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Bob Casey, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' P. Casey, Jr.
Office: U.S. Senate (PA) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Terese; 4 Children: Elyse, Caroline, Julia, Marena
Birth Date: 04/13/1960
Birth Place: Scranton, PA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
June 30, 2014 Casey Statement on Supreme Court Hobby Lobby Decision
June 23, 2014 President Obama Endorses Casey Bill to Protect Pregnant Women from Discrimination in the Workplace
June 23, 2014 Letter to Joseph Blatter, Federation Internationale de Football Association
June 18, 2014 Casey, Joined by Eight Senators, Introduces Bill to Restore Overtime Protections for Workers Across Pennsylvania, Country
June 16, 2014 Casey Statement On Administration Decision To Sign Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers From Workplace Discrimination By Government Contractors
May 13, 2014 Casey Statement on Fatal Mining Accident in West Virginia
May 6, 2014 Letter to John Koskinen, Commissioner Interal Revenue Service - IRS Bonus Abuse
April 30, 2014 The Minimum Wage
April 29, 2014 Hearing of the Employment and Workplace Safety Subcommittee of the Senate HELP Committee - Workers' Memorial Day: Are Existing Private Sector Whistleblower Protections Adequate To Ensure Safe Workplaces?
April 8, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act
March 13, 2014 Casey Calls for an End to Workplace Discrimination
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Black Lung Claims Process
Feb. 27, 2014 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014
Feb. 6, 2014 Casey Statement on NLRB Proposed Rule Changes
Jan. 28, 2014 Casey Statement Following President's State of the Union Address
Jan. 27, 2014 Casey Announces Local State of the Union Guest, Previews President's Speech
Jan. 21, 2014 Casey Releases New County by County Report Highlighting Problem of Income Inequality in PA
Dec. 19, 2013 Casey, Fattah, Doyle, Brady, Schwartz and Cartwright Release County by County Report Highlighting Need to Extend Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 5, 2013 Casey Calls for Increase In Minimum Wage
Dec. 3, 2013 Letter to Acting Assistant Secretary Eric Seleznow - Job Corps Finances
Nov. 22, 2013 Casey Marks One Year Anniversary of Bangladesh Tazreen Fire
Nov. 13, 2013 Casey Announces Bipartisan Bill to Protect Call Center Jobs in PA and Across US
Nov. 12, 2013 Casey Chairs Hearing on Payroll Fraud, Introduces Bill to Level the Playing Field for Law-Abiding Companies
Nov. 12, 2013 Letter to Senator John Boehner - ENDA Bill Up for Vote on House Floor
Nov. 7, 2013 Casey Statement on Senate ENDA Vote
Nov. 7, 2013 Letter to Interim Chief Executive of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited Eyal Desheh and President of Teva Americas Generics Allan Oberman - Urges Teva to Keep Jobs in Pennsylvania
Nov. 7, 2013 Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013
Nov. 6, 2013 Casey Announces New Report Outlining Economic Consequences of Anti-LGBT Workplace Discrimination
Nov. 4, 2013 Casey Statement on Senate ENDA Vote
Oct. 18, 2013 Casey Calls on Congress to Return to Job Creation, End Culture of Manufactured Crises
Sept. 18, 2013 Casey Backs Effort to Protect Pensions of Retired Coal Miners
Sept. 17, 2013 Labor Dept. Enacts Casey Proposal to Protect Direct Care Workers, Older Citizens Through Executive Order
Sept. 1, 2013 Blog: Observing Labor Day
July 31, 2013 Casey Introduces Amendment to Help Companies Address Skills Gap, Train Workers
July 31, 2013 Casey Amendment That Makes Major Reforms to Job Corps Passes Key Committee
July 10, 2013 Casey-Supported Employment Non-Discrimination Act Advances in Senate
June 10, 2013 Casey Statement on the 50th Anniversary of the Equal Pay Act
May 21, 2013 Letter to Chairman Mary Jo White - More Diversity in Corporate Boardrooms
May 14, 2013 Senators Casey and Shaheen, Reps Nadler, Maloney, Speier, Davis and Fudge Introduce Pregnant Workers Fairness Act to Protect Pregnant Women from Workplace Discrimination
May 10, 2013 Casey Highlights New Report Showing Economic Impact of Moms Across the Commonwealth
May 9, 2013 Water Resources Development Act of 2013
April 30, 2013 Casey Backs Comprehensive Mine Safety Legislation
April 18, 2013 Casey, Hagan Unveil Legislation to Help Small Businesses, Promote New Construction and Retail Improvements for Restaurants
April 17, 2013 Casey Unveils Legislation to Help Small Businesses, Promote New Construction and Retail Improvements for Restaurants
April 1, 2013 Casey Statement on Same-Sex Marriage
March 29, 2013 Harkin, Casey Sign on as Original Cosponsors of Legislation to Strengthen Worker Safety Laws as Investigation Reveals Insufficient Safety Regulations That Have Led to Dozens of Grain Bin Entrapments
March 22, 2013 Casey Amendments Included in Senate Passed Budget
March 5, 2013 Letter to Jane Oates - Trade Adjustment Assistance Petition
March 4, 2013 Casey Announces Congressional Hearing Into Jobs Corps Shortfall That Has Impacted Students Across PA, Nation
Feb. 28, 2013 Casey Statement on Senate Sequester Vote
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