In the run-up to the 1984 Democratic National Convention, there was considerable media and public speculation that Mondale might pick Feinstein as his running mate.

“As a teenager, I was the most resentful of my mother not being like every other mother.”, Senator Feinstein admits that that being a full-time mother and full-time public servant requires sacrifices all around. Senators representing any state at the same time. [95] When asked about her relation with Beijing, Feinstein said, "I sometimes say that in my last life maybe I was Chinese. [9] While they were of German-Jewish ancestry,[10] they practiced the Russian Orthodox (Christian) faith, as was required for Jews residing in Saint Petersburg. She came into this world in the year 1956 or 1957 which has now made her reach at the age of 61 or 62. [1], In 2016, she was named by California Governor Jerry Brown to the Medical Board of California. [58], In February 2017, Feinstein requested that Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch provide information on cases in which he had assisted with decision making regarding either litigation or craft strategy. [116] By 2005, her net worth had increased to between US$43 million and US$99 million. The New York Post is required to delete all tweets containing its story on Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden before its Twitter account is unlocked, according to the tech giant. She delivered one of the most effective performances ever for a nominee seeking the job.

“Sen. Because Feinstein was elected to an unexpired term, she became a senator as soon as the election was certified in November while Boxer would not take office until the expiration of Cranston's term in January; thus Feinstein became California's senior senator, even though she was elected at the same time as Boxer and Boxer had previous congressional service. “There’s not a lot that Democrats can do to actually BLOCK this nomination but Feinstein giving this any air of legitimacy is a complete failure of leadership,” Pieklo added. A member of the Democratic Party, Feinstein was Mayor of San Francisco from 1978 to 1988.[1]. [27] Feinstein was re-elected in 1994, 2000, 2006, 2012, and 2018. She is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley (1980) and Hastings Law School (1984). ️ Sen. Feinstein hot mic talking about Judge Amy Coney Barrett: “She’s been pro-life for a long time. '”, Feinstein went on to note that Barrett has–like the president who nominated her–similarly criticized Roberts for his vote to uphold the ACA in the 2012 case of National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius, saying that she believed the chief justice pushed the law “beyond its plausible meaning to save the statute.”, But harping on ever-present Democratic fears regarding a potential 6-3 conservative majority’s rulings on issues like Obamacare isn’t what progressives and left-of-center court watchers were hoping for from Democrats during the morning session. Katherine Feinstein, the only daughter of Senator Dianne Feinstein, is accomplished in her own right. However, she was the only Democrat who joined a minority of Republicans in voting against a measure designed to prevent federal interference with states' medical marijuana laws. Or to keep it anonymous, click here. [97], Feinstein has served on the Senate's Select Committee on Intelligence since before 9/11 and her time on the committee has coincided with the Senate Report on Pre-war Intelligence on Iraq and the debates on the torture/"enhanced interrogation" of terrorists and alleged terrorists. [5] Later in 2016, she was once again named presiding judge of the San Francisco Superior Court. Senator. As a teenager, she attended the Convent of the Sacred Heart High School in San Francisco, where she graduated in 1951. S.F.
In 2012, Feinstein claimed the record for the most popular votes in any U.S. Senate election in history, having received 7.75 million votes. Feinstein has been married three times. [4] The court is composed of 52 judges and twelve commissioners. “And Roe entered into that, obviously.”, “There would be no opportunity for me to be a no vote on Roe,” Barrett responded. Senator from California and longest-serving female U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein was allegedly recorded discussing Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett’s stance on abortion and her Catholic faith. [57], After President Obama nominated Merrick Garland for the Supreme Court in March 2016, Feinstein met with Garland on April 6 and later called on Republicans to do "this institution the credit of sitting down, and meeting with him". [86], In July 2015, Feinstein announced her support for the Iran nuclear deal framework, tweeting that the deal would usher in "unprecedented & intrusive inspections to verify cooperation" on the part of Iran. [13] In 1960, Feinstein was appointed to the California Women's Parole Board by then-California Governor Pat Brown. Her maternal grandparents, the Rosenburg family, were from Saint Petersburg, Russia. [40], In 2017, Feinstein criticized the banning of transgender enlistments in the military under the Trump administration. [22] Feinstein also oversaw planning policies to increase the number of high-rise buildings in San Francisco.[23].

