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John Tierney's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

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: Running, 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
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Date Title
March 5, 2014 Letter to Darrell Issa, Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Apologize for Hearing Actions
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 17, 2013 Tierney Comments on Bipartisan Senate Deal to Reopen the Government, Raise the Debt Ceiling
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 1, 2013 Tierney Statement on Tea Party Shutdown of the Federal Government
Sept. 20, 2013 Congressman Tierney Celebrates 20th Anniversary of AmeriCorps
Aug. 2, 2013 Congressman Tierney Statement in Opposition to Radical REINS Act
Aug. 1, 2013 Sequestration Needs a More Reasonable Solution: Across the Board Cutbacks are Hurting Families, Economy
March 18, 2013 Letter to NRC Chairman Allison Macfarlane - Public Forum Dialogue
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 4, 2011 Hearing of the National Security, Homeland Defense, and Foreign Operations Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform - "Where is the Peace Dividend? Examining the Final Report to Congress of the Commission on Wartime Contracting"
Sept. 15, 2011 Hearing of the Subcommittee on National Security, Homeland Defense and Foreign Operations, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Opening Statement
Sept. 13, 2011 Letter to Edward DeMarco, Acting Director, Federal Housing Finance Agency
July 14, 2011 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - "Consumer Financial Protection Efforts: Answers Needed"
May 11, 2011 Hearing of the National Security, Homeland Defense, and Foreign Operations Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - "USAID: Following the Money"
May 4, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Jason E. Chaffetz Chairman Subcommittee on National Security, Homeland Defense and Foreign Operations Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
Feb. 11, 2011 Directing Committees to Review Regulations from Federal Agencies
Dec. 14, 2010 Chairman Tierney Releases Statement on the Passing of Ambassador Richard Holbrooke
Aug. 4, 2010 Reps. Tierney, Frank, and Jones Question NOAA's Decision to Keep Former Law Enforcement Director, Dale Jones, on Payroll
July 20, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee on National Security and Foreign Affairs of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Rethinking our Defense Budget: Achieving National Security through Sustainable Spending
June 29, 2010 Hearing Of the Subcommittee On National Security and Foreign Affairs of the House Committee On Oversight and Government Reforms - Contracting in Combat Zones: Who Are Our Subcontractors?
June 22, 2010 Hearing Of the Subcommittee On National Security and Foreign Affairs of the House Committee On Oversight and Government Reform - Investigation of Protection Payments for Safe Passage Along the Afghan Supply Chain
June 25, 2009 Joint Hearing Of The House Committee On Oversight And Government Reform And The Subcommittee On Domestic Policy - "Bank Of America And Merrill Lynch: How Did A Private Deal Turn Into A Federal Bailout? Part II"
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 23, 2009 Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee - The Future Of The V-22 Osprey: Costs, Capabilities, And Challenges
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
May 19, 2009 Hearing of the National Security Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Afghanistan and Pakistan: Resourcing the Civilian Surge
May 13, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee - AIG: Where Is The Taxpayers' Money Going?
May 13, 2009 Panel II Of A Hearing Of The House Oversight And Government Reform Committee- AIG: Where Is The Taxpayers' Money Going?
May 7, 2009 Hearing of the National Security Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - GPS: Can We Avoid a Gap in Service?
April 29, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on National Security and Foreign Affairs of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - National Security Implications of U.S. Policy Towards Cuba
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"
June 4, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee's National Security and Foreign Affairs Subcommittee - Oversight of the State Department's Anti-Terrorism Assistance Program
May 7, 2008 Hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Lack of Hospital Emergency Capacity: Will the Administration's Medicaid Regulation Make it Worse --Day Two
April 30, 2008 Panel I of A Hearing of the National Security and Foreign Affairs Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Oversight of Missile Defense (Part Three): Questions for the Missile Defense Agency
April 30, 2008 Panel II of a Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee's National Security and Foreign Affairs Subcommittee - Oversight of Missile Defense (Part Three): Questions for the Missile Defense Agency
April 16, 2008 Hearing of the National Security and Foreign Affairs Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee: What are the Prospects? Costs? Oversight of Missile Defense (Part Two)
Jan. 23, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee- Effective Diplomacy and the Future of U.S. Embassies
Jan. 15, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Panel II - Report on Performance Enhancing Substances in Major League Baseball
Dec. 20, 2007 Hearing of the National Security and Foreign Affairs Subcommittee of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Pakistani Elections
Nov. 6, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight Government Reform Committee's National Security Foreign Affairs Subcommittee - (Part II):Security in a Post 9/11 World
Oct. 4, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Assessing the State of Iraqi Corruption
Oct. 2, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Blackwater USA; Private Security Contracting in Iraq & Afghanistan
Oct. 2, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee- Blackwater USA's Iraq Mission
March 14, 2007 Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2007
July 13, 2005 Congressman Tierney Calls For Suspension of Rove's Security Clearance and Access to Classified Information
June 22, 2005 Tierney Hails Intelligence Bill as A Step in the Right Direction
Oct. 5, 2004 Panel One of a Hearing of the National Security, Emerging Threats & International Relations Subcommittee of the House Government Reform Committee...
Sept. 22, 2004 Hearing of the National Security, Emerging Threats and International Relations Subcommittee of the House Government Reform Committee - Combating...
Sept. 9, 2004 Hearing of the House Committee on Government Reform - Creating Secure Borders and Open Doors
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