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Rob Wittman's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Robert 'Rob' J. Wittman
Office: U.S. House (VA) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 12/11/2007
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
Primary June 10, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kathryn; 2 Children: Devon, Josh
Birth Date: 02/02/1959
Birth Place: Washington, DC
Home City: Montross, VA
Religion: Episcopal
Date Title
July 30, 2014 Senators Kaine and Warner and Representative Scott, Wittman and Rigell Meet with Air Force on Proposed Langley-Eustis Personnel Reductions
July 24, 2014 Rep. Rob Wittman (R-VA) calls for Strengthening Military Readiness in CSIS Speech
July 15, 2014 Letter to Deborah James, Secretary of the Air Force - Joint Base Langley-Eustis
July 2, 2014 Wittman Presses DOD on Decision to House Undocumented Aliens at Defense Installations
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
May 22, 2014 Wittman Statement on House Passage of Fiscal Year 2015 National Defense Authorization Act
May 20, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2015
May 9, 2014 Wittman Votes for Answers, Accountability in Benghazi Terrorist Attack
May 1, 2014 Readiness Subcommittee Approves Language for the Fiscal Year 2015 National Defense Authorization Act
May 1, 2014 Hearing of the Readiness Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - National Defense Reauthorization Act
March 27, 2014 Hearing of the Readiness Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Operation and Maintenance Without OCO Funds: What Now?
Feb. 24, 2014 Readiness Chairman Wittman Responds to DoD FY2015 Budget Preview
Jan. 28, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Importance of 11 Carrier Fleet
Jan. 28, 2014 Wittman Response to the State of the Union
Jan. 22, 2014 Rob Wittman's Weekly Update
Jan. 10, 2014 Exchange and Commissary Program
Dec. 13, 2013 Wittman Applauds House Passage of 2014 National Defense Authorization Act, Calls on Senate to Approve
Dec. 12, 2013 "Deal is better than no deal, but work remains"
Dec. 12, 2013 Joint Explanatory Statement to Accompany the National Defense Authorization Act
Oct. 23, 2013 Letter to Senator Patty Murray and Representative Paul Ryan - Maintain Defense Spending in House Budget
Oct. 23, 2013 Letter to Paul Ryan, Chairman Committee on the Budget - Military Readiness
Aug. 9, 2013 Letter to Susan Tsui Grundmann, Merit Systems Protection Board Chairwoman - Furlough Appeals for DoD Civilian Employees
Aug. 6, 2013 Wittman Statement on Defense Department Furlough Reductions
July 25, 2013 Preventing DOD Furloughs
July 24, 2013 Wittman Praises Passage of Defense Spending Legislation
July 23, 2013 Wittman Statement on Department of Defense Furlough Briefing
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 19, 2013 Department of Defense Furloughs
July 11, 2013 Department of Defense Furloughs
July 10, 2013 Chairman Wittman Statement on Pentagon's 2014 Sequester Plan
June 14, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 13, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 12, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
May 14, 2013 Wittman Statement on Department of Defense Furlough
April 23, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Civilian Furloughs
April 11, 2013 Wittman Unsatisfied with Department of Defense Response on BRAC
March 20, 2013 Rob Wittman's Weekly Update
March 14, 2013 Chairman Wittman: "Now is not the time for a BRAC"
March 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - On the Ranking of the Distinguished Warfare Medal
March 1, 2013 On the Eve of Yet Another Deadline, Leadership Has Failed
Feb. 24, 2013 The Virginian-Pilot - A Threat to National Security
Feb. 21, 2013 Wittman Stresses Importance of Action on Looming Cuts in Advance of President's Newport News Shipyard Visit
Dec. 20, 2012 Wittman Supports Passage of NDAA Conference Report
Dec. 13, 2012 Wittman Named Chairman of Readiness Subcommittee
Dec. 4, 2012 Wittman Elected to Third Term as Chairman of U.S. Naval Academy Board of Visitors
Sept. 21, 2012 September 21, 2012: Rob Wittman's Weekly Update
Sept. 14, 2012 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Department of Defense Auditability Challenges
Sept. 13, 2012 September 13, 2012: Wittman: Nation's Leaders Must Not Continue to Ignore Reality of Looming Defense Cuts
Sept. 11, 2012 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Navy Shipbuilding and Impacts on the Defense Industrial Base in a Time of Fiscal Uncertainty
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