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Sam Farr's Public Statements on Issue: Women

Full Name: Samuel 'Sam' Farr
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 20, Democratic
First Elected: 1993
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 20
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Shary; 1 Child: Jessica
Birth Date: 07/04/1941
Birth Place: San Francisco, CA
Home City: Carmel, CA
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
Issue Position: Women
Issue Position: Women
May 7, 2014 Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Congressmen Announce Support of Peace Corps Equity Act of 2014
April 3, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, James Comey, and Kathy Buller - Justice for Peace Corps Volunteer who Reported Sexual Assault
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Rajiv Shah, Administrator, US Agency for International Development - Reproductive Health as a Core Human Right
June 18, 2013 Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
Feb. 27, 2013 Violence Against Women Act
Jan. 31, 2013 Farr: Pass a New Violence Against Women Act that Protects All Women
May 22, 2012 Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Act
May 15, 2012 Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Act
April 4, 2012 Rep. Farr Hails Funds to Support Homeless Veterans
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 1, 2011 Kate Puzey Peace Corps Volunteer Protection Act of 2011
June 15, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
March 8, 2011 In Support of International Women's Day
March 1, 2011 50th Anniversity of the Peace Corps
Feb. 2, 2010 In Honor Of The Native Daughters Of The Golden West, San Juan Bautista Parlor No. 179
Nov. 7, 2009 Affordable Health Care For America Act
May 19, 2009 Hearing Of The Military Construction, Veterans Affairs And Related Agencies Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee - The Department Of Air Force Budget
May 13, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, And Related Agencies Of The House Appropriations Committee - Veterans Affairs Department
April 23, 2009 Hearing Of The Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, And Related Agencies Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee - Testimony From Outside
April 1, 2008 Supporting the Goals, Ideals, and History of National Women's History Month
March 19, 2008 Women's Group Rates Farr at 100%
Sept. 8, 2006 Letter to Elaine Chao, Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor - Women's Bureau of the Department of Labor
Sept. 8, 2006 Letter to Elaine Chao
May 2, 2006 Conveying Sympathy of Congress to Families of Young Women Murdered in Chihuahua, Mexico
April 27, 2005 Statement in Opposition to the Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act, HR 748
April 21, 2004 Solis, Capito, Slaughter, and 31 other Members of Congress Urge Ridge to Help Maria Suarez
Feb. 26, 2004 Farr Calls for Straightforward Legislation to Protect Pregnant Women
Jan. 27, 2004 In Memory of Ruth Vreeland
Jan. 27, 2004 Tribute to Monterey City Councilwoman Ruth Vreeland
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Women
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Women
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