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Pete Stark's Public Statements on Issue: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

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
Oct. 1, 2012 Rep. Stark Commends Department of Homeland Security's Recognition of LGBT Families within Federal Immigration Policies
Sept. 19, 2012 Stark Introduces "The Medicare Secondary Payer and Late Enrollment Penalty Family Fairness Act"
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
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
May 3, 2011 Introducing the Every Child Deserves a Family Act
Dec. 15, 2010 Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010
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"
July 18, 2006 Stark Opposes Federal Marriage Amendment
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: Advancing Civil Rights
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