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Bruce Braley's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Bruce Braley
Office: U.S. House (IA) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carolyn; 3 Children: Lisa, David, Paul
Birth Date: 10/30/1957
Birth Place: Grinnell
Home City: Waterloo, IA
Date Title
Issue Position: A Responsible Plan for Iraq
Issue Position: Controlling Our Spiraling Deficit
Issue Position: A New Direction for Iraq
Issue Position: Working to Bring Our Troops Home from Iraq
Issue Position: Iraq
June 30, 2014 Braley Statement on the Confirmed Deaths of Three Recently Kidnapped Israeli Teenagers
June 17, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Stalled Congolese Adoptions
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 20, 2014 Braley Continues Years-Long Pursuit to Measure "True Cost of War
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 8, 2014 Braley Pushes for Renewal of Veterans Job Creation Tax Credit at Iowa City Hy-Vee
March 21, 2014 Statue Unveiling Highlights Events Honoring Iowan Who Saved More than 1 Billion People from Starvation
March 4, 2014 Braley Statement on Recent Events in Ukraine
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Vietnam Human Rights Abuses
Aug. 28, 2013 Politico - Anti-War Democrats Speak Up on Syria
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
March 7, 2013 Braley Renews Bipartisan Effort to Win Justice for Iran Hostages
March 6, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
Feb. 14, 2013 Braley Statement on Meeting with Russian Ambassador
Jan. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton: Release Benghazi Video
May 22, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iranian Nuclear Weapon Capability
May 2, 2012 Braley Statement on US-Afghanistan Strategic Partnership Agreement
Oct. 20, 2011 Braley Statement on the Death of Libyan Dictator Moammar Gadhafi
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 12, 2011 Letter to Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa
July 20, 2011 Braley Statement on Afghan IG Report
July 8, 2011 Braley Fights to Keep Mexican Trucks Off U.S. Roads
June 23, 2011 Braley Statement on President Obama's Afghanistan Speech
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 27, 2011 Braley Statement on the Arrest of Ratko Mladic
May 26, 2011 Braley Calls for Immediate Withdrawal of U.S. Combat Troops from Afghanistan
May 25, 2011 Braley "True Cost of War" Amendment Passes House
March 11, 2011 Braley Statement on Tsunami, Earthquake in Japan
Feb. 11, 2011 Braley Statement on Developments in Egypt
Jan. 31, 2011 Braley Statement on Middle East Protests
Jan. 7, 2011 Braley Opposes Allowing Mexican Trucks into the U.S.
July 27, 2010 Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010
July 2, 2010 Letter to Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury - Anshan Iron and Steel Group
Dec. 2, 2009 Braley Statement On President Obama's Speech
May 30, 2009 Braley Supports Afghanistan Supplemental Funding Bill
Sept. 17, 2008 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Sept. 15, 2008 Justice for Victims of Torture and Terrorism Act
Sept. 10, 2008 House Passes Braley's Bill to Help Tortured American Veterans Pursue Justice
April 8, 2008 Braley Statement on Petraeus Testimony
April 2, 2008 The Iraq War and the Impact on the Economy
March 19, 2008 Braley Statement on the 5th Anniversary of the Beginning of the Iraq War
Oct. 23, 2007 New Dialogue Needed to Bring Troops Home
Sept. 19, 2007 Bush Refuses to Budge from the Status Quo in Iraq
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