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Eliot Engel's Public Statements on Issue: Women

Full Name: Eliot L. Engel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 16, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1988
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Patricia; 3 Children
Birth Date: 02/18/1947
Birth Place: Bronx, NY
Home City: Bronx, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
April 3, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Women's Education: Promoting Development, Countering Radicalism
April 3, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee -Markup of H.R. 3583, the Malala Yousafzai Scholarship Act
Feb. 18, 2014 Rep. Engel: Women Want Equal Representation for Valentine's Day
Jan. 29, 2014 Fair Pay Act a State - But More To Do
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Military Sexual Trauma Survivors
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Rajiv Shah, Administrator, US Agency for International Development - Reproductive Health as a Core Human Right
Nov. 21, 2013 Rep. Schakowsky Introduces the Bipartisan International Violence Against Women Act
April 9, 2013 Rep. Engel Calls for Equal Pay For Women
Feb. 28, 2013 Rep. Engel Votes to Pass Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 26, 2013 Rep. Engel Rips "Stupid" Automatic Cuts
Jan. 22, 2013 Rep. Engel Calls for Immediate Support to Prevent Violence Against Women
Aug. 17, 2012 Rep. Engel - Remembering the Spirit of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution
Aug. 17, 2012 Rep. Engel Announces $1.9 Million for Montefiore for HIV/AIDS Care for Women, Infants
May 31, 2012 Rep. Engel Votes Against Another Anti-Choice House Bill
May 16, 2012 Rep. Engel -- Violence Against Women Should Not Be Politicized
April 27, 2012 Rep. Engel Calls for AID for Student Loans Without Sacrificing Women's Health
April 16, 2012 Rep. Engel - One Year Later, Planned Parenthood Still Strong
Feb. 28, 2012 Rep. Engel Statement on Continued Assault on Women's Health
Feb. 1, 2012 Rep. Engel Calls Decision to Cut Off Funds to Planned Parenthood " A Shame"
Dec. 14, 2011 Stabenow, Engel Introduce Bill To Protect Pregnant Women And Newborns
Dec. 12, 2011 Engel, Stabenow Introduce Bill to Protect Pregnant Women and Newborns
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 13, 2011 Rep Engel - GOP Continues Hypocritical Attack on Women's Rights
Aug. 3, 2011 HHS Coverage of Contraception will Help Millions
July 20, 2011 Rep. Engel, Dr. Burgess Applaud Recommendations for Gestational Diabetes Screenings
April 1, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke Reintroduces H.R. 1319, the Global Sexual & Reproductive Health Act
Feb. 18, 2011 Rep. Engel -- Attacks on Women's Health the Wrong Message
Jan. 20, 2011 Rep. Engel - Taking Away Health Care from 30 Million Americans is a Waste of the People's Time
Nov. 22, 2010 Representative Engel Introduces Bill To Protect Pregnant Women And Newborns
Sept. 23, 2010 Rep. Engel's Gestational Diabetes Act Passes Committee
Aug. 27, 2010 Rep. Engel - 90th Anniversary of Women Gaining the Right to Vote
July 19, 2010 Rep. Engel - High Risk Pool Abortion Exclusion is Unacceptable
May 21, 2010 Reps. Engel, Burgesss Seek to Fight Gestational Diabetes
Dec. 15, 2009 Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines
Nov. 17, 2009 Statement From Rep. Engel -- Breast Cancer Screening Guideline Changes Sends Wrong Message
Nov. 17, 2009 Senator Gillibrand And Congressman Engel Fight To Save Spring Valley Domestic Violence Justice Court Grant
Sept. 14, 2009 Statement From Rep. Engel On Anniversary Of The Violence Against Women Act
June 4, 2009 Hearing Of The Commission On Security & Cooperation In Europe: U.S. Helsinki Commission - Albania's Elections And The Challenge Of Democratic Transition
Aug. 4, 2008 Engel Co-Sponsors and Votes for Paycheck Fairness
April 25, 2008 Commemorating Equal Pay Day
April 2, 2008 Engel Co-Sponsors Women's Right to Choose Bill
Feb. 28, 2008 Recognizing American Heart Month
Oct. 24, 2007 Recognizing Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Aug. 8, 2007 Letter to Felipe Calderón, President of Mexico
April 25, 2007 Women Still Playing Catch-Up
April 25, 2007 Engel notes April 24th is Equal Pay Day
Oct. 20, 2006 Press Release - Engel Receives Top Score From U.S. Women's Chamber Of Commerce
Oct. 5, 2006 Press Release - Engel Receives Top Score From Women's Group
Sept. 8, 2006 Letter to The Honorable Elaine Chao, Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor
Sept. 8, 2006 Letter to U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Elaine Chao
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