According to a spokesperson, Feinstein "is doing all she can to ensure that the bill is balanced and protects the intellectual property concerns of the content community without unfairly burdening legitimate businesses such as Internet search engines". [95][96] She promoted stronger business ties between China and Taiwan over confrontation, and suggested that the U.S. patiently "use two-way trade across Taiwan Strait as a platform for more political dialogue and closer ties."[96]. All rights reserved. Although she won the Democratic Party's nomination for the office, she lost in the general election to Republican Senator Pete Wilson, who vacated his seat in the Senate to assume the governorship. Feinstein was the author of the 1994 Federal Assault Weapons Ban which expired in 2004. She suggested, in an oft-quoted sound bite, that Barrett’s Catholic faith was “of concern.”, “Why is it that so many of us on this side have this very uncomfortable feeling that dogma and law are two different things, and I think whatever a religion is, it has its own dogma. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) was heavily criticized over her performance during Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett on Monday. Katherine Feinstein, the only daughter of Senator Dianne Feinstein, is accomplished in her own right.

[3] Feinstein was first elected on the same ballot as her peer Barbara Boxer, and the two women became California's first female U.S. [93], In September 2017, following President Trump delivering his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly in which he threatened North Korea, Feinstein released a statement disagreeing with his remarks: "Trump's bombastic threat to destroy North Korea and his refusal to present any positive pathways forward on the many global challenges we face are severe disappointments. Days after Obama amassed enough delegates to win the Democratic Party nomination, Feinstein lent her Washington, D.C., home to both Clinton and Obama to have a private one-on-one meeting. The legislation was approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee on May 21, 2015. [88], In July 2017, Feinstein voted in favor of the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act that grouped together sanctions against Iran, Russia and North Korea. archbishop to hold exorcism at site of toppled Junípero Serra statue in... Bay Area political events: Women’s Marches, voter suppression. [12] Feinstein graduated from Convent of the Sacred Heart High School, San Francisco in 1951 and from Stanford University in 1955 with a Bachelor of Arts in History. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) was heavily criticized over her performance during Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett on Monday. [121], A 2019 film, The Report,[122] about the investigation by the Senate Intelligence Committee into the CIA's use of torture, extensively features Feinstein, who was portrayed by Annette Bening. Foreign Policy wrote that she had a "reputation as a staunch defender of NSA practices and [of] the White House's refusal to stand by collection activities targeting foreign leaders".

She believes that deeper cross-strait economic integration "will one day lead to political integration and will ultimately provide the solution"[96] to the Taiwan issue.

