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Ed Royce's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Edward 'Ed' R. Royce
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 39, Republican
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 39
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marie
Birth Date: 10/12/1951
Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
Home City: Fullerton, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 30, 2014 House Passes Foreign Affairs Legislation Condemning Hamas' Use of Human Shields
July 28, 2014 Chairman Royce Applauds House Passage of North Korea Sanctions Legislation
July 25, 2014 Chairman Royce Applauds House Passage of Important Legislation to Combat Human Trafficking
July 16, 2014 Chairman Royce Speaks Out Against North Korea Human Rights Abuses
July 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Spotlighting Human Rights in Southeast Asia
July 8, 2014 Chairman Royce, Foreign Affairs Committee to Spotlight Human Rights in Southeast Asia
June 19, 2014 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organization Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - One Year Under Rouhani: Iran's Abysmal Human Rights Record
May 28, 2014 House Passes Foreign Affairs Legislation to Sanction Human Rights Violators in Venezuela
May 7, 2014 Urging Burma to End Persecution of Rohingya People
March 11, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Do More To Fight Sex Trafficking
Feb. 17, 2014 Chairman Royce Applauds Report Detailing North Korea Human Rights Abuses
Jan. 15, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - South Sudan's Broken Promise?
Dec. 24, 2013 Letter to Salva Kiir Mayardit, President of the Republic of South Sudan - Violence and Security in South Sudan
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to Salva Kiir Mayardit, President of the Republic of South Sudan - Human Rights Improvement in South Sudan
Aug. 9, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Obama and Putin
Aug. 7, 2013 Chairman Royce Statement on President Obama's Refusal to Meet with Russian President Putin
July 24, 2013 Letter to the US House of Representatives - Opposing Amash Amendment to Defense Appropriations Bill
July 23, 2013 Chairman Royce Urges President Obama to Press Vietnam's President Sang on Human Rights Abuses During Thursday Meeting
July 18, 2013 Chairman Royce Joins Congressional Leaders in Celebrating Nelson Mandela's Legacy
May 20, 2013 Chairman Royce Slams State Department's Religious Freedom Report
May 8, 2013 Chairman Royce Supports Vietnam Human Rights Legislation
May 7, 2013 Hearing of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs - "Local and Private Sector Initiatives to Combat International Human Trafficking"
April 24, 2013 Orange County Register - Longtime Local Advocate Pushes U.S. Rights Amendment for Crime Victims
April 24, 2013 San Gabriel Valley Tribune - Crime Victims' Rights Should be Part of Constitution
April 23, 2013 Royce Introduces Victims' Rights Amendment
April 26, 2012 Blog: Three Cheers!
March 13, 2012 Reps. McGovern, Royce Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Spotlighting Joseph Kony and the Lord's Resistance Army
Nov. 22, 2010 Senate and House Introduce Bills to Sanction Individuals for Ongoing Human Rights Abuses in Vietnam
July 15, 2010 Letter to Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
June 14, 2010 Royce Commends U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom on Vietnam Report
March 11, 2010 State Department Releases 2009 Human Rights Report
Nov. 18, 2009 Op-Ed: Korean Human RIghts No Sideshow
Oct. 21, 2009 Calling On Vietnam To Release Imprisoned Bloggers And Respect Internet Freedom
Sept. 23, 2009 Reauthorizing Radio Free Asia
June 19, 2009 Congress Voices Support For Iranian Protestors
May 11, 2009 Royce Participates in 15th Annual Vietnam Human Rights Day
Oct. 10, 2008 U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam Michalak, Royce Attend Vietnamese American Townhall
June 18, 2008 Condemning Post Election Violence in Zimbabwe
March 26, 2008 Royce Applauds South Korean Shift on North Korean Human Rights
Sept. 17, 2007 Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2007 Scheduled for House Passage
Jan. 29, 2007 Representation Without Taxation
March 1, 2006 Royce Calls for Release of Pham Hong Son
June 17, 2005 Henry J. Hyde United Nations Reform Act of 2005
Oct. 4, 2004 North Korean Human Rights Act of 2004
July 21, 2004 Declaring Genocide in Darfur, Sudan
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Human Rights
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Human Rights
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Asia The Pacific And The Global Environment Subcommittee
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