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Patrick Leahy's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Office: U.S. Senate (VT) - Sr, Democratic
Date Title
July 30, 2015 Ahead Of 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act, Leahy Calls On Congress To Restore And Advance This Landmark Law
July 22, 2015 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - With Prejudice: Supreme Court Activism and Possible Solutions
July 15, 2015 Letter to Francis Gurry, World Intellectual Property Organization - Revisions to the Lisbon Agreement for the Protection of Appellations of Origin
July 15, 2015 Letter to Francis Curry, Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization - Lisbon Revisions Threaten Market Access, Undermine Trademark Rights around the Globe
June 24, 2015 Leahy, Durbin, Coons & House Tri-Caucus Leaders Introduce Legislation To Restore and Advance The Voting Rights Act
June 24, 2015 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 26, 2015 Goodlatte and Leahy Statement on the USA Freedom Act
May 13, 2015 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Protecting the Constitutional Right to Counsel for Indigents Charged with Misdemeanors
May 13, 2015 The New York Times - House Votes to End N.S.A.'s Bulk Phone Data Collection
March 25, 2015 NAACP Legal Defense And Educational Fund, Inc., 75th Anniversary
March 18, 2015 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General, and Sally Quillian Yates - Reports of Federal Law Enforcement Agencies Deploying Cell Phone Tracking Technology of Behalf of Federal Intelligence Agencies
March 9, 2015 Fiftieth Anniversary Of Bloody Sunday
March 9, 2015 Days After Selma Anniversary, Leahy Calls On Senate To Restore the Voting Rights Act & Confirm AG Nominee Loretta Lynch
Jan. 22, 2015 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States of America - Use of Radar Technology to Look Inside Private Homes
Jan. 16, 2015 Statement Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Ranking Member, Senate Judiciary Committee, On Voting Rights & Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Dec. 23, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States and Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Cell Phone Tracking Program
Dec. 9, 2014 Hearing of the Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights Subcommittee of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The State of Civil and Human Rights in the United States
Dec. 4, 2014 Comment of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, on the Expiring Authorization for the Bulk Records Collection Program under Section 215 of FISA
Nov. 19, 2014 USA FREEDOM Act
Nov. 18, 2014 To Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline
Nov. 18, 2014 USA FREEDOM Act
Nov. 18, 2014 Senate Republicans Block Historic Legislation to Reform Nation's Sweeping Surveillance Laws
Nov. 17, 2014 Supporters Amp Up Pressure for Senate to Take Up & Pass Historic NSA Reform Ahead of Key Vote Tuesday
Nov. 14, 2014 Broad Coalition of Stakeholders Line Up in Support of NSA Reform Ahead of Key Senate Vote Next Week
Nov. 12, 2014 Senate Poised to Take Up USA FREEDOM Act of 2014 This Month
Oct. 31, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Urging a Rejection of Bush-Era Interpretation of International Treaty Against Torture
Oct. 10, 2014 Comment of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, on Senate Consideration of the USA FREEDOM Act
Oct. 9, 2014 Judiciary Committee Chairman Leahy On SCOTUS Decision Allowing N. Carolina To Implement Sweeping Voting Changes Weeks Before The Election
Oct. 8, 2014 Voter ID Laws Put Price on Voting and Hurt Turnout, GAO Finds
Oct. 7, 2014 Leahy, Wicker Statement on Hong Kong's Ongoing Pro-Democracy Demonstrations
Sept. 18, 2014 Unfinished Business
Aug. 1, 2014 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy On The US-Africa Summit
July 31, 2014 Leahy's USA FREEDOM Act Gains Early Support And Praise
July 29, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Senate Resolutions
July 10, 2014 Leahy's Report To The Senate On Last Wk's VT Field Hg. On NET NEUTRALITY
July 10, 2014 Terrorism Insurance Program Authorization Act -- Motion to Proceed --
June 25, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Updating the Voting Rights Act in Response to Shelby County v. Holder
June 24, 2014 Comment of Senator Patrick Leahy, Chairman, State Department And Foreign Operations Subcommittee, On Aid To Egypt
June 12, 2014 Loving v. Virginia Anniversary
June 12, 2014 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee On the 47th Anniversary of Loving v. Virginia
June 5, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On Government Surveillance And Senate Consideration Of The USA FREEDOM Act
May 21, 2014 Brown V. Board of Education Anniversary
May 21, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight Of The Federal Bureau Of Investigation
May 11, 2014 The Hill - House Clears Path for NSA Reform
May 5, 2014 Leahy REAX On House Judiciary Committee's Bipartisan Agreement To End Bulk Collection (NSA)
April 3, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On The Senate Intelligence Committee's Torture Report
March 5, 2014 Freedom of Expression in Ecuador
March 5, 2014 Venezuela
Feb. 7, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Committee On The Judiciary, On The Administration's Move To Seek Court Approval For Searches of Phone Records
Feb. 4, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Privacy in the Digital Age: Preventing Data Breaches and Combating Cybercrime
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