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Matt Salmon's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Matthew 'Matt' Salmon
Office: U.S. House (AZ) - District 5, Republican
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Nancy; 4 Children: Lara, Katie, Jacob, Matthew
Birth Date: 01/21/1958
Birth Place: Salt Lake City, UT
Home City: Mesa, AZ
Religion: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Date Title
Aug. 1, 2014 President Vladimir Putin's Policies
Aug. 1, 2014 Rep. Salmon Statement on Israel's Ongoing Action Against Hamas Terrorists
July 29, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations - Hold Cuban Officials Accountable for Their Role in Illegal Chong Chon Gang Arms Shipment
July 10, 2014 Rep. Salmon Statement on the Outcome of U.S. Marine Sgt. Tahmooressi's Evidentiary Hearing
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 9, 2014 Letter to Victor Octavio Lua Escobedo, Juez Sexto de Distrito de Procedimientos Penales Federales XV Circuito - Calls on Mexican Court to Immediately Release U.S. Marine
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action
June 21, 2014 Chairman Royce, Subcommittee Chairman Salmon Visit Marine Sgt. Tahmooressi in Mexican Prison
June 19, 2014 Salmon Announces Eighth Shrink Our Spending (SOS) Initiative, Eliminates Funding for Institute of Peace
June 13, 2014 FOX "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript: Andrew Tahmooressi
May 2, 2014 Salmon Statement on Announced Select Committee to Investigate Benghazi
April 9, 2014 Western Hemisphere Subcommittee to Examine Advancing U.S. Interests in the Western Hemisphere: The FY 2015 Foreign Affairs Budget
March 28, 2014 Salmon Drops 2nd Bill as Part of Shrink Our Spending (SOS) Initiative
March 25, 2014 Chairman Salmon on U.S. Disengagement from Latin America: Compromised Security and Economic Interests
March 18, 2014 The Washington Times - Salmon: Taiwan's Blueprint for a Diplomatic Thaw in the Asia-Pacific
March 17, 2014 Salmon Statement on U.S., E.U. Sanctions Against Russian Entities
March 17, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State and Rajiv Shah, Administrator of the Agency for International Development - Nicaraguan Democracy
March 13, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - John Kerry and the Western Hemisphere
March 7, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Sanctions Against Maduro Regime Officials Connected to Human Rights Abuses
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Sanctions Against Maduro Regime Officials Connected to Human Rights Abuses
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary, US Department of State - P-2 Refugee Status for Ahiska Turks
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Dec. 11, 2013 DeSantis and Salmon on President Obama's Handshake with Castro
Nov. 24, 2013 Salmon Statement on Iran Nuclear Agreement
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
Aug. 12, 2013 Chairman Salmon Statement on Release of Drug Kingpin Caro Quintero
Aug. 12, 2013 The Hill - The Continuing Iranian Threat in the Americas
July 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary John Kerry, State Department - Support UN Investigation of North Korean Ship
July 1, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Pressure on Iran
June 27, 2013 Rep. Salmon's Statement on the Release of the State Department Report on the Iranian Influence in the Western Hemisphere
June 18, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - India Intellectual Property
June 7, 2013 Letter to Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of State - North Korea as a State Sponsor of Terrorism
May 29, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Detail Status of Four State Department Employees Cited in Benghazi Report
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
May 16, 2013 Statement on Taiwan--Philippines Dispute
May 14, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kerry and Secretary Lew - Rep. Duncan Sends Bipartisan Letter on Iran-Turkish Relations to Sec. Kerry & Sec. Lew
May 3, 2013 Chairman Salmon Joins Call for Select Committee on Benghazi
April 18, 2013 Chairman Salmon and Ranking Member Sires Issue Joint Statement on the Venezuelan Election Results
April 9, 2013 Letter to Mr. Shawn Carter and Mrs. Beyoncé Knowles-Carter - Western Hemisphere Subcommittee Members Send Letter to Beyoncé and Jay-Z
April 8, 2013 Salmon Statement on Passing of Former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher
March 20, 2013 Joint Statement on Cuban Government's Continued Human Rights Abuses
March 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew - Iran Sanctions
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Policy Position on United States - Israel Relationship
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