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Adam Schiff's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Adam B. Schiff
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 28, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 28
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Eve; 2 Children: Alexa, Elijah
Birth Date: 06/22/1960
Birth Place: Framingham, MA
Home City: Burbank, CA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Crime
May 27, 2014 Rep. Schiff Urges Congress to Pass Gun Safety Laws After Isla Vista Shooting -- "What Will It Take to Get Congress Moving on Responsible Gun Safety Laws?"
April 24, 2014 Rep. Schiff Statement on 99th Anniversary of Armenian Genocide
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
Dec. 17, 2013 Washington Post - Military trial in U.S. being considered for Russian detained in Afghanistan
Dec. 11, 2013 Closing Guantanamo Bay
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder - Ron Davis Being Sworn-In to Lead Federal COPS Program
Sept. 17, 2013 Rep. Schiff -- New Grant for Burbank Will Allow Police Department to Hire Three New Officers
Aug. 2, 2013 One Year After Oak Creek Attacks, Members of Congress Commend FBI and Department of Justice for Groundbreaking Decision to Begin Tracking Hate Crimes Against Sikh, Hindu and Arab-Americans
April 28, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript - Boston Bombers Investigation
April 21, 2013 GOP Lawmakers Want Boston bombing Suspect treated as "Enemy combatant'
April 17, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Armenian Genocide Anniversary
March 26, 2013 Letter to the Office of Management and Budget Acting Director Jeffrey Zients - Tiahrt Amendments
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
Jan. 24, 2013 Rep. Schiff Joins Colleagues in Introducing Assault Weapons Ban
Jan. 23, 2013 Rep. Schiff Introduces Legislation to Crack Down on Straw Purchases of Firearms
Dec. 18, 2012 House Passes Rep. Schiff Bill to Award Grants to States to Implement DNA Collection for Felony Arrestees
Dec. 18, 2012 Katie Sepich Enhanced DNA Collection Act of 2012
July 24, 2012 Letter to Janos Ader, President of the Republic of Hungary, and Viktor Orban, Prime Minister of Republic of Hungary - Ladislaus Csizsik-Csatary
May 9, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
Nov. 21, 2011 Schiff's Familial DNA Language Passes as Part of Conference Report
Nov. 4, 2011 Schiff Introduces Utilizing DNA Technology to Solve Cold Cases Act of 2011 Bill Would Instruct the FBI to Expand the Availability of Familial DNA Testing
Oct. 19, 2011 Schiff Statement on Operation Fast and Furious
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Director Robert S. Mueller Federal Bureau of Investigation
Sept. 30, 2011 Schiff Statement on the Death of Anwar al-Awlaki
July 19, 2011 Schiff Applauds Licensing Deal with China's Biggest Search Engine, Known for Illegal Downloads
April 4, 2011 Schiff, Rogers Introduce Legislation to Protect Children from Predators
March 31, 2011 Faa Reauthorization And Reform Act Of 2011
March 9, 2011 "Katie's Law" Legislation Introduced in the House of Representatives
Feb. 16, 2011 Schiff Alarmed, Saddened by Attack on CBS Chief Correspondent Lara Logan
Feb. 15, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Jan. 18, 2011 Schiff Congratulates the FBI on Eliminating the Backlog of Offender DNA
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Jan. 8, 2011 Schiff Statement on shooting in Arizona
Aug. 4, 2010 Legislation Introduced in the House to Permit Familial DNA Searches
May 20, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security of the House Committee on the Judiciary - Rape Kit Backlogs: Failing the Test of Providing Justice to Sexual Assault Survivors
May 18, 2010 Katie Sepich Enhanced DNA Collection Act Of 2010
May 11, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security of the House Committee on the Judiciary - H.R. 4080, the "Criminal Justice Reinvestment Act of 2009" and H.R. 4055, the "Honest Opportunity Probation with Enforcement (HOPE) Initiative
May 11, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Eric Holder, Attorney General Of The United States; The Honorable Robert Mueller, Director, Federal Bureau Of Investigation
March 2, 2010 Commemorating The Sumgait Pogrom
Dec. 10, 2009 Rep. Schiff Secures Federal Funds To Assist Local Law Enforcement Efforts And Bolster Regional Dna Forensic Technology
Nov. 16, 2009 Legislation Introduced In House And Senate To Better Manage Prison Population Growth
Nov. 6, 2009 Schiff, Poe Introduce Legislation Creating Innovative Program To Address Drug Use And Crime
Sept. 30, 2009 Foreign Evidence Request Efficiency Act Of 2009
Sept. 30, 2009 Schiff, Bono Mack Praise Passage Of Arson Registry Bill
Sept. 30, 2009 Schiff Bill To Increase Efficiency In Processing Foreign Evidence Requests For International Criminal Investigations Passes House
Sept. 9, 2009 Schiff, Bono Mack Call For Swift Passage Of Arson Registry Bill
June 19, 2009 House Impeaches U.S. District Judge Samuel Kent
June 3, 2009 Hearing of the House Committee on the Judiciary - The Impeachment of Samuel B. Kent of the Southern District of Texas
May 21, 2009 Schiff Lauds President Obama's Commitment to Closing Guantanamo Bay Prison
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