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Mac Thornberry's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: William 'Mac' M. Thornberry
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 13, Republican
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 13
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sally; 2 Children: Will, Mary
Birth Date: 07/15/1958
Birth Place: Clarendon, TX
Home City: Clarendon, TX
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
June 3, 2014 Thornberry Statement on Sgt. Bergdahl Release
May 7, 2014 CNN - Leading Globally: Why America Cannot Keep the Peace Alone
Jan. 28, 2014 Mac's Comments About the 2014 State of the Union
Jan. 14, 2014 Stars and Stripes - Armed Services Committee Chief Says Obama is Ignoring Troops in Afghanistan
Oct. 9, 2013 HASC Vice Chairman Thornberry: Pentagon Playing Political Games with Death Benefits
Oct. 9, 2013 Thornberry: Pentagon is Playing Political Games with Death Benefits
Oct. 9, 2013 Department of Defense Survivor Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 23, 2013 Guthrie Leads Thornberry on Visit to Fort Knox
Dec. 15, 2011 Thornberry Supports Passage of Annual Defense Bill
June 24, 2011 Thornberry Votes Against U.S. Military Operations in Libya
April 9, 2011 Thornberry Supports Agreement to Pay Troops on Time, Make Record Spending Cuts, Keep Government Open
June 23, 2010 Thornberry: Decision Came Down to Personalities and Political Embarrassment
Nov. 20, 2009 Thornberry, Intelligence Committee Republicans Call For Fort Hood Investigation
July 9, 2009 Letter to Michael Donley, Secretary of the Air Force - Sheppard Air Force Base
May 13, 2009 Hearing Of The House Armed Services Committee - Department Of Defense Budget Request For Fiscal Year 2010
May 5, 2009 Hearing of the Terrorism, Unconventional Threats and Capabilities Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Cyberspace As a War-Fighting Domain: Policy, Management and Technical Challenges to Mission Assurance
March 19, 2009 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - National Security Reform
Sept. 10, 2007 Joint Hearing of the House Armed Services and Foreign Affairs Committees Subject: The Status of the War and Political Developments in Iraq
July 12, 2007 Responsible Redeployment From Iraq Act
May 16, 2007 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2008
April 18, 2007 Honoring The 53,000 Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines, And Civilians That Comprise The Nation's Special Operations Forces Community
Sept. 27, 2006 Military Commissions Act Of 2006
July 11, 2005 Statement of Congressman Mac Thornberry Before the Defense Base Closure and Realignment Commission
July 22, 2004 Hearing of the Subcommittee For Strategic Forces of the House Committee on the Armed Services - Space Cadre/Space Professionals
June 3, 2004 Fallen Heros
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: National Defense
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: National Security - America's Military
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