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Diana DeGette's Public Statements on Issue: Abortion and Reproductive

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 25, 2014 DeGette, Pro-Choice Caucus Leaders on Hobby Lobby: Personal Health Decisions Should Not Be Subject to a Boss's Religious Beliefs
Jan. 28, 2014 Hoyer, Pelosi, Slaughter & DeGette, Along with 87 Members of Congress File Amicus Brief in Supreme Court Contraceptive Coverage Requirement Challenge
Jan. 15, 2014 DeGette, Pro-Choice Caucus, Democratic Members Of Judiciary Committee, & Advocates Protest Markup Of Anti-Choice Bill
Jan. 15, 2014 GOP Chair: Attack on Women's Health Care Rights "Promotes Job Creation"
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Rajiv Shah, Administrator, US Agency for International Development - Reproductive Health as a Core Human Right
Nov. 26, 2013 DeGette, Pro-Choice Caucus Statement On SCOTUS Announcement To Debate Employer Contraceptive Coverage
Sept. 28, 2013 Pro-Choice Caucus Statement on House GOP's Attempt to Limit Women's Access to Contraception in CR
June 28, 2013 DeGette And Pro-Choice Caucus Statement On Administration's Final Rules On Contraception Coverage And Religious Organizations
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
Oct. 24, 2012 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
June 7, 2012 Slaughter and DeGette Mark the Anniversary of Griswold Decision
May 22, 2012 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Dec. 7, 2011 Statement On Emergency Contraception Decision
Nov. 21, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 20, 2011 Letter to Chairman Upton and Chairman Stearns
April 1, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke Reintroduces H.R. 1319, the Global Sexual & Reproductive Health Act
Feb. 9, 2011 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
May 7, 2009 Abstinence-Only Funding Zeroed Out In Obama Budget
May 7, 2009 Pro-Choice Caucus Co-Chairs U.S. Reps. Slaughter and DeGette Applaud Family Planning Funding in Obama's Budget
March 23, 2009 DeGette Hails Federal Court Plan B Decision
Jan. 23, 2009 DeGette Applauds President Obama on Repealing Global Gag Rule
Dec. 12, 2008 DeGette Responds To Vatican Bioethics Document
Nov. 20, 2008 Reproductive Rights Message Sent to Bush Administration in Final Days
Oct. 2, 2008 Proposed HHS Rule on Conscience Rights Attracts Static
July 15, 2008 DeGette Objects to New Reproductive Health Rule
Aug. 24, 2006 Statement of U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette on the Approval of the Morning-After Pill
July 14, 2004 Letter to Secretary Colin L. Powell
March 2, 2004 Tribute to Sylvia Clark
Jan. 12, 2004 Remembering Sylvia Clark
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Reproductive Rights
Issue Position: Reproductive Rights
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