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Mike Quigley's Public Statements on Issue: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Full Name: Mike Quigley
Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 04/07/2009
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 18, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Barbara; 2 Children: Alyson, Meghan
Birth Date: 10/17/1958
Birth Place: Indianapolis, IN
Home City: Lake View, IL
Date Title
July 10, 2014 National Gay Blood Drive
June 25, 2014 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
March 31, 2014 Quigley Discusses MSM Donor Blood Ban with Students
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
Feb. 25, 2014 Quigley, Polis Support LGBT Concerns in Solitary Confinement Hearing
Jan. 30, 2014 Quigley Pushes Revising Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy During National Blood Donor Month
Jan. 15, 2014 Equal Rights
Nov. 19, 2013 Huffington Post - Embracing Equality on the 150th Anniversary of Gettysburg Address
Nov. 5, 2013 Quigley Celebrates Passage of Marriage Equality in Illinois
Sept. 20, 2013 Legislators Respond to HHS Letter on Revising Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
Aug. 2, 2013 Quigley Continues Leading Efforts to Revise Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
June 26, 2013 Quigley Celebrates Supreme Court Ruling on Defense of Marriage Act
May 23, 2013 Quigley Fights for LGBT Equality in Immigration Reform
March 12, 2013 Letter to His Excellency V.B. Rybak - Reject Anti-LGBT Legislation
March 1, 2013 212 Members of Congress File Historic Amicus Brief on DOMA Case before U.S. Supreme Court
Feb. 28, 2013 Quigley Celebrates Passage of Expanded of Violence Against Women Act
Dec. 7, 2012 Quigley Statement on SCOTUS Hearing Marriage Equality Cases
Oct. 11, 2012 Quigley Tapes Mouth Shut for NOH8 Campaign and National Coming Out Day
Oct. 11, 2012 Rep. Schiff Announces Almost 40 Members of Congress Have Participated in NOH8 Campaign
Oct. 1, 2012 Quigley Applauds DHS for Recognizing LGBT Families in Federal Immigration Policies
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
July 9, 2012 CNN - Transcript
June 15, 2012 The Hill - Revise Blood Donor Ban to Match Modern Science
June 8, 2012 Letter to the Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services
May 30, 2012 Quigley Congratulates Lambda Legal and ACLU on Challenging Illinois Laws Against Same-Sex Marriage
May 9, 2012 Quigley Statement on President Obama's Support for Same-Sex Marriage
May 8, 2012 Quigley Legislation Expands Violence Against Women Act to LGBT Community
April 17, 2012 Congratulating Center on Halsted
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
Oct. 17, 2011 Quigley, Gutierrez, Schakowsky Hold Hearing on Same-Sex Marriage
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Homeland Security and Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General
Sept. 21, 2011 Repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Sept. 21, 2011 Quigley Statement on End of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
July 26, 2011 Kerry, Quigley: HHS Moves to Revisit Outdated Gay Blood Donor Ban
July 22, 2011 Statement on President Obama's Certification to End "Don't Ask, Don't Tell'
June 16, 2011 Recognizing Pride Month
June 15, 2011 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - Uphold and Defend Human Rights Overseas
April 15, 2011 Quigley Speaks Out Strongly Against DOMA
Dec. 22, 2010 Quigley Attends "Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Bill Signing
Dec. 21, 2010 Quigley Visits Matlovich Grave to Commemorate Repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell'
Dec. 19, 2010 Quigley Statement on Senate Vote to Repeal 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'
Dec. 1, 2010 Quigley Statement on Day of Progress for LGBT Community
Dec. 1, 2010 Quigley Statement on Day of Progress for LGBT Community
Oct. 12, 2010 Quigley Statement on Injunction Halting "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Sept. 10, 2010 Quigley Statement on Federal Court Ruling "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Unconstitutional
Aug. 4, 2010 Quigley Statement on Ruling that Proposition 8 is Unconstitutional
July 21, 2010 Repeal Don't Ask, Don't Tell
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