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Tammy Duckworth's Public Statements

Full Name: Tammy Duckworth
Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 8
Primary March 18, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Bryan
Birth Date: 03/12/1968
Birth Place: Bangkok, Thailand
Home City: Hoffman Estates, IL
Date Title
May 9, 2014 Duckworth, Noem and Bordallo Introduce MOM Act to Extend Maternity Leave for Women in the Military
May 9, 2014 Duckworth and Noem Lead Bipartisan Delegation of 50 Members of Congress to Introduce MOM Act
May 9, 2014 Congresswoman Duckworth Advocates for Cutting Waste and Standing up for Women in NDAA Markup
May 9, 2014 E-Newsletter: Duckworth Diary - May 9, 2014
May 9, 2014 Reps. Kuster, Wagner Lead All 79 House Women Representatives In Requesting Additional Sanctions On Boko Haram to the Administration
May 8, 2014 Duckworth Demands Accountability for LCS Program in NDAA Markup
May 7, 2014 Congresswoman Duckworth Announces Federal Grant for Hanover Park Fire Department
May 2, 2014 E-Newsletter: Supporting Our Veterans
May 2, 2014 E-Newsletter: Duckworth Diary - May 2, 2014
May 1, 2014 The Hill - Bill Would Limit Lawmakers' First-Class Travel
April 30, 2014 Congresswoman Duckworth Applauds Passage of Crucial Bill for Veterans
April 30, 2014 Science Chicks
April 28, 2014 E-Newsletter: April 28, 2014
April 24, 2014 Congresswoman Duckworth Announces Federal Grant for Greater Elgin Family Care Center
April 18, 2014 This Week's Duckworth Diary - April 18, 2014
April 14, 2014 This Week's Duckworth Diary - April 11, 2014
April 10, 2014 Foster, Duckworth and Schneider Vote Against Republican Budget
April 10, 2014 Journal and Topics - Taking On Flooding
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 4, 2014 This Week's Duckworth Diary - April 4, 2014
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
April 1, 2014 Letter to Mike Simpson, Chairman and Marcy Kaptur, Ranking Member of Energy and Water Development, and Related Agencies Subcommittee - Congresswoman Duckworth Leads Effort to Develop Biofuels at Department of Defense
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security of the House Appropriations Committee - Eliminate Immigrant Detention Bed Quota
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security of the House Appropriations Committee - Flood Risk Mitigation Funding
March 28, 2014 This Week's Duckworth Diary - March 28, 2014
March 28, 2014 Letter to Ken Calvert, Chairman and Jim Moran, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies, of the Committee on Appropriations - Funding for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Minge, CEO BP America Inc - Oil Spill in Lake Michigan
March 26, 2014 Washington Times - Duckworth Honored for Courage, Advocacy, Spirit
March 26, 2014 Letter to Darrell Issa, Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - End Baseless Benghazi Claims and Focus on Reform
March 21, 2014 The Duckworth Diary - March 21, 2014
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 14, 2014 The Duckworth Diary - March 14, 2014
March 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military
March 7, 2014 The Duckworth Diary - March 7, 2014
March 6, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Changes to Affordable Care Act Enrollment Process
March 6, 2014 Veterans Unemployment
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
March 5, 2014 Congresswoman Duckworth Votes for Bipartisan Flood Insurance Reform
March 5, 2014 Letter to Darrell Issa, Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Apologize for Hearing Actions
March 4, 2014 The Duckworth Diary - February 28, 2014
March 4, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration - Approve Treatments for Rare Diseases
March 3, 2014 Congresswoman Duckworth's Statement on Cancellation of Delegation to Paralympic Games in Sochi
Feb. 28, 2014 Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2013
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - TRICARE
Feb. 26, 2014 Congresswoman Duckworth Announces FEMA Grant for Glendale Heights Stormwater Improvement Project
Feb. 25, 2014 Congresswoman Duckworth's Amendment Expediting FOIA Requests Passes House of Representatives
Feb. 24, 2014 Congresswoman Duckworth Applauds $70 Million Grant for Illinois Manufacturing Institute
Feb. 21, 2014 The Duckworth Diary - February 21, 2014
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
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