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Raúl Grijalva's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Raúl M. Grijalva
Office: U.S. House (AZ) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Ramona; 3 Children: Adelita, Raquel, Marisa
Birth Date: 02/19/1948
Birth Place: Tucson, AZ
Home City: Tucson, AZ
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
May 30, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Preventing Sex Trafficking
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 11, 2014 Letter to James Comery, Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation - Improve DNA Testing for Law Enforcement
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to Catherine Lhamon, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Education - Campus Sexual Assaults
Jan. 27, 2014 Good Samaritan Search and Recovery Act
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
Aug. 16, 2013 Letter to Secretary Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security - Non-Violent Immigrants Incarceration
July 17, 2013 Rep Honda, Congressional Leaders Urge President Obama to Address Violence Against Religious Minorities
June 26, 2013 U.S.-Mexico Border
May 17, 2013 Letter to Advisory Board Members, U.S. Department of Justice - Anti-Sikh Hate Crime Status
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
Feb. 28, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Feb. 25, 2013 Grijalva Calls for Vote on Senate-Approved Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization as Republicans Bring Weak Version to Floor
Feb. 4, 2013 Grijalva Highlights Introduction of Violence Against Women Act, Calls for Republican Support After Ideologically Driven 2012 Failure
Oct. 2, 2012 Rep. Grijalva Statement on Border Patrol Shooting in Southern Arizona
Aug. 20, 2012 Grijalva Calls Akin "Legitimate Rape" Comments, Co-Sponsorship of 'Forcible Rape' Bill "Symptoms of an Assault on Women's Status"
June 6, 2012 Letter to Michael E. Horowitz, Inspector General
May 16, 2012 Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
May 14, 2012 Grijalva Questions House Republican Motives for Weakening Violence Against Women Act Provisions on Immigrants, Lesbians, Tribes
May 10, 2012 Grijalva Statement on DOJ Announcement of Suit Against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio Over Multiple Civil Rights Violations
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
Dec. 5, 2011 Grijalva Calls for Immediate Resignation of Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Director Robert S. Mueller Federal Bureau of Investigation
Sept. 7, 2011 Letter to Chairman James E. Donal Georgia State Board of Pardons & Paroles
Feb. 21, 2011 Grijalva to Tour University Medical Center Tuesday to Thank Jan. 8 Shooting Victim Responders, Discuss Center's Prospects for Coming Year
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Jan. 11, 2011 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Dec. 8, 2010 Grijalva Praises Congressional Approval of Bill to Improve Child Abuse, Domestic Violence and Adoption Programs Nationwide
Nov. 18, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clemency for Johnathan Pollard
Oct. 21, 2010 MSNBC "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" - Transcript
Oct. 20, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State, United States of America
July 22, 2010 Grijalva Applauds Signing of Improper Payments Elimination Act -- Highlights Congressional Action Against Federal Waste and Fraud
April 30, 2010 Grijalva Commends Department Of Justice For Opening Investigation Of Goldman Sachs Home Loan Investments
March 24, 2009 Meeting with Secretary of State Clinton Sets Tone for Mexico Visit
Feb. 3, 2009 Introduction of the "Hate Crimes Statistics Improvement Act"
Aug. 27, 2007 Rep. Grijalva Comments on the Resignation of Attorney General Gonzales
May 3, 2007 Grijalva Hails Passage of Bi-partisan Legislation to Strengthen Hate Crimes Law, Increase Assistance to Local Law Enforcement
March 16, 2007 Letter: To Condoleezza Rice, Secretary of State
Jan. 30, 2007 Letter: To Rep. David Obey, Chairman House Appropriations Committee; Rep. Jerry Lewis, Ranking Member House Appropriations Committee
Oct. 28, 2005 Rep. Grijalva Statement on Criminal Indictment of I. Lewis Libby
April 21, 2004 Solis, Capito, Slaughter and 31 other Members of Congress Urge Ridge to help Maria Suarez
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