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Darrell Issa's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Darrell Issa
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 49, Republican
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 49
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kathy; 1 Child: William
Birth Date: 11/01/1953
Birth Place: Cleveland, OH
Home City: Vista, CA
Religion: Christian Eclectic: Father-Catholic, Mother-Mormon, raised in a Jewish neighborhood as a Lebanese American
Date Title
Aug. 21, 2014 Breitbart - Issa Meets Netanyahu in Jerusalem, Offers Support for War Effort
July 11, 2014 Letter to Trey Gowdy, Chairman on the Select Committee on the Events Surrounding the 2012 Terrorist Attack in Benghazi
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
June 26, 2014 Issa and Chaffetz: Is State Department Embassy Design Putting Style Over Safety?
June 23, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Regarding Embassy Design and Safety
May 21, 2014 The Necessity of Testimony from Secretary of State John Kerry to Explain His Department's Failure to Comply with a Congressional Subpoena
May 8, 2014 FOX "Hannity" - Transcript: Scandals
March 19, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Clean up on Libya Policy Reversal
March 2, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: IRS Targeting Controversy
Jan. 13, 2014 Issa Statement on the Passing of Ariel Sharon
Oct. 31, 2013 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: HealthCare.gov
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Answers on Report of "Orders to Wait' in Response to Benghazi Attack
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to John Brennan, Director Central Intelligence Agency - Answers on Report of "Orders to wait' in Response to Benghazi Attack
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Answers on Report of 'Orders to Wait' in Response to Benghazi Attack
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Director B. Todd Jones, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms - Fast and Furious Whistleblower Book
Sept. 26, 2013 Foreign Policy
Aug. 8, 2013 Letter to Ambassador Victoria Nuland, Department of State - Benghazi Attacks
July 3, 2013 Issa Statement on Events in Egypt
June 24, 2013 Oversight Committee Subpoenas State Department Witnesses in Benghazi Investigation
May 28, 2013 Oversight Committee Subpoenas State Department for Withheld Benghazi Talking Point Documents
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
May 8, 2013 Issa Statement on Benghazi Whistleblower Hearing and Unanswered Questions
May 6, 2013 FOX "Hannity" - Benghazi Attacks
May 5, 2013 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript - Benghazi
April 30, 2013 Issa Responds to President's Comments on Benghazi Whistleblowers
April 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Outlines State Department Efforts to Obstruct Benghazi Investigation, Whistleblower Testimony
April 24, 2013 Issa: Oversight Committee to Resume Benghazi Hearings Next Month
April 23, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Benghazi Attack Report
April 9, 2013 FOX NEWS "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript - Benghazi
April 9, 2013 Issa Remembers Margaret Thatcher
Feb. 4, 2013 Issa Introduces Three Immigration Reform Bills
Jan. 31, 2013 Issa Supports Israel After Bombing on the Syria-Lebanon Border
Oct. 19, 2012 Oversight Committee Asks President About White House Role in Misguided Libya "Normalization' Effort
Aug. 13, 2012 House Asks Federal Court to Rule Against Attorney General's Stonewalling in Fast and Furious
July 19, 2012 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript
June 19, 2012 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript
June 13, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Proposal
June 11, 2012 Advisory: Oversight Committee to Consider Operation Fast and Furious Contempt Report on June 20
May 28, 2012 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
March 26, 2012 Obama More Politician than Commander-in-Chief -- Issa
March 21, 2012 Europe's Sovereign Debt Crisis: Causes, Consequences for the United States and Lessons Learned
July 28, 2011 Issa Introduces Legislation to Honor Fallen Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry
June 22, 2011 Statement of Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Issa on President Obama's Afghanistan Troop Announcement
May 2, 2011 Issa Statement on the Death of Osama bin Laden
Jan. 13, 2011 Rep. Issa Statement Supporting the People of Lebanon
April 29, 2010 Op-Ed: Issa & Burton & Miller: Nuclear-Armed Mullahs Are Not An Option
Dec. 2, 2009 Issa Expresses Concern Over President Obama's Afghanistan Strategy
June 24, 2009 Joint Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee And national Security And Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee - Afghanistan And Pakistan: Oversight Of A New Interagency Strategy
June 22, 2009 MSNBC "The Ed Show" Interview - Transcript
June 19, 2009 Press Conference With House Minority Whip Eric Cantor; Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen; Rep. Darrell Issa; Rep. Tom Price; Rep. Dana Rohrabacher; Rep. Pete Hoekstra; Rep. Mike Pence; Rep. Lincoln Diaz-Balart - Iran
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