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John Kerry's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
May 8, 2008 Senate Passes Kerry Resolution on Humanitarian Aid for Burma
May 7, 2008 Submitted Resolutions
May 6, 2008 Kerry Legislation Would Remove Nelson Mandela from Terror Watch List
April 10, 2008 Kerry Investigates Contracts Awarded to Firm that Supplied Faulty Arms to Troops
April 3, 2008 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act and the Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007
April 1, 2008 Letter to Secretary Michael Chertoff United States Department of Homeland Security
April 1, 2008 Letter to DHS Secretary Chertoff and TSA Asst. Secretary Hawley: Kerry Presses DHS on Reported Air Marshal Shortage
March 26, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Michael Chertoff, Secretary U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Feb. 19, 2008 Press Conference with Sen. Joseph Biden (D-DE), Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Sen. Charles Hagel (R-NE); and Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) - The Pakistani Elections
Feb. 14, 2008 Kerry Statement on Today's Revelations About FEMA Trailers
Feb. 13, 2008 FISA Amendments Act
Feb. 6, 2008 MSNBC Interview - Transcript
Feb. 2, 2008 Kerry Pushes Bush Administration to Bolster Massachusetts National Guard, Address "Readiness"
Dec. 19, 2007 Senate Passes Kerry Legislation To Provide Answers on Boston's Terror Grants
Dec. 19, 2007 Democrats Hold TSA Accountable to Contracting Laws
Dec. 17, 2007 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act--Motion to Proceed --
Dec. 14, 2007 Kerry, Smith Introduce Legislation To End Discriminatory, Counterproductive HIV Law
Dec. 12, 2007 Gloucester Daily Times - Column: NOAA Decision Denies Fishermen the Relief they Need and Deserve
Nov. 8, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee's Near East, South and Central Asian Affairs Subcommittee - Syria: Options for Lebanon Panel II
Nov. 8, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee's Near East, South and Central Asian Affairs Subcommittee - Syria: Options for Lebanon Panel I
Sept. 20, 2007 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008--Continued
Sept. 19, 2007 Kerry Statement on Today's Republican Filibuster of Habeas Corpus Rights for Detainees
Sept. 18, 2007 Kerry Statement on Florida Campus Incident
Sept. 16, 2007 NBC "Meet the Press" -Transcript
Sept. 5, 2007 Letter to Lt. General Douglas E. Lute, Assistant to the President and Deputy National Security Advisor for Iraq and Afghanistan
Aug. 28, 2007 Letter to Assistant to the President and Deputy National Security Advisor for Iraq and Afghanistan, Lt. General Douglas E. Lute
Aug. 1, 2007 Kerry, Snowe, Carney Seek to Hold TSA Accountable to Contracting Laws
July 27, 2007 Kerry Seeks Answers On Boston's Smaller Terror Grants
July 27, 2007 Kerry Says 9/11 Reform Bill Improves Communication During Disaster
July 25, 2007 Kerry Examines Federal Disaster Loan Response, Initiatives For Improving Critical Assistance Program For Massachusetts
July 25, 2007 Kerry Examines Federal Disaster Loan Response, Initiatives For Improving Critical Assistance Program For Massachusetts
July 23, 2007 Kerry, Kennedy, Neal Praise Swift Disaster Declaration For Uxbridge Mill Area
July 21, 2007 Kerry Response to President's Radio Remarks on Terrorism
June 21, 2007 Kerry Applauds Rumored Closure of Guantanamo Bay Prison
June 19, 2007 Kerry, Kennedy Take Another Step To Block LNG Terminal In Fall River
May 9, 2007 Kerry Says Global Warming Poses National Security Risk
April 17, 2007 Letter To Chairman, Senate Committee On Foreign Relation, Joseph Biden
March 22, 2007 Katrina, Rita Small Business Relief Included in Emergency Appropriations Bill
March 7, 2007 Kerry, Dodd and Biden Pressure Pakistan on Al Qaeda
March 6, 2007 Kerry Statement on Libby Guilty Verdict
March 1, 2007 Kerry Calls for Reviews of Disaster Recovery Contracting Practices
March 1, 2007 Kerry: Gulf Coast Needs More than Empty Promises
Feb. 15, 2007 Kerry and Dorgan Tackle Iraq Contracting Fraud
Feb. 14, 2007 GAO Report Confirms Bipartisan Call for Accountability in Disaster Loan Program
Feb. 14, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Feb. 12, 2007 Kerry Says Passenger Data Glitch Threatens Airline Safety
Feb. 8, 2007 Landrieu Introduces Gulf Coast Small Business Recovery Package
Jan. 25, 2007 Kerry: President's State of the Union Ignored Small Businesses
Nov. 30, 2006 CNN The Situation Room - Transcript
Nov. 29, 2006 CNN Larry King Live - Transcript
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