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David Cicilline's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: David N. Cicilline
Office: U.S. House (RI) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 07/15/1961
Birth Place: Providence, RI
Home City: Providence, RI
Religion: Jewish
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Date Title
Issue Position: Homeland Security
July 11, 2014 Feds Approve Phase II of RI Storm Recovery Plans
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
April 15, 2014 Cicilline Statement on Anniversary of Boston Marathon Bombing
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
March 28, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security, House Appropriations Committee - Fund Non-Profit Security Grant Program
March 23, 2014 RI to Receive $7 Million to Enhance Emergency Preparedness
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - FBI's Use of Non-Court Approved Surveillance
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
Aug. 23, 2013 RI to Receive Nearly $6.8 Million to Enhance Public Safety
Aug. 10, 2013 MSNBC - House Dem: NSA Reforms Must Balance Security and Privacy Interests
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy for the European Union - Hezbollah Organization Designation
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
April 17, 2013 Remembering the Victims in Boston
April 15, 2013 Cicilline Statement on Tragedy at Boston Marathon
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
March 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew - Iran Sanctions
Feb. 6, 2013 Letter to the White House: Declare a Temporary State of Emergency for Rhode Island
Jan. 2, 2013 Langevin, Cicilline Outraged by GOP Refusal to Vote on Sandy Relief
Dec. 14, 2012 Statement on Newtown Tragedy
Nov. 6, 2012 RI to Get $1.5 Million to Help Post-Sandy Unemployed Assist with Recovery Efforts
Nov. 3, 2012 Obama Approves RI Disaster Declaration for 3 Counties
Oct. 26, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 12, 2012 Cicilline Statement on Tragic Events in Libya
Sept. 11, 2012 Cicilline Statement on 9/11 Anniversary
July 3, 2012 RI to Receive $6.9 Million to Enhance Public Safety
July 3, 2012 RI to Receive $6.9 Million to Enhance Public Safety
May 29, 2012 Letter to Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Treasury and Mr. Edward DeMarco, Acting Director
Feb. 3, 2012 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security - Urban Area Security Initiative Program Funding
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 20, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner and Majority Leader Eric Cantor
Sept. 11, 2011 Cicilline Statement on the 10th Anniversary of the September 11th Attacks
Aug. 26, 2011 Letter to The President
Aug. 24, 2011 Rhode Island to Receive $15 Million to Strengthen Emergency Preparedness and Security
June 27, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of The United States - Afghanistan Troop Withdraw
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 1, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
June 1, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2017, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act
May 2, 2011 Statement on Death of Osama bin Laden
March 16, 2011 Out of Afghanistan Caucus: United States' Fiscal and Security Needs Demand a Swift Withdrawal Beginning in July
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
March 10, 2011 Letter to Pete King, U.S. Representative, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman - Homegrown Terrorism
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Jan. 10, 2011 Statement Regarding the tragic event in Tuscon, Arizona
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Homeland Security
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