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Barack Obama II's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Barack Hussein Obama II
Office: President, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Michelle; 2 Children: Malia, Sasha
Birth Date: 08/04/1961
Birth Place: Honolulu, HI
Home City: Chicago, IL
Religion: United Church of Christ
Date Title
Issue Position: Plan To End The Iraq War
Issue Position: Foreign Policy
Issue Position: Iraq
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: Iraq
Issue Position: Iraq
Issue Position: Foreign Policy
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Defense
Aug. 18, 2014 Statement by the President on the Completion by the M/V Cape Ray of the Destruction of Syria's Declared Chemical Weapons
Aug. 18, 2014 Statement by the President
Aug. 17, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Patrick Leahy, President of the Senate - War Powers Resolution Regarding Iraq
Aug. 14, 2014 Statement by the President
Aug. 7, 2014 Statement by the President
Aug. 7, 2014 Remarks by the President at the Signing of the Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act
July 21, 2014 Remarks by the President at Presentation of the Medal of Honor to Staff Sergeant Ryan Pitts
June 30, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Patrick Leahy, President of the Senate - War Powers Resolution Letter Regarding Iraq
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - FY 2015 Budget Amendments
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Patrick Leahy, President of the Senate - War Powers Resolution Letter Regarding Iraq
June 19, 2014 Remarks by the President on the Situation in Iraq
June 17, 2014 Statement by the President on the Apprehension of Ahmed Abu Khatallah
June 13, 2014 Statement by the President on Iraq
June 12, 2014 Remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister Abbott of Australia After Bilateral Meeting
June 5, 2014 Remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister David Cameron of the United Kingdom in Joint Press Conference
May 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Patrick Leahy, President of the Senate - Ending Immunities Granted to the Development Fund for Iraq and Certain Other Iraqi Property and Interests in Property Pursuant to Executive Order 13303, as Amended
May 27, 2014 Statement by the President on Afghanistan
May 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Patrick Leahy, President of the Senate - War Powers Notification on Chad
April 28, 2014 Remarks by President Obama and President Benigno Aquino III of the Philippines in Joint Press Conference
March 25, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Patrick Leahy, President of the Senate - War Powers Resolution
Feb. 11, 2014 Press Conference by President Obama and President Hollande of France
Feb. 2, 2014 FOX "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript: Affordable Care Out Website and the Benghazi Attack
Jan. 28, 2014 President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 14, 2014 Cleveland.com - New Spending Bill Would Restore Great Lakes Cleanup Money
Jan. 13, 2014 Remarks by President Obama and President Rajoy of Spain After Bilateral Meeting
Dec. 26, 2013 Statement by the President on National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Dec. 22, 2013 Letter to Congress - War Powers Resolution Regarding South Sudan
Dec. 20, 2013 Statement by the President on Eliminating Sexual Assault in the Armed Forces
Dec. 19, 2013 Message to the Congress -- Report Consistent with War Powers Resolution
Dec. 13, 2013 Message to the Congress -- Report Consistent with War Powers Resolution
Nov. 29, 2013 Letter to Selected Congressional Committee Leadership - National Security Strategy of 2014
Oct. 23, 2013 Remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif of Pakistan After Bilateral Meeting
Oct. 23, 2013 Statement by the President on the Anniversary of the Attack on the U.S. Marine Barracks in Beirut, Lebanon
Oct. 17, 2013 Letter to Mr. Speaker and Mr. President - Regarding Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism
Oct. 16, 2013 Letter to Congress -- Colombia Traffickers
Oct. 8, 2013 Press Conference by the President
Sept. 30, 2013 Remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu of Israel After Bilateral Meeting
Sept. 24, 2013 Remarks by President Obama in Address to the United Nations General Assembly
Sept. 18, 2013 Letter to Congress - ATOMAL Agreement with Croatia
Sept. 18, 2013 Letter to Congress - Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Persons who Commit, Threaten to Commit, or Support Terrorism
Sept. 16, 2013 Remarks by the President at the Five-Year Anniversary of the Financial Crisis
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