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Jim Oberstar's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: James 'Jim' L. Oberstar
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jean; 6 Children: Ted, Noelle, Annie, Monica, Lindsey, Charlie
Birth Date: 09/10/1934
Birth Place: Chisholm, MN
Home City: Chisholm, MN
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Sept. 15, 2010 Supporting Backcountry Airstrips and Recreational Aviation
July 27, 2010 Multi-State Disaster Relief Act
July 20, 2010 National Commission on Children and Disasters Reauthorization Act of 2010
July 1, 2010 Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010
March 24, 2010 Disaster Relief And Summer Jobs Act Of 2010
March 2, 2010 Natural Hazards Risk Reduction Act Of 2010
Nov. 18, 2009 House Extends Firefighters Grant Program
Nov. 18, 2009 Fire Grants Reauthorization Act Of 2009
Nov. 5, 2009 Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Act Of 2009
July 29, 2009 H.R. 3377, The Disaster Response, Recovery, And Mitigation Enhancement Act Of 2009
March 26, 2009 FLAME Act Will Improve Response to Minnesota Forest Fires
Feb. 25, 2009 FEMA Independence Act Of 2009
Sept. 29, 2008 FEMA Accountability Act of 2007
Aug. 6, 2008 Cook County to Receive Disaster Assistance for Roads
June 23, 2008 Pre-Disaster Mitigation Act of 2008
Jan. 31, 2008 Letter to Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Jan. 29, 2008 Bush Recycles Failed Policies in the State of the Union
Oct. 29, 2007 Dam Rehabilitation and Repair Act of 2007
Oct. 29, 2007 Hurricanes Katrina and Rita Recovery Facilitation Act of 2007
Oct. 11, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Michael Mukasey, Patterson Belknapp Webb & Tyler LLP
Sept. 11, 2007 Chairman Oberstar's Opening statement from today's hearing on "Readiness in the Post-Katrina and Post-9/11 World"
Aug. 4, 2007 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection act
Aug. 4, 2007 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection act
June 28, 2007 Chairman James Oberstar's comments on H.R. 2775 to Authorize Funding for Emergency Management Performance Grants and Other Purposes
June 19, 2007 Oberstar, Norton Introduce Bill to Authorize Over a Billion Dollars for EMPG Program
June 19, 2007 H.R. 3775, A Bill To Authorize Funding For The Emergency Management Performance Grant Program
June 1, 2007 Oberstar: SBA Opens Service Center for Ham Lake Fire Victims
May 31, 2007 Oberstar Announces Assistance for Businesses Hit by Ham Lake Fire
May 29, 2007 Oberstar Asks FEMA to Take Stronger Role in Ham Lake Fire Recovery
April 26, 2007 Chairman Oberstar's Statement Regarding Today's Hearing On FEMA's Preparedness And Response To All Hazards
March 20, 2007 Gulf Coast Hurricane Housing Recovery Act Of 2007
March 7, 2007 Oberstar Acts to Protect Mass Transit and Railroad from Terrorist Attack
Jan. 23, 2007 Oberstar: Bush State of Union Speech Falls Short
Jan. 10, 2007 Report: Steel Industry Critical to National Security
Jan. 9, 2007 House Passes Major Homeland Security Legislation
Jan. 4, 2007 The American People Are Putting Congress Under New Management
Nov. 8, 2006 Oberstar Sees Challenges Ahead for the New Democratic Majority on T&I
Sept. 29, 2006 Conference Report On H.R. 4954, Safe Port Act
Sept. 27, 2006 Dam Safety Act Of 2006
Sept. 6, 2006 Press Release - Counties Receive Federal Assistance
July 28, 2006 Oberstar Urges TSA to Promptly Implement GAO Recommendations
May 25, 2006 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007
May 24, 2006 Letter to Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi
May 9, 2006 Statement of the Honorable James L. Oberstar
March 28, 2006 Local Community Recovery Act of 2006
March 2, 2006 Katrina Emergency Assistance Act of 2006
Dec. 19, 2005 Berman Co-authors Bipartisan Letter Urging President Bush to Increse Funding for International Affairs Programs
Dec. 8, 2005 Introducing the Federal Emergency Management Agency Restoration Act
Nov. 18, 2005 Predisaster Mitigation Program Reauthorization Act of 2005
Oct. 7, 2005 Community Disaster Loan Act of 2005
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