"Maria Elaine Cantwell" is the Senior Senator/junior United States Senate/United States Senator from the state of Washington (U.S. state)/Washington, serving since 2001. A member of the Democratic Party (United States)/Democratic Party, she previously served in the Washington House of Representatives from 1987 to 1993 and then in the United States House of Representatives from from 1993 to 1995, after which she worked as an executive for RealNetworks. She is Washington's second female senator, after Patty Murray. She served as chairwoman of the United States Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship/Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous politicians! More Maria Cantwell on Wikipedia.
I believe that we must work to reduce the number of unwanted pregnancies through education and family planning. But I also believe that our Constitution protects a woman's right to privacy, and that this constitutional right encompasses the decision of whether to terminate a pregnancy.Maria Cantwell