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Charles Boustany, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Charles W. Boustany, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (LA) - District 3, Republican
First Elected: 12/04/2004
Last Elected: 12/08/2012
On The Ballot: Announced, Republican for U.S. House - District 3
Primary Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Bridget; 2 Children: Erik, Ashley
Birth Date: 02/21/1956
Birth Place: New Orleans, LA
Home City: Lafayette, LA
Religion: Episcopal
Date Title
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: National Security
June 11, 2014 Boustany: "Secretary Hagel Owes the American People an Answer'
June 9, 2014 Boustany Wants Answers on Taliban Detainee Release
May 8, 2014 Boustany Fully Supports Establishing Benghazi Select Committee
March 21, 2014 Boustany Seeks Justice for Benghazi Victims
Sept. 9, 2013 Boustany Says No to Military Authorization in Syria
March 21, 2013 Boustany Reaffirms Support to Fort Polk in Letter
Feb. 27, 2013 Boustany Opposes UN Arms Trade Treaty
Sept. 12, 2012 Boustany Condemns Deadly Attacks on Americans in Libya
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell
March 29, 2011 Boustany Responds to President Obama's Remarks on Libya
Dec. 2, 2009 Boustany Supports Troop Increase In Afghanistan To Achieve Viable, Long-term Security
May 15, 2008 Boustany- "Our Armed Forces on the Frontline Deserve Better than Political Games"
April 10, 2008 Boustany's Opening Remarks for Iraq Debate
April 9, 2008 Our Ongoing Military and Diplomatic Mission in Iraq
Feb. 26, 2008 Boustany Urges Permanent Rules for Gathering Intelligence from Foreign Terrorists
Sept. 10, 2007 Boustany Applauds Independent Petraeus, Crocker Report
Sept. 4, 2007 Iraq
Aug. 30, 2007 Boustany Sees Progress in Iraq Firsthand, Presses Petraeus and Crocker for Answers
May 24, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007
April 25, 2007 Statement Regarding Conference Report on Emergency Supplemental
March 23, 2007 Boustany Statement Regarding Passage of the Emergency Supplemental
March 20, 2007 Boustany Column: Our Recovery is Not a Bargaining Chip
Feb. 13, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
July 25, 2006 Grave Concerns About Iraq
June 15, 2006 Message From the Senate
June 8, 2006 Boustany Statement on the Death of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi
May 11, 2006 Boustany Praises Approval of Defense Authorization Act
March 15, 2006 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Hurricane Recovery, 2006
May 25, 2005 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2006
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: National Security
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: National Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: National Defense and Iraq
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