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KSBW Salinas
Santa Cruz County residents demand flight changes from FAAfront of a recently formed committee. The committee is made up of 12 elected of
Santa Cruz County residents demand flight changes from FAA
KSBW Salinas / Posted yesterday
front of a recently formed committee. The committee is made up of 12 elected officials appointed by U.S. Reps. Anna Eshoo, Jackie Speier and Sam Farr. The meeting also gave residents the opportunity to hear from the FAA for the first time since it... Read more
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Slate
The Do Not Call List Used to Be Magical. Now Robocalls Are Out of Control. What Happened?for the Consumers Union’s End Robocalls campaign, “call your phone company.” A
The Do Not Call List Used to Be Magical. Now Robocalls Are Out of Control. What Happened?
Slate / Posted 3 days ago
for the Consumers Union’s End Robocalls campaign, “call your phone company.” At least one person is listening. Rep. Jackie Speier recently introduced legislation demanding that telephone companies offer their customers free and easy access... Read more
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PhysOrg
California's tech industry is headed toward a new frontierthat technology, Silicon Valley billionaire Ron Conway told Newsweek. Those com
California's tech industry is headed toward a new frontier
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
that technology, Silicon Valley billionaire Ron Conway told Newsweek. Those companies could help improve gun safety, Rep. Jackie Speier, a California Democrat, said in an email response to questions. "Another technology avenue ... I think we... Read more
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The Columbian
California tech firms see a new frontierthat technology, Silicon Valley billionaire Ron Conway told Newsweek. Those com
California tech firms see a new frontier
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
that technology, Silicon Valley billionaire Ron Conway told Newsweek. Those companies could help improve gun safety, Rep. Jackie Speier, a California Democrat, said in an email response to questions. “Another technology avenue I think we should... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California’s tech industry is headed toward a new frontierthat technology, Silicon Valley billionaire Ron Conway told Newsweek. Those com
California’s tech industry is headed toward a new frontier
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
that technology, Silicon Valley billionaire Ron Conway told Newsweek. Those companies could help improve gun safety, Rep. Jackie Speier, a Democrat from Hillsborough, California, said in an email response to questions. “Another technology avenue... Read more
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The Hill
Chaos in House after GOP votes down LGBT measureto Twitter to blast Republicans for pressuring their members to change votes to
Chaos in House after GOP votes down LGBT measure
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
to Twitter to blast Republicans for pressuring their members to change votes to ensure the amendment wouldn't pass. Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) tweeted: Browbeating colleagues to change House votes & support fed discrimination is scandalous... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
FAA addresses noise concerns voiced by Santa Cruz County residentspeninsula, such as Menlo Park and Saratoga, to tackle the issue with the FAA an
FAA addresses noise concerns voiced by Santa Cruz County residents
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 days ago
peninsula, such as Menlo Park and Saratoga, to tackle the issue with the FAA and the help of Reps. Anna Eshoo, Sam Farr and Jackie Speier. Meyer said his organization has mixed feelings about the study after an initial read. "It has its flaws, but... Read more
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The Mercury News
John Horgan: Affluent districts, surprisingly, have a two-pronged Achilles heelan integral part of the plan. As for the potential increase in traffic, well, t
John Horgan: Affluent districts, surprisingly, have a two-pronged Achilles heel
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
an integral part of the plan. As for the potential increase in traffic, well, that remains to be addressed. Kudos to Rep. Jackie Speier, D-San Mateo, who has questioned why young women are not required to register for the military draft. The logic... Read more
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The Advocate
25 Congressional Democrats to LGBT People: We’re With Youthe members mentioned above as well as California Reps. Lois Capps, Tony Carden
25 Congressional Democrats to LGBT People: We’re With You
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
the members mentioned above as well as California Reps. Lois Capps, Tony Cardenas, Barbara Lee, Ted Lieu, Raul Ruiz, Jackie Speier, Scott Peters, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi; Florida Reps. Ted Deutsch, Lois Frankel, and Democratic... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Women in the draft?great merit in recognizing that each of us have an obligation to be willing to
Women in the draft?
