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Date Title Candidates Location
July 18, 2016 The Justice That Works Act Rep. Loretta Sanchez Los Angeles, CA
April 27, 2016 Matsui-Johnson DXM Abuse Prevention Act Passes as Part of Energy & Commerce Committee Action on Substance Abuse Crisis Rep. Bill Johnson Washington, DC
April 27, 2016 Matsui-Johnson DXM Abuse Prevention Act Passes as Part of Energy & Commerce Committee Action on Substance Abuse Crisis Rep. Doris Matsui Washington, DC
April 27, 2016 Tsongas Delivers for American Troops and Workers Rep. Nicola Tsongas Washington, DC
April 20, 2016 War on Drugs Rep. Earl Blumenauer Washington, DC
Jan. 20, 2016 Pompeo Responds to Supreme Court's Ruling on Carr Brothers Rep. Mike Pompeo Wichita, KS
Jan. 1, 2016 Issue Position: Second Amendment Everett Corley Unknown
Nov. 19, 2015 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Opening Statement of Sen. Grassley, Executive Business Meeting Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
June 29, 2015 Justice Scores a Win in Latest Supreme Court Ruling Rep. Kevin Brady Washington, DC
June 16, 2015 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
April 30, 2015 Ayotte Statement on NH Supreme Court Upholding Death Penalty for Michael Addison Sen. Kelly Ayotte Washington, DC
July 31, 2014 Shaheen, Ayotte Welcome Meriam Ibrahim and Her Family to Manchester Sen. Kelly Ayotte Washington, DC
March 5, 2014 Executive Session Sen. Patrick Toomey Washington, DC
Jan. 30, 2014 Statement of Congressman Lynch on Attorney General Holder's Decision to Seek the Death Penalty in the Case of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Rep. Stephen Lynch Unknown
Oct. 10, 2012 Townhall - Have You Met... Rep. Peter Roskam Unknown
June 11, 2012 Executive Session Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
April 16, 2012 Congressional Black Caucus: The Trayvon Martin Case and Justice and Mourning the Passing of John Payton Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Washington, DC
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Georgia State Parole Board Rep. John Conyers Washington, DC
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Georgia State Parole Board Rep. Henry Johnson Washington, DC
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Georgia State Parole Board Rep. Robert Scott Washington, DC
Sept. 20, 2011 Rep. John Lewis on Denial of Clemency For Death-Row Inmate Troy Anthony Davis Rep. John Lewis Unknown
Sept. 16, 2011 Letter to Mr. Larry Chisolm, District Attorney Rep. Henry Johnson Unknown
Sept. 16, 2011 Letter to Mr. Larry Chisolm, District Attorney Rep. John Conyers Unknown
Sept. 16, 2011 Letter to Mr. Larry Chisolm, District Attorney Rep. Robert Scott Unknown
Sept. 12, 2011 Reps. John Lewis and Hank Johnson Urge Clemency For Inmate Troy Anthony Davis Rep. Henry Johnson Washington, DC
Sept. 12, 2011 Reps. John Lewis and Hank Johnson Urge Clemency For Inmate Troy Anthony Davis Rep. John Lewis Washington, DC
May 13, 2011 Gowdy Introduces First Piece of Legislation Rep. Harold Gowdy Washington, DC
March 10, 2011 Senate Judiciary Committee Adopts Grassley Amendment to Extend Death Penalty to Terrorists Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, D.C.
