or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

John Kerry's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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
June 24, 2012 Kerry on Egyptian Election
June 22, 2012 Kerry, Lugar Bill Would Help Prevent Corrupt, Fraudulent Adoptions Abroad
June 21, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - New START Treaty
June 20, 2012 Kerry Recognizes World Refugee Day
June 19, 2012 Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
June 14, 2012 Executive Session
June 12, 2012 Kerry Responds to Beating of Cuban Dissident After Testifying to Foreign Relations Committee
June 6, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Commerce Committee - Kerry Urges US, EU Negotiation to Address Aviation Emissions
May 24, 2012 Kerry on Conviction, Sentencing of Dr. Shakil Afridi
May 24, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Global Implications of Poaching in Africa
May 24, 2012 Kerry on Egypt Elections
May 17, 2012 Chicago Tribune - What to Do About Afghanistan
April 27, 2012 Chairman Kerry on Former President of Liberia Charles Taylor
April 19, 2012 In New Video on Eve of Kony 2012 Day of Action, Senators Underscore Support for U.S. Efforts to Help Capture Joseph Kony
April 19, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Syria
April 14, 2012 Chairman Kerry on UN Security Council Vote
April 12, 2012 Chairman Kerry on North Korea's Attempted Rocket Launch
April 4, 2012 Boston Herald - Irish Future Shouldn't Get Lost in Violent Past
March 16, 2012 Chairman Kerry on the DPRK Satellite Launch
March 15, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Sudan
March 14, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - The Oil Dispute between Sudan and South Sudan
March 1, 2012 Kerry on the Return of American NGO Workers from Egypt
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. 16, 2012 Ambassador Sherry Rehman
Feb. 8, 2012 Empowering Burma's Voices of Change
Dec. 19, 2011 Foreign Relations Committee Releases Comprehensive Report on Central Asia and the Transition in Afghanistan
Dec. 15, 2011 Kerry Delivers a Speech on the Situation in South Sudan
Dec. 6, 2011 Kerry on Ambassador Ford's Return to Syria
Nov. 30, 2011 Kerry Congratulates the Kyrgyz Republic on the First Democratic Transition of Power in Central Asia
Nov. 28, 2011 Kerry on Egypt's Elections
Nov. 23, 2011 Kerry on Bahrain's Bassiouni Commission Report
Oct. 21, 2011 Kerry on Iraq Announcement
Oct. 20, 2011 Kerry on Qaddafi's Death
Oct. 13, 2011 Kerry on Burma Releasing Political Prisoners
Oct. 4, 2011 Chairman Kerry On Senate Confirmation of Robert Ford as Ambassador to Syria
Oct. 3, 2011 Kerry Statement on FTA's Submitted to Congress
Sept. 20, 2011 Kerry Condemns Assassination of the Head of Afghan Peace Council
Aug. 18, 2011 Kerry Statement on Assad
July 27, 2011 Kerry Introduces Legislation To Authorize and Strengthen The State Department And U.S. Diplomacy
July 21, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Nomination Hearing for Ambassador to South Korea
July 21, 2011 Statement By Senators Kerry and McCain On Egypt's Upcoming Elections
July 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Janet Napolitano Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security
July 14, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - "Two New Sudans: A Roadmap Forward"
July 9, 2011 Chairman Kerry On The Independence Of The Republic Of South Sudan
June 30, 2011 Kerry Asks For Media to Respect Gallagher Family's Privacy
June 29, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - U.S. Burma Policy
June 28, 2011 Chairman Kerry: Committee Passes Libya Resolution with Strong Bipartisan Support
June 28, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Libya and the War Powers Resolution
June 28, 2011 Kyrgyzstan's Democratic Transition
June 26, 2011 Los Angeles Times - U.S. and North Korea: The Land of Lousy Options
Back to top