The law is totally different. [80][81] Feinstein commented on the bill, saying, "The common thread in each of these shootings is the gunman used a semi-automatic assault weapon or large capacity ammunition magazines. After losing a race for governor in 1990, Feinstein won a 1992 special election to the U.S. Seattle Kraken Stadium, Duane Underwood, Atlanta Falcons Draft Grade, Jerry Stiller Net Worth 2020, Rohnert Park Zip Code, Ace Of Base All That She Wants Mp3, Alonzo Herndon Stadium, Radio Sport, Consequences Of Lying Quotes, The Theory Of Everything Sparknotes, Anelka Transfermarkt, William Gallas Number 10, Michael Bublé - Always On My Mind, In Milton Lumky Territory, Harlan Coben Wiki, Kindergarten Cop Fire Drill Gif, Aws Redshift Overview, Good Guy Frank Ocean, Jonas Brothers Age Frankie, Chesterfield Borough Council Housing Repairs, The Secret In Their Eyes Online, Mönchengladbach Tickets, Advanced Spanish Vocabulary List, List Of Abc Shows, Janoris Jenkins Draft, Lee Bong‑ryeon, Talking To The Moon, Robert Gumny, Death Of A Bachelor Lyrics, Football Social Daily, Charlotte's Web 2 Wilbur's Great Adventure 123movies, All Of Me Movie Netflix, Justin Turner Basketball Transfer, Best Religion In The World 2019, Indiana Population 2020, Kelly Osbourne Weight Loss Photos, Understanding The Human Mind Quotes, Protective Angel Meaning In Urdu, Inanna Sarkis Husband, Project Rescue Jobs, Levi Sanders, Rcb 2020 Ipl Squad Cricbuzz, Michael Connelly Net Worth, Is American Vandal Real, Areeba Name Signature, Remington Alexander Blackstock Age, Abbey The Dog 2020, Nadira Name, Rogers Centre Football, Abandoned Theme Parks, European Beech, Lucas Tousart Transfer Fee, Aaron Spelling Estate, Eugenics Explained, Cheick Tiote Funeral, York City Hall, Dwight Yorke Roy Keane, Brighton Fc Roster, Handmaid's Tale Season 4 Release Date, Areebah Meaning, Heydrich Reinhard Adalah, Austin Ekeler Game Log, Trevante Rhodes Daughter, Stereo John Legend, Ron Teigen, Who Do You Think You Are Australia 2020, Explorers Cartoon, Polish Football League Teams, Night Prowler Hearthstone, Anna Richardson Net Worth, Logan's Run Remake 2020, ,Sitemap Related" />
In the run-up to the 1984 Democratic National Convention, there was considerable media and public speculation that Mondale might pick Feinstein as his running mate.

“As a teenager, I was the most resentful of my mother not being like every other mother.”, Senator Feinstein admits that that being a full-time mother and full-time public servant requires sacrifices all around. Senators representing any state at the same time. [95] When asked about her relation with Beijing, Feinstein said, "I sometimes say that in my last life maybe I was Chinese. [9] While they were of German-Jewish ancestry,[10] they practiced the Russian Orthodox (Christian) faith, as was required for Jews residing in Saint Petersburg. She came into this world in the year 1956 or 1957 which has now made her reach at the age of 61 or 62. [1], In 2016, she was named by California Governor Jerry Brown to the Medical Board of California. [58], In February 2017, Feinstein requested that Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch provide information on cases in which he had assisted with decision making regarding either litigation or craft strategy. [116] By 2005, her net worth had increased to between US$43 million and US$99 million. The New York Post is required to delete all tweets containing its story on Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden before its Twitter account is unlocked, according to the tech giant. She delivered one of the most effective performances ever for a nominee seeking the job.

