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Jason Chaffetz's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Jason Chaffetz
Office: U.S. House (UT) - District 3, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 3
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Julie; 3 Children: Max, Ellis, Kate
Birth Date: 03/26/1967
Birth Place: Los Gatos, CA
Home City: Alpine, UT
Religion: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
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Date Title
Dec. 30, 2013 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript: Benghazi Embassy Attack and Investigation
Sept. 15, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Syria
Aug. 2, 2013 Lawmakers Work to Keep U.S. Taxpayer Dollars Out of Terrorist Hands
Aug. 1, 2013 Lawmakers Work to Keep U.S. Taxpayer Dollars Our of Terrorist Hands
May 19, 2013 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript - Benghazi
May 8, 2013 U.S. News and World Report - Why Benghazi Matters
April 24, 2013 Center for Public Integrity - Pentagon Claims $757 Million Overbilling by Contractor in Afghanistan
Feb. 13, 2013 Chairman Chaffetz calls for DOD Accountability in Afghan Funding
Dec. 17, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Holder: DOJ Rule to Change to NCTC
Oct. 16, 2012 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Oct. 12, 2012 Fox News "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript
Oct. 12, 2012 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
Oct. 11, 2012 Fox News "Hannity" - Transcript
Oct. 2, 2012 Oversight Presses for Answers: Diplomats in Libya Requested Additional Security, Washington Officials Denied the Resources
Sept. 24, 2012 Reps. Chaffetz and Tierney Introduce Bi-partisan Bill to Prevent Taxpayer Waste in Afghanistan
Sept. 23, 2012 The Salt Lake Tribune - Chaffetz, Why Oversight Matters
Sept. 20, 2012 Chaffetz Continues Efforts to Find Solutions to Taxpayer Waste in Afghanistan
Sept. 19, 2012 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript
Sept. 13, 2012 Chairman Chaffetz Questions SIGAR on Afghanistan Transparency
July 12, 2012 Chairman Chaffetz Is Pleased with Pentagon's Stolen Valor Database
May 24, 2012 Chaffetz and Tierney Investigate Multi-Billion Dollar Defense Food Contract in Afghanistan
April 26, 2012 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
April 26, 2012 Federal Information Security Amendments Act of 2012
Nov. 28, 2011 Oversight Committee Leaders Request Dover AFB Remains-Handling Documents from Secretary Panetta
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to Michael Donley, Secretary of the United States Air Force
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act. 2012
June 3, 2011 Libya War Powers Resolution
May 23, 2011 Chaffetz and Welch continue bipartisan push to end the war in Afghanistan; will offer amendment to Pentagon legislation
May 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
May 1, 2011 Congressman Chaffetz' Statement on the Death of Osama Bin Laden
March 17, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
Dec. 17, 2010 Chaffetz to Chair Oversight Subcommittee on National Security, Homeland Defense and Foreign Operations
July 27, 2010 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
March 16, 2010 Utah Congressional Delegation to Obama: Don't Ground Project Constellation
Feb. 18, 2010 Statement From Congressman Chaffetz Regarding 9-11
Nov. 30, 2009 Afghanistan: Mr. President, My Recommendations
Oct. 26, 2009 American Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan
June 24, 2009 Joint Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee And national Security And Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee - Afghanistan And Pakistan: Oversight Of A New Interagency Strategy
June 12, 2008 Salt Lake Tribune - Incumbent Cannon, Challenger Chaffetz Debate Solutions to Economic Woes
Oct. 15, 2007 Chaffetz: Cannon Wrong on Iraq Contractors
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Strong National Defense
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: National Security
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Strong National Defense
Issue Position: National Defense
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