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Adam Schiff's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Adam B. Schiff
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 28, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 28
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Eve; 2 Children: Alexa, Elijah
Birth Date: 06/22/1960
Birth Place: Framingham, MA
Home City: Burbank, CA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs and National Security
Aug. 27, 2014 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript: Islamic State of Iraq and Syria
Aug. 22, 2014 NBC: "Meet the Press" - Transcript: The Middle East
Aug. 8, 2014 Rep. Schiff Statement on President's Authorization of Limited Strikes Against ISIL in Iraq
Aug. 5, 2014 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Benghazi Report
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ensuring Religious Minorities are Protected
June 10, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: HealthCare.gov
May 22, 2014 House Narrowly Defeats Rep. Schiff Amendment Sunsetting 9/11 Authorization for Use of Military Force
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
April 2, 2014 Reps. Adam Schiff and Walter Jones Introduce Bipartisan Bill Requiring Annual Reporting on Drone Casualties
April 2, 2014 The Washington Post - A New Proposal to Force Transparency on Drones
March 12, 2014 The New York Times - Let the Military Run Drone Warfare
Jan. 1, 2014 Rep. Schiff Comments on the New York Times Report on Benghazi
Dec. 29, 2013 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Benghazi and Edward Snowden
Dec. 29, 2013 Wall Street Journal - Lawmakers Dispute Parts of Benghazi Article
Dec. 17, 2013 Washington Post - Military trial in U.S. being considered for Russian detained in Afghanistan
Nov. 21, 2013 Rep. Adam Schiff Offers Amendments in Intelligence Committee Markup to Increase Transparency on U.S. Drone Use
Nov. 15, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Iranian Nuclear Program
Oct. 11, 2013 Rep. Schiff Statement on Capture of Pakistani Taliban Commander
Oct. 9, 2013 Rep. Schiff - Grieving Military Families Should Not Be Affected by Government Shutdown
Oct. 7, 2013 Rep. Schiff -- Al-Libi Should be Tried in Civilian Court
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary Beers, Dept of Homeland Security - Administration Must Act Now to Extend Humanitarian Parole for Syrian Refugees
Sept. 16, 2013 Massis Post Op-ed: Diplomacy Key for Syria's Religious Minorities
Sept. 15, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Syria
Sept. 10, 2013 Rep. Schiff Statement on Russian Proposal on Syrian Chemical Weapons
Sept. 3, 2013 Rep. Schiff Statement on Syria
Aug. 27, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - Syria
July 24, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
June 10, 2013 Rep. Adam Schiff To Introduce Legislation to Sunset Authorization for Use of Military Force
April 4, 2013 Rep. Schiff Statement on Continued North Korean Provocations
Dec. 21, 2012 Rep. Schiff Statement on State Department Report on Benghazi Terrorist Attack
Dec. 5, 2012 Wall Street Journal - U.S. Officials Brief Congress on Benghazi Attack
Dec. 5, 2012 Wall Street Journal - U.S. Officials Brief Congress on Benghazi Attack
Nov. 28, 2012 Roll Call - Losing Sight of the Enemy in Benghazi
Nov. 16, 2012 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Oct. 16, 2012 Letter to King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa
Oct. 2, 2012 Rep. Schiff Decries Attack Against US Diplomat in Libya
Sept. 12, 2012 FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
April 26, 2012 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
April 26, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3523, Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act; Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4628, Interest Rate Reduction Act; and for Other Purposes
April 24, 2012 Rep. Schiff Prepares Amendment to Cyber Security Bill
April 12, 2012 Rep. Schiff Condemns North Korean Missile Launch
April 3, 2012 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army - Reconsider the Army Corps of Engineers' Proposed Draft
March 27, 2012 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 30, 2011 Schiff Statement on the Death of Anwar al-Awlaki
March 31, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Mahmoud Abbas Re-Entering Peace Talks
Feb. 16, 2011 Washington, Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Sept. 29, 2010 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010
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