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Jared Polis' Public Statements on Issue: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Office: U.S. House (CO) - District 2, Democratic
Date Title
Issue Position: Equal Rights
July 23, 2015 Letter to Arne Duncan, Department of Education Secretary - Ensuring LGBTQ Equality
July 14, 2015 Letter to Secretary Duncan, Department of Education - Protecting LGBTQ Students from Discrimination
June 26, 2015 Polis Applauds Supreme Court for Decision in Favor of Marriage Equality
June 8, 2015 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - LGBT Discrimination
April 16, 2015 Letter to Governors - Religious Freedom Restoration Act
March 6, 2015 Brief of 167 Members of the U.S. House of Representatives and 44 U.S. Senators as Amici Curiae in Support of Petitioners
Feb. 23, 2015 Quigley Named as Vice-Chair of Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus
Feb. 10, 2015 Sen. Franken, Rep. Polis Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Stop Bullying of LGBT Students
Feb. 10, 2015 Polis, Scott, Ros-Lehtinen Introduce Bipartisan Bill to End LGBT Student Discrimination
Jan. 27, 2015 Letter to All Members of the Democratic Party of the House of Representatives - Anti-Discrimination Policies Protecting LGBT Congressional Employees
Jan. 27, 2015 Hoyer, Honda, Polis, & Brady Recommend Anti-Discrimination Policies Protecting LGBT Congressional Employees
Dec. 15, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director of Health and Human Services - Protect LGBT Unaccompanied Minors
Dec. 15, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - Drop Ban on Blood Donations from Gay Men
Nov. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Urging Funding to Protect LGBT Human Rights Globally
Oct. 6, 2014 Polis Statement on SCOTUS Declining to Hear Same-Sex Marriage Cases
Sept. 30, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commisioner of the Social Security Administration - Same Sex Couples and Social Security Benefits
Sept. 29, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Use Executive Action to Protect LGBT Immigrants
Sept. 25, 2014 Letter to Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler, Commissioner Mignon Clyburn, Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel, Commissioner Ajit Pai, and Commissioner Michael O'Rielly - Ending Discriminatory Blocking of Online LGBT Resources
Sept. 17, 2014 Polis Introduces Discharge Petition to Force Vote on ENDA
July 18, 2014 Polis Statement on Upcoming Executive Order Prohibiting LGBT Workplace Discrimination by Federal Contractors
July 9, 2014 Polis Statement on Adams County Court Invalidating Colorado Same-Sex Marriage Ban
June 16, 2014 Polis Lauds Executive Order Banning LGBT Discrimination by Federal Contractors
June 9, 2014 Polis Comments on 2014 Pride Month
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
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
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Bring ENDA to Floor
Nov. 15, 2013 Rep. Al Green Introduces Resolution Encouraging the Celebration of the Month of June as LGBT Pride Month
Nov. 8, 2013 Polis Applauds Senate Passage of ENDA
Oct. 8, 2013 Letter to Scott Blackmun, CEO, United States Olympic Committee - Ensure Safety of Americans During Winter Olympics
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
July 19, 2013 Polis Issues Statement on Opposition to No Child Left Behind Reauthorization
July 18, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5, Student Success Act
June 26, 2013 Polis Reacts to Supreme Court Marriage Decisions
June 26, 2013 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript - Marriage Equality
May 21, 2013 Letter to Boy Scouts of America, National Council - Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation
April 25, 2013 Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus Praises Re-Introduction Of Employment Non-Discrimination Act
April 18, 2013 Polis, Ros-Lehtinen Reintroduce Student Non-Discrimination Act
March 12, 2013 Letter to His Excellency V.B. Rybak - Reject Anti-LGBT Legislation
March 12, 2013 Polis Issues a Statement Applauding Passage of Civil Unions in Colorado
March 1, 2013 212 Members of Congress File Historic Amicus Brief on DOMA Case before U.S. Supreme Court
Feb. 5, 2013 As Momentum for Comprehensive Immigration Reform Grows, Nadler and Bipartisan Coalition Introduce Uniting American Families Act to Provide Immigration Equality for LGBT Families
Jan. 3, 2013 House LGBT Equality Caucus Denounces Use of Taxpayer Funds to Defend DOMA
Dec. 7, 2012 Nadler, Frank, Baldwin, Polis, Cicilline and Conyers Laud Supreme Court Review of DOMA
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
Sept. 4, 2012 Jared Polis DNC 2012 Speech
July 10, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
June 8, 2012 Letter to the Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services
May 31, 2012 House Champions of DOMA-Repeal Laud 1st Circuit Federal Court Decision that DOMA is Unconstitutional
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