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Earl Blumenauer's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Earl Blumenauer
Office: U.S. House (OR) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 05/21/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Margaret; 2 Children: Jon, Anne
Birth Date: 08/16/1948
Birth Place: Portland, OR
Home City: Portland, OR
Religion: Non-denominational Protestant
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Date Title
Issue Position: Afghanistan
Issue Position: Defense and Homeland Security - Defense
Issue Position: Defense and Homeland Security
Issue Position: The Iraq War - Addressing the Humanitarian Crisis
Issue Position: The New Direction for Iraq Act
Issue Position: The Iraq War - Ending the War
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs - Promoting a More Peaceful World
Issue Position: Defense and Homeland Security - Unexploded Ordnance (UXO)
Issue Position: Defense and Homeland Security - Homeland Security
Issue Position: The Iraq War
July 11, 2014 Demand Action on H.R. 4594
June 25, 2014 Blumenauer Introduces Amendment to Eliminate New Nuclear Weapons Program, Clean Former Defense Sites
June 25, 2014 Blog: Blumenauer Introduces Bill to Reduce Nuclear Arsenal Spending
June 18, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
May 22, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Bipartisan Push to End Off-Budget Military Spending
May 22, 2014 Blumenauer Amendment on Nuclear Arsenal Cost Accounting Passes
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2015
May 21, 2014 Support Our Air National Guard
May 20, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2015
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
March 6, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Pearl Harbor Victims
Feb. 27, 2014 The Reduce Expenditures in Nuclear Investmens Now (Rein-in) Act of 2014
Feb. 5, 2014 Nuclear Weapons Program Scandal
Dec. 12, 2013 Blumenauer on Victory for Iraqi Special Immigrant Visa Program, Base Improvements, Missed Opportunity for Greater Defense Reforms
Sept. 10, 2013 Lets Work Together
Sept. 3, 2013 Blumenauer Statement on Syria Resolution
Aug. 28, 2013 Reps. Schrader, Defazio, Bluemenauer to President Obama: No Military Action in Syria Without Congressional Authorization
July 25, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 24, 2013 Blumenauer Offers Defense Amendments to Reduce Spending, Rehabilitate Used Defense Sites
July 24, 2013 Blumenauer Amendment Protects Nation's National Guard and Reserve Military Technicians
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
June 13, 2013 Blumenauer Amendment Would Restore Control of Carrier Fleet Size to Navy
June 13, 2013 More Value from Department of Defense
June 13, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 11, 2013 Department of Homeland Security Appropriation Act, 2014
Feb. 14, 2013 Sequestration
Dec. 31, 2012 Blumenauer: FISA Spends Too Much, Not Enough Privacy Protections
Nov. 2, 2012 Blumenauer Statement on KBR Ruling
Oct. 16, 2012 Letter to King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa
July 19, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013
July 18, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013
May 31, 2012 Taxation is Serious Business
May 18, 2012 Blumenauer Statement on Detainee Provisions in Defense Authorization
May 18, 2012 Blumenauer: "Cut Wasteful Military Spending that Weakens Our Country"
May 17, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act
April 27, 2012 Blumenauer Statement on Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
Dec. 16, 2011 Today, Rep. Earl Blumenauer, a senior member of the House Ways & Means and Budget Committees, submitted the following statement to the Congressional Record regarding the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 (NDAA): Today I voted again
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 15, 2011 Blumenauer, Wyden, Schrader, Merkley Secure Provision in NDAA to Bring Transparency to War Contracting Process
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
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