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Jack Reed's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: John 'Jack' Francis Reed
Office: U.S. Senate (RI) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Julia; 1 Child: Emily
Birth Date: 11/12/1949
Birth Place: Cranston, RI
Home City: Jamestown, RI
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed
March 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Ongoing Negotiations Between the P5+1 and Iran
Feb. 6, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
Jan. 19, 2014 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 - Continued
Dec. 5, 2013 Reed Statement on the Death of Nelson Mandela
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
Sept. 10, 2013 Reed Statement on Syria
Aug. 31, 2013 Reed Statement on President Obama's Call for Congressional Vote on Possible U.S. Military Action in Syria
Aug. 18, 2013 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript: Egyptian Crisis
June 20, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Address Trade and Investment Issues at the U.S. India Strategic Dialogue
June 18, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of U.S. Department of State - Deterioration of the Rule of Law in Honduras
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
May 12, 2013 ABC "This Week" - Transcript - Benghazi and Syria
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Support for Two-State Mid East Peace Process
March 12, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions - Liberian Refugee Immigration Fairness Act
Feb. 26, 2013 36 Senators Urge EU to Eliminate Loophole in Iran Sanctions
Feb. 22, 2013 Levin, Reed welcome discussion of larger Afghan security forces
Nov. 16, 2012 Bipartisan Resolution Supporting Israel Passes U.S. Senate Unanimously
Sept. 25, 2012 Letter to Raúl Castro, President of the Republic of Cuba - Release Alan Gross
July 12, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General, Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury, and Members of the Financial Stability Oversight Council
May 16, 2012 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Importance of Preventing Iran from Acquiring a Nuclear Weapons Capability
May 10, 2012 Recognizing the Relationship Between Israel and the United States
Dec. 1, 2011 Letter to Jorge Bolaños, Chief of Mission Cuban Interests Section of Embassy of Switzerland
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama
May 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
March 20, 2011 FOX News "FOX News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript
Oct. 4, 2010 Reed Statement on Travel Alert to Europe
April 20, 2010 Letter to President Barack Obama
April 19, 2010 Executive Session
Dec. 1, 2009 Reed Reacts to President Obama's Speech on Afghanistan
Nov. 6, 2009 Letter To President Barack Obama
Oct. 20, 2009 MSNBC "Hardball With Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Oct. 11, 2009 CBS "Face The Nation" - Transcript
Oct. 8, 2009 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader and The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the Senate
June 18, 2009 MSNBC Interview - Transcript
May 28, 2009 MSNBC "Andrea Mitchell Reports" - Transcript
April 21, 2009 Nomination of Christopher R. Hill to be Ambassador to Iraq--Continued
March 27, 2009 Reed Statement on President Obama's Comprehensive Strategy for Afghanistan and Pakistan
Feb. 12, 2009 MSNBC Interview - Transcript
Jan. 30, 2009 MSNBC Interview - Transcript
Dec. 1, 2008 MSNBC - Interview -Transcript
Dec. 1, 2008 FOX News Interview - Transcript
Aug. 27, 2008 As Someone Who Had the Privilege of Commanding Paratroopers
July 21, 2008 Statement of Senators Obama, Reed, and Hagel on Trip to Iraq
July 20, 2008 Statement of Senators Obama, Reed and Hagel on Trip to Afghanistan
July 13, 2008 Hagel and Reed Announce Plans to Join Obama for Bipartisan CODEL to Iraq and Afghanistan Later This Summer
July 6, 2008 ABC "This Week With George Stephanopoulous" - Transcript
May 21, 2008 Supplemental Appropriations
April 28, 2008 Providence Journal Live Web Chat Hosted by G. Wayne Miller
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