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John Tierney's Public Statements

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: Potential, Democratic for U.S. House - District 6
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
July 31, 2008 Hearing on Sexual Assault in the Military
July 29, 2008 Tierney Statement on Reauthorization of Higher Education
July 15, 2008 "AFRICOM: Rationales, Roles, and Progress on the Eve of Operations"
July 11, 2008 Tierney Urges President to Release Oil From Strategic Petroleum Reserve
July 1, 2008 Yes, Drill - The 68 Million Acres Already Under Lease
June 24, 2008 "Oversight of Coalition Support Funds to Pakistan"
June 24, 2008 Tierney Statement on GAO Report Regarding U.S. Coalition Support Funds to Pakistan
June 23, 2008 Tierney Touts $855,000 for Newburyport and Plum Island
June 18, 2008 "Oversight of U.S. Efforts to Train and Equip Police and Enhance the Justice System in Afghanistan"
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 22, 2008 Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009
May 15, 2008 Tierney Spearheads "Green Jobs" Briefing
May 14, 2008 Tierney Seeks Accountability Through Oversight Powers
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
May 5, 2008 Tierney Announces Bedford VA Clinic Saved
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 Oversight of Missile Defense (Part 3): 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 29, 2008 Oversight of Defense Department Acquisitions
April 28, 2008 Kerry, Tierney Expose "Underground Economy"
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)
March 14, 2008 FISA Amendments Act of 2008
March 11, 2008 Tierney Testimony on Presidential Signing Statements
March 11, 2008 National Security and Latin America: Challenges and Opportunities on Energy Cooperation
March 5, 2008 Oversight of Ballistic Missile Defense (Part 1): Threats, Realities, and Tradeoff
Feb. 27, 2008 "One Year after Walter Reed: An Independent Assessment of the Care, Support and Disability Evaluation for Wounded Soldiers"
Feb. 22, 2008 Tierney Statement on Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Reform
Feb. 13, 2008 Kennedy, Kerry, Frank, Tierney, Delahunt introduce Fishermen's Health Legislation
Feb. 7, 2008 College Opportunity and Affordability Act of 2007
Jan. 28, 2008 Tierney Statement on State of the Union Address
Jan. 23, 2008 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee- Effective Diplomacy and the Future of U.S. Embassies
Jan. 17, 2008 Tierney Announces Home Heating Help Is On the Way
Jan. 17, 2008 Letter to Elaine L. Chao, Secretary of Labor
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
Dec. 6, 2007 Tierney Hails Historic Energy Legislation
Dec. 4, 2007 National Security Subcommittee Chairman Tierney Comments on NIE on Iran
Nov. 15, 2007 Oversight Committee Releases GAO Report Exposing Vulnerabilities in Airport Security
Nov. 15, 2007 Tierney Fights for Accessible and Affordable Higher Education
Nov. 15, 2007 Tierney Fights for Accessible and Affordable Higher Education
Nov. 15, 2007 Oversight Committee Releases GAO Report Exposing Vulnerabilities in Airport Security
Nov. 6, 2007 Chairman Tierney Condemns Musharraf
Nov. 6, 2007 "Six Years Later (Part II): ‘Smart Power' and the US Strategy for Security in a Post 9/11 World."
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
Nov. 1, 2007 Letter to the Honorable Carlos Gutierrez, Secretary U.S. Department of Commerce
Oct. 16, 2007 Expressing the Sense of the House Regarding Withholding of Information Relating to Corruption in Iraq
Oct. 16, 2007 Tierney Cosponsors Iraq Corruption Resolution
Oct. 10, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight Committee's National Security and Foreign Affairs Subcommittee - Six Years Later: Assessing Long-Term Threats
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
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