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Jason Chaffetz's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
Abraham First name only
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Brian Wonnacott
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Date Title
March 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Benghazi Terrorists Be Brought to Justice
Nov. 25, 2013 Letter to Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Rand Beers - Demanding More Information from DHS on Libya Policy
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Charles Edwards, Department of Homeland Security Deputy Inspector General - Regarding USSS Culture Report
Aug. 2, 2013 Lawmakers Work to Keep U.S. Taxpayer Dollars Out of Terrorist Hands
June 14, 2013 Fox News "Hannity" - Transcript - Investigations into Attorney General Holder's Actions
May 22, 2013 Letter to Honorable James M. Cole, Deputy Attorney General - AP Wiretapping
May 14, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - AP Wiretapping and Benghazi
May 6, 2013 FOX "Hannity" - Benghazi Attacks
May 5, 2013 FOX NEWS "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript - Benghazi
April 23, 2013 FOX - "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript - Background of Boston Bombing Suspect
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. 11, 2012 Fox News "Hannity" - Transcript
Oct. 9, 2012 Inspector General Confirms TSA Meltdown
Oct. 2, 2012 Oversight Presses for Answers: Diplomats in Libya Requested Additional Security, Washington Officials Denied the Resources
Sept. 23, 2012 The Salt Lake Tribune - Chaffetz, Why Oversight Matters
Sept. 19, 2012 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript
April 26, 2012 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
April 26, 2012 Federal Information Security Amendments Act of 2012
Jan. 1, 2012 Jason Chaffetz: Effective from Day One
Nov. 28, 2011 Oversight Committee Leaders Request Dover AFB Remains-Handling Documents from Secretary Panetta
Oct. 5, 2011 Cybersecurity Task Force Releases Recommendations
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act. 2012
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 Statement on Death of Osama bin Laden
April 13, 2011 Letter to the Honorable John S. Pistole, Adminstrator, Transportation Security Administration
March 17, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
Dec. 17, 2010 Chaffetz to Chair Oversight Subcommittee on National Security, Homeland Defense and Foreign Operations
Nov. 22, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President, United States
July 27, 2010 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
June 21, 2010 Letter to the Honorable James L. Oberstar, the Honorable John L. Mica, the Honorable Jerry F. Costello, and the Honorable Thomas E. Petri
May 26, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security
Feb. 18, 2010 Statement From Congressman Chaffetz Regarding 9-11
Dec. 30, 2009 PBS "NewsHour" - Transcript
Nov. 30, 2009 Afghanistan: Mr. President, My Recommendations
Sept. 28, 2009 Chaffetz Not Surprised White House Likely Unable To Shutter GITMO On Obama's Timeline
Sept. 25, 2009 Chaffetz' Comments Regarding TSA
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 4, 2009 Chaffetz' Bipartisan Amendment To Help Protect Americans' Privacy Passes By Wide Margin
May 6, 2009 Thanking The Troops Who Serve In Guantanamo Bay
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: National Security
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Strong National Defense
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