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

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 21, 2014 Letter to Rudolf Bekink, Dutch Ambassador to the United States - Flight MH17
July 21, 2014 Huizenga, Van Hollen Offer Condolences for Those Lost on Flight MH17 in Letter to Dutch Ambassador
July 21, 2014 Lettter to Rudolf Bekink, Dutch Ambassador - Condolences for Those Lost on Flight MH17
July 17, 2014 Fighting Hunger Incentive Act of 2014
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
June 24, 2014 Customer Protection and End User Relief Act
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 5, 2014 MSNBC "Now with Alex Warner" - Transcript: Van Hollen Discusses Benghazi
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia
March 20, 2014 Transcript of Pelosi, Van Hollen Press Conference Today
March 13, 2014 Letter to the Women of Afghanistan - Supporting Women of Afghanistan
March 12, 2014 Regarding H.R. 938
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Jan. 2, 2014 Van Hollen on MSNBC: The House Has Become a Totally Dysfunctional Place When It Comes to Doing the Business of the American People
Nov. 25, 2013 NBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript - Affordable Care Act and Iranian Talks
Nov. 24, 2013 Van Hollen Statement on Iran Nuclear Agreement
Sept. 17, 2013 Providing for Establishment of Special Envoy
Sept. 1, 2013 Van Hollen Statement on Syria
Aug. 14, 2013 Letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh - Reject Harmful Changes To Grameen Bank
Aug. 1, 2013 Encouraging Peace and Reunification on the Korean Peninsula
July 18, 2013 Congressman Dan Kildee Urges U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to Act Swiftly on the Release of Former Marine and Flint Native Held Captive in Iran
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
May 16, 2013 Letter to Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh - Bangladesh Government on Worker Safety and Rights
April 16, 2013 Letter to Secretary John Kerry - Elections in Pakistan
April 11, 2013 Van Hollen Joins Holocaust Survivors from Maryland to Commemorate Days of Remembrance
March 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew - Iran Sanctions
March 12, 2013 Letter to His Excellency V.B. Rybak - Reject Anti-LGBT Legislation
Feb. 25, 2013 Condemning North Korean Nuclear Test
Jan. 29, 2013 Van Hollen Applauds Confirmation of Senator John Kerry as Secretary of State
Dec. 31, 2012 Department of State Rewards Program Update and Technical Corrections Act of 2012
Dec. 28, 2012 Van Hollen Statement on Russia's Yakovlev Act
Nov. 16, 2012 Russia and Moldova Jackson-Vanik Repeal and Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act of 2012
Nov. 15, 2012 Van Hollen Statement on Gaza Rocket Attacks
Sept. 12, 2012 North Korea Refugee Adoption Act of 2011
Aug. 3, 2012 Iran Threat Reduction and Syria Human Rights Act of 2012
July 17, 2012 United States-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act of 2012
July 17, 2012 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 2013
April 24, 2012 Regarding the 97th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide
Dec. 7, 2011 Recent Events in Bahrain
July 27, 2011 Establishing Special Envoy for Religious Freedom in the Near East and South Central Asia
July 20, 2011 The 37th Anniversary of Turkey's Invasion of Cyprus
June 15, 2011 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - Uphold and Defend Human Rights Overseas
May 13, 2011 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
March 30, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
March 29, 2011 Letter to Former President Jimmy Carter
March 13, 2011 Van Hollen Statement on the Sentencing of Alan Gross
Feb. 5, 2011 Van Hollen Statement on the Charging of Alan Gross
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