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Kelly Ayotte's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Kelly A. Ayotte
Office: U.S. Senate (NH) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Joseph; 2 Children: Katherine, Jacob
Birth Date: 06/27/1968
Birth Place: Nashua, NH
Home City: Nashua, NH
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Real Clear Defense - Retiring the A-10 Early Puts Troops' Lives at Risk
March 31, 2014 POW/MIA Update--Pentagon, Under Pressure from McCaskill and Ayotte, Announces Reforms
March 26, 2014 American Troops in Afghanistan Tell Ayotte A-10 Provides Critical Close-Air Support
March 25, 2014 Ayotte Highlights Importance of U.S. Attack Submarine Fleet in Hearing with Commander of Pacific Command
March 6, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secreaty of the Department of Defense - Pearl Harbor Victims
Feb. 4, 2014 Repealing Section 403 of the Bipartisan Budget Act
Jan. 31, 2014 Ayotte: Report Offers Important Proposals to Retain Air Force Readiness and Save $2 Billion Annually
Jan. 16, 2014 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Jan. 16, 2014 Ayotte: KC-46A Tanker is On Track
Jan. 15, 2014 Collins, King, Shaheen, Ayotte Announce Funding for Shipyard, Virginia Class Submarines
Jan. 15, 2014 Ayotte Demands Pentagon Act with Urgency to Find Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl
Jan. 15, 2014 Shaheen, Ayotte, Collins, King Announce Funding for Shipyard, Virginia Class Submarines
Dec. 19, 2013 Ayotte Helps Introduce Nuclear Weapon Free Iran Act
Dec. 18, 2013 Ayotte: Budget Deal Unfairly Singles Out Military Retirees
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to U.S. Senators - Ayotte, Graham, Wicker Urge Colleagues to Protect Military Retirees From Disproportionate Cuts
Dec. 9, 2013 McCaskill, Ayotte Statement on Defense Bill Agreement
Dec. 5, 2013 Union Leader - Ayotte tours Dover camping gear firm
Nov. 20, 2013 Begich Applauds Pentagon Decision to Cease Purchasing Russian Helicopters for Afghanistan
Nov. 19, 2013 Crapo Joins Effort To Ensure Troop Readiness Maintained With A-10's
Nov. 19, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 - Continued
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Martin Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Department of Defense - A-10 Thunderbolt II
Nov. 5, 2013 Hirono, Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Military Sexual Assault Victims During 32 Proceedings
Nov. 3, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Benghazi and Affordable Care Act
Oct. 11, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Iran and P5 +1 Talks
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Pay National Guard, Reserves During Shutdown
Sept. 30, 2013 Ayotte Votes to Ensure Military Can Be Paid if Shutdown Occurs
Sept. 24, 2013 Statement by Senators McCain, Graham, and Ayotte on Iran
Sept. 11, 2013 Ayotte Statement on Syria
Sept. 5, 2013 Union Leader - Ayotte Calls for Immigration Reform
Sept. 3, 2013 Ayotte to Participate in Classified Syria Briefing in Senate Armed Services Committee
Aug. 7, 2013 Manie, New Hampshire Senators Issue Statement on Navy's Decision to Inactivate USS MIAMI
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to General Martin E. Dempsey - Cancel All Contracts With Russian Firm Arming Assad
Aug. 1, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Mismanagement of POW/MIA Accounting
July 16, 2013 Ayotte "Never Contract with the Enemy" Legislation Supported by Top Procurement Officials at DoD, State Department
July 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - Russian Made Helicopter Contract
June 25, 2013 Letter to the Honorable Eric K. Fanning, Acting Secretary of the Air - Mandated Auditability
June 21, 2013 Letter to the Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of State of U.S. Department of State - Nuclear Arsenal Reduction
June 19, 2013 Ayotte: Additional Reductions to US Nuclear Arsenal Are Misguided and Dangerous
June 11, 2013 Chairwoman Shaheen and Ranking Member Ayotte Support Military Readiness, Reject Base Closures
May 22, 2013 Shaheen, Ayotte Announce Pease is Top Choice for KC-46A Tanker
May 12, 2013 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript - Benghazi Investigation
April 24, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Assad Regime Using Chemical Weapons
April 18, 2013 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Readiness and Management Support - Review of the Defense Authorization Request for Fiscal Year 2014 and the Future Years Defense Program
April 17, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Allow Navy to Cancel Furloughs
April 15, 2013 Ayotte: Pentagon Decision Preserves Highest Military Honors for Those Who Risk Their Lives in Combat
April 12, 2013 Maine, New Hampshire Senators Announce Navy Commits to Continue USS Miami Repairs
April 11, 2013 Ayotte, Blumenthal Introduce "Never Contract with the Enemy" Bill
April 11, 2013 Shaheen, Collins, Ayotte, King Welcome Support for Shipyard and Virginia Class Submarine in FY2014 Budget
April 10, 2013 Ayotte Continues Fight to Strip Funding for "Missile to Nowhere"
April 10, 2013 Shaheen, Ayotte Vow to Oppose New Round of Base Closures
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