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Barney Frank's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Barney Frank
Gender: Male
Family: Husband: Jim Ready
Birth Date: 03/31/1940
Birth Place: Bayonne, NJ
Home City: Newton, MA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
May 31, 2012 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript
March 21, 2012 ``Stars and Stripes: No Problems with `Don't Ask, Don't Tell' "
Feb. 3, 2012 Job Creation
Jan. 5, 2012 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Nov. 29, 2011 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Oct. 23, 2011 Taunton Daily Gazette - Barney Frank Returns to Taunton with Town Hall Forum, Continues Support for Reduced Military Spending
Oct. 17, 2011 The Wellesley Townsman - Congressman Barney Frank Says Military Spending Cuts are Necessary
Oct. 16, 2011 The New Bedford Standard Times - Frank Outlines Plan to Cut Military Costs to a Mostly Receptive Audience
Oct. 4, 2011 The Hill - Rep. Frank: Keeping Troops in Iraq Past Withdrawal Date "Totally Unacceptable'
Oct. 2, 2011 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
June 27, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of The United States of America
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 15, 2011 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
June 9, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama, Speaker of the House John Boenher, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Chairmens of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees, Congressman Hal Rogers and Senator Daniel Inouye
April 4, 2011 Protecting National Security by Cutting the Military Budget
Feb. 15, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 3, 2011 Representatives Call to Give Benefits Earned to Those Discharged Under "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Jan. 24, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 38, Reducing Non-Security Spending to Fiscal Year 2008 Levels or Less
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
Sept. 30, 2010 Kerry, Frank: Congress Enacts Legislation to Allow Parents of Fallen Servicemembers to be Buried With Their Children
July 24, 2010 Op-Ed - Distorted Attack on Bipartisan Project
July 10, 2010 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
July 7, 2010 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
July 6, 2010 MSNBC "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" - Transcript
June 6, 2010 Getting Control of Military Spending
Feb. 4, 2010 You Can't Succeed At Deficit Reduction Without Really Trying
Dec. 17, 2009 Frank Secures Back Pay for Employees of US Military Base in the Azores
July 21, 2009 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
July 16, 2009 "A Jet Even The Military Doesn't Want"
June 24, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2647, National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
June 24, 2009 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2647, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010
June 23, 2009 Conference Call With Rep. Barney Frank And Lawrence Korb, Senior Fellow At The Center For American Progress Action Fund - Money Allocation To Nuclear Waste Cleanup And F-22 Fighter Planes
June 22, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President Of The United States
March 2, 2009 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" Interview - Transcript
March 2, 2009 Cut the Military Budget II
Feb. 8, 2009 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
Nov. 19, 2008 Panel I of a Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee - Stabilizing the Financial Condition of the American Automobile Industry
June 29, 2007 Letter To President of the United States George W. Bush
March 21, 2007 Senator Simplson's Wisdom Rebuts General Pace's Prejudice
June 27, 2005 Military Personnel Financial Services Protection Act
April 28, 2005 Responsibility Evaded
Feb. 2, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H. Con. Res. 36, Expressing Continued Support of Congress for Equal Access of Military Recruiters to Institutions of...
Oct. 5, 2004 Military Personnel Financial Services Protection Act
Sept. 28, 2004 Little Safety in Baghdad
May 5, 2004 Congressional Democrats Call on Chairman Hunter to Help Military Widows
March 30, 2004 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3966, ROTC and Military Recruiter Equal Access to Campus Act of 2004
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