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Jim Matheson's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: James 'Jim' David Matheson
Office: U.S. House (UT) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Amy; 2 Children: William, Harris
Birth Date: 03/21/1960
Birth Place: Salt Lake City, UT
Home City: Salt Lake City, UT
Religion: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Date Title
Aug. 1, 2014 Newsletter: 08/01/2014
July 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Agriculture Market Access in TPP
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
Aug. 14, 2013 Letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh - Reject Harmful Changes To Grameen Bank
March 6, 2012 Matheson: U.S. Stands with Israel Against Iran
Oct. 21, 2011 Matheson S0tatement on the Death of Libyan Dictator al Qadhafi
Sept. 9, 2011 In Honor of the Tenth Anniversary of September 11, 2001
May 1, 2011 Statement on Death of Osama bin Laden
Feb. 11, 2011 Matheson Renews Bipartisan Push to Ban Foreign Waste Disposal in Utah
Dec. 1, 2009 Matheson Statement Following Afghanistan Decision Speech
Nov. 16, 2009 Matheson Says Policy On Taking Foreign Nuclear Waste Is Up To Congress
Oct. 27, 2009 Matheson Foreign Waste Ban Bill To Get Subcommittee Vote
Oct. 16, 2009 Matheson Says Policy On Taking Foreign Nuclear Waste Is Up To Congress
June 10, 2009 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2010 And 2011
May 29, 2009 Matheson Condemns N. Korea's Nuke Tests
May 20, 2009 Matheson: Iran Missile Threats Counterproductive
Oct. 29, 2008 Matheson Opponent says "No Problem" to Bringing Foreign Nuke Waste to Utah
Sept. 10, 2007 Matheson: Petraeus Report Does Not Offer New Strategy
Sept. 4, 2007 Deseret News - Cannon's Summer Trip: Kazakhstan
July 27, 2007 Matheson Supports Stronger Anti-Terrorism Protections
April 25, 2007 Matheson Statement on Iraq War Funding Conference Report
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Feb. 13, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Feb. 2, 2007 Matheson Says New Intelligence Report Paints Grim Iraq Situation
Feb. 2, 2007 Matheson Joins New Anti-Terrorism Caucus
Jan. 11, 2007 Matheson: New Strategy Needed in Iraq
June 16, 2006 Declaring that the United States Will Prevail in the Global War on Terror
Feb. 27, 2006 Matheson Calls for Hearing on Ports Contract
Oct. 25, 2005 Matheson Statement on the Loss of 2,000 Soldiers in Iraq
June 22, 2005 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2006
June 20, 2005 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2006
May 5, 2005 Conference Report on H.R. 1268, Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Tsunami Relief Act, 2005
Nov. 11, 2004 The Spectrum Editorial - Congress Should Provide Better Benefits for America's Veterans
May 6, 2004 Deploring Abuse of Persons in United States Custody in Iraq
April 29, 2004 Armor for Soldiers
April 21, 2004 169 House Members Call on Bush to Recognize Armenian Genocide
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Iraq War
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veterans
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