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Virginia Foxx's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Virginia Ann Foxx
Office: U.S. House (NC) - District 5, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 5
Primary May 6, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Tom; 1 Child: Theresa
Birth Date: 06/29/1943
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Banner Elk, NC
Religion: Roman Catholic
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Date Title
April 3, 2014 Letter to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy - Potential Ban of Tobacco Sales throughout the Navy
Oct. 9, 2013 Foxx Votes to Ensure Families of the Fallen Receive Their Nation's Respect
Oct. 3, 2013 Foxx Votes to Restore Pay for Military Reservists, End Veteran Claim Delays
Oct. 2, 2013 Foxx Votes for Commonsense Measures to Open Parks, Fund NIH
June 27, 2013 Foxx Cosponsored Legislation to Prevent Military Sexual Assault Passes House of Representatives
June 13, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
March 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - On the Ranking of the Distinguished Warfare Medal
Sept. 13, 2012 Foxx: President Should Stop Holding Defense Hostage to Advance Class Warfare Agenda
March 7, 2012 Protect Tricare
Aug. 10, 2011 Letter to SecDef Regarding POW Funding
June 3, 2011 Foxx Votes to End U.S. Military Operations in Libya
June 3, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H. Res. 292, Regarding Deployment of United States Armed Forces in Libya, and Providing for Consideration of H. Con. Res. 51, Libya War Powers Resolution
April 8, 2011 Armed Forces Funding
March 31, 2011 Statesville Record & Landmark - Foxx says Obama Hasty on Libya
Feb. 17, 2011 Foxx Cosponsors Bill to Provide Flexible Spending Accounts for Military Families
Dec. 16, 2009 Foxx Votes For Troop Funding, Military Pay Raise
Oct. 14, 2009 Maritime Workforce Development Act
June 25, 2009 Foxx Legislation To Improve Military Housing In NC Passes House
Nov. 1, 2008 A 21st Century GI Bill That Is Fit for America's Veterans
June 1, 2008 Keeping the Promises to our Military
Oct. 15, 2007 House Resolution 106, The Armenian Genocide
Sept. 10, 2007 Foxx Decries Shameless Smear of General Petraeus
Sept. 6, 2007 Praising the Resuce Efforts of Horizon Lines
May 8, 2007 Commending Public Servants For Their Dedication And Continued Service To The Nation
May 1, 2007 Honoring Our Soldiers' Sacrifices
March 28, 2007 Foxx Votes To Support Injured American Troops
Jan. 23, 2007 Support For Our Troops
Nov. 1, 2006 Foxx Statement on Senator Kerry's Insulting Remarks About American Soldiers
Oct. 17, 2006 Press Release - Foxx Lauds New Law To Create Terrorist Tribunals
Sept. 25, 2006 Military Tribunals
July 19, 2006 War on Terror
May 29, 2006 President Signs Foxx's Bill into Law on Memorial Day
May 26, 2006 President to Sign Foxx Bill to Help Soldiers on Memorial Day
May 19, 2006 Foxx Bill Passes Senate, Will Go to President for Signature
May 10, 2006 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007
May 9, 2006 The Hero Act
May 9, 2006 Providing for Concurrence by House with Amendment in Senate Amendment to H.R. 1499, Heroes Earned Retirement Opportunities Act
May 9, 2006 House Passes Improved Version of Foxx Bill to Help Soldiers
Oct. 28, 2005 Progress in the War on Terror
Oct. 25, 2005 Lawmakers Join Jones' Call for President to Protect Military Chaplains' First Amendment Rights
June 29, 2005 Gitmo Gets the Democratic Go-Ahead
June 21, 2005 The Real Guantanamo Bay
May 23, 2005 Heroes Earned Retirement Opportunities Act
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Homeland Security and the War on Terror
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans Affairs and Armed Services
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans Affairs and Armed Services
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