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Betty McCollum's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: Betty McCollum
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 4, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Katie, Sean
Birth Date: 07/12/1954
Birth Place: Saint Paul, MN
Home City: Saint Paul, MN
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Hometown Security - Assault Weapons Ban
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: Justice and Homeland Security
Issue Position: Hometown Security
June 20, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Norway Nominee
Jan. 17, 2014 McCollum Responds to President Obama's NSA Remarks
Nov. 12, 2013 The Attack at LAX Airport
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
June 17, 2013 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
April 19, 2013 Congresswoman McCollum Responds: Boston's Nightmare is Over
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
Jan. 25, 2013 McCollum Congratulates New White House Chief of Staff: Stillwater Native Denis McDonough
Jan. 23, 2013 Congresswoman McCollum Joins Defense Appropriations Subcommittee
Jan. 17, 2013 McCollum Congratulates St. Paul Native B. Todd Jones on ATF Director Nomination
Sept. 12, 2012 Congresswoman McCollum's Statement in Response to Killing of U.S. Diplomats in Libya
July 6, 2012 Sens. Klobuchar, Franken, Reps. Peterson, McCollum, Kline, Cravaack Announce Presidential Disaster Declaration for 13 Minnesota Counties Devastated by Flooding
July 2, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
Oct. 7, 2011 Statement on the Tenth Anniversary of the War in Afghanistan
July 30, 2011 McCollum Votes to End Debt Limit Crisis; Reduce Deficits
July 23, 2011 Congresswoman Betty McCollum Responds to President Obama's Plan to Withdraw U.S. Troops From Afghanistan
July 14, 2011 Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2011
July 12, 2011 Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2011
June 27, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of The United States of America
June 3, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
May 31, 2011 Opposing the Patriot Act
May 25, 2011 Sens. Klobuchar, Franken, Reps. Peterson, McCollum Announce Federal Disaster Declaration for 13 Additional Counties and Red Lake Nation
May 23, 2011 Congresswoman McCollum Offers Support to Minnesotans Affected by the Recent Tornado and Severe Weather
May 2, 2011 Congresswoman McCollum's Statement on President Obama's Announcement on Osama bin Laden
March 15, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Craig Fugate, Administrator Of The Federal Emergency Management Agency
March 10, 2011 Letter to Pete King, U.S. Representative, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman - Homegrown Terrorism
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
Feb. 19, 2011 Remarks by U.S. Congressman Betty McCollum: "National Security for Yemen and the U.S. in the Twentry-First Century" "National Security for Yemen and the U.S. in the Twenty-First Century"
Feb. 9, 2011 United Nations Tax Equalization Refund Act of 2011
Feb. 8, 2011 Extending Counterterrorism Authorities
Nov. 8, 2010 Letter to Mr. Frank J. Gaffney, Jr., Center for Security Policy
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
July 27, 2010 Congresswoman McCollum Votes "No" on War Funding for Afghanistan
April 26, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Mary Schapiro, Chairwoman, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commision - Investigate Fraud at Goldman Sachs
April 13, 2010 Mccollum Honors Victims Of Oklahoma City Bombing, Warns Congress That Overblown Rhetoric Aids Anti-Government Extremists
Dec. 1, 2009 McCollum Supports Obama's Afghan Strategy
Nov. 23, 2009 McCollum Calls For Surtax To Pay For Afghanistan War
Nov. 5, 2009 McCollum Expresses Condolences Following Fort Hood Shooting
Nov. 2, 2009 Conference Report On Fiscal Year 2010 Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act (H.R. 2892)
Oct. 22, 2009 Conference Report On H.R. 2892, Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010
Sept. 11, 2009 U.S. Rep. McCollum Remembers the Victims of the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks & Police Officer Richard Crittenden
June 22, 2009 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
May 13, 2009 Hearing Of The State, Foreign Operations, And Related Programs Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee - The Department Of State
Feb. 13, 2009 McCollum Calls on White House to Rigorously Enforce Ban on Imported Assault Weapons
Jan. 28, 2009 McCollum Applauds Decision to Close Guantanamo Bay Prisons
Jan. 22, 2009 McCollum Applauds President Obama's Decision to Close Guantanamo Bay Prisons & End Torture Practices that Violate Rule of Law
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