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Joe Courtney's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: Joseph 'Joe' D. Courtney
Office: U.S. House (CT) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Audrey; 2 Children: Robert, Elizabeth
Birth Date: 04/06/1953
Birth Place: West Hartford, CT
Home City: Vernon, CT
Date Title
Issue Position: Public Safety & Homeland Security
Issue Position: Defense & National Security
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
April 7, 2014 Gov. Malloy: Lesson From Super Storm Sandy --Connecticut's Transportation Infrastructure Needs "Hardening'
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
Jan. 8, 2014 The Class of 2006 Fondly Pays Tribute to Gabby Giffords
Dec. 19, 2013 Blumenthal, Murphy, Delauro, Courtney, Himes Announce $7.5 Million In USDA Funding For Hurricane Sandy Flood Relief & Prevention
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
Jan. 16, 2013 Courtney, bipartisan House majority pass $50.4 billion Sandy relief package
Jan. 15, 2013 DeLauro, Courtney Condemn Inclusion Of Misguided Amendment Cutting Funding From McKinney Wildlife Refuge
Jan. 4, 2013 Courtney, House pass $9.7 billion first portion of Sandy relief package
Jan. 2, 2013 Courtney blasts House GOP inaction on Senate-passed Hurricane Sandy relief package
Nov. 14, 2012 Hurricane Sandy
Sept. 20, 2012 Unfinished Business in this Congress
May 15, 2012 Courtney Statement on President's Trip to Afghanistan
May 15, 2012 Praises Armed Services Committee Passage of Defense Authorization Act as Victory for Connecticut Manufacturers, Troops
Dec. 22, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 11, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 10, 2011 Letter to Daniel K. Inouye, Thad Cochran, Harold Rogers, Norman D. Dicks - Members of House and Senate Appropriations Committee
Nov. 3, 2011 Larson, DeLauro and Courtney Speak Out on Recovery Efforts in CT
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Janet Napolitano Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Oct. 31, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, The President of the United States - Emergency Declaration for Snow Storm
Oct. 31, 2011 Connecticut Delegation Statement in Support of Malloy Request for Federal Disaster Declaration
Sept. 13, 2011 DeLauro, CT Delegation Hold Briefing with Local Farmers on Disaster Aid Available
Sept. 2, 2011 Delegation Hails Award of Irene Aid for Individuals
Sept. 1, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Visit Connecticut to See Impact of Hurricane Irene
Sept. 1, 2011 Courtney to CL&P: "Just Get the Job Done"
Aug. 26, 2011 Letter to President Obama
June 23, 2011 Courtney's Statement on the President's Afghanistan Speech
May 2, 2011 Courtney Statement on the Death of Osama bin Laden
March 14, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to the Honorable W. Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Sept. 22, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States
May 28, 2010 Rep. Courtney Lauds White House Decision to Extend Disaster Declaration to Fairfield, New Haven, New London, Middlesex, and Windham Counties
April 28, 2010 Letter To The Honorable W. Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency
April 24, 2010 Connecticut Delegation Applauds Disaster Declaration
April 12, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Assist Communities Affected By Recent Severe Weather
April 2, 2010 Rep. Courtney Will Support Governor Rell's Disaster Declaration When Completed
Jan. 5, 2010 Rep. Courtney Responds To President's Statement On Christmas Day Terrorist Attempt And Subsequent Security Reviews
Dec. 1, 2009 Rep. Courtney's Statement On President Obama's New Strategy For Afghanistan
Sept. 30, 2009 Representative Promotes Post 9/11 GI Bill Benefits In Public Service Announcement
May 14, 2009 Hearing Of The House Armed Services Committee - Fiscal Year 2010 National Defense Authorization Budget Request From The Department Of The Navy
May 13, 2009 Hearing Of The House Armed Services Committee - Department Of Defense Budget Request For Fiscal Year 2010
Dec. 26, 2008 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States
Sept. 10, 2008 Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network - " Courtney: Afghanistan Must be Military Priority, CT Public Broadcasting Network"
Sept. 9, 2008 Bush Iraq Announcement Defers Tough National Security Decisions to the Next President
Sept. 9, 2008 Rep. Courtney: Bush Iraq Announcement Defers Tough National Security Decisions to the Next President
Sept. 9, 2008 Rep. Courtney: Bush Iraq Announcement Defers Tough National Security Decisions to the Next President
July 20, 2008 Representative Courtney Responds to President's Acceptance of a "Time Horizon" in Iraq
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