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Thomas Coburn's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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
Issue Position: Iraq and the War on Terror
July 31, 2014 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2014
July 31, 2014 Letter to Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations - UN Response to the Conflict in Gaza
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
Jan. 20, 2014 PEPFAR
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - United Nations Arms Trade Treaty
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury, and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
Aug. 6, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Defeating the Lord's Resistance Army
Dec. 30, 2012 CBS "Face the Nation with Bob Schieffer" Transcript: Fiscal Cliff and Hagel Nomination
Sept. 25, 2012 Letter to Raúl Castro, President of the Republic of Cuba - Release Alan Gross
May 10, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Holder and Secretary Panetta
Oct. 31, 2011 Letter to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
Oct. 6, 2011 Letter to Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State - Opposing a Second United Nations Tower in New York
May 26, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Taiwan Strait
March 9, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Susan E. Rice, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations
July 21, 2010 Dr. Coburn Calls for Replacement of Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction and Top Staff
May 7, 2010 Notice Of Intent To object To Proceeding On May 5, 2010
April 15, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
April 13, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary Of State
March 25, 2010 Continuing Extension Act Of 2010 - Motion To Proceed
March 18, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton
March 2, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reconsider Order Restricting Intelligence Community
Feb. 4, 2010 Cardin, Feingold, Coburn, Collins Introduce Resolution Condemning Uganda Anti-Homosexuality Bill and Similar Efforts Worldwide
Feb. 4, 2010 Hearing Of The Permanent Subcommittee On Investigations Of The Senate Committee On Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs - Keeping Foreign Corruption Out Of The United States: Four Case Histories
Dec. 16, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Human Rights and the Law - "The Law of the Land: U.S. Implementation of Human Rights Treaties"
July 6, 2009 Honduras
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"
Jan. 15, 2009 Crisis In Gaza
Oct. 3, 2008 Durbin, Coburn Bill to Deny Safe Haven to War Criminals who Exploit Child Soldiers Becomes Law
Sept. 15, 2008 Durbin, Coburn Bill to Deny Safe Haven to War Criminals Who Exploit Child Soldiers Sent to President
April 24, 2008 Panel I of a 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
April 2, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Hu Jintao, President, People's Republic of China
Feb. 26, 2008 Providing for the Safe Redeployment of United States Troops From Iraq -- Motion to Proceed
Oct. 24, 2007 Coburn Says U.N. Day Highlights Need for Reform
Sept. 13, 2007 Muskogee Phoenix - Coburn: Troop Withdrawal is Not an Option
Sept. 11, 2007 Dr. Coburn Comments On General Petraeus' Iraq Report
Sept. 7, 2007 Senate Accepts Coburn Amendments Demanding Greater Transparency of U.S. Contributions to U.N. and Global Fund
July 26, 2007 Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007
March 2, 2007 Improving America's Security Act of 2007
Feb. 7, 2007 Coburn see Mideast Disaster if Troops Exit
Feb. 6, 2007 Worldwide War on Terror
Feb. 6, 2007 Dr. Coburn Remarks On The War in Iraq
Jan. 11, 2007 Dr. Coburn Comments on President Bush's Iraq Speech
Sept. 13, 2006 KTOK - Coburn Says Iraqis Must Do More
May 8, 2006 Dr. Coburn, Colleagues Express Concern About Cost of U.N. Renovation Plan
April 25, 2006 Hearing of Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management, Government Information & International Security on North Korea: Illicit Activity Funding....
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