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Dec 10, 2015 News
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, said this week that the “good people of the world” must come urgently to the aid of Middle Eastern Christians and Yazidis who are targeted for genocide by the terrorist Islamic State. “The United States can’t carry this,” said Rohrabacher, who has introduced... Read More
Nov 18, 2015
Target the Terrorists, Worry About Assad Later It’s disturbing that for some of my congressional colleagues and other government officials, even as ISIS makes known its imminent plan to attack the American homeland, we must relegate these terrorists to secondary status. First, they say, we must rid Syria of the odious dictator Assad. With that mass murderer out of the way, then we may turn to... Read More
Nov 18, 2015 News
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, said in his blog Wednesday that it is misguided to place the removal of Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad ahead of fighting ISIS. “It’s disturbing that for some of my congressional colleagues and other government officials, even as ISIS makes known its imminent plan to... Read More
Nov 5, 2015 News
WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, Thursday introduced legislation that designates Christians and Yazidis in the Middle East as targets of genocide. The bill provides for the expedited processing of immigrant and refugee status for such individuals. Christians and Yazidis, a minority sect living... Read More
Nov 5, 2015 News
WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, Thursday introduced legislation that designates Christians and Yazidis in the Middle East as targets of genocide. The bill provides for the expedited processing of immigrant and refugee status for such individuals. Christians and Yazidis, a minority sect living... Read More
Oct 30, 2015 News
WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, today released the following statement regarding Thursday’s deadly missile attack on an Iraq war refugee camp: "Yesterday's rocket attack on the unarmed population inside Camp Liberty was a reprehensible act of terrorism, reportedly leaving more than 20 people dead.... Read More
Sep 18, 2015 News
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Dana Rohrabacher applauded his House colleagues on Thursday for passing legislation designed to discourage frivolous lawsuits. The bill, sponsored by Rep. Lamar Smith, R-TX, and Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-VA, requires judges to award compensation to victims of frivolous or false litigation. Currently judges may award such compensation, but the Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2015... Read More
Sep 16, 2015 News
WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, a Republican, joined his Democratic colleague, Rep. Sam Farr, in asking the House Appropriations Committee to include their amendment requiring the federal government to respect state medical marijuana laws in any spending bill considered for Fiscal Year 2016. The amendment has been federal law for the past two fiscal years but will expire on September 30. It... Read More
Aug 27, 2015 News
WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher on Tuesday introduced legislation to honor servicemen who died en route to or leaving Vietnam war zones by etching their names on the Vietnam Memorial wall in Washington. The names would include specifically the 84 servicemen whose Vietnam-bound aircraft crashed 50 years ago shortly after taking off from what was then El Toro Marine Air Station. Rep. Mimi... Read More
Aug 26, 2015 News
WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, co-chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging threats, in a letter Wednesday urged Secretary of State John Kerry to restore diplomatic relations with the Republic of Belarus and exchange ambassadors again. The U.S. government recalled its ambassador to Minsk in 2008 after long-simmering differences on human rights,... Read More