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Gary Ackerman's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Gary L. Ackerman
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Rita; 3 Children: Lauren, Corey, Ari
Birth Date: 11/19/1942
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Queens, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Making America Safer
Sept. 20, 2012 Hearing of the Middle East and South Asia Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - "Safeguarding Israel's Security in a Volatile Region"
May 9, 2012 Hearing of the Middle East and South Asia Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - "Assessing U.S. Foreign Policy Priorities and Needs Amidst Economic Challenges in the Middle East"
May 9, 2012 United States-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act of 2012
March 27, 2012 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
March 21, 2012 Hearing of the Middle East and South Asia Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Halting the Descent: U.S. Policy toward the Deteriorating Situation in Iraq
March 31, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Mahmoud Abbas Re-Entering Peace Talks
March 29, 2011 Ackerman Applauds Obama's Leadership on Libya
Dec. 14, 2010 Ackerman Demands Protection of Iraqi Christians
Sept. 21, 2010 The New York Jewish Week - Harsh Words Against Ahmadinejad
June 9, 2010 Ackerman Applauds Toughest Possible International Sanctions On Iran
June 8, 2010 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
May 27, 2010 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011--Continued--
March 29, 2010 Newsday - Lawmakers From LI Approve Of Obama's trip
March 10, 2010 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
Sept. 10, 2009 Ackerman Opening Statement From Hearing On Iraq
June 22, 2009 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
May 13, 2009 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Building Capacity to Protect U.S. National Security: the Fiscal Year 2010 International Affairs Budget
Sept. 26, 2008 Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act of 2008
Sept. 26, 2008 Remarks of Rep. Gary L. Ackerman on H.R. 7112: Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability and Divestment Act of 2008
June 25, 2008 More than Just the 123 Agreement: the Future of U.S.-Indo Relations
March 4, 2008 Chairman Gary L. Ackerman "Declaration and Principles: Future U.S. Commitments to Iraq"
March 4, 2008 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Declaration and Principles: Future U.S. Commitments to Iraq
Feb. 26, 2008 Statement of Rep. Gary L. Ackerman - Chairman Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia: Joint Briefing on Iraqi Refugees
Sept. 10, 2007 Joint Hearing of the House Armed Services and Foreign Affairs Committees Subject: The Status of the War and Political Developments in Iraq
Sept. 5, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs Subject: Iraqi Benchamarks: An Objective Assessment
Sept. 5, 2007 Ackerman Gives Bush Iraq Strategy a Failing Grade
July 25, 2007 Ackerman Brings Legislation to House Floor that Bans Permanent U.S. Bases in Iraq & U.S. Control of Iraqi Oil
July 25, 2007 Limiting use of Funds to Establish any Military Installation or Base in Iraq
July 18, 2007 Read Gary's Statement on Reconstruction in Iraq's Oil Sector: Running on Empty?
June 27, 2007 Ackerman Makes Statement on the Escalation in Iraq
June 27, 2007 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia - A.Q. Khan's Nuclear Wal-Mart: Out of Business or Under ...
May 22, 2007 Hearing Of The House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee On The Middle East And South Asia
March 27, 2007 Read Gary's Statement From the Oversight Hearing on Iraqi Reconstruction
March 26, 2007 Read Gary's Statement on "Iraqi Volunteers, Iraqi Refugees: What is America's Obligation?"
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
March 6, 2007 Read Gary's Statement at the House Foreign Affairs Committee Hearing on "The Iranian Challenge"
Jan. 31, 2007 Read Gary's Statement on the Need for a Revised Policy on Iran
Dec. 11, 2006 CNN Lou Dobbs Tonight - Transcript
Sept. 28, 2006 Iran Freedom Support Act
Sept. 14, 2006 Statement Of Rep. Gary L. Ackerman "Is There A Clash Of Civilization"
Aug. 18, 2006 Constituent Newsletter - Congressman Ackerman Demands Oversight On Iraq & War On Terror
July 26, 2006 United States and India Nuclear Cooperation Promotion Act of 2006
March 8, 2006 Lofgren Calls for Veterans' Care to Be Included in Iraq Supplemental
Feb. 27, 2006 Members of Congress Call for Special Counsel Investigation into NSA Domestic Spying After Being Refused by Government Agencies
Jan. 11, 2006 Department of Justice and Department of Defense Respond to Congressional Request for Investigation of Alleged NSA Espionage
Feb. 17, 2005 Hearing of the House Committee on International Relations: International Relations Budget for Fiscal Year 2006
June 23, 2004 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005
June 2, 2004 CNN Crossfire-Transcript
May 12, 2004 CNN Crossfire - Transcript
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