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Tom Rooney's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' J. Rooney
Office: U.S. House (FL) - District 17, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 17
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Tara; 3 Children: Tommy, Sean, Seamus
Birth Date: 11/21/1970
Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA
Home City: Tequesta, FL
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: National Defense
Issue Position: Securing Our Homeland
Issue Position: Securing America
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
May 9, 2014 Justice Department Directed To Do More To Help Victims Of Fort Hood Terrorist Attack
May 27, 2013 The Tampa Tribune - Help Wasn't Coming in Benghazi: The New Reality
May 22, 2013 Rooney: Keystone Means Jobs, Energy, Security
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
May 7, 2013 Nidal Hassan's Actions should be Classified as Terrorism
May 6, 2013 Letter to Honorable Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Fort Hood Attack
March 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew - Iran Sanctions
June 21, 2012 Letter to Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano
June 14, 2012 Westmoreland Joins Other House Members in Seeking National Security Answers from Inspectors General
May 17, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 17, 2012 Rooney Praises Amendment to Re-Affirm, Protect Americans' Rights
Feb. 27, 2012 Federal Restricted Buildings and Grounds Improvement Act of 2011
Jan. 18, 2012 Rooney: Obama Keystone Decision Costs Jobs, Hurts National Security
Dec. 16, 2011 Rooney: Intelligence Bill Key to Keeping Americans Safe
Nov. 18, 2011 The Palm Beach Post -ICYMI: Rooney: The Devastating Consequences of $1 Trillion in Defense Cuts
Nov. 3, 2011 Rooney: Chinese Economic Espionage Hurts American Jobs, Threatens Security
Sept. 30, 2011 Rooney Statement on Killing of al-Awlaki
Sept. 9, 2011 Rooney: Intelligence Authorization Bill Critical to American Security
May 4, 2011 Rooney Opposes Backdoor Effort to Restart Extra Engine F-35 Program
May 2, 2011 Rooney Statement on Death of Osama bin Laden
April 20, 2011 Rooney Visits Afghanistan to Discuss Transition of Security to Afghan Forces
March 10, 2011 Rooney Introduces Bill to Assist Victims, Families of Terrorist Attacks
March 3, 2011 Rooney Introduces Criminal Alien Removal Act
Jan. 12, 2011 ICYMI: Rooney Discusses Security after Arizona Tragedy on Dylan Ratigan Show
Dec. 22, 2010 Rooney Supports House Passage of 9/11 Health and Compensation Act
Nov. 29, 2010 Letter To The Editor, The Palm Beach Post
Nov. 19, 2010 Rooney Statement on TSA Pat-Downs, Full-Body Scans
Sept. 23, 2010 Rooney Presents "A Pledge to America"
Aug. 5, 2010 Rooney Pushes Criminal Alien Removal Bill
July 30, 2010 Op-Ed - Lifting the Travel Ban Would Prop up Castro Regime
July 28, 2010 House Passes Rooney Bill to Help Secret Service Secure Restricted Areas
July 27, 2010 Federal Restricted Buildings and Grounds Improvement Act of 2010
July 15, 2010 Rooney Votes to Pass National Flood Insurance Reform Bill
June 24, 2010 Rooney Announces House Passage of Flood Insurance Extension
June 23, 2010 Rooney Calls on President to Address Congress on Afghanistan
May 20, 2010 Rooney: House Armed Services Committee Approves National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2011
March 10, 2010 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
March 4, 2010 Rooney Introduces Legislation To Improve Intelligence Sharing To Prevent Future Terrorist Attacks
March 2, 2010 Try Detainees In Cuba
Feb. 3, 2010 Rooney Statement On USDA Disaster Declaration
Dec. 15, 2009 Iran Refined Petroleum Sanctions Act Of 2009
Nov. 18, 2009 Rooney Votes To Approve Fire Grants Bill
Nov. 13, 2009 Rooney Criticizes Announcement To Bring 9/11 Mastermind To NYC For Trial
Oct. 8, 2009 Turning Point In War On Terrorism
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