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Linda Sánchez's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Linda T. Sánchez
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 38, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 38
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: James; 4 Children: Joaquin, Brendan, Jack, Seamus
Birth Date: 01/28/1969
Birth Place: Orange, CA
Home City: Lakewood, CA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Vietnam Human Rights Abuses
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to Bob Goodlatte, Chairman House Judiciary Committee - Requesting a Hearing into Unresolved Alex Odeh Case
Feb. 4, 2013 Linda Sánchez Celebrates Black History Month
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 1, 2012 CAPAC Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
April 17, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
March 23, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
Oct. 4, 2011 Linda Sánchez Statement on LGBT History Month
Dec. 21, 2010 Equity in Social Security Act of 2010 Introduction Statement
Oct. 24, 2010 Rep. Linda Sánchez Receives 100% Rating from Human Rights Campaign
Feb. 9, 2010 Letter To The Honorable President Obama, Majority Leader Reid, Speaker Pelosi, Chairman Schumer, And Chairwoman Lofgren
Feb. 1, 2010 Letter To Mr. Robert Mazzuca, Chief Scout Executive, Boy Scouts of America
May 26, 2009 Rep. Linda Sánchez Statement on Prop 8
June 4, 2008 Congresswoman Sanchez is co-Founder of New LGBT Equality Caucus
Feb. 5, 2008 NBC "Today"- Transcript
July 10, 2007 Deceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation Prevention Act of 2007
May 22, 2007 Preserving United States Attorney Independence Act of 2007
Feb. 12, 2007 Congresswoman Linda Sánchez Salutes NAACP on 98th Anniversary of its Founding
May 11, 2006 Letter to President of the United States of America George W. Bush
Feb. 7, 2006 Congresswoman Linda Sánchez Honors Black History Month
Jan. 31, 2006 Congresswoman Sánchez Mourns the Passing of Coretta Scott King
Dec. 19, 2005 Letter to Chairman James F. Sensenbrenner, House Committee on the Judiciary - President's NSA Surveillance Orders
Nov. 8, 2005 Congresswoman Linda Sánchez Speaks Out in Favor of Strengthening Voting Rights Act: As Hearing Continue Sánchez Seeks to Stregthen Section 203
Sánchez Statement on Racial Profiling Law
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Civil Rights for All
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