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John Kerry's Public Statements on Issue: Judicial Branch

Full Name: John Forbes Kerry
Office: U.S. Secretary of State, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/29/2013
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Teresa Heinz; 2 Children: Alexandra, Vanessa; 3 Stepchildren: John, Andre, Christopher
Birth Date: 12/11/1943
Birth Place: Aurora, CO
Home City: Boston, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
June 26, 2013 Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act
June 4, 2012 Kerry Congratulates Worcester's Judge Hillman on Confirmation
June 4, 2012 Executive Session
Aug. 5, 2011 Letter to President Obama
June 29, 2011 Legislation to Reimburse Fishermen's Legal Fees, Costs After Unjust Fines
June 17, 2011 Senate Armed Services Committee Approves Amendment to Protect Service Members Who Are Victims of Sexual Assault
May 24, 2011 President Obama Nominates Springfield, MA Native Kathy Kerrigan to Serve as Federal Tax Court Judge
April 21, 2011 Massachusetts Federal Judicial Selection Committee Now Complete
Feb. 23, 2011 Joan Lukey to Chair Federal Judicial Selection Committee
Dec. 17, 2010 Executive Session
July 15, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Confirmation Hearing of Denise Casper
June 28, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Nomination of Elena Kagan
June 15, 2010 Letter to Chairman Inouye and Ranking Member Cochran
June 14, 2010 Kerry: Haitian Orphans Deserve Same Legal Protections Given To Most International Adoptees
May 25, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 13, 2010 Kerry to Meet with Supreme Court Justice Nominee Elena Kagan
May 10, 2010 Kerry on Kagan Nomination to Supreme Court of the United States
April 28, 2010 Kerry Congratulates Denise Casper on Nomination for District Court
April 9, 2010 Kerry On Retirement of Justice Stevens
Feb. 2, 2010 Kerry Announces Plans to Introduce Constitutional Amendment on Campaign Finance System
Aug. 6, 2009 Executive Session
June 25, 2009 Global Climate Change
June 24, 2009 Executive Session
June 9, 2009 Sotomayor Nomination
May 26, 2009 Kerry Statement on Nomination of Judge Sotomayor For Supreme Court of the United States
April 30, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Confronting Piracy Off the Coast of Somalia
April 28, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - To Consider the Nomination of Dean Koh to be the Legal Advisor to the Department of State
April 21, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Commerce, Science And Transportation Committee - Nominations
March 6, 2009 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President, United States
June 10, 2008 Kerry Responds to Supreme Court Decision on Habeas Corpus
April 1, 2008 Kerry Commends Coakley's Efforts to Combat Global Warming
March 30, 2008 ABC "This Week With George Stephanopoulos" - Transcript
Feb. 13, 2008 FISA Amendments Act
Jan. 22, 2008 Kerry on 35th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade Protection of Right to Privacy`
June 28, 2007 Kerry On Supreme Court Ruling On School Diversity
April 2, 2007 John Kerry on Massachusetts vs. EPA Supreme Court Verdict
Sept. 28, 2006 Kerry Opposes Senate's Failure on Torture Compromise
June 26, 2006 Kerry: World Waits for Supreme Court Decision on Environment
April 22, 2006 Boston Globe - Patriotism is Truth, Today as in Vietnam
April 4, 2006 Securing America's Borders Act--Continued
March 6, 2006 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 30, 2006 Executive Session
Jan. 27, 2006 John's Journal
Jan. 27, 2006 Executive Session
Jan. 24, 2006 John's Journal
Nov. 15, 2005 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2006
Oct. 31, 2005 Statement by John Kerry on the Nomination of Judge Samuel Alito to the Supreme Court
Oct. 27, 2005 Statement by Senator John Kerry on the Withdrawal of Harriet Miers' Nomination to the Supreme Court
Sept. 21, 2005 Nomination of John Roberts
Sept. 4, 2005 Senator John Kerry on the Passing of Chief Justice William Rehnquist
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