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

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
Aug. 7, 2014 Mikulski, Cardin, Van Hollen Announce Federal Funding for Fire Prevention and Safety in Montgomery County
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
May 5, 2014 MSNBC "Now with Alex Warner" - Transcript: Van Hollen Discusses Benghazi
April 3, 2014 Transcript of Pelosi, Van Hollen Press Conference Today
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reveal Top Line Intelligence Spending Levels in FY2015 Budget
Sept. 23, 2013 64 Members of Congress, Led by Congressman Dan Kildee, Call on Iran to Release Amir Hekmati As U.N. General Assembly Starts
Sept. 1, 2013 Van Hollen Statement on Syria
Aug. 18, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: NSA Surveillance Programs
July 31, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 24, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
June 17, 2013 The Homeland Security Appropriations Act of FY2014
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
April 26, 2013 CNN "Starting Point" - Transcript: Boston, Sequester, and Budget Conference
April 25, 2013 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
April 11, 2013 Letter to Federal Bureau of Investigation Robert S. Mueller III and General Services Administrator Daniel M. Tangherlini - Backs Prince George's as the Best Location
March 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew - Iran Sanctions
Feb. 25, 2013 Condemning North Korean Nuclear Test
Feb. 14, 2013 Transcript of Pelosi and Van Hollen Press Conference on Sequestration
Dec. 31, 2012 Condemning Iran for Persecution of Baha'i Minority
Dec. 31, 2012 Urging European Union to Designate Hizballah as a Terrorist Organization
Oct. 27, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 12, 2012 CNN "Piers Morgan Tonight" - Transcript
Sept. 14, 2012 FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
Aug. 24, 2012 Van Hollen Announces $3.8 Million to Expand Maryland's Weatherization Program
Aug. 3, 2012 Iran Threat Reduction and Syria Human Rights Act of 2012
Aug. 2, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Declaration of Disaster for Maryland
May 31, 2012 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 15, 2012 Importance of Preventing Iran From Acquiring a Nuclear Weapons Capability
May 15, 2012 North Korea Human Rights Reauthorization Act of 2012
April 26, 2012 H.R. 4257, Federal Information Security Amendments Act of 2012
Dec. 14, 2011 Iran Threat Reduction Act of 2011
Oct. 5, 2011 Mikulski, Cardin Lead MD Delegation in Praising President for Signing Disaster Declaration for State Following Tropical Storm Lee
Sept. 29, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 16, 2011 Letter to The President
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to The President
Aug. 27, 2011 Letter to President Obama
July 7, 2011 Hearing of the House Budget Committee - "Budgeting for America's National Security"
June 3, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
June 3, 2011 Libya War Powers Resolution
May 26, 2011 Patriot Sunsets Extension Act of 2011
May 13, 2011 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
May 2, 2011 Van Hollen Statement on President Obama's Announcement on Osama bin Laden
Feb. 14, 2011 Extending Counter Terrorism Authorities: House of Representatives
Feb. 1, 2011 Letter to Joseph M. Rigby, President & Chief Executive Officer Pepco Holdings, Inc.
Dec. 22, 2010 House Passes Bipartisan Whistleblower Legislation
Sept. 29, 2010 Intelligence Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
Aug. 15, 2010 CNN "State Of The Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript
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