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
great merit in recognizing that each of us have an obligation to be willing to serve our country in a time war,” Rep. Jackie Speier, a California Democrat, said during committee debate. Last week the Senate Armed Service Committee added a... Read more
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The Christian Post
House Panel Investigates Late-Term Abortionist Who Sent 5 Women to Hospital in Botched Abortionsand the Maryland Board of Physicians. Democratic Represtetatives Jan Schakowsk
House Panel Investigates Late-Term Abortionist Who Sent 5 Women to Hospital in Botched Abortions
The Christian Post / Posted 11 days ago
and the Maryland Board of Physicians. Democratic Represtetatives Jan Schakowsky, Jerrold Naddler, Diana DeGette, Jackie Speier, Suzan K. DelBene, and Bonnie Watson Coleman wrote a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan, arguing, "Republicans... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lawmakers take a step toward requiring women to register for the draftpeople against his amendment, his plan didn't work. All but one Democrat voted
Lawmakers take a step toward requiring women to register for the draft
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
people against his amendment, his plan didn't work. All but one Democrat voted for the measure. Democratic Congresswoman Jackie Speier said she supported Hunter's measure. 'I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we want women... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Brown unveils May revision amid possible budget slumpThey will be participating in a League of Women Voters forum in Torrance on Sun
Brown unveils May revision amid possible budget slump
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
They will be participating in a League of Women Voters forum in Torrance on Sunday. CELEBRATIONS: Happy birthday to Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Hillsborough, who turns 66 on Saturday, and to Rep. Mimi Walters, R-Laguna Niguel, who turns 54 on Sa... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Saratoga: Committee flies into action in effort to deal with airplane noiseRep. Anna Eshoo, who represents Saratoga, Los Gatos, Monte Sereno and Lexington
Saratoga: Committee flies into action in effort to deal with airplane noise
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 14 days ago
Rep. Anna Eshoo, who represents Saratoga, Los Gatos, Monte Sereno and Lexington Hills, and Congress members Sam Farr and Jackie Speier were also involved in the formation of the committee. Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian was named... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
U.S. lawmaker "stunned" by Call 6 investigationis tracked on college campuses is prompting action and reaction on Capitol Hill
U.S. lawmaker "stunned" by Call 6 investigation
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 14 days ago
is tracked on college campuses is prompting action and reaction on Capitol Hill. “I’m actually stunned by it,” said Rep. Jackie Speier (R-California) in response to Call 6 Investigates' Kara Kenney’s special report “The Trouble With Title... Read more
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The China Post
Senate panel calls for women to sign up for military draft$2 billion for additional training, depot maintenance and weapons sustainment.
Senate panel calls for women to sign up for military draft
The China Post / Posted 14 days ago
$2 billion for additional training, depot maintenance and weapons sustainment. In this Aug. 30, 2011 file photo, Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., talks to reporters in Washington. A divided Armed Services Committee, in which Speier is a member,... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
B.A.R. election endorsementsJohn Garamendi Dist. 5: Mike Thompson Dist. 11: Mark DeSaulnier Dist. 12: Na
B.A.R. election endorsements
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
John Garamendi Dist. 5: Mike Thompson Dist. 11: Mark DeSaulnier Dist. 12: Nancy Pelosi Dist. 13: Barbara Lee Dist. 14: Jackie Speier Dist. 15: Eric Swalwell Dist. 17: Mike Honda Dist. 18: Anna Eshoo Dist. 19: Zoe Lofgren State Assembly... Read more
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The Source Weekly
House Committee Votes to Require Women to Register for DraftAmerican people having a say on whether their daughters and sisters will be on
House Committee Votes to Require Women to Register for Draft
The Source Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
American people having a say on whether their daughters and sisters will be on the front lines of combat." However, Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., supported the measure, commenting that if women want to be treated as men and not discriminated... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
OpEd Phone Fraudconcern for the federal government to step in and stop the invasion of our home
OpEd Phone Fraud
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
concern for the federal government to step in and stop the invasion of our homes. But California House Representative Jackie Speier (D-Hillsborough) has introduced a bill in the state legislature that would require phone companies to offer... Read more
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The Hill
Stop bias and start change in STEMCalifornia Democrat Rep. Jackie Speier took to the floor of the House in Januar
Stop bias and start change in STEM
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
California Democrat Rep. Jackie Speier took to the floor of the House in January to talk about a rash of sexual harassment cases in university science departments, including one at the University of Arizona, my home institution. She's promising... Read more
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Roll Call
California Ballot Lets Incumbents Define ThemselvesHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, four used “United States Congressman,” five
California Ballot Lets Incumbents Define Themselves
Roll Call / Posted 24 days ago
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, four used “United States Congressman,” five used a form of just “Congressman,” Jackie Speier and Zoe Lofgren went with “Congresswoman,” while Democrat Julia Brownley is using the very specific “Ventura... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Robocall phone mess is an unholy hasslewith the Federal Communications Commission. As for robocalls, I wrote the othe
Robocall phone mess is an unholy hassle
Los Angeles Times / Posted 24 days ago
with the Federal Communications Commission. As for robocalls, I wrote the other day about a bill introduced by Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Hillsborough) that would require phone companies to offer free call-blocking technology such as Nomorobo.... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Who Needs Superdelegates?CA Rep. Clinton 68 Loretta Sanchez CA Rep. Clinton 69 Adam Schiff CA Rep. Cli
Who Needs Superdelegates?
