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Bill Nelson, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Women

Full Name: William 'Bill' Clarence Nelson, Sr.
Office: U.S. Senate (FL) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Grace; 2 Children: Nan Ellen, Bill Jr.
Birth Date: 09/29/1942
Birth Place: Miami, FL
Home City: Orlando-Melbourne, FL
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
May 7, 2014 Condemning Abduction of Female Students in Nigeria
June 12, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 12, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
March 7, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kerry - Prioritize Global Women's Rights
April 26, 2012 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2011 -- Continued
March 12, 2012 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
April 4, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader
June 4, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Armed Services Committee - The Fiscal Year 2010 Defense Authorization Budget Request For The Navy
April 28, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of Senate Armed Services Committee - Nominations
April 21, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Finance - Roundtable to Discuss Reforming America's Health Care Delivery System
March 18, 2009 Hearing Of The Personnel Subcommittee Of The Senate Armed Services Committee on Testimony on the Incidence of Suicides of United States Servicemembers and Initiatives Within the Department of Defense to Prevent Military Suicides
March 17, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Armed Services Committee
May 2, 2008 Foreign Contract Personnel
May 1, 2008 Senators Act to Protect Women in War Zones From Sexual Assault
April 24, 2008 Equal Pay
April 10, 2008 Political Reconciliation in Iraq
April 9, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Closing Legal Loopholes: Prosecuting Sexual Assaults and Other Violent Crimes Committed Overseas by American Civilians in a Combat Environment
April 9, 2008 Women Tell of Brutal Assaults in Iraq that Go Unpunished
April 8, 2008 War Zone Rapes Going Unprosecuted
Jan. 8, 2008 Lawmaker Not Satisfied With Pentagon, State's Lack of Response to Questions About Rape Allegations
June 14, 2005 Dependency Court Intervention Program
March 29, 2004 Iraq
April 3, 2003 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions S. 789
March 6, 2003 Heraing of the Senate Armed Services Committee
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