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Gregory Meeks' Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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
Aug. 1, 2014 Introduction of H. Res. 699
July 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Agriculture Market Access in TPP
July 22, 2014 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript: Current Situation in Ukraine
July 16, 2014 Cyprus Settlement Talks
July 16, 2014 The Kidnapping of 300 Nigerian School Girls
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 3, 2014 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement On The Death of Muhammad Abu Khdeir
July 1, 2014 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the Deaths of Naftali Fraenkel, Eyal Yifrack, and Gilad Shaar
June 19, 2014 U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks Statement on President Obama's Remarks on Iraq
May 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program
May 28, 2014 Venezuelan Human Rights and Democracy Protection Act
May 8, 2014 U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Kidnapping of Nearly 300 Young Women in Nigeria
April 8, 2014 Remembering the Rwandan Genocide
March 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation
Feb. 28, 2014 U.S. Rep. Meeks Statement on the House Foreign Affairs Committee Markup of the Bipartisan H.R. 2548, "Electrify Africa Act of 2014"
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State - NATO Enlargement
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Nov. 24, 2013 U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Framework Agreement to Limit Iran's Nuclear Power
Oct. 29, 2013 Boustany Applauds Launch of Newly Formed TPP Caucus
Sept. 17, 2013 Authority to Extend the United States-Republic of Korea Nuclear Cooperation Agreement
Sept. 17, 2013 Organization of American States Revitalization and Reform Act of 2013
Sept. 14, 2013 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Applauds the Breakthrough U.S.-Russian Agreement on the Elimination of Chemical Weapons in Syria
Sept. 4, 2013 FOX "Your World with Neil Cavuto" - Transcript: Syria
Aug. 2, 2013 Recognizing Jordan
July 1, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Pressure on Iran
June 18, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - India Intellectual Property
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
May 17, 2013 Recognizing Jordan
April 30, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Cuba Travel Policy
April 12, 2013 New Dems Encouraged by Japan Entering TPP Negotiations
March 18, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Israel's Iron Dome
March 12, 2013 Letter to His Excellency V.B. Rybak - Reject Anti-LGBT Legislation
March 7, 2013 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on his Upcoming Trip Representing the United States at the Funeral of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez
Dec. 21, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on President Obama's Nomination of Senator John Kerry for Secretary of State
Dec. 13, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Ambassador Rice
Nov. 15, 2012 U.S. Rep Meeks Statement on the Rocket Attacks Against Israel
Oct. 2, 2012 U.S. Rep Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Elections in the Republic of Georgia
Sept. 21, 2012 Expressing Sense of House Toward Establishment of a Democratic and Prosperous Republic of Georgia
Sept. 14, 2012 Attacks Don't Signal Arab Spring Failure - Now is Not the Time to Pull Back
Sept. 13, 2012 Russia PNTR
Aug. 22, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Urges United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon to Avoid Attending the Upcoming Non-Aligned Movement Conference to be Held in Tehran
Aug. 2, 2012 Democrats Applaud Passage of Legislation to Extend Critical AGOA Provisions, Correct CAFTA Textile Provisions, and Renew Burma Sanctions
July 18, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the U.S. Senate Finance Committee Voting Unanimously on Permanent Normal Trade Relations (PNTR) with Russia
July 11, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Visits Local Service Members in the Kyrgyz Republic During Congressional Delegation to Central Asia
May 15, 2012 U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks, Keynotes the Unveiling of the Western Union Clearing House at the Jamaica Business Resource Center
May 3, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Reacts to President Obama's Plan for Afghanistan
Dec. 2, 2011 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Elections in Egypt
Nov. 16, 2011 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Russia's Progress toward WTO Membership
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