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Mike Thompson's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' C. Thompson
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Janet; 2 Children: Chris, Jon
Birth Date: 01/24/1951
Birth Place: Saint Helena, CA
Home City: Saint Helena, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Nov. 1, 2013 Thompson Honored for Work on Behalf of Veterans Subjected to DoD's Chemical Testing
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director, Office of Management and Budget - KC-10 Tanker Fleet
Oct. 31, 2013 Hall Co-Sponsors Bill to Help BRAC-Affected Military Communities
Sept. 10, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson Statement on President Obama's Syria Address
June 14, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson's Bipartisan Amendment to Improve TBI, PTS Treatment for Troops, Vets Passes House
June 14, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson's Legislation Requiring DOD to Only Buy American-Made U.S. Flags Passes House
June 13, 2013 Thompson: House GOP Rejects Bipartisan Amendment Supporting Military Personnel, Veterans and Their Families
June 5, 2013 Thompson Language Addressing VA Backlog Passes House
Feb. 22, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson Statement on FAA Announcing Sequestration Could Close Local Air Traffic Control Towers
Jan. 31, 2013 Rep. Thompson Endorses Hagel as Defense Secretary
Sept. 12, 2012 Rep. Mike Thompson Statement on Libya Attack
April 3, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
July 8, 2011 Navy's Northwest Training Complex
June 27, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of The United States of America
May 12, 2011 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
Feb. 23, 2011 Lake County News -- Thompson and Community Members Talk about Federal Budget Challenges
Jan. 19, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary, United States Department of Defense
May 5, 2009 Rep. Thompson's Statement on Trip to Iraq
May 5, 2008 Rep. Thompson's Statement on Trip to Iraq
Dec. 6, 2007 Statement from Congressman Thompson on Intelligence that Iran is Not Developing Nuclear Weapons
Nov. 14, 2007 Orderly and Responsible Iraq Redeployment Appropriations Act, 2008
Sept. 10, 2007 Statement by Rep. Mike Thompson on General Petraeus' Report
July 12, 2007 Responsible Redeployment from Iraq Act
May 24, 2007 Rep. Thompson Votes Against President's Open-Ended War in Iraq
May 17, 2007 Thompson's Provision in Defense Bill Increases Accountability of Contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan
May 15, 2007 Blue Dog Coalition Deficits and Debt Background
March 23, 2007 Statement by Rep. Mike Thompson on Iraq War Vote
March 5, 2007 Thompson's Iraq Strategy has Strong Support in Congress
Feb. 13, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Feb. 1, 2007 Thompson Introduces Plan to End the Iraq War
Jan. 24, 2007 Statement by Rep. Mike Thompson on the President's State of the Union Address
Jan. 10, 2007 Statement by Rep. Mike Thompson on President's War Escalation
Dec. 6, 2006 Rep. Thompson on the Iraq Study Group Report
June 21, 2006 Declaring That the United States will Prevail in the Global War on Terror
June 15, 2006 Message From the Senate
March 8, 2006 Lofgren Calls for Veterans' Care to Be Included in Iraq Supplemental
March 7, 2006 Salazar, House Dems Call for Vets Care to be Included in Iraq Supplemental
Feb. 28, 2006 Thompson Introduces Iraq Redeployment Plan
Dec. 16, 2005 32 House Democrats Vote "Present" on Iraq Resolution As Statement of Protest Against Republican Partisanship
Dec. 13, 2005 Expressing Sense of House that Deployment of Forces in Iraq be Terminated Immediately
Dec. 9, 2005 Harman Urges Adoption of Anti-Torture Provision
Nov. 20, 2005 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 5122, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007
Nov. 18, 2005 Expressing Sense of House that Deployment of Forces in Iraq be Terminated Immediately
Nov. 17, 2005 Blue Dogs Push For Adoption of McCain Anti-Torture Measure
May 2, 2005 Letter to President Bush, Secretary Donald Rumsfeld and Chairman Anthony Principi on Base Realignment and Closure
Feb. 15, 2005 Thompson Introduces War Funding Accountability Act
May 6, 2004 Deploring Abuse of Persons in UNited States Custody in Iraq
Jan. 1, 1 Thompson Responds to State of Union Address
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