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May 2016

Date Title
5/17/16 Engel Marks International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia
5/16/16 Engel Floor Remarks on International Religious Freedom
5/16/16 Engel Floor Remarks on the Starr-Camargo Bridge
5/16/16 Engel Floor Remarks on U.S.-Taiwan Relations
5/13/16 Engel Statement on Political Transition and Risk of Instability in the DRC
5/12/16 Engel Remarks on Risks of Economic Engagement with Iran
5/12/16 Engel Commemorates 68 Years of Israel's Independence
5/9/16 President Signs Engel Bill to Stop ISIS From Looting Antiquities
5/5/16 Bipartisan Taskforce Observes Holocaust Remembrance Day
5/5/16 Engel Calls on International Community to Renew Fight Against All Forms of Hatred on Holocaust Remembrance Day

April 2016

Date Title
4/29/16 Engel, Kinzinger Offer Sweeping Legislation to Address Crisis in Ukraine
4/28/16 Engel Statement on Inviting Prime Minister Modi to Address Congress
4/28/16 Engel Applauds Roberta Jacobson Confirmation as US Ambassador to Mexico
4/28/16 Engel Remarks on Opportunities and Challenges in Asia
4/28/16 Engel Q&A With Deputy Secretary of State Blinken on Asia
4/27/16 Engel: Reckless Foreign-Policