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Eliot Engel's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: Eliot L. Engel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 16, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1988
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for U.S. House - District 16
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Patricia; 3 Children
Birth Date: 02/18/1947
Birth Place: Bronx, NY
Home City: Bronx, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Aug. 22, 2014 Letter in Support of Fort Drum
July 29, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand, Engel Announce City Of New Rochelle Will Receive More Than $1.8 Million In FEMA Funding To Repair Damages To Hudson Park Infrastructure Damaged By Hurricane Sandy
July 21, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand, Engel Announce, After Their Push, City of New Rochelle Will Receive More Than $1.4 Million in FEMA Funding To Repair Damages to Municipal Marina and Docks Damaged By Hurricane Sandy
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
June 17, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Iran's Nuclear Program
May 20, 2014 Letter to Gene L. Dodaro, Comptroller General of the U.S. Government Accountability Office - Assessment of Efforts to Curb Gun Trafficking in Mexico
May 20, 2014 Engel Calls for New Assessment of Efforts to Curb Gun Trafficking in Mexico
April 25, 2014 Congressman Engel Urges HUD to Leave Sandy Funding in Tact
April 23, 2014 Congressman Engel to HUD: Leave Sandy Funds Alone
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 28, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security, House Appropriations Committee - Fund Non-Profit Security Grant Program
March 27, 2014 Governor Cuomo Unveils $4.9 Billion Coordinated Transportation Resiliency Program
Feb. 5, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Al-Qaeda's Resurgence in Iraq: A Threat to U.S. Interests
Jan. 29, 2014 Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address 2014
Nov. 25, 2013 New York Post - Politicians Cross the Aisle to Condemn Obama's Iran Deal
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Secretary of Homeland Security - Typhoon Haiyan and Temporary Protected Status
Sept. 27, 2013 Letter to Administrator Fugate, Federal Emergency Management Agency - Extend Deadline for Flood Insurance Claims for Sandy Homeowners
Sept. 23, 2013 64 Members of Congress, Led by Congressman Dan Kildee, Call on Iran to Release Amir Hekmati As U.N. General Assembly Starts
Aug. 30, 2013 Engel Readout on White House Syria Call
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy for the European Union - Hezbollah Organization Designation
July 29, 2013 Rep. Engel Demands Storm Recovery Grants for Co-Ops and Condos
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 23, 2013 Congressmen Commend EU decision on Hezbollah, Call for Further Action
July 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary John Kerry, State Department - Support UN Investigation of North Korean Ship
July 2, 2013 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development - Reform Sandy Aid Regulations
June 18, 2013 Congressmen Urge EU to Label Hezbollah Terror Group
April 25, 2013 Rep. Engel Statement on Boston Bombers Targeting New York City
April 24, 2013 Rep. Engel Bill Would Better Prepare For Nuclear Disaster
April 16, 2013 Pausing for a Moment of Reflection
April 11, 2013 Rep. Engel Slams Indian Point Evacuation Plan
March 27, 2013 Rep. Engel Applauds FEMA for Extending the Sandy Filing Deadline
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
March 19, 2013 Letter to Secretary Napolitano and Administrator Fugate - FEMA Disaster Recovery Aid for Housing Co-Ops and Condos
March 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew - Iran Sanctions
Feb. 27, 2013 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel to Introduce "Nuclear Iran Prevention Act"
Feb. 13, 2013 Rep. Engel Wants Disaster Aid for All Victims of Superstorm Sandy
Feb. 6, 2013 Representatives Seek to Protect Online Content
Jan. 15, 2013 Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2013
Jan. 4, 2013 Temporary Increase in Borrowing Authority for Nation Flood Insurance Program
Jan. 3, 2013 Rep. Engel Slams House GOP Leadership for Not Voting on Hurricane Sandy Relief
Jan. 1, 2013 Hurricane Sandy Relief
Dec. 12, 2012 Letter to Mayor Michael Bloomberg - D-SNAP
Nov. 2, 2012 Engel Announces FEMA Will Add Westchester and Rockland to Disaster Help List
Oct. 31, 2012 Engel Requests FEMA to Add Westchester and Rockland to Disaster Help List
May 1, 2012 Rep. Engel Statement on the One-Year Anniversary of Bin Laden's Death
Jan. 20, 2012 Online Piracy Bill Threatens First Amendment Rights
Dec. 13, 2011 Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Reform and Modernization Act of 2011
Oct. 21, 2011 Rep Engel - End of Iraq War by 2012
Oct. 7, 2011 Congressman Eliot Engel on the 10th Anniverary of US Forces in Afghanistan
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