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Xavier Becerra's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

Full Name: Xavier Becerra
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 34, Democratic Minority Caucus Chair
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 34
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carolina; 3 Children: Clarisa, Olivia, Natalia
Birth Date: 01/26/1958
Birth Place: Sacramento, CA
Home City: Los Angeles, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 2, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra on 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act
June 19, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra Commemorates Juneteenth
June 18, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
May 1, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra on Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
April 29, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra on NBA Lifetime Ban of Donald Sterling
March 31, 2014 Congressman Xavier Becerra on Cesar Chavez Day
Dec. 5, 2013 Congressman Xavier Becerra on the Passing of Nelson Mandela
Sept. 13, 2013 Congressman Xavier Becerra Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
June 28, 2013 Letter to Honorable Sally Jewel, Secretary of Department of the Interior - McDonnell Hall's Request to be Registered as a National Historic Landmark
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Endowment for the Humanities Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson - National Endowment for the Arts Funding
March 15, 2013 Introduction of the Smithsonian American Latino Museum Act
March 14, 2013 Menendez, Reid, Rubio, Becerra and Ros-Lehtinen Reintroduce Legislation to Authorize American Latino Museum on the National Mall
May 1, 2012 CAPAC Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
May 1, 2012 Representative Becerra Video Statement on Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
March 22, 2012 CAPAC Members Applaud Department of Interior Efforts to Preserve World War II Japanese American Internment Sites
March 6, 2012 Larson, Becerra: Time For A Real Jobs Agenda
Feb. 21, 2012 Rep. Becerra Video Statement on Black History Month, Ground-Breaking of National Museum of Africa American History & Culture
Feb. 1, 2012 Rep. Becerra on Black History Month
Jan. 23, 2012 Rep. Becerra Celebrates Lunar New Year
Nov. 16, 2011 Introduction of the Smithsonian American Latino Museum Act
Nov. 15, 2011 Menendez, Reid, Rubio, Becerra and Ros-Lehtinen Introduce Legislation to Authorize American Latino Museum on the National Mall
Sept. 15, 2011 Rep. Becerra Honors the Contributions of Latinos During Hispanic Heritage Month
Sept. 9, 2011 Rep. Becerra Statement on the 10th Anniversary of 9/11
Sept. 23, 2009 Commission Begins Work to Study The Creation Of A National Museum Of The American Latino
Sept. 16, 2009 Rep. Becerra Celebrates Hispanic Heritage month
Oct. 9, 2008 Becerra-Authored Legislation to Protect American Film Production Jobs is Signed into Law
June 25, 2008 House Votes to Protect Middle-Income Tax Payers from Alternative Minimum Tax
May 8, 2008 On Rep. Becerra's Museum Bill Becoming Law
April 10, 2008 "What was Once a Dream is Now a Reality"
Oct. 25, 2007 Rep. Becerra Introduces Legislation to Help the American Movie Industry Avoid Runaway Production
Aug. 4, 2007 Rep. Becerra Joins Effort to Protect American Film Production Jobs
May 7, 2007 Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
April 4, 2007 The LA City Council Unanimously Endorses Rep. Becerra's Museum Legislation
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Feb. 12, 2007 Recognizing the Significance of the 65th Anniversary of Executive Order and 9066 and Supporting and Recognizing a National Day of Remembrance
Feb. 6, 2007 Next Step for Rep. Becerra's Latino Museum Legislation: The United State Senate
Jan. 18, 2007 Rep. Becerra Reintroduces Latino Museum Commission Bill
Sept. 27, 2006 Rep. Becerra's Latino Museum Bill Passes in the House
June 21, 2006 The Floor of the House of Representatives
March 15, 2006 In Honor of the Premiere of "Walkout"
March 1, 2006 History of the Internment
June 15, 2005 'An Opportunity To Remember, Reflect, Report & Respond On Justice Being Denied'
May 5, 2005 Rep. Becerra Reintroduces Latino Museum Commission Legislation
March 11, 2005 Rep. Becerra Named to the Smithsonian Board of Regents
Feb. 18, 2005 In Commemoration of the Day of Remembrance: Introduction of the Wartime Parity and Justice Act of 2005
March 9, 2004 In Commemoration of the Day of Remembrance and in Support of the Wartime Parity and Justice Act of 2003
March 3, 2004 Supporting Goals of Certain Communities in Recognizing National Day of Remembrance
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