“Sen. Because Feinstein was elected to an unexpired term, she became a senator as soon as the election was certified in November while Boxer would not take office until the expiration of Cranston's term in January; thus Feinstein became California's senior senator, even though she was elected at the same time as Boxer and Boxer had previous congressional service. “There’s not a lot that Democrats can do to actually BLOCK this nomination but Feinstein giving this any air of legitimacy is a complete failure of leadership,” Pieklo added. A member of the Democratic Party, Feinstein was Mayor of San Francisco from 1978 to 1988.[1]. [27] Feinstein was re-elected in 1994, 2000, 2006, 2012, and 2018. She is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley (1980) and Hastings Law School (1984). ️ Sen. Feinstein hot mic talking about Judge Amy Coney Barrett: “She’s been pro-life for a long time. '”, Feinstein went on to note that Barrett has–like the president who nominated her–similarly criticized Roberts for his vote to uphold the ACA in the 2012 case of National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius, saying that she believed the chief justice pushed the law “beyond its plausible meaning to save the statute.”, But harping on ever-present Democratic fears regarding a potential 6-3 conservative majority’s rulings on issues like Obamacare isn’t what progressives and left-of-center court watchers were hoping for from Democrats during the morning session. Katherine Feinstein, the only daughter of Senator Dianne Feinstein, is accomplished in her own right. However, she was the only Democrat who joined a minority of Republicans in voting against a measure designed to prevent federal interference with states' medical marijuana laws. Or to keep it anonymous, click here. [97], Feinstein has served on the Senate's Select Committee on Intelligence since before 9/11 and her time on the committee has coincided with the Senate Report on Pre-war Intelligence on Iraq and the debates on the torture/"enhanced interrogation" of terrorists and alleged terrorists. [5] Later in 2016, she was once again named presiding judge of the San Francisco Superior Court. Senator. As a teenager, she attended the Convent of the Sacred Heart High School in San Francisco, where she graduated in 1951. S.F.
In 2012, Feinstein claimed the record for the most popular votes in any U.S. Senate election in history, having received 7.75 million votes. Feinstein has been married three times. [4] The court is composed of 52 judges and twelve commissioners. “And Roe entered into that, obviously.”, “There would be no opportunity for me to be a no vote on Roe,” Barrett responded. Senator from California and longest-serving female U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein was allegedly recorded discussing Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett’s stance on abortion and her Catholic faith. [57], After President Obama nominated Merrick Garland for the Supreme Court in March 2016, Feinstein met with Garland on April 6 and later called on Republicans to do "this institution the credit of sitting down, and meeting with him". [86], In July 2015, Feinstein announced her support for the Iran nuclear deal framework, tweeting that the deal would usher in "unprecedented & intrusive inspections to verify cooperation" on the part of Iran. [13] In 1960, Feinstein was appointed to the California Women's Parole Board by then-California Governor Pat Brown. Her maternal grandparents, the Rosenburg family, were from Saint Petersburg, Russia. [40], In 2017, Feinstein criticized the banning of transgender enlistments in the military under the Trump administration. [22] Feinstein also oversaw planning policies to increase the number of high-rise buildings in San Francisco.[23].

According to a spokesperson, Feinstein "is doing all she can to ensure that the bill is balanced and protects the intellectual property concerns of the content community without unfairly burdening legitimate businesses such as Internet search engines". [95][96] She promoted stronger business ties between China and Taiwan over confrontation, and suggested that the U.S. patiently "use two-way trade across Taiwan Strait as a platform for more political dialogue and closer ties."[96]. All rights reserved. Although she won the Democratic Party's nomination for the office, she lost in the general election to Republican Senator Pete Wilson, who vacated his seat in the Senate to assume the governorship. Feinstein was the author of the 1994 Federal Assault Weapons Ban which expired in 2004. She suggested, in an oft-quoted sound bite, that Barrett’s Catholic faith was “of concern.”, “Why is it that so many of us on this side have this very uncomfortable feeling that dogma and law are two different things, and I think whatever a religion is, it has its own dogma. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) was heavily criticized over her performance during Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett on Monday. Katherine Feinstein, the only daughter of Senator Dianne Feinstein, is accomplished in her own right.

[3] Feinstein was first elected on the same ballot as her peer Barbara Boxer, and the two women became California's first female U.S. [93], In September 2017, following President Trump delivering his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly in which he threatened North Korea, Feinstein released a statement disagreeing with his remarks: "Trump's bombastic threat to destroy North Korea and his refusal to present any positive pathways forward on the many global challenges we face are severe disappointments. Days after Obama amassed enough delegates to win the Democratic Party nomination, Feinstein lent her Washington, D.C., home to both Clinton and Obama to have a private one-on-one meeting. The legislation was approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee on May 21, 2015. [88], In July 2017, Feinstein voted in favor of the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act that grouped together sanctions against Iran, Russia and North Korea. archbishop to hold exorcism at site of toppled Junípero Serra statue in... Bay Area political events: Women’s Marches, voter suppression. [12] Feinstein graduated from Convent of the Sacred Heart High School, San Francisco in 1951 and from Stanford University in 1955 with a Bachelor of Arts in History. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) was heavily criticized over her performance during Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett on Monday. [121], A 2019 film, The Report,[122] about the investigation by the Senate Intelligence Committee into the CIA's use of torture, extensively features Feinstein, who was portrayed by Annette Bening. Foreign Policy wrote that she had a "reputation as a staunch defender of NSA practices and [of] the White House's refusal to stand by collection activities targeting foreign leaders".

