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Lynn Jenkins' Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Lynn M. Jenkins
Office: U.S. House (KS) - District 2, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 2
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Scott; 2 Children: Hayley, Hayden
Birth Date: 06/10/1963
Birth Place: Holton, KS
Home City: Topeka, KS
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: Defense
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
May 12, 2014 Rep. Lynn Jenkins Weekly Update: Jobs Fair, R&D Tax Credit, Rural Banks, Lerner Held in Contempt, Benghazi Select Committee & More!
May 8, 2014 Jenkins: The House Will Not Stop Until We Get The Full Truth The American People Deserve
March 19, 2014 Letter to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy - DLA Tire Successor Initiative Framework
March 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Benghazi Terrorists Be Brought to Justice
Jan. 15, 2014 Congresswoman Jenkins Supports FY2014 Funding For NBAF, Mental Health & Veterans
Jan. 13, 2014 Congresswoman Jenkins, Whip McCarthy Applaud $404 Million In NBAF Funding
Oct. 2, 2013 Congresswoman Jenkins Hosts 85 WWII Veterans With Heartland Honor Flight Today
Sept. 15, 2013 Rep. Jenkins Weekly Update: Jobs Fair; Syria Update; Remembering 9-11; Benghazi Anniversary; Protecting Americans From ObamaCare's Failures
Sept. 11, 2013 Congresswoman Jenkins' Statement on Remembering 9-11
Sept. 10, 2013 Congresswoman Jenkins' Statement Following President Obama's Remarks on Syria
Sept. 8, 2013 Rep. Jenkins Weekly Update: Syria Update; August Jobs Report; Southeast Kansas Visits; Kansas Chamber Congressional Summit
Sept. 1, 2013 Rep. Lynn Jenkins Weekly Update: Syria; Upcoming Jobs Fair; Lawrence Visits; Farm Tour; 2nd District Chamber of Commerce Meetings
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
June 7, 2013 St. Joseph News-Press - Jenkins Praises NBAF Funding in Homeland Security Bill
June 5, 2013 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
May 22, 2013 Sens. Moran & Roberts, Reps. Pompeo & Jenkins Comment on McConnell AFB Selection As Home for New KC-46A Tankers
March 11, 2013 Congresswoman Jenkins on Parsons Land Transfer
March 6, 2013 Congresswoman Jenkins Supports Bill to Avoid Government Shutdown
March 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - On the Ranking of the Distinguished Warfare Medal
Jan. 9, 2013 Rep. Jenkins on Forbes Field Selection as Finalist for Air Force KC-46A Tankers
Nov. 16, 2012 Congresswoman Jenkins Condemns Violent Attacks Against Israel
Sept. 14, 2012 Violence Against Americans Will Not Be Tolerated
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama
July 20, 2012 Lynn's Weekly Update - Defense Cuts; Manufacturing Bill; Farm Bill; Dodd-Frank Act
July 15, 2011 In Defense of Small Business Owners
May 6, 2011 Victory in the War on Terror
March 30, 2011 Reps Farr, Jenkins to Co-Chair Defense Communities Caucus
Dec. 21, 2010 Jenkins Commends Passage of Bill Which Levels the Playing Field for Air Force Tanker Competition
July 16, 2010 Lynn's Weekly Update - "Stimulus" Signs, Dems Plot Lame Duck Session, Honor Patriot Guard Riders, Against Abortions at Dept. of Defense Facilities
June 25, 2010 Passing Sanctions to Stop Iran from Acquiring Nuclear Weapons
Feb. 5, 2010 Lynn's Weekly Update - Fiscal Responsibility Held Hostage, NBAF Moves Forward, Tax Time, Time in Kansas
Dec. 18, 2009 Lynn's Weekly Update - Nation's Debt, Suspected Terrorists Coming To American Soil, Supporting Our Troops
Dec. 16, 2009 Jenkins Supports Legislation To Fund Our Troops
Dec. 2, 2009 Destroying Al-Qaeda A Necessity For Our Security
Oct. 8, 2009 Jenkins Supports Legislation To Provide Funding To Troops; Urges President Obama To Listen To Commanders On The Ground
Oct. 7, 2009 Avoid Mistakes Of The Past
June 23, 2009 Supporting The National Bio- And Agro-Defense Facility
June 16, 2009 Jenkins: Don't Play Politics With Our Troops
May 14, 2009 Jenkins Supports Legislation to Fund Our Troops
May 14, 2009 Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2009
Feb. 23, 2009 Jenkins Hopeful To Hear President's Plan To Reduce The Deficit
Oct. 2, 2008 The Star - Jenkins to Boyda: "Nobody backs me into a corner"
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Defense
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Defense
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