama 6/02/09 Prepared Remarks of Attorney General Eric Holder Via Video to the National Summit on the Intersection of Domestic Violence and Child Maltreatment Eric Holder 4/09/09 Kennedy, Kerry Announce $1.9 Million for Emergency Food and Shelter in Massachusetts John Kerry 4/08/09 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden Joseph Biden 1/30/09 Press Release: Vice President Biden Announces Middle Class Task Force Pres. Barack Obama 1/30/09 Press Release: Vice President Biden Announces Middle Class Task Force Joseph Biden 1/14/09 Statement from President-Elect Obama Pres. Barack Obama 1/07/09 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions John Kerry 12/21/08 Obama Transition Team Announces White House Task Force on Working Families Pres. Barack Obama 12/21/08 Obama Transition Team Announces White House Task Force on Working Families Joseph Biden 11/03/08 CNN Politics - Transcript: Obama's Grandmother Dies After Battle with Cancer Pres. Barack Obama 11/03/08 CBS "Early Show" - Transcript Pres. Barack Obama 9/15/08 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the Consumer Product Safety Commission's Announcement of Tougher Lead Standards Pres. Barack Obama 8/12/08 BIDEN Honored for Making a Difference for Working Families Joseph Biden 8/04/08 Bay Windows - 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' in the Crosshairs John Kerry 6/25/08 Kerry, Snowe Urge Relief for New Englanders from Home Heating Oil Costs John Kerry 6/23/08 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act of 2008 Pres. Barack Obama 6/15/08 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: Apostolic Church of God Pres. Barack Obama 6/15/08 Chicago Tribune - Obama in Father's Day Sermon Reminds Dads That Parenting Doesn't End at Conception Pres. Barack Obama 4/09/08 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the President Signing the Second Chance Act into Law Pres. Barack Obama 3/06/08 Obama and Cardin Applaud Passage of Amendment to Standardize Information about Recalled Products Pres. Barack Obama 12/06/07 Senator Clinton Joins Kennedy, Maloney in Fighting for Workplace Flexibility for Families Pres. Barack Obama 12/06/07 Kennedy, Maloney Fight for Workplace Flexibility for Families Pres. Barack Obama 11/13/07 AP - Obama Trades Stories of Family Pres. Barack Obama 11/09/07 AP - Obama Wants More Help for Families Pres. Barack Obama 10/22/07 Obama Statement on the Appointment of Dr. Susan Orr as Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Population Affairs at HHS Pres. Barack Obama 8/09/07 Forbes - Obama Argues for Civil Unions for Gays Pres. Barack Obama 7/18/07 Kerry Praises Interns Who Grew Up In Foster Care, Highlights Need For Foster Children To Have Permanent Families John Kerry 6/15/07 Spartanburg Herald-Journal - Obama Hits Campaign Issues In Spartanburg Visit Pres. Barack Obama 6/15/07 Spartanburg Herald-Journal - Family Issues Will Be Focus During Obama's Visit To Upstate Pres. Barack Obama 5/23/07 Kerry Amendment Protects Children, Families Caught In Immigration Raids John Kerry 3/20/07 Healthy Families Act John Kerry 3/12/07 Kerry: I doubt ICE Has Any Real Idea About Who It's Detaining John Kerry 2/16/07 Hagel Introduces Bill to Aid Charles Hagel 1/25/07 Remarks by Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) to the Families USA 2007 Conference; Topic: Health Care Pres. Barack Obama 7/25/06 Child Custody Protection Act - Continued Pres. Barack Obama 6/29/06 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions Pres. Barack Obama 4/25/06 Statements On Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions John Kerry 1/31/06 The State - Listening to Bush as a Parent Joseph Biden 7/29/05 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions Pres. Barack Obama 6/20/05 Obama 's Church Sermon to Black Dads: Grow Up Pres. Barack Obama 6/07/05 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions Joseph Biden 9/30/04 National Domestic Violence Awareness Month Joseph Biden 9/23/04 Statement by John Kerry on Yesterday's Passage of Rep. Jim Davis's Amendment John Kerry 7/25/04 NBC "Meet the Press" Transcript Pres. Barack Obama 7/14/04 Federal Marriage Amendment - Motion to Proceed Charles Hagel 3/10/04 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions Joseph Biden 1/01/11 Issue Position: Protecting Children and Families John Kerry Issue Position: Children and Families John Kerry Issue Position: Urban Policy Pres. Barack Obama