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Gus Bilirakis' Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Gus Michael Bilirakis
Office: U.S. House (FL) - District 12, Republican
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 12
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Eva; 4 Children: Michael, Teddy, Manuel, Nicholas
Birth Date: 02/08/1963
Birth Place: Gainesville, FL
Home City: Palm Harbor, FL
Religion: Greek Orthodox
Date Title
June 30, 2014 Bilirakis Mourns the Latest News from Israel
June 26, 2014 Bilirakis Applauds Inclusion and Approval of Halki Language in HR 4347
June 26, 2014 Bilirakis: Pleased and Relieved Aqua Quest Crew Coming Home
June 19, 2014 Rescuing the Crew of Aqua Quest
March 27, 2014 Bilirakis Expresses Concerns Regarding Turkey
March 27, 2014 Bilirakis Lauds Passage of Russian Sanctions and Aid to Ukraine
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia
March 7, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Sanctions Against Maduro Regime Officials Connected to Human Rights Abuses
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Sanctions Against Maduro Regime Officials Connected to Human Rights Abuses
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
Feb. 12, 2014 Reps. Maloney, Bilirakis, Sarbanes Introduce Resolution Urging FYROM to Resolve Name Dispute
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Dec. 10, 2013 Bilirakis Discusses Importance of Protecting Coptic Christians from Persecution in Egypt
Nov. 27, 2013 Bilirakis Statement Regarding Potential Closing of Vatican Embassy
Nov. 26, 2013 Bilirakis Statement Regarding Iran Nuclear Agreement
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Republican Leader Mitch McConnell - Tightening Sanctions Against Iran
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Seeking Answers to the Attack in Benghazi
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
Aug. 6, 2013 Members of Congress Applaud EU Designation of Hezbollah
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy for the European Union - Hezbollah Organization Designation
July 24, 2013 39th Anniversary of Turkey's Invasion of Cyprus
July 22, 2013 Bilirakis Applauds European Union's Designation of Hezbollah Military Wing as Terrorist Organization
July 22, 2013 Bilirakis Joins House Colleagues in Marking 39th Anniversary of Invasion of Cyprus
June 18, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - India Intellectual Property
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
May 14, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kerry and Secretary Lew - Rep. Duncan Sends Bipartisan Letter on Iran-Turkish Relations to Sec. Kerry & Sec. Lew
April 29, 2013 Reps. Bilirakis and Maloney Introduce Resolution Regarding Cypriot Reunification
April 24, 2013 Reps. Bilirakis and Maloney Release Statements in Response to Kidnapping of Syrian Bishops
April 8, 2013 Congressman Bilirakis Statement on Passing of Margaret Thatcher
April 8, 2013 Congressman Bilirakis Statement Recognizing Holocaust Remembrance Day
March 28, 2013 Letter to Nuri al-Maliki, Prime Minister of Iraq - Weapons Trade Between Syria and Iran
March 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew - Iran Sanctions
March 4, 2013 Congressman Bilirakis Condemns Turkey PM Comparison Between Zionism and Facism
Feb. 6, 2013 Bilirakis and Deutch: EU Must Recognize Hezbollah As Terrorist Organization
Jan. 11, 2013 Reps. Bilirakis and Maloney Welcome Turkey's Return of Forestland to Halki Seminary
Nov. 21, 2012 Reps. Maloney, Bilirakis Condemn Turkey Prime Minister's Remarks Regarding Israel
Sept. 27, 2012 Bilirakis Leads Congressional Effort in Fight Against Terrorism
Sept. 21, 2012 Congratulating Taiwan on Its National Day
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Aug. 3, 2012 Bilirakis Introduces Resolution Condemning Syrian Human Rights Violations
Aug. 2, 2012 Rep. Bilirakis Statement on Increased Sanctions Against Iran
July 9, 2012 Rep. Bilirakis Statement on Latest Push to Re-Open Halki Seminary
June 7, 2012 Foreign Affairs Committee Approves Bilirakis Resolution to Re-Open Halki Seminary
June 6, 2012 Rep. Bilirakis Resolution Calls for End to Turkish Occupation of Cyprus
May 24, 2012 Rep. Bilirakis Condemns Issuing Visa to Member of Communist Castro Family
May 24, 2012 Rep. Bilirakis Statement on Egyptian Presidential Election
May 3, 2012 Rep. Bilirakis Statement on Chinese Activist Chen Guangcheng
April 26, 2012 Representative Bilirakis Remarks at the Religious Freedom Forum in Clearwater
April 19, 2012 Reps. Bilirakis, Maloney Introduce Resolution Urging FYROM to Resolve Name Dispute
March 27, 2012 Commemorating Greek Independence Day
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