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John Tierney's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: John F. Tierney
Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 6, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 6
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Patrice
Birth Date: 09/18/1951
Birth Place: Salem, MA
Home City: Salem, MA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
April 3, 2014 Hearing of the National Security Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - The Training of Libyan Pilots and Nuclear Scientists
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Vietnam Human Rights Abuses
Nov. 12, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Armenian Orphan Rug is a Cherished Symbol of Armenian Resilience, A Symbol Worthy of the Smithsonian
Sept. 20, 2013 Congressman Tierney's Statement on House Republicans' Attempt to Politicize Benghazi Hearing and Inaccurate Claims of a Democratic "Walk Out"
Aug. 30, 2013 Tierney Statement on Potential Military Intervention in Syria
Aug. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Focus on Defeating Kony, LRA
Aug. 2, 2013 Lawmakers Work to Keep U.S. Taxpayer Dollars Out of Terrorist Hands
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
March 14, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Concerns About Japan's Possible Entry to the Trans-Pacific Partnership
Jan. 29, 2013 Statement on Senator Kerry's Confirmation for Secretary of State
Sept. 12, 2012 Congressman Tierney Statement on the Death of U.S. Ambassador to Libya
Aug. 3, 2012 Tierney Supports Bipartisan Iran Sanctions Bill
May 22, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States
Oct. 7, 2011 Rep. Tierney Statement on 10-Year Anniversary of War in Afghanistan
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to European Heads of State
July 25, 2011 Tierney Calls for Oversight Hearing on US Taxpayer Money Funding the Taliban
June 25, 2011 Tierney Condemns the Ongoing Captivity of Gilad Shalit by Hamas
June 24, 2011 Boston Globe - Tierney Calls Obama's Troop Withdrawal Plan Too Slow
June 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
May 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
March 2, 2011 U.S. Military Leaving Iraq: Is the State Department Ready?"
Feb. 11, 2011 Tierney Statement on Mubarak Resignation
Jan. 27, 2011 Tierney Commemorates International Holocaust Remembrance Day
Dec. 14, 2010 Chairman Tierney Releases Statement on the Passing of Ambassador Richard Holbrooke
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
Dec. 18, 2009 Frank, Tierney Introduce House Bill To Improve Management Of Fish Stocks Between U.S. And Canada
Oct. 20, 2009 Chairman Tierney Speaks On Afghanistan At National Press Club
Oct. 17, 2009 Tierney Keynotes At Harvard International Relations Conference On Pakistan
Oct. 5, 2009 Chairman Tierney Statement On Passage Of Pakistan Partnership Bill
June 24, 2009 Joint Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee And national Security And Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee - Afghanistan And Pakistan: Oversight Of A New Interagency Strategy
June 16, 2009 Hearing Of The National Security Subcommittee Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee - U.S. Contributions To The Response To Pakistan's Humanitarian Crisis: The Situation And The Stakes
June 11, 2009 Pakistan Enduring Assistance And Cooperation Enhancement Act Of 2009
June 10, 2009 Hearing Of The National Security And Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Of The House Oversight Committee - Commission On Wartime Contracting: Interim Findings And A Path Forward
May 18, 2009 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2346, Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2009
May 13, 2009 Tierney Responds to House Passage of Pentagon Procurement Reform Bill
March 31, 2009 Hearing of the National Security and Foreign Affairs Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - "Afghanistan and Pakistan: Understanding and Engaging Regional Stakeholders"
March 31, 2009 Afghanistan and Pakistan: Understanding and Engaging Regional Stakeholders
March 25, 2009 Tierney, Flake Comments on GAO Report on AFRICOM
March 9, 2009 Tierney Comments on GAO Report on "Afghanistan Security: U.S. Programs to Further Reform Ministry of Interior and National Police Challenged by Lack of Military Personnel and Afghan Cooperation"
March 4, 2009 Afghanistan and Pakistan: Understanding a Complex Threat Environment
Feb. 2, 2009 Conference Call with Rep. John Tierney (D-MA) - Update on Trip to Afghanistan and Pakistan
Feb. 2, 2009 Conference Call with Representative John Tierny (D-MA)
Nov. 18, 2008 Chairman Tierney Keynotes at National Iranian American Council's Policy Conference
Sept. 24, 2008 "Oversight of U.S.-Pakistan Relations: from Ad Hoc and Transactional to Strategic and Enduring"
Aug. 18, 2008 Tierney Statement on Musharraf Resignation
June 24, 2008 "Oversight of Coalition Support Funds to Pakistan"
Feb. 22, 2008 Tierney Statement on Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Reform
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