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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
Issue Position: Defense and Foreign Policy
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Women
Issue Position: Health Care
July 17, 2014 Boxer, Burr Introduce Resolution Honoring Auxiliaries of Veterans Service Organizations
July 17, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 16, 2014 Boxer Statement on Republican Vote to Let Corporate CEOs Deny Coverage for Birth Control
July 15, 2014 Not My Boss's Business Act
July 10, 2014 Senator Boxer: Responding to the Hobby Lobby Decision
July 9, 2014 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript: Hobby Lobby Ruling
July 9, 2014 HOBBY LOBBY: Murray, Udall, Boxer Introduce Legislative Fix to Protect Women's Health in Aftermath of Supreme Court Decision
July 7, 2014 Highway Trust Fund
June 30, 2014 Boxer Statement on Supreme Court Hobby Lobby Decision
June 26, 2014 Boxer Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Massachusetts "Buffer Zone" Law
June 26, 2014 Boxer Applauds Inclusion of her Malala Yousafzai Act in State and Foreign Operations Appropriations Bill
June 13, 2014 Letter to Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of the Republic of India - Gender-Based Violence
May 13, 2014 Hire More Heroes Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued
May 8, 2014 Kirk, Boxer, Menendez, Collins, Shaheen Introduce International Violence Against Women Act
May 6, 2014 Senate Passes Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Abduction of Nigerian School Girls
May 6, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Nigerian Girl Abductions by Boko Haram
May 5, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Regarding Sexual Assault on College Campuses
April 30, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of Food and Drug Administration - Protect Women's Health in Medical Trials
April 21, 2014 Gillibrand Leads Bipartisan Senate Coalition Urging White House Task Force to Adopt Key Recommendations to Combat Campus Sexual Assaults
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 Military Justice Improvement Act
March 6, 2014 Boxer Statement on Filibuster of the 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
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