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Marco Rubio's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Marco Rubio
Office: U.S. Senate (FL) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jeannette; 4 Children: Amanda, Daniella, Anthony, Dominic
Birth Date: 05/28/1971
Birth Place: Miami, FL
Home City: West Miami, FL
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
June 4, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript:
June 3, 2014 USA Today - Sen. Rubio: POW Swap Endangers Americans
June 3, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Taliban Prisoner Exchange
May 9, 2014 Senators Express Concerns over Maritime Dispute in South China Sea, Call Chinese Actions "Troubling"
April 24, 2014 Foreign Policy - I Come Bearing … Reassurance
March 3, 2014 Senators Cornyn, Risch and Rubio: Gottemoeller Nomination Should Not Move Forward
Feb. 24, 2014 Rubio Comments On Obama Administration's Upcoming Defense Budget
Jan. 16, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013 -- Motion To Proceed -- Continued
Jan. 15, 2014 FOX "Sean Hannity" - Transcript: Benghazi
Jan. 12, 2014 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript: New Jersey Port Authority Scandal, Unemployment Benefits, and Robert Gates
Dec. 6, 2013 Rubio Welcomes USS New York To Mayport
Dec. 6, 2013 The Tampa Tribune - ICYMI: Rubio: D.C. Dysfunction Hurting Military, Veterans
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to Taiwanese Ambassador Cui Tiankai - Rubio Joins Colleagues In Opposing Chinese Actions In East China Sea
Dec. 3, 2013 Rubio Delivers Major Speech In London On The Transatlantic Alliance
Nov. 20, 2013 Restoring Principle: A Foreign Policy Worthy of the American Dream
Nov. 6, 2013 Senate Intelligence Committee Approves Rubio & King Amendment to Provide Independent Check on Targeting Decisions
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Pressure on Iran
Sept. 11, 2013 Fox News - Many Questions, Scant Justice from Obama White House One Year After Benghazi Attacks
Sept. 4, 2013 Rubio: My Vote Against Military Action in Syria
Sept. 3, 2013 Rubio: Mismanagement May Have Left Us With No Good Options Left In Syria
Sept. 3, 2013 Rubio: No Military Action In Syria Without Clear & Achievable Goal
June 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State of U.S. Department of State - Nuclear Arsenal Reduction
May 23, 2013 Rubio Responds To Obama's Counterterrorism Policy Speech
March 20, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Light Air Support Aircraft for Afghanistan
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
March 19, 2013 Casey, Rubio Announce Legislation to Aid the Syrian People
Feb. 28, 2013 Graham Introduces Resolution Expressing Support for U.S.-Israeli Relationship & Concerns about Iranian Nuclear Program
Feb. 21, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Withdraw Hagel Nomination
Feb. 20, 2013 Senator Rubio Meets With Israeli President Peres And Prime Minister Netanyahu
Feb. 12, 2013 Senator Rubio Releases Statement On North Korean Nuclear Test
Jan. 31, 2013 Senator Rubio To Oppose Hagel's Confirmation For Secretary Of Defense
Dec. 30, 2012 Miami Herald - Crucial time for our hemisphere
Dec. 26, 2012 Fox News.com - The lessons of Benghazi
Dec. 21, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Step Up Pressure, Prevent Nuclear Iran
Dec. 20, 2012 Under Rubio Questioning, State Dept. Admits Senior Leadership Failed to Resolve Benghazi Security Concerns
Dec. 19, 2012 Rubio Statement on Independent Report Regarding Attacks on U.S. Mission Facility and Annex in Benghazi
Dec. 19, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran
Nov. 29, 2012 CNN - We Still Need Answers on Benghazi
Nov. 15, 2012 Human Events - Rubio Calls on Clinton, Petraeus to Testify on Benghazi
Nov. 2, 2012 Senators Rubio & Ayotte Concerned by State Department's Benghazi Investigation
Oct. 25, 2012 Senator Rubio Laments Delay of Senate Hearing on Libya Terrorist Attack
Oct. 21, 2012 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
Oct. 21, 2012 CBS "Face the Nation with Bob Schieffer" - Transcript
Oct. 16, 2012 CNN - Rubio: Syria Policy Risks Trading a Tyrant for Extremists
Oct. 11, 2012 Leading House and Senate Republicans Urge President to Rethink Issuing Cybersecurity Executive Order
Oct. 10, 2012 Senator Rubio Comments on House's Libya Hearing, Calls for Senate Hearing
Sept. 20, 2012 The Middle East
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Vice President of the European Commission, European Union
Sept. 13, 2012 Rubio Calls President Morsi of Egypt's Response to Terrorist Attacks on Embassy "Unacceptable"
Sept. 12, 2012 Senator Rubio Comments on Mob Attacks in Libya, Egypt
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