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Albio Sires' Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Albio Sires
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Adrienne; 1 Stepchild: Tara
Birth Date: 01/26/1951
Birth Place: Bejucal, Cuba
Home City: West New York, NJ
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
April 4, 2014 Congressman Sires' Statement on USAID's Cuba Twitter Program
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 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 - Sanctions Against Maduro Regime Officials Connected to Human Rights Abuses
March 5, 2014 The Importance of Women Participating in a Peaceful Resolution to the Conflict in Syria
Feb. 19, 2014 Congressman Sires' Statement on the Deteriorating Situation in Venezuela
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State - NATO Enlargement
Feb. 7, 2014 February 4, 2014 - Introducing Legislation
Jan. 31, 2014 Washington Review, January 30, 2014
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to Roberta Jacobson, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs - Castro Dictatorship
Jan. 17, 2014 Washington Review, January 17, 2014
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Shawn Carter (Jay-Z) - Cuban Propaganda
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Prevent Human Rights Abusers from Entering the U.S.
Nov. 8, 2013 Letter to Executive Director Stephen Hawkins, Amnesty International USA - Add Sonia Garro Alfonso, Member of the Ladies in White, To List of Prisoners of Conscience
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Cuban Political Prisoners
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Deem Treasury's Iran Sanctions Staff to be Deemed Essential
Oct. 8, 2013 Commemoration of National Day of the Republican of China
Aug. 16, 2013 Letter to Prime Minister Perry Gladstone Christie, Commonwealth of the Bahamas - Cuban Refugees
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy for the European Union - Hezbollah Organization Designation
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Assistant Secretary Anne C. Richard, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration - Cuban Detainees in the Bahamas
July 26, 2013 Letter to President Abdullah Gul, Republic of Turkey - Condemn Anti-Semitic Statements by Turkish Officials
July 18, 2013 Congressman Dan Kildee Urges U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to Act Swiftly on the Release of Former Marine and Flint Native Held Captive in Iran
July 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary John Kerry, State Department - Support UN Investigation of North Korean Ship
July 12, 2013 Letter to Secretary John Kerry, State Department - Deny Visa to Cuban Dictator's Son
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
June 18, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - India Intellectual Property
June 14, 2013 Connolly Amendment to Sell F-16 Aircraft to Taiwan Passes House
June 3, 2013 Letter to Honorable Roberta S. Jacobson, Assistant Secretary of Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs - Cuba
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
April 18, 2013 Chairman Salmon and Ranking Member Sires Issue Joint Statement on the Venezuelan Election Results
April 11, 2013 Recognition of the 65th Anniversary of the Founding of the State of Israel
April 9, 2013 Letter to Mr. Shawn Carter and Mrs. Beyoncé Knowles-Carter - Western Hemisphere Subcommittee Members Send Letter to Beyoncé and Jay-Z
March 20, 2013 Joint Statement on Cuban Government's Continued Human Rights Abuses
Jan. 3, 2013 Sires Legislation to Create Universal Accreditation for Intercountry Adoptions is set to Become Law
Sept. 21, 2012 Recognition of Taiwan's National Day
July 17, 2012 Congressman Sires Supports United States-Israel Security Cooperation
June 26, 2012 Congressman Sires Introduces Legislation to Create Universal Accreditation for Intercountry Adoptions
May 18, 2012 Joint Statement: Diaz-Balart, Ros-Lehtinen, Sires, and Rivera Condemn Visas Provided to High-Ranking Cuban Regime Officials
April 18, 2012 Removing the People's Mujahedin Organization of Iran from the Foreign Terrorist Organization List
April 17, 2012 Sires Promotes Regional Partnerships at Summit of the Americas
April 13, 2012 Sires to Attend Summit of the Americas
March 30, 2012 Diaz-Balart, Ros-Lehtinen, Sires, and Rivera Express Grave Concern for Cuban Protester, Andres Carrion Alvarez Detained During Papal Mass
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 14, 2011 Letter to His Excellency Alexander Lukashenko, President Republic of Belarus
Oct. 12, 2011 Religious Violence in Eqypt
Sept. 29, 2011 Congressman Sires Urges Cuban Authorities to Release Pro-Democracy Activists
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Mr. Antonio Brufau Niubó, Chairman Repsol
Sept. 21, 2011 Israel
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to European Heads of State
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