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Xavier Becerra's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Xavier Becerra
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 34, Democratic Minority Caucus Chair
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 34
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carolina; 3 Children: Clarisa, Olivia, Natalia
Birth Date: 01/26/1958
Birth Place: Sacramento, CA
Home City: Los Angeles, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
May 11, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Benghazi Investigation
Sept. 11, 2013 Transcript of Democratic Leadership Press Conference Following Meeting with White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough
Sept. 10, 2013 Congressman Xavier Becerra on President Obama's Address on Deterring Syria's Use of Chemical Weapons
Aug. 31, 2013 Congressman Xavier Becerra on President Obama's Remarks on Syria
June 14, 2013 Congressman Xavier Becerra on Defense Spending Vote
May 19, 2013 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript - Benghazi Investigation and IRS Targeting
April 3, 2012 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army - Reconsider the Army Corps of Engineers' Proposed Draft
March 27, 2012 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 21, 2011 Rep. Becerra Hails the End of U.S. Military Involvement
Aug. 1, 2011 Rep. Becerra Votes Against Unbalanced Debt Ceiling Legislation
July 8, 2011 Becerra On Vote To Reduce Department Of Defense Funding
May 2, 2011 Rep. Becerra on the Death of Osama bin Laden
Dec. 2, 2010 Rep. Becerra: The Time Has Come To Repeal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
June 27, 2010 Rep. Becerra Votes Against War Supplemental
May 14, 2009 Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2009
May 14, 2009 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2346, Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2009
June 20, 2008 Rep. Becerra Votes Against Iraq War Funding and For G.I. Bill of Rights for the 21st Century
March 19, 2008 Rep. Becerra Statement on the Fifth Anniversary of the War in Iraq
Oct. 25, 2007 Cbo Tells Budget Committee that Total War Costs Could Reach $2.4 Trillion
Oct. 24, 2007 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - The Growing Costs of the Iraq War
May 11, 2007 Rep. Becerra on the Passage of the Iraq Accountability Act
May 10, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007
May 1, 2007 Rep. Becerra Denounces the President's Veto
April 20, 2007 Letter: To President George W. Bush
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
March 8, 2006 Lofgren Calls for Veterans' Care to Be Included in Iraq Supplemental
March 7, 2006 Salazar, House Dems Call for Vets Care to be Included in Iraq Supplemental
Nov. 18, 2005 'The Day When Our Troops...Can Come Home Cannot Come Fast Enough'
May 2, 2005 Letter to President Bush, Secretary Donald Rumsfeld and Chairman Anthony Principi on Base Realignment and Closure
April 7, 2005 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, The Global War on Terror, and Tsunami Relief, 2005
April 28, 2004 Permanently Extending Increased Standard Deduction, and 15% Individual Income Tax Rate Bracket Expansion, for Married Taxpayers Filing Joint Returns
April 6, 2004 Fox News Hannity & Colmes-Transcript
March 17, 2004 Relating to the Liberation of the Iraqi People and the Valiant Service of the United States Armed Forces and Coalition Forces
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Defense and National Security
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Budget & Fiscal Responsibility
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