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Michael McCaul's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

Full Name: Michael T. McCaul
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 10, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 10
Primary March 4, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Linda; 5 Children: Caroline, Jewell, Lauren, Michael, Avery
Birth Date: 01/14/1962
Birth Place: Dallas, TX
Home City: Austin, TX
Date Title
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Immigration
April 2, 2014 Hearing of the House Committee on Homeland Security - Taking Down the Cartels: Examining United States -- Mexico Cooperation
April 1, 2014 McCaul to Hold Hearing on U.S.-Mexico Cooperation on Combating Drug Cartels
Feb. 23, 2014 ABC "This Week With George Stephanopoulos" - Transcript: Drug Cartels
Dec. 2, 2012 McCaul, Cuellar Encouraged by Pena Nieto's Strategy Against Cartels
Nov. 27, 2012 Jaime Zapata Border Enforcement Security Task Force Act
Nov. 16, 2012 Hearing of the Oversight, Investigations, and Management Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - A Line in the Sand: Assessing Dangerous Threats to Our Nation's Borders
June 27, 2012 McCaul-Butterfield 'Creating Hope Act' Goes to the President for Approval
June 21, 2012 Hearing of the House Homeland Security Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee - Drug Trafficking in the Carribean
June 20, 2012 Homeland Security Oversight, Investigations, and Management Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on U.S.-Caribbean Border Security Threats
June 12, 2012 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman of the Committee on Energy &Commerce, Tom Harkin, Chairman of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor &Pensions, and Henry A. Waxman, Ranking Member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, Michael B. Enzi, Ranking Member of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions
May 30, 2012 McCaul Announces Hearing on DHS Efforts to Secure U.S.-Caribbean Border
May 30, 2012 McCaul-Butterfield 'Creating Hope Act' Passes U.S. House
May 17, 2012 Hearing of the Oversight, Investigations, and Management Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Department of Homeland Security: An Examination of Ethical Standards
May 7, 2012 Drug Cartels Threaten U.S. Trade
May 1, 2012 Hearing of the Oversight, Investigations, and Management Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Using Technology to Facilitate Trade and Enhance Security at Our Ports of Entry
Oct. 14, 2011 Hearing of the Homeland Security Subcommittee on Oversight, Investigations, and Management - "A Call to Action: Narco-Terrorism's Threat to the Southern U.S. Border"
Oct. 14, 2011 Generals Testify of Drug Cartels' National Security Threat, Need to Secure Border
Oct. 4, 2011 Joint Hearing of the Oversight, Investigations, and Management Subcommittee and the Western Hemisphere Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee and the Foreign Affairs Committee - "Merida Part Two: Insurgency and Terrorism in Mexico"
Sept. 23, 2011 McCaul, Butterfield Introduce Incentives to Pharmaceutical Industry to Develop Pediatric Cancer Drugs
May 11, 2011 A Tale of Two Borders: Texas, Arizona Law Enforcement Tell Congress that US Border Violence, Holes in Security are Reality
May 11, 2011 Hearing of the Oversight, Investigations, and Management Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - "On the Border and in the Line of Fire: U.S. Law Enforcement, Homeland Security and Drug Cartel Violence"
April 29, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Hillary Clinton Regarding Mexican Drug Cartels
April 1, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Extend national Guard Deployment
March 31, 2011 McCaul Chairs Hearing to Develop Strategy to Defeat Mexican Drug Cartels
March 31, 2011 Chairman McCaul Opening Remarks, As Prepared For Delivery. OIM Hearing, March 31, 2011
March 30, 2011 McCaul Seeks to Classify Mexican Drug Cartels as Terrorists
March 18, 2010 Mccaul Demands Immediate Action On Border
March 18, 2010 KVUE News - Lawmakers React To Texas Border Security Plan
March 18, 2010 The Brownsville Herald - Washington Eyes Border; Discusses Use Of Unmanned Planes To Patrol
April 1, 2009 Hearing of the Intelligence, Information Sharing and Terrorism Risk Assessment Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - The Future of Fusion Centers: Potential Promise and Dangers
Feb. 25, 2009 Hearing of the House of Homeland Security Committee - DHS: The Path Forward
Jan. 14, 2009 Press Conference with House Republicans
Oct. 8, 2008 Congressman McCaul Tours Texas-Mexico Border
June 10, 2008 Merida Initiative to Combat Illicit Narcotics and Reduce Organized Crime Authorization Act of 2008
April 25, 2008 Congressman McCaul's Letter to the President
Dec. 4, 2007 Congressman Michael McCaul's Statement on Ramos and Compean's Appeal
June 21, 2007 The Department Of State, Foreigh Operations And Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2008
Oct. 26, 2006 The Brenham Banner Press - Report, Mexican drug cartels responsible for growing violence along U.S., Mexico border
Oct. 17, 2006 The Austin American Statesman - Terrorists might exploit drug cartels for U.S. entry, McCaul says
March 9, 2006 McCaul: Meth A Clear and Present Danger to Our Children
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Border Security
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