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Mike Thompson's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' C. Thompson
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Janet; 2 Children: Chris, Jon
Birth Date: 01/24/1951
Birth Place: Saint Helena, CA
Home City: Saint Helena, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 11, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Joins Bipartisan Trio Caucus
April 8, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Applauds Bipartisan Senate Action on Emergency Unemployment Insurance
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary, Department of Labor - California's Delayed Unemployment Insurance Benefits
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
Jan. 10, 2014 Benicia Herald - Rep. Praises Vote on Unemployment Benefits Extension
Jan. 10, 2014 Lake County News -- Thompson: $64.8 Million Drained from California Economy Due to Unemployment Benefits Lapse
Jan. 8, 2014 Lake County News -- Garamendi, Thompson Laud Senate Vote to Consider Extending Emergency Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 12, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson Votes to Pass Bipartisan Budget Deal
Sept. 19, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson Votes Against Bill Cutting $40 Billion from Nutrition Programs
Sept. 17, 2013 Reps. Glenn Thompson and Mike Thompson Introduce Bipartisan Medicare Orthotics & Prosthetics Improvement Act
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
June 20, 2013 Thompson, Bipartisn Coalition of House Members Vote Down Harmful GOP Farm Bill
May 24, 2013 Reps. Thompson and Poe Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Help Put Veterans Back to Work
May 16, 2013 Rep. Thompson Votes No on the Patients' Rights Repeal Act
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
March 13, 2013 Preserving the Welfare Work Requirement and TANF Extension Act of 2013
Sept. 20, 2012 Disapproving Rule Relating to Waiver and Expenditure Authority with Respect to the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program
July 26, 2012 Ways and Means Democrats Introduce "No Excuses" Legislation to Spur Job Growth
June 15, 2012 Rep. Mike Thompson Announces mote than $145,000 to Provide Permanent Housing and Support to North Coast Veterans
Dec. 14, 2011 Rep. Mike Thompson Releases Statement on House Majority's Passage of Tax Extension Bill
Oct. 27, 2011 Letter to Attorney General Harris
May 16, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Feb. 15, 2011 Providing For Consideration Of House Resolution 72, Directing Committees To Review Regulations From Federal Agencies
Dec. 17, 2010 Thompson Votes Against Tax Deal
Oct. 3, 2008 Congressman Thompson on Emergency Economic Stabilization Act
Feb. 5, 2008 Statement by Congressman Thompson on President's Budget Proposal
Feb. 6, 2007 President's Budget Harms Middle-Class, Neglects Seniors & Kids
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Feb. 25, 2004 Hearing of the House Budget Committee on the Economic Outlook and Current Fiscal Issues
Feb. 24, 2004 Recognizing Sue Holman and Susan Weeks
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