Representative Albio Sires's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Albio Sires
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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Issue Position: Global Leadership Issue Position: Homeland Security 7/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations 7/01/14 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary Department of Homeland Security - Indefinite Detention of Immigrants 5/22/14 Congressman Sires Supports Legislation to Protect Privacy Rights 5/08/14 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Departing of Housing and Urban Development -- Diversion of Sandy Funds 5/05/14 Pallone and New Jersey Congressional Delegation Members Call on EPA to Restore Coastal Helicopter Monitoring 4/25/14 Sires Urges Secretary to Reconsider Diverting Sandy Funding 4/01/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams 3/28/14 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security, House Appropriations Committee - Fund Non-Profit Security Grant Program 3/11/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Benghazi Terrorists Be Brought to Justice 8/05/13 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy for the European Union - Hezbollah Organization Designation 7/18/13 Letter to Secretary John Kerry, State Department - Support UN Investigation of North Korean Ship 6/03/13 Letter to Honorable Roberta S. Jacobson, Assistant Secretary of Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs - Cuba 3/21/13 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes 3/19/13 Letter to Secretary Napolitano and Administrator Fugate - FEMA Disaster Recovery Aid for Housing Co-Ops and Condos 3/14/13 Sires Introduces Legislation to Support a National Catastrophe Fund 1/16/13 Congressman Sires Votes to Provide Additional Assistance to Sandy Victims 1/15/13 Sires Votes to Expedite Disaster Assistance for Hurricane Sandy 1/15/13 Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2013 1/04/13 Temporary Increase in Borrowing Authority for National Flood Insurance Program 1/02/13 Congressman Sires' Statement on House Leadership's Decision to Pull Sandy Disaster Aid Bill 12/19/12 Superstorm Sandy Disaster Assistance Package 11/30/12 Letter to President Obama 11/20/12 Sires Requests Increased Disaster Assistance for Sandy Recovery 11/14/12 Hurricane Sandy 11/01/12 Sires Announces $10 Million Department of Transportation Dollars Post Hurricane Sandy 9/21/12 Congressman Sires Introduces Taxpayer Protection Act 9/21/12 Taxpayer Protection Act 12/02/11 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State 9/20/11 Letter to Speaker Boehner and Majority Leader Eric Cantor 9/14/11 Disaster Relief Supplemental 6/21/11 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States 5/02/11 Sires Statement on the Death of Osama bin Laden 3/31/11 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Mahmoud Abbas Re-Entering Peace Talks 2/17/11 Sires' Statement on aid to Israel during changing times in the Middle East 10/13/10 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform 5/28/10 Sires Votes To Support Our Troops and Secure Our Country 3/29/10 Letter to Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Declare Nor'easter Storm Damage as Major Disaster in New Jersey 11/05/09 Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Act Of 2009 10/22/09 Denouncing The Cuban Regime 10/15/09 Houses Passes Conference Report On FY 2010 Department Of Homeland Security Funding Bill 9/09/09 Expressing Sense Of The House Regarding September 11, 2001 7/10/09 Congress Passes State And Foreign Operations Appropriations 6/24/09 House Passes FY 2010 Funding Bill For Department Of Homeland Security 6/10/09 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2010 And 2011 5/14/09 21st Century Green Schools 9/24/08 Congressman Sires Supports Funding to Help Low-Income and Middle Class Families, Veterans, and Improves our National Security 12/12/07 Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007 9/19/07 Terrorism Risk Insurance Revision and Extension Act of 2007