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Mike Capuano's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' E. Capuano
Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 7, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 7
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Barbara; 2 Children: Michael, Joseph
Birth Date: 01/09/1952
Birth Place: Somerville, MA
Home City: Somerville, MA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan
Issue Position: Iraq and Afghanistan
Issue Position: Iraq and Afghanistan
Dec. 13, 2013 E-UpDate: Rep. Clark, Budget, Pediatric Research, and Defense
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, Subcommittee on Defense and Pete Visclosky, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Denfense - Combat Rescue Helicopter Program
Sept. 10, 2013 The Boston Globe - Mass. Delegates Unswayed on Syria Strikes
Sept. 5, 2013 e-Update: September 5, 2013
May 17, 2013 Blog: The IRS, the AP, and Benghazi/ The Affordable Care Act/ SEC Regulatory Accountability Act
Sept. 14, 2012 Libya
June 15, 2012 E-Newsletter 6/15/12
June 12, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Michael B. Donley, Secretary of the Air Force
June 8, 2012 E-Newsletter 6/8/12
May 18, 2012 This week the House considered H.R. 4970: the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act (VAWA)
May 17, 2012 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Importance of Preventing Iran from Acquiring a Nuclear Weapons Capability
April 27, 2012 Cyber Intelligence
March 27, 2012 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
June 30, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 15, 2011 10 Members of Congress Sue President Obama over Illegal Libya War
June 3, 2011 Libya War Powers Resolution
May 27, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
May 6, 2011 Afghanistan
March 10, 2011 Letter to Pete King, U.S. Representative, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman - Homegrown Terrorism
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
Dec. 23, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - General David Petraeus to Testify
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
Dec. 2, 2009 Boston.com - Capuano Against Sending More Troops To Afghanistan
Nov. 28, 2009 Berkshire Eagle - Capuano Voices Local Pitch For Senate
Sept. 17, 2009 Congressman Capuano Launches First TV Ad Of US Senate Campaign
June 22, 2009 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Sept. 10, 2007 Statement of Mike Capuano on General Petraeus' Report and the War in Iraq
May 29, 2007 MSNBC Tucker-Transcript
March 14, 2007 Letter: To Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense
Feb. 28, 2007 MSNBC Tucker-Transcript
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
May 4, 2006 A Message From Congressman Capuano Regarding H. Res. 543 and the War in Iraq
Dec. 19, 2005 Berman Co-authors Bipartisan Letter Urging President Bush to Increse Funding for International Affairs Programs
Oct. 21, 2005 Boston Herald Editorial - No Vote for Open-Ended Involvement in Iraq: U.S. Withdrawal Should Start by the Middle of February
Oct. 14, 2005 Congressman Mike Capuano Returns From Visit to Iraq
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Iraq, Afghanistan, and Pakistan
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: The Middle East
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Iraq and Afghanistan
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Civil Liberties and Human Rights
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans' Affairs
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