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Jeanne Shaheen's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Jeanne Shaheen
Office: U.S. Senate (NH) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: William (Bill); 3 Children: Stefany, Stacey, Molly
Birth Date: 01/28/1947
Birth Place: Saint Charles, MO
Home City: Madbury, NH
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Issue Position: A New Direction: Putting Our Veterans First
Issue Position: Economic Plan: A New Direction - Rebuild Our Roads, Schools and Other Critical Infrastructure, Not Iraq's
Aug. 6, 2014 Shaheen, Ayotte Announce Pease Officially Selected As First Air National Guard Base to Receive KC-46A
July 18, 2014 Appropriations Committee Approves Defense Funding Bill with Shaheen Priorities
July 17, 2014 Shaheen, Ayotte Announce Funding for New Hampshire National Guard Development Cycle Support Program
July 14, 2014 New Hampshire Chapter of American Ex-Prisoners of War Honors Shaheen for Securing Medals for New Hampshire POWs
July 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Surplus Military Equipment
June 6, 2014 Shaheen, Officials Celebrate Nanocomp Technologies Expansion in Merrimack
May 22, 2014 Armed Services Committee Approves Defense Authorization Bill with Shaheen Priorities
May 22, 2014 Appropriations Bill Clears Committee With Pease Investments
May 20, 2014 Shaheen and Ayotte Lead on Military Readiness Investments, Reject Base Closures
April 24, 2014 Shaheen: We Cannot Give Up in the Fight to End Military Sexual Assault
April 2, 2014 Shaheen Highlights Opposition to Administration's BRAC Proposal at Armed Services Subcommittee Hearing
March 6, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Pearl Harbor Victims
Jan. 22, 2014 Merrimack's Nanocomp Technologies Awarded $18.5 Million Defense Department Grant
Jan. 16, 2014 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Jan. 15, 2014 Collins, King, Shaheen, Ayotte Announce Funding for Shipyard, Virginia Class Submarines
Jan. 14, 2014 Bipartisan Spending Bill will Promote Economic Growth, Includes Key New Hampshire Measures
Dec. 20, 2013 Senate Passes Defense Bill with Key Shaheen Measures
Dec. 18, 2013 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2013
Dec. 18, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Dec. 3, 2013 We Must Honor Our Commitment to Those Who Helped American Troops
Nov. 20, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act
Nov. 13, 2013 Shaheen: Latest Inspector General Findings Show Ongoing Security Gaps in Defense Contracting
Nov. 6, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Senators Joined by Survivors, Retired General, Advocates Kick Off Final Two-Week Push For Creating an Independent Military Justice System - Defense Bill Expected on The Floor Before Thanksgiving
Nov. 5, 2013 Hirono, Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Military Sexual Assault Victims During 32 Proceedings
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Pay National Guard, Reserves During Shutdown
Oct. 3, 2013 Statement by Senators McCain and Shaheen on Congress Passing Iraq Visa Legislation
Oct. 2, 2013 Washington Post - House Votes to Extend Visa Program for Iraqis who Worked as Interpreters for U.S.
Oct. 1, 2013 Statement by Senators McCain and Shaheen on Senate Reauthorizing Iraq War Visa Program
Sept. 30, 2013 Iraq Special Immigrant Visa Program
Sept. 10, 2013 Syria
Sept. 4, 2013 Shaheen Statement on Committee Vote to Authorize Limited Use of Force in Syria
Sept. 3, 2013 Shaheen Questions Top US Leaders on Appropriate Response to Syria that Protects National Security Interests
Aug. 31, 2013 Shaheen Statement on Syria
Aug. 7, 2013 Manie, New Hampshire Senators Issue Statement on Navy's Decision to Inactivate USS MIAMI
Aug. 2, 2013 Senate Committee Passes Shaheen Provisions to Support New Hampshire Defense Programs
June 21, 2013 Collins, Shaheen Announce Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Infrastructure Improvements Approved by Senate Appropriations Committee
June 13, 2013 Shaheen Measures Included in Critical National Defense Authorization Bill
June 11, 2013 Chairwoman Shaheen and Ranking Member Ayotte Support Military Readiness, Reject Base Closures
May 22, 2013 Shaheen, Ayotte Announce Pease is Top Choice for KC-46A Tanker
May 22, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 18, 2013 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Readiness and Management Support - Review of the Defense Authorization Request for Fiscal Year 2014 and the Future Years Defense Program
April 17, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Allow Navy to Cancel Furloughs
April 12, 2013 Maine, New Hampshire Senators Announce Navy Commits to Continue USS Miami Repairs
April 11, 2013 Shaheen, Collins, Ayotte, King Welcome Support for Shipyard and Virginia Class Submarine in FY2014 Budget
April 10, 2013 Shaheen, Ayotte Vow to Oppose New Round of Base Closures
March 28, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - Take Every Possible Step to Mitigate Sequestration, Impact on Workers
March 21, 2013 Senators Shaheen Responds to Department of Defense Announcing Decision to Delay Furlough Notices
March 20, 2013 Shaheen Statement on Reports of Syrian Chemical Weapon Use
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