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Jeff Sessions III's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: Jefferson 'Jeff' Beauregard Sessions III
Office: U.S. Senate (AL) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary Blackshear; 3 Children: Mary, Ruth, Sam
Birth Date: 12/24/1946
Birth Place: Selma, AL
Home City: Mobile, AL
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
June 19, 2014 Foreign Policy
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
June 11, 2014 Senators Introduce Bill to Close Catch-and-Release Loophole
June 3, 2014 Sessions: President Obama is Personally Responsible for 'Rising Crisis' at Border
May 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Federal Disaster Assistance
April 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding the Governor of Alabama's Request for an Emergency Declaration
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
Feb. 26, 2014 Comments on Defense Secretary Hagel's Announcement, Future of LCS
Feb. 6, 2014 Sessions Comments On New Admin Immigration Order Bypassing Congress
Oct. 18, 2013 Sessions Responds To Formal Nomination Of New DHS Secretary
Oct. 17, 2013 Sessions On Planned DHS Secretary Nomination
July 23, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The Impact of Sequestration on National Security and the Economy
May 20, 2013 Sessions: Hidden DHS Report Debunks Gang of Eight Claims On Biometrics, Shows Exit/Entry System Affordable And Achievable
April 15, 2013 Sessions Issues Statement on Terrorist Attack In Boston
March 15, 2013 Sessions-Led Bipartisan Effort Bolsters Homeland Defense
Dec. 5, 2012 Senate Passes Bipartisan Defense Bill With Key Provisions Authored By Sessions
Aug. 3, 2012 Letter to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director, John T. Morton
Aug. 2, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012 Motion to Proceed--continued
July 26, 2012 LaFayette Daily Advertiser - Vitter Slams Administration on Border Security
April 27, 2012 Sessions Issues Statement on One-Year Anniversary of Alabama Tornadoes
April 1, 2012 ALFA Neighbors Magazine - Federation Washington Legislative Conference Focuses On Farm Bill
Sept. 26, 2011 Sessions Addresses Debate Over Disaster Funding In CR
Sept. 26, 2011 Sessions Addresses Debate Over Disaster Funding In CR
Sept. 9, 2011 Ten Years Later, Sessions Reflects On September 11
Aug. 2, 2011 Sessions: Good News, Wrangler Plant to Rebuild in Hackleburg
May 5, 2011 Sessions Asks HUD for Action Plan to Help Alabama Tornado Victims
May 2, 2011 Sessions: Bin Laden's Death An Important Victory In Larger Struggle
April 28, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America
April 28, 2011 Sessions Issues Statement On Storm Devastation
April 5, 2011 Sessions: 9/11 Terrorists Will Rightly Remain at GITMO, But Administration's Rationale Remains Flawed
Jan. 6, 2011 Sessions, Grassley Warn Administration Against Ignoring Congress on GITMO
Dec. 19, 2010 Executive Session
Aug. 12, 2010 Sessions Calls for "Strong, Sustained' Action on Border Security
Aug. 6, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr. United States Attorney General
Aug. 5, 2010 Emergency Border Security Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010
June 29, 2010 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript
June 17, 2010 National Guard
June 17, 2010 American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act of 2010
May 25, 2010 Sessions: President's Border Plans Must Be Part of Larger Enforcement Effort
May 14, 2010 Consideration of the New START Treaty
April 19, 2010 Sessions Reacts to Rep. Dicks' Comments Regarding the Air Force Tanker Competition
March 19, 2010 Letter to Attorney General Holder
March 4, 2010 Judiciary Republicans Highlight Dawn Johnsen's Alarming Record, National Security Concerns
Feb. 11, 2010 Terrorist Trials
Feb. 4, 2010 Sessions Calls Holder Letter a 'Failure'
Feb. 3, 2010 Sessions, Judiciary Republicans: Holder Must Testify Before Committee
Feb. 2, 2010 Sessions Joins Bipartisan Group of Senators To Stop Civilian Trials for 9/11 Terrorists
Jan. 28, 2010 Sessions Reacts to SOTU: President Fails To Address National Security Concerns
Jan. 27, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Eric H. Holder Jr., Attorney General, United States Department of Justice
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