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Shelley Capito's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Shelley Moore Capito
Office: U.S. House (WV) - District 2, Republican
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 13, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Charles; 3 Children: Charles, Moore, Shelley
Birth Date: 11/26/1953
Birth Place: Glendale, WV
Home City: Charleston, WV
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
June 20, 2014 Rep. Capito Votes to Fund National Defense
May 22, 2014 Rep. Capito: House Provides for National Defense
April 10, 2014 Letter to Howard "Buck" Mckeon, Chairman and Adam Smith, Ranking Member of the U.S. Armed Services Committee - Funding for the Modernization and Recapitalization of the Air National Guard C-130 Fleet
Feb. 5, 2014 Rep. Capito Supports Army National Guard
Sept. 4, 2013 Metro News- Where the Delegation Stands on Syria
June 14, 2013 Capito Votes to Protect Our Troops and Prepare for Future Threats
June 14, 2013 Capito Votes to Protect Our Troops and Prepare for Future Threats
Oct. 12, 2012 E-News Update
Sept. 12, 2012 Capito Condemns Killing of Americans in Libya
Jan. 12, 2012 Leader Cantor, Bipartisan House Delegation Discuss Iran, Strategic Issues With Middle East Allies
Sept. 15, 2011 Steel Caucus Sends Letter to Secretary Panetta: Urges DoD to Use Only American-Melted Armor Steel
Sept. 14, 2011 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit - "Cybersecurity: Threats to the Financial Sector."
Sept. 12, 2011 Letter to Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta
Sept. 11, 2011 The Wheeling News Register - Congressional Leaders: Much Has Been Done Since 9/11
July 12, 2010 Capito Returns from Official Visit to Afghanistan: First House Delegation to Meet General Petreaus in his New Role as Commander of the International Security Force in Afghanistan
March 11, 2010 Capito Votes Against Afghanistan Retreat
Dec. 2, 2009 Capito Statement On President Obama's Afghanistan Address
July 30, 2009 House Approves Defense Appropriations Measure
June 16, 2009 Capito Says Bill Should Fund Troops, Not Bail Out Foreign Govts
May 14, 2009 Capito Applauds Bipartisan Vote on Funding for US Troops
Sept. 23, 2008 Defense Production Act Extension and Reauthorization of 2008
Sept. 10, 2008 Reichert Pleased with DoD Announcement on Tanker Contract
Sept. 9, 2008 Reichert, Members Discuss Trip to Afghanistan, Pakistan and Vienna
June 20, 2008 Capito Statement on Terrorist Surveillance Bill
May 22, 2008 Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009
May 22, 2008 Capito Amendment Included in National Defense Authorization
Nov. 14, 2007 Capito Statement on House Iraq Vote
Nov. 8, 2007 Homeowners' Defense Act of 2007
Nov. 8, 2007 Homeowners' Defense Act of 2007
July 31, 2007 Capito Supports Legislation to Close Terrorist Loophole, Strengthen American Intelligence Capabilities
May 24, 2007 Capito: Congress Finally Funds the Troops
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Jan. 11, 2007 Capito Statement on President's New Iraq Strategy
Sept. 27, 2006 Press Releases - Rep. Capito: Defense Appropriations Bill Will Help Protect Our Troops
May 10, 2006 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5122, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007
April 26, 2006 Capito Votes to Strengthen Intelligence Community's Ability to Fight War
Feb. 7, 2006 Letter to Rumsfeld Critical of Proposed National Guard Cutbacks
Aug. 26, 2005 West Virginia keeping its Aircraft is a Sweet Victory, Capito Says
Aug. 5, 2005 Letter to the Anthony Principi, Base Realignment and Closure Commission Chairman - 130thAirlift Wing of the West Virginia National Guard
Aug. 5, 2005 Letter to the Honorable Anthony Principi, Chairman Base Realignment and Closure Commission, and the 8 BRAC Commissioners
June 20, 2005 Pay Raise for Soldiers Will Help Keep the Bill Collector Out of the War Zone, Capito Says
May 26, 2005 Recommendation Made Without All the Facts, Capito Says
May 25, 2005 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2006
May 19, 2005 Capito Invitation to BRAC Commission
May 11, 2005 Letter to President Bush
May 10, 2005 Capito Wants West Virginia Five to Lay Down the Law on BRAC Commission
Feb. 1, 2005 Death Gratuity Proposal Good First Step, DoD Should Expand Efforts to Include all Soldiers
Jan. 31, 2005 Capito: Servicemen and Women Personify Courage and Dedication
May 19, 2004 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Defense and National Security
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