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Jackie Speier's Public Statements on Issue: Women

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
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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 24, 2014 Letter to Alan Leshner, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Publisher of Science Magazine - Lurid Photos of Transgender Women on Cover
June 11, 2014 Congresswoman Speier to Host Ready, Set, Succeed for Women Entrepreneurs
May 30, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Preventing Sex Trafficking
May 22, 2014 Congresswomen Speier Amendments added to NDAA
May 21, 2014 Congresswomen Speier: Fight for Military Sexual Assault Survivors Continues Despite NDAA Setback
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 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
May 9, 2014 Reps. Kuster, Wagner Lead All 79 House Women Representatives In Requesting Additional Sanctions On Boko Haram to the Administration
May 8, 2014 Congresswomen Speier: Close Vote on Chain of Command Moves the Ball Forward for Justice
May 8, 2014 Committee Passes Congresswoman Speier's Critical Miltary Justice Reforms, Nearly Passes Chain of Command Amendment
May 5, 2014 Letter to Nicholas Dirks, Chancellor of University of California at Berkeley - Prevention and Response to Sexual Assault
May 5, 2014 Congresswomen Speier and Lee Urge UC Berkeley to Improve Prevention and Response to Sexual Assault
May 1, 2014 Congresswomen Speier's Amendment to Expand Sexual Harassment Training Approved
May 1, 2014 CNN - House Passes Funding for Expanded Sexual Harassment Training
April 29, 2014 Congresswoman Speier: Congress Must Act on Sexual Assault Recommendations from White House
April 8, 2014 Congresswomen Speier Introduces Bill to Combat Sexual Harassment in House of Representatives
April 8, 2014 Sexual Harassment Awareness
March 27, 2014 Congresswomen Speier: The Deadline for Ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment Should be Removed
March 26, 2014 Reform the Military System
March 17, 2014 Congresswomen Speier on Gen. Sinclair Agreement: Military Justice System is Broken
March 13, 2014 Sexual Assult
March 13, 2014 Letter to the Women of Afghanistan - Supporting Women of Afghanistan
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. 11, 2014 Military Sexual Assault
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fulfilling the Promise of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Military Sexual Trauma Survivors
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Rajiv Shah, Administrator, US Agency for International Development - Reproductive Health as a Core Human Right
Dec. 10, 2013 Politico - A Woman Who Channels Pain Into Solutions
Nov. 15, 2013 Congresswoman Speier to Host Forum Empowering Women to Stop Illegal Gun Trafficking
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
July 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Women's Rights in Afghanistan
July 15, 2013 The Daily Journal - Bill Aims to Aid Jailed Sex Slave Victims
July 10, 2013 Real Justice and Military Justice
July 10, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Delivers Speech Demanding Justice In Lt. Col. Wilkerson Sexual Assault Case
July 7, 2013 Stars and Stripes - After 2 Decades Of Sexual Assault In Military, No Real Change In Message
June 21, 2013 Letter to Honorable Eric Fanning, Acting Secretary of the Air Force - Military Sexual Assault
June 20, 2013 Rep. Bera and Coalition of Women's Health Champions Introduce Bill Calling for National Women's Wellness Public Awareness Campaign
June 19, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Praises South San Francisco Sex Trafficking Bust As A Victory For San Mateo County
June 18, 2013 Statement: Congresswoman Jackie Speier Slams Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act As "Trifecta Of A Bad Bill'
June 14, 2013 The Raw Story - Military Rape Victim Fights Defense Claim That The Prosecution Is Political
June 14, 2013 Politico - Kirsten Gillibrand And Military Sexual Assault: 5 Things To Watch
June 14, 2013 Statement: Congresswoman Jackie Speier And Congresswomen Tammy Duckworth Offer Motion To Recommit To Give Sexual Assault Victims Path To Justice
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