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Eliot Engel's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Eliot L. Engel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 16, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1988
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for U.S. House - District 16
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Patricia; 3 Children
Birth Date: 02/18/1947
Birth Place: Bronx, NY
Home City: Bronx, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
June 30, 2014 Letter to Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh - Regarding Unfair Labor Practices and Anti-Union Violence
April 29, 2014 Letter to Steven Anderson, President and Chief Executive Officer of National Association of Chain Drug Stores - Ban Cigarette and Tobacco Product Sales
April 4, 2014 Rep. Engel Says Jobs Report Points to Continued Growth
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
Oct. 31, 2013 McDermott, Engel, and Ten Senators and Representatives Send Amicus Brief to Support Transparency Around Conflict Minerals
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Sept. 28, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act
Aug. 2, 2013 Rep. Engel Applauds FDA Clarification of Gluten-Free Products
July 18, 2013 Rep. Engel - New York Health Premiums to be Halved in 2014; But GOP Still Fights Affordable Care Act
April 26, 2013 Rep. Engel - Con Edison Bonuses "An Insult" To Ratepayers
April 16, 2013 Rep. Engel Calls For Support on Social Security "COLA" Legislation
June 19, 2012 Governor Cuomo and Mayor Bloomberg Applaud $10 Million Federal Grant to Support Hunts Point Produce Market
March 30, 2012 Rep. Engel's Calling Cards Bill Would Prevent $1 Million in Consumer Fraud Every Day
Jan. 6, 2012 Rep. Engel - Job Creation Continues to Trend Upward
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner - Emergency Funds
Oct. 8, 2010 Rep. Engel: Private Jobs Increasing Is a Positive Sign
Aug. 6, 2010 Rep. Engel- BP Oil Spill Site shows Progress, Much to be Done
July 21, 2010 Rep. Engel - Financial Regulatory Reform Becomes Law
June 23, 2010 Calling Card Consumer Protection Act
June 22, 2010 Engel Announces Tough Tobacco Rules Take Effect Today
June 7, 2010 Rep. Engel: Unemployment Drop Encouraging, Job Creation Continues
May 18, 2010 Rep. Engel - Pfizer's Actions Shameful
Dec. 3, 2009 Rep. Engel Welcomes White House Job Creation Forum
July 24, 2009 Rep. Engel Statement Regarding Federal Minimum Wage Increase
July 17, 2009 Rep. Engel Votes To Protect Consumers, Help Small Businesses
June 16, 2009 CNBC "CNBC Reports" - Transcript
June 1, 2009 Statement From Rep. Engel On General Motors' Bankruptcy
May 22, 2009 Rep. Engel Remains Dedicated To Fighting FAA Airspace Redesign
Feb. 11, 2009 Rep. Engel Demands the Contract Between the New York Mets and Citigroup be Honored
Sept. 25, 2008 Rep. Engel's Calling Card Fraud Bill Passes House
Aug. 1, 2008 Engel Votes to Protect Families from Unsafe Products
July 9, 2008 DTV Transition Assistance Act
March 7, 2008 Engel Co-Sponsors Credit Card Bill of Rights
Feb. 12, 2008 Engel Supports Credit Card Holder Bill of Rights
Dec. 19, 2007 House Passes Legislation to Protect Children from Unsafe Toys
Aug. 30, 2007 Statement by Cong. Eliot Engel on NRC Notice of Violation for Entergy on Siren Installation
June 14, 2007 Introduction Of The Alarm Customer VoIP Notification Act
Feb. 22, 2007 Engel Supports Bill Aiding Local Firm
Feb. 6, 2006 Rep. Fossella Leads Bipartisan Effort Urging Allstate to Continue Offering Homeowners Insurance in NYC
June 30, 2014 Issue Position: Putting Americans Back to Work
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Taxes
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Environment - General
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