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Adam Schiff's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 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
July 31, 2014 Rep. Schiff Statement on Intelligence Committee Vote to Send Benghazi Report for Declassification
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ensuring Religious Minorities are Protected
May 8, 2014 Rep. Schiff Statement on Intel Committee Vote to Advance Bill to End Bulk Collection of Metadata
April 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Declassify the Senate Report on CIA Interrogation Program
April 3, 2014 Letter to Ken Calvert, Chairman, and James Moran, Ranking Member, of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Funding to Construct Earthquake Early Warning System
April 3, 2014 Rep. Schiff and 25 West Coast Members Urge Funding to Construct Earthquake Early Warning System
April 2, 2014 The Washington Post - A New Proposal to Force Transparency on Drones
March 25, 2014 The Hill - OVERNIGHT TECH: Obama administration, House Intelligence leaders unveil NSA reform plans
Feb. 9, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Sochi Olympics Safety
Feb. 7, 2014 Rep. Schiff Statement on FISA Court Approval of Limits on NSA Telephone Metadata Program
Feb. 5, 2014 Joint Statement By California Democrats Against Water Grab
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
Jan. 17, 2014 Rep. Schiff Applauds Decision to End Bulk Collection and Require Prior Court Approval, Ready to Work In Congress on Bipartisan Basis to Implement Reforms and Go Farther
Jan. 14, 2014 Rep. Schiff Introduces Legislation to Restructure NSA Telephone Metadata Program
Dec. 29, 2013 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Benghazi and Edward Snowden
Dec. 13, 2013 Rep. Schiff on Anniversary of Newtown Shooting: We Must Keep Pushing for Gun Safety
Dec. 13, 2013 Bloomberg - AT&T to T-Mobile Keeping U.S. Spy Records Seen Burdensome, Risky
Dec. 13, 2013 AP - White House to Keep NSA, Cyber Oversight Together
Dec. 13, 2013 Rep. Schiff Praises Changes Proposed by NSA Reform Panel to End Bulk Collection of American's Telephone Metadata
Dec. 11, 2013 Closing Guantanamo Bay
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Secretary of Homeland Security - Typhoon Haiyan and Temporary Protected Status
Nov. 7, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director Office of Management and Budget - Fully Fund Earth Quake Early Warning System
Nov. 2, 2013 E-Newsletter: Do You Think the Obama Administration Should Delay the Individual Mandate of the Affordable Care Act?
Oct. 29, 2013 Politico - NSA Director Keith Alexander Says European Spying Reports are False
Oct. 7, 2013 Rep. Schiff -- Al-Libi Should be Tried in Civilian Court
Oct. 3, 2013 LA Times - Driver Killed in Washington Police Chase that Paralyzed Capital
Aug. 16, 2013 Rep. Schiff Statement on Reports of an Internal Audit of NSA Surveillance Programs
Aug. 13, 2013 Politico - Schiff: Role for Congress in Surveillance Panel
Aug. 12, 2013 National Law Journal - Let the Sun Shine on Surveillance Court Judges
Aug. 9, 2013 Rep. Schiff Praises Steps for Further Transparency of FISA Court - Renews Call to Restructure Metadata Program
Aug. 4, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Al-Qaeda Planning Attack
July 31, 2013 Rep. Schiff Praises Declassification of Metadata Program Documents, Pushes for Greater Transparency and Reforms
July 29, 2013 The Guardian - Republicans and Democrats Agree: Fisa Oversight of NSA Spying Doesn't Work
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 24, 2013 Rep. Schiff Votes for Amash/Conyers Amendment, Pushes for Further Discussion of Metadata Issue
July 24, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 17, 2013 The Hill - Bill Would Require Senate Confirmation for Surveillance Judges
July 17, 2013 Rep. Schiff To Introduce Legislation Requiring Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court Judges to be Nominated by the President and Confirmed by the Senate
July 3, 2013 Blog: Washington Update: July 3. 2013
June 20, 2013 Reps. Rokita and Schiff Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Declassify Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court Opinions
June 5, 2013 Rep. Schiff Statement on Announcement of Susan Rice as Next National Security Advisor
May 14, 2013 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript - Benghazi Hearing
April 28, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript - Boston Bombers Investigation
April 20, 2013 Rep. Schiff: Administration Acting Properly in Boston Marathon Bombing Case, Should Resist Calls to Treat as Enemy Combatant
April 18, 2013 Rep. Schiff Statement on Voting Against Final Passage of CISPA
Nov. 29, 2012 Los Feliz Ledger - More Work Remains to Prepare for the Next "Big One"
Nov. 28, 2012 Roll Call - Losing Sight of the Enemy in Benghazi
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