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Emanuel Cleaver II's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: Emanuel Cleaver II
Office: U.S. House (MO) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Dianne; 4 Children: Emanuel III, Emil, Evan, Marissa
Birth Date: 10/27/1944
Birth Place: Waxahachie, TX
Home City: Kansas City, MO
Religion: United Methodist (UMC)
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Date Title
July 15, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Pete Sessions, Chairman of the House Committee on Rules - Financial Services Committee Democrats Call for Transparency in TRIA Debate
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
May 14, 2014 Congressman Cleaver Calls for Disaster Declaration
April 17, 2014 EC from DC - Good Will Prevail
April 14, 2014 Congressman Cleaver on Shootings at Jewish Community Center
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 28, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security, House Appropriations Committee - Fund Non-Profit Security Grant Program
March 18, 2014 Congressman Cleaver Announces Major Success in Securing Critical Funds for Kansas City
Nov. 20, 2013 Safe Climate Caucus
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security Secretary - Urban Area Security Initiative Funding
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
Sept. 11, 2012 Congressman Cleaver's Statement on the Anniversary of 9/11
July 16, 2012 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack
June 29, 2012 Congressman Cleaver Announces Huge Grants for Area Fire Departments
June 1, 2012 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2013
May 29, 2012 Letter to Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Treasury and Mr. Edward DeMarco, Acting Director
Feb. 3, 2012 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security - Urban Area Security Initiative Program Funding
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
June 30, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 2, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
June 1, 2011 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
May 13, 2011 Bill Breakdown: H.R. 754, FY 2011 Intelligence Authorization
Sept. 14, 2010 Homeland Security Progress
April 22, 2010 Letter To Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency And Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary For Civil Works - U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers
June 22, 2009 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Nov. 4, 2008 Lee's Summit Tribune - Cleaver Seeks Third Term, Use Experience to Fix Problems
June 25, 2008 Joint Hearing of the Intelligence Community Management Subcommittee of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and the House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming - National Security Implications of Global Climate Change
Nov. 1, 2007 Chairman of House Homeland Security Committee to be Briefed by Local Officials Tomorrow
Aug. 4, 2007 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection act
June 14, 2007 Republicans Delay Action On Popular Measures
June 12, 2007 Federal Disaster Assistance Granted
June 8, 2007 Homeland Security And State Department Relax Reuirement For Passport To Travel To Mexico And Canada
May 31, 2007 Missouri Delegation Supports Request For Disaster Declaration
Sept. 26, 2006 It's Time The Do-Nothing Congress Actually Do Something For The American People
Aug. 28, 2006 Congressman Cleaver and Congressman Moore To Be Briefed On Regional Disaster Preparedness
March 8, 2006 Port Security: Another Example of a Washington Republican Coverup
March 2, 2006 Democrats' Efforts to Address Port Security
Sept. 14, 2005 Supporting a National Day of Prayer and Remembrance for Victims of Hurricane Katrina
Sept. 7, 2005 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act to Meet Immediate Needs Arising from the Consequences of Hurricane Katrina, 2005
Sept. 2, 2005 Statement of Rep. Emanuel Cleaver on Hurricane Katrina
July 11, 2005 Introduction of Resolution Condemning Mexico's Issuance of Offensive Stamps
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