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Thomas Coburn's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' Allen Coburn
Office: U.S. Senate (OK) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carolyn; 3 Children: Callie, Katie, Sarah
Birth Date: 03/14/1948
Birth Place: Casper, WY
Home City: Muskogee, OK
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Feb. 17, 2011 Letter to the Government Accountability Office and the U.S. Departments of Agriculture; Commerce; Defense; Education; Energy; Health & Human Services; Homeland Security; Housing & Urban Development; Interior; Justice; State; Transportation; Treasury; and
Jan. 10, 2011 Top Government Watchdog for Afghanistan Resigns
Jan. 5, 2011 START Treaty
Dec. 8, 2010 The Budget
Dec. 2, 2010 Letter to Minority Leader McConnell - New STRAT Treaty
Sept. 21, 2010 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2011- Motion to Proceed--Continued
July 21, 2010 Dr. Coburn Calls for Replacement of Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction and Top Staff
May 20, 2010 Dr. Coburn Challenges Senate to Pay for War Supplemental
May 6, 2010 Senators McCain, Carper, And Coburn React To Department Of Defense's Financial Improvement And Audit Readiness (FAIR) Plan Satus Report
April 15, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States
Feb. 1, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Gordon S. Heddell, Inspector General, Department of Defense And General James T. Conway, Commandant of the Marine Corps, Department of Defense
Dec. 18, 2009 Department Of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010
Dec. 17, 2009 Department Of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010
Oct. 6, 2009 Department Of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010
Oct. 6, 2009 Senate Votes to Prioritize Pork over National Defense
Oct. 6, 2009 Defense Appropriations
Oct. 1, 2009 Department Of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010
Sept. 29, 2009 Dr. Coburn Statement on Passing of Henry Bellmon
Aug. 5, 2009 Nomination Of Sonia Sotomayor To Be An Associate Justice Of The Supreme Court Of The United States - Continued
July 23, 2009 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
July 22, 2009 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
June 9, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On The Constitution Of The Senate Judiciary Committee - The Legal, Moral And National Security Consequesnces Of "Prolonged Detention"
May 21, 2009 Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2009
May 7, 2009 Weapon System Acquisition Reform Act Of 2009 - Continued
Feb. 11, 2009 Executive Session
Sept. 27, 2008 Consolidated Security, Disaster Assistance, and Continuing Appropriations Act, 2009
Sept. 24, 2008 Congressional Oversight
Sept. 11, 2008 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009 - Continued
Sept. 10, 2008 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009
July 31, 2008 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009 - Motion to Proceed
April 24, 2008 Panel II of Hearing of the Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services and International Security Subcommittee of the Senate Homeland Security Committee - Addressing Iran's Nuclear Ambition
April 8, 2008 Coburn Meets with Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans and Remarks on the Testimony of General Petraeus and Ambassador Crocker
Feb. 26, 2008 Providing for the Safe Redeployment of United States Troops From Iraq -- Motion to Proceed
Dec. 14, 2007 Department of Defense Appropriations Act -- Conference Report
Nov. 9, 2007 Q&A With Sen. Tom Coburn, the Earmark Foe.
Oct. 16, 2007 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services - Financial Management/Department of Defense
Oct. 4, 2007 Sens. Carper and Coburn Comment on Strategic Airlift
Sept. 28, 2007 Senate Accepts Coburn ‘No-Bid' Earmark Amendment
Sept. 13, 2007 Muskogee Phoenix - Coburn: Troop Withdrawal is Not an Option
Sept. 11, 2007 Dr. Coburn Comments On General Petraeus' Iraq Report
March 29, 2007 Dr. Coburn Votes Against Defeatist, Pork-Laden Emergency Supplemental Bill
March 28, 2007 U. S. Troops Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
Feb. 7, 2007 Executive Session
Feb. 7, 2007 Coburn see Mideast Disaster if Troops Exit
Feb. 7, 2007 Bush Submits 'Staggering' $2.9 Trillion Budget; Democrats Balk at Defense Figures, Tax-Cut Plans
Feb. 6, 2007 Dr. Coburn Remarks On The War in Iraq
Feb. 6, 2007 Worldwide War on Terror
Jan. 11, 2007 Dr. Coburn Comments on President Bush's Iraq Speech
Dec. 8, 2006 Dr. Coburn Disappointed by House's Rejection of Earmark Reform and Transparency
Sept. 28, 2006 Secure Fence Act of 2006--Resumed
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