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Sam Farr's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs - Iraq and Afghanistan
July 1, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary Department of Homeland Security - Indefinite Detention of Immigrants
May 28, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses
April 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Declassify the Senate Report on CIA Interrogation Program
April 3, 2014 Letter to Ken Calvert, Chairman, and James Moran, Ranking Member, of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Funding to Construct Earthquake Early Warning System
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reveal Top Line Intelligence Spending Levels in FY2015 Budget
Jan. 13, 2014 Central Coast Firefighters Receives $5.4 Million In Federal Grants
Nov. 7, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director Office of Management and Budget - Fully Fund Earth Quake Early Warning System
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
Dec. 5, 2012 Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2012 Amendments
May 31, 2012 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 29, 2012 Letter to Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Treasury and Mr. Edward DeMarco, Acting Director
April 3, 2012 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army - Reconsider the Army Corps of Engineers' Proposed Draft
Feb. 21, 2012 Passage of STOCK Act
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
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
May 5, 2011 Letter to President Obama
April 6, 2011 Letter to the President of the United States, Barack Obama
March 29, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
Feb. 28, 2011 In Honor of the Corporation for National and Community Service
Feb. 16, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 14, 2011 Extending Counterterrorism Authorities
Feb. 9, 2011 Support Funding For USAID -- Hon. Sam Farr
Dec. 9, 2010 Letter to Senators McConnell and Reid
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
July 13, 2010 Op-Ed - Afghanistan, HealthCare.gov
June 16, 2010 National Security and Dependence on Oil
May 28, 2010 Farr, Head of Calif. Guard Stuff Care Packages
March 10, 2010 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
Oct. 15, 2009 Conference Report On H.R. 2892, Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010
June 25, 2009 Homeland Security Funding Bill Passes House
May 12, 2009 Hearing Of The Homeland Security Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee- Homeland Security Department
Sept. 25, 2008 House Bill Includes Wildfire Funds
Aug. 1, 2008 HHS Writes Check to Silver Star
July 11, 2008 Farr, Laird Ask Governor For SBA Request
July 9, 2008 Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement Act
April 2, 2008 Good Times - Who's in Charge?
Oct. 11, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Michael Mukasey, Patterson Belknapp Webb & Tyler LLP
July 25, 2007 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2008
June 29, 2007 Farr to Bush: Close Guantanamo
June 21, 2007 The Department of State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2008
June 15, 2007 House Passes Homeland Security Funding Bill
June 14, 2007 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008
June 28, 2006 Farr Fights for Salmon Fishermen and Habitat Restoration
June 15, 2006 Letter to Special Counsel Patrick Fitzgerald
June 9, 2006 In Support of a Conflict Response Fun and a Comprehensive USG Approach to Addressing the Threat of Failed States
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