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Pat Roberts' Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Charles 'Pat' Patrick Roberts
Office: U.S. Senate (KS) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Franki; 3 Children: David, Ashleigh, Anne-Wesley
Birth Date: 04/20/1936
Birth Place: Topeka, KS
Home City: Dodge City, KS
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
June 30, 2014 Senator Roberts' Remarks at Groundbreaking of KC-46A Construction at McConnell Air Force Base
June 11, 2014 Expressing the Sense of the Senate on the May 31, 2014, Transfer of Five Detainees From the Detention Facility At United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
June 5, 2014 Senator Roberts Issues Statement on Release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl
June 5, 2014 Roberts Report: Answers for Veterans Care, Honor Flight, ObamaCare Watchdog and More
May 8, 2014 Manchin Cosponsors Legislation to Launch Army Force Structure Commission
May 6, 2014 Markey Joins Leahy, Graham to Introduce Bill To Launch Commission To Evaluate Army Budget Changes Proposed By The Administration
Jan. 30, 2014 Sens. Moran, Roberts and Rep. Pompeo Comment on KC-46A Tankers Timeline
Oct. 25, 2013 Senator Roberts Issues Statement Recognizing "Day of the Deployed" Saturday, Oct. 26
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Pay National Guard, Reserves During Shutdown
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Pressure on Iran
Sept. 20, 2013 Roberts Report - Defunding Obamacare, Investigating Benghazi, Syria Update, Fighting EPA Regs, and More
Sept. 18, 2013 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013
Sept. 10, 2013 Senator Roberts Issues Statement on Syria Following Meeting with President
Sept. 5, 2013 Roberts Report - Syria, ObamaCare and Listening Tour
Sept. 4, 2013 Senator Roberts Issues Statement on Use of Military Force in Syria
Sept. 1, 2013 Senator Roberts Issues Statement on Syria
June 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State of U.S. Department of State - Nuclear Arsenal Reduction
June 21, 2013 McConnell AFB Slated to Receive $219 Million for Upgrades as Home for New KC-46 Tankers
May 22, 2013 Sens. Moran & Roberts, Reps. Pompeo & Jenkins Comment on McConnell AFB Selection As Home for New KC-46A Tankers
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
March 13, 2013 Senator Roberts Renews Opposition to U.N. Arms Trade Treaty
March 12, 2013 Sens. Roberts and Moran Pleased U.S. Army and Day & Zimmerman Reached Agreement Regarding Parsons Land Transfer
March 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - Justification of LAS Contract Award
Feb. 8, 2013 Pompeo Named to House Intelligence Committee
Jan. 23, 2013 Senator Roberts Issues Statement on Secretary Clinton's Testimony on Benghazi Terrorist Attacks
Dec. 21, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Step Up Pressure, Prevent Nuclear Iran
Dec. 19, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran
Oct. 31, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 20, 2012 Senate Leadership
Sept. 14, 2012 Attacks on U.S. Embassies
Sept. 12, 2012 Sen. Roberts' Statement on Attack on U.S. Embassy and Americans Killed in Libya
June 11, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Michael B. Donley Secretary United States Air Force
Feb. 28, 2012 Senator Roberts: Air Force Agrees to Review the LAS Contract Process
Feb. 15, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee - Improving Food Security, Building National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility
Jan. 5, 2012 Roberts: Hawker Beechcraft Deserves Answers from Air Force
Dec. 2, 2011 Senate Approves Defense Authorization Bill; Includes Father Kapaun Amendment
July 7, 2011 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States
June 15, 2011 Visit to Guantanamo
Feb. 24, 2011 Roberts: DOD Awards Tanker Contract to Boeing
Feb. 17, 2011 Bipartisan Senator Discuss Importance of Securing Tanker Contract for American Workers, Keeping Jobs at Home
Feb. 10, 2011 Sens. Roberts and Moran Introduce Resolution Recognizing Importance of Biosecurity and Agro-Defense
Jan. 26, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Replacing Air Force's Refueling Tankers
Dec. 15, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Carl Levin, Chairman, Committee on Armed Services
Dec. 2, 2010 Letter to Minority Leader McConnell - New STRAT Treaty
Sept. 21, 2010 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011--Motion to Proceed--Continued
July 23, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Robert Gates Secretary of Defense
July 6, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense
June 16, 2010 Marine Corps Bill
May 25, 2010 Marine Corps Bill
May 21, 2010 Tanker Competition
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