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Ben Cardin's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Benjamin 'Ben' L. Cardin
Office: U.S. Senate (MD) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Myrna; 1 Child: Deborah
Birth Date: 10/05/1943
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Baltimore, MD
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
April 14, 2014 Cardin Assures Maryland's Ukrainian Community that Putin will Pay for Aggression in Ukraine
April 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Cardin, Colleagues Ask Kerry To Urge NATO, OSCE To End All Defense Contracts With Russia
April 10, 2014 War Crimes in Syria
April 10, 2014 Cardin, Wicker Name Ambassador David Killion To Lead U.S. Helsinki Commission Staff
April 10, 2014 Senate Passes Cardin, Rubio, Menendez, Corker Resolution Urging Greater Freedom of Press in China
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
April 9, 2014 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Maritime Security Resolution for the Asia-Pacific Region
April 3, 2014 Rubio, Cardin Introduce Syrian War Crimes Accountability Act Of 2014
March 27, 2014 Cardin Praises Bipartisan Unity in Support of Ukraine, Sanctions Against Russia
March 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Ongoing Negotiations Between the P5+1 and Iran
March 13, 2014 Cardin Welcomes Strong U.S. Action To Support Ukraine And Hold Accountable Those Who Have Victimized Its People
March 12, 2014 Supporting a Venezuelan Democracy
March 7, 2014 Cardin, Mikulski Introduce Resolution Honoring International Women's Day
March 7, 2014 Bipartisan Coalition of Senators Introduce Resolution Honoring International Women's Day
March 6, 2014 Affordable Care Act
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Assist Peaceful, Democratic Transition in Ukraine
Feb. 27, 2014 Health Care
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Accountability For Human Rights Violations In South Sudan
Feb. 25, 2014 Freedom of the Press in China
Feb. 12, 2014 The Sochi Olympics
Feb. 6, 2014 Cardin Applauds Swift Confirmation Of Max Baucus As the U.S. Ambassador to the People's Republic of China
Jan. 17, 2014 Senators Seek Additions to Magnitsky List of Russian Human Rights Abusers
Jan. 16, 2014 Cardin, McCain Introduce Global Human Rights Accountability Act
Jan. 11, 2014 Cardin Statement on the Death of Former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon
Jan. 9, 2014 South Sudan
Jan. 9, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - Free Marylander Warren Weinstein Kidnapped by Terrorists in Pakistan
Dec. 20, 2013 Cardin Statement on the Release of Mikhail Khordorkovsky
Dec. 19, 2013 Cardin Sponsors Bill To Keep Iran Accountable
Dec. 11, 2013 Human Rights in Hungary
Dec. 10, 2013 International Human Rights Day
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Hamid Karzai, President of Afghanistan - Protect Women in the Afghan National Police
Dec. 6, 2013 Cardin Statement On Nelson Mandela
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to Taiwanese Ambassador Cui Tiankai - Rubio Joins Colleagues In Opposing Chinese Actions In East China Sea
Nov. 21, 2013 Bipartisan Statement on Iran Sanctions
Nov. 19, 2013 80th Anniversary of the Ukrainian Famine
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
Sept. 19, 2013 Cardin Calls al-Bashir's Request for a Visa to NYC Insulting to the International Community
Sept. 10, 2013 Cardin Calls For Syrian President Assad To Be Tried Before The International Criminal Court
Sept. 4, 2013 Cardin Votes To Support Narrow Engagement In Syria With Explicit Prohibition On The Use Of American Combat Troops
Aug. 14, 2013 Letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh - Reject Harmful Changes To Grameen Bank
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Iranian Nuclear Program
Aug. 1, 2013 Cardin Calls Russia's Decision To Protect Snowden Troubling
July 25, 2013 Cardin Troubled By Deteriorating Security and Humanitarian Crisis in South Sudan
July 25, 2013 Tribute to Kevin Covert
July 18, 2013 Cardin, McCain Respond To Navalny Verdict
July 17, 2013 Cardin Impressed With Samantha Power Experience And Support For U.S. Leadership On Human Rights
July 11, 2013 Cardin Statement On Russia's Posthumous Conviction Of Sergei Magnitsky
July 10, 2013 Statement From Senators Cardin And Rubio On The Opening Of The Fifth Us-China Strategic And Economic Dialogue
June 25, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Rana Plaza
June 18, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of U.S. Department of State - Deterioration of the Rule of Law in Honduras
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