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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
July 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Surplus Military Equipment
June 20, 2014 Ayotte Continues Advocacy for Pease to Receive KC-46A
June 11, 2014 Expressing the Sense of the Senate on the May 31, 2014, Transfer of Five Detainees From the Detention Facility At United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
May 23, 2014 Ayotte, Chambliss Statement on NDAA Provision Preventing Transfer of Guantanamo Detainees to Yemen
May 22, 2014 Ayotte's "Never Contract with the Enemy" Legislation Advances in Senate
May 22, 2014 Defense Bill Includes Ayotte Priorities to Support Troops, Military Readiness
May 22, 2014 Panel Includes McCaskill-Ayotte-Fischer Legislation in Defense Bill, Boosting Last Year's Historic Overhaul of how Military Handles Sexual Assaults
May 22, 2014 Ayotte, McCain, Graham, Chambliss Statement Regarding Senate Armed Services Committee Vote to Save A-10
May 20, 2014 Shaheen and Ayotte Lead on Military Readiness Investments, Reject Base Closures
May 9, 2014 Statement by Senators McCain, Graham and Ayotte on Select Committee and Unanswered Questions that Remain About Benghazi
May 8, 2014 Ayotte, McCain, Graham, Chambliss Statement Regarding House Armed Services Committee Vote to Save A-10
May 6, 2014 Ayotte, McCain, Graham, Chambliss Statement on A-10
May 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Confirmation of Presidential Activities During Benghazi Attacks
April 29, 2014 Letter to Ed Royce, Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, and Robert Menendez, Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Hearings on Benghazi Talking Points
April 22, 2014 Graham, Ayotte, McCain Issue Statement on Afghanistan
April 18, 2014 At Senators Urging, Pentagon Agrees to Review Issue of Accounting for Servicemembers Killed Aboard USS Oklahoma at Pearl Harbor
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 Ayotte: KC-46A Tanker is On Track
Jan. 16, 2014 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Jan. 15, 2014 Ayotte Demands Pentagon Act with Urgency to Find Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl
Jan. 15, 2014 Collins, King, Shaheen, Ayotte Announce Funding for Shipyard, Virginia Class Submarines
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 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 - Continued
Nov. 19, 2013 Crapo Joins Effort To Ensure Troop Readiness Maintained With A-10's
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
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