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Jackie Speier's Public Statements

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
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator US Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Jan. 10, 2014 Congresswoman Speier Outraged at Naval Academy Mishandling of Sexual Assault Case
Jan. 9, 2014 The 50-Year War on Poverty
Jan. 7, 2014 Letter to Hal Rogers, Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, and Richard Shelby, Vice Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations - Assist FDA
Dec. 20, 2013 Congresswoman Speier responds to President Obama on Military Sexual Assault: Survivors Deserve Action Now
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. 17, 2013 Congresswoman Jackie Speier on Inclusion of the Article 32 Reform Act in the National Defense Authorization Act
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Rajiv Shah, Administrator, Agency for International Development - Typhoon Recovery
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Arne Duncan, US Secretary of Education - Regulations to Protect Students from Unmanageable Debt and Worthless Degrees
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Military Sexual Trauma Survivors
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keystone XL Environmental Review
Dec. 12, 2013 Joint Explanatory Statement to Accompany the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Dec. 11, 2013 The Decline in U.S. Research
Dec. 10, 2013 Politico - A Woman Who Channels Pain Into Solutions
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Rajiv Shah, Administrator, US Agency for International Development - Reproductive Health as a Core Human Right
Dec. 10, 2013 Bay Delta Conservation Plan Remains Deeply Flawed
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Curb Antibiotic Use on the Farm
Dec. 4, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Calls Again for End to LGBT Conversion Quackery
Dec. 4, 2013 LGBTQ Nation - Calif. Congresswoman Reintroduces Resolution Targeting Reparative Therapy
Dec. 3, 2013 Reintroduction of the Stop Harming our Kids Resolution
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Raj Shah, USAID Administrator - Titus Joins Bipartisan Letter in Support of U.S. Airdrops of Food and Supplies to Remote Areas of the Philipines
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 21, 2013 House Democrats Stand in Solidarity with Fasters Calling on Congress to Pass Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Nov. 21, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Supports Fasters Seeking Immigration Reform
Nov. 21, 2013 Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act
Nov. 21, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Blasts House for Passing Pipeline "Unsafety" Bill
Nov. 15, 2013 Congresswoman Speier to Host Forum Empowering Women to Stop Illegal Gun Trafficking
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Diana Dooley, Secretary, California Health and Human Services, and Peter Lee, Executive Director, California Health Benefit Exchange - Implement ACA Administrative Fix
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder - Ron Davis Being Sworn-In to Lead Federal COPS Program
Nov. 14, 2013 Super Typhoon Haiyan
Nov. 14, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Statement on Wasteful Military Spending
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. 13, 2013 Congresswoman Speier To Hold Telephone Town Hall on Typhoon Haiyan's Devastation and Relief Efforts
Nov. 13, 2013 Congresswoman Speier and Congressman Honda Offer Resolution to Assist Typhoon Haiyan Victims
Nov. 13, 2013 Conyers & CAPAC Encourages Support for Victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda
Nov. 13, 2013 The Price is Wrong
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Nov. 12, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Armenian Orphan Rug is a Cherished Symbol of Armenian Resilience, A Symbol Worthy of the Smithsonian
Nov. 8, 2013 Letter to Governor Edmund Brown, State of California - School Success and Opportunity Act
Nov. 7, 2013 San Francisco Bay Chronicle - Rep. Speier Calls for Federal Accreditation Reform, Citing CCSF Debacle
Nov. 7, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Statement on Rise in Military Sexual Assault Reports
Nov. 7, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director Office of Management and Budget - Fully Fund Earth Quake Early Warning System
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Director Edward DeMarco, Federal Housing Finance Agency - Protect Homebuyers from Damaging FHFA Proposals
Oct. 29, 2013 Congresswoman Speier Introduces Amendment to Strengthen the SUSPEND Act
Oct. 28, 2013 Congresswoman Speier To Host Candid Talk With Combat Veterans
Oct. 18, 2013 Letter to Director Dr. Thomas Frieden, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Do Not Muzzle Independent Lead Poisoning Prevention Group
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