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Gregory Meeks' Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Gregory W. Meeks
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 02/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Simone-Marie; 3 Children: Ebony, Aja, Nia-Aiyana
Birth Date: 09/25/1953
Birth Place: New York City
Home City: Far Rockaway, NY
Religion: African Methodist Episcopal
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
Nov. 24, 2013 U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Framework Agreement to Limit Iran's Nuclear Power
Sept. 28, 2013 Department of State Operations and Embassy Security Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 2014
Sept. 14, 2013 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Applauds the Breakthrough U.S.-Russian Agreement on the Elimination of Chemical Weapons in Syria
Sept. 10, 2013 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Russia and Syria
Sept. 10, 2013 Rep. Meeks Statement on President Obama's Address to the Nation on Syria
Sept. 4, 2013 FOX "Your World with Neil Cavuto" - Transcript: Syria
Sept. 3, 2013 Rep. Meeks: Undecided on U.S. Response to Syria's Use of Chemical Weapons
Aug. 30, 2013 Rep. Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Syria
March 18, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Israel's Iron Dome
Feb. 6, 2013 Reps. Grimm, Maloney Introduce Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) Reauthorization
Sept. 14, 2012 The Hill - Attacks Don't Signal Arab Spring Failure - Now is Not the Time to Pull Back
Sept. 14, 2012 Attacks Don't Signal Arab Spring Failure - Now is Not the Time to Pull Back
Sept. 12, 2012 Congressman Gregory Meeks Statement Condemning the Attacks on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, and on the U.S. Embassy in Cairo, Egypt
Aug. 16, 2012 U.S. Rep Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the Selection of Paul Ryan as Governor Mitt Romney's Vice Presidential Running Mate
May 15, 2012 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Importance of Preventing Iran from Acquiring a Nuclear Weapons Capability
May 3, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Reacts to President Obama's Plan for Afghanistan
March 27, 2012 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 24, 2011 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the Capture and Death of Muammar Qaddafi
Oct. 2, 2011 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement On the Successful Operation Against Leaders of Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula
May 2, 2011 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the Capture and Killing of Osama bin Laden
March 23, 2011 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Today's Bombing in Jerusalem
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
May 4, 2010 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement On The Attempted Times Square Car-Bombing Incident
Dec. 4, 2009 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Dec. 1, 2009 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement On President Obama's Afghanistan And Pakistan Strategy
April 9, 2008 Meeks Statement on theTestimony of General Patraeus and Ambassador Crocker Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee
March 19, 2007 As Iraq War Enters its Fifth Year, Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Says Congress must Vote for a Change
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq Resolution
Feb. 13, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
June 15, 2006 Message from the Senate
Dec. 19, 2005 Berman Co-authors Bipartisan Letter Urging President Bush to Increse Funding for International Affairs Programs
Nov. 21, 2005 FNC Hannity & Colmes - Transcript
July 20, 2005 Foreign Relations Authorizations Act, Fiscal Years 2006 and 2007
March 16, 2005 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Tsunami Relief, 2005
Sept. 23, 2004 Fox News The Big Story With John Gibson - Transcript
Aug. 17, 2004 Fox News Hannity & Colmes - Transcript
June 2, 2004 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Asia And Pacific Of The House International Relations Committee-U.S. Policy In East Asia And The Pacific
June 2, 2004 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Asia and Pacific of the House International Relations Committee
May 21, 2004 Fox The Big Story with John Gibson - Transcript
May 18, 2004 The Bush Administration's Record
May 18, 2004 A Description of the Bush Administration's Record
May 5, 2004 Missing Commander-in-Chief
March 29, 2004 Connecting the Dots
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Iraq
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