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Derek Kilmer's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Derek Kilmer
Office: U.S. House (WA) - District 6, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 6
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jennifer; 2 Children: Sophie, Tess
Birth Date: 01/01/1974
Birth Place: Port Angeles, WA
Home City: Gig Harbor, WA
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
May 22, 2014 Major Defense Bill Passes House, Includes Kilmer-backed Initiatives
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
May 19, 2014 Kilmer, Cole Introduce Bipartisan Amendment to Stop Future Furloughs of Civilian Workers at Military Work Sites
May 19, 2014 Kilmer, Cole Introduce Bipartisan Amendment to Stop Future Furloughs of Civilian Workers at Military Work Sites
May 6, 2014 Key Draft of Major Defense Bill Includes Kilmer-backed Initiatives
April 30, 2014 Kilmer Applauds Announcement that WA State National Guard Youth Program will Receive Uniforms from the Defense Department
April 30, 2014 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
April 29, 2014 Kilmer, Tsongas Introduce Bill to Maximize Military Cyber Investments
April 29, 2014 Kilmer, Tsongas Introduce Bill to Maximize Military Cyber Investments
April 25, 2014 Kilmer, Tsongas Bill Will Increase Military Cyber Security
Jan. 28, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Importance of 11 Carrier Fleet
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, Subcommittee on Defense and Pete Visclosky, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Denfense - Combat Rescue Helicopter Program
Oct. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Implement Additional Sanctions on Iran
Sept. 10, 2013 Kilmer Poses Questions Regarding Syria to Defense Secretary Hagel and General Dempsey at HASC Hearing
Aug. 29, 2013 Kilmer Departs from Meeting Military Leaders and Troops in Afghanistan
Aug. 7, 2013 Letter to Chairman Dick Durbin and Ranking Member Thad Cochran, Senate Appropriations Committee, Chairman Bill Young and Ranking Member Pete Visclosky, House Appropriations Committee - Employee Furloughs
July 24, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 24, 2013 Provisions by Kilmer to Address Problems Caused by Across-the-Board Cuts and Furloughs Included in Defense Bill
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
June 14, 2013 Provisions by Kilmer Included in National Defense Authorization Act
May 24, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of U.S. Department of Defense - ENC Military Bases
May 22, 2013 Kilmer Bill Supports Sharing of Information Technology Knowledge Between Department of Defense and Private Industry
April 1, 2013 Kilmer Applauds Military Investment in Governor Inslee's Budget Priorities
March 27, 2013 Kitsap Sun - Sequester Victims Hear Words of Support
Jan. 25, 2013 Cybersecurity Focus for Latest "Kilmer at Your Company" and Listening Tour Stops
Jan. 17, 2013 Statement on Shipyard Hiring Uncertainty
Jan. 10, 2013 Kilmer Kicks Off Listening Tour, Meeting with Military and Small Business Leaders
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