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Ron Barber's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Ron Barber
Office: U.S. House (AZ) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 06/12/2012
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Nancy; 2 Children: Jenny, Crissi
Birth Date: 08/25/1945
Birth Place: Wakefield, England
Home City: Tucson, AZ
Date Title
June 18, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 10, 2014 U.S Rep. Ron Barber's Statement on Appropriations Committee Failure to Stand Up for the A-10
May 29, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Calls on Appropriations to Fully Fun A-10
May 22, 2014 National Defense Authorization Act
May 22, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber's Action to Keep A-10 Flying in 2015 Passes House
May 20, 2014 U.S. Rep Ron Barber Urges Senate to Protect A-10 This Week
May 20, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber's Statement on White House Opposition to Saving the A-10
May 8, 2014 US Rep. Ron Barber Votes to Prevent Army from Taking Helicopters from Guard's Base in Marana
May 6, 2014 ICYMI: US Rep. Barber Rejects Proposal to Store A-10, Calling it "Divestment by Another Name"
April 10, 2014 U.S Rep. Ron Barber Speaks with Senators McCain and Ayotte to Protect the A-10
March 25, 2014 Ron Barber Fights for Fort Huachuca in Questioning of Top Army Officials
March 18, 2014 US Representative Ron Barber Returning to Tuscon After Trip to Afghanistan
March 14, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Unsatisfied With Air Force Answers on A-10 Replacement
March 11, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Denounces Air Force Plans to Start Retiring A-10s Next Year
March 6, 2014 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Tells Pentagon Leaders that Retiring A-10 Would Be 'Grave Mistake'
Feb. 24, 2014 US Rep. Ron Barber Pledges to Continue the Fight to Save the A-10
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Funding for the A-10 Thunderbolt II
Dec. 27, 2013 US Rep. Ron Barber on President Signing NDAA Bill: 'Important Step to Protect the A-10'
Dec. 12, 2013 Joint Explanatory Statement to Accompany the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, Subcommittee on Defense and Pete Visclosky, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Denfense - Combat Rescue Helicopter Program
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Martin Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Department of Defense - A-10 Thunderbolt II
Oct. 10, 2013 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Speaks at Pentagon to Honor Former Congresswoman Giffords
Oct. 9, 2013 Department of Defense Survivor Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 9, 2013 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber's Legislation for Families of Fallen Service Members Passes House Unanimously
Oct. 8, 2013 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Fights for Families of Fallen Service Members Harmed by Shutdown
Oct. 8, 2013 Fallen Heroes and Families Assistance Act
Oct. 8, 2013 October 8 Newsleter
Oct. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Implement Additional Sanctions on Iran
Sept. 20, 2013 Letter to Secretary of the Air Force Mark Fanning, Air Force Chief of Staff Mark Welsh - Save A-10 Thunderbolt II
Sept. 18, 2013 Sequestration
Aug. 31, 2013 US Rep. Ron Baber's Statement on Today's Developments Involving Syria
Aug. 30, 2013 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber's Statement on Syria
Aug. 8, 2013 Arizona Daily Star - Barber in Israel Pitching City Tech
July 24, 2013 US Rep. Ron Barber Supports Funding for Strong National Defense
July 8, 2013 U.S. Rep Barber's Statement on First Round of Defense Civilian Furloughs
June 27, 2013 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber's Statement on Today's Air Force F-35 Basing Decision
June 26, 2013 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber's Statement on Impact at Fort Huachuca From Army's Force Reductions
June 14, 2013 U.S. Rep Ron Barber Votes for Strong National Defense
June 6, 2013 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Votes for DHS Budget, Criticizes Lack of Attention to Sequestration
May 30, 2013 Congressman Says Furloughs of 8,423 Defense Civilians Costing Arizona $28 Million is Unacceptable and the Wrong Approach
May 24, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of U.S. Department of Defense - ENC Military Bases
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
April 23, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Civilian Furloughs
March 22, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Israel's Iron Dome
March 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - On the Ranking of the Distinguished Warfare Medal
Dec. 20, 2012 US Rep. Ron Barber Supports Critical National Security Funding
Sept. 20, 2012 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Questions Investigator in Fast and Furious Probe
Sept. 18, 2012 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Welcomes $23.5 Million in Contracts for Southern Arizona Military Installations
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Secretary Michael B. Donley, Department of the Air Force
Sept. 12, 2012 U.S. Rep. Ron Barber's Statement on Attack in Libya that Killed Four Americans
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