She believes that deeper cross-strait economic integration "will one day lead to political integration and will ultimately provide the solution"[96] to the Taiwan issue.

The law is totally different. [80][81] Feinstein commented on the bill, saying, "The common thread in each of these shootings is the gunman used a semi-automatic assault weapon or large capacity ammunition magazines. After losing a race for governor in 1990, Feinstein won a 1992 special election to the U.S. Seattle Kraken Stadium, Duane Underwood, Atlanta Falcons Draft Grade, Jerry Stiller Net Worth 2020, Rohnert Park Zip Code, Ace Of Base All That She Wants Mp3, Alonzo Herndon Stadium, Radio Sport, Consequences Of Lying Quotes, The Theory Of Everything Sparknotes, Anelka Transfermarkt, William Gallas Number 10, Michael Bublé - Always On My Mind, In Milton Lumky Territory, Harlan Coben Wiki, Kindergarten Cop Fire Drill Gif, Aws Redshift Overview, Good Guy Frank Ocean, Jonas Brothers Age Frankie, Chesterfield Borough Council Housing Repairs, The Secret In Their Eyes Online, Mönchengladbach Tickets, Advanced Spanish Vocabulary List, List Of Abc Shows, Janoris Jenkins Draft, Lee Bong‑ryeon, Talking To The Moon, Robert Gumny, Death Of A Bachelor Lyrics, Football Social Daily, Charlotte's Web 2 Wilbur's Great Adventure 123movies, All Of Me Movie Netflix, Justin Turner Basketball Transfer, Best Religion In The World 2019, Indiana Population 2020, Kelly Osbourne Weight Loss Photos, Understanding The Human Mind Quotes, Protective Angel Meaning In Urdu, Inanna Sarkis Husband, Project Rescue Jobs, Levi Sanders, Rcb 2020 Ipl Squad Cricbuzz, Michael Connelly Net Worth, Is American Vandal Real, Areeba Name Signature, Remington Alexander Blackstock Age, Abbey The Dog 2020, Nadira Name, Rogers Centre Football, Abandoned Theme Parks, European Beech, Lucas Tousart Transfer Fee, Aaron Spelling Estate, Eugenics Explained, Cheick Tiote Funeral, York City Hall, Dwight Yorke Roy Keane, Brighton Fc Roster, Handmaid's Tale Season 4 Release Date, Areebah Meaning, Heydrich Reinhard Adalah, Austin Ekeler Game Log, Trevante Rhodes Daughter, Stereo John Legend, Ron Teigen, Who Do You Think You Are Australia 2020, Explorers Cartoon, Polish Football League Teams, Night Prowler Hearthstone, Anna Richardson Net Worth, Logan's Run Remake 2020, ,Sitemap Related" />


[1] She then took a job with the San Francisco city attorney's office where she represented children in abuse and custody cases.

The only path forward is a transparent process that allows every senator to bring their ideas to the table. A member of the Democratic Party, Feinstein was Mayor of San Francisco from 1978 to 1988. No one intervened when R. Kelly was beaten in a Chicago prison in late August, the musician's attorneys said. If single-payer health care is going to mean the complete takeover by the government of all health care, I am not there. [51] By 2018, she opposed capital punishment. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote on Barrett’s nomination on Oct. 22 at 1 p.m. [60], Following the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court of the United States, Feinstein received a July 30, 2018 letter from Christine Blasey Ford in which Ford accused Kavanaugh of having sexually assaulted her in the 1980s.