March 10, 2011 Statement Applauding the Abolition of the Death Penalty in the State of Illinois Rep. Janice Schakowsky Washington, DC
March 9, 2011 U.S. Rep. Bobby L. Rush Says Quinn Made a "Right and Moral Decision' in Ending Illinois' Death Penalty Rep. Bobby Rush Chicago, IL
Nov. 15, 2010 Governor's Statement on Clemency Application of Sidney Cornwell Ted Strickland Columbus, OH
May 23, 2010 NBC "Meet The Press" - Transcript Sen. Charles Schumer Unknown
May 4, 2010 Important Issues Facing All Americans Rep. Louie Gohmert Washington, DC
Feb. 25, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2701, Intelligence Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010, Waiving Requirement Of Clause 6(a) Of Rule Xiii With Respect To Consideration Of Certain Resolutions, And Providing For Consideration Of Motions To Suspend The Rep. William Thornberry Washington, DC
Feb. 25, 2010 Intelligence Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010 Rep. William Thornberry Washington, DC
Jan. 20, 2010 Executive Session Sen. John Isakson Washington, DC
Dec. 8, 2009 Nadler Holds Inquiry Into Death Penalty Appeals -- Are Innocent Defendants Being Executed? Rep. Jerrold Nadler Washington, DC
Nov. 16, 2009 MSNBC "Hardball With Chris Matthews" - Transcript Rep. Janice Schakowsky Unknown
Nov. 16, 2009 Giving Terrorists A Trial By Jury In New York City Rep. Michael McCaul Washington, DC
Nov. 13, 2009 Governor Statement Regarding Changes to Ohio's Lethal Injection Protocol Ted Strickland Columbus, OH
Nov. 13, 2009 MSNBC "Hardball With Chris Matthews" - Transcript Rep. Michael McCaul Unknown
Nov. 3, 2009 Hank: Bill To Protect Innocent Americans From Execution Rep. Henry Johnson Washington, D.C.
Nov. 3, 2009 Reps. Hank Johnson And John Lewis Offer Bill To Protect Innocents From Execution Rep. John Lewis Washington, D.C.
Nov. 3, 2009 Protecting Innocent Americans From Execution Rep. Henry Johnson Washington, D.C.
Oct. 6, 2009 Governor's Statement Regarding Reprieves Ted Strickland Columbus, OH
June 12, 2009 Health Care Rationing Could Result In Death Penalty In The United Kingdom Rep. Ted Poe Washington, DC
June 11, 2009 Condemning Shooting At U.S. Holocaust Museum Rep. Louie Gohmert Washington, DC
June 3, 2009 Quigley Statement on Funding Public Defense for Capital Cases Rep. Mike Quigley Washington, DC
March 25, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Sen. Ron Wyden Washington, DC
March 25, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Sen. Charles Grassley Washington, DC
March 25, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Russell Feingold Washington, DC
March 25, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Sen. Charles Schumer Washington, DC
March 19, 2009 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions Russell Feingold Washington, DC
March 19, 2009 Feingold Reintroduces Bill To Abolish Federal Death Penalty Russell Feingold Washington, DC
Sept. 23, 2008 Rep. John Lewis Seeks to Stay Execution of Troy Anthony Davis Rep. John Lewis Unknown
July 17, 2008 Texas Ignores World Court Rep. Ted Poe Washington, DC
July 16, 2008 Assault on the Constitution Rep. Ted Poe Washington, DC
July 11, 2008 Death Penalty Should be on the Table for Child Rapists Rep. Michael Simpson Washington, DC
July 11, 2008 Rep. Dent Calls on Supreme Court to Reconsider Ruling Against Death Penalty for Child Rapists Rep. Charles Dent Washington, DC
June 26, 2008 Chabot Condemns Supreme Court Decision Protecting Child Rapists Rep. Steven Chabot Washington, DC
June 26, 2008 Smith Introduces Constitutional Amendment to Protect Child Victims of Forcible Rape Rep. Lamar Smith Washington, DC
June 26, 2008 Rape of a Little Girl Rep. Ted Poe Washington, DC
June 25, 2008 Reichert: High Court's Decision on Child Rapists Shows Need for Bill on Federal Life Sentences Rep. David Reichert Washington, DC
May 12, 2008 The Sacramento Bee - Tom McClintock: Conservative Soothsayer or Rigid Ideologue? Rep. Tom McClintock Unknown
April 23, 2008 Remembering Mayor Bill Sandberg Rep. Betty McCollum Unknown
