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Chellie Pingree's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Chellie M. Pingree
Office: U.S. House (ME) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 3 Children: Hannah, Cecily, Asa
Birth Date: 04/02/1955
Birth Place: Minneapolis, MN
Home City: North Haven, ME
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
June 26, 2014 Lowering Gasoline Prices to Fuel an America That Works Act of 2014
June 23, 2014 White House Summit on Working Families
June 16, 2014 Pingree Applauds Executive Order to Prohibit LGBT Discrimination by Federal Contractors
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 1, 2014 Pingree Welcomes New Online Jobs Database for Veterans
April 8, 2014 On Equal Pay Day, Pingree Says Women Should Know If They Are Being Underpaid
March 13, 2014 Pingree Meets With President Obama to Discuss Economic Agenda for Women and Working Families
March 4, 2014 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Payroll Card Abuse
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fulfilling the Promise of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Jan. 28, 2014 Statement on Tonight's State of the Union Speech
Jan. 28, 2014 Pingree Statement on Tonight's State of the Union Speech
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Fast Food Chains - Raising Minimum Wage
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
June 10, 2013 50th anniversary of Equal Pay Act
May 7, 2013 Right to Work for Less Act
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Job Corps Program Funding
Feb. 7, 2013 Sponsoring Bill to Ban Employer's Ability to Demand Access to Social Media Accounts
Dec. 22, 2011 Statement on Agreement to Extend Payroll Tax Cut, Unemployment Benefits
Dec. 13, 2011 Congresswoman Chellie Pingree to Vote Against Republican Tax Proposal
June 13, 2011 MSNBC "Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Nov. 17, 2010 Letter To Jacqueline Berrien, Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Possible Discrimination Against the Unemployed
July 1, 2010 Extended Unemployment Benefits Pass House; Still Blocked in Senate
April 13, 2010 Senate Acts On Unemployment Extension
Jan. 8, 2010 Relief For Laid-Off Workers In Brunswick And Freeport
Dec. 4, 2009 Unemployment Rate Down For November
Oct. 14, 2009 New York Post- Support Bill To Get Funding On The Waterfront
June 10, 2009 Protecting American Working Waterfronts
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Cracking Down on Companies that Ship Jobs Overseas
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