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Patrick Leahy's Public Statements on Issue: Women

Full Name: Patrick J. Leahy
Office: U.S. Senate (VT) - Sr, Democratic President Pro Tempore
First Elected: 11/05/1974
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marcelle; 3 Children: Kevin, Alicia, Mark
Birth Date: 03/31/1940
Birth Place: Montpelier, VT
Home City: Middlesex, VT
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Health Care
June 30, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy On The Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby Decision
May 1, 2014 Statement Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On Supporting Victims And Urging Passage of the Justice for All Reauthorization Act of 2013
April 11, 2014 National Crime Victims' Rights Week
April 10, 2014 Justice for All Act
April 9, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act -- Motion to Proceed
April 9, 2014 Statement Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) On The Paycheck Fairness Act
April 8, 2014 Leahy and Sanders on Vermont's Leadership on Pay Equity
April 7, 2014 Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month
March 7, 2014 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, on the One-Year Anniversary of the Enactment of the Leahy-Crapo Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 28, 2014 The Leahy Letter News Update: Today The Leahy-Crapo Violence Against Women Act Cleared Its Final Hurdle And Heads To The President's Desk
Feb. 28, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Committee On The Judiciary, On The Department Of Homeland Security's Release Of New Regulations Under The Leahy-Crapo Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 12, 2014 Statement Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On the One Year Anniversary of Senate Passage of the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Feb. 12, 2014 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act One-Year Anniversary
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
Jan. 29, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight Of The Department Of Justice
Jan. 16, 2014 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Jan. 16, 2014 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy On The Omnibus Appropriations Bill
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Hamid Karzai, President of Afghanistan - Protect Women in the Afghan National Police
Dec. 5, 2013 Senator Patrick Leahy Keynote Address Human Rights First Summit the Newseum
Nov. 21, 2013 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) On Sexual Assault in the U.S. Military
Nov. 13, 2013 Native American Heritage Month
Nov. 12, 2013 Executive Session
Nov. 10, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Oct. 12, 2013 Default Prevention Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
July 12, 2013 Letter to Francis S. Collins, Director of the NIH - Bayh-Dole Act
May 20, 2013 Leahy Amendment to Support Victims of Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Trafficking Passes SJC
March 7, 2013 Leahy's Bipartisan Legislation To Support Victims of Domestic And Sexual Violence Signed Into Law
March 7, 2013 Bipartisan Legislation To Support Victims of Violence Signed Into Law
Feb. 28, 2013 American Family Economic Protection Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
Feb. 28, 2013 Statement Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) Sequestration's Devastating Impacts on Vermont Senate Floor Thursday, February 28, 2013
Feb. 28, 2013 Leahy Hails House Passage of Bipartisan Senate VAWA Bill
Feb. 26, 2013 Letter to Speaker Boehner - Act On Senate-Passed Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 26, 2013 USA TODAY - Leahy: House must pass the Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 25, 2013 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On House Republicans' Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act
Feb. 25, 2013 Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 22, 2013 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On House Republicans' Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act
Feb. 13, 2013 The Leahy Letter -- VAWA Special Edition
Feb. 12, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Feb. 12, 2013 Statement Of Senator Patrick Leahy On His Human Trafficking Amendment To The Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 12, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 - Continued
Feb. 12, 2013 Comments Of Senator Patrick Leahy On The President's State Of The Union Message
Feb. 12, 2013 Crapo, Leahy Hail Senate Passage of Bipartisan VAWA Reauthorization
Feb. 11, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Feb. 7, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Feb. 7, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 - Continued
Feb. 4, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Feb. 1, 2013 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy On Senate Consideration Of S.47, The Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act
Jan. 29, 2013 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy On President Barack Obama's Announcement On Immigration Reform
Jan. 28, 2013 The New York Times - A New Push On Domestic Violence
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