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John Kerry's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: John Forbes Kerry
Office: U.S. Secretary of State, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/29/2013
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Teresa Heinz; 2 Children: Alexandra, Vanessa; 3 Stepchildren: John, Andre, Christopher
Birth Date: 12/11/1943
Birth Place: Aurora, CO
Home City: Boston, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 13, 2013 Solo Press Availability in Beijing, China
April 13, 2013 Remarks to Staff and Families of Embassy Seoul
April 12, 2013 Remarks With Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se After Their Meeting
April 7, 2013 Remarks With Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu
April 6, 2013 Deadly Attack in Zabul Province, Afghanistan
April 2, 2013 Historic Arms Trade Treaty
April 2, 2013 Remarks With Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea Yun Byung-se After Their Meeting
March 26, 2013 Meeting With Staff and Families at U.S. Embassy Kabul
March 25, 2013 Remarks With President Hamid Karzai After Their Meeting
March 24, 2013 Solo Press Availability in Baghdad, Iraq
March 15, 2013 The United States Supports the Arms Trade Treaty
Feb. 14, 2013 Anniversary of Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri's Assassination
Feb. 14, 2013 Remarks With United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Before Their Meeting
Dec. 20, 2012 Hearing of the US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - Lessons Learned from Benghazi
Oct. 22, 2012 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
Oct. 21, 2012 Issa Calls Concerns About Sensitive Information on Benghazi Attack "Crap"
Sept. 28, 2012 Kerry Defends Ambassador Rice Against Attacks
Sept. 25, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Nomination of the Honorable Robert Stephen Beecroft
Sept. 13, 2012 Family and Business Tax Cut Certainty Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
Sept. 13, 2012 Lugar, Kerry Resolution Honoring Ambassador Stevens, Other Victims and Condemning Libya Violence Passes Senate Tonight
Sept. 12, 2012 Lugar, Kerry Resolution Honoring Ambassador Stevens, Other Victims and Condemning Libya Violence Passes Senate Tonight
Sept. 12, 2012 Kerry Statement on Embassy Attacks, Death of Ambassador Stevens
Sept. 12, 2012 Commending the Four American Public Servants Who Died in Benghazi, Libya, Including Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, and Condemning the Violent Attack of the United States Consulate in Benghazi
Sept. 4, 2012 R Is for Reckless
Aug. 1, 2012 Bipartisan Group of Senator Introduces Resolution Supporting U.S. - Afghan Partnership
June 18, 2012 Air Force Secretary: Hanscom Mission Will Not Change
June 12, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Michael B. Donley, Secretary of the Air Force
April 20, 2012 Boston Globe - MIT Seeks to Invest $450m at Hanscom
April 19, 2012 Bi-Partisan Kerry-Boozman Legislation Would Help Bring Kony, War Criminals to Justice
April 19, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Carl Levin, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee
April 13, 2012 Letter to Carl Levin, Chairman of the Committee on Armed Services
March 1, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Assess the Situation in Syria and All the International Options Available to Address the Crisis
Feb. 27, 2012 Lieutenant Governor Murray Signs Executive Order Establishing the Commonwealth's Military Asset and Security Task Force
Feb. 1, 2012 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Department of Defense
Dec. 15, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
Dec. 2, 2011 Small Business Committee Senators Push for Federal R&D Programs
Dec. 1, 2011 Senate Passes Kerry, Collins Legislation to Protect Servicemembers from Sexual Assault
Nov. 14, 2011 Kerry: Historic Navy Deal Will Create Jobs, Revitalize South Shore
Nov. 1, 2011 Kerry Legislation Will Pay Overdue Damages to Whitey Bulger Victims' Families
Aug. 31, 2011 Historic Agreement with Navy will Create South Shore Jobs
Aug. 7, 2011 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
Aug. 2, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Leon Panetta, Secretary of Defense
June 28, 2011 Chairman Kerry: Committee Passes Libya Resolution with Strong Bipartisan Support
June 23, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - U.S. Policy and Progress in Afghanistan and Pakistan
June 22, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barbara A. Mikulski, Chairwoman and The Honorable Kay Bailey Hutchison, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
June 22, 2011 Presidential Appointment Efficiency and Streamlining Act of 2011
June 22, 2011 Statement on the President's Afghanistan Speech
June 21, 2011 Libya
June 17, 2011 Senate Armed Services Committee Approves Amendment to Protect Service Members Who Are Victims of Sexual Assault
May 24, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "Al Qaeda, The Taliban, And Other Extremist Groups In Afghanistan and Pakistan"
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