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Chris Gibson's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' Patrick Gibson
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 19, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Conservative, Republican, Independence for U.S. House - District 19
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary Jo; 3 Children: Katie, Maggie, Connor
Birth Date: 05/13/1964
Birth Place: Rockville Centre, NY
Home City: Kinderhook, NY
Date Title
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
May 23, 2014 House Passes Defense Bill With Provisions Offered By Congressman Gibson
May 8, 2014 Congressman Gibson Announces Key Provisions of the National Defense Autorhorization Act
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, Subcommittee on Defense and Pete Visclosky, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Denfense - Combat Rescue Helicopter Program
Oct. 23, 2013 Letter to Senator Patty Murray and Representative Paul Ryan - Maintain Defense Spending in House Budget
Aug. 31, 2013 Congressman Gibson Statement on President's Decision to Seek Authorization on Syria
July 30, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - No Arms to Syrian Rebels
June 25, 2013 Reps. Gibson, Welch, Bachmann and Nolan Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Block Military Intervention in Syria
March 14, 2013 Burgess, Gibson Introduce No Armed Drones Legislation
Jan. 24, 2013 Gibson Introduces War Powers Reform Act to Give Americans a Voice in Decision to go to War
June 11, 2012 The Millbrook Independent - Congressman Gibson on the Role of the Military
Dec. 15, 2011 Gibson Nanotech, Defense Strategy Provisions Included in Final Defense Authorization
July 19, 2011 House Passes Cut, Cap, and Balance Plan to Raise Nation's Debt Limit
July 14, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Spending Levels and the Debt Ceiling
July 8, 2011 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2012
June 24, 2011 Limiting Use of Funds for Armed Forces in Libya
June 23, 2011 Gibson Reaction to President's Afghanistan Plan
May 26, 2011 Gibson Nanotech, Defense Strategy Provisions Pass House
May 12, 2011 Congressman Chris Gibson Supports Defense Authorization Bill
March 21, 2011 Congressman Chris Gibson Statement on Libya
March 17, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
March 17, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
Oct. 19, 2010 The Record - Gibson, Murphy Vying for 20th District Seat
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Defense and National Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Stronger National Security and Defense Reform
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Defense and National Security
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