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Patrick Leahy's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: Patrick J. Leahy
Office: U.S. Senate (VT) - Sr, Democratic President Pro Tempore
First Elected: 11/05/1974
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marcelle; 3 Children: Kevin, Alicia, Mark
Birth Date: 03/31/1940
Birth Place: Montpelier, VT
Home City: Middlesex, VT
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: First Responders: Protecting The Homeland
Issue Position: Vermont National Guard
June 26, 2014 Immigration Reform Anniversary
June 24, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 17, 2014 The Washington Post - Republicans Call for Captured Benghazi Suspect to be Held at Guantanamo
June 12, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Executive Business Meeting
June 11, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight of the Department of Homeland Security
May 21, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight Of The Federal Bureau Of Investigation
May 11, 2014 The Hill - House Clears Path for NSA Reform
May 7, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On Action by the House Judiciary Committee to End Bulk Collection
May 5, 2014 Leahy REAX On House Judiciary Committee's Bipartisan Agreement To End Bulk Collection (NSA)
May 2, 2014 Letter to Allison Macfarlane, Chairwoman, Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Nuclear Reactor Decommissioning Licensee Exemptions
April 3, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On The Senate Intelligence Committee's Torture Report
March 25, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On the President's Proposed Reforms To The Bulk Records Collection Program
Feb. 26, 2014 Opening Message Of Senate National Guard Caucus Co-Chair Patrick Leahy
Feb. 24, 2014 Comments Of Senator Patrick Leahy, Co-Chair, Senate National Guard Caucus, On The Pentagon's Plan For Deep Cuts To The Army National Guard
Feb. 12, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The Report of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board on Reforms to the Section 215 Telephone Records Program and the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court
Feb. 10, 2014 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On NSA Security Breach
Feb. 7, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Committee On The Judiciary, On The Administration's Move To Seek Court Approval For Searches of Phone Records
Jan. 30, 2014 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) On Senate Passage Of S. 1926 The Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act Of 2014
Jan. 29, 2014 Privacy And Civil Liberties Oversight Board To Appear Before SJC Next Month
Jan. 23, 2014 Senator Patrick Leahy Comment On PCLOB Report
Jan. 19, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Reaction to President Obama's Remarks on the National Security Agency and Iran
Jan. 17, 2014 Comments Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Committee On The Judiciary, Following The President's National Security Speech
Jan. 14, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - President's Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies
Dec. 22, 2013 MSNBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript: National Security Agency
Dec. 20, 2013 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On Target Data Breach
Dec. 20, 2013 Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On the Confirmation of Alejandro Mayorkas To be Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security
Dec. 18, 2013 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2013
Dec. 18, 2013 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On the Release of Recommendations by the President's Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies
Dec. 16, 2013 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On D.C. District Court Ruling On The NSA's Telephone Surveillance Program
Dec. 16, 2013 Nomination of Jeh Charles Johnson to be Secretary of Homeland Security
Dec. 14, 2013 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On The One Year Anniversary Of The Tragedy At Sandy Hook Elementary School
Dec. 11, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - "Continued Oversight of U.S. Government Surveillance Authorities"
Dec. 11, 2013 Statement Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On The Nomination Of Alejandro Mayorkas To Be Deputy Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security
Nov. 14, 2013 Guantanamo Bay
Nov. 6, 2013 NSA Oversight and Accountability
Oct. 29, 2013 Leahy & Sensenbrenner Join To Introduce USA FREEDOM Act
Oct. 29, 2013 Heller Joins Leahy to Protect Privacy Rights for Millions of Americans
Oct. 29, 2013 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On Introduction of the USA FREEDOM Act of 2013
Oct. 29, 2013 Statements On Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Oct. 28, 2013 Statement Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On the 27th Anniversary of the Enactment Of The Electronic Communications Privacy Act
Oct. 18, 2013 Statement Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee, On The Nomination Of Jeh Johnson To Be The Secretary Of Homeland Security
Oct. 15, 2013 Default Prevention Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
Oct. 14, 2013 Comment of Senator Patrick Leahy on the Arrest and Prosecution of Abu Anas al-Libi
Oct. 11, 2013 National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Oct. 11, 2013 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy On Commemorating National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
Oct. 4, 2013 Leahy: Shutdown Hurts Our National Guard, Readiness
Oct. 2, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Continuing Oversight on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act
Sept. 24, 2013 Leahy Delivers Keynote Address On Foreign Surveillance Oversight At Georgetown University Law Center
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