or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Mary Landrieu's Public Statements on Issue: Marriage, Family, and Children

Full Name: Mary L. Landrieu
Office: U.S. Senate (LA) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Frank; 2 Children: Connor, Mary
Birth Date: 11/23/1955
Birth Place: New Orleans, LA
Home City: New Orleans, LA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 17, 2014 Congressional Coalition on Adotion Co-Chairs Lead Letter Urgining DRC Officials to Release Internationally Adopted Children
March 21, 2014 Landrieu Concerned With Decline in Intercountry Adoption
Oct. 30, 2013 Klobuchar, Blunt, Durbin, Landrieu, Enzi, Barrasso Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Help Families who Adopt Abroad Correct Errors to Birth Certificates
Oct. 23, 2013 Christian Post - Bipartisan Senate Group Seeks to Fix Flaws in International Adoption
Oct. 14, 2013 The Washington Free Beacon - Laura Ingraham Raising Awareness About Adoption
Sept. 24, 2013 Klobuchar, Blunt, Landrieu Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Help Support Families that Adopt Internationally
Aug. 1, 2013 Landrieu, Cole Introduce Bill to Help Families Stay Safe During Tornadoes
May 21, 2013 Landrieu: We Must Do More to Ensure Children Grow Up in Families
Oct. 18, 2012 Letter to His Excellency Raja Pervez Ashraf, Prime Minister, Islamic Republic of Pakistan
Aug. 1, 2012 Landrieu Introduces Bill to Improve Education Outcomes for Foster Youth
Aug. 1, 2012 Christian Post - New Documentary Highlights Broken International Adoption System
June 22, 2012 Kerry, Lugar Bill Would Help Prevent Corrupt, Fraudulent Adoptions Abroad
June 20, 2012 Sen. Landrieu Introduces Legislation to Promote Prompt Adoption Placement, Protect Rights of Fathers
June 14, 2012 Landrieu Secures Key Provisions for Adoption, Vulnerable Youth in Labor-HHS Spending Bill
May 24, 2012 Landrieu Priorities for Vulnerable Children Pass Committee
May 17, 2012 Bipartisan Group of Senators Hosts Text4Baby Briefing, Announces State Contest
Feb. 2, 2012 Landrieu Engages Secretary Clinton on Adoption, Child Welfare and Latin America
Dec. 1, 2010 Gillibrand, Inhofe, Landrieu Announce Final Passage Of Help Haiti Act -- Proposal Clears Legal Hurdle For Adopted Haitian Orphans To Become U.S. Citizens
Oct. 8, 2010 Landrieu, Grassley Release "Call to Action" Offering Options to Build on Successful Foster Care Policies
Aug. 10, 2010 Klobuchar, Landrieu, Brownback and Johnson Introduce Bill to Improve Adoption Services
Aug. 5, 2010 Gillibrand, Inhofe, Landrieu Announce Senate Passage Of Help Haiti Act -- Proposal Clears Legal Hurdle For Adopted Haitian Orphans To Become U.S. Citizens
June 21, 2010 Letter to President Colom
May 26, 2010 Gillibrand, Inhofe, Landrieu Introduce Proposal to Clear Legal Hurdle for Adopted Haitian Orphans to Become U.S. Citizens
April 23, 2010 Letter To President Dmitry Medvedev, Russion Federation
March 16, 2010 Landrieu, Akaka Examine D.C. Foster Care, Permanency Issues in Senate Hearing
March 16, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Oversight Of Government Management, The Federal Workforce, And The District Of Columbia Of The Senate Committee On Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs - Assessing Foster Care And Family Services In The District Of...
Feb. 17, 2010 Landrieu Welcomes Release of Americans Trying to Rescue Haitian Orphans
Jan. 21, 2010 Haitian Adoptions
Jan. 21, 2010 Letter to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton; Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano; and Dr. Rajiv Shah, Administrator Designate of the U.S. Agency for International Development
Jan. 19, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
Oct. 16, 2009 Landrieu Calls for Dismissal of Justice Denying Marriage Licenses to Interracial Couples
Oct. 1, 2009 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010
Sept. 1, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State
July 16, 2009 Foreign Adopted Children Equality Act
July 16, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 6, 2009 Landrieu, Crowley Introduce Foster Care Mentoring Act
May 6, 2009 MSNBC Interview - Transcript
April 9, 2009 Landrieu Announces $42M Child Care and Disease Prevention Investment For LA
April 8, 2009 Senate-passed Landrieu Amendment Opens Door for Reforming Foster Care Financing System
Oct. 1, 2008 National Adoption Month
Sept. 26, 2008 Landrieu, Coleman Pass Resolution Honoring National Adoption Day
Sept. 22, 2008 Senate Resolution 675--Expressing Support for the Goals of National Adoption Day and National Adoption Month by Promoting National Awareness of Adoption and the Children Awaiting Families, Celebrating Children and Families Involved in Adoption, and ...
July 8, 2008 Landrieu, Coleman, Bayh Ask Sec. Rice to Negotiate with Vietnam on International Adoption
July 8, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Condoleezza Rice, Secretary of State
Dec. 14, 2007 Landrieu Comments on CCAI'S 2007 Accomplishments
Nov. 15, 2007 Supporting the Goals of National Adoption Day and National Adoption Month
Nov. 15, 2007 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Motion to Proceed
July 9, 2007 Landrieu Cosponsors Amendmentto Keep Troops Home With Their Families More Often
May 24, 2006 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2006 - Continued -
Back to top