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Angus King, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Office: U.S. Senate (ME) - Jr, Independent
Date Title
Sept. 9, 2016 U.S. Senators Collins, Shaheen, Ayotte, King Announce $25.2 million in Structural Repair Funding for Portsmouth Naval Shipyard
Sept. 8, 2016 Letter to Chairmen Mac Thornberry and John McCain, Ranking Members Adam Smith and Jack Reed, Congressional Armed Service Committees - Issues with the Language in the National Defense Authorization Act Concerning Long-term Temporary Duty
Sept. 7, 2016 U.S. Senators Collins, Shaheen, Ayotte, King Announce $32.9 million in Dry Dock Repairs and Upgrades for Portsmouth Naval Shipyard
Aug. 25, 2016 Sens. Collins, King Announce Brunswick Executive Airport to Receive More than $1.5 Million
June 29, 2016 Letter to US Senate Members - Support Ayotte, Others' Bipartisan No Fly No Buy Bill
June 14, 2016 Made-in-USA Athletic Footwear Provision One Step Closer to Becoming Law
May 25, 2016 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Timely Decision on U.S. Troop Levels in Afghanistan
May 23, 2016 Senators Collins & King Announce That Bath Iron Works Will Build the Navy's First Flight Iii Destroyer
May 20, 2016 Collins, King Congratulate Bath Iron Works on Delivery of USS Zumwalt to Navy
May 19, 2016 Senate Passes Veterans, Military Construction, Housing and Transportation Spending Legislation
May 12, 2016 King Successfully Secures Provision in NDAA Requiring Defense Department to Comply with Berry Amendment for Athletic Footwear
May 3, 2016 Collins, King Announce $15 Million Contract for Biddeford Firm for Work on Navy Facilities in Maine and Across New England
April 6, 2016 Collins, King, Ayotte, Shaheen Introduce Legislation to Ensure Shipyard Workers Are Fully Reimbursed for Long-term Travel for Maintenance
March 30, 2016 Senators Collins & King Announce Funding for DDG-51 to Be Built at BIW and $2.2 Billion in Program Savings for the U.S. Navy
Jan. 16, 2016 King Statement on Implementation of Iran Nuclear Agreement
Dec. 9, 2015 King Questions Defense Secretary on U.S. Strategy to Counter ISIS
Nov. 3, 2015 King Preserves Additional Funding Authorizations for Future DDG-51
Oct. 15, 2015 King Statement on President's Decision to Maintain Troop Levels in Afghanistan
Sept. 29, 2015 King Announces Provisions Critical to Maine in Defense Bill
Sept. 16, 2015 As Syrian Humanitarian Crisis Worsens, King Calls for U.S. Strategy to Replace Assad Regime
July 24, 2015 Maine, NH Senators Applaud PNSY Excellence in Environmental Stewardship
June 18, 2015 Defense Authorization Bill Passes Senate with King Provisions Important to Maine
June 1, 2015 USA FREEDOM Act of 2015
May 23, 2015 King Calls for Compromise to Reform Bulk Records Program
May 14, 2015 King Secures HUBZone Provision in Defense Bill
May 11, 2015 Senators Collins, King Push to Expand HUBZones, Protect Communities Affected Through BRAC
May 5, 2015 King Statement on Joint Chiefs of Staff Nominations
April 2, 2015 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Possible Terrorist Attacks, The Iran Deal
March 31, 2015 Navy Announces Funding for DDG-51 to be Built at BIW
March 16, 2015 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: On Iran, Russia, Israel
Feb. 26, 2015 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Domestic Terror Threats; ISIS Recruitment; Netanyahu's Address to Congress
Feb. 13, 2015 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Authority to Shape Military Engagement with ISIS
Feb. 12, 2015 King Votes to Confirm Ash Carter as Defense Secretary
Feb. 11, 2015 King Statement on AUMF
Feb. 9, 2015 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: On ISIS Hostages and Arms to Ukraine
Feb. 4, 2015 King, Collins Welcome National Science Foundation Grant to Prepare for Arctic Research
Feb. 4, 2015 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State and Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Urgent Support to Jordan in Fight Against ISIL
Feb. 4, 2015 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the State, and Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Operations Against ISIS/ISIL
Feb. 2, 2015 King Statement in Response to President's Budget
Jan. 23, 2015 At UMF-Fulbright Forum, King Lays Out Lessons Learned in Foreign Policy
Jan. 21, 2015 King Meets Defense Secretary Nominee Ashton Carter
Jan. 14, 2015 King Reappointed to Armed Services Subcommittees Vital to Maine
Dec. 12, 2014 Collins, King Hail Passage of National Defense Authorization Act
Dec. 11, 2014 Federal Funding Bill Supports Maine's Defense Industry and Jobs
Dec. 9, 2014 SSCI Study of the CIA's Detention and Interrorgation Program
Dec. 5, 2014 King Statement on Defense Secretary Nomination
Dec. 3, 2014 Nomination of Gerald J. Pappert to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Dec. 3, 2014 King Announces Provisions Important to Maine in 2015 National Defense Authorization Act
Nov. 24, 2014 King Statement on Hagel Resignation
Nov. 10, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Islamic State Strategy
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