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Maria Cantwell's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: Maria Cantwell
Office: U.S. Senate (WA) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Single
Birth Date: 10/13/1958
Birth Place: Indianapolis, IN
Home City: Edmonds, WA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
July 22, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader, Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, and Richard Shelby, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations - Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Fighting Wildfires
July 18, 2014 Hastings, Murray, and Cantwell Statement on Wildfires in Central Washington
July 16, 2014 In Senate Hearing, Cantwell Calls for Increased Resources for Fire Prevention
June 11, 2014 Cantwell Cosponsors Bill to Refurbish Seattle-based Icebreaker, Enhance Coast Guard Oil Spill Readiness
May 20, 2014 Cantwell, Pryor Introduce Amendment to Provide Tax Relief for Disaster Victims
May 20, 2014 Cantwell, Pryor Introduce Amendment to Provide Tax Relief for Disaster Victims
May 13, 2014 Cantwell Secures USGS Nominee's Commitment to National Landslide Assessment
May 13, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Natural Energy and Resources Committee - National Landslide Assessment
May 13, 2014 Cantwell Secures USGS Nominee's Commitment to National Landslide Assessment
April 22, 2014 Northwest Congressional Delegation, Snohomish County Executive Announce First FEMA Public Assistance Payment of $7.5 Million for SR530 Flooding and Landslide Response and Recovery Efforts
April 10, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, United States Department of Agriculture Secretary - Secretarial Disaster Designation for Snohomish County
April 2, 2014 Snohomish Co. Delegation Statement on Major Disaster Declaration Issued by President Obama
March 28, 2014 Snohomish Co. Delegation Statement on Expansion of Federal Aid for Oso Mudslide Response
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Landslide Aid Request
March 24, 2014 Northwest Washington Delegation Applauds Emergency Federal Assistance for Snohomish County Mudslide
March 23, 2014 Cantwell Statement on Mudslide in Snohomish County
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Rafael Moure-Eraso, Chairman of the U.S. Chemical Safety Board - Public Meeting in Anacortes on Tesoro Tragedy Report
Nov. 25, 2013 Cantwell, Begich Introduce Bipartisan Amendment that Would Pave the Way for New Icebreakers
June 27, 2013 Letter to James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence - Private Records
June 11, 2013 Cantwell Statement on Vote to Move Forward on Immigration Reform Bill
April 23, 2013 Letter to Rafael Moure-Eraso, Chairman of the U.S. Chemical Safety Board - Tesoro Explosion Investigation
Jan. 9, 2013 Murray, Cantwell, McMorris Rodgers Announce Air Force KC-46A Decision
Dec. 21, 2012 President Signs Coast Guard Bill Cosponsored by Cantwell Into Law
Dec. 19, 2012 Cantwell Statement on Discovery of Tsunami-Blown Dock on WA State Beach
Dec. 13, 2012 Congress Passes Cantwell Amendments to Protect Seattle-based Icebreaker, Improve Tsunami Debris Cleanup
Dec. 13, 2012 Coast Guard Reauthorization
Dec. 12, 2012 Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2012
Sept. 22, 2012 Senate Passes Cantwell Provision to Prevent Scrapping of Polar Sea Icebreaker
Sept. 11, 2012 Cantwell Statement on the 11th Anniversary of 9/11
Aug. 2, 2012 Congress Passes Cantwell Measure Tightening Iran Sanctions
June 15, 2012 Murkowski, Begich Announce Plan to Halt Scrapping of Polar Sea
May 17, 2012 Cantwell Demands Answers on Tsunami Debris Response at First Oversight Hearing
May 1, 2012 Cantwell Praises Groundbreaking for New Air Refueling Wing Headquarters at Fairchild
April 25, 2012 Letter to Washingtonians
April 17, 2012 Begich, Cantwell Applaud Coast Guard Award to Icebreaker Healy Crew
March 10, 2012 On Tsunami Anniversary, Cantwell Calls for Investment in Warning System That Protects 300,000 Washingtonians
March 7, 2012 Letter to President Obama
March 7, 2012 One Year after Tsunami, Cantwell Pushes NOAA Head to Aggressively Track Tsunami Debris
Feb. 28, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 2, 2011 Cantwell Urges Action to Protect WA Coastal Jobs from Floating Tsunami Trash
Oct. 25, 2011 U.S. House Passes Legislation to Make APEC Member Business Travel Easier
Sept. 23, 2011 Begich-Cantwell Bill Preserves Icebreaker Options
Sept. 11, 2011 Cantwell Statement on the Tenth Anniversary of 9/11
July 28, 2011 Key Committee Approves Cantwell Bill to Move Quileute Tribe out of Tsunami Zone
July 20, 2011 Cantwell Demands Answers on Whether Coast Guard Ready to Handle New Canadian Oil Supertankers near Washington Shoreline
June 23, 2011 Cantwell Statement on Arrests in Foiled Seattle Terror Plot
June 22, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barbara A. Mikulski, Chairwoman and The Honorable Kay Bailey Hutchison, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
June 15, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reduction of Military Forces in Afghanistan
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