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Eliot Engel's Public Statements on Issue: Education

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
Issue Position: No Child Left Behind
Issue Position: Education
May 7, 2014 New York Congressional Delegation Met with Mayor de Blasio
April 3, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Women's Education: Promoting Development, Countering Radicalism
April 3, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee -Markup of H.R. 3583, the Malala Yousafzai Scholarship Act
March 28, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - STEM Education Grant Program for Hispanic Serving Institutions
Feb. 11, 2014 Congressman Engel Praises State of the City Address
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
April 22, 2013 Letter to Rep. Hal Rogers, Rep. Nita Lowey, Rep. Jack Kingston, and Rep. Rosa DeLauro - Student Loans for Students Without HS Diploma or GED
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Environmental Education Act Programs Funding
April 18, 2013 National Day of Silence
April 18, 2013 National Day of Silence Fights Violence and Discrimination Against LGBT Youth
May 18, 2012 Rep. Engel -- Statement on the Anniversary of Brown V. Board of Education
May 18, 2012 Rep. Engel - Statement on the Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education
Jan. 24, 2012 Rep. Engel Reaction to State of the Union Address
Sept. 21, 2011 Reps. Engel, Grimm, Crowley Urge Protection for Graduate Medical Education
June 16, 2011 Reps. Grimm, Crowley, & Engel Introduce Bill to Prevent a Doctor Shortage and Improve Access to Quality, Affordable Care
April 27, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Withdraw Proposed "Gainful Employment" Regulation
April 11, 2011 Nadler, NYC Delegation, Nonprofit Leaders Protest Impact of Federal Budget Cuts on NYC Neighborhoods
Jan. 26, 2011 Rep. Engel - State of the Union Address Stron, Urges Bipartisan Atmosphere to Translate to Governing
Dec. 8, 2010 Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010
Oct. 7, 2010 Letter to Judith Enck, Regional Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency
Aug. 25, 2010 Rep. Engel - Almost $700 Million for New York Schools
Aug. 10, 2010 Education Jobs and Medicaid Assistance Act
Aug. 5, 2010 State Aid, Teacher Funds on the Way
June 23, 2010 Rep. Engel, Mayor Bloomberg Pledge to Work Together to Retain teachers, Plug Budget Holes
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 3, 2010 Congressman Eliot Engel On Proposed MTA Cuts In Service
Sept. 17, 2009 Rep. Engel Votes To Support Students And Colleges
Sept. 11, 2009 Rep. Engel Applauds Introduction Of Full Service Community Schools Act
May 13, 2009 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Building Capacity to Protect U.S. National Security: the Fiscal Year 2010 International Affairs Budget
Jan. 27, 2009 DTV Delay Act
Sept. 23, 2008 Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Community Assistance, Research, and Education Amendments of 2008
Sept. 23, 2008 Engel Tells Stella d'Oro to Bargain In Good Faith
July 30, 2007 Shirley A. Chisholm United States-Caribbean Educational Exchange Act of 2007
June 6, 2007 Introduction Of The National Digital Television Consumer Education Act
March 20, 2007 Letter: To Dave Obey, Chairman, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; James Walsh, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Labor, H
July 26, 2006 Fuel Consumption Education Act
Feb. 27, 2006 Lower Hudson Education Coalition Thanks Engel for Consistent Support on Education Funding
June 24, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
May 17, 2004 Engel Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Brown V. Board of Education
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Education
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Education
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