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Gregory Meeks' Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
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 4, 2014 FEMA Overview of Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
March 27, 2014 Governor Cuomo Unveils $4.9 Billion Coordinated Transportation Resiliency Program
Jan. 17, 2014 U.S. Rep Meeks Statement on National Security Agency (NSA) Reforms Proposed by President Obama
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - Reform Surveillance Programs, Increase Oversight
Nov. 20, 2013 Murphy, Diaz-Balart, Meeks to Travel to Europe to Discuss Transatlantic Partnership, Alleged NSA Surveillance
Oct. 29, 2013 U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
Sept. 27, 2013 Letter to Administrator Fugate, Federal Emergency Management Agency - Extend Deadline for Flood Insurance Claims for Sandy Homeowners
July 2, 2013 Letter to the Honorable Shaun Donovan, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development - Reform Sandy Aid Regulations
May 10, 2013 U.S. Rep Gregory W. Meeks: Help Is On The Way
March 19, 2013 Letter to Secretary Napolitano and Administrator Fugate - FEMA Disaster Recovery Aid for Housing Co-Ops and Condos
March 18, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Israel's Iron Dome
Jan. 15, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 152, Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2013
Jan. 15, 2013 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Applauds Passage of Overdue Sandy Relief Funding
Jan. 4, 2013 Statement of U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks on the Passing of $9.7B in Sandy Relief
Jan. 4, 2013 Temporary Increase in Borrowing Authority for National Flood Insurance Program
Jan. 3, 2013 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Republican Leadership's Reversal on Sandy Aid Package
Jan. 2, 2013 Hurricane Sandy Relief
Jan. 1, 2013 Hurricane Sandy Relief
Dec. 12, 2012 Letter to Mayor Michael Bloomberg - D-SNAP
Nov. 25, 2012 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Sept. 14, 2012 The Hill - Attacks Don't Signal Arab Spring Failure - Now is Not the Time to Pull Back
Sept. 11, 2012 Statement of Congressman Gregory W. Meeks on the 11th Anniversary of 9/11
May 3, 2012 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Reacts to President Obama's Plan for Afghanistan
Dec. 13, 2011 Fallen Heroes of 9/11 Act
Oct. 2, 2011 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement On the Successful Operation Against Leaders of Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula
Sept. 20, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner and Majority Leader Eric Cantor
Sept. 11, 2011 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on the 10th Anniversary of 9/11
Sept. 8, 2011 Reps. Grimm, Rangel, King, Meeks, Bishop Introduce Bipartisan Bill Making 9/11 Cross a National Monument
June 2, 2011 Don't Gut Homeland Security Funding for New York
March 23, 2011 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Today's Bombing in Jerusalem
March 10, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Pete King, U.S. Representative, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
Aug. 2, 2010 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement on Guilty Verdict in JFK Bomb Plot Case
May 4, 2010 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement On The Attempted Times Square Car-Bombing Incident
Dec. 1, 2009 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement On President Obama's Afghanistan And Pakistan Strategy
July 30, 2008 Meeks Statement Congratulating Malaysia in its 50th Year of Independence
Oct. 23, 2007 To Eliminate the Exemption From State Regulation for Certain Securities Designated by National Securities Exchanges
Aug. 1, 2007 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks And the New York Delegation Sheppard the Terrorism Risk Insurance Extension Act Through the Financial Services Committee
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
Oct. 7, 2005 Kyrgyzstan Leadership on Global Security, Development and Democracy
Oct. 6, 2005 Waiving Points of Order Against Conference Report on H.R. 2360, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2006
Sept. 8, 2005 Regarding the $10.5 Billion Aid Package for the Victims of Hurricane Katrina
May 17, 2005 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2006
Jan. 4, 2005 Congressman Gregory W. Meeks Statement for the Record Tsunami Disaster
Jan. 4, 2005 Expressing Condolences and Support for Assistance to Victims of Earthquake and Tsunamis that Occurred on Dec. 26, 2004, in South and Southeast Asia
Oct. 7, 2004 9/11 Recommendations Implementation Act
Oct. 6, 2004 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations For Hurricane Disasters Assistance Act, 2005
Sept. 22, 2004 Encouraging International Olympic Committee to Select New York City as Site of 2012 Olympic Games
Sept. 22, 2004 Condemning Terrorist Attack in Jakarta, Indonesia, on September 9, 2004
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