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Henry Waxman's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Henry A. Waxman
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 33, Democratic
First Elected: 1974
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Janet; 2 Children: Michael, Shai
Birth Date: 09/12/1939
Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
Home City: Los Angeles, CA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
June 5, 2014 Expressing Opprosition to Sec. 217 of H.R. 4435, Which Places Costly and Unnecessary Limitations on Modernization Initiatives for the Space-Based Infrared Systems
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
Sept. 11, 2013 Rep. Waxman's Reaction to President Obama's Address to the Nation on Syria
Aug. 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Military Action in Syria
July 18, 2013 Hearing of the House Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee - Reporting Data Breaches: Is Federal Legislation Needed to Protect Consumers?
July 9, 2013 Hearing of the House Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee - Cyber Espionage and the Theft of U.S. Intellectual Property and Technology
June 18, 2013 Hearing of the House Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee - Continuing Concerns Over BioWatch and the Surveillance of Bioterrorism
May 23, 2013 Rep. Waxman Welcomes Rejection of Additional Military Base Closures
May 21, 2013 Honoring the Leadership of Yula High School Students on their Stand Against the Iranian Nuclear Program
July 25, 2012 Letter to Mr. Speaker and Chairs of the Committees
April 3, 2012 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army - Reconsider the Army Corps of Engineers' Proposed Draft
March 28, 2012 Hearing of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "Cybersecurity: Threats to Communications Networks and Public-Sector Responses"
March 27, 2012 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
Jan. 24, 2012 Hearing of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Payroll Tax Conference Committee
Dec. 19, 2011 Conference Report on H.R. 1540, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
Dec. 16, 2011 End of the War in Iraq
Sept. 15, 2011 Reflections on September 11
May 31, 2011 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "Protecting the Electric Grid: H.R.__, the Grid Reliability and Infrastructure Defense Act"
May 10, 2011 Letter to Chairman McKeon
April 15, 2011 Department of Defense and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
March 31, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Mahmoud Abbas Re-Entering Peace Talks
March 31, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution: House of Representatives
July 15, 2010 Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010 - Extension of Remarks
June 9, 2010 Grid Reliability and Infrastructure Defense Act
June 8, 2010 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
May 26, 2010 United States-Israel Rocket and Missile Defense Cooperation and Support Act
April 22, 2009 Panel III of a Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee
May 22, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Accountability Lapses in Multiple Funds for Iraq
April 29, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Oversight of Defense Department Acquisitions
April 4, 2008 Committee Announces Hearing on DOD's Acquisition System
Oct. 16, 2007 Expressing the Sense of the House Regarding Withholding of Information Relating to Corruption in Iraq
Oct. 15, 2007 Reps. Kucinich and Waxman Request Information on Hunt Oil Deal
Oct. 14, 2007 Joint Release - Reps. Welch, Murphy, and Duncan Demand Answers on Blackwater Profits, Role in Iraq and Afghanistan
Oct. 4, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Assessing the State of Iraqi Corruption
Oct. 2, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Blackwater USA; Private Security Contracting in Iraq & Afghanistan
Sept. 17, 2007 Chairman Waxman's Statement on Blackwater USA Controversy
Aug. 1, 2007 Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee: The Tillman Fratricide; What The Leadership Of The Defense Department Knew
July 13, 2007 Letter to Fred F. Fielding of the Counsel to the President
June 21, 2007 Letter to the Chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Christopher Cox
May 4, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Condoleezza Rice
May 4, 2007 Letter to General Michael V. Hayden
May 2, 2007 Letter to the Honorable Robert M. Gates
April 27, 2007 Letter: To Robert M. Gates, Secretary, Department of Defense
April 27, 2007 Letter: To George Tenet
April 24, 2007 Oversight Committee Holds Hearing on Tillman, Lynch Incidents
March 23, 2007 US Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Feb. 16, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Sept. 27, 2006 Letter to Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld
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