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Jeff Sessions III's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Jefferson 'Jeff' Beauregard Sessions III
Office: U.S. Senate (AL) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary Blackshear; 3 Children: Mary, Ruth, Sam
Birth Date: 12/24/1946
Birth Place: Hybart, AL
Home City: Mobile, AL
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Sessions Comments on Arrest of Terror Suspect Previously Granted Political Asylum, Unlawfully Present in US
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Fight to Protect U.S. Producers Against Ridiculous EU Trade Demands on Names of Meat Products
March 4, 2014 Ukraine
Feb. 10, 2014 FOX "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript: Asylum
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - United Nations Arms Trade Treaty
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
Aug. 31, 2013 Sessions Issues Statement On Syria
Aug. 6, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Defeating the Lord's Resistance Army
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Iranian Nuclear Program
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to General Martin E. Dempsey - Cancel All Contracts With Russian Firm Arming Assad
July 24, 2013 Sessions Rebuts President Obama On Airbus
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
Feb. 26, 2013 36 Senators Urge EU to Eliminate Loophole in Iran Sanctions
Feb. 8, 2013 Letter to Acting Commerce Secretary Rebecca Blank, Miss. Senators - Trade Issues
Nov. 16, 2012 Sessions Comments On Release Of Hezbollah Terrorist Responsible For Murder Of American Servicemembers
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama
July 26, 2012 Sessions: USDA Reply Acknowledges Ongoing Program with Mexico to Expand Welfare, Fails to Include Requested Docs
May 16, 2012 S. Con. Res. 41, H. Con. Res. 112, S. Con. Res. 37, S. Con. Res. 42, S. Con. Res. 44 En Bloc--Motions to Proceed
May 10, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Holder and Secretary Panetta
March 28, 2012 Sessions: President Signals he Will Acquiesce to Putin after Election, Contradicts his Message to Congress
Oct. 11, 2011 Sessions Praises Passage of China Currency Bill, Laments President's Inaction
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama
July 7, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate
July 5, 2011 Sessions Announces Opposition To Libya Resolution, Urging Dems To "At Once" Begin Budget Work
July 5, 2011 Authorizing the Limited Use of the U.S. Armed Forces in Support of the NATO Mission in Libya--Motion to Proceed--Continued
May 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 23, 2011 The 21st Century's "Belt Of Freedom And Democracy'
March 31, 2011 Libya
July 28, 2010 Congress Passes Leahy-Sessions Free Speech Bill
June 29, 2010 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript
April 13, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary Of State
Feb. 1, 2010 Sessions' Comments on Constellation Program
May 21, 2009 Sessions Comments on President Obama's Speech Today
July 10, 2008 Executive Session
April 9, 2008 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act and the Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007
April 8, 2008 Media Stakeout - Reaction to the Testimony of General David Petraeus and Ambassador Ryan Crocker Before the Senate Armed Services Committee
April 8, 2008 Sessions Comments on Iraq Testimony by General Petraeus and Ambassador Crocke
April 8, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - The Situation in Iraq and Progress by the Government of Iraq in Meeting Benchmarks and Achieving Reconciliation
April 3, 2008 Sessions Comments on the NATO Ministerial Conference in Bucharest
Feb. 26, 2008 Providing for the Safe Redeployment of United States Troops From Iraq--Motion to Proceed
Feb. 14, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Strategy in Afghanistan and Recent Reports by the Afghanistan Study Group and the Atlantic Council of the United States (Part I)
Feb. 8, 2008 FISA Amendments Act of 2007
Jan. 30, 2008 Statement on FISA
Nov. 16, 2007 Iraq
Nov. 16, 2007 Orderly and Responsible Iraq Redeployment Appropriations Act, 2008--Motion to Proceed --
Sept. 20, 2007 Iraq
Sept. 20, 2007 Change of Vote
Sept. 11, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - The Petraeus-Crocker Report on Progress in Iraq
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