Representative John P. Kline's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: John P. Kline
Current Office: U.S. House - District 2, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 2
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Vicky; 2 Children: John, Katherine
Birth Date: 09/06/1947
Birth Place: Allentown, PA
Home City: Lakeville, MN
Religion: Methodist
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6/16/14 Bill Would Expand Military Sexual Assault Legal Services 6/10/14 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of the Army - Minnesota National Guard's Ability to Assist Victims of Sexual Assault 5/23/14 John Kline Statement in Observance of Memorial Day 4/15/14 Letter to Deborah Lee James, Secretary of the Air Force - Religious Freedom in the Air Force 4/10/14 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities 4/10/14 Letter to Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop Closure of Military Fast Food Outlets 10/02/13 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense, Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Comply with the "Pay Our Military Act" 7/24/13 Kline's Provision to Block Sex Offenders From Enlisting is Part of DoD Bill Passage in House 7/23/13 Kline's Provision Prohibits Funding for DoD to Enlist Individuals Convicted of Sex Crimes 7/23/13 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014 6/14/13 John Kline: Defense Bill Supports Troops, Honors Veterans 3/21/13 John Kline Statement on Fulfilling Tuition Assistance Promise to Our Troops 3/14/13 John Kline Seeking Answers from DoD Secretary Hagel on Tuition Assistance 12/20/12 Kline: Defense Bill Supports Troops, Veterans, and their Families, Provides Critical Resources 5/16/12 Cravaack: Bring the Red Bulls All the Way Home, Protect the Promises Made to our Patriots 5/15/12 John Kline's Bipartisan Legislation to Ensure Minnesota Guard Receives Benefits Passes House 5/11/12 John Kline's Bill to Ensure MN Guard Receives Benefits They Were Promised Will Be Voted on Next Week 3/28/12 John Kline Speaking Out: Pentagon is Breaking Faith With the Minnesota National Guard 4/07/11 John Kline: Our Troops Don't Have the Luxury of Not Showing Up for Work 2/07/11 John Kline Returning from Afghanistan, Pakistan Where He Assessed Ongoing Efforts to Defeat al-Qaeda 5/05/10 Letter To Robert Gates, Secretary Of Defense - National Day of Prayer 5/14/09 John Kline Supports Emergency Troops Funding Bipartisan Legislation 5/14/09 Hearing Of The House Armed Services Committee - Fiscal Year 2010 National Defense Authorization Budget Request From The Department Of The Navy 5/13/09 Hearing Of The House Armed Services Committee - Department Of Defense Budget Request For Fiscal Year 2010 10/30/08 Massive Defense Cuts Would Hurt Our Military Personnel and Their Families 6/19/08 Congressman Kline Proudly Supports GI Bill that Passes in the House 4/17/08 Hearing of the Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Military Morale-Welfare-Recreation 2/26/08 Hearing of the Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Committee on Armed Services: Fiscal Year 2009 National Defense Authorization Budget Request on Overview of Recruiting, Retention and Compensation 2/15/08 Hearing of the Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Status of the Implementation of the Army's Medical Action Plan and Other Services' Support for Wounded Service Members 12/12/07 Kline Takes Local Initiative Nationwide 9/21/07 Congressman Kline Works to Secure Minnesota 'Red Bulls' GI Bill Benefits 9/18/07 Kline's Yellow Ribbon legislation passes in U.S. Senate 9/14/07 Statement by Congressman Kline on General Petraeus' Report 9/07/07 Kline delivers weekly radio address, discusses upcoming report from Gen. Petraeus, Amb. Crocker 4/23/07 Kline Legislation Nationalizes Minnesota Guard Reintegration Program 3/12/07 Walter Reed Medical Center 2/13/07 Iraq War Resolution 1/19/07 Kline's Corner: Selection to a Top Committee Position 1/12/07 Kline's Corner: Partisan Congress Leads to Bad Law 12/07/06 John Kline: Why I'll Fight Any Move To Restore The Draft 12/06/06 Stolen Valor Act of 2005 12/01/06 Military Draft Undermines Our Troops 6/06/06 Kline Leads Congressional Delegation to Iraq 4/28/06 Peace Corps a Valuable Asset 6/24/05 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006 5/05/05 Recent Big Events 2/02/05 Expressing Continued Support of Congress for Equal Access of Miliary Recruiters to Institutions of Higher Education 1/27/05 Kline Demands Equal Access for Military Recruiters 10/08/04 The Universal National Service Act of 2003 9/22/04 Recognizing and Honoring Military Unit Family Support Volunteers