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Patrick McHenry's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Patrick T. McHenry
Office: U.S. House (NC) - District 10, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 10
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 6, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Giulia
Birth Date: 10/22/1975
Birth Place: Charlotte
Home City: Denver, NC
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: National Security
Sept. 10, 2013 McHenry Statement on Possible US Military Action in Syria
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama
July 18, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013
Oct. 8, 2009 McHenry: Stop Playing Politics With Defense
Sept. 11, 2009 Op-Ed: What Is Patriotism?
May 21, 2009 Iran's Ticking Time Bomb
March 20, 2008 Hickory Daily Record - "Candidates Focus on Moving Forward in Iraq"
Oct. 2, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Blackwater USA; Private Security Contracting in Iraq & Afghanistan
Sept. 25, 2007 War in Iraq
July 31, 2007 Iran Sanctions Enabling Act
June 13, 2007 Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008
March 22, 2007 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 1591, U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, And Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Feb. 13, 2007 Democrats' New Direction Is Not New
Jan. 5, 2007 Early Actions Of New Democrat Majority
Dec. 7, 2006 Opposing "Right of Return" Reference In The Iraq Study Group Report
July 26, 2006 Iraq and Freedom
July 25, 2006 MSNBC Hardball with Chris Matthews - Transcript
July 13, 2006 North Korea and the Democrats
June 14, 2006 Iraq Debate
June 8, 2006 Al-Zarqawi Down, Freedom Up
Jan. 31, 2006 Congressman McHenry's Statement on the State of the Union Address
March 17, 2005 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2006
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Homeland Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: National Security and the War on Terror
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Defense of Marriage and Traditional Values
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Federal Budget and Government Oversight
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