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Kirsten Gillibrand's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Kirsten E. Gillibrand
Office: U.S. Senate (NY) - Jr, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/23/2009
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Jonathan; 2 Children: Theodore, Henry
Birth Date: 12/09/1966
Birth Place: Albany, NY
Home City: Brunswick, NY
Date Title
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
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Accountability For Human Rights Violations In South Sudan
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Help Combat Child Sexual Assault In Guatemala
Dec. 20, 2013 At Gillibrand & Kirk's Urging, Both Houses of Congress Approve Measure Requiring Defense Department Report on U.S.-Israel Cooperative Missile Defense Programs -- Heads to President's Desk as Part of 2014 Defense Bill to be Signed into Law
Dec. 19, 2013 Cardin Sponsors Bill To Keep Iran Accountable
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State Kerry - Fight UN Human Rights Council's Anti-Israel Agenda
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
Sept. 10, 2013 Gillibrand Statement on President Obama's Plan for Syria
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to General Martin E. Dempsey - Cancel All Contracts With Russian Firm Arming Assad
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Iranian Nuclear Program
July 22, 2013 Gillibrand Statement on European Union's Designation of Hezbollah's Military Wing as a Terrorist Organization
June 13, 2013 Letter to his Excellency Mohammed Morsi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt - Sentencing of NGO Workers
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
March 22, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Combating Gender-Based Violence Abroad
March 19, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Urge UN Members to Renounce Statements Made Against Women by Muslim Brotherhood
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
March 14, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Concerns About Japan's Possible Entry to the Trans-Pacific Partnership
March 11, 2013 Letter to President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner - WWII Bombing
March 7, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kerry - Prioritize Global Women's Rights
Feb. 26, 2013 36 Senators Urge EU to Eliminate Loophole in Iran Sanctions
Jan. 16, 2013 Gillibrand Statement on Today's Meeting with Egyptian President Morsi on Bipartisan Codel Trip to Egypt
Jan. 16, 2013 Gillibrand Statement on Today's Meeting with Egyptian President Morsi on Bipartisan Codel Trip to Egypt
Nov. 29, 2012 Gillibrand Statement on UN Vote Providing Non-Member Status to Palestinians
Nov. 16, 2012 Bipartisan Resolution Supporting Israel Passes U.S. Senate Unanimously
Oct. 26, 2012 Gillibrand Statement on UN Investigator's Call for Boycott of Companies in Israel Settlements
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. 24, 2012 As Ahmadinejad Prepares to Deliver Yom Kippur Speech at United Nations, Gillibrand Announces Bipartisan Senate Resolution Demanding U.N. Action Against Iranian Leaders' Incitement to Genocide
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Vice President of the European Commission, European Union
Aug. 29, 2012 Letter to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
Aug. 2, 2012 Gillibrand, Schumer Bill to Enforce Sanctions Against Syria Passes Congress -- Heads to President's Desk as Part of Bipartisan Iran Sanctions Bill Toughening Penalties Against Iran
June 15, 2012 Risch, Cornyn, Durbin, Boxer, Ayotte, Gillibrand, Menendez Condemn Russian Support of Assad Regime
May 30, 2012 Letter to General Barsatti
May 22, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Senate Passage of Bipartisan Iran Sanctions Bill which Toughens Penalties Against Iran, Enforce Sanctions Against Syria
May 22, 2012 Gillibrand-Schumer-Brown Measure Imposes Sanctions in Effort to End Campaign of Killings, Torture, and Other Human Rights Abuses by the Syrian Government of Bashar al-Assad
May 20, 2012 Gillibrand Statement on Death of Lockerbie Bomber
April 23, 2012 Gillibrand, Schumer, Brown Praise President's Executive Order to Impose Sanctions Against Syria and Iran
March 30, 2012 Letter to Chairman Inouye, Vice Chairman Cochran, Chairman Leahy and Ranking Member Graham of the Senate Appropriations Committee
March 25, 2012 Letter to Secretary Hillary Clinton
March 9, 2012 Gillibrand, Senate Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Condemning the Killing of Journalists in Syria
March 9, 2012 Wyden Resolution Condemns the Killing of Journalists in Syria
March 7, 2012 Letter to President Obama
March 7, 2012 Bipartisan Group of Senators Reaffirm Principles for Negotiations with Iran
Feb. 17, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Feb. 2, 2012 Key Senate Committee Passes Gillibrand-Schumer-Brown Bill to Enforce Sanctions Against Syria
Jan. 31, 2012 Gillibrand Announces New Bipartisan Iran Bill Includes Her Proposals to Toughen Sanctions Against Iran
Jan. 22, 2012 Gillibrand, Schumer Unveil Sanctions Bill Against Syria
Jan. 10, 2012 Letter to Catherine Ashton, European Union's Foreign Policy Chief
Nov. 16, 2011 Letter to President Obama
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