Skip to content

Civil Rights and Liberties

Protecting the civil rights and liberties of all individuals is one of the most important responsibilities for Members of Congress, and one that I take seriously. While some are working to turn back the clock and undo much of the progress our country has seen in the past sixty years, I will continue to work diligently against all forms of discrimination whether in the voting booth, workplace, school, or in public accommodations. We must continue to protect the right to vote, ensure that women are able to make their own reproductive healthcare decisions, work towards closing the gender-pay gap, and limit the use of surveillance into the private lives of the American people.

More on Civil Rights and Liberties

February 6th, 2012
Grijalva Will Lead Feb. 10 Congressional Hearing, Rally for Justice Along Nogales Border Area and in Tucson to Highlight Conditions
January 24th, 2012
Grijalva Leads Hispanic Caucus Letter to Dept. of Education Calling for Mexican-American Studies Support, Civil Rights Investigation
December 15th, 2011
Grijalva Highlights Justice Dept. Findings of Racial Profiling, Severe Constitutional Violations by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio
December 5th, 2011
Grijalva Calls for Immediate Resignation of Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio – Office Has Mishandled More Than 400 Sex Crimes
December 2nd, 2011
Grijalva Joined by More Than 30 Members of Congress in Calling on State Sec. Clinton to Raise Human Rights Concerns With Mexico
September 23rd, 2011
Grants and Grant Availability in Southern Arizona For The Week of September 23 From The Office of Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva
August 19th, 2011
Rep. Grijalva Statement on DHS Immigration Policy Announcement
July 28th, 2011
Grijalva Celebrates the Life of Richard Estrada Chávez: Friend, Long-Time Civil Rights and Union Leader, Advocate for Working People
July 13th, 2011
Grijalva Questions House Education Committee Chairman Bill to Allow States, School Districts to Defund Minority Education Programs
June 29th, 2011
Grijalva Joined By Broad Cross-Section of Members of Congress In Praising Yesterday’s First Ever Senate Hearing on The DREAM Act