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José Serrano's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: José E. Serrano
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 15, Democratic
First Elected: 03/28/1990
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary; 5 Children
Birth Date: 10/24/1943
Birth Place: Mayagüez, Puerto Rico
Home City: Bronx, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Declassify the Senate Report on CIA Interrogation Program
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
Sept. 13, 2013 E-Newsletter: The Serrano Report, Vol. X, #21
Aug. 28, 2013 Serrano Statement on 50th Anniversary of The March on Washington
Aug. 7, 2013 Gillibrand, Serrano, Engel, Heastie, Diaz Jr. Urge Congress to Restore Voting Rights Act this Year in Wake of Supreme Court Decision that Gutted Key Provision at the Very Heart of the Law
Aug. 2, 2013 The Serrano Report, Vol. X, #20
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 19, 2013 The Serrano Report, Vol. X, #19
July 16, 2013 Rangel and Members of NYC Congressional Delegation Seek Thorough DOJ Investigation & Potential Prosecution of George Zimmerman for Civil Rights Violations
July 15, 2013 Serrano Reacts to Zimmerman Verdict
July 9, 2013 El-Diario - Fix the Law the Supreme Court Broke
June 25, 2013 Serrano Blasts Supreme Court Decision on Voting Rights Act
June 7, 2013 The Serrano Report, Vol. X, #14
June 6, 2013 Serrano Deeply Uncomfortable with Extensive Government Call Surveillance
May 15, 2013 Serrano Co-Sponsors "Puerto Rico Status Resolution Act"
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
March 1, 2013 The Serrano Report, Vol. X, #4 - Voting Rights, Sequester, Violence Against Women
Feb. 27, 2013 Serrano: Voting Rights Act Must Stand
Feb. 15, 2013 The Serrano Report, Vol. X, #3 - Gun Control, Black History Month
Sept. 10, 2012 Funding to Ensure Production of Authorized Number of Copies of Revised Version on of "Hispanic Americans in Congress"
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 18, 2012 The Serrano Report, Vol. IX, #11
April 27, 2012 Serrano Votes Against Faulty Cybersecurity Bill
April 27, 2012 Serrano Votes Against CISPA
April 17, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
Feb. 28, 2012 Serrano Questions AG Holder on "Stop and Frisk" and Civil Rights
Nov. 9, 2011 Letter to Lamar Smith, John Conyers, Daniel E. Lungren and Robert A. Brady
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Homeland Security and Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General
June 27, 2011 Serrano: Marriage Equality a Tremendous Victory
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
Feb. 24, 2011 Serranos Applaud Obama Decision on the "Defense of Marriage Act'
April 16, 2010 Serranos Applaud Obama LGBT Visitation Decision
Feb. 9, 2010 Letter To The Honorable President Obama, Majority Leader Reid, Speaker Pelosi, Chairman Schumer, And Chairwoman Lofgren
June 22, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President Of The United States
April 16, 2009 Serrano Supports Equality in Marriage for All Couples
April 1, 2008 House Votes in Favor of MLK Jr. Remembrance Resolution
Feb. 4, 2008 Chairman Serrano Responds to Bush Budget Request
Jan. 18, 2008 Serrano Commemorates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
May 25, 2007 Serrano Saves NY Election Machine Funds
April 27, 2007 Serrano Promotes Puerto Rico Bill -- The Serrano Report, vol. IV, #14
Jan. 24, 2007 Providing For Consideration Of H. Res. 78, Permitting Delegates And The Resident Commissioner To Cast Votes In The Committee Of The Whole
Jan. 19, 2007 The Serrano Report, vol. IV, #3
Jan. 15, 2007 Serrano Commemorates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Jan. 12, 2007 The Serrano Report, vol. IV, #2
Aug. 17, 2006 Letter to Director of Federal Bureau of Investigation
July 13, 2006 Fannie Lou Hamer, Rosa Parks, and Coretta Scott King Voting Rights Act Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 2006
Feb. 24, 2006 Serrano Questions Continued TIA Program
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