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Betty McCollum's Public Statements on Issue: Women

Full Name: Betty McCollum
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 4, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Katie, Sean
Birth Date: 07/12/1954
Birth Place: Saint Paul, MN
Home City: Saint Paul, MN
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
March 13, 2014 McCollum Releases Letter Supporting Women of Afghanistan
March 13, 2014 Letter to the Women of Afghanistan - Supporting Women of Afghanistan
March 7, 2014 Congresswoman McCollum Statement on Anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fulfilling the Promise of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Military Sexual Trauma Survivors
Nov. 25, 2013 McCollum Statement on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
June 21, 2013 Letter to Honorable Eric Fanning, Acting Secretary of the Air Force - Military Sexual Assault
May 22, 2013 Public News Service - Rep. McCollum Calls for Special Committee on Military Sexual Assaults
May 7, 2013 Congresswoman McCollum Reacts to the Release of the Pentagon's Annual Report on Sexual Assault in the Military
Feb. 28, 2013 McCollum: Violence Against Women Act Finally Protects All Victims of Domestic Violence
Feb. 15, 2013 McCollum's SAVE Native Women Act Empowers Tribal Communities to Effectively Combat Domestic Violence
Jan. 23, 2013 McCollum Urges Congress to Pass Violence Against Women Act
Oct. 11, 2012 The Hill - We Can do More to Fight Gender Inequality
Sept. 22, 2012 Indian Country - USET Tribes Talk Up VAWA, Carcieri, Budget, Voting and More at Tribal Unity Impact Week in Washington
May 18, 2012 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012
May 16, 2012 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012
April 9, 2012 Congresswoman McCollum Receives Letter Calling Out Wasteful Pentagon Spending from Women State Legislators
March 15, 2012 McCollum to President Obama: World Bank Nominee Must Prioritize Women and Girls
Feb. 8, 2012 Congresswoman McCollum: We Must Ensure a Woman's Right to Contraceptive Coverage
Jan. 20, 2012 Congresswoman McCollum Calls Obama Administration Contraception Decision "An Appropriate Balance" Between Religion and Women's Health Care
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 13, 2011 Protect Life Act
May 11, 2011 No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act
Dec. 15, 2010 International Protecting Girls by Preventing Child Marriage Act of 2010
Dec. 2, 2010 McCollum Commends U.S. Senate for Unanimously Passing Child Marriage Prevention Legislation; Urges U.S. House to Immediately Pass Bill
March 19, 2010 Women And Health Care
March 15, 2010 Congresswoman McCollum's Statement On Prohibiting Denial Of Coverage to Women
June 26, 2009 McCollum Introduces Innovative Global Food Security Strategy
June 3, 2009 McCollum Questions HHS Sec. Sebelius At Appropriations Hearing
June 2, 2009 Hearing Of The Labor, Health And Human Service, Education And Related Agencies Subcommitee Of The House Appropriation Committee
May 20, 2009 U.S. House to Vote on McCollum Bill to End Child Marriage
May 20, 2009 Hearing Of The State, Foreign Operations And Related Programs Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee - U.S. Agency For International Development
May 12, 2009 Hearing of the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - The Department of Labor
April 3, 2009 Reps. McCollum, Lee and Eshoo Address Impact of Climate Change on Women
Jan. 9, 2009 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009
Jan. 9, 2009 Paycheck Fairness Act
May 14, 2008 Calling Attention to Maternal Health
Aug. 8, 2007 Letter to Felipe Calderón, President of Mexico
Aug. 4, 2007 Government of Japan Should Apologize
July 26, 2007 McCollum Introduces Bill to Protect Girls from Child Marriage
July 25, 2007 Newsletter - July 25, 2007
July 17, 2007 USA Today - Child Marriages Rife in Nations Getting U.S. Aid
June 21, 2007 The Department Of State, Foreign Operations And Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2008
May 14, 2007 Supporting The Goals And Ideals Of A National Suffragists Day
May 2, 2007 Supporting The Goals Of Equal Pay Day
April 17, 2007 National Breast And Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program Reauthorization Act Of 2007
March 15, 2007 H. Res. 149, Supporting The Goals Of International Women's Day
March 14, 2007 Tribute To Negro Baseball League
Oct. 27, 2006 Press Release - McCollum Observes National Breast Cancer Awareness Month October 2006
Sept. 8, 2006 Letter to Elaine Chao
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