Representative Diana Louise DeGette's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Diana Louise DeGette
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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Issue Position: Federal Budget Issue Position: Wilderness Issue Position: Why I am Running for Office Issue Position: Children's Health Issue Position: The Democratic Budget Issue Position: Our Health Care System Issue Position: Top Three Issues Issue Position: The War in Iraq Issue Position: WRDA 2010 Requests Issue Position: Health Insurance Reform Issue Position: Economic Recovery Issue Position: Consumer Product Safety Issue Position: Children's Health Issue Position: Wilderness Issue Position: Stem Cell Research Issue Position: Food and Consumer Product Safety Issue Position: Reproductive Rights Issue Position: Iraq Issue Position: Iraq Issue Position: Health Care Issue Position: Environment 8/08/14 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Protecting Nation's Youth from the Harms of Tobacco 8/08/14 Reps. Waxman, Pallone, and DeGette Calls on FDA to Protect Nation's Youth from the Harms of Tobacco 8/05/14 DeGette, Colorado Business Leaders Call on Congress to Reauthorize the Export-Import Bank 8/04/14 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - E-Cigarettes 7/31/14 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Evaluating Federal Lab Procedures Following Safety Lapses 7/31/14 DeGette Statement on CIA Admission to Spying on Congressional Computers 7/30/14 DeGette Proposes Alternative Bills the House Could Pass Instead of a Partisan Lawsuit 7/30/14 DeGette Statement on the Veterans Affairs Reform Compromise 7/27/14 Newsletter: An Economy that Works for Everyone 7/23/14 Third Roundtable Examines Personalized Medicine and the #Path2Cures 7/18/14 DeGette Hails President Obama's Protections for LGBT Federal Employees 7/18/14 Newsletter: Join My Telephone Town Hall 7/18/14 DeGette Statement on Colorado Unemployment Rate Dropping to 5.5 Percent 7/15/14 Letter to John Roth, Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Homeland Security - Investigations Into Allegations of Anti-Competitive Conduct by Motorola 7/15/14 Ranking Members Waxman, Eshoo, and DeGette Call for Investigation of DHS Grants to Motorola 7/15/14 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 7/13/14 Newsletter: Preserving Women's Private Health Decisions 7/10/14 DeGette Applauds Debra Johnson's Decision to Issue Marriage Licenses Following Court Ruling 7/09/14 Slaughter, DeGette, Nadler Introduce Legislation in Response to Hobby Lobby Decision 7/08/14 NY Times - Democrats Push Bill to Reverse Supreme Court Ruling on Contraceptives 7/02/14 DeGette, Nadler to Introduce Response to Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby Decision 7/02/14 DeGette, Nadler to Introduce Response to Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby Decision 6/29/14 Newsletter: 6/29/2014 6/27/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume 6/26/14 House Pro-Choice Caucus Co-Chairs DeGette and Slaughter Respond to Supreme Court Decision on Buffer Zones 6/26/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence 6/25/14 DeGette Statement on Federal Appeals Court Ruling Utah Same-Sex Marriage Ban Unconstitutional 6/24/14 House Pro-Choice Caucus Co-Chairs DeGette and Slaughter Praise Coverage Expansion for Peace Corps Volunteers 6/24/14 DeGette Hosts Roundtable Discussion with Experts in Digital Health Care