Katherine Anne Feinstein is the only child of United States Senator Dianne Feinstein[1][3] and Judge Jack K. “If you take a look at [Brett] Kavanaugh, we may be short two senators because of that. This came as a surprise to many pundits, due to the potential candidacy of fellow California senator Kamala Harris, about whom Feinstein said "I'm a big fan of Sen. Harris, and I work with her. Can your children handle it? [30] Feinstein lost the endorsement of the California Democratic Party's executive board, which opted to support State Senator Kevin de León in the 2018 election;[31] however, she finished first in the state's "jungle primary" and was re-elected in the general election on November 6, 2018.[32]. [15][16] She remained on the Board for nine years. As a supervisor, she was considered part of the centrist bloc that included Dan White and was generally opposed to Moscone. [112], In 2015, she was named as one of The Forward 50.[113]. But she's brand-new here, so it takes a little bit of time to get to know somebody."[108][109]. However, once Barack Obama became the presumptive nominee for the party, she fully backed his candidacy. “I probably wasn’t the easiest teenager," she says, recalling one night in particular when she broke her curfew. [66] In January 2012, Feinstein met with representatives of technology companies, including Google and Facebook. So I suspect with her, it is deeply personal and comes with her religion,” a woman is heard saying Thursday during the fourth day of Barrett’s confirmation hearings. [46], In an April 2017 town hall meeting in San Francisco, Feinstein stated[47][48] that.

In the run-up to the 1984 Democratic National Convention, there was considerable media and public speculation that Mondale might pick Feinstein as his running mate.

“As a teenager, I was the most resentful of my mother not being like every other mother.”, Senator Feinstein admits that that being a full-time mother and full-time public servant requires sacrifices all around. Senators representing any state at the same time. [95] When asked about her relation with Beijing, Feinstein said, "I sometimes say that in my last life maybe I was Chinese. [9] While they were of German-Jewish ancestry,[10] they practiced the Russian Orthodox (Christian) faith, as was required for Jews residing in Saint Petersburg. She came into this world in the year 1956 or 1957 which has now made her reach at the age of 61 or 62. [1], In 2016, she was named by California Governor Jerry Brown to the Medical Board of California. [58], In February 2017, Feinstein requested that Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch provide information on cases in which he had assisted with decision making regarding either litigation or craft strategy. [116] By 2005, her net worth had increased to between US$43 million and US$99 million. The New York Post is required to delete all tweets containing its story on Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden before its Twitter account is unlocked, according to the tech giant. She delivered one of the most effective performances ever for a nominee seeking the job.

“Sen. Because Feinstein was elected to an unexpired term, she became a senator as soon as the election was certified in November while Boxer would not take office until the expiration of Cranston's term in January; thus Feinstein became California's senior senator, even though she was elected at the same time as Boxer and Boxer had previous congressional service. “There’s not a lot that Democrats can do to actually BLOCK this nomination but Feinstein giving this any air of legitimacy is a complete failure of leadership,” Pieklo added. A member of the Democratic Party, Feinstein was Mayor of San Francisco from 1978 to 1988.[1]. [27] Feinstein was re-elected in 1994, 2000, 2006, 2012, and 2018. She is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley (1980) and Hastings Law School (1984). ️ Sen. Feinstein hot mic talking about Judge Amy Coney Barrett: “She’s been pro-life for a long time. '”, Feinstein went on to note that Barrett has–like the president who nominated her–similarly criticized Roberts for his vote to uphold the ACA in the 2012 case of National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius, saying that she believed the chief justice pushed the law “beyond its plausible meaning to save the statute.”, But harping on ever-present Democratic fears regarding a potential 6-3 conservative majority’s rulings on issues like Obamacare isn’t what progressives and left-of-center court watchers were hoping for from Democrats during the morning session. Katherine Feinstein, the only daughter of Senator Dianne Feinstein, is accomplished in her own right. However, she was the only Democrat who joined a minority of Republicans in voting against a measure designed to prevent federal interference with states' medical marijuana laws. Or to keep it anonymous, click here. [97], Feinstein has served on the Senate's Select Committee on Intelligence since before 9/11 and her time on the committee has coincided with the Senate Report on Pre-war Intelligence on Iraq and the debates on the torture/"enhanced interrogation" of terrorists and alleged terrorists. [5] Later in 2016, she was once again named presiding judge of the San Francisco Superior Court. Senator. As a teenager, she attended the Convent of the Sacred Heart High School in San Francisco, where she graduated in 1951. S.F.
In 2012, Feinstein claimed the record for the most popular votes in any U.S. Senate election in history, having received 7.75 million votes. Feinstein has been married three times. [4] The court is composed of 52 judges and twelve commissioners. “And Roe entered into that, obviously.”, “There would be no opportunity for me to be a no vote on Roe,” Barrett responded. Senator from California and longest-serving female U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein was allegedly recorded discussing Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett’s stance on abortion and her Catholic faith. [57], After President Obama nominated Merrick Garland for the Supreme Court in March 2016, Feinstein met with Garland on April 6 and later called on Republicans to do "this institution the credit of sitting down, and meeting with him". [86], In July 2015, Feinstein announced her support for the Iran nuclear deal framework, tweeting that the deal would usher in "unprecedented & intrusive inspections to verify cooperation" on the part of Iran. [13] In 1960, Feinstein was appointed to the California Women's Parole Board by then-California Governor Pat Brown. Her maternal grandparents, the Rosenburg family, were from Saint Petersburg, Russia. [40], In 2017, Feinstein criticized the banning of transgender enlistments in the military under the Trump administration. [22] Feinstein also oversaw planning policies to increase the number of high-rise buildings in San Francisco.[23].

