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Dianne Feinstein's Public Statements on Issue: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Full Name: Dianne Feinstein
Office: U.S. Senate (CA) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Richard; 1 Child: Katherine; 3 Stepchildren
Birth Date: 06/22/1933
Birth Place: San Francisco, CA
Home City: San Francisco, CA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
June 20, 2014 Nadler, Feinstein Applaud DOJ's Call to Pass their DOMA Repeal Bills
June 20, 2014 DOJ Calls for Passage of Feinstein DOMA Repeal Bill
June 17, 2014 Feinstein Welcomes President Obama's LGBT Non-Discrimination Executive Order
June 12, 2014 Feinstein Statement on LGBT Pride Month
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
Nov. 6, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act-- Motion to Proceed
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
July 8, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security - Civil Rights and Marriage Equality
June 27, 2013 Kaine Joins 40 Senators to Repeal Defense of Marriage Act
June 26, 2013 Feinstein Statement on Supreme Court's DOMA, Prop 8 Decisions
March 22, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Combating Gender-Based Violence Abroad
March 5, 2013 Letter to Secretary Shinseki - LGBT Rights
March 1, 2013 212 Members of Congress File Historic Amicus Brief on DOMA Case before U.S. Supreme Court
Feb. 14, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - LGBT Workplace Discrimination
Dec. 7, 2012 Feinstein on Supreme Court's Decision to Consider Same-Sex Marriage Cases
April 18, 2012 Feinstein Urges Passage of Bill to Protect Women from Domestic Violence
Feb. 13, 2012 Feinstein Statement on Passage of Marriage Equality in Washington State
Feb. 7, 2012 Feinstein Statement on California's Prop. 8 Decision
Sept. 21, 2011 Feinstein Statement on the Repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell'
June 29, 2011 13 Senators Team Up to Assure LGBT Youth that "It Gets Better"
June 29, 2011 Feinstein, Colleagues Team Up to Reassure LGBT Youth: "It Gets Better"
March 16, 2011 Senator Feinstein Introduces DOMA Repeal Legislation
Feb. 23, 2011 Senator Feinstein Statement on DOMA
Dec. 18, 2010 Senator Feinstein Statement on Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Dec. 9, 2010 Senator Feinstein Statement on "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Nov. 30, 2010 Feinstein Urges Republicans to Support Swift End to Discriminatory "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Policy
Nov. 18, 2010 Senator Feinstein Calls for Immediate Repeal of Discriminatory "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Policy
Aug. 4, 2010 Senator Feinstein Statement on Proposition 8 Case
June 18, 2010 Statement of Senator Feinstein on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month
Jan. 19, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Yoweri Museveni President, Republic of Uganda
May 26, 2009 Statement of Senator Feinstein on the California Supreme Court Decision to Uphold Proposition 8
April 9, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Michael Mukasey, Attorney General
June 6, 2006 Marriage Protection Amendment - Motion to Proceed - Continued
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