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Bob Casey, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' P. Casey, Jr.
Office: U.S. Senate (PA) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Terese; 4 Children: Elyse, Caroline, Julia, Marena
Birth Date: 04/13/1960
Birth Place: Scranton, PA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Aug. 26, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Take Steps to Cut Off ISIS Financing
Aug. 20, 2014 Casey Statement on the Death of James Foley
Aug. 18, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Greater Nuclear Security and Nonproliferation Efforts
July 31, 2014 Casey Pushes for New Measure that Could Increase Training, Resources for First Responders in PA that Must Respond to Derailment Emergencies
July 30, 2014 Letter to a Key Senate Committee with Oversight Over Flood Funding - Funding for West Pittston Levee Project
July 11, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Mishandling of Dangerous Pathogens Calls for Review of Policies and Procedures
June 26, 2014 Casey Statement on President Obama's Request for U.S. To Train and Equip Vetted Members of Moderate Syrian Opposition
June 3, 2014 Casey Urges Small Business Administration to Declare Elk County a Disaster Area Following Recent Flooding
June 3, 2014 Letter to Karen Mills, Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration - Declare Elk County as a Disaster Area
May 22, 2014 Chinese Trade Practices
May 8, 2014 Nomination of Pamela K. Hamamoto to be Representative of the United States of America to the Office of the United Nations and Other International Organizations in Geneva, with the Rank of Ambassador
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to John Pistole, Administrator Transportation Security Administration - Reverse Course on Pittsburgh Air Marshal Office Closure
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Casey, Emergency Response Coordinators Push for Additional Funds for Life-Saving River Gauges that Help Forecast Flooding
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency - Continue Aid to Pennsylvania
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate - Prevent Flood Insurance Hikes on Thousands of Pennsylvanians Before Year's End
Nov. 20, 2013 Casey Backs Effort to Prevent Flood Insurance Rate Hikes for Thousands of PA Homeowners
Oct. 5, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Oct. 3, 2013 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript: Shots Near Capitol Hill
Sept. 16, 2013 Navy Yard Shooting
June 5, 2013 Casey Statement on National Security Advisor Appointmen
May 16, 2013 Letter to Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley, and General Keith B. Alexander, United States Cyber Command - Cyber Defense Center At Horsham Air Guard
May 1, 2013 Letter to Chairwoman Mikulski and Vice Chairman Shelby - Fund Federal COPS Hiring Program
April 24, 2013 Casey Calls On NRC to Outline Steps to Ensure the Safety of Residents Near Nuclear Power Plants
April 16, 2013 Casey Statement on Explosions in Boston
April 12, 2013 Casey Statement on Release of GAO Study on Emergency Plans for Residents Living Near Nuclear Power Plants
March 22, 2013 Casey Amendments Included in Senate Passed Budget
March 13, 2013 Casey Statement on Air Force Decision to Keep C130 Mission at the 911th Airlift Wing in Pittsburgh
Feb. 7, 2013 Senators Burr, Harkin, Enzi, Casey, and Alexander Introduce Bill to Better Prepare Nation for the Threat of Pandemics or Bioterror Attacks
Feb. 7, 2013 Casey, Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Bill to Better Prepare Nation for the Threat of Pandemics or Bioterror Attacks
Dec. 21, 2012 Air Force Structure
Dec. 21, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Step Up Pressure, Prevent Nuclear Iran
Dec. 19, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran
Oct. 31, 2012 Senator Casey, Senator Toomey and Lt. Governor Cawley Briefed by PPL on Outages in Allentown
Oct. 30, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 28, 2012 Letter to Mr. William Craig Fugate, Administrator Federal Emergency Management Agency
Oct. 26, 2012 Letter to Mr. William Craig Fugate, Administrator Federal Emergency Management Agency
Sept. 26, 2012 Letter to Administrator Craig Fugate, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Sept. 24, 2012 Sens. Casey and Toomey, Reps. Critz and Shuster Announce Flight 93 Memorial Grant
Sept. 11, 2012 Casey Statement on Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks
Sept. 11, 2012 Casey Announces Drought Relief for Small Businesses in Western PA
Aug. 10, 2012 Casey Statement on FEMA's Intent to Put West Pittston on Probation
Aug. 3, 2012 Letter to Harry Reid, Mitch McConnell, Daniel Inouye, and Thad Cochran
July 31, 2012 Letter to FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate
July 26, 2012 Letter to Mr. W. Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Associations
July 16, 2012 Letter to Vice Admiral Mark D. Harnitchek, Director, Defense Logistics Agency
June 29, 2012 Senate Reauthorizes National Flood Insurance Program to Protect PA Homeowners and Businesses
June 26, 2012 Casey: Aid Coming to 21 PA Counties After USDA Declares Disaster
June 16, 2012 Letter to Mr. John S. Pistole, Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration
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