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Jeanne Shaheen's Public Statements on Issue: Women

Full Name: Jeanne Shaheen
Office: U.S. Senate (NH) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: William (Bill); 3 Children: Stefany, Stacey, Molly
Birth Date: 01/28/1947
Birth Place: Saint Charles, MO
Home City: Madbury, NH
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
July 31, 2014 Cantwell Introduces Legislation to Close the Gender Gap for Women Entrepreneurs
July 30, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 30, 2014 Shaheen Introduces Legislation to Expand Access to Contraception for Military Women, Dependents
July 23, 2014 Shaheen Hosts New Hampshire Business Leader to Promote Women Entrepreneurship
July 17, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 16, 2014 Shaheen Statement on 'Not My Boss' Business Act' Vote
July 16, 2014 Executive Session
July 10, 2014 Rubio, Shaheen Introduce the Girls Count Act
July 9, 2014 Shaheen Backs Legislation to Protect Women's Health Care After Hobby Lobby Decision
July 9, 2014 Shaheen Meets with Women's Advocates at Capitol Hill Roundtable
June 30, 2014 Shaheen Statement on Supreme Court Hobby Lobby Decision
June 26, 2014 Shaheen Statement on Supreme Court Buffer Zone Decision
June 19, 2014 Appropriations Committee Approves Bipartisan Shaheen Amendment Protecting Women's Health Care
June 19, 2014 Appropriations Committee Approves Shaheen Provision Protecting Peace Corps Volunteers
June 18, 2014 Shaheen, Cantwell and Gillibrand Introduce Bill Supporting Women-Owned Small Businesses
June 13, 2014 Letter to Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of the Republic of India - Gender-Based Violence
May 8, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 8, 2014 Kirk, Boxer, Menendez, Collins, Shaheen Introduce International Violence Against Women Act
May 7, 2014 Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Congressmen Announce Support of Peace Corps Equity Act of 2014
May 6, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Nigerian Girl Abductions by Boko Haram
May 1, 2014 Shaheen: New Report Underscores Need to Reform Military Justice System
April 30, 2014 Shaheen: University of New Hampshire is Leading the Way in Efforts to Combat Sexual Assault
April 30, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of Food and Drug Administration - Protect Women's Health in Medical Trials
April 24, 2014 Shaheen: We Cannot Give Up in the Fight to End Military Sexual Assault
April 9, 2014 Shaheen Statement on Paycheck Fairness Act Vote in Senate
April 8, 2014 Shaheen Statement on Equal Pay Day
April 8, 2014 Shaheen: It's Time to Make Equal Pay for Equal Work a Reality
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, & Education
April 1, 2014 Mikulski, Senate and House Democrats Along with Advocacy Groups Urge Senate Passage of Paycheck Fairness Act
March 12, 2014 Amendment Protecting Women in Ukraine Clears Foreign Relations Committee
March 7, 2014 Bipartisan Coalition of Senators Introduce Resolution Honoring International Women's Day
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Hamid Karzai, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan - Reject Proposed Law That Would Shield Perpetrators of Violence Against Women
Jan. 29, 2014 Shaheen: More Work Remains Five Years After Lilly Ledbetter
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Hamid Karzai, President of Afghanistan - Protect Women in the Afghan National Police
Nov. 19, 2013 Grassley Continues Work for Passage of Military Justice Reform for Sexual Assault Cases
Nov. 14, 2013 Military Justice Improvement Act
Nov. 12, 2013 Shaheen: Pattern of Sexual Assault in Our Military Must End Immediately
Nov. 6, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Senators Joined by Survivors, Retired General, Advocates Kick Off Final Two-Week Push For Creating an Independent Military Justice System - Defense Bill Expected on The Floor Before Thanksgiving
Nov. 6, 2013 Shaheen, Ayotte Help Introduce Bipartisan Reforms to Protect Military Sexual Assault Victims
Nov. 5, 2013 Hirono, Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Military Sexual Assault Victims During 32 Proceedings
Sept. 25, 2013 Shaheen: Repealing Obamacare Would Set Back Women's Health
Sept. 23, 2013 Shaheen: Health Reform Already Helping Thousands of New Hampshire Women
Sept. 10, 2013 New Hampshire Delegation Announces $990,000 Federal Grant to Support Victims of Violence Against Women
July 24, 2013 At Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing, Shaheen Supports Landya McCafferty for New Hampshire Federal District Court Judge
July 22, 2013 Shaheen Meets with Law Enforcement Officials, Military Personnel at UNH Roundtable on Military Sexual Assault
July 16, 2013 Shaheen: Bipartisan Support Grows in Fight Against Sexual Abuse in the Military
July 16, 2013 Rand Paul and Ted Cruz Join Gillibrand, Boxer, Grassley Effort to Create Independent, Non-Biased Military Justice System for Victims of Sexual Assault When Defense Bill Comes to Senate Floor This Month
June 12, 2013 Bloomberg - Female Senators Challenging Pentagon On Sex Assault Rules
June 12, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 12, 2013 Shaheen Provision to Address Military Sexual Assault Crisis Included in National Defense Bill
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