Op-Ed News / Posted 25 days ago
CA Rep. Clinton 68 Loretta Sanchez CA Rep. Clinton 69 Adam Schiff CA Rep. Clinton 70 Brad Sherman CA Rep. Clinton 71 Jackie Speier CA Rep. Clinton 72 Eric Swalwell CA Rep. Clinton 73 Mark Takano CA Rep. Clinton 74 Mike Thompson CA Rep.... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Bill would necessitate women register for draftthroats out and kill them.” But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
Bill would necessitate women register for draft
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 25 days ago
throats out and kill them.” But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter’s measure. “I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Is the prairie chicken a national security threat?balance swings too far away from readiness.” As in last year's debate, Democra
Is the prairie chicken a national security threat?
The Oklahoman / Posted 26 days ago
balance swings too far away from readiness.” As in last year's debate, Democrats on the panel mocked the proposal. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said, “Last year, we were alerted to the national security threats roaming the heartland. This year,... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
House committee votes to require women to register for draftthroats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
House committee votes to require women to register for draft
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
throats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter's measure. "I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Complaints of airplane noise are being addressed, but remain unresolvedcounty's noise study. "We want a sustainable solution," he said. Porter said
Complaints of airplane noise are being addressed, but remain unresolved
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 28 days ago
county's noise study. "We want a sustainable solution," he said. Porter said the county has worked with Congress members Jackie Speier and Anna Eshoo to help get the Federal Aviation Authority to change flight paths. "Progress has been made in... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Stefanik Opposes Women in Draft Measure, Supports Military Pay Hikeall combat jobs to women failed to consider whether the exclusion on drafting w
Stefanik Opposes Women in Draft Measure, Supports Military Pay Hike
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 28 days ago
all combat jobs to women failed to consider whether the exclusion on drafting women should be rescinded. Congresswoman Jackie Speier, a California Democrat, voted for Hunter's amendment. She says if women want equality, there should be... Read more
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MLive.com
House committee votes to require women to register for draftthroats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
House committee votes to require women to register for draft
MLive.com / Posted 28 days ago
throats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter's measure. "I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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SaukValley.com
House committee votes to require women to register for draftthroats out and kill them.” But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
House committee votes to require women to register for draft
SaukValley.com / Posted 28 days ago
throats out and kill them.” But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter’s measure. “I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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KCEN-TV
House Committee Votes to Require Women to Register for Draftthroats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
House Committee Votes to Require Women to Register for Draft
KCEN-TV / Posted 28 days ago
throats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter's measure. "I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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TribLIVE
House panel votes to include women in draftthroats out and kill them.” But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
House panel votes to include women in draft
TribLIVE / Posted 28 days ago
throats out and kill them.” But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter's measure. “I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
House committee votes to require women to register for draftthroats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
House committee votes to require women to register for draft
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 28 days ago
throats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter's measure. "I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
House committee votes to require women to register for draftthroats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
House committee votes to require women to register for draft
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 28 days ago
throats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter's measure. "I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
House committee votes to require women to register for draftthroats out and kill them.” But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
House committee votes to require women to register for draft
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
throats out and kill them.” But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter’s measure. “I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
House committee votes to require women to register for draftthroats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
House committee votes to require women to register for draft
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 29 days ago
throats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter's measure. "I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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The Morning Call
Women could join U.S. military draft, after House committee votethroats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
Women could join U.S. military draft, after House committee vote
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
throats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter's measure. "I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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MPNnow.com
