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Carolyn McCarthy's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Carolyn McCarthy
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Gender: Female
Family: Widowed; 1 Child: Kevin
Birth Date: 01/05/1944
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Mineola, NY
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
July 10, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
July 26, 2010 McCarthy Recognizes 20th Anniversary of American's with Disabilities Act
Feb. 3, 2010 Congresswoman McCarthy Recognizes Black History Month
May 13, 2009 President Barack Obama Signs Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (NY-04) Bill to Preserve Accounts of the Civil Rights Movement into Law
Sept. 17, 2008 Civil Rights History Project Act of 2008
Sept. 17, 2008 House Passes Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (NY-4) Bill to Preserve Historic Accounts of the Civil Rights Movement
Jan. 14, 2008 Remembering the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
March 5, 2007 Employee Free Choice Act
Feb. 21, 2007 We Must Preserve Civil Rights History
Feb. 2, 2007 Rep. McCarthy Recognizes African-American History Month
Jan. 12, 2007 Remember Dr. King Through Actions and Words
July 26, 2006 McCarthy Introduces Bill to Preserve Histories of Those Involved in Civil Rights Movement
July 13, 2006 Fannie Lou Hamer, Rosa Parks, and Coretta Scott King Voting Rights Act Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 2006
June 22, 2006 McCarthy Calls for Reauthorization of Voting Rights Act
Feb. 16, 2006 McCarthy Calls for Civil Rights History Project
Jan. 31, 2006 Rep. McCarthy's Statement on the Passing of Coretta Scott King
Jan. 12, 2006 Celebrate Dr. King's Legacy by Keeping his Message Alive
Oct. 25, 2005 Rep. Carolyn McCarthy's Statement on Passing of Rosa Parks
July 29, 2005 McCarthy Statement on 40th Anniversary of Voting Rights Act
July 25, 2005 McCarthy Celebrates 15th Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act
Sept. 15, 2004 Carolyn McCarthy Salutes Hispanic Heritage Month
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