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NBC Bay Area
Rep. Jackie Speier Holds Sit-In Against Gun ViolenceRep. Jackie Speier, D-Hillsborough, made a powerful plea for gun control on Sun
Rep. Jackie Speier Holds Sit-In Against Gun Violence
NBC Bay Area / Posted yesterday
Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Hillsborough, made a powerful plea for gun control on Sunday, holding a sit-in at a church in San Mateo. Dozens of people joined Speier at Unitarian Universalists Church, calling on Congress to vote on universal background... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Federal review: No bias against Lucas in Presidio museum proposaldecision-makers are “pleased but not surprised by the findings.” The investiga
Federal review: No bias against Lucas in Presidio museum proposal
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
decision-makers are “pleased but not surprised by the findings.” The investigation was conducted at the request of Rep. Jackie Speier, D-San Hillsborough. According to DiPaolo, it took “six or seven months” and involved “multiple investigators,”... Read more
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The Mercury News
John Horgan:'05. And there would be film at 11. A historic marker has been placed at the a
John Horgan:
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
'05. And there would be film at 11. A historic marker has been placed at the approximate site of the crime. Congresswoman Jackie Speier, D-San Mateo, will conduct a military academy information night Sept. 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Belmont City... Read more
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The Advocate
Comedian Leslie Jones Victim of Revenge Porn Hackto her is “a sexual violation. It’s disgusting. The law needs to be changed, an
Comedian Leslie Jones Victim of Revenge Porn Hack
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
to her is “a sexual violation. It’s disgusting. The law needs to be changed, and we need to change.” Congresswoman Jackie Speier introduced legislation last month that would target those who share and profit from nonconsensually shared... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Federal review: No bias against Lucas in Presidio museum proposalcontinuing their seemingly unending litigation to protect a parking lot." The
Federal review: No bias against Lucas in Presidio museum proposal
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
continuing their seemingly unending litigation to protect a parking lot." The investigation was done at at request of Rep. Jackie Speier, D-San Mateo. According to DiPaolo, it took “six or seven months” and involved “multiple investigators,” though... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Here’s what happens when George ‘Star Wars’ Lucas is told ‘no’that concluded this week with the release of the six-page report was prompted b
Here’s what happens when George ‘Star Wars’ Lucas is told ‘no’
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
that concluded this week with the release of the six-page report was prompted by a July 2015 referral from Rep. Jackie Speier, D-San Mateo. In a statement to McClatchy on Tuesday, Speier said she “must disagree with the claim that... Read more
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The Hill
Yes, the IPPA is the Gawker Bill“Conservatives should unite with Feminists to pass the IPPA,” a bill to crimina
Yes, the IPPA is the Gawker Bill
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
“Conservatives should unite with Feminists to pass the IPPA,” a bill to criminalize revenge porn. The bill’s sponsor Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.), however, seems determined to alienate its conservative supporters. Paypal Founder Peter Thiel... Read more
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The Age
What Australia can learn in the aftermath of the Brock Turner caseHouse of Representatives. It's the first time a victim impact statement has bee
What Australia can learn in the aftermath of the Brock Turner case
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
House of Representatives. It's the first time a victim impact statement has been broadcast in such a way. As Congresswoman Jackie Speier stated, "People must understand that rape is one of the most violent crimes a person can commit; not, as Mr... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
What Australia can learn in the aftermath of the Brock Turner caseHouse of Representatives. It's the first time a victim impact statement has bee
What Australia can learn in the aftermath of the Brock Turner case
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
House of Representatives. It's the first time a victim impact statement has been broadcast in such a way. As Congresswoman Jackie Speier stated, "People must understand that rape is one of the most violent crimes a person can commit; not, as Mr... Read more
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Canberra Times
What Australia can learn in the aftermath of the Brock Turner caseHouse of Representatives. It's the first time a victim impact statement has bee
What Australia can learn in the aftermath of the Brock Turner case
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
House of Representatives. It's the first time a victim impact statement has been broadcast in such a way. As Congresswoman Jackie Speier stated, "People must understand that rape is one of the most violent crimes a person can commit; not, as Mr... Read more
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The Atlantic
Peter Thiel’s Self-Serving 'New York Times' Column“revenge porn,” or the distribution non-consensual sexual imagery. The Intimat
Peter Thiel’s Self-Serving 'New York Times' Column
The Atlantic / Posted 14 days ago
“revenge porn,” or the distribution non-consensual sexual imagery. The Intimate Privacy Protection Act, introduced by Rep. Jackie Speier, a California Democrat, would make it illegal to distribute a private, visual depiction of a person’s “intimate... Read more
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The Hill
Peter Thiel ties Gawker lawsuit to fight against revenge pornhe continued. Thiel's description of the legislation as the "Gawker Bill" is u
Peter Thiel ties Gawker lawsuit to fight against revenge porn
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
he continued. Thiel's description of the legislation as the "Gawker Bill" is uncommon, however. A spokesperson for Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.), the lead sponsor of the bill, declined to comment on his endorsement or characterization of the... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Editorial, Bay Area News Group, Aug. 12, 2016: PG&E found guilty, but it’s not enoughof the San Bruno disaster that killed eight people and destroyed 38 homes — fur
Editorial, Bay Area News Group, Aug. 12, 2016: PG&E found guilty, but it’s not enough
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 19 days ago
of the San Bruno disaster that killed eight people and destroyed 38 homes — further insight into their reasoning. As Rep. Jackie Speier, whose district includes San Bruno, said Wednesday, “The punishment for these serious charges is woefully... Read more
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The Hill
Dems: 'Overly insular' process led to optimistic ISIS intelDemocrats on the Intelligence Committee decided to undertake their own parallel
Dems: 'Overly insular' process led to optimistic ISIS intel
The Hill / Posted 19 days ago
Democrats on the Intelligence Committee decided to undertake their own parallel investigation, led by Schiff and Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.). The Democrats’ investigation consisted of sitting in on Republicans’ interviews of Centcom... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hold PG&E accountableof the San Bruno disaster that killed eight people and destroyed 38 homes -- fu
Hold PG&E accountable
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
of the San Bruno disaster that killed eight people and destroyed 38 homes -- further insight into their reasoning. As Rep. Jackie Speier, whose district includes San Bruno, said Wednesday, "The punishment for these serious charges is woefully... Read more
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The Mercury News
Flight path noise: Residents fight changes in SFO approachwith the community." After hearing a host of complaints, congress members Anna
Flight path noise: Residents fight changes in SFO approach
The Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
with the community." After hearing a host of complaints, congress members Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto; Sam Farr, D-Carmel; and Jackie Speier, D-San Mateo; created a committee to hear from residents and FAA officials and weigh in on options. Santa... Read more
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The Hill
Conservatives should unite with feminists to pass IPPAMy former colleague Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) recently introduced the Intim
Conservatives should unite with feminists to pass IPPA
The Hill / Posted 22 days ago
My former colleague Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) recently introduced the Intimate Privacy Protection Act (IPPA) to criminalize revenge porn. Revenge porn is the distribution of sexual images or video of someone without their consent. The bill has... Read more
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Boston Herald
Congresswoman: Briefings may sober up Donald Trumpthey are going to show him in very clear terms what a dangerous and complicated
Congresswoman: Briefings may sober up Donald Trump
Boston Herald / Posted 1 months ago
they are going to show him in very clear terms what a dangerous and complicated environment we operate in,” U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier of California told the Herald. “There are no quick fixes. No bluster or puffery is going to solve many of... Read more

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