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Tom Cole's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Tom Cole
Office: U.S. House (OK) - District 4, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 4
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Ellen; 1 Child: Mason
Birth Date: 04/28/1949
Birth Place: Shreveport, LA
Home City: Moore, OK
Religion: United Methodist
Date Title
Sept. 10, 2014 Cole Statement on President's Plan to Combat ISIL
Sept. 8, 2014 Blog: War on Terror is Ever-Present
Sept. 2, 2014 Blog: We Must Stand with Israel
Aug. 25, 2014 Newsletter: Combating Terrorism Requires Action
Aug. 23, 2014 Tulsa World - Obama Should Ask Congress for Iraq Support, Cole says
Aug. 10, 2014 NewsOK - U.S. Rep. Tom Cole, R-Moore, Says the World Is Full of Problem Spots as the Size of the U.S. Military Is Reduced
July 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Agriculture Market Access in TPP
July 30, 2014 The Moore American - Bad Actors Step in When We Pull Back
July 17, 2014 Sanctions Alone Will Not Deter Russian Separatists
July 11, 2014 Reps. Israel and Cole Applaud Passage of Resolution Supporting Israel's Right to Defend Itself Against Rocket Attacks from Hamas
July 10, 2014 The Daily Ardmoreite - Reps. Israel and Cole Support Israel's Right to Defend Itself
July 9, 2014 Reps. Israel and Cole Introduce Resolution Supporting Israel's Right to Defend Itself Against Rocket Attacks from Hamas
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
June 2, 2014 Cole Statement on Release of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl
May 8, 2014 House Establishes Select Committee for Benghazi Investigation
March 23, 2014 ABC "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" - Transcript: Reaction to Nate Silver Predictions
Feb. 24, 2014 Cole Returns from Foreign Policy Seminar in Israel
Feb. 24, 2014 A Valuable Friend and Ally
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary, US Department of State - P-2 Refugee Status for Ahiska Turks
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
Aug. 21, 2013 Cole Statement on Chris Lane Murder
July 29, 2013 Congressman Tom Cole's Weekly Column - Defense Appropriations Bill Provides Stability for Military
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
April 8, 2013 Cole Comments on Passing of Margaret Thatcher
Dec. 21, 2012 Congressman Tom Cole's Weekly Column - Still No Accountability for Benghazi
Nov. 19, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Mohammed Morsi
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama
July 16, 2012 U.N. Arms Treaty Puts U.S. Gun Rights in Jeopardy
June 28, 2012 Cole Votes to Hold Attorney General in Contempt of Congress
May 29, 2012 Obstruction at Justice: Holder Still Stalling on Fast and Furious
June 27, 2011 Congress Denies Authorization, Maintains Funding for Libya
June 24, 2011 Limiting Use of Funds for Armed Forces in Libya
June 13, 2011 Accountability in Libya
June 3, 2011 Cole Votes to End U.S. Involvement in Libya
March 31, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Mahmoud Abbas Re-Entering Peace Talks
Jan. 7, 2011 Cole Announces Committee Assignments
Sept. 1, 2010 Cole Comments on End of Iraq Combat Operations
June 7, 2010 The Growing Threat in North Korea
Dec. 3, 2009 Op-Ed: Moving Forward In Afghanistan
June 16, 2009 Cole Says "No" To Loaded War Supplemental
Aug. 18, 2008 Ada Evening News - U.S. Congressman Cole Speaks at Chamber Lunch
Jan. 3, 2008 Pakistan in the Spotlight
Oct. 31, 2007 Rep. Cole's Statement after Briefing Top Officials
Sept. 13, 2007 Congressman Cole's Statement on Progress in Iraq
Sept. 10, 2007 Cole Statement on Recommendations Made by General Petraeus and Ambassador Crocker
Sept. 6, 2007 Joint Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee and Hose Foreign Affairs Committee. The September Report: What's Next for Iraq?
July 12, 2007 Cole Statement on Interim Iraq Progress Report
July 12, 2007 Responsible Redeployment From Iraq Act
March 20, 2007 Congressman Cole's Statement on Anniversary of Operation Iraqi Freedom
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
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