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Barbara Boxer's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Barbara Boxer
Office: U.S. Senate (CA) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Stewart; 2 Children: Doug, Nicole
Birth Date: 11/11/1940
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Greenbrae, CA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Defense and Foreign Policy
Issue Position: LGBT
Issue Position: Military and Veterans
Issue Position: Working Across Party Lines
July 30, 2014 Boxer, Collins Introduce Legislation to Improve Training for Military Sexual Assault Forensic Examiners
July 10, 2014 Boxer Praises Senate Passage of the Distinguished Flying Cross National Memorial Act
April 30, 2014 Senate Resolution 431 - Honoring Military Children During the National Month of the Military Child
March 7, 2014 Blog: We Will Continue the Fight to End Military Sexual Assault
March 6, 2014 Boxer Statement on Filibuster of the Military Justice Improvement Act
March 6, 2014 Military Justice Improvement Act
March 5, 2014 Military Justice Improvement Act
Feb. 9, 2014 Boxer Statement on Associated Press Investigation of Military's Handling of Sexual Assault Cases
Feb. 6, 2014 Ahead of Sexual Assault Vote Expected on Senate Floor Next Week, Bipartisan Group of Senators, Survivors, Advocates Continue Push for Independent Military Justice System
Dec. 20, 2013 Senator Boxer: A Step Forward on Military Sexual Assault
Dec. 19, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2014 -- Continued
Dec. 19, 2013 Boxer Statement on Reforms to Article 32 Proceedings in Defense Bill
Nov. 20, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Nov. 19, 2013 Grassley Continues Work for Passage of Military Justice Reform for Sexual Assault Cases
Nov. 19, 2013 Generals, Veterans, Advocates and Sexual Assualt Survivors Continue Push for Independent Military Justice System
Oct. 1, 2013 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder - Bipartisan Group of Senators Urges AG Holder to Establish Drug Take-Back Programs for DoD And VA
Sept. 27, 2013 Boxer Applauds Defense Advisory Committee Recommendation on Military Sexual Assault
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Reform Military Justice System to Protect Sexual Assault Victims
Sept. 19, 2013 Boxer Delivers Keynote Address on Ending Gender-Based Violence
July 30, 2013 Boxer Joins Blumenthal, Gillibrand to Applaud Inclusion of $25 Million Special Victims' Counsel Program in Defense Appropriations Bill
July 16, 2013 Letter to a Friend - Military Sexual Assault
July 16, 2013 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Military Sexual Assault
July 16, 2013 Rand Paul and Ted Cruz Join Gillibrand, Boxer, Grassley Effort to Create Independent, Non-Biased Military Justice System for Victims of Sexual Assault When Defense Bill Comes to Senate Floor This Month
June 20, 2013 Boxer, Colleagues Introduce Bill to Permanently Protect the Phrase "GI Bill" from Abuse
June 13, 2013 Newsletter - A Stunning Proposal on Military Sexual Assault
June 12, 2013 Bloomberg - Female Senators Challenging Pentagon On Sex Assault Rules
June 11, 2013 Boxer Alarmed by Armed Services Committee Alternative on Sexual Assault Prosecutions
June 4, 2013 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Create Prescription Drug Take-Back System for Vets
May 16, 2013 Gillibrand, Collins, Boxer, Johanns, Benishek, Gabbard, Begich, Blumenthal, Coons, Franken, Hirono, Mikulski, Pryor, Schatz, Shaheen, Rockefeller, Feinstein, Hanna, Sinema, Joined by Service Members Victimized by Sexual Assault in Announcing Bicameral Legislation Reforming Military Justice System
May 15, 2013 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript - Sexual Assault in the Military
May 7, 2013 Boxer Statement on New DOD Report Showing Increase in Military Sexual Assaults
May 7, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 15, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Cooperation Between the Department of Defense and Department of Veteran Affairs
April 11, 2013 Boxer Praises Support for Salton Sea Restoration in President's Budget
April 8, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Boxer Praises Defense Secretary Hagel For Endorsing Changes to Military Justice System
March 28, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Work to End the Backlog of Veterans' Disability Claims
March 13, 2013 Boxer Email Updates - Senator Boxer: Stopping Sexual Assault in the Military
March 13, 2013 Hearing of the Personnel Subcommittee of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Oversight: Sexual Assaults in the Military
March 11, 2013 Boxer Encouraged by Secretary Hagel's Response to Air Force Sexual Assault Case
March 5, 2013 Letter to Secretary Shinseki - LGBT Rights
March 4, 2013 Letter to Defense Secretary Hagel - Review Dismissal of Sexual Assault Charges
Nov. 29, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013--Continued
Oct. 2, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Jeh C. Johnson, General Counsel of the Department of Defense
Sept. 19, 2012 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Sept. 19, 2012 U.S. Army's Suicide Stand Down Day
June 18, 2012 Letter to The Honorable John Pistole, Administrator, Transportation Security Administration
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