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Bill Pascrell, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: William 'Bill' J. Pascrell, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Elsie; 3 Children: William III, Glenn, David
Birth Date: 01/25/1937
Birth Place: Paterson, NJ
Home City: Paterson, NJ
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
April 7, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - No Fly Lists
Aug. 2, 2013 One Year After Oak Creek Attacks, Members of Congress Commend FBI and Department of Justice for Groundbreaking Decision to Begin Tracking Hate Crimes Against Sikh, Hindu and Arab-Americans
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
May 14, 2013 Pascrell Statement on DOJ Monitoring of AP Phone Lines
Sept. 14, 2012 House Members Introduce Resolution Recognizing Contributions of Sikh-American Community, Urging Action on Hate Crimes
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
March 23, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
March 1, 2012 Directing Office of Historian to Compile Oral Histories from Members Involved in Alabama Civil Rights Movement Marches
Jan. 27, 2012 Congressman Pascrell Reflects on International Holocaust Remembrance Day
Jan. 9, 2012 Letter to Democratic Colleagues in the New Jersey Senate and Assembly
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
March 26, 2010 Op-Ed: Are Supreme Court Justices Out Of touch? - The Clifton Journal
Jan. 25, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Foreign Discrimination Against LGBT Community
Sept. 4, 2008 Pascrell Elated With Decision to Allow Imam Qatanani to Remain in the United States
June 20, 2008 Pascrell Opposes FISA Amendments Act
Feb. 9, 2005 Honoring the Life and Accomplishments of the Late Ossie Davis
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