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Pete Stark's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Fortney 'Pete' H. Stark
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Deborah; 7 Children: Jeffrey, Beatrice, Thakia, Sarah, Fortney, Hannah, Andrew
Birth Date: 11/11/1931
Birth Place: Milwaukee, WI
Home City: San Leandro, CA
Religion: Unitarian
Date Title
Sept. 18, 2012 E-ALERT: Celebrating the Constitution and Protecting Voters Rights
Sept. 17, 2012 Rep. Stark Commemorates Signing of the Constitution
Sept. 14, 2012 House Members Introduce Resolution Recognizing Contributions of Sikh-American Community, Urging Action on Hate Crimes
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
July 10, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
April 17, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
March 23, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder
Dec. 2, 2011 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
Nov. 9, 2011 Letter to Lamar Smith, John Conyers, Daniel E. Lungren and Robert A. Brady
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Homeland Security and Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General
Sept. 16, 2011 Stark Honored for Service to the LGBT Community
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
Feb. 9, 2010 Letter To President Obama, Majority Leader Reid, Speaker Pelosi, Chairman Schumer, And Chairwoman Lofgren - End Discrimination for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, And Transgender Binational Families
Feb. 1, 2010 Letter To Mr. Robert Mazzuca, Chief Scout Executive, Boy Scouts of America
Jan. 25, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Foreign Discrimination Against LGBT Community
Oct. 15, 2009 Statement Of Congressman Pete Stark Introducing The Every Child Deserves A Family Act
June 22, 2009 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Jan. 22, 2008 Expressing the Sense of Congress that the United States has a Moral Responsibility to Meet the Needs of Those persons, Groups and Communities that are Impoverished, Disadvantaged or Otherwise in Poverty
July 18, 2006 Stark Opposes Federal Marriage Amendment
July 13, 2006 Fannie Lou Hamer, Rosa Parks, and Coretta Scott King Voting Rights Act Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 2006
July 13, 2006 Stark Supports Voting Rights Act Renewal
July 22, 2004 Marriage Protection Act of 2004
Feb. 25, 2004 Stark Statement In Response to President Bush's Endorsement of the Federal Marriage Amendment
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Equal Rights
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