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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
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 Statement on the President's Afghanistan Speech
June 22, 2011 Presidential Appointment Efficiency and Streamlining Act of 2011
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"
May 5, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "Assessing U.S. Policy And Its Limits In Pakistan"
May 3, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "Afghanistan: What is an Acceptable End-State, and How Do We Get There?"
May 2, 2011 The Death of Osama bin Laden
May 1, 2011 Boston Globe - Getting the Transition Right
May 1, 2011 Getting The Transition Right
March 26, 2011 Libya And The Just Use Of American Force
March 17, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "Popular Uprisings in the Middle East: The Implications for U.S. Policy"
March 16, 2011 Senator Feinstein Introduces DOMA Repeal Legislation
March 16, 2011 Repeal the Defense of Marriage Act
March 16, 2011 Legislation to Repeal the Defense of Marriage Act
March 15, 2011 Senators Introduce DOMA Repeal Legislation
March 6, 2011 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript
Feb. 2, 2011 Chairman Kerry On The New START Treaty
Feb. 1, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "Iraq: The Challenging Transition To A Civilian Mission"
Feb. 1, 2011 Senate Foreign Relations Committee Report Raises Concerns About Iraq Transition
Jan. 5, 2011 Letter to Robert M. Gates, United States Secretary of Defense
Dec. 22, 2010 Treaty with Russia on Measures for Further Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms--Continued
Dec. 22, 2010 Chairman Kerry On Historic Passage Of New START
Dec. 21, 2010 Treaty with Russia on Measures for Further Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms--Resumed
Dec. 21, 2010 Chairman Kerry Welcomes The Formation Of A New Government In Iraq
Dec. 20, 2010 Executive Session
Dec. 19, 2010 Executive Session
Dec. 19, 2010 ABC "This Week" - Transcript
Dec. 19, 2010 Chairman Kerry On Motion For Cloture On The New START Treaty
Dec. 18, 2010 SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 1999--Continued
Dec. 18, 2010 Executive Session
Dec. 17, 2010 Executive Session
Dec. 16, 2010 Executive Session
Dec. 16, 2010 Treaty with Russia on Measures for Further Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms--Continued
Dec. 16, 2010 Chairman Kerry Welcomes Progress In Afghanistan, Announces New Oversight Hearings
Dec. 15, 2010 Chairman Kerry On Proceeding to New START
Dec. 15, 2010 New START Treaty
Dec. 15, 2010 Kerry, Levin, Feinstein Urge Colleagues To Set Aside Partisan Politics And Vote On New START
Dec. 14, 2010 Chairman Kerry Welcomes Floor Debate On New START
Dec. 3, 2010 Op-Ed: New START debate: John Kerry responds to Mitt Romney
Dec. 2, 2010 START Treaty
Dec. 1, 2010 Chairman Kerry: National Lab Directors "Very Pleased," And Now The Senate Needs To Act
Nov. 29, 2010 New START Treaty
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