Suzan DelBene

Suzan DelBene

Trump Administration Rolls Back ACA Birth Control Protection

Politics Health
The Trump administration Friday rolled back the birth control protection as part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), allowing any employer to deny birth control coverage because of religious or moral objection. ...
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DelBene Introduces Birth Control Privacy Act to Protect Female Workers

Health
The Birth Control Privacy Act would explicitly prohibit workplace wellness programs from disclosing personally identifiable information to employers about their workers’ use of birth control. ...
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DelBene Helps Introduce Bill to Protect Dreamers from Deportation

Politics
Nearly 800,000 children brought to this country by their parents – called Dreamers – have known no other home than the United States. ...
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DelBene’s Fix for Survivors of Child Abuse Clears House in Must-Pass Legislation

Politics
The House Friday passed the National Defense Authorization Act for 2018, which included Congresswoman Suzan DelBene’s (WA-01) bipartisan Child Abuse Accountability Enhancement Act to close a legal loophole that denies justice for some survivors of child abuse. ...
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Reps. DelBene, Dingell Wager on Seahawks v. Lions Wild Card Game

Beecher's Cheese
Sports
The Seahawks will face Lions in the NFC Wild Card game on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. ...
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Baldwin, DelBene Resolve to Name June 26 ‘LGBT Equality Day’

Politics
During the past two decades, the U.S. Supreme Court has issued three different landmark rulings on the 26th of June that helped eliminate LGBT discrimination. ...
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Seattle Women’s Pride Promises to Combat Hate with Love This Saturday

Seattle #weareorlando vigil on Capitol Hill
Local
Seattle Women’s Pride has issued an update to their upcoming Pride party in Seattle. The message is clear: the show will go on - and be bigger than ever. ...
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Congresswoman Suzan DelBene to Receive Seattle Women’s Pride Crusader Award

Congresswoman Suzan DelBene at SCOTUS
Politics Local
U.S. Representative Suzan DelBene (WA-1) will receive the Seattle Women's Pride Crusader Award on Saturday, June 18, 2016. ...
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DelBene Calls for Judiciary Hearing on Equality Act

Suzan DelBene/Ellen M. Banner/The Seattle Times
Politics
The Equality Act is a comprehensive bill that aims to end discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Americans. ...
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DelBene: GOP’s Select Panel is a ‘Witch Hunt’ and Threatens Women’s Safety

Congresswoman Suzan DelBene,Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson and Legal Voice Executive Director Lisa M. Stone/Sarah Toce, The Seattle Lesbian
Politics
Congresswoman Suzan DelBene told the media, “This Select Panel is clearly nothing more than a charade and waste of taxpayers’ money, and should be disbanded.” ...
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