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James Lankford's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: James Lankford
Office: U.S. House (OK) - District 5, Republican Majority Policy Committee Chair
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cindy; 2 Children: Hannah, Jordan
Birth Date: 03/04/1968
Birth Place: Dallas, TX
Home City: Edmond, OK
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
July 21, 2014 Oklahoma Delegation Urges Obama Administration to Reconsider Use of Ft. Sill to House Unaccompanied Alien Children
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ensuring Religious Minorities are Protected
June 18, 2014 Lankford Statement on the Capture of Benghazi Terror Suspect Ahmed Abu Khatallah
April 15, 2014 Letter to Deborah Lee James, Secretary of the Air Force - Religious Freedom in the Air Force
Jan. 15, 2014 Benghazi
Sept. 19, 2013 Lankford: Failure to Meet Minimum Security Standards 'Unacceptable'
Sept. 4, 2013 Lankford Tells Constituents He Does Not Support US Intervention in Syria
May 14, 2013 Lankford Disappointed in Defense Department Plans to Furlough Workers
May 8, 2013 Lankford Focuses on Security Concerns in Benghazi Hearing
Feb. 27, 2013 The Sequestration Myth
Feb. 4, 2013 The Oklahoman - House Republicans again will try to avert deep military spending cuts, Oklahoma lawmakers say
Oct. 25, 2012 The Oklahoman - Oklahoma Rep. James Lankford Criticizes Administration After Emails Emerge About Libya Attack
Oct. 24, 2012 Lankford: When Will Americans Hear the Truth?
Oct. 16, 2012 Timeline of Remarks on Libya Does Not Add Up
Oct. 15, 2012 The Hill - Let's Call a Terrorist Attack a Terrorist Attack
Oct. 12, 2012 The Oklahoman - Rep. James Lankford, of Oklahoma, Says State Department Erred Before Attack on U.S. Consulate in Libya
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 12, 2012 Lankford: Attack in Libya an Assault on American Values
May 18, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 10, 2012 Sequester Replacement Reconciliation Act of 2012
March 12, 2012 Edmond Sun - State Welcomes National Guard Troops Home
Dec. 20, 2011 Lankford Contracting Bill Passes with Defense Authorization Act
Dec. 14, 2011 The Oklahoman - U.S. Rep. James Lankford Learns a Lot on Weekend Trip to Afghanistan
Dec. 13, 2011 Lankford Travels to Afghanistan to Visit the Troops, Assess Current Situation on the Ground
Nov. 2, 2011 Inhofe, Coburn, Cole & Lankford Praise Air Force Announcement
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell
July 14, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Spending Levels and the Debt Ceiling
April 15, 2011 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2012
Jan. 23, 2010 Issue Position: National Security
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