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Earl Blumenauer's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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
July 11, 2014 Demand Action on H.R. 4594
June 16, 2014 Conyers Joins with Congressman Honda to Introduce Toxic Exposure Research & Military Family Support Act
April 30, 2014 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
March 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military
Jan. 8, 2014 Superfund Sites
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Military Sexual Trauma Survivors
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
July 24, 2013 Blumenauer Amendment Protects Nation's National Guard and Reserve Military Technicians
June 14, 2013 Blumenauer Joined by Veteran Members to Reform Special Immigrant Visa Program
Jan. 1, 2013 A Lost Opportunity for Reform
Dec. 31, 2012 Blumenauer: FISA Spends Too Much, Not Enough Privacy Protections
Dec. 19, 2012 The Fiscal Cliff
Nov. 2, 2012 Blumenauer Statement on KBR Ruling
Oct. 16, 2012 Letter to King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa
July 24, 2012 Schrader, Wyden, Merkley, DeFazio, Blumenauer, Walden, Bonamici Sign Letter Expressing Concern to Proposed Changes In National Guard Pay and Benefits
May 17, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act
Sept. 20, 2011 The End of Don't Ask Don't Tell
July 20, 2011 Oregon Congressional Delegation Requests Investigation into Broken National Guard Bonus Contracts
June 29, 2011 Grijalva Joined By Broad Cross-Section of Members of Congress In Praising Yesterday's First Ever Senate Hearing on The DREAM Act
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 26, 2011 Blumenauer, Schrader Amend NDAA to Bring Transparency to War Contracting
Dec. 15, 2010 Blumenauer Applauds House Vote to Repeal "Discriminatory" Don't Ask, Don't Tell Policy
Dec. 2, 2010 Blumenauer Inquiry Uncovers More Than 120 Military Contracts with Taxpayer Liability Exposure
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
July 28, 2010 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2011
Dec. 2, 2009 Rep. Blumenauer Statement On President Obama's Afghanistan Speech
Oct. 7, 2009 Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009
June 25, 2009 Blumenauer Public Safety, Green Military Provisions Pass House
March 24, 2009 Time Bombs Ticking
July 31, 2008 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 6599, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2009
March 19, 2008 Blumenauer On Five Years In Iraq
Nov. 7, 2007 Hearing of the House Select Energy Independence and Global Warming Committee - Shock and Oil: Where Military Concerns Meet Consumer, Climate Crises
Oct. 9, 2007 War Profiteering Prevention Act of 2007
Oct. 3, 2007 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2740, MEJA Expansion and Enforcement Act of 2007
Oct. 2, 2007 Developing a Comprehensive Strategy in Iraq
Sept. 18, 2007 Iraq Depressing News
Aug. 4, 2007 Ensuring Military Readiness Through Stability And Predictability Deployment Policy Act Of 2007
July 12, 2007 Responsible Deployment From Iraq Act
June 29, 2007 Letter To President of the United States George W. Bush
June 21, 2007 The Department Of State, Foreigh Operations And Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2008
June 15, 2007 Military Construction And Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008
June 13, 2007 Military Construction And Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008
June 7, 2007 House Passes H.R. 2642, the "Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations for FY 2008
May 2, 2007 Blumenauer Issues Statement in Response to Veto
Sept. 27, 2006 Military Commissions Act Of 2006
July 11, 2006 Army Recruitment
May 19, 2006 Military Construction, Military Quality of Life and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2007
May 9, 2006 Military Recruitment Tactics
April 26, 2006 Introduction of the "Military Range Legacy Act of 2006"
March 14, 2006 Expressing Support of Congress Regarding Access of Military Recruiters to Institutions of Higher Education
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