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Rob Portman's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Robert 'Rob' J. Portman
Office: U.S. Senate (OH) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jane; 3 Children: Jed, Will, Sally
Birth Date: 12/19/1955
Birth Place: Cincinnati, OH
Home City: Cincinnati, OH
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
June 20, 2014 Weekly Column: Taliban Transfer Raises Troubling Questions
June 17, 2014 Nomination of Peter Joseph Kadzik to be an Assistant Attorney General - Continued
June 5, 2014 FOX "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript: Taliban Deal
April 9, 2014 Rockefeller, Portman Introduce Bill to Improve Military Mental Health Evaluations for Servicemembers
March 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Asking Pentagon to Help Identify, Bring Home Remains of Sailors Killed at Pearl Harbor for Burial
March 6, 2014 Portman Votes for Major Military Sexual Assault Reforms
Dec. 20, 2013 Getting Things Done For Ohio In 2013
Dec. 11, 2013 Hirono's Bipartisan Amendment to Promote Telehealth in Military Health System Included in Defense Authorization Deal
Oct. 5, 2013 Portman Statement on Department of Defense Civilian Employees Returning to Critical Posts
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Hagel - Provide Pay & Allowances To Civilian Personnel Supporting Our Military
May 21, 2013 Portman Cosponsors Bill To Combat Military Sexual Assault
March 28, 2013 Portman: It's Been A Long Fight to Show the White House that Getting Rid of the 179th Was the Wrong Decision
Feb. 14, 2013 Letter to Assistant Secretary of the Army Jo-Ellen Darcy - Great Lakes Recovery Post Hurricane Sandy
Nov. 29, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 - Continued
Nov. 5, 2012 Letter to Secretary Panetta
Aug. 20, 2012 Portman: New Secret Plan to Restore President Obama's Cuts at Rickenbacker, Too?
April 17, 2012 Portman Joins Legislation that Gives Military Men and Women Employed with TSA Added Job Protection
March 7, 2012 Portman Meets with Colonel Gary McCue in Washington to Discuss Future of Mansfield's 179th Airlift Wing
Jan. 5, 2012 Portman Statement On President Obama's New Military Strategy
Dec. 15, 2011 Portman: Defense Department Authorization Protects National Security Interests, Taxpayer Dollars, and Ohio's Military Workforce
Nov. 2, 2011 Portman Responds To USAF's Planned Reorganization Of Air Force Materiel Command At Wright-Patterson Air Force Base
Oct. 26, 2011 Portman: Stryker Contract Win-Win for American Troops and Lima Tank Plan
Sept. 9, 2011 Thanks to Our Military, Intelligence Community, First Responders, and Volunteers
July 12, 2011 Letter to Defense Secretary Leon Panetta
June 22, 2011 Portman Applauds House Passage of Bill to Rename Rootstown Post Office After Fallen Portage County Marine
June 17, 2011 Portman Fights for National Security Interests, Taxpayer Dollars, and Ohio's Military Workforce During Defense Budget Mark-up
May 25, 2011 Sen. Portman, Rep. Turner Introduce Measure to Strengthen the Air Force Institute of Technology's Future
May 25, 2011 Sen. Portman, Rep. Turner Introduce Measure to Strengthen the Air Force Institute of Technology's Future
May 23, 2011 Memorial Day Is A Time For National Unity
March 10, 2011 Portman Named Ranking Republican of Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities
May 31, 2010 Blog: Memorial Day Tribute
Feb. 16, 2005 Recognizing the Commitment of the United States to the Recovery and Accounting for Americans who are Prisoners of War or Missing
Nov. 16, 2004 Specialist Keith Matthew Maupin of Batavia, OH, is Honored in Pentagon's Prestigious Warrior Ethos Exhibit
Nov. 16, 2004 Honoring the Memory of Army Staff Sergeant Omer T. Hawkins II of Adams County, OH, Who Died in Iraq
Oct. 7, 2004 In Opposition to H.R. 163, The Universal National Service Act
Oct. 4, 2004 Last Call for 2005 Service Academy Applications
Sept. 23, 2004 Conference Report on H.R. 1308, Working Families Tax Relief Act of 2004
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