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Barack Obama II's Public Statements on Issue: Women

Full Name: Barack Hussein Obama II
Office: President, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Michelle; 2 Children: Malia, Sasha
Birth Date: 08/04/1961
Birth Place: Honolulu, HI
Home City: Chicago, IL
Religion: United Church of Christ
Date Title
July 31, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the House Passage of the Pay Equity Bill
July 31, 2008 Obama Joins Stabenow and Schakowsky to Introduce Health Care for Women Resolution
July 23, 2008 Letter to Michael Leavitt, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, Re: Abandon Attempt to Undermine Women's Health
July 10, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: Women's Economic Security Town Hall
June 23, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the Anniversary of Title IX
June 23, 2008 Obama Remarks for Discussion with Working Women
April 23, 2008 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2007--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
April 22, 2008 Obama Statement on Equal Pay Day
March 1, 2008 Obama Statement on Women's History Month
Jan. 22, 2008 Obama Statement on 35th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade Decision
Dec. 14, 2007 Obama, Akaka, Tester Seek Information on Apparent Failure to Investigate Rape Allegations Against Halliburton/KBR Employees in Iraq
Nov. 28, 2007 Obama Campaign Launches Women for Obama Leadership Committees in Key February 5th States
Nov. 13, 2007 Obama, McCaskill, Planned Parenthood Fight to Increase Access to Affordable Contraception for Low-Income Women, College Students
Nov. 9, 2007 Obama Courts Women Voters
Nov. 9, 2007 Obama Hosts Roundtable to Discuss Challenges Working Women Face
Nov. 9, 2007 AP - Obama Wants More Help for Families
Nov. 2, 2007 NBC Today - Transcript
Oct. 31, 2007 Chicago Defender - Violence Against Women, at Home and Abroad, Must Cease
Sept. 7, 2007 Barack Obama Hosts California Women for Obama Kick-off
Aug. 23, 2007 Iowa Women for Obama Announce Leaders in 50 Iowa Counties
Aug. 23, 2007 Globe Gazette - Obama and Women Voters
July 20, 2007 Kennedy, Specter, Obama, Senators Work To Overturn Supreme Court Decision On Pay Discrimination
June 15, 2007 Bayh, Obama Introduce Legislation To Reduce Barriers to Responsible Fatherhood
June 15, 2007 Responsible Fatherhood And Healthy Families Act
April 22, 2007 Statement on Rep. Juanita Millender-McDonald
March 27, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, And Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
March 8, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Dec. 1, 2006 Race Against Time - World AIDS Day Speech
May 11, 2006 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama at Emily's List Annual Luncheon
Dec. 14, 2005 Senator Clinton Joins Senate Colleagues in Letter to President on Iraq
Nov. 10, 2005 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama at the National Womens Law Center
June 7, 2005 Senate Resolution 162--Expressing The Sense Of The Senate Concerning Griswold V. Connecticut
June 6, 2005 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Equal Rights
Issue Position: Women
Issue Position: Civil Rights
Issue Position: Women
Issue Position: Children
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