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Sam Graves' Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: Samuel 'Sam' B. Graves
Office: U.S. House (MO) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lesley; 3 Children: Megan, Trey, Emily
Birth Date: 11/07/1963
Birth Place: Tarkio, MO
Home City: Tarkio, MO
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
April 14, 2014 Letter to Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities
April 14, 2014 Graves Statement On Shootings In Kansas City Area
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Seeking Answers to the Attack in Benghazi
Sept. 19, 2013 House Committee Passes Water Resources Bill with Missouri River Mitigation Provision
April 15, 2013 Graves Statement on Boston Marathon Bombing
March 11, 2013 Letter to the Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano - Release of Detained, Undocumented Immigrants
Dec. 21, 2012 Conference Report on H.R. 4310, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
July 16, 2012 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack
April 17, 2012 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Small Business Contracting Legislation
April 10, 2012 Simplifying the Management of the Missouri River
Nov. 30, 2011 Hearing of the House Small Business Committee - Disaster Assistance: Is SBA Meeting the Recovery Needs of Disaster Victims?
Nov. 30, 2011 Small Business Committee Examines SBA Disaster Assistance Programs
Nov. 9, 2011 Letter to W. Craig Fugate, Administrator Federal Emergency Management Agency
Sept. 21, 2011 Graves: American Small Businesses Need Action on Regulations, Not More Lip Service
Sept. 6, 2011 Reflecting on 9/11
June 30, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 2, 2011 Graves' Reaction to Osama Bin Laden's Death
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to The Honorable W. Craig Fugate
July 15, 2010 Graves Votes for Long-Term Flood Insurance Reauthorization Bill
April 22, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency And The Honorable Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary For Civil Works, U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers
Aug. 8, 2008 Graves: Release of CRP Land Critical
June 30, 2008 Remembering the Founders
June 24, 2008 Graves Supports Request for Disaster Declaration
May 21, 2008 Graves Supports Request for Disaster Declaration
May 13, 2008 Graves Introduces Bill to Upgrade Disaster Warning System
March 3, 2008 Securing the Border
Oct. 2, 2007 Federal Protective Service Guard Contracting Reform Act of 2007
Sept. 27, 2007 Graves' Small Business Bill Passes House
Sept. 11, 2007 Hearing of the, Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management of the House Committee
June 27, 2007 Disaster Assistance Granted to Five More Counties
June 15, 2007 Graves' Provision Added to Railroad Safety Bill
June 12, 2007 Federal Disaster Assistance Granted
May 31, 2007 Missouri Delegation Supports Request For Disaster Declaration
April 26, 2007 Excelsior Springs Resident Testifies Before Graves' Committee
Oct. 9, 2006 Straight Talk With Sam (Protecting Our Troops at Home)
Oct. 3, 2006 Press Release - Chairman Graves Holds Local Field Hearing To Discuss Trucking Regulations And Homeland Security
Sept. 11, 2006 Straight Talk With Sam (Remembering)
June 16, 2006 Declaring that the United States Will Prevail in the Global War on Terror
Feb. 7, 2006 Letter to Rumsfeld Critical of Proposed National Guard Cutbacks
May 6, 2005 Graves: U.S. Winning War on Terrorism
Feb. 10, 2005 Real ID Act of 2005
Feb. 2, 2005 Graves Salutes Missouri Heroes
Oct. 18, 2004 Straight Talk With Sam - Supporting Our Troops
July 7, 2004 Talent, Graves Announce Fire Grant for Downing
June 12, 2004 Graves Praises President Bush's Decision
Jan. 20, 2004 U.S. Congressman Graves' Reaction to President Bush's State of the Union Address
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: National Defense
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