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Adam Schiff's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
July 29, 2014 Rep. Schiff Leads California Democratic Congressional Delegation in Calling on State Legislature to Reauthorize and Enhance California Film Tax Credit
June 24, 2014 International Creativity and Theft Prevention Caucus Unveils "2014 International Piracy Watch List"
March 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - STEM Education Grant Program for Hispanic Serving Institutions
March 26, 2014 89.3 KPCC Southern California Public Radio - Mars Rover Funding is Once Again in Jeopardy
March 25, 2014 Rep. Schiff Applauds Administration Decision to End Bulk Collection, Require Court Approval Prior to Seeking Telephone Metadata From Providers
March 6, 2014 Space Politics - Mixed Reactions to NASA Budget Proposal
March 4, 2014 Rep. Schiff -- President Obama's Budget an Improvement for Planetary Science But Still Insufficient, Greater Investment Needed for Mars, Europa
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Sustained Support for NIF
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Karen DeSalvo, National Coordinator for Health Informational Technology, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Leverage Meaningful Use Program to Reduce Health Disparities
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Janet Napolitano, President, University of California - Keep Lick Observatory Open
Feb. 7, 2014 Rep. Schiff Statement on FISA Court Approval of Limits on NSA Telephone Metadata Program
Jan. 23, 2014 Rep. Schiff Statement on PCLOB Report Urging End of Metadata Program: "Spells Final End of Government's Bulk Collection"
Jan. 18, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: National Security Agency
Dec. 13, 2013 Bloomberg - AT&T to T-Mobile Keeping U.S. Spy Records Seen Burdensome, Risky
Oct. 29, 2013 Politico - NSA Director Keith Alexander Says European Spying Reports are False
Sept. 20, 2013 Rep. Schiff Introduces Legislation to Reform FISA Court and Allow Independent, Public Interest Advocate
Aug. 4, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Al-Qaeda Planning Attack
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 10, 2013 Reps. Schiff, Woodall, and Polis Announce $20 Million in Additional Funding Secured in Appropriations Bill for Cutting-Edge Energy Program
July 9, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
June 20, 2013 Reps. Schiff and Rokita Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Declassify Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court Opinions
June 18, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - India Intellectual Property
April 18, 2013 Rep. Schiff Statement on Voting Against Final Passage of CISPA
April 17, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 624, Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
April 17, 2013 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
Dec. 4, 2012 Pasadena Star News - NASA announces new Mars rover mission
Sept. 24, 2012 Congress`s Unfinished Business
Sept. 11, 2012 We Must Continue to Fund NASA's "Voyager"
May 31, 2012 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
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 26, 2012 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
April 24, 2012 Rep. Schiff Prepares Amendment to Cyber Security Bill
Dec. 15, 2011 SOPA Has Strong Support
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Robert A. Niblock, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Lowe's Companies, Inc.
Nov. 2, 2011 International Anti-Piracy Caucus Spotlights Economic Study on the Contribution of the U.S. Copyright Industries
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Chairman Genachowski
July 19, 2011 Schiff Applauds Licensing Deal with China's Biggest Search Engine, Known for Illegal Downloads
May 26, 2011 International Anti-Piracy Caucus Unveils "2011 International Piracy Watch List"
Jan. 28, 2011 Schiff Deplores Egyptian Government's Use of Force, Attacks on Free Press
Sept. 29, 2010 National Aeronautics and Space Administration Act of 2010
Aug. 4, 2010 Legislation Introduced in the House to Permit Familial DNA Searches
June 10, 2009 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2010 And 2011
May 4, 2009 World Press Freedom Day
Oct. 17, 2008 President Signs into Law Schiff, Waxman, Gallegly Provisions Requiring Stricter Standards on Collision Avoidance Systems Implementation on Major U.S. Rail Lines
Sept. 30, 2008 Letter to Chairman Martin, Federal Communications Commission
Sept. 19, 2008 Schiff, Waxman, Gallegly Introduce Legislation to Require Collision Avoidance Systems on All Major U.S. Rail Lines
June 19, 2008 Exclusivity Provision First Introduced in Congress by Schiff and Flake Included in New FISA Compromise Legislation
Aug. 3, 2007 Improving Foreign Intelligence Surveillance to Defend the Nation and the Constitution Act of 2007
May 11, 2007 House Passes Schiff/Flake Amendment to Prevent Warrantless Eavesdropping on Americans
Feb. 12, 2007 House Approves Schiff/Issa Patent Pilot Bill
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