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Phil Roe's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: David 'Phil' P. Roe
Office: U.S. House (TN) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
Primary Aug. 7, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Pam; 3 Children: David, Whitney, John
Birth Date: 07/21/1945
Birth Place: Clarksville, TN
Home City: Johnson City, TN
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Oct. 9, 2013 Blackburn, Fitzpatrick, Roe Protect Tuition Assistance, Pay for Military
Sept. 10, 2013 Roe Statement on Syria
Sept. 4, 2013 Syria
June 14, 2013 Roe Supports Legislation to Protect Americans' Rights, Fund National Defense Programs
May 16, 2013 Newsletter - We Need Answers
March 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - On the Ranking of the Distinguished Warfare Medal
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Aug. 1, 2012 Column: Congress Still Has Work to Do
July 16, 2012 Defense Cuts Must Be Addressed
July 16, 2012 Roe Statement on the Sequestration Transparency Act
May 2, 2012 Congress Must Replace Dangerous Defense Reductions with Sensible Spending Cuts
April 26, 2012 Roe Statement on H.R. 3523, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell
Oct. 14, 2011 Knoxnews.com - ET Congressmen Impressed with Care for Soldiers in Afghanistan
Oct. 12, 2011 Weekly Columns Honoring Our Troops & Veterans
July 14, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
April 8, 2011 Roe to Obama: Sign the Troop Funding Bill
June 25, 2010 Roe Votes to Pass Iran Sanctions Conference Report
March 22, 2010 Roe Statement On H. Con. Res. 248, The Kucinich Afghanistan Resolution
March 10, 2010 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
Sept. 29, 2009 Roe Supports Reauthorization Of The Defense Production Act
Aug. 5, 2009 FY10 Defense Appropriations Bill Passes The House
June 16, 2009 Conference Report On H.R. 2346, Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2009
May 19, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the House Veterans Affairs Committee - "Gulf War Illness Research: Is Enough Being Done?"
Oct. 27, 2008 Phil Discusses the Issues with the Greeneville Sun
Phil Discusses the Issues with the Bristol Herald Courier
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Defense
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: National Defense and The War on Terror
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Defense
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Defense
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