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Chris Van Hollen, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' Van Hollen, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 8
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Katherine; 3 Children: Anna, Nicholas, Alexander
Birth Date: 01/10/1959
Birth Place: Karachi, Pakistan
Home City: Kensington, MD
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
July 17, 2014 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - The President's Funding Request for Overseas Contignecy Operations
June 26, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 18, 2014 MSNBC Interview - Transcript: Capture of Abu Khattala
June 12, 2014 Opposition to H.R. 4660, The FY15 Commerce Justice Science Appropriations Bill
May 22, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Bipartisan Push to End Off-Budget Military Spending
May 20, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
May 5, 2014 MSNBC "Now with Alex Warner" - Transcript: Van Hollen Discusses Benghazi
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
April 8, 2014 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
March 18, 2014 Van Hollen: Violating the Defense Spending Caps Would Inject New Uncertainty into the Appropriations Process
March 2, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Obama's Budget Proposal
Jan. 15, 2014 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Dec. 12, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Raj Shah, USAID Administrator - Titus Joins Bipartisan Letter in Support of U.S. Airdrops of Food and Supplies to Remote Areas of the Philipines
Oct. 8, 2013 In Opposition to H.R. 3230 and H.J. Res 72
Sept. 15, 2013 FOX "Fox News Sunday With Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Syria
Sept. 11, 2013 Van Hollen Statement on 12th Anniversary of the 9/11 Attacks
Sept. 10, 2013 Van Hollen/Connolly Revised Resolution to Put Syrian Chemical Weapons Under International Control and to Deter the Future Use of Chemical Weapons
Sept. 3, 2013 The Baltimore Sun - Harris Says He's Leaning Against Vote on Syria
Aug. 1, 2013 Van Hollen Statement on the DOD Strategic Choices Management Review
July 24, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 23, 2013 Yet this Rule Denies any Real Substantive Debate on One of the Most Important Issues Facing our Military.
July 11, 2013 Ruppersberger, Maryland Delegation Urge Congress to Replace Sequestration, End Furloughs
July 11, 2013 Cardin, Mikulski, Hoyer, Members of Maryland House Delegation Urge Congress to Replace Sequestration, End Furloughs
June 20, 2013 The National Defense Authorization Act for FY2014
June 17, 2013 The Homeland Security Appropriations Act of FY2014
June 14, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 14, 2013 Van Hollen Commends New Bethesda-Based Research for Traumatic Brain Injury in Military
June 12, 2013 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - The Department of Defense and the FY 2014 Budget
June 6, 2013 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
June 4, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2216, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014; and Approving for Consideration of H.R. 2217, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
May 24, 2013 MSNBC "Daily Rundown" - Transcript: IRS, National Security, Immigration
Feb. 26, 2013 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Budget Cuts
Feb. 25, 2013 Condemning North Korean Nuclear Test
Feb. 14, 2013 Transcript of Pelosi and Van Hollen Press Conference on Sequestration
Jan. 11, 2013 Van Hollen to Attend Change of Command and Retirement Ceremonies at Fort Detrick
Nov. 15, 2012 Van Hollen Statement on Gaza Rocket Attacks
Oct. 12, 2012 CNN "Piers Morgan Tonight" - Transcript
Sept. 12, 2012 Van Hollen Condemns Attack on Americans in Libya
Aug. 3, 2012 Iran Threat Reduction and Syria Human Rights Act of 2012
July 25, 2012 Letter to Mr. Speaker and Chairs of the Committees
July 25, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013
July 18, 2012 Sequestration Transparency Act of 2012
July 18, 2012 Politico - Replace Sequester with Balanced Approach
July 17, 2012 GOP Continues to Protect Special Interest Tax Breaks Over Everything Else
July 17, 2012 United States-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act of 2012
July 5, 2012 Letter to President Barack Obama
June 19, 2012 H.R. 5855, the DHS Appropriations Act
May 31, 2012 They FY13 National Defense Authorization Act
May 15, 2012 North Korea Human Rights Reauthorization Act of 2012
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