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Jared Polis' Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Jared Polis
Office: U.S. House (CO) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Partner: Marlon Reis
Birth Date: 05/12/1975
Birth Place: Boulder, CO
Home City: Boulder, CO
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Iraq
July 31, 2014 Kurdistan
May 22, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Bipartisan Push to End Off-Budget Military Spending
May 22, 2014 Whitfield, Polis, Perlmutter Praise Inclusion of Cold War Atomic Worker Benefits Amendment in NDAA
May 21, 2014 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 4435, Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015; And Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3361, USA FREEDOM Act
May 21, 2014 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 4435, Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015; And Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3361, USA FREEDOM Act
Dec. 20, 2013 Representatives Polis and Vargas Fight for DACA Individuals Eager to Join Military
Aug. 28, 2013 Politico - Anti-War Democrats Speak Up on Syria
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 23, 2013 Reps. Nadler, Garamendi, Polis Introduce Amendment to Cut Unrequested, Unproven Weapons System
July 11, 2013 Polis Opposes Energy and Water Appropriations Bill
July 9, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2609, Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
June 14, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Sept. 11, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5544, Minnesota Education Investment and Employment Act, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5949, FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
May 17, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 17, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 16, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4970, Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4310, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
April 26, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3523, Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act; Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4628, Interest Rate Reduction Act; and for Other Purposes
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 14, 2011 Conference Report on H.R. 1540, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 26, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
July 7, 2011 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2012
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 24, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1216, Repealing Mandatory Funding for Graduate Medical Education; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1540, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012; and Waiving Requirement of Clause 6(a) of Rule XIII...
May 2, 2011 Polis Statement on Death of Osama bin Laden
April 25, 2011 Joint Statement by Respect for Marriage Act Sponsors on King & Spalding's Withdrawal from DOMA Defense
April 13, 2011 Polis Reacts to President's Deficit Reduction Plan
April 13, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1473, Department of Defense and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011; Providing for Consideration of H.Con.Res. 35, Correcting the Enrollment of H.R. 1473; and Providing for Consideration of H.Con.Res. 36, Corr
April 7, 2011 Department of Defense and Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
March 17, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
March 16, 2011 Landmark Legislation to Repeal the Discriminatory Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is Introduced
March 10, 2011 Letter to Pete King, U.S. Representative, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman - Homegrown Terrorism
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
March 1, 2011 Further Continuing Appropriations Amendments, 2011
Feb. 18, 2011 Polis Pushes to Cut Deficit by Trimming Troops
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 16, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 514, Extending Counter-Terrorism Authorities
Dec. 8, 2010 Waiving Requirement of Clause 6(a) of Rule XIII With Respect to Consideration of Certain Resolutions and Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
July 27, 2010 Providing for Consideration of House Concurrent Resolution 301, Pakistan War Powers Resolution
July 1, 2010 Providing for Consideration of Senate Amendments to H.R. 4899, Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010
May 27, 2010 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5136, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
April 15, 2010 The Progressive Caucus
March 10, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of House Concurrent Resolution 248, Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
Dec. 17, 2009 Op-Ed: No Good Reason To Be In Afghanistan
Dec. 1, 2009 Polis Statement On Afghanistan Troop Increase
Oct. 8, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of Conference Report On H.R. 2647, National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
Sept. 15, 2009 Nadler, Baldwin And Polis Introduce The Respect for Marriage Act To Repeal The Defense Of Marriage Act (DOMA)
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