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Jeanne Shaheen's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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; 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
July 18, 2014 Shaheen Statement on Ukrainian Tragedy
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 10, 2014 Rubio, Shaheen Introduce the Girls Count Act
June 27, 2014 Shaheen Calls for Emergency Action to Stop Gas Price Spikes Caused by Oil Speculators
June 27, 2014 Shaheen, Ayotte Statement on Meriam Ibrahim
June 23, 2014 Shaheen, Ayotte Welcome Reported Release of Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag
June 13, 2014 Shaheen, Ayotte Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Grant Legal U.S. Status to Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag, Children
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
June 5, 2014 Letter to Francois Hollande, President of France - Regarding Warship Delivery to Russia
June 3, 2014 Senate Unanimously Passes Shaheen-Backed Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Death Sentence of Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag
May 22, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag
May 8, 2014 Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Bill to Extend, Reform Special Immigrant Visa Program
May 8, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 7, 2014 Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Congressmen Announce Support of Peace Corps Equity Act of 2014
May 6, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Nigerian Girl Abductions by Boko Haram
April 30, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Free OSCE Observers Held in Ukraine
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Fight to Protect U.S. Producers Against Ridiculous EU Trade Demands on Names of Meat Products
March 25, 2014 Support for the Sovereignty, Integrity, Democracy, and Economic Stability of Ukraine - Motion to Proceed
March 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Ongoing Negotiations Between the P5+1 and Iran
March 12, 2014 Amendment Protecting Women in Ukraine Clears Foreign Relations Committee
March 7, 2014 Bipartisan Coalition of Senators Introduce Resolution Honoring International Women's Day
March 5, 2014 Wicker Leads Bipartisan Effort Condemning Russian Aggression in Ukraine
March 5, 2014 Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Resolution Condemning Russan Aggression in Ukraine
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Assist Peaceful, Democratic Transition in Ukraine
Feb. 21, 2014 Shaheen Welcomes Ukrainian Agreement, Urges Immediate Release of Yulia Tymoshenko
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Hamid Karzai, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan - Reject Proposed Law That Would Shield Perpetrators of Violence Against Women
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - France Trade Delegation to Iran
Feb. 3, 2014 Shaheen: Oversight Findings in Afghanistan Reconstruction Report Require Action
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy - Iran's Nuclear Program
Jan. 23, 2014 Statement by Senators McCain, Murphy, Johnson, and Shaheen on Developments in Ukraine
Dec. 13, 2013 Murphy, Johnson, Shaheen, Durbin Introduce Resolution Calling for Peaceful End to Crisis in Ukraine, Closer Cooperation with Europe
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Hamid Karzai, President of Afghanistan - Protect Women in the Afghan National Police
Dec. 5, 2013 Shaheen Statement on Nelson Mandela's Passing
Nov. 8, 2013 Letter to Dr. Thomas Bach, President International Olympic Committee - Reconsider Ruling on Russian Anti-LGBT Law
Nov. 5, 2013 Shaheen: Senate Should Pass Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Oct. 31, 2013 Shaheen Statement on Georgian Elections
Oct. 2, 2013 Washington Post - House Votes to Extend Visa Program for Iraqis who Worked as Interpreters for U.S.
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
Sept. 14, 2013 Shaheen Welcomes Diplomatic Breakthough in Syria
Sept. 13, 2013 Letter to Treasury Secretary Jack Lew - Russian Banks Support Assad Regime
Sept. 11, 2013 Shaheen Statement on President Obama's Speech Addressing Syrian Crisis
Sept. 9, 2013 Shaheen Statement on Russia's Call for Destruction of Syrian Weapons Stockpile
Aug. 14, 2013 Letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh - Reject Harmful Changes To Grameen Bank
Aug. 6, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Defeating the Lord's Resistance Army
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iranian Nuclear Program
July 23, 2013 Shaheen Statement on EU's Hezbollah Terrorist Designation
June 20, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State U.S. Department of State - James Foley
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