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Jackie Speier's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Karen 'Jackie' Lorraine Jacqueline Speier
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 14, Democratic
First Elected: 04/08/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 14
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Barry; 2 Children: Jackson, Stephanie
Birth Date: 05/14/1950
Birth Place: San Francisco, CA
Home City: San Francisco, CA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
July 10, 2014 The Advocate - 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Isn't Dead Yet
July 1, 2014 The Hill - Bill Would Give Separation Pay to Service Members Discharged Under DADT
June 26, 2014 Congresswomen Speier Introduces Legislation to Restore Pay for Service Members Discharged Under Don't Ask, Don't Tell
June 20, 2014 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 11, 2014 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript: Bowe Bergdahl
May 22, 2014 Congresswomen Speier Amendments added to NDAA
May 21, 2014 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 4435, Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015; And Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3361, USA Freedom Act
May 21, 2014 Congresswomen Speier: Fight for Military Sexual Assault Survivors Continues Despite NDAA Setback
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
May 8, 2014 Committee Passes Congresswoman Speier's Critical Miltary Justice Reforms, Nearly Passes Chain of Command Amendment
May 8, 2014 Congresswomen Speier: Close Vote on Chain of Command Moves the Ball Forward for Justice
March 26, 2014 Reform the Military System
March 20, 2014 Congresswomen Speier on Sinclair Sentencing: Military Incompetent at Meting Out Justice
March 17, 2014 Congresswomen Speier on Gen. Sinclair Agreement: Military Justice System is Broken
March 13, 2014 Sexual Assult
March 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military
March 6, 2014 Congresswomen Speier: Fight will Continue to Reform how Military Addresses Sexual Assault Epidemic
Feb. 27, 2014 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript: Military Sexual Assault
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of the Department of Defense - Predatory Lenders
Feb. 11, 2014 Military Sexual Assault
Jan. 10, 2014 Congresswoman Speier Outraged at Naval Academy Mishandling of Sexual Assault Case
Dec. 20, 2013 Congresswoman Speier responds to President Obama on Military Sexual Assault: Survivors Deserve Action Now
Dec. 17, 2013 Congresswoman Jackie Speier on Inclusion of the Article 32 Reform Act in the National Defense Authorization Act
Dec. 17, 2013 Congresswoman Jackie Speier on House Passage of National Defense Authorization Act and Inclusion of Her Amendments: "It Doesn't Cure the Cancer of Military Sexual Assault'
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Military Sexual Trauma Survivors
Dec. 10, 2013 Politico - A Woman Who Channels Pain Into Solutions
Nov. 14, 2013 Article 32
Nov. 13, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Introduces Bipartisan Legislation with Congressman Meehan to Reform Military Justice System to Protect Victims of Sexual Assault
Nov. 7, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Statement on Rise in Military Sexual Assault Reports
Oct. 18, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Calls Lt. Col. Wilkerson's Reduction In Rank A Slap On The Wrist
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Reform Military Justice System to Protect Sexual Assault Victims
Aug. 18, 2013 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript: Surveillance Programs and Military Sexual Assault
Aug. 15, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Statement On Pentagon's New Sexual Assault Policies
Aug. 14, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Statement On New Air Force Zero Tolerance Sexual Assault Policies
Aug. 8, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Statement on New Sexual Assault Policies to be Released by Department of Defense
Aug. 8, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Statement on Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against San Diego Mayor and Ex-Congressman Bob Filner
Aug. 2, 2013 Congresswoman Speier, Bi-Partisan Group Request Military Sexual Assault Hearing In House Armed Services Committee
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Chairman Buck McKeon and Ranking Member Adam Smith, House Armed Services Committee - Military Sexual Assault Hearing Request
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
July 24, 2013 House Passes Two Speier Amendments on Military Sexual Assault in Defense Appropriations Act
July 24, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 12, 2013 Congresswoman Speier And Bi-Partisan Group Call For Investigation Of JPAC's Soldier Recovery Efforts
July 10, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Delivers Speech Demanding Justice In Lt. Col. Wilkerson Sexual Assault Case
July 10, 2013 Real Justice and Military Justice
July 7, 2013 Stars and Stripes - After 2 Decades Of Sexual Assault In Military, No Real Change In Message
July 2, 2013 Military.com - Allen's Emails Raise Questions In Post-Marine Role
July 1, 2013 The Hill - Lawmaker: Reopen Probe Into Gen. Allen, Jill Kelley Emails
June 21, 2013 Letter to Honorable Eric Fanning, Acting Secretary of the Air Force - Military Sexual Assault
June 14, 2013 The Raw Story - Military Rape Victim Fights Defense Claim That The Prosecution Is Political
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