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Diana DeGette's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Diana Louise DeGette
Office: U.S. House (CO) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Lino; 2 Children
Birth Date: 07/29/1957
Birth Place: Tachikawa, Japan
Home City: Denver, CO
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
Feb. 25, 2014 Privacy Caucus Co-Chairs DeGette and Barton Statement on Education Department Guidance on Student Data
Jan. 28, 2014 DeGette Statement on Data Privacy Day
Aug. 28, 2013 DeGette Statement On The 50th Anniversary Of The March On Washington
Aug. 9, 2013 DeGette Joins Barton As Privacy Caucus Co-Chair
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
June 25, 2013 DeGette Statement On SCOTUS Voting Rights Act Decision
March 19, 2013 DeGette, Rep. Fields & Others Highlight The Need For Action On Gun Violence Prevention
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
July 10, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
Jan. 26, 2012 DeGette Joins Bipartisan Committee Leadership In Requesting Information From Google On New Privacy Policy
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
Oct. 27, 2011 DeGette Statement on DOMA Lawsuit
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Homeland Security and Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General
Feb. 9, 2010 Letter To The Honorable President Obama, Majority Leader Reid, Speaker Pelosi, Chairman Schumer, And Chairwoman Lofgren
Jan. 25, 2010 Letter to President Barack Obama
Sept. 15, 2009 DeGette Joins Colleagues To Introduce Respect For Marriage Act
June 22, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President Of The United States
Oct. 2, 2006 U.S. Representative Diana DeGette On Republican Leadership's Foley Scandal Cover-up
July 13, 2006 DeGette Hails Passage of Voting Rights Act Reauthorization
July 13, 2006 Fannie Lou Hamer, Rosa Parks, and Coretta Scott King Voting Rights Act Reauthorization And Amendments Act of 2006
Dec. 14, 2005 Conference Report on H.R. 3199, USA Patriot Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005
July 26, 2005 DeGette Earns Perfect 100 from Leading Hispanic Civil Rights Group
Feb. 4, 2005 Looking Back, Moving Forward Protecting the Right to Vote this Black History Month
Nov. 23, 2004 The DeGette Report
Sept. 30, 2004 Marriage Protection Amendment
Sept. 8, 2004 Tribute to Reverend Jesse Langston Boyd, Jr.
May 6, 2004 Deploring Abuse of Persons in United States Custody in Iraq
Feb. 3, 2004 Tribute to Dolores Dickman
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