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Jesse Jackson, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Jesse Louis Jackson, Jr.
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sandi; 2 Children: Jessica, Jesse III
Birth Date: 03/11/1965
Birth Place: Greenville, SC
Home City: Chicago, IL
Religion: Baptist
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
April 17, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
Dec. 2, 2011 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
Nov. 9, 2011 Letter to Lamar Smith, John Conyers, Daniel E. Lungren and Robert A. Brady
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
Oct. 7, 2011 Rep Jackson Congratulates President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Receipt of Nobel Prize
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Homeland Security and Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General
Aug. 15, 2011 A Non-Violent Path Should Precede UN Recognition
Aug. 1, 2011 I Have A Dream
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
Jan. 7, 2011 Send Your Resumes
Dec. 16, 2010 Rep. Jackson Statement on 'No' Vote on Tax Bill
Dec. 16, 2010 Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010
Nov. 4, 2008 Congressman Jackson: "Barack Obama's Victory Reflects the Promise and Possibility of America"
Oct. 23, 2008 America Has Defaulted on its Promissory Note
Sept. 23, 2008 America Has Defaulted on its Promissory Note
Aug. 28, 2008 MSNBC "Morning Joe" - Transcript
April 1, 2008 "40 Years After That Horrible Day in Memphis"
Nov. 5, 2007 Providing Technical Corrections to Public Law 109-116
April 24, 2007 Remembering Juanita Millender-McDonald
July 27, 2006 President Bush Signs 1965 VRA Extension
July 13, 2006 1965 Voting Rights Act Extension Praised
June 22, 2006 Jackson Disappointed Republicans Pull Vote On 1965 VRA
April 12, 2006 Jackson Supports Anti-Discrimination Lawsuit
Dec. 1, 2005 FNC On the Record - Transcript
Nov. 17, 2005 Placement of Statue of Rosa Parks in National Statuary Hall
Nov. 15, 2005 Congressional Leaders Moving Forward On House And Senate Bills To Honor Rosa Parks In National Statuary Hall
Oct. 26, 2005 Remembering Rosa Parks
Oct. 24, 2005 Remembering Rosa Parks
May 12, 2005 Recognizing Contributions of "Greensboro Four" to the Civil Rights Movement
Feb. 15, 2005 Recognizing Contributions of "Greensboro Four" to the Civil Rigts Movement
Sept. 29, 2004 District of Columbia Personal Protection Act
Sept. 29, 2004 Republicans Give "Flip-Flop" a Bad Name
July 27, 2004 America's "Single Proposition"
July 3, 2004 CNN - Transcript
July 2, 2004 CNNFN: Lou Dobbs - Transcript
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