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Maria Cantwell's Public Statements

Full Name: Maria Cantwell
Office: U.S. Senate (WA) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Single
Birth Date: 10/13/1958
Birth Place: Indianapolis, IN
Home City: Edmonds, WA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 10, 2013 First Indian Affairs Hearing of 113th Congress Focuses on Need to Reauthorize Tribal Housing Bill
April 9, 2013 Cantwell Secures Commitment from Energy Secretary Nominee to Visit Hanford, Stick to Clean-Up Milestones
April 9, 2013 Under Questioning From Cantwell, Administration Official Reaffirms Commitment for Monday Release of Federal Basic Health Plan Guidance
April 9, 2013 Begich, Cantwell Welcome Return of Icebreaker Polar Star to Service
April 2, 2013 Letter to U.S. Chemical Safety Board Chairman Rafael Moure-Eraso - Tesoro Explosion
March 29, 2013 Cantwell Statement on Scheduled Deployment of USS Nimitz from Everett
March 25, 2013 Cantwell Joins President Obama for Signing of San Juan Islands National Monument Declaration
March 20, 2013 Cantwell Welcomes Tribal Leaders to Senate Roundtable on Growing Jobs and Opportunities in Indian Country
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Support for Two-State Mid East Peace Process
March 19, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Urge UN Members to Renounce Statements Made Against Women by Muslim Brotherhood
March 19, 2013 During Fisheries Hearing, Cantwell Questions Proposal to Cut Critical Salmon Recovery Fund
March 19, 2013 Hearing of the Energy and Natural Resources (ENR) Committee - Senate Energy Hearing
March 18, 2013 Cantwell Urges SEC Investigation of Contradictory Statements by Pebble Mine Company
March 16, 2013 Cantwell Statement on the Passing of Former Governor Booth Gardner
March 14, 2013 Cantwell Helps Secure Committee Passage of Key Lands Protection Bills
March 13, 2013 Cantwell Introduces Washington State Workforce Development Leader at Senate Roundtable on Job Training
March 13, 2013 Senators Introduce Capitol Construction Fund Reforms for Fishermen
March 13, 2013 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Hydropower Bill
March 7, 2013 Cantwell, Murray, Larsen, DelBene Introduce Legislation to Preserve Federal Land on San Juan Islands
March 7, 2013 Cantwell, Alexander Lead Introduction of Bipartisan Bill to Preserve Hanford B Reactor
March 7, 2013 Cantwell Attends Signing of Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization
March 7, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kerry - Prioritize Global Women's Rights
March 7, 2013 Cantwell Introduces Interior Secretary Nominee Sally Jewell at Senate Confirmation Hearing
March 5, 2013 Letter to Acting Secretary Wolin and Acting Commissioner Miller - Alternative Energy Tax Credits
March 5, 2013 Letter to Secretary Shinseki - LGBT Rights
March 1, 2013 212 Members of Congress File Historic Amicus Brief on DOMA Case before U.S. Supreme Court
Feb. 28, 2013 Cantwell Lauds Bipartisan Reauthorization of Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 28, 2013 Murray, Cantwell, DelBene, Larsen Introduce Bill to Protect Green Mountain Lookout
Feb. 28, 2013 Cantwell: May Oppose Obama Health Agency Nominee, Due to Delay of Cost-Saving Basic Health Program
Feb. 26, 2013 Murray, Cantwell, DelBene, Larsen Introduce Bill to Keep Illabot Creek Wild and Scenic
Feb. 26, 2013 Cantwell, Barrasso Formally Elected During First Indian Affairs Committee Meeting of New Congress
Feb. 19, 2013 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder and FBI Director Robert Mueller - Religion and Hate Crimes
Feb. 15, 2013 Cantwell Announces NOAA Classified Tsunami Debris as "Severe' Event, Requires Federal Cleanup Plan
Feb. 14, 2013 Cantwell in State of Indian Nations Response: "Let's Start Off 2013 with Much Hope for the Future'
Feb. 14, 2013 Cantwell Demands Health Officials Explain Slow-Walking of Basic Health Plan Implementation
Feb. 14, 2013 Cantwell's Remarks: Congressional Response to the National Congress of American Indians' State of Indian Nations Address
Feb. 14, 2013 Cantwell Applauds New Committee to Improve Freight Strategy, Economic Growth
Feb. 13, 2013 In Treasury Nomination Hearing, Cantwell Urges Obama Administration to Implement Federal Basic Health Plan Option
Feb. 12, 2013 Cantwell Statement on State of the Union
Feb. 12, 2013 Cantwell Praises Bipartisan Senate Reauthorization of Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 11, 2013 Senate Votes Down Amendment to Remove Tribal Provisions from Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 11, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Feb. 7, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013-Continued
Jan. 30, 2013 Paycheck Fairness Act
Jan. 30, 2013 Paycheck Fairness Act
Jan. 30, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Oil, Gas and the Environment
Jan. 29, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Protecting Lands on San Juan Islands
Jan. 29, 2013 Cantwell Statement on 4-Year Anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Jan. 24, 2013 Alpine Lakes: Murray, Reichert Reintroduce Wilderness Protection Bill
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