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James DeMint's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: James 'Jim' W. DeMint
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Debbie; 4 Children
Birth Date: 09/02/1951
Birth Place: Greenville, SC
Home City: Greenville, SC
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Oct. 11, 2012 Leading House and Senate Republicans Urge President to Rethink Issuing Cybersecurity Executive Order
June 26, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder Jr., Attorney General of the U.S. Department of Justice - National Security Leaks
Sept. 5, 2011 GOP Presidential Forum
June 21, 2011 35 Senators Offer Resolution Thanking CIA for Service
May 5, 2011 DeMint: Time to Honor CIA's Work in Tracking Down Osama bin Laden
Feb. 4, 2011 DeMint: Unionization of TSA Screeners Hurts U.S. Security
Aug. 16, 2010 Op-Ed - The New START Treaty Weakens U.S. National Security
April 30, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary Of State
March 28, 2010 Blog: President Obama's Top 10 Failed Nominees and Appointees
Jan. 27, 2010 DeMint: President Should Listen to Americans Calling for Commonsense Solutions
Jan. 20, 2010 DeMint Statement on Southers Withdrawing Nomination
Jan. 8, 2010 Letter To President Barack Obama
Jan. 3, 2010 CNN "State Of The Union With John King" - Transcript
Jan. 1, 2010 DeMint Statement on TSA Nominee
Dec. 29, 2009 Fox News "Your World With Neil Cavuto" - Transcript
Dec. 1, 2009 DeMint Statement on President Obama's Afghanistan Strategy
Nov. 13, 2009 DeMint Statement on Decision to Bring GITMO Terrorists to US
Sept. 17, 2009 Executive Session
Sept. 11, 2009 Anniversary Of America's War On Terror
June 11, 2009 Panel I of a Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "North Korea: Back At The Brink?"
June 8, 2009 North Korea
June 3, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary, U.S. Department of State
June 3, 2009 16 Senators Offer Amendment to Re-List North Korea as Sponsor of Terrorism
April 20, 2009 Senator DeMint First to Welcome Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu Back to Office
April 16, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary, United States Department Of Homeland Security
April 4, 2009 The Charleston Post and Courier - Sept. 10 Mindset Raises U.S. Vulnerability to Terror
March 26, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee – The Nomination of Lieutenant General Karl Eikenberry to be Ambassador to Afghanistan
March 26, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee – Nominations
March 25, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee – Nomination of Christopher Hill to be Ambassador to the Republic of Iraq
Sept. 11, 2008 It's Time to Enlarge NATO
May 8, 2008 Happy 60th Birthday, Israel
April 9, 2008 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act and the Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007
April 7, 2008 Bucharest: An Important Crossroad for NATO
March 4, 2008 The Consumer Product Safety Commission Reform Act--Continued
Feb. 27, 2008 Providing for the Safe Redeployment of United States Troops From Iraq--Motion to Proceed--Continued
July 26, 2007 Implementing Recommendations Of The 9/11 Commission Act Of 2007
July 17, 2007 House Votes to Support DeMint Legislation Banning Serious Felons at U.S. Seaports
July 17, 2007 House Votes To Support DeMint Legislation Banning Serious Felons At U.S. Seaports
March 13, 2007 DeMint Opposes 9/11 Recommendations Bill
March 6, 2007 Improving America's Security Act of 2007
Feb. 28, 2007 Senate Passes DeMint Amendment Banning Serious Felons from Accessing American Seaports
Feb. 27, 2007 36 Senators Object to Provision Jeopardizing Air Travel Safety
Jan. 10, 2007 Legislative Transparency And Accountability Act of 2007
Sept. 14, 2006 Republicans Are Committed to Making America Safer
Sept. 13, 2006 Unity in the War on Terror
Sept. 12, 2006 Senate Approves DeMint Alert System
Sept. 6, 2006 DeMint: Democrats Should "Stop Performing for an Audience and Help Us Fight This War on Terror."
Aug. 15, 2006 Op-Ed - Greenville News - The WARN Act is Vital to Secure America's Homeland
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