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Jim Sensenbrenner, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Frank 'Jim' James Sensenbrenner, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (WI) - District 5, Republican
First Elected: 11/07/1978
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 5
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cheryl; 2 Children: Frank, Bob
Birth Date: 06/14/1943
Birth Place: Chicago, IL
Home City: Menomonee Falls, WI
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
July 3, 2014 Sensenbrenner Responds to PCLOB Report on Section 702
June 20, 2014 House Shuts Backdoor on Mass Surveilance
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 19, 2014 House to Debate Amendment to Curb Government Access to Private Data
May 22, 2014 USA Freedom Act
May 22, 2014 House of Representatives Passes the USA FREEDOM Act f t # e
May 11, 2014 The Hill - House Clears Path for NSA Reform
May 7, 2014 Judiciary Committee Passes USA FREEDOM Act
April 11, 2014 NSA Reportedly Exploited Heartbleed Bug
April 2, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Jr., Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice - Testimony of James Clapper before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence
April 2, 2014 The USA FREEDOM Act Closes the NSA's "Back Door" Access to Americans' Communications
March 28, 2014 Goodlatte, Conyers, Sensenbrenner, and Scott Statement on President's Proposed Changes to Intelligence-Gathering Programs
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia
March 24, 2014 The "End Bulk Collection Act" Won't End Bulk Collection
March 20, 2014 USA Today - Sensenbrenner: Protect Our Right to Vote
March 13, 2014 The Consensus Is Bulk Collection Must End f t # e
March 13, 2014 Letter to James Cole, Attorney General of the United States - Are You Spying on Congress?
March 5, 2014 Sensenbrenner Addresses Misconceptions about the VRAA
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to James Cole, Deputy Attorney General - Testimony Before the House Judiciary Committee on FISA Reform
Feb. 11, 2014 Wall Street Journal: A Revised Voting Act Is Still Needed
Jan. 23, 2014 Sensenbrenner Responds to PCLOB Report
Jan. 16, 2014 Leahy, Sensenbrenner & Conyers Lead Bipartisan, Bicameral Introduction Of Legislation To Restore The Voting Rights Act
Nov. 21, 2013 Broad Coalition Of Tech Companies, Nonprofit Groups Offers Support For The Leahy-Sensenbrenner USA FREEDOM Act
Nov. 19, 2013 Sensenbrenner Delivers Keynote Address on NSA/FISA Reform at Georgetown Law
Nov. 11, 2013 Sensenbrenner Testifies Before European Parliament's Civil Liberties Committee
Nov. 11, 2013 Chairman F. James Sensebrenner Speech to European Parliament
Nov. 2, 2013 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner's Quest to Rein In the NSA
Nov. 2, 2013 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - NSA Abused Trust, Must be Reined In
Nov. 1, 2013 USA FREEDOM Act Draws Bipartisan Praise - Legislation To End Dragnet Collection Of Phone Data Earns Early Praise
Oct. 29, 2013 Leahy & Sensenbrenner Join To Introduce USA FREEDOM Act
Sept. 6, 2013 Sensenbrenner and NRA Support ACLU Lawsuit
Sept. 6, 2013 Implications of Bulk Collection on the Second Amendment
Aug. 22, 2013 Sensenbrenner Reacts to Department of Justice Lawsuit over Voter ID
Aug. 19, 2013 Los Angeles Times - How Obama Has Abused the Patriot Act
July 31, 2013 USA Today - Sensenbrenner: Unbending Commitment to Voting Rights
July 28, 2013 The New York Times - Momentum Builds Against N.S.A. Surveillance
July 24, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 22, 2013 Politico - How Secrecy Erodes Democracy
July 18, 2013 Political Odd Couple Together Again On Voting Law
July 18, 2013 The Guardian - White House Stays Silent on Renewal of NSA Data Collection Order
July 17, 2013 The Washington Post - Watch the PATRIOT Act's Author Warn Congress Might Cancel the Spying Program
July 17, 2013 Sensenbrenner Testifies at Senate Hearing on Voting Rights Act
July 17, 2013 National Journal - Congress Takes First Steps Toward Revisions to Voting Rights Act
July 17, 2013 The Washington Post - New Voting Rights Laws Should Be Passed Before the 2014 Congress Elections
July 16, 2013 Jim's Weekly Column - Where I Stand
July 10, 2013 Washington Post - Lawmakers Say Administration's Lack of Candor on Surveillance Weakens Oversight
June 9, 2013 The Guardian - This Abuse of the Patriot Act Must End
June 7, 2013 Griffin: Federal Government Abusing Patriot Act by Tracking Calls, Surveilling Innocent Citizens' Internet Activity
June 6, 2013 Letter to Honorable Eric H. Holder, Attorney General - Search Warrant for Rosen Emails
May 22, 2013 Letter to Honorable James M. Cole, Deputy Attorney General - AP Wiretapping
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