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Bob Menendez's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' Menendez
Office: U.S. Senate (NJ) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 01/18/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Alicia, Robert
Birth Date: 01/01/1954
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Hoboken, NJ
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Defense - Supporting Our Troops
Issue Position: Foreign Relations - Iraq
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: Defense - Caring for the Wounded
June 18, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - U.S. Policy in Afghanistan and the Regional Implications of the 2014 Transition
May 22, 2014 Unamimous Consent Requests -- S. Res. 225 and S.1386
May 22, 2014 Senators Introduce Legislation to Repeal 2002 Resolution Authorizing Use of Military Force Against Iraq
May 22, 2014 Menendez, Booker Say Major Federal Investment in Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst Moves Step Forward
May 9, 2014 Senators Express Concerns over Maritime Dispute in South China Sea, Call Chinese Actions "Troubling"
May 5, 2014 New Jersey 101.5 - Menendez Lends Support to Joint Base
April 9, 2014 Letter to Carl Levin, Chairman, and James Inhofe, Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Urge Rejection of DOD's Latest BRAC Proposal
March 6, 2014 Executive Session
March 6, 2014 Chairman Menendez Opening Remarks at Hearing on Syria Spillover, Ukraine Update
Feb. 4, 2014 Senator Menendez Statement on the Release of the National Commission on the Structure of the Air Force's Report
Dec. 27, 2013 Chairman Menendez Statement on Agreement to Move Okinawa Base
Dec. 27, 2013 Chairman Menendez Statement on the Attack at Camp Liberty
Dec. 10, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - The Transition in Afghanistan
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to Taiwanese Ambassador Cui Tiankai - Rubio Joins Colleagues In Opposing Chinese Actions In East China Sea
Nov. 19, 2013 Menendez Meets With Air Force Leader to Discuss Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, Changes that Could Result from Sequestration
Nov. 19, 2013 Times Picayune - Senators Seek To Add Measure Delaying Flood Insurance Hikes To Pending Defense Bill
Nov. 12, 2013 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Iranian Sanctions
Oct. 31, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Syria
Oct. 11, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran and P5 +1 Talks
Oct. 9, 2013 Chairmen Menedez Statement on Administration Announcement Regarding Egypt
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Pay National Guard, Reserves During Shutdown
Sept. 27, 2013 Chairman Menendez Statement on Syria Breakthrough in UN Security Council
Sept. 15, 2013 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript: Syria
Sept. 9, 2013 Authorizing the Limited and Specified use of the United States Armed Forces Against Syria
Sept. 9, 2013 Authorizing the Limited and Specified Use of the United States Armed Forces Against Syria
Sept. 3, 2013 Chairman Menendez Statement on Agreement with Ranking Member Corker on Text for Authorization for the Use of Military Force
Sept. 3, 2013 Chairman Menendez Opening Remarks at the Hearing on Authorization of Use of Military Force in Syria
Sept. 3, 2013 The Tennessean - Sens. Corker, Menendez Agree on More Limited Authorization to Strike Syria
Aug. 31, 2013 Chairman Menendez and Senate Foreign Relations Committee to Hold Hearing on Tuesday Regarding Authorization for Use of Military Force in Syria
Aug. 31, 2013 Chairman Menendez Statement on Syria
Aug. 29, 2013 Chairman Menedez Statement Following National Security Call on Syria
Aug. 2, 2013 Bipartisan Embassy Security, Threat Mitigation and Personnel Protection Act of 2013 Passes Senate Foreign Relations Committee
Aug. 1, 2013 Bipartisan Embassy Security, Threat Mitigation and Personnel Protection Act of 2013 Passes Senate Foreign Relations Committee
July 31, 2013 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 23, 2013 Chairman Menendez Statement on SIGAR Report on Flawed Reconstruction Projects in Afghanistan
July 16, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - The Embassy Security and Personnel Protection Act of 2013
July 16, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - S. 980, The Embassy Security and Personnel Protection Act of 2013
July 11, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Assessing the Transition in Afghanistan
July 11, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Assessing the Transition in Afghanistan
May 14, 2013 Sunshine State News - Florida GOP Congressmen to Obama: Don't Arm Syrian Rebels
April 24, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Assad Regime Using Chemical Weapons
March 22, 2013 Concurrent Budget Resolution on the Budget, Fiscal Year 2014
March 19, 2013 Chairman Menendez's Statement on 10th Anniversary of Start of Iraq War
March 19, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
March 7, 2013 Chairman Menendez's Opening Remarks at SFRC Hearing on U.S. Policy Toward North Korea
March 5, 2013 Chairman Menendez Delivers Remarks to AIPAC Policy Conference
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