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Tom Cole's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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: Announced, Republican for U.S. House - District 4
Primary June 24, 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
March 12, 2014 Cole Responds to Proposed Cuts to AWACS Aircraft
Dec. 30, 2013 Blog: Looking Back and Ahead
Sept. 30, 2013 Weekly Column: Oklahoma Communities Cannot be Broken
Sept. 16, 2013 August Town Hall Takeaways
Aug. 1, 2013 Landrieu, Cole Introduce Bill to Help Families Stay Safe during Tornadoes
July 29, 2013 Congressman Tom Cole's Weekly Column - Defense Appropriations Bill Provides Stability for Military
June 10, 2013 Column - The Uncertainty of American Foreign Policy
June 3, 2013 AF Excludes Displaced Tinker Civilians From Furloughs
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
May 20, 2013 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript - Oklahoma Tornado Aftermath
May 20, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - Oklahoma Tornado Aftermath
April 19, 2013 Congressman Cole Remembers Oklahoma City Bombing
March 6, 2013 Cole Comments on Passage of Bill to Avoid Government Shutdown, Revise Sequester
Dec. 21, 2012 Congressman Tom Cole's Weekly Column - Still No Accountability for Benghazi
Oct. 29, 2012 Libya Investigation Raises More Troubling Questions
Oct. 29, 2012 Libya Investigation Raises More Troubling Questions
Oct. 5, 2012 White House Still Evasive on Libyan Security Failures
Sept. 17, 2012 American Values Still a Target for Terrorists
April 18, 2012 Remembering the Victims of the Oklahoma City Bombing
Feb. 27, 2012 Budget Cuts Should Not Compromise National Security
Feb. 3, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Sept. 21, 2011 Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012
March 31, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Mahmoud Abbas Re-Entering Peace Talks
Dec. 22, 2010 James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010
Dec. 8, 2010 The Hill - Republicans Keep Capitol Security on the Table in Weighing Areas for Budget Cuts
Sept. 3, 2010 Immigration Policy is Vital to National Security
May 11, 2010 Cole Comments On Storm Recovery Efforts
Jan. 8, 2010 Op-Ed: Terror Attempt Shows Flawed Security Approach
Dec. 3, 2009 Op-Ed: Moving Forward In Afghanistan
June 16, 2009 Comments Made By Leon Panetta
May 7, 2009 Cole Supports Keep Terrorists Out of America Act
Feb. 12, 2009 Cole Introduces Bill to Keep Guantanamo Bay Detainees Out of U.S.
Dec. 10, 2008 Cole Calls on President to Pardon Border Patrol Agents
Sept. 3, 2008 National Preparedness Month
May 23, 2008 Cole Introduces Legislation to Establish FEMA as an Independent Agency
Jan. 28, 2008 Rep. Cole Comments on State of the Union Address
Jan. 3, 2008 Pakistan in the Spotlight
Sept. 10, 2007 Rep. Cole Criticizes Inflammatory Ad
May 25, 2007 Cole Votes for Clean Emergency Troop Funding Bill
May 18, 2007 Protecting Our Oklahoma Communities
May 7, 2007 Letter: To Representative Ike Skelton, Committee on Armed Services
April 18, 2007 Rep. Cole Announces CEDAP Application Period
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Feb. 22, 2007 Congressman Cole Announces Deadline for Agencies to Apply for FEMA Funds
Feb. 5, 2007 Congressman Cole Praises President's Proposed Budget
Feb. 1, 2007 Congressman Tom Cole Helps Secure Federal Aid to Storm Damaged Oklahomans
Oct. 16, 2006 Weekly Column (Legislation Helps Beef Up Security Operations)
Sept. 29, 2006 Press Release - Congressman Cole Votes for Homeland Security Agreement
Sept. 5, 2006 Anniversaries Should be a Reminder to Be Prepared
Aug. 15, 2006 Meeting the National Security Threats of the 21st Century
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