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Jared Polis' Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Jared Polis
Office: U.S. House (CO) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Partner: Marlon Reis
Birth Date: 05/12/1975
Birth Place: Boulder, CO
Home City: Boulder, CO
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: LGBT Equality & Civil Rights
Issue Position: Equal Rights
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
Feb. 25, 2014 Quigley, Polis Support LGBT Concerns in Solitary Confinement Hearing
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the US - Colleagues Demand Answers from DOJ on Aaron Swartz Case
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Strong Protections Following GAO Report of Sexual Abuse at Immigration Detention Facilities
June 5, 2013 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
Feb. 5, 2013 Polis, Blumenauer Bills De-Federalize Marijuana Prohibition
July 24, 2012 Letter to Janos Ader, President of the Republic of Hungary, and Viktor Orban, Prime Minister of Republic of Hungary - Ladislaus Csizsik-Csatary
June 6, 2012 Letter to Michael E. Horowitz, Inspector General
March 22, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder Jr., Attorney General - Investigation of Trayvon Martin Shooting
June 2, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
Feb. 15, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
July 15, 2010 Arizona Crime
May 20, 2010 Solution for Illegal Immigration Must Be Comprehensive
Oct. 21, 2009 287(G) Program
Oct. 8, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of Conference Report On H.R. 2647, National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
May 15, 2009 Hate Crimes Against Sikh Americans
April 29, 2009 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1913, Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009
April 29, 2009 Congressman Polis Urges Passage Of House Hate Crimes Bill
April 16, 2009 Greeley Trial Puts Focus On Hate Crimes
April 12, 2009 Killing Of Gay Iraqis Shouldn't Be Ignored
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