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Ron Wyden's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

Full Name: Ron Wyden
Office: U.S. Senate (OR) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 01/30/1996
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Nancy; 5 Children: Adam, Lilly, William, Ava, Scarlett
Birth Date: 05/03/1949
Birth Place: Wichita, KS
Home City: Portland, OR
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Congressional Ethics
June 30, 2014 Wyden Releases Details of Backdoor Searches of Americans' Communications
June 16, 2014 The Los Angeles Times - How to End the NSA Dragnet
June 12, 2014 National Security
March 31, 2014 Executive Session
March 11, 2014 Wyden Statement on CIA Search of Computers Used by Senate Intelligence Committee
Feb. 14, 2014 Wyden Statement on Finance Chairmanship
Jan. 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Common-Sense, Constitutional Reforms to NSA Surveillance, Protect Privacy
Dec. 17, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Nominations
Dec. 12, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Nominations
Dec. 12, 2013 Grassley, Wyden Applaud SGR's Medicare Payment Transparency Provisions
Oct. 17, 2013 Wyden Statement on End of Government Shutdown and Prevention of Debt Default
Oct. 8, 2013 Merkley: Yellen a Great Choice for Fed Chair
Oct. 7, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Pay National Guard, Reserves During Shutdown
Sept. 16, 2013 Wyden, Udall Statement on Intelligence Officials Lack of Understanding of Bulk Collection Program
July 2, 2013 Wyden, Udall Statement on the Disclosure of Bulk Email Records Collection Program
June 24, 2013 Letter to General Keith Alexander, Director of National Security Agency - NSA Fact sheet
May 16, 2013 Executive Session
March 6, 2013 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript - Drones and National Security
Aug. 30, 2011 Wyden Statement on Mark Prater's Appointment as Staff Director for Budget Supercommittee
July 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable James R. Clapper, Jr., Director of National Intelligence
April 5, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives
March 30, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker United States House of Representatives
Jan. 18, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate, John Boehner, Speaker of the House, United States House of Representatives, Mitch McConnell and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leaders, United States House of Representatives
Dec. 15, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
July 26, 2010 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
May 25, 2010 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations For Fiscal Year 2010 - Continued
May 13, 2010 Restoring American Finacial Stability Act of 2010 - Continued
March 2, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Dec. 15, 2009 Letter To Susan Rice, Ambassador, Permanent U.S. Representative To The United Nations
Feb. 3, 2009 Letter To Oregonians
Jan. 28, 2008 Wyden Statement on the State of the Union Address
Oct. 23, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence- Strategic Planning of Intelligence Functions and the Pace of Intelligence Reform at the FBI
July 19, 2007 Letter to Secretary Dirk Kempthorne, U.S. Interior Department
April 23, 2007 Dorgan, Wyden Call for GSA Administrator to Resign
Jan. 9, 2007 Legislative Transparency and Accountability Act of 2007--Continued
March 8, 2006 Legislative Transparency and Accountability Act of 2006
Sept. 6, 2005 Letter to President George W. Bush
July 22, 2003 Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the American Political Science Association Congressional Fellowship Program
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Open Government
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