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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
Sept. 30, 2010 Chairman Kerry: U.S. Senate Approves Defense Trade Cooperation Treaties With The United Kingdom And Australia
Sept. 21, 2010 Chairman Kerry: Senate Foreign Relations Committee Votes to Approve Defense Trade Cooperation Treaties with the United Kingdom and Australia
Sept. 21, 2010 Kerry Statement on DADT/DREAM Act Filibuster on Defense Spending
Sept. 16, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Resolution of Advice and Consent to Ratification of New START
Sept. 16, 2010 Chairman Kerry: New START Wins Bipartisan Backing in Key Committee Vote
Aug. 20, 2010 Following Meeting With Chairman Kerry, President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan Pledges To Allow Anti-Corruption Units to Operate Independently
July 27, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - Perspectives on Reconciliation Options in Afghanistan
July 25, 2010 Statement By Chairman Kerry On Leaked Documents On Afghanistan And Pakistan
July 20, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - Nomination
July 15, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - The New START Treaty (Treaty Doc. 111-5): Maintaining a Safe, Secure and Effective Nuclear Arsenal
July 15, 2010 Boston Globe - In Vietnam-Era Files, Parallels of Anxiety
July 15, 2010 AP - Leading Senators Voice Doubts About Afghan War
July 14, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - Afghantistan: Governance and Civilian Strategy
July 12, 2010 Roll Call - New Hope for Passage of Nuclear Arms Treaty
June 23, 2010 Kerry On President Obama's Decision On Afghan War Command
June 22, 2010 Kerry Statement On McChrystal Rolling Stone Profile
June 16, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - The New START Treaty: Views from the Pentagon
June 10, 2010 Kerry, Lugar Announce Second Series Of Senate Foreign Relations Committee Hearings On The New START Treaty
June 10, 2010 Kerry, Lugar Announce Second Series Of Senate Foreign Relations Committee Hearings On The New START Treaty
May 25, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - The Role of Strategic Arms Control in a Post-Cold War World
May 25, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - The Role of Strategic Arms Control in a Post-Cold War World
May 18, 2010 Chairman Kerry On The Fallen In Afghanistan
May 13, 2010 Chairman Kerry Welcomes Submission of the New START Treaty
May 12, 2010 Kerry, Lugar Announce Senate Foreign Relations Committee Hearing Schedule for New START Treaty
May 5, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 5, 2010 Kerry, Tsongas Introduce Legislation To Aid Sexual Assault Victims In The Military
April 29, 2010 Arms Control Experts Urge New START Approval
April 29, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee: The Historical and Modern Context for U.S.- Russian Arms Control
April 8, 2010 Chairman Kerry Calls For Timely START Ratification
April 7, 2010 Chairman Kerry Calls For The Immediate Release Of American Citizen Jailed In North Korea
March 26, 2010 Chairman Kerry Statement On The New START Treaty
Dec. 18, 2009 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010
Dec. 17, 2009 Department of Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010--Continued
Dec. 10, 2009 Hearing of Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "Treaties"
Dec. 9, 2009 Hearing of Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "The New Afghanistan Strategy: The View From The Ground"
Dec. 3, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "Afghanistan: Assessing the Road Ahead"
Dec. 2, 2009 Chairman Kerry Statement On President's West Point Speech
Nov. 10, 2009 Beware The Revisionists
Oct. 22, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Foreign Relations - NATO: A Strategic Concept For Transatlantic Security
Oct. 19, 2009 CNN American Morning "Afghan Election Crisis"- Transcript
Oct. 18, 2009 CNN "State Of The Union With John King" - Transcript
Oct. 18, 2009 CBS News "Face The Nation" - Transcript: Afghanistan
Oct. 7, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "Confronting Al-Qaeda: Understanding the Threat in Afghanistan and Beyond".
Oct. 1, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "Afghanistan's Impact on Pakistan"
Sept. 28, 2009 Wall Street Journal - "Testing Afghanistan Assumptions"
Sept. 16, 2009 Hearing Of The Committee On Foreign Relations United States Senate- Exploring Three Strategies For Afghanistan
Sept. 10, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "Iraq: Report from the Field"
Aug. 11, 2009 Senate Foreign Relations Committee Report Examines U.S. Counter-Narcotics Strategy In Afghanistan
July 29, 2009 National Defense Authorization Act
July 23, 2009 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
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