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Alan Grayson's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: Alan Grayson
Office: U.S. House (FL) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lolita; 5 Children: Skye, Star, Sage, Storm, Stone
Birth Date: 03/12/1958
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Orlando, FL
Jorge Bonilla
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Marko Milakovch
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Carol Platt
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Nicholas Ruiz III
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Peter Vivaldi
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Date Title
Issue Position: National Security
April 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Declassify the Senate Report on CIA Interrogation Program
April 7, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - No Fly Lists
April 2, 2014 Grayson-Improved Weather Forecasting Bill Passes House of Representatives
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
Feb. 11, 2014 Rep. Grayson Statement in Support of "The Day We Fight Back"
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - Do More to Reform Federal Surveillance Programs
Jan. 23, 2014 Orlando Sentinel - Rep. Grayson to file bill that would restrict government surveillance
Jan. 23, 2014 Fox Orlando - Congressman Grayson wants to curtail NSA data collecting
Jan. 15, 2014 Grayson Introduces "Big Brother Is Not Watching You Act' to Rein in NSA
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
Aug. 28, 2013 Politico - Anti-War Democrats Speak Up on Syria
July 31, 2013 Iran Sanctions Bill, Strengthened by Grayson, Passes House
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 19, 2013 Slate - The Congressman Formerly Known as Crazy
July 10, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 9, 2013 Grayson Establishes New Program for Hurricane Research in Weather Forecasting Bill
July 1, 2013 TSA Targeting Private Screening with Flawed Analysis
June 17, 2013 H.R. 2217
June 14, 2013 Foreign - Not Domestic - Intelligence Surveillance Act
June 14, 2013 H.R. 2217, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
June 14, 2013 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
June 13, 2013 Grayson Military Supply Chain Amendment Passes House of Representatives
June 6, 2013 Representative's Amendment Protects American Citizens from Weaponized Drones
June 5, 2013 Grayson Protects Taxpayer Money from Corporations Convicted of Fraud
June 5, 2013 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
April 16, 2013 Two Cyber-Security Bills Improved by Grayson Clear House
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
March 15, 2013 Grayson Amendment Strengthens Role of Research in Cyber Security Infrastructure
March 14, 2013 Grayson Improves Science and Tech Committee's Cyber Security Bill
Feb. 27, 2013 Grayson on Sequestration Inaction: "Appalling"
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
April 26, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Mary Schapiro, Chairwoman, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commision - Investigate Fraud at Goldman Sachs
April 22, 2010 Letter To Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency And Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary For Civil Works - U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers
March 10, 2010 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
March 10, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Housing And Community Opportunity And Subcommittee On Capital Markets, Insurance, And Government Sponsored Enterprises Of The House Committee On Financial Services - Approaches To Mitigating And Managing Natural Catastrophe
Jan. 4, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" -Transcript
Dec. 1, 2009 Grayson Opposes Escalation Of War In Afghanistan
Dec. 1, 2009 "Art Of War" Applies To Afghanistan
June 25, 2009 Amendment No. 10 Offered by Mr. Kratovil
June 22, 2009 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Jan. 21, 2009 Grayson Statement On The Inauguration Of President Barack Obama
Sept. 30, 2008 Why I Did Not Support the $700 Billion Bailout Vote
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Peace and National Security
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