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Barbara Boxer's Public Statements on Issue: Women

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
April 9, 2014 Boxer Statement on Republicans Blocking Legislation to Ensure Equal Pay for Equal Work
April 9, 2014 Executive Session
April 8, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, & Education
April 3, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, James Comey, and Kathy Buller - Justice for Peace Corps Volunteer who Reported Sexual Assault
March 26, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Politics Involving in Not Passing Unemployment Insurance and the Hobby Lobby Court Case
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 Boxer, Hirono, Sister Simone Campbell and Leaders of Faith and Women's Groups Push for Raising the Minimum Wage
March 5, 2014 Military Justice Improvement Act
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Hamid Karzai, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan - Reject Proposed Law That Would Shield Perpetrators of Violence Against Women
Feb. 9, 2014 Boxer Statement on Associated Press Investigation of Military's Handling of Sexual Assault Cases
Feb. 6, 2014 Senate Women Say: Raise The Minimum Wage!
Jan. 30, 2014 Senate Democratic Women Urge Republicans to Help Women and Families by Raising the Minimum Wage
Jan. 16, 2014 Boxer, Kirk Introduce Bill to Promote Women's Participation in International Conflict Resolution
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Hamid Karzai, President of Afghanistan - Protect Women in the Afghan National Police
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. 14, 2013 Rep. Chu, Senator Blumenthal & Colleagues Announce Legislation Protecting Reproductive Rights
Nov. 13, 2013 Blumenthal, Baldwin, Boxer, Chu, Fudge, Frankel Announce Legislation To Protect Access To Reproductive Care
Nov. 6, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Senators Joined by Survivors, Retired General, Advocates Kick Off Final Two-Week Push For Creating an Independent Military Justice System - Defense Bill Expected on The Floor Before Thanksgiving
Nov. 5, 2013 Hirono, Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Military Sexual Assault Victims During 32 Proceedings
Oct. 17, 2013 Boxer Praises President Obama for Naming Janet Yellen as the Next Federal Reserve Chair
Sept. 29, 2013 Boxer Says Republicans Target Women in Their Government Shutdown Demands
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
Sept. 17, 2013 Boxer Applauds Senate Foreign Relations Committee Passage of Malala Yousafzai Scholarship Act
Aug. 9, 2013 Letter to Sand Diego Mayor Bob Filner - Stepping Down
July 30, 2013 Boxer Joins Blumenthal, Gillibrand to Applaud Inclusion of $25 Million Special Victims' Counsel Program in Defense Appropriations Bill
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
July 16, 2013 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Military Sexual Assault
July 16, 2013 Letter to a Friend - Military Sexual Assault
July 10, 2013 Senator Boxer: A Direct Assault on Women's Health
June 20, 2013 Hirono & Murray Join Murkowski, Boxer, Gillibrand, Cantwell, Stabenow, Klobuchar, Warren, Baldwin, Mikulski, Landrieu & Shaheen In Introducing Measure To Give Women Greater Opportunity To Utilize New Economic Immigration System In Immigration Bill
June 19, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act
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
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 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 7, 2013 Boxer Statement on New DOD Report Showing Increase in Military Sexual Assaults
April 8, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Boxer Praises Defense Secretary Hagel For Endorsing Changes to Military Justice System
March 22, 2013 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2014
March 19, 2013 Boxer Email Updates - Senator Boxer: Celebrating Women's History Month
March 4, 2013 Letter to Defense Secretary Hagel - Review Dismissal of Sexual Assault Charges
Feb. 28, 2013 Boxer Praises House Passage of the Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 12, 2013 Boxer Statement on the Senate Vote to Reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act
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