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David Cicilline's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: David N. Cicilline
Office: U.S. House (RI) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 07/15/1961
Birth Place: Providence, RI
Home City: Providence, RI
Religion: Jewish
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Date Title
Issue Position: LGBT Rights
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - FBI's Use of Non-Court Approved Surveillance
Aug. 27, 2013 Cicilline Celebrates 50th Anniversary of March on Washington
Aug. 10, 2013 MSNBC - House Dem: NSA Reforms Must Balance Security and Privacy Interests
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
May 15, 2013 Cicilline Statement on DOJ Seizure of AP Phone Records
May 13, 2013 Outraged by Allegations Against IRS, Cicilline Calls for Thorough Investigation and Accountability
March 26, 2013 Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus: Statements on Supreme Court Marriage Oral Arguments
Feb. 4, 2013 Cicilline Statement on Black History Month
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
March 26, 2012 Letter to John A. Boehner, Speaker of the House
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
Oct. 16, 2011 Statement on the Dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial
Oct. 3, 2011 The Hill - Rep. Cicilline Draws the Line on Protecting Social Security, Medicare Benefits
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Homeland Security and Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General
Sept. 26, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
March 4, 2011 Urging House Republican Leaders Not to Defend DOMA
Feb. 25, 2011 Statement on Obama Administration Decision to No Longer Defend DOMA
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