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Ed Whitfield's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Edward 'Ed' Whitfield
Office: U.S. House (KY) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Connie; 1 Child: Kate
Birth Date: 05/25/1943
Birth Place: Hopkinsville, KY
Home City: Hopkinsville, KY
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
April 10, 2014 Whitfield Advances Bill to Speed Up Liquid Natural Gas Exports
March 25, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary, US Department of State - P-2 Refugee Status for Ahiska Turks
July 30, 2013 Division in Cyprus
June 18, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - India Intellectual Property
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
May 7, 2013 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power - "U.S. Energy Abundance: Exports and the Changing Global Energy Landscape"
March 6, 2013 Whitfield Introduces 'Accountability in Grants Act'
May 9, 2012 Recognizing the Republic of Turkey
Dec. 13, 2011 Urging Turkey to Safeguard its Christian Heritage
May 31, 2011 Honoring the Republic of Azerbaijan on the Anniversary of its Founding
Sept. 29, 2010 Whitfield Votes to Level Playing Field for American Manufacturers
Sept. 28, 2010 Calling on Turkish-Occupied Cyprus to Protect Religious Artifacts
Jan. 28, 2010 President's State Of The Union Address
Jan. 5, 2010 Whitfield Visits Troops In Afghanistan Over Holiday Season
Dec. 2, 2009 Whitfield Statement On Afghanistan
July 22, 2009 Whitfield Calls for End to Human Rights Violations
June 25, 2009 Amendment No. 10 Offered by Mr. Kratovil
April 24, 2008 Honoring Turkey's Shared Commitment to Spreading Democracy and Defeating Extremism
Oct. 10, 2007 Opposing Armenian Genocide Resolution
Sept. 26, 2007 Whitfield's Congressional Survey Results Released
July 20, 2007 Peace for Greek and Turkish Cypriots
July 12, 2007 Responsible Redeployment From Iraq Act
April 24, 2007 Island of Cyprus and the Annan Plan
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Aug. 8, 2006 Whitfield Statement on 101st Handover to 4th Iraqi Army Division
July 21, 2006 Greek and Turkish Cypriots
June 15, 2006 Message From the Senate
July 22, 2004 The Situation on Cyprus
Whitfield Issues Statement on Presidents Proposal to Increase Troops in Iraq
Whitfield Statement on Testimony of General David Petraeus and Ambassador Ryan Crocker
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Defense
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