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Joe Barton's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 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
Jan. 17, 2014 Rep. Barton Reacts to President's NSA Proposal
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Seeking Answers to the Attack in Benghazi
July 24, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
June 12, 2013 Barton on NSA Scandal: "You Don't Target Everyone Just Because of a Handful of Threats"
April 19, 2013 Barton Votes for Cyber Security Bill
April 19, 2013 Barton Sends Thoughts and Prayers to People of West
April 18, 2013 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
March 6, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
Nov. 19, 2012 Barton Urges President Not to Sign UN Arms Trade Treaty
April 26, 2012 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
April 26, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3523, Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act; Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4628, Interest Rate Reduction Act; and for Other Purposes
April 3, 2012 Rep. Barton Prays for Victims, Vows to Help with Recovery
Sept. 12, 2011 Never Forget: Rep. Barton Reflects on the 10th Anniversary of the 9/11 Attacks
Feb. 3, 2011 Rep. Barton on blackouts: "Grid failed when Texans needed it most"
Nov. 18, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President Of The United States Of America
Aug. 14, 2010 Barton: Troop morale high in Afghanistan
April 28, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Barack Obama, President Of The United States Of America
Dec. 15, 2009 MSNBC "The Ed Show" -Transcript
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
Sept. 25, 2009 Rep. Barton Statement On Terror-Related Arrest Of 6th District Resident
Feb. 1, 2008 Committee Leaders Launch CFIUS Investigation
Jan. 23, 2008 The President in Prime Time
Aug. 4, 2007 Providing for Consideration Of H.R. 3221, New Direction For Energy Independence, National Security, And Consumer Protection Act, And For ... ...
Aug. 4, 2007 New Direction For Energy Independence, National Security, And Consumer Protection Act
Aug. 4, 2007 New Direction For Energy Independence, National Security, And Consumer Protection Act
Aug. 4, 2007 New Direction For Energy Independence, National Security, And Consumer Protection Act
Aug. 4, 2007 New Direction For Energy Independence, National Security, And Consumer Protection Act
Aug. 2, 2007 Conference Report On H.R. 1, Implementing Recommendations Of The 9/11 Commission Act Of 2007
July 17, 2007 Foreign Investment And National Security Act Of 2007
June 6, 2007 Afghanistan Freedom And Security Support Act Of 2007
April 19, 2007 Barton: FTC Needs Strong Mandate To Protect Public from Spyware
Feb. 28, 2007 National Security Foreign Investment Reform And Strengthened Transparency Act Of 2007
Sept. 29, 2006 Conference Report On H.R. 5441, Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007
Aug. 25, 2006 Airline Safety and Convenience Can Go Hand-in-Hand
Aug. 11, 2006 Barton Renews Call for Expanded Drilling
July 26, 2006 National Security Foreign Investment Reform and Strengthened Transparency Act of 2006
March 1, 2006 Barton Suggests Bill to Halt Fraud In Sale of Katrina-Damaged Cars
Feb. 15, 2006 Barton, Whitfield Ask CITGO For Discount Heating Oil Program Details
Feb. 6, 2006 Barton Commends Arlington for Hurricane Relief Efforts, Congratulates City on Receipt of $1.09 Million Grant
Jan. 26, 2006 TX Delegation Letter to HUD on Hurricane Relief Funding
Dec. 13, 2005 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations - Safety of Imported Pharmaceuticals
June 7, 2005 Securely Protect Yourself Against Cyber Trespass Act
May 23, 2005 Securely Protect Yourself Against Cyber Trespass Act
July 23, 2004 NPR Morning Edition - Transcript
July 15, 2004 Bioshield is a "Breakthrough in the Wars on Terror and Disease"
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Securing our Nation
Issue Position: National Security
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