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Angus King, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Marriage, Family, and Children

Office: U.S. Senate (ME) - Jr, Independent
Date Title
Aug. 8, 2017 Collins, King Announce More Than $5.1 Million For Head Start in Maine
Aug. 3, 2017 Rep. Sewell Introduces Bipartisan Family Medical Leave Bill
May 31, 2017 Collins, King Announce Nearly $3 Million in Funding for Head Start in Maine
May 17, 2017 King, Portman, Brown, Capito Reintroduce Bipartisan Bill to Support Newborns Exposed to Opioids
April 19, 2017 At Educare in Waterville, King Underscores Need for Affordable Childcare for Maine Families
March 21, 2017 Senators Collins, King Announce $143,825 for the Maine Educational Center For the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Feb. 9, 2017 King, Fischer Renew Push for Paid Family & Medical Leave
Jan. 24, 2017 King, Burr Unite to Renew Push for Affordable Childcare
Jan. 24, 2017 King, Burr Unite to Renew Push for Affordable Childcare
Jan. 5, 2017 Collins, King Announce More Than $2.5 Million in Funding for Head Start in Maine
Dec. 1, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House, the Hon. Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader; the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader and the Hon. Harry Reid, Senate Minority Leader - Call for Passage of Foster Care Reforms
Sept. 7, 2016 Following Senator Collins Strong Advocacy, HUD Proposes to Strengthen Blood Lead Threshold to Match the CDC's Standard
Sept. 6, 2016 Collins, King Announce $2.25 Million in Funding to Help Prevent Youth Substance Abuse in Maine
July 14, 2016 King, Burr Combine Forces to Fight for More Affordable Childcare for American Families
July 13, 2016 King Introduces Two Bills Aimed at Fighting Poverty & Developing Workforce
July 7, 2016 Senators Collins, King Announce Nearly $2.8 Million for Opportunity Alliance Head Start Programs
June 23, 2016 Capito, King, Ayotte, Brown Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Help Lift Americans Out of Poverty
June 1, 2016 TIME Magazine - Senators Coons, King, Portman Op-Ed in TIME: "The Secret Tax That Targets Families Affected By Death or Disability"
May 31, 2016 Collins, King Announce Nearly $13 Million in Funding for Head Start in Maine
May 27, 2016 King, Capito, Brown Introduce Legislation to Support Treatment for Babies Exposed to Opioids
May 4, 2016 Brown Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Improve Care for Babies Who Have Been Exposed to Opioids
April 29, 2016 King, Capito, Brown Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Improve Care for Babies Born Addicted to Drugs
March 10, 2016 King, Colleagues Call for Investigation into One-Size-Fits-All Cancer Medication
Feb. 29, 2016 King, Durbin Introduce Bill to Expand Access to Substance Abuse Treatment
Nov. 3, 2015 Observing Adoption Awareness Month
Oct. 26, 2015 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Acting Commissioner of the Social Security Administration, and Loretta Lynch, Attorney General - Implement Supreme Court Marriage Equality Decisions
Oct. 26, 2015 Letter to Carolyn W. Colvin, Acting Commissioner of the Social Security Administration and Loretta Lynch, Attoney General - Lawmakers Call on Social Security Administration to Treat Same-Sex Marriages Equally
Oct. 22, 2015 Senate Passes King-Backed Bill to Prevent Newborn Opioid Dependency
Oct. 16, 2015 Letter to The Honorable Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services and The Honorable Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Full Implementation Of Mental Health Parity Law
Sept. 18, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Stephen Ostroff, Acting Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration - FDA Review of Decision to Prescribe OxyContin to Children
Sept. 11, 2015 Collins, King Announce More than $2.2 Million in Federal Grants to Support Drug-Free Communities
July 15, 2015 Every Child Achieves Act of 2015
June 2, 2015 Collins, King Announce Investment in Child Development Programs for Aroostook County
March 30, 2015 Letter to the Honorable Thad Cochran, Chairman of Senate Committee on Appropriations, and the Honorable Roy Blunt, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human - Expanding Louisiana Preschools
March 26, 2015 Letter to Lamar Alexander, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, and Patty Murray, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions - Early Childhood Education
March 5, 2015 King Renews Support for Legislation to Curb Youth Homelessness
Dec. 10, 2014 Collins, King Announce $14.8 Million Grant to Expand Preschool Services in Maine
Dec. 2, 2014 King Supports Affordable Housing for Homeless Students
Oct. 28, 2014 Letter to Leon Kengo Wa Dondo, President of the Senate of the DRC, and Aubin Minaku, Speaker of the National Assembly of the DRC - Urging Action on Adoption Reform
Oct. 28, 2014 Letter to Leon Kengo Wa Dondo, President of the Senate of the DRC, and Aubin Minaku, Speaker of the National Assembly of the DRC - Urging Action on Adoption Reform
Sept. 14, 2014 King Rides in United Bikers of Maine 33rd Annual Toy Run
July 31, 2014 King Calls on Congress to Pass Paid Family Medical Leave Bill
July 31, 2014 King Statement on Upcoming Visit to Southwest Border
July 31, 2014 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2014 - Motion to Proceed
July 17, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, United States Attorney General, and Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Current Immigration Crisis
July 17, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Funding for the Office of Refugee Resettlement
July 16, 2014 King, Fischer Introduce Bipartisan Paid Family Medical Leave Proposal
July 16, 2014 CNN - Why Families Must Have Paid Time Off
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 11, 2014 King Decries Political Blame-Game Surrounding Border Crisis, Calls for Lawmakers to Cooperate to Find a Solution
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