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Lamar Alexander's Public Statements on Issue: Women

Full Name: Lamar Alexander
Office: U.S. Senate (TN) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary Aug. 7, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Honey; 4 Children: Andrew, Leslee, Kathryn, William
Birth Date: 07/03/1940
Birth Place: Maryville, TN
Home City: Nashville, TN
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
July 16, 2014 Alexander on Bill to Reverse Hobby Lobby Decision: "Senate Democrats Are Proposing to Carve a Giant Hole Out of America's Religious Freedom"
July 16, 2014 Executive Session
June 30, 2014 Alexander: Hobby Lobby Ruling Makes Clear that "Government Cannot Force Americans to Defy Tenets of Their Faith Simply Because They Own a Business"
June 4, 2014 Huffington Post - On the Road with 15 Congresswomen Trying to Get Women to Vote
April 9, 2014 Alexander Statement on "Paycheck Fairness" Vote
April 3, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, James Comey, and Kathy Buller - Justice for Peace Corps Volunteer who Reported Sexual Assault
April 1, 2014 Alexander: Congress Should Focus on More Flexibility for Working Parents, Not Higher Incomes for Trial Lawyers
Sept. 26, 2013 Senate Passes Alexander Bill to Help Reduce Premature Births in Tennessee
Sept. 19, 2012 Alexander-Bennet PREEMIE Act Advances in Senate
April 18, 2012 Restore Act
April 17, 2012 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2011 - Motion to Proceed
July 28, 2011 Reps. Eshoo, Lance and Sens. Alexander, Bennet Introduce Bipartisan PREEMIE Act
Sept. 29, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Nov. 22, 2009 Fox News "Fox News Sunday" - Transcript
April 30, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Appropriations Committee - The President's FY 2009 War Supplemental Request
Jan. 22, 2009 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009
Jan. 22, 2009 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009--Continued
Oct. 28, 2008 Alexander Calls for Equal Treatment for Tennesseans in GI Bill
July 6, 2008 Weekly Column of U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) for July 6, 2008--"Military and Overseas Absentee Ballots Must be Counted"
June 18, 2008 Checklist for Change
May 27, 2008 Alexander Delivers Speech to More Than 500 Young Leaders From Across Tennessee
April 9, 2008 Senators Introduce Legislation to Expand Guard and Reserve Retirement Benefits to Include Duty Performed After September 11, 2001
Jan. 26, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
May 8, 2006 Alexander Disappointed by Democrats Blocking Vote to Provide Better Healthcare for Tennessee Women and Babies
March 9, 2005 Majority Rule for Confirming Judges - Part I
Jan. 20, 2005 The Nomination of Margaret Spellings to be Secretary of Education
June 7, 2004 Honoring the 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment
April 6, 2004 Connecticut-Tennessee Women's College Basketball Final Game
March 29, 2004 Personal Responsibility and Individual Development for Everyone Act
Feb. 11, 2003 FDCH Political Transcripts
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