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Jared Polis' Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Partner: Marlon Reis
Birth Date: 05/12/1975
Birth Place: Boulder, CO
Home City: Boulder, CO
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 31, 2014 Letter to Hal Rogers, Nita Lowey, Robert Aderholt and Sam Farr - Request for Disaster Relief Programs
Feb. 5, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary, US Department of Agriculture and Tom Tidwell, Chief, US Forest Service - Confront Flood Recovery, Support Mitigation Efforts in National Forests
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary, Department of Housing and Urban Development - Additional HUD Flood Recovery Funds
Oct. 23, 2013 Tipton, Ruiz, Cook, Polis Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Proactively Reduce Wildfire Risks
Oct. 21, 2013 Colorado Congressional Delegation, Governor Mark Access to New Emergency Transportation Funding
Oct. 18, 2013 Letter to Administrator Craig Fugate, Federal Emergency Management Administration - Make Flood Assistance Available to More Counties, Extend Application Deadlines
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter Chairman Doc Hastings - Colorado Natural Disasters and Flooding
Aug. 28, 2013 Politico - Anti-War Democrats Speak Up on Syria
Aug. 2, 2013 Rep. Zoe Lofgren and Bipartisan Congressional Coalition Introduce Surveillance Order Reporting Act
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 24, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
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 17, 2013 SBA Makes Disaster Loans Available for West Fork Fire Area
July 16, 2013 Cohen Bill to Bring Balance and Transparency to FISA Court Gains Bipartisan Support in House
June 18, 2013 NSA Surveillance: Polis, Amash, Conyers Introduce Major Bill
June 18, 2013 Rep. Yoho Co-Sponsors Bipartisan LIBERT-E Act
June 6, 2013 Polis Issues Statement After Voting NO on Homeland Security Funding Bill
June 5, 2013 Polis, Chu, Cárdenas Introduce Amendment to Defund Controversial 287(g) Program
April 17, 2013 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
Feb. 21, 2013 Letter to Secretary Donovan - Wildfire Recovery Funds
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
Sept. 11, 2012 Statement on the 11th Anniversary of the September 11 Attacks
June 28, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
June 27, 2012 Colorado Congressional Delegation United In Fight Against Colorado Fires
April 26, 2012 Bipartisan Polis Privacy Amendment Added to Cybersecurity Bill
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
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 26, 2011 Patriot Sunsets Extension Act of 2011
March 17, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
March 10, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Pete King, U.S. Representative, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman
Feb. 16, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 514, Extending Counter-Terrorism Authorities
Feb. 10, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 514, Extending Counter-Terrorism Authorities
Jan. 4, 2011 Polis Denounces Decision to Bring Draconian Secure Communities Program to Colorado
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
April 15, 2010 The Progressive Caucus
March 10, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of House Concurrent Resolution 248, Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
Feb. 4, 2010 Polis Amendment Strengthens Cybersecurity Scholarship Program
Feb. 3, 2010 Cybersecurity Enhancement Act Of 2009
Dec. 17, 2009 Op-Ed: No Good Reason To Be In Afghanistan
Dec. 1, 2009 Polis Statement On Afghanistan Troop Increase
June 22, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President Of The United States
June 10, 2009 Creation Of New Jobs Through Clean Energy Technology
May 5, 2009 Polis Statement on Vote Against 2009 Defense Supplemental Appropriations Bill
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