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Diana DeGette's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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
Aug. 5, 2014 DeGette, Colorado Business Leaders Call on Congress to Reauthorize the Export-Import Bank
July 27, 2014 Newsletter: An Economy that Works for Everyone
July 18, 2014 DeGette Hails President Obama's Protections for LGBT Federal Employees
July 18, 2014 DeGette Statement on Colorado Unemployment Rate Dropping to 5.5 Percent
July 15, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the U.S. Senate and John Boehner, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives - Sustain Highway Trust Fund
June 16, 2014 DeGette Statement on Executive Order Protecting LGBT Employees of Federal Contractors
April 8, 2014 DeGette Marks Equal Pay Day, Calls for Passage of the Paycheck Fairness Act
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fulfilling the Promise of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
May 10, 2013 Blog: Protecting the Health and Safety of our Families & Communities
April 25, 2013 Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus Praises Re-Introduction Of Employment Non-Discrimination Act
March 19, 2013 DeGette-McMorris Rodgers Hydropower Bill Passes U.S. House Unanimously
Jan. 23, 2013 DeGette Statement On Debt Ceiling "Gimmick" Vote
July 10, 2012 Federal Spectrum Working Group Seeks Update on Government Spectrum Use
Dec. 20, 2011 DeGette Condemns House Leadership's Failure to Act Responsibly on Payroll Tax Cut/UI Extension
Dec. 16, 2011 DeGette Statement on Omnibus Legislation
Sept. 15, 2011 DeGette Statement on Bill to Strip NLRB of Enforcement Mechanism
Sept. 15, 2011 DeGette Statement on President Obama's Jobs Address
July 22, 2011 DeGette Introduces Research Participants Protection Act
April 14, 2011 Letter to Vic Abate, Vice President of Renewables for General Electric Energy
Oct. 28, 2010 CO Congressional Leaders Urge HHS to Reconsider Decision that Limits Rocky Flats Workers Eligible for Nuclear Compensation Program
Sept. 16, 2010 DeGette Applauds Senate Passage of Small Business Act
Jan. 9, 2009 DeGette Supports Fair and Equal Pay
Nov. 7, 2007 Degette Supports ENDA
Nov. 16, 2006 U.S. Representative Diana DeGette Congratulates New Democratic Leadership
Sept. 19, 2005 Hurricane Victims Should Have Access to Decent Jobs
Sept. 24, 2004 Letter to Mr. Glenn Tilton, Chair of United Airlines
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