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Betty McCollum's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 4, Democratic
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July 7, 2016 McCollum: Federal Investigation Needed Into Philando Castile Shooting
June 24, 2016 Letter to The Honorable John Kerry, Secretary, U.S. Department of State, and The Honorable Gayle Smith, Administrator, U.S. Agency for International Development- Support LGBT Rights Around the World
June 20, 2016 Letter to President Barack Obama- Create Special Envoy for Palestinian Youth
June 9, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States - Expand LGBT Protections in the Trans-Pacific Partnership
June 7, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House- Prioritize Religious Freedom in Meeting with Indian PM Modi
May 11, 2016 House Delegation Introduces Religious Freedom Bill
April 29, 2016 McCollum Meets with United Negro College Fund President and CEO Dr. Michael Lomax
April 28, 2016 Letter to Chairman Goodlatte - Calls for Judiciary Hearing on Equality Act
April 21, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Candice Miller, Chairman, Committee on House Administration, The Honorable Bob Goodlatte, Chairman, Judiciary on Committee - Calling for Hearings on Democracy Reform
April 19, 2016 McCollum Stands Up For Human Rights In Remarks to Minnesota's Oromo Community
April 12, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Jenny R. Yang, Chair, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Eliminate Wage Gap
Jan. 8, 2016 Beyer-Honda, House Democrats Welcome 100th Co-Sponsor to Condemn Anti-Muslim Bigotry
Jan. 1, 2016 Issue Position: Civil Rights and Violence
Dec. 17, 2015 House Democrats Introduce Legislation Condemning Anti-Muslim Bigotry
Oct. 8, 2015 Letter to Peter Neffenger, Administrator of Transportation Security Administrator - Treatment of Transgendered Individuals by the Transportation Security Administration
July 22, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Barack Obama, President, United States - Prioritize Human Rights on Trip to Kenya and Ethiopia
July 17, 2015 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Upgrade Malaysia's Ranking in the 2016 Trafficking in Persons Report
June 30, 2015 Letter to Secretary John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Conditions in Mexico
May 12, 2015 Honoring the Center for Victims of Torture's 30th Birthday
March 3, 2015 Letter to King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques - Human Rights Advocacy
Feb. 19, 2015 McCollum Statement Commemorating Black History Month
Dec. 4, 2014 Providing for Consideration of the Senate Amendment to H.R. 3979, Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014; Providing Consideration of H.R. 5759, Preventing Executive Overreach on Immigration Act of 2014; And Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5781, California Emergency Drought Relief Act of 2014
Nov. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Urging Funding to Protect LGBT Human Rights Globally
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
April 30, 2014 Statement on the NBA's Action Condemning Intolerance in Professional Sports
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
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
Feb. 28, 2014 Statement on Black History Month
Jan. 17, 2014 McCollum Responds to President Obama's NSA Remarks
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Vietnam Human Rights Abuses
Dec. 10, 2013 McCollum: United Arab Emirates Should Immediately Release Minnesotan Shezanne Cassim from Jail
Sept. 26, 2013 Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
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
June 26, 2012 Expressing Regret for Passage of Laws Adversely Affecting the Chinese in the United States
April 17, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
Nov. 4, 2011 Congresswoman McCollum Continues Her Fight to Protect Girls from Child Marriage in Developing Countries
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
Sept. 16, 2011 Minnesota Independent - McCollum and Ellison Urge IRS to Assist LGBT Couples on Tax Issues
May 31, 2011 Opposing the Patriot Act
March 10, 2011 Letter to Rep. King, Chairman of the Homeland Security Committee - Call to Focus on All Extreme Terrorism
Feb. 8, 2011 Extending Counterterrorism Authorities
July 19, 2010 Op-Ed - McCollum & Crenshaw: Congress Can Protect Girls From Marriage
Jan. 25, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Foreign Discrimination Against LGBT Community
Nov. 3, 2009 Opposing Any Endorsement Or Further Consideration Of Report Of The United Nations Fact Finding Mission On The Gaza Conflict
Oct. 22, 2009 Conference Report On H.R. 2892, Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010
June 22, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
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