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Sam Farr's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Samuel 'Sam' Farr
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 20, Democratic
First Elected: 1993
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 20
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Shary; 1 Child: Jessica
Birth Date: 07/04/1941
Birth Place: San Francisco, CA
Home City: Carmel, CA
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Vietnam Human Rights Abuses
Dec. 10, 2013 Reps. Schakowsky, Farr and McGovern Joint Statement on the Honduran Elections
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
Aug. 26, 2013 Letter to Susan Rice, National Security Advisor - Humanitarian Aid in Syria
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
April 30, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Cuba Travel Policy
April 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Prioritize Human Rights in Mexico
March 12, 2013 Letter to His Excellency V.B. Rybak - Reject Anti-LGBT Legislation
May 22, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States
April 17, 2012 Representative Farr Travels with President to Summit of the Americas
Dec. 2, 2011 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
July 19, 2011 The Need for Peace in Sudan and South Sudan
July 8, 2011 Reaffirming Commitment to Negotiated Settlement of Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
July 6, 2011 In Opposition to the Afghanistan War
June 27, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of The United States of America
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
March 29, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
March 1, 2011 Honoring Peace Corps on its 50th Anniversary
Jan. 27, 2011 Markey Joins Colleagues Introducing Resolution Honoring Life of Sargent Shriver
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
Sept. 22, 2010 Authorizing Peace Corps Commemorative Work
July 13, 2010 Op-Ed - Afghanistan, HealthCare.gov
March 10, 2010 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
Nov. 3, 2009 Opposing Any Endorsement Or Further Consideration Of Report Of The United Nations Fact Finding Mission On The Gaza Conflict
July 9, 2009 Farr Fights For Peace Corps Funding
June 10, 2009 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2010 And 2011
April 13, 2009 Farr To Deliver Cuba Letter To Obama
Jan. 9, 2009 Recognizing Israel's Right to Defend Itself Against Attacks from Gaza
Jan. 6, 2009 Farr Statement on Gaza Violence
Nov. 10, 2008 Time For Change At Hand
Oct. 16, 2008 Court Reaches Deal on Bracero Compensation
Sept. 22, 2008 Farr Supports Cuba Embargo Breather
April 22, 2008 Recognizing the 60th Anniversary of the Founding of the Modern State of Israel
April 8, 2008 Calling on the Government of China to End Its Crackdown in Tibet
April 2, 2008 Good Times - Who's in Charge?
Jan. 23, 2008 Good Times - Economy Woes Start with Iraq
Dec. 19, 2007 Farr Votes Against Iraq Funds
Nov. 14, 2007 Orderly and Responsible Iraq Redeployment Appropriations Act, 2008
July 12, 2007 Responsible Redeployment from Iraq Act
June 21, 2007 The Department of State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2008
June 5, 2007 Relating to the 40th Anniversary of the Reunification of Jerusalem
April 25, 2007 Farr Statement On Funding Bill For The War In Iraq
March 20, 2007 Iraq Bills Get Airing in House Committee
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Dec. 6, 2006 Rep. Farr Responds to Iraq Study Group Final Report
July 27, 2006 Farr Calls For Peace in the Middle East
July 21, 2006 Condemning the Recent Attacks Against the State of Israel
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