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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
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 8
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 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 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
July 20, 2011 Sires Wins Inclusion of Religious Freedom Provision in State Department Authorization Bill
June 23, 2011 Religious Violence in Egypt
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 13, 2011 Religious Violence in Egypt
March 31, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Mahmoud Abbas Re-Entering Peace Talks
Feb. 19, 2011 Letter to U.S. Representatives Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Mario Diaz-Balart, Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Albio Sires
Feb. 17, 2011 Politico: Constant Partners For Changing Times
Feb. 17, 2011 Sires' Statement on aid to Israel during changing times in the Middle East
Feb. 9, 2011 Sires Announces Foreign Affairs Committee Assignment
Jan. 6, 2011 Condemning the New Year's Day Attack on a Coptic Church in Egypt
Dec. 15, 2010 Blog: Representative Sires: Richard Holbrooke's Legacy Will Not Be Forgotten
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
July 21, 2010 Cuba's Election to U.N. Human Rights Council
June 24, 2010 Sires Votes for Tough Sanctions on Iran
June 17, 2010 Fidel Castro's Anti-Semitic Statement Regarding Israel
May 28, 2010 Sires Votes To Support Our Troops and Secure Our Country
April 27, 2010 Universal Accreditation
Feb. 25, 2010 Orlando Zapata Tamayo
Feb. 25, 2010 Prisoners Of Conscience In Cuba
Jan. 25, 2010 Letter to President Barack Obama
Jan. 21, 2010 Human Rights Violations In Egypt
Jan. 21, 2010 Human Rights Abuses In Egypt
Oct. 22, 2009 Denouncing The Cuban Regime
June 10, 2009 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2010 And 2011
June 10, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States
June 10, 2009 Congress Passes Foreign Relations Authorization Act
June 10, 2009 Urging The United States Government To Move Slowly And Cautiously In Its Relations With Cuba
March 25, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America
Jan. 27, 2009 Statement on Repeal of Global Gag Rule
Jan. 9, 2009 Congressman Sires Supports House Resolution 34 Reaffirming Strong Support for Israel
Dec. 3, 2008 Letter to Robert Zoellick, President of the World Bank
Sept. 23, 2008 Recognizing NGO Work on Israeli-Palestinian Peace
July 22, 2008 34th Black Anniversary of the Invasion of Cyprus
July 17, 2008 Panel I of a Hearing of the Western Hemisphere Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee
April 16, 2008 Taxpayer Assistance Act, a Good Government Tax Bill
April 15, 2008 Americans Ask: Why is Bush Spending Billions in Iraq
March 3, 2008 Congressman Sires Condems Chavez's Destabilizing Actions and Calls on the United States to Stand Behind Colombia
Oct. 17, 2007 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and the Global Environment of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Burma Crisis
Oct. 9, 2007 Expressing Support for Implementation of Agreement Relating to Reunification of Cyprus
Sept. 10, 2007 Congressman Albio Sires Statement on Gen. Petraeus Report on Iraq War
Sept. 5, 2007 Cost of War in Iraq
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