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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
Oct. 1, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - T"Violence Against Women: Global Costs and Consequences":
Sept. 16, 2009 Kerry Applauds Passing Of UN Resolution To Create New Women's Agency
July 24, 2009 Violence Against Women in Afghanistan
June 24, 2009 Roundtable Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "Iran At A Crossroads?"
June 24, 2009 MSNBC Interview - Transcript
May 20, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Foreign Policy Priorities in the President's FY '10 International Affairs Budget
May 12, 2009 Chairman Kerry On Poison Attacks Against Girls in Afghanistan
May 12, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - U.S. Strategy Towards Pakistan
May 5, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 22, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education and The Honorable Arlen Specter, Ranking Member
April 1, 2009 Washington Times - Economic Crisis' New Challenges
March 24, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - Alleviating Global Hunger: Challenges and Opportunities for U.S. Leadership
Feb. 26, 2009 Panel II of a Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Engaging with Muslim Communities Around the World
Feb. 26, 2009 Panel I of a Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Engaging with Muslim Communities Around the World
Feb. 5, 2009 Senate Foreign Relations Committee Roundtable
Jan. 22, 2009 Senate Approves Fair Pay for Women
Jan. 22, 2009 Letter to Barrack Obama, President of the United States of America
Oct. 30, 2008 Kerry, Snowe Push for More Time for Women's Procurement Rule
Oct. 27, 2008 Kerry Honors Women Entrepreneurs on Anniversary of Women's Business Ownership Act
Sept. 29, 2008 Administration Creates Roadblocks for Women-Owned Businesses
Sept. 23, 2008 Federal Aviation Administration Extension Act of 2008, Part II
Sept. 22, 2008 Women, Minorities Still Struggle for Capital
Sept. 19, 2008 Small Business on The Washington Post - Defense Authorization Bill Passes Without Updates to Small Business
Sept. 15, 2008 Women Urge Congress to Block Contracting Program
Sept. 11, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship on Business Start-up Hurdles in Underserved Communities: Access to Venture Capital and Entrepreneurship Training
Sept. 9, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship on Opportunities and Challenges for Women Entrepreneurs on the 20th Anniversary of the Women's Business Ownership Act
Sept. 9, 2008 Kerry Calls for More Action to Help Women Business Owners
Sept. 9, 2008 Kerry Honors Massachusetts Women
July 23, 2008 Letter to Michael Leavitt, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, Re: Abandon Attempt to Undermine Women's Health
April 23, 2008 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2007--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
April 22, 2008 Submitted Resolutions
April 9, 2008 Senators Introduce Legislation to Expand Guard and Reserve Retirement Benefits to Include Duty Performed After September 11, 2001
March 24, 2008 Kerry Honored with 100% Rating by Women's Advocate
March 19, 2008 Roundtable of the U. S. Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship on "Women in Business: Leveling the Playing Field"
Feb. 4, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Steven C. Preston, Administrator, U.S. Small Business Administration
Jan. 30, 2008 Bush Administration Failing Women Entrepreneurs
Dec. 14, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Kevin J. Martin
Dec. 5, 2007 Kerry, Snowe Seek Accountability from Bush Administration
Sept. 20, 2007 Kerry Fights for Massachusetts Women's Businesses
Aug. 20, 2007 Kerry, Snowe Press for Implementation of Women's Business Center Renewal Grants
June 20, 2007 Bipartisan Entrepreneurial Development Bill Promotes Minority, Women Business Ownership, Assistance
June 20, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
May 21, 2007 Bipartisan Group of Senators Work to Eliminate the Pension Gap for Women
May 9, 2007 Kerry Calls for Investigation into Women's Business Center Funding Delays
May 4, 2007 Kerry Calls for Immediate Implementation of Women's Contracting Program
April 26, 2007 Kerry, Landrieu Call on Bush to Sign Bill with Katrina Relief, Women's Business Center Funding
April 24, 2007 Kerry Urges Equal Wages for Women on Equal Pay Day
Feb. 16, 2007 Kerry on Iraq Vote: "We owe our brave men and women an honest debate"
Jan. 24, 2007 Senate Passes Key Funding for Women's Business Centers
Jan. 24, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
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