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José Serrano's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: José E. Serrano
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 15, Democratic
First Elected: 03/28/1990
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary; 5 Children
Birth Date: 10/24/1943
Birth Place: Mayagüez, Puerto Rico
Home City: Bronx, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Iraq
June 9, 2014 Serrano Provision Will Force Vieques/Culebra Clean Up Status Update
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
Sept. 5, 2013 Serrano: "I Cannot Vote For War"
Aug. 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Military Action in Syria
April 23, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Civilian Furloughs
Feb. 12, 2013 Serrano Reaction to State of the Union
Nov. 7, 2012 Serrano: Election Shows Americans Want to Move Forward
May 18, 2012 The Serrano Report, Vol. IX, #11
April 27, 2012 Serrano Votes Against CISPA
March 27, 2012 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
Jan. 25, 2012 State of the Union Right on the Mark
Oct. 21, 2011 Serrano: "Last Troops to Pull Out is the Best News About Iraq War Since it Began"
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
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
April 5, 2011 Letter to Honorable Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense
March 16, 2011 Out of Afghanistan Caucus: United States' Fiscal and Security Needs Demand a Swift Withdrawal Beginning in July
March 10, 2011 Letter to Pete King, U.S. Representative, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman - Homegrown Terrorism
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
Feb. 24, 2011 Serranos Applaud Obama Decision on the "Defense of Marriage Act'
Jan. 25, 2011 Serrano Reacts to State of the Union
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
July 28, 2010 Serrano Votes Against War, Twice
July 2, 2010 Serrano Votes to End War in Afghanistan
March 10, 2010 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
Dec. 4, 2009 The Serrano Report, Vol. VI, #34
Dec. 2, 2009 Serrano Opposes Afghanistan Troop Increase
July 31, 2009 The Serrano Report, Vol. VI, #23
June 22, 2009 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
June 16, 2009 Serrano Votes Against More War Funding
June 16, 2009 Serrano Votes Against More War Funding
May 14, 2009 Serrano Statement on War Supplemental
June 19, 2008 Serrano Votes Against Iraq War, in Favor of Veterans' Benefits
May 15, 2008 Serrano Votes Against War Funding, in Favor of Placing Conditions on Iraq War, and in Favor of More Veterans Benefits
March 19, 2008 Serrano: We Have Been in Iraq Five Years too Long
Jan. 28, 2008 Serrano: "State of the Union Just More of the Same"
Nov. 5, 2007 Terrorist Activities in Latin America
June 27, 2007 Financial Services And General Government Appropriations Act, 2008
May 4, 2007 Serrano: "War Must End"--The Serrano Report, vol. IV, #15
April 23, 2007 Serrano: War Supplemental "Mixed Bag"
March 23, 2007 Serrano Votes To End Iraq War
Feb. 14, 2007 Serrano Speaks Out Against Iraq Escalation
Feb. 13, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Jan. 23, 2007 Serrano Finds Bush's State of the Union Address "Out of Touch"
Jan. 10, 2007 Serrano Deeply Opposed to Iraq War Escalation
Jan. 3, 2007 Serrano Laments 3000th Troop Death in Iraq
Oct. 23, 2006 Press Release - Change in Course in Iraq Needed Now—Withdrawal the Only Sensible Option
Aug. 10, 2006 Serrano: "Opposing the Iraq War is Not Anti-American"
July 13, 2006 Serrano: Iraq War Fiscal Tradeoffs Make War Even Less Palatable
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