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Amy Klobuchar's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Amy Klobuchar
Office: U.S. Senate (MN) - Sr, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: John; 1 Child: Abigail
Birth Date: 05/25/1960
Birth Place: Plymouth, MN
Home City: Minneapolis, MN
Religion: Congregationalist
Date Title
Issue Position - Securing our Nation and Changing Course in Iraq
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: Iraq
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
June 5, 2014 Letter to Francois Hollande, President of France - Regarding Warship Delivery to Russia
May 21, 2014 Letter to Uhuru Kenyatta, President of Kenya - Regarding Treatment of Somalis in Kenya
May 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Regarding Anti-Trafficking Programs in Nigeria
May 14, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 13, 2014 CNN - Klobuchar: U.S. Needs to Help Effort to Bring Back Kidnapped Nigerian Girls
May 8, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding the Boko Haram Kidnappings
May 7, 2014 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Nigeria Kidnappings
May 6, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Take Immediate Action to Recover Kidnapped Nigerian Girls
May 6, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Nigerian Girl Abductions by Boko Haram
May 5, 2014 Klobuchar Calls for Immediate Assistance to Help Find Kidnapped Nigerian Girls
April 29, 2014 Klobuchar, Heitkamp, Cindy McCain Lead Panel on International Sex Trafficking at McCain Institute's Annual Global Issues Forum
April 21, 2014 KMSP - Reunited: Klobuchar Celebrates End of 7-Year Guatemalan Adoption
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 10, 2014 Klobuchar, Blunt, 23 Other Senators Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Reauthorize Brand USA and Help Boost International Tourism to the United States
April 8, 2014 Sens. Hirono, Lee, Kirk & Klobuchar Introduce Job-Creating Visa Waiver Bill
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Fight to Protect U.S. Producers Against Ridiculous EU Trade Demands on Names of Meat Products
March 26, 2014 On National Agriculture Day, Klobuchar Attends Unveiling of Norman Borlaug Statue at US Capitol
March 25, 2014 Support for the Sovereignty, Integrity, Democracy, and Economic Stability of Ukraine - Motion to Proceed
Jan. 17, 2014 Klobuchar's Bipartisan Bill to Help Families Adopt Abroad Correct Errors to Birth Certificates Signed into Law
Jan. 7, 2014 Associated Press - American from Minnesota Held in UAE After Posting Spoof Video Expected to be Released Soon
Jan. 7, 2014 Klobuchar Statement on United Arab Emirates Decision to Release Shezanne Cassim
Dec. 23, 2013 Klobuchar Statement on Shezanne Cassim
Dec. 20, 2013 Senate Passes Blunt-Klobuchar Bill To Cut Red Tape For Families Who Adopt Abroad
Dec. 10, 2013 On International Human Rights Day, Klobuchar Meets with U.S. Ambassador to the UAE and Urges Action on Cassim Case
Dec. 5, 2013 Klobuchar Statement on the Passing of Nelson Mandela
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
Aug. 14, 2013 Letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh - Reject Harmful Changes To Grameen Bank
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Iranian Nuclear Program
June 20, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of U.S. Department of State - U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue
June 7, 2013 Letter to Cameron Kerry, Acting Secretary of Commerce - Reject China's Bid to Undermine U.S. Manufacturers of Curtain Wall
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
May 28, 2013 Letter to Chairwoman Landrieu and Ranking Member Coats - Opposition to Proposed Border Crossing Fee Study
May 24, 2013 Senators Hoeven, Klobuchar Lead Group of Senators in Opposition to Proposed DHS Border Fee Study
March 22, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Combating Gender-Based Violence Abroad
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Support for Two-State Mid East Peace Process
March 7, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kerry - Prioritize Global Women's Rights
Feb. 19, 2013 Letter to US Trade Representative Ron Kirk - International Trade
Jan. 29, 2013 Klobuchar Statement on Confirmation of Senator John Kerry as Secretary of State
Dec. 28, 2012 Klobuchar Statement on Russian President's Decision to Sign Legislation Banning Americans from Adopting Russian Children
Nov. 16, 2012 Bipartisan Resolution Supporting Israel Passes U.S. Senate Unanimously
Oct. 18, 2012 Letter to His Excellency Raja Pervez Ashraf, Prime Minister, Islamic Republic of Pakistan
Sept. 25, 2012 Letter to Raúl Castro, President of the Republic of Cuba - Release Alan Gross
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Vice President of the European Commission, European Union
July 26, 2012 FAA Sunsets Extension Act
May 22, 2012 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson Announce Critical Trade Office Will Stay Open to Assist Local Minnesota Exporters
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