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John Kerry's Public Statements on Issue: Women

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 20, 2014 Remarks at the Release of the 2014 Trafficking in Persons Report
June 13, 2014 Remarks at The Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict
June 13, 2014 On the Occasion of the Official Birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
June 9, 2014 The Evening Standard - Let There Be No Hiding Place For Rapists in War
May 13, 2014 Remarks With Italian Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini After Their Meeting
May 7, 2014 Remarks at the Council of the Americas' 44th Conference on the Americas
May 6, 2014 Remarks With EU High Representative Lady Catherine Ashton After Their Meeting
May 4, 2014 Meeting With Embassy Luanda Staff and Families
May 4, 2014 Remarks After Touring the Fistula Clinic at St. Joseph's Hospital
May 3, 2014 Commitment to Africa
April 25, 2014 Remarks at Swearing-in Ceremony for Ambassador-at-Large and Coordinator of the USG Activities to Combat HIV/AIDS Deborah Birx
April 24, 2014 Remarks at the Take Your Child to Work Day Event
March 7, 2014 International Women's Day
March 6, 2014 Women Key to Peace and Security
Feb. 27, 2014 Remarks on the Release of the Annual Country Reports on Human Rights
Feb. 25, 2014 The World Post - Preventing Sexual Violence Is a National Security Imperative
Feb. 25, 2014 Discussion on Ending and Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict Situations
Feb. 7, 2014 Remarks With Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida After Their Meeting
Feb. 6, 2014 International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting
Jan. 27, 2014 Remarks at the U.S.-Pakistan Strategic Dialogue
Dec. 10, 2013 Human Rights Day 2013
Nov. 25, 2013 International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and 16 Days of Activism
Nov. 15, 2013 Remarks at the Georgetown University Symposium "Advancing Afghan Women"
Nov. 13, 2013 Video Remarks on Call to Action on Protecting Women and Girls in Emergencies
Oct. 11, 2013 International Day of the Girl
Sept. 23, 2013 Remarks at a Meeting of the Equal Futures Partnership
March 8, 2013 Remarks at the International Women of Courage Awards
Sept. 27, 2012 Kerry Receives 100% Rating from AAUW Action Fund for Support of Women's Issues
June 5, 2012 Kerry: Republican Filibuster Stifles Equal Pay Debate
June 5, 2012 Paycheck Fairness Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
March 21, 2012 Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act
March 1, 2012 Moving Ahead For Progress In the 21st Century Act
Feb. 2, 2012 Letter to Nancy G. Brinker
Oct. 17, 2011 Tribute to Nobel Peace Prize Winners
June 17, 2011 Senate Armed Services Committee Approves Amendment to Protect Service Members Who Are Victims of Sexual Assault
April 4, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader
March 16, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Joe Biden, U.S. Vice President
March 8, 2011 Chairman Kerry Marks The 100th Anniversary Of International Women's Day
March 3, 2011 MetroWest Daily News -Money, Lives and Planned Parenthood
Feb. 24, 2011 FDA Finally Recognizes Prescription Drug Tragedy
Dec. 14, 2010 Chairman Kerry: Senate Foreign Relations Committee Approves Historic Legislation To Combat Violence Against Women And Girls
Nov. 29, 2010 Chairman Kerry On International Day For The Elimination Of Violence Against Women
Oct. 18, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of the United States
Aug. 5, 2010 Kerry: Kagan Makes History as Women Comprise Full Third of Supreme Court
May 5, 2010 Chairman Kerry Welcomes Additional Funding For Prevention Against Gender-Based Violence and HIV/AIDS
May 5, 2010 Kerry, Tsongas Introduce Legislation To Aid Sexual Assault Victims In The Military
March 16, 2010 Tax on Bonuses Received from Certain TARP Recipients
March 1, 2010 Chairman Kerry Marks United Nations' 54th Session Of The Commission On The Status Of Women
Nov. 25, 2009 Kerry, Gillibrand, Cardin, Shaheen, Boxer, Casey Mark The International Day For The Elimination Of Violence Against Women
Oct. 1, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - T"Violence Against Women: Global Costs and Consequences":
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