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Gregory Meeks' Public Statements

Full Name: Gregory W. Meeks
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 02/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Simone-Marie; 3 Children: Ebony, Aja, Nia-Aiyana
Birth Date: 09/25/1953
Birth Place: New York City
Home City: Far Rockaway, NY
Religion: African Methodist Episcopal
Date Title
Nov. 15, 2007 Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act of 2007
Nov. 15, 2007 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee's International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight Subcommittee - Assurances on Torture
Nov. 6, 2007 Letter to Mary Peters, Secretary of Transportation, Re: Congestion Pricing
Oct. 23, 2007 To Eliminate the Exemption From State Regulation for Certain Securities Designated by National Securities Exchanges
Oct. 23, 2007 Reps. Meeks & Fossella's Bill to Enhance Competitiveness of U.S. Markets and Reverse Exodus of U.S. IPO's Passes the House of Representatives
Oct. 19, 2007 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Releases a Joint Statement on the Massacre of Six Colombian Miners
Sept. 27, 2007 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Leads Conversation on the African American Experience on Wall Street
Sept. 24, 2007 Meeks Lauds Passage of Resolution Recognizing Low Presence of Minorities in the Financial Services Industry
Sept. 24, 2007 Recognizing the Low Presense of Minorities in the Financial Services Industry and Minorities and Women in Upper Level Positions of Management
Sept. 18, 2007 Reps. Meeks & Fossella's Bill to Enhance Competitiveness of U.S. Markets and Reverse Exodus of U.S. IPO's Passes Committee
Sept. 5, 2007 Third Annual African American Prostate Cancer Disparity Summit in the Nation's Capitol Supported by Congressman Gregory W. Meeks
Sept. 5, 2007 Hearing of the House Commitee on Financial Services Subject: Recent Events in the Credit and Mortgage Markets
Aug. 23, 2007 Congressman Meeks Welcomes Council Committee's Approval of Downtown Jamaica Rezoning Plan
Aug. 16, 2007 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Announces New Private/Public Partnership Aimed To Reduce Foreclosures In Southeast Queens
Aug. 8, 2007 Letter to Felipe Calderón, President of Mexico
Aug. 1, 2007 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks And the New York Delegation Sheppard the Terrorism Risk Insurance Extension Act Through the Financial Services Committee
July 27, 2007 Remarks by Ambasador Peter Allgeier
June 29, 2007 Letter To President of the United States George W. Bush
June 26, 2007 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Announces The House Financial Services Committee Passing of Financial Services Diversity Initiative (H.Con. Res.) 140
June 21, 2007 The Department Of State, Foreign Operations And Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2008
May 22, 2007 U.S. Trade Agreements
May 12, 2007 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Host Historical Citizenship Day
April 24, 2007 10,000 Teachers, 10 Million Minds Science And Math Scholarship Act
March 19, 2007 As Iraq War Enters its Fifth Year, Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Says Congress must Vote for a Change
March 13, 2007 Rep. Watson & Black Caucus Members Register Outrage Over Blatant Discrimination by Cherokee Nation
March 9, 2007 BDI-IMDI Congressional Delegation Speech
March 1, 2007 Black History Month
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq Resolution
Feb. 14, 2007 CNN Paula Zahn Now-Transcript
Feb. 13, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Jan. 30, 2007 Letter: To Rep. David Obey, Chairman House Appropriations Committee; Rep. Jerry Lewis, Ranking Member House Appropriations Committee
Sept. 29, 2006 Press Release - "HR 6143-The Ryan White Re-authorization"
Sept. 29, 2006 Wright Amendment Reform Act Of 2006
Sept. 29, 2006 The Deteriorating Peace In Sudan
Sept. 8, 2006 Letter to Elaine Chao
Sept. 8, 2006 Letter to The Honorable Elaine Chao, Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor
July 26, 2006 Expressing Sense of Congress that Venezuela Should Support Strategies for Ensuring Secure Airport Facilities
July 26, 2006 United States and India Nuclear Cooperation Promotion Act of 2006
July 20, 2006 United States-Oman Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
July 19, 2006 Condemning the Recent Attacks Against the State of Israel
June 15, 2006 Message from the Senate
June 14, 2006 House GOP Ignores the Economoc Conditions of America's Middle Class
May 26, 2006 Recognizing the History of the Black Heritage Stamp Series and Honoring Clarence Irving
May 16, 2006 Letter to President of the United States of America George W. Bush
May 8, 2006 Letter to USDA Forest Service Chief Dale Bosworth
May 4, 2006 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of the House Committe on Appropriations Jerry Lewis and David Obey
April 18, 2006 Letter to President of the United States of America George W. Bush
March 13, 2006 115 House Members Sign Norwood Letter Seeking Airline Pension Help
Feb. 9, 2006 Clinton, King Spearhead Effort to Help State's Uninsured Working Families
Feb. 6, 2006 Olver Opposes Warrantless Spying on Americans
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