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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
Issue Position: The Iraq War
Issue Positions: International Relations
July 8, 2014 Justice From Serbia
July 1, 2014 Cardin Statement on the Deaths of Israeli Teens Eyal Yifrach, Gilad Shaar, and Naftali Fraenkel
June 26, 2014 Cardin Calls for Emergency Action to Stop Price Spikes Caused by Oil Speculators
June 20, 2014 Cardin, Boozman Lead Bipartisan Effort To Accelerate Global Development Partnerships And Promote Innovation
June 18, 2014 Cardin Statement On The Situation In Iraq
June 17, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 - Motion to Proceed
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
June 4, 2014 Nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell to be Secretary of Health and Human Services
May 27, 2014 Cardin Statement On Ukrainian Presidential Election
May 22, 2014 Cardin Responds To Russian, Chinese Veto of U.N Security Council Resolution
May 22, 2014 Letter to Viktor Orban, Prime Minister of Hungary - Concern Over Nazi Occupation Monument in Hungary
May 22, 2014 Senators Urge a Return to Democratic Rule in Thailand Following Military Coup
May 22, 2014 Senators Introduce Legislation to Repeal 2002 Resolution Authorizing Use of Military Force Against Iraq
May 20, 2014 Cardin Responds to Expanded Magnitsky List
May 12, 2014 Senators Express Concerns over Maritime Dispute in South China Sea, Call Chinese Actions "Troubling"
May 9, 2014 Senators Express Concerns over Maritime Dispute in South China Sea, Call Chinese Actions "Troubling"
May 8, 2014 Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Bill to Extend, Reform Special Immigrant Visa Program
May 7, 2014 Cardin Welcomes Members of Pussy Riot to U.S. Capitol to Spotlight Deteriorating Human Rights in Russia
May 6, 2014 Letter to Goodluck Jonathan, President of Nigeria - Boko Haram Kidnapping
May 6, 2014 Cardin Urges International Cooperation in Seeking Return of Kidnapped School Girls in Nigeria
May 2, 2014 U.S. Helsinki Commission cites deterioration of media freedom across the OSCE region
May 1, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America - The Escalating Crisis in South Sudan
May 1, 2014 Cardin Condemns Assad's Continuing War Crimes And Failure To Meet Chemical Weapons Deadline
April 30, 2014 Combating Global Hunger
April 30, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Free OSCE Observers Held in Ukraine
April 27, 2014 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Israeli-Palestinian Conflict and the Crimean Crisis
April 22, 2014 Cardin Condemns Attacks, Threats Against Minorities In Ukraine
April 17, 2014 Chairman Menendez Releases Report on the Obama Administration's "Rebalance to the Asia-Pacific" Policy
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 Cardin, Wicker Name Ambassador David Killion To Lead U.S. Helsinki Commission Staff
April 10, 2014 War Crimes in Syria
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 Freedom of the Press in China
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Accountability For Human Rights Violations In South Sudan
Feb. 12, 2014 The Sochi Olympics
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