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John Yarmuth's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: John A. Yarmuth
Office: U.S. House (KY) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Catherine; 1 Child: Aaron
Birth Date: 11/04/1947
Birth Place: Louisville, KY
Home City: Louisville, KY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
Issue Position: Iraq/National Security
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
June 20, 2014 Yarmuth Votes to Prevent More U.S. Troops in Iraq
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
Sept. 11, 2013 Statement on the Anniversary of 9/11
Sept. 10, 2013 Statement on Syria
Aug. 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Military Action in Syria
March 28, 2013 The Courier-Journal - Why We Should End Sequester Now
July 24, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4078, Red Tape Reduction and Small Business Job Creation Act, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 6082, Congressional Replacement of President Obama's Energy-Restricting and Job-Limiting Offshore Drilling Plan
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
July 29, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
May 22, 2008 Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for FIscal Year 2009
April 15, 2008 Why is Bush Spending Billions in Iraq?
April 9, 2008 Iraq War
April 2, 2008 The Iraq War and the Impact on America's Economy
Feb. 29, 2008 Children's Defense Fund: Yarmuth Among "Best Representatives for Kids"
Feb. 6, 2008 The Budget and National Debt
Oct. 16, 2007 Expressing the Sense of the House Regarding Withholding of Information Relating to Corruption in Iraq
Oct. 10, 2007 The Cost of the War in Iraq Compared to Helping Children with their Health Care
Oct. 2, 2007 Yarmuth Releases Statement on Blackwater Hearing
Sept. 25, 2007 War in Iraq
Sept. 10, 2007 Congressman Yarmuth Releases Statement on Petraeus Report
Sept. 5, 2007 GAO Report Finds Little Progress in Iraq
Aug. 24, 2007 Kentucky House Commends Yarmuth
July 18, 2007 The American People Want to Start Bringing Our Troops Home
July 12, 2007 House Backs Measure To Responsibly Redeploy American Troops
June 26, 2007 It's Time for the Vice President to Remove the Secrecy
June 14, 2007 Republicans are Making a Mockery of the House Floor, Delaying Action on Popular Measures
May 22, 2007 House Republicans Still Want to Provide the President a Blank Check on Iraq War
May 8, 2007 Sending Iraq Supplemental Bill to President's Desk--Bush was Wrong to Veto
April 26, 2007 Plan B
March 23, 2007 US Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
March 13, 2007 Congressional Republicans Still Willing to Provide President Bush Rubber Stamp on War
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Dec. 7, 2005 The Louisville Eccentric Observer - Homecoming
Jan. 1, 1 Bring Our Troops Home
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Iraq/National Security
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