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Ed Whitfield's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Edward 'Ed' Whitfield
Office: U.S. House (KY) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Connie; 1 Child: Kate
Birth Date: 05/25/1943
Birth Place: Hopkinsville, KY
Home City: Hopkinsville, KY
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Whitfield Statement on Testimony of General David Petraeus and Ambassador Ryan Crocker
Whitfield Issues Statement on Presidents Proposal to Increase Troops in Iraq
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: National Defense
Issue Position: Defense
May 22, 2014 Whitfield, Polis, Perlmutter Praise Inclusion of Cold War Atomic Worker Benefits Amendment in NDAA
May 9, 2014 Whitfield Votes to Initiate a Special Committee to Investigate Terrorist Attacks in Benghazi
Sept. 11, 2013 Whitfield Statement on 9/11
Sept. 4, 2013 Statement from Congressman Ed Whitfield on Syria
Dec. 20, 2012 Conference Report or H.R. 4310, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
Oct. 11, 2012 Committee Leaders Continue Working to Protect Nation's Critical Infrastructure from Growing Cyber Threats
Sept. 15, 2012 Whitfield Condemns Assassination of Ambassador Stevens, Continued Attacks Against American Embassies
Jan. 28, 2010 President's State Of The Union Address
Dec. 2, 2009 Whitfield Statement On Afghanistan
April 24, 2008 Honoring Turkey's Shared Commitment to Spreading Democracy and Defeating Extremism
Sept. 26, 2007 Whitfield's Congressional Survey Results Released
July 12, 2007 Responsible Redeployment From Iraq Act
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Aug. 8, 2006 Whitfield Statement on 101st Handover to 4th Iraqi Army Division
June 15, 2006 Message From the Senate
Feb. 22, 2005 Todd County Resident Admitted to Air Force Academy
May 20, 2004 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Defense
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: National Defense
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Homeland Security
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