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Linda Sánchez's Public Statements on Issue: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: James; 4 Children: Joaquin, Brendan, Jack, Seamus
Birth Date: 01/28/1969
Birth Place: City of Orange, CA
Home City: Lakewood, CA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
April 10, 2014 Linda Sánchez, GLSEN Push Anti-Bullying Legislation
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
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to Catherine Lhamon, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Education - Campus Sexual Assaults
Aug. 5, 2013 Linda Sánchez Fights To End LGBT Discrimination
June 26, 2013 Linda Sánchez Statement On Supreme Court Rulings
March 1, 2013 212 Members of Congress File Historic Amicus Brief on DOMA Case before U.S. Supreme Court
Feb. 28, 2013 Linda Sánchez Applauds Passage Of Violence Against Women Act
Sept. 21, 2012 Linda Sánchez Releases Video in Support of "It Gets Better Project"
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 16, 2012 Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Act
May 9, 2012 Linda Sánchez Statement On Marriage Equality
April 26, 2012 Linda Sánchez Fights For LGBT Equality
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
Sept. 20, 2011 Linda Sánchez Statement on End of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
June 15, 2011 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - Uphold and Defend Human Rights Overseas
Dec. 21, 2010 Equity in Social Security Act of 2010 Introduction Statement
Dec. 15, 2010 Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010
Oct. 24, 2010 Rep. Linda Sánchez Receives 100% Rating from Human Rights Campaign
Oct. 14, 2010 Rep. Linda Sánchez Statement on Judge Phillips' Don't Ask Don't Tell Ruling
Feb. 9, 2010 Letter To President Obama, Majority Leader Reid, Speaker Pelosi, Chairman Schumer, And Chairwoman Lofgren - End Discrimination for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, And Transgender Binational Families
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
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Civil Rights for All
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