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Kirsten Gillibrand's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Kirsten E. Gillibrand
Office: U.S. Senate (NY) - Jr, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/23/2009
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Jonathan; 2 Children: Theodore, Henry
Birth Date: 12/09/1966
Birth Place: Albany, NY
Home City: Brunswick, NY
Date Title
Issue Position: Marriage Equality
Aug. 28, 2013 Gillibrand Statement on 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington
Aug. 9, 2013 Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, Speaker of the House John Boehner, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi - Voting Rights
Aug. 8, 2013 Gillibrand, Velázquez, Clarke, Montgomery, Ortiz, Camara, New York Urban League, Urge Congress to Restore Voting Rights Act this Year in Wake of Supreme Court Decision that Gutted Key Provision at the Very Heart of the Law
Aug. 7, 2013 Gillibrand, Nadler, Espaillat, Rosa Urge Congress to Restore Voting Rights Act this Year in Wake of Supreme Court Decision that Gutted Key Provision at the Very Heart of the Law
Aug. 7, 2013 Gillibrand, Serrano, Engel, Heastie, Diaz Jr. Urge Congress to Restore Voting Rights Act this Year in Wake of Supreme Court Decision that Gutted Key Provision at the Very Heart of the Law
June 25, 2013 Gillibrand Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Voting Rights Act
March 7, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kerry - Prioritize Global Women's Rights
Feb. 19, 2013 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder and FBI Director Robert Mueller - Religion and Hate Crimes
Sept. 25, 2012 Letter to Raúl Castro, President of the Republic of Cuba - Release Alan Gross
Sept. 21, 2012 Senator Gillibrand Teams Up With Civil Rights Leader Rep. John Lewis to Introduce Voter Empowerment Act in Senate
Aug. 23, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder
Nov. 10, 2011 Mikulski, Cardin Praise Senate Committee Passage Of Bill To Create Harriet Tubman National Historical Parks
June 29, 2011 13 Senators Team Up to Assure LGBT Youth that "It Gets Better"
May 4, 2011 Senators Kirk, Gillibrand and Representatives Dold, Deutch Introduce Iran Human Rights and Democracy Act
March 16, 2011 Senator Feinstein Introduces DOMA Repeal Legislation
March 16, 2011 Gillibrand, Senate Colleagues Introduce Legislation to Repeal DOMA
Feb. 15, 2011 Gillibrand Resolution Celebrating Black History Month Passes U.S. Senate
Dec. 17, 2010 Letter to Susan E. Rice, United States Ambassador, United Nations
Oct. 18, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of the United States
June 29, 2010 Gillibrand, Jewish Leaders Demand Hamas Abide By International Law, Allow Red Cross To Visit Israeli Soldier Gilad Shalit After 4th Anniversary Of His Abduction
May 20, 2010 Franken Introduces Bill To Protect LGBT Students From Bullying At School
Feb. 15, 2010 Gillibrand Announces Bipartisan Legislation Imposing Targeted Sanctions Against Human Rights Abuses in Iran
Jan. 18, 2010 Prepared Remarks Of Senator Gillibrand: Commemorating The Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Nov. 10, 2009 Bipartisan Group Of Senators Condemns Brutal Attack Of Dissident Blogger By Cuban Regime
Sept. 29, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary, United States Department Of State
April 16, 2009 Gillibrand: If Iowa Can Do It, So Can We
Feb. 27, 2009 Senator Gillibrand Praises Decision to Withdraw from Durban II
Feb. 26, 2009 Senator Gillibrand Statement on the Passing of Bill Tatum
Jan. 23, 2009 Press Conference With New York Governor David Paterson And Senator-Designate Kirsten Gillibrand
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Marriage Equality
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