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Mac Thornberry's Public Statements

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 13, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 12, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 10, 2013 The Importance of Congressional Oversight
June 6, 2013 Defense Authorization Bill Headed to House floor
June 5, 2013 H.R. 2217, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
May 27, 2013 The Wall Street Journal - The President's Welcome Overture to Congress
May 24, 2013 Larson, Thornberry Introduce Bill to 'Level the Playing Field' for Liquefied Natural Gas
May 24, 2013 Thornberry Introduces Bill to 'Level the Playing Field' for Liquefied Natural Gas
May 23, 2013 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript - Obama's Speech at National Defense University
May 23, 2013 Thornberry says, "No More Excuses' When It Comes to Domestic Energy
May 23, 2013 Thornberry Releases Statement on President's National Security Speech
May 16, 2013 House Votes for Third Time to Repeal Obamacare Entirely
May 14, 2013 Letter to Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Treasury - Internal Revenue Service Targeting
May 9, 2013 Thornberry introduces Bill Requiring Oversight of Administration's Counterterrorism Efforts, Including Drone Strikes
April 26, 2013 Responsible Helium Administration and Stewardship Act
April 10, 2013 Statement: The President's Budget Does Not Seem Serious
March 28, 2013 Prairie-Chicken and Border Patrol
March 27, 2013 Thornberry, Others Introduce Endangered Species Act Lawsuit Reform
March 26, 2013 Congressional Members Introduce Endangered Species Act Settlement Reform
March 22, 2013 E-Newsletter: The House Republican Budget
March 21, 2013 New Funding Bill Again Prevents Closures of Border Patrol Stations in Texas
March 12, 2013 E-Newsletter: A Closer Look at Our Budget Problems
March 12, 2013 Thornberry Releases Statement on House Republican's Budget Plan
March 6, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
March 6, 2013 House passes spending bill to Protect National Defense and Veterans
Feb. 8, 2013 Thornberry Proposes Bill to Delay Obamacare and Stop Across-The-Board Defense Cuts
Feb. 7, 2013 Letter to US Fish and Wildlife Director Daniel M. Ashe - Prairie Chicken
Feb. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Keystone XL Pipeline
Jan. 23, 2013 "No Budget, No Pay" Bill Passes the U.S. House
Jan. 1, 2013 Thornberry Votes to Make Current Tax Rates Permanent
Jan. 1, 2013 American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012
Dec. 20, 2012 Conference Report H.R. 4310, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
Nov. 30, 2012 Understanding the Fiscal Cliff
Nov. 30, 2012 Thornberry Votes for a First Step in Immigration Reform
Nov. 27, 2012 Jaime Zapata Border Enforcement Security Task Force Act
Oct. 19, 2012 Thornberry, Law Enforcement Pushing Border Patrol for Federal Enforcement Plan
Sept. 30, 2012 Questions
Sept. 26, 2012 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript
Sept. 12, 2012 Thornberry: Those Responsible for Embassy Attacks Must be Brought to Justice
Aug. 21, 2012 News Channel 10 - Congressman Mac Thornberry Addresses Healthcare Concerns
Aug. 3, 2012 The Hill - Failure to Act On Cybersecurity Puts Nation at Risk
Aug. 3, 2012 House Passes Bills in an Effort to Prevent Looming Tax Increases
July 31, 2012 The Looming Tax and Regulatory Threat
July 27, 2012 Politico - Sequester's Dire Effect on Our Security
July 19, 2012 Thornberry Presses Border Patrol on Proposed Closings
July 11, 2012 Hearing of the Emerging Threats and Capabilities Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - The Future of U.S. Special Operations Forces
July 11, 2012 Thornberry Votes Again to Repeal Health Care Law
July 10, 2012 Thornberry Wants Answers on Closing of Border Patrol Stations
June 28, 2012 Thornberry: Supreme Court Ruling Means Federal Government Can Require Us to Do Anything it Pleases
June 28, 2012 Thornberry Votes to Hold Attorney General in Contempt of Congress
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