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Jim Himes' Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: James 'Jim' Himes
Office: U.S. House (CT) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary; 2 Children: Emma, Linley
Birth Date: 07/05/1966
Birth Place: Lima, Peru
Home City: Greenwich, CT
Religion: Christian (Presbyterian)
Date Title
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: Iraq and the Middle East
Issue Position: Fiscal Discipline
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
April 11, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State, and Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Department of the Treasury - Sanction Russia's State Arms Dealer
March 31, 2014 Blog: This Week in Congress: March 31, 2014
Feb. 10, 2014 Members Sign Resolution Supporting Democratic Aspirations of the People
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Dec. 10, 2013 Blog: This Week in Congress: December 9, 2013
Nov. 19, 2013 Pepfar Stewardship and Oversight Act of 2013
July 18, 2013 Congressman Dan Kildee Urges U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to Act Swiftly on the Release of Former Marine and Flint Native Held Captive in Iran
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
June 18, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - India Intellectual Property
March 12, 2013 Letter to His Excellency V.B. Rybak - Reject Anti-LGBT Legislation
Nov. 21, 2012 Himes Statement Regarding Recent Violence in Middle East
Sept. 12, 2012 Himes Statement on Attack in Benghazi
May 22, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iranian Nuclear Weapon Capability
Sept. 23, 2011 Palestinian Statehood
June 21, 2011 Himes Statement on President's Address Regarding Drawing Down Troops in Afghanistan
May 26, 2011 Himes Votes Against Unlimited New Presidential War-Making Authority
May 4, 2011 Himes Co-Sponsors Resolution Commending Obama, Military, and Intelligence Personnel on Bin Laden Mission
May 2, 2011 Himes Reacts to News of Osama bin Laden's Death
Feb. 11, 2011 Himes Statement of Egypt Developments
Dec. 16, 2010 Rebuilding Our Own Nation
July 2, 2010 Himes Praises President's Signing of Iran Sanctions
June 9, 2010 The Israeli Blockade and the Flotilla
June 1, 2010 Himes Statement on Recent Events in Mediterranean
March 10, 2010 Himes Statement On Vote Against Removing Troops From Afghanistan In 30 Days
March 4, 2009 Himes Statement On Prime Minister Brown's Address To Joint Session
June 11, 2008 Jim Himes Statement on Importance of Bringing Our Troops Home
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