According to a spokesperson, Feinstein "is doing all she can to ensure that the bill is balanced and protects the intellectual property concerns of the content community without unfairly burdening legitimate businesses such as Internet search engines". [95][96] She promoted stronger business ties between China and Taiwan over confrontation, and suggested that the U.S. patiently "use two-way trade across Taiwan Strait as a platform for more political dialogue and closer ties."[96]. All rights reserved. Although she won the Democratic Party's nomination for the office, she lost in the general election to Republican Senator Pete Wilson, who vacated his seat in the Senate to assume the governorship. Feinstein was the author of the 1994 Federal Assault Weapons Ban which expired in 2004. She suggested, in an oft-quoted sound bite, that Barrett’s Catholic faith was “of concern.”, “Why is it that so many of us on this side have this very uncomfortable feeling that dogma and law are two different things, and I think whatever a religion is, it has its own dogma. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) was heavily criticized over her performance during Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett on Monday. Katherine Feinstein, the only daughter of Senator Dianne Feinstein, is accomplished in her own right.

[3] Feinstein was first elected on the same ballot as her peer Barbara Boxer, and the two women became California's first female U.S. [93], In September 2017, following President Trump delivering his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly in which he threatened North Korea, Feinstein released a statement disagreeing with his remarks: "Trump's bombastic threat to destroy North Korea and his refusal to present any positive pathways forward on the many global challenges we face are severe disappointments. Days after Obama amassed enough delegates to win the Democratic Party nomination, Feinstein lent her Washington, D.C., home to both Clinton and Obama to have a private one-on-one meeting. The legislation was approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee on May 21, 2015. [88], In July 2017, Feinstein voted in favor of the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act that grouped together sanctions against Iran, Russia and North Korea. archbishop to hold exorcism at site of toppled Junípero Serra statue in... Bay Area political events: Women’s Marches, voter suppression. [12] Feinstein graduated from Convent of the Sacred Heart High School, San Francisco in 1951 and from Stanford University in 1955 with a Bachelor of Arts in History. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) was heavily criticized over her performance during Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett on Monday. [121], A 2019 film, The Report,[122] about the investigation by the Senate Intelligence Committee into the CIA's use of torture, extensively features Feinstein, who was portrayed by Annette Bening. Foreign Policy wrote that she had a "reputation as a staunch defender of NSA practices and [of] the White House's refusal to stand by collection activities targeting foreign leaders".

She believes that deeper cross-strait economic integration "will one day lead to political integration and will ultimately provide the solution"[96] to the Taiwan issue.

The law is totally different. [80][81] Feinstein commented on the bill, saying, "The common thread in each of these shootings is the gunman used a semi-automatic assault weapon or large capacity ammunition magazines. After losing a race for governor in 1990, Feinstein won a 1992 special election to the U.S.

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