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Peter DeFazio's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: Peter A. DeFazio
Office: U.S. House (OR) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 4
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Myrnie
Birth Date: 05/27/1947
Birth Place: Needham, MA
Home City: Springfield, OR
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
June 10, 2014 DEFAZIO: Congress Negligent for Failing to Protect Citizens with Earthquake Early Warning System
May 22, 2014 Letter to Doc Hastings, Chairman Committee on Natural Resources - Emergency Drought Hearing
April 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Declassify the Senate Report on CIA Interrogation Program
April 3, 2014 Letter to Ken Calvert, Chairman, and James Moran, Ranking Member, of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Funding to Construct Earthquake Early Warning System
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 13, 2014 Huffman, Napolitano, DeFazio, Western Democrats Introduce Western Drought Relief Bill
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reveal Top Line Intelligence Spending Levels in FY2015 Budget
Feb. 3, 2014 Letter to House Natural Resources Committee Chair Doc Hastings - Hearing on Devastating Drought
Jan. 17, 2014 DeFazio Statement on NSA Reforms
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Doc Hastings, Chairman Committee on Natural Resources and Fred Upton Chairman Committee on Energy and Commerce - Hearing on Induced Seismic Activity
Nov. 14, 2013 Meehan and DeFazio Introduce Legislation Blocking Abu Dhabi Customs Facility
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter Chairman Doc Hastings - Colorado Natural Disasters and Flooding
Aug. 28, 2013 Politico - Anti-War Democrats Speak Up on Syria
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security Secretary - Urban Area Security Initiative Funding
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
June 12, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Jan. 18, 2012 Stop PIPA and SOPA
Oct. 7, 2011 10th Anniversary of the War in Afghanistan
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
June 10, 2011 Wyden, Merkley, DeFazio Applaud FEMA Grant for Brookings
May 10, 2011 Letter to Chairman McKeon
April 6, 2011 Defazio Defends Constitution, Introduces War Powers Bill
March 17, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
March 11, 2011 Catastrophic Cuts
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
June 23, 2010 A New Strategy for a Better Result in Afghanistan
April 26, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Mary Schapiro, Chairwoman, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commision - Investigate Fraud at Goldman Sachs
March 10, 2010 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
Jan. 7, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
March 23, 2009 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
March 12, 2009 DeFazio Applauds The Termination of the Mexican Trucking Program
Feb. 25, 2009 Hearing of the House of Homeland Security Committee - DHS: The Path Forward
Sept. 22, 2008 Oregon Surplus Federal Land Act of 2008
Sept. 19, 2008 Letter to President Bush: DeFazio, Thompson Tell Bush: Hands Off Salmon Disaster Money
Dec. 18, 2007 DeFazio Introduces Legislation to Ban Deadly Poisons
Oct. 11, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Michael Mukasey, Patterson Belknapp Webb & Tyler LLP
June 28, 2007 Vice President Cheny's Executive PRivilege
March 26, 2007 The Vice President And The Iraq Accountability Act
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
March 19, 2007 A Failed Stategy
March 2, 2007 DeFazio Votes for Greater Oversight of Foreign Investments
Jan. 18, 2007 Oregon National Guard to Be Reimbursed for Assisting with Hurricane Katrina Aftermath
Jan. 9, 2007 Implementing The 9/11 Commission Recommendations Act of 2007
Sept. 30, 2006 Press Release - DeFazio Votes to Strengthen Port Security
Sept. 20, 2006 This Administration Must Change Direction On Aviation Security
June 15, 2006 Declaring that the United States Will Prevail in the Global War on Terror
May 25, 2006 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007 -- Continued
May 16, 2006 NSA's Phone Records Program
May 11, 2006 Letter to President of the United States of America George W. Bush
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