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John Dingell's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: John D. Dingell
Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 12, Democratic
First Elected: 12/13/1955
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Debbie; 4 Children: John, Chris, Jennifer, Jeanne
Birth Date: 07/08/1926
Birth Place: Colorado Springs, CO
Home City: Dearborn, MI
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 4, 2014 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
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. 28, 2014 Dingell Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Dec. 12, 2013 Dingell Statement on Bipartisan Budget Agreement
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
April 25, 2013 Dingell Welcomes MoveOn Petitions, Reiterates Opposition to Reckless Cuts
April 5, 2013 Dingell Statement on Jobs, Trade Reports
March 15, 2013 Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Lifelong SKILLS Act
March 14, 2013 Preserving the Welfare Work Requirement and TANF Extension Act of 2013
Jan. 19, 2013 Dingell Urges Southeast Michigan Residents to Take Part in National Day of Service
Dec. 7, 2012 Dingell Statement on November Jobs Report
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment
April 25, 2012 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Full Committee Markup of Prints: Proposed Matters for Inclusion in Reconciliation Recommendations; H.R. 4471, the Gasoline Regulations Act of 2012; Discussion Draft of the Strategic Energy Production Act of 2012
Dec. 20, 2011 Motion to Go to Conference on H.R. 3630, Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011
Sept. 8, 2011 Dingell Commends President Obama's Jobs Plan
Aug. 20, 2011 Dingell Commends Double Up Food Bucks Program Expansion to Dearborn Farmer's Market
April 5, 2011 Dingell: GOP Budget Plan Makes Harmful Cuts Disguised As Reforms
March 28, 2011 Letter to Rick Snyder, Governor, State of Michigan
March 2, 2011 Anti-Fraud Initiatives in Afforadable Care Act Provide Effective New Tools for CMS
Feb. 23, 2011 Dingell Applauds HHS ACA Announcement to Support States in Strengthening Community Living
Nov. 18, 2010 Congressman Urges Another House Vote and Senate Action Before Thanksgiving
July 22, 2010 Finally! - But Dingell Says Help for Unemployed Americans Comes Far too Late; Blasts Senate for "Ineffectiveness"
April 15, 2010 Dingell On UI Extension
March 2, 2010 Dingell Says Americans Deserved Better From Stubborn Senators
Dec. 17, 2009 Dingell Hails Help For Main Street
Nov. 5, 2009 Dingell Hails House Passage Of Unemployment Extension
Sept. 22, 2009 Dingell Pushes For Unemployment Extension
Sept. 14, 2009 Dingell Urges Extension Of Unemployment Benefits
Aug. 20, 2009 Dingell on Decision to Suspend CARS Program Next Week
July 29, 2009 Letter to Mr. Ronald Medford, Acting Deputy Administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
July 29, 2009 Dingell on Help for Unemployment Trust Fund
June 4, 2009 Dingell To Issue Guidebook For Helping Displaced Workers
April 15, 2009 Dingell, Civic Leaders Brainstorm On Creating Worker Retraining Options
Jan. 23, 2009 Letter To President Barack Obama
Jan. 22, 2009 Dingell Statement on American Recovery and Reinvestment Plan
Oct. 3, 2008 Dingell Helps Pass Unemployment Insurance Extension
Sept. 27, 2008 QI Program Supplemental Funding Act of 2008
Sept. 26, 2008 Job Creation and Unemployment Relief Act of 2008
June 6, 2008 Dingell Comments on Discouraging New Unemployment Numbers
April 18, 2008 More than 25 Members Join with Dingell, Michigan Democrats to Call for Second Economic Stimulus Package
April 16, 2008 Committee Votes Unanimously to Block Medicaid Cuts
April 9, 2008 Subcommittee Moves to Block Medicaid Cuts
March 13, 2008 Dingell, Murphy Introduce Legislation to Protect Medicaid from Administrative Cuts
March 13, 2008 Dingell Statement on the House Budget Resolution
March 3, 2008 Report Finds HHS Has Failed to Ensure Fiscal Integrity of Medicaid in FL, VT Demonstrations
Feb. 8, 2008 Dingell, Pallone, King, & Reynolds Introduce Legislation to Temporarily Increase Medicaid Assistance to States
Jan. 29, 2008 Recovery Rebates and Economic Stimulus for the American People Act of 2008
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