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Michael Bennet's Public Statements on Issue: Women

Full Name: Michael Farrand Bennet
Office: U.S. Senate (CO) - Jr, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/22/2009
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Susan; 3 Children: Caroline, Halina, Anne
Birth Date: 11/28/1964
Birth Place: New Delhi, India
Home City: Denver, CO
Date Title
July 16, 2014 Minority of Senators Block Bill to Protect Women's Health
July 15, 2014 Bennet Urges Senate to Support Hobby Lobby Bill to Protect Women's Health
July 9, 2014 Bennet Joins Udall, Murray Bill to Protect Women's Health Following Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby Decision
June 30, 2014 Bennet Statement on Supreme Court Ruling in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby
June 26, 2014 Bennet Statement on Supreme Court Decision on Buffer Zones
April 9, 2014 Bennet Denounces Senate Vote to Block Paycheck Fairness Act
April 8, 2014 Bennet Urges Senate to Pass Paycheck Fairness Act on Equal Pay Day
Nov. 12, 2013 House Passes Bennet-Alexander PREEMIE Act, Heads to President's Desk
July 24, 2013 Bennet Cosponsors Gillibrand Bill to Combat Military Sexual Assault
June 26, 2013 Letter to Wendy Davis, Senator - Anti-Abortion Filibuster
Feb. 28, 2013 VAWA Passes House, Heads to President's Desk to Become Law
Feb. 28, 2013 Bennet's Bill to Test More Rape Kits to Become Law
Feb. 27, 2013 Bennet Calls on House to Pass Senate Version of VAWA
Feb. 12, 2013 Senate Reauthorizes Violence Against Women Act, Bennet calls on House to Act Quickly
Feb. 12, 2013 Senate Passes Bennet's SAFER Act to Reduce Backlog of Rape Kits
Feb. 4, 2013 Bennet Urges Senate To Reauthorize Violence Against Women Act
Jan. 24, 2013 Bennet: Women Deserve to Serve in Combat
Jan. 23, 2013 Bipartisan SAFER Act Introduced in House and Senate
Jan. 8, 2013 Bennet Calls on House to Move Quickly to Reauthorize VAWA
Sept. 20, 2012 Bennet, Cornyn Laud Committee Passage of SAFER Act
Sept. 19, 2012 Alexander-Bennet PREEMIE Act Advances in Senate
Aug. 13, 2012 Bennet, Hancock Highlight Denver as National Model to Reduce Rape Kit Backlog
July 31, 2012 New Free Preventive Health Care Services for Colorado Women
July 11, 2012 Small Business Jobs and Tax Relief Act
June 5, 2012 Bennet: All Coloradans Deserve Equal Pay for Equal Work
May 24, 2012 Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Legislation to Fight Nationwide Rape Kit Backlog
May 1, 2012 Bennet Celebrates Senate Passage of Violence Against Women Act at CU-Boulder
April 26, 2012 Senate Passes Bennet-Backed Reauthorization of Violence Against Women Act
April 26, 2012 Bennet Introduces Bipartisan Amendment to Fight Backlog of Rape Kits
April 26, 2012 Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike of 2012 -- Motion to Proceed
March 23, 2012 Bennet Tours Denver's Rape Awareness and Assistance Program, Calls for Continuing Resources to Prevent Crimes Against Women
March 22, 2012 Tributes to Senator Barbara Mikulski
March 8, 2012 Bennet, Senate Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Bolster Women-Owned Small Business Contracting
March 7, 2012 Senators Introduce Legislation to Bolster Women's Contracting
March 3, 2012 Aspen Times - Take Politics Out Of Women's Health Care
March 1, 2012 Moving Ahead For Progress In The 21st Century Act
Feb. 16, 2012 Bennet Backs Reauthorization of Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 3, 2012 Letter to Ms.Ostrander and Ms. Hood, Denver and Aspen Komen Affiliates
Aug. 2, 2011 Bennet Applauds New Guidelines to Close Gender Gap in Preventive Health Services
July 28, 2011 Reps. Eshoo, Lance and Sens. Alexander, Bennet Introduce Bipartisan PREEMIE Act
April 29, 2011 The Colorado Independent - Take Back the Night Rally Brings Senator Michael Bennet to DU Campus
April 13, 2011 Bennet: All Americans Deserve Pay That Reflects Their Hard Work
April 4, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader
March 8, 2011 International Women's Day
Aug. 26, 2010 Bennet Statement on Women's Equality Day
April 20, 2010 Bennet: All Americans Deserve Pay That Reflects Their Hard Work
Oct. 23, 2009 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid, Finance Chairman Max Baucus , HELP Chairman Tom Harkin , and Senator Chris Dodd
March 13, 2009 Bennet Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Protect Military Families From Being Cut Out Of Critical Child and Maternal Nutrition Programs
March 13, 2009 Bennet, Casey, Johanns Introduce Bill to Protect Military Families From Being Cut Out Of Critical Child and Maternal Nutrition Programs
Jan. 29, 2009 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act Signed Into Law
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