April 16, 2008 McCollum Calls Supreme Court Death Penalty Decision "Painful," Introduces Constitutional Amendment to Abolish Death Penalty in the U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum Washington, DC
April 8, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on the Constitution - The Adequacy of Representation in Capital Cases Russell Feingold Washington, DC
Jan. 15, 2008 Death Penalty For Child Rapists Rep. Ted Poe Washington, DC
Jan. 7, 2008 Statement of U.S. Senator Russ Feingold On the Supreme Court Case on the Constitutionality of Lethal Injection Russell Feingold Unknown
Dec. 13, 2007 Statement of U.S. Senator Russ Feingold On the State of New Jersey Repealing the Death Penalty Russell Feingold Unknown
Nov. 1, 2007 Statement of U.S. Senator Russ Feingold On the Severe Injustices of Capital Punishment Russell Feingold Washington, DC
Oct. 24, 2007 Cruel and Unusual Punishment Rep. Ted Poe Washington, DC
Oct. 18, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee Morning Session - Continuation of Executive Nomination of Michael Mukasey to be Attorney General of the U.S. Russell Feingold Washington, DC
June 27, 2007 Hearing on the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution on "Oversight of the Federal Death Penalty" Russell Feingold Washington, DC
May 18, 2007 The Death Penalty: An Honest Debate Rep. Lamar Smith Unknown
April 26, 2007 The Death Penalty Russell Feingold Washington, DC
April 23, 2007 Strickland Statement Regarding Filiaggi Request for Reprieve Ted Strickland Columbus, OH
March 13, 2007 Child Killer Rep. Ted Poe Washington, DC
March 2, 2007 Response to the Final Report of the Governor's Commission on Administration of Lethal Injection Charles Crist Unknown
Jan. 31, 2007 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions Russell Feingold Washignton, DC
Jan. 8, 2007 Letter: To U.S. Attorney Rep. Eleanor Norton Washington, DC
Dec. 29, 2006 Carter Reaction To Saddam Hussein Hanging Rep. John Carter Washington, DC
Nov. 6, 2006 Blunt on Saddam Hussein Guilty Verdict Sen. Roy Blunt Washington, DC
Oct. 9, 2006 Speech By Congressman Robert C. (Bobby) Scott To the 14th Annual International Community Corrections Association (ICCA) Research Conference Norfolk,VA Rep. Robert Scott Norfolk, VA
June 12, 2006 Cruel and Unusual Punishment -- NOT -- Rep. Ted Poe Washington, DC
June 8, 2006 Governor Sanford Signs Jessie's Law Rep. Marshall Sanford Columbia, SC
May 3, 2006 MSNBC Hardball with Chris Matthews - Transcript Rep. Peter King Unknown
April 3, 2006 Governor, Attorney General, Legislators Push for Jessica's Law Rep. Marshall Sanford Columbia, SC
March 8, 2006 Children's Safety and Violent Crime Reduction Act of 2006 Rep. Robert Scott Washington, DC
Feb. 1, 2006 Hearing of Senate Judiciary Committee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Property Rights Hearing "An Examination of the Death Penalty in the ..... Russell Feingold Washington, DC
Jan. 26, 2006 Executive Session Russell Feingold Washington, DC
Jan. 24, 2006 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee on the Nomination of Judge Samuel Alito, Jr. to the United States Supreme Court Russell Feingold
Dec. 21, 2005 Capital Punishment Russell Feingold Washington, DC
Dec. 20, 2005 Clay Endorses Bill to Abolish Federal Death Penalty Rep. William Clay Washington, DC
Dec. 16, 2005 USA Patriot and Terrorism Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2005--Conference Report--Continued Russell Feingold Washington, DC
Nov. 9, 2005 Secure Access to Justice and Court Protection Act of 2005 Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Washington, DC
Nov. 9, 2005 Secure Access to Justice and Court Protection Act of 2005 Rep. John Conyers Washington, DC
Nov. 9, 2005 Gohmert Courthouse Security Bill Passes House Vote Rep. Louie Gohmert Washington, DC
Nov. 9, 2005 Secure Access to Justice and Court Protection Act of 2005 Rep. Robert Scott Washington, DC
Oct. 24, 2005 Clay Urges Blunt to Halt Execution Rep. William Clay Washington, DC
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