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Diana DeGette's Public Statements on Issue: Women

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
July 13, 2014 Newsletter: Preserving Women's Private Health Decisions
July 9, 2014 Slaughter, DeGette, Nadler Introduce Legislation in Response to Hobby Lobby Decision
July 8, 2014 NY Times - Democrats Push Bill to Reverse Supreme Court Ruling on Contraceptives
July 2, 2014 DeGette, Nadler to Introduce Response to Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby Decision
July 2, 2014 DeGette, Nadler to Introduce Response to Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby Decision
May 9, 2014 Reps. Kuster, Wagner Lead All 79 House Women Representatives In Requesting Additional Sanctions On Boko Haram to the Administration
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
Jan. 28, 2014 Pro-Choice Leaders Slaughter and DeGette Slam Passage of Latest GOP Attack on Women's Health
Jan. 28, 2014 No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2014
Jan. 15, 2014 GOP Chair: Attack on Women's Health Care Rights "Promotes Job Creation"
Jan. 15, 2014 DeGette, Pro-Choice Caucus, Democratic Members Of Judiciary Committee, & Advocates Protest Markup Of Anti-Choice Bill
Jan. 8, 2014 DeGette, Pro-Choice Caucus Leadership Warns Public: Republican Crusade Against Women's Health Marches on in Washington
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Rajiv Shah, Administrator, US Agency for International Development - Reproductive Health as a Core Human Right
July 31, 2013 DeGette And Pro-Choice Caucus Statement On One-Year Anniversary Of Implementation Of Women's Preventive Health Services
July 10, 2013 DeGette And Pro-Choice Caucus Statement On Tx Legislature Passage Of Unconstitutional Anti-Choice Measure
June 18, 2013 DeGette & Pro-Choice Caucus Stand United Against House GOP's Extreme Abortion Measure
June 18, 2013 Pro-Choice Caucus Stands United Against House GOP's Extreme Abortion Measure
June 18, 2013 Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
June 18, 2013 The Washington Post - The House Abortion Bill Likely Won't Make it Into Law. But It Still Matters.
June 14, 2013 Congresswoman DeGette's E-Newsletter - A Radical Assault on Women's Health
Feb. 28, 2013 DeGette On Passage Of Inclusive, Bipartisan Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act
Feb. 26, 2013 Slaughter And DeGette Respond To Congressional Republican Efforts To Investigate Planned Parenthood And Other Health Centers
Jan. 22, 2013 40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade
July 18, 2012 Slaughter and Degette Blast Republican Efforts to cut Title X Funding
May 22, 2012 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
May 16, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4970, Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4310, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
March 20, 2012 Press Conference by House Democratic Women, on the Affordable Care Act's Benefits for Women
March 1, 2012 Pelosi, House Democrats' Joint Statement On Vicious And Inappropriate Attacks Against Sandra Fluke
Feb. 29, 2012 Pelosi, House Democrats' Joint Statement on Vicious and Inappropriate Attacks Against Sandra Fluke
Feb. 28, 2012 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Feb. 3, 2012 DeGette Statement On Komen Reversal
Feb. 2, 2012 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Jan. 20, 2012 Slaughter, DeGette Applaud HHS Decision Not To Expand Religious Exemption For Birth Control
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 13, 2011 Protect Life Act
Sept. 13, 2011 Slaughter and Degette Lead Coalition Urging Protection For DC's Women
July 19, 2011 DeGette Statement on IOM Recommendations to Improve Women's Preventive Care
May 24, 2011 Repealing Mandatory Funding for Graduate Medical Education
April 1, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke Reintroduces H.R. 1319, the Global Sexual & Reproductive Health Act
Feb. 18, 2011 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
March 27, 2010 The Associated Press - Colorado's DeGette Takes National Abortion Role
Nov. 19, 2009 TPM: DeGette: Study Confirms Radical Implications Of Stupak Amendment
Nov. 18, 2009 The Reality Of The Stupak-Pitts Amendment
Nov. 10, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Stupak-Pitts
Nov. 10, 2009 Op-Ed: Protecting A Woman's Right To Choose
Nov. 8, 2009 Joint Statement From Pro-Choice Caucus On Stupak-Pitts Vote
Nov. 7, 2009 DeGette Floor Speech In Opposition To Stupak-Pitts
June 4, 2009 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Commercial Sales of Military Technologies
May 7, 2009 Abstinence-Only Funding Zeroed Out In Obama Budget
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