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Frank Pallone, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Full Name: Frank J. Pallone, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 6, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1988
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 6
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sarah; 3 Children: Rose, Frank, Celeste
Birth Date: 10/30/1951
Birth Place: Long Branch, NJ
Home City: Long Branch, NJ
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 21, 2014 Pallone Statement on President Obama's Action to Extend Protections to LGBT Workers Without Religious Exemptions
June 16, 2014 Pallone Statement on President Obama's Executive Order Prohibiting LGBT Workplace Discrimination for Federal Contractors
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
June 26, 2013 Pallone: SCOTUS Decision is Victory for Equality, but We Still Have Work to Do
June 26, 2013 Supreme Court's Decision on Gay Marriage May Inspire New Push in N.J.
March 1, 2013 212 Members of Congress File Historic Amicus Brief on DOMA Case before U.S. Supreme Court
Feb. 25, 2013 Pallone Calls for Passage of Violence Against Women Reauthorization 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
May 9, 2012 Congressman Frank Pallone (NJ-06) Applauds President Obama's Support for Marriage Equality
April 12, 2012 Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) Statement on Administration's Decision Not to Sign Executive Order Prohibiting LGBT Workplace Discrimination for Federal Contractors
Jan. 9, 2012 Letter to Democratic Colleagues in the New Jersey Senate and Assembly
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
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
Jan. 25, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Foreign Discrimination Against LGBT Community
July 18, 2006 Pallone Opposes Republican Efforts to Write Discrimination into U.S. Constitution
Nov. 3, 2005 Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2005
July 22, 2004 Court-Stripping Legislation
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Fighting for LGBT Equality
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Advocating on the Behalf of New Jersey Woment
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Equal Rights for the LGBT Community
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