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Charlie Rangel's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Charles 'Charlie' B. Rangel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 13, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1970
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 13
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Alma; 2 Children: Steven, Alicia
Birth Date: 06/11/1930
Birth Place: Harlem, NY
Home City: Harlem, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Raj Shah, USAID Administrator - Titus Joins Bipartisan Letter in Support of U.S. Airdrops of Food and Supplies to Remote Areas of the Philipines
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to John M. McHugh, Secretary of the Army, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, and Acting Secretary of the Air Force Eric Fanning - Immigrant Recruitment Issue in Armed Forces
Oct. 29, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Defense Spending
Sept. 10, 2013 Rangel Applauds President's Decision To Pursue Diplomatic Options In Syria
Sept. 6, 2013 Rangel: Let's Fight a War Against Joblessness Instead
Sept. 3, 2013 MSNBC - "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Syria
Aug. 30, 2013 Rangel: Reinstate Draft Before We Go Into Syria
Aug. 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Military Action in Syria
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
Feb. 13, 2013 Rangel Response to President's State of the Union Address
Oct. 16, 2012 Letter to King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa
Sept. 12, 2012 Rangel Condemns the Attack on Americans in Benghazi and Calls for Unity on the Homefront
July 18, 2012 Rangel Condemns Terrorist Attack On Israeli Tour Bus
June 12, 2012 Letter to President Obama
May 2, 2012 Rangel Hails End to War in Afghanistan
March 27, 2012 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 7, 2011 Taking Care of Those at Home
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Aug. 26, 2011 Rangel Condemns Rampant Waste And Fraud In War Spending
June 22, 2011 Rangel: Reinstating The Draft Will Compel Us To Think Twice Before Engaging In Future Wars
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 3, 2011 Rangel: War is a Serious Business
June 3, 2011 Libya War Powers Resolution
May 26, 2011 Rangel Condemns GOP Push For Perpetual Warfare
May 5, 2011 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
March 17, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
Sept. 2, 2010 Op-Ed - Bring All the Troops Home
Aug. 31, 2010 Rangel Welcomes Back The Troops From Iraq
Aug. 20, 2010 Op-Ed - The Need for Shared Sacrifice
July 7, 2010 Rangel: A Compulsory Military Draft is All That's Left
April 24, 2009 MSNBC " Interview With Rep. Charles Rangel - Torture and Taxes" - Transcript
Nov. 5, 2008 Rangel: Obama Victory One for All Americans
March 27, 2008 To Move This Nation Forward we Must End the War in Iraq
Nov. 15, 2007 MSNBC "Tucker" - Transcript
Nov. 15, 2007 Rangel Urges Congress to Honor Hispanic Vets
Sept. 13, 2007 Rangel: Bush is Throwing Away Precious Lives in Iraq
July 31, 2007 CNN "The Situation Room"-Transcript
July 9, 2007 MSNBC "Tucker"-Transcript
May 9, 2007 CNN The Situation Room-Transcript
May 6, 2007 CBS Face The Nation-Transcript
May 2, 2007 MSNBC Tucker-Transcript
April 12, 2007 CNN The Situation Room-Transcript
March 28, 2007 MSNBC Tucker-Transcript
March 20, 2007 Rangel; Stop The War, Stop The Despair
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Feb. 13, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Jan. 18, 2007 CNN The Situation Room-Transcript
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