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Joe Barton's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Joe Linus Barton
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/06/1984
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
Primary March 4, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Terri; 4 Children; 2 Stepchildren
Birth Date: 09/15/1949
Birth Place: Waco, TX
Home City: Ennis, TX
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: National Security
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Seeking Answers to the Attack in Benghazi
June 18, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - India Intellectual Property
May 7, 2013 Rep. Barton Supports Export of American Natural Gas
March 15, 2013 Barton urges President Obama not to sign UN Arms Trade Treaty
Nov. 20, 2012 Rep. Barton Supports Israel and its Battle Against Terrorists in Gaza
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 12, 2012 Condemns Overseas Attacks as an "Act of Terror," Says Killers Should Be "Held Accountable"
May 16, 2012 Second Inauguration of Taiwan President Ma Ying-Jeou
Sept. 29, 2010 Republic Of China's National Day
Aug. 14, 2010 Barton: Troop morale high in Afghanistan
July 2, 2010 Letter to Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury - Anshan Iron and Steel Group
June 1, 2010 Rep. Barton Supports Israel's blockade & its Battle Against Terrorists in Gaza
Dec. 1, 2009 Rep. Barton: "We Need To Have A Victory Strategy For Afghanistan!"
Oct. 20, 2009 Op Ed: War On Terror: Winning In Afghanistan
May 14, 2009 Congratluations To President Ma Of Taiwan
Oct. 27, 2008 Rep. Barton Impressed With Progress During Trip to Iraq
Oct. 3, 2007 Barton Meets with Czech Ambassador, Helps Found Congressional Czech Caucus
June 6, 2007 Afghanistan Freedom And Security Support Act Of 2007
May 2, 2007 Barton Votes to Sustain President Bush's Veto
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
June 16, 2006 Declaring that the United States Will Prevail in the Global War on Terror
March 2, 2006 Barton Supports Gillmor POPs Bill, Opposes Ceding Authority to UN
June 17, 2005 Henry J. Hyde United Nations Reform Act of 2005
March 29, 2005 Barton: UN May Be Liable For Billions Scammed from Iraqis
Feb. 8, 2005 Barton Questions UN Chief of Staff's Comments On Cooperation with Congress
Jan. 1, 1 Iraq
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