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Bob Menendez's Public Statements on Issue: Women

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' Menendez
Office: U.S. Senate (NJ) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 01/18/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Alicia, Robert
Birth Date: 01/01/1954
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Hoboken, NJ
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Women's Issues - Women's Reproductive Rights
Issue Position: Women's Issues - Workforce Equality
Issue Position: Civil Rights - Eliminating Domestic Violence
Issue Position: Women's Issues
June 30, 2014 Sen. Menendez: SCOTUS Just Gave a Woman's Boss Veto Power over Personal Health Care Needs
May 15, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Subcommittee on African Affairs of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Abduction of Nigerian Girls
May 8, 2014 Kirk, Boxer, Menendez, Collins, Shaheen Introduce International Violence Against Women Act
May 8, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Venezuela
May 6, 2014 Senate Passes Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Abduction of Nigerian School Girls
May 6, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Countering Russian Intervention and Supporting a Democratic State
April 9, 2014 Menendez on Republican Obstruction of Equal Pay Legislation
April 8, 2014 Sen. Menendez Welcomes New Executive Orders Advocating for Paycheck Fairness
Jan. 16, 2014 Menendez: Funding Agreement Prevents Another Government Shutdown, Rejects Arbitrary, Damaging Cuts that Hurt Economy and Families
June 26, 2013 Letter to Wendy Davis, Senator - Anti-Abortion Filibuster
May 17, 2013 Senator Lautenberg Joins Sen. Menendez, Rep. Maloney to Intro the "Stop Deceptive Advertising for Women's Services Act"
March 22, 2013 Concurrent Budget Resolution on the Budget, Fiscal Year 2014
March 19, 2013 Menendez Meets With New Jersey Members of the National Council of Jewish Women
Dec. 17, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce More than $4 Million in Funding for Family Planning Programs in Northern and Central Jersey
Sept. 20, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez, Pallone, and Pascrell Announce More than $1.1 Million for Domestic Violence Programs in New Jersey
Sept. 5, 2012 Lily Ledbetter Act
Sept. 5, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce More Than $195,000 For Domestic Violence Programs
Aug. 24, 2012 Message from Senator Bob Menendez in Celebration of Women's Equality Day, August 26
Aug. 1, 2012 Menendez: Hispanic Women will now be Able to Access More Free Preventive Services Thanks to the Affordable Care Act
Aug. 1, 2012 New Jersey' Largest Nurses, Health Care Workers Association Endorses Senator Menendez as Major Women's Health Reforms Go Into Effect
July 31, 2012 Menendez: The Affordable Care Act Is Working For NJ Women
July 10, 2012 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce More than $3.1 Million for Women's Health Facilities
June 28, 2012 Menendez Statement on Supreme Court Decision on Affordable Care Act
June 5, 2012 Menendez Calls GOP Filibuster of Paycheck Fairness Another Step Backwards for Women
May 16, 2012 Menendez: House GOP Votes To Undermine Protections For Women
May 15, 2012 Violence Against Women Act
April 26, 2012 Passage of the Equal Rights Ammendment
April 26, 2012 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2011 -- Continued
March 21, 2012 Jumpstart Our Business STARTUPS Act
March 12, 2012 Menendez Celebrates Women History's Month, Presents Six NJ Women of Distinction with Trailblazer Award In Mother's Honor
March 8, 2012 Menendez Joins Women Around the World in Celebration of International Women's Day
March 5, 2012 Menendez Calls Defeat of Blunt Amendment A Victory For Women Over Cynical, Dangerous Attempt to Deny Health Care Services
Feb. 29, 2012 Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
Feb. 28, 2012 Menendez Stands Up For NJ Women's Health Care and Against Extreme GOP Efforts to Block Access to Preventative Care
Feb. 15, 2012 Menendez Gets Perfect Score from Leading Voice in Promoting Education & Equity for Women and Girls
Feb. 3, 2012 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript
Feb. 2, 2012 Letter to Nancy G. Brinker
Jan. 5, 2012 Menendez Recognizes Cervical Health Awareness Month and Urges Women to Get Screened
Nov. 10, 2011 Senator Menendez Reiterates Call for Timely DoD Report on Women in the Armed Forces
Oct. 11, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Cliff Stearns Chairman Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations House Committee on Energy and Commerce
Oct. 5, 2011 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce $750,000 for New Domestic Violence Program in Essex County
July 14, 2011 Rep. Maloney, Sen. Menendez Introduce the "Stop Deceptive Advertising in Women's Services Act"
June 22, 2011 Rep. Maloney, Sen. Menendez Reintroduce Equal Rights Amendment
June 17, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense
May 30, 2011 Menendez Calls For Changes To "Combat Exclusion" Policy For Military Women
April 4, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader
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