House committee votes to require women to register for draftdecision to open all combat jobs to women.Hunter's amendment won support from D
House committee votes to require women to register for draft
MPNnow.com / Posted 29 days ago
decision to open all combat jobs to women.Hunter's amendment won support from Democrats and Republicans. Congresswoman Jackie Speier, a California Democrat, says if women want equality, there needs to be universal conscription.Other lawmakers... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Women could be headed for the draft, after House committee voteDemocrats, all but one of whom also supported the measure. “We should be willi
Women could be headed for the draft, after House committee vote
Bangor Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
Democrats, all but one of whom also supported the measure. “We should be willing to support universal conscription,” Rep. Jackie Speier, D-California, said. “There’s great merit in recognizing that each of us have an obligation to be willing to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Women could join U.S. military draft, after House committee votethroats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
Women could join U.S. military draft, after House committee vote
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
throats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter's measure. "I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Women could be headed for military draft after House panel voteDemocrats, all but one of whom also supported the measure. "We should be willin
Women could be headed for military draft after House panel vote
Lowell Sun / Posted 29 days ago
Democrats, all but one of whom also supported the measure. "We should be willing to support universal conscription," Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said. "There's great merit in recognizing that each of us have an obligation to be willing to serve... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
House committee votes to require women to register for military draftall combat jobs to women failed to consider whether the exclusion on drafting w
House committee votes to require women to register for military draft
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 29 days ago
all combat jobs to women failed to consider whether the exclusion on drafting women should be rescinded. Congresswoman Jackie Speier, a California Democrat, voted for Hunter’s amendment. She says if women want equality, there should be... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
House committee votes to require women to register for draftthroats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
House committee votes to require women to register for draft
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 29 days ago
throats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter's measure. "I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
House committee votes to require women to register for draftdecision to open all combat jobs to women. Hunter's amendment won support from
House committee votes to require women to register for draft
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 29 days ago
decision to open all combat jobs to women. Hunter's amendment won support from Democrats and Republicans. Congresswoman Jackie Speier, a California Democrat, says if women want equality, there needs to be universal conscription. Other lawmakers... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
A House Committee Just Voted to Require Women to Register for Draftthroats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
A House Committee Just Voted to Require Women to Register for Draft
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 29 days ago
throats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan didn't work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter's measure. "I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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Daily Mail
House committee votes to require women to register for draftpeople against his amendment, his plan didn't work. All but one Democrat voted
House committee votes to require women to register for draft
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
people against his amendment, his plan didn't work. All but one Democrat voted for the measure. Democratic Congresswoman Jackie Speier said she supported Hunter's measure. 'I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we want women... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Should women be required to register for draft?throats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
Should women be required to register for draft?
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 29 days ago
throats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter's measure. "I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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NBC Miami
Women May Soon Be Required to Register for Draftthroats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
Women May Soon Be Required to Register for Draft
NBC Miami / Posted 29 days ago
throats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter's measure. "I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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News 10 WILX
House committee votes to require women to register for draftall combat jobs to women failed to consider whether the exclusion on drafting w
House committee votes to require women to register for draft
News 10 WILX / Posted 29 days ago
all combat jobs to women failed to consider whether the exclusion on drafting women should be rescinded. Congresswoman Jackie Speier, a California Democrat, voted for Hunter's amendment. She says if women want equality, there should be... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Women May Soon Be Required to Register for Draftthroats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against hi
Women May Soon Be Required to Register for Draft
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 29 days ago
throats out and kill them." But if Hunter was trying to sway people against his amendment, his plan did not work. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she supported Hunter's measure. "I actually think if we want equality in this country, if we... Read more
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