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Lindsey Graham's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Lindsey O. Graham
Office: U.S. Senate (SC) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Birth Date: 07/09/1955
Birth Place: Seneca, SC
Home City: Seneca, SC
Religion: Southern Baptist
Date Title
Oct. 1, 2012 Statement on WARN ACT
Sept. 27, 2012 Statement on Libya
Sept. 25, 2012 Letter to Ambassador Susan Rice, United States Mission to the United Nations
Sept. 25, 2012 Graham, McCain, Ayotte on President Obama's Failure of Leadership
Sept. 24, 2012 Graham Opposes Paul Amendment
Sept. 21, 2012 Graham Resolution Ruling Out 'Containment' Strategy of Nuclear-Capable Iran Set for Late-Night Vote
Sept. 21, 2012 Expressing the Sense of Congress Regarding the Nuclear Program of the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran
Sept. 21, 2012 Sportsmen's Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
Sept. 19, 2012 Graham, McCain, Lieberman Statement on Afghanistan
Sept. 19, 2012 Statement by Senators McCain, Lieberman and Graham on Afghanistan
Sept. 17, 2012 Graham Urges Congressional Investigation into Benghazi Attack
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Vice President of the European Commission, European Union
Sept. 12, 2012 Statement by Senators McCain, Lieberman and Graham on Attack on U.S. Consulate in Benghazi
Sept. 12, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
Sept. 10, 2012 On Transfer of Prison to Afghan Control
Sept. 10, 2012 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript
Aug. 10, 2012 Senators McCain, Graham and Ayotte to Visit North Las Vegas for "Preserving American's Strength" Town Hall
Aug. 1, 2012 Bipartisan Group of Senator Introduces Resolution Supporting U.S. - Afghan Partnership
July 30, 2012 Statement by Senators McCain, Graham and Ayotte on Obama Administration Guidance on Notice of Layoffs due to Sequestration
July 26, 2012 Ayotte, McCain, Graham In New Hampshire Next Week to Highlight Impact of Looming Defense Cuts
July 18, 2012 Statement on Syria
July 13, 2012 Graham on Republican Leaderships Letter to President Obama
July 5, 2012 Letter to Lockheed Martin Corporation, Raytheon Company, L-3 Communications Holdings Inc., Northrop Grumman Corporation, Huntington Ingalls Industries, the Boeing Company, General Dynamics Corporation, Honeywell International Inc., CSC, SAIC, BAE Systems Inc., ATK, ITT Exelis, EADS North America Inc. and United Technologies Corporation
July 3, 2012 Statement on Pakistan
June 29, 2012 Small Business Jobs and Tax Relief Act Motion to Proceed--Continued
June 22, 2012 McCain, Graham, and Ayotte Call for Immediate Action on Defense Sequestration
June 2, 2012 The Greenville News - Our Nation Should Cut Bureaucracy, not Bases
May 24, 2012 Senators Reintroduce Resolution Ruling Out 'Containment' Strategy of Nuclear-Armed Iran
May 21, 2012 Iran Threat Reduction Act of 2011
May 21, 2012 Graham Pleased With Tougher Iran Sanctions Bill
May 21, 2012 CBS "Face the Nation with Bob Schieffer" - Transcript
May 17, 2012 Statement by Senators McCain, Kyl, Graham and Ayotte on Smith Detaine Amendment to House Defense Bill
May 1, 2012 Graham on the Strategic Partnership Agreement
April 25, 2012 Letter to The President
April 19, 2012 Statement by Senators McCain, Lieberman and Graham on the Situation in Syria
March 28, 2012 Politico - Across-the-Board Cuts Disarm Nation's Defense
March 25, 2012 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript
March 14, 2012 Statement on Afghanistan
March 12, 2012 Graham Legislation Provides 'Rebate' to Consumers, Utilities, and Communities for Obama Administration's Refusal to Open Yucca Mountain
March 9, 2012 The Wall Street Journal - Iran Can't Be Allowed Nuclear 'Capability'
Feb. 2, 2012 U.S. Senators Introduce Bill to Replace FY2013 Sequestration Cuts
Jan. 5, 2012 Graham On Defense Spending
Dec. 20, 2011 Statement by McCain and Graham on Recent Developments in Iraq
Dec. 20, 2011 Statement by Senators Graham and McCain on Recent Developments in Iraq
Dec. 16, 2011 Senators Statement on Obama Administration Handing Hezbollah Terrorist Over to Iraqi Government
Dec. 15, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012--Conference Report
Dec. 14, 2011 Senators Announce Effort to Replace Defense Sequester with Other Federal Savings
Dec. 14, 2011 Graham-Led Effort Elevating National Guard to Joint Chiefs of Staff Nearing Passage Into Law
Dec. 6, 2011 Statement on Pakistan
Dec. 1, 2011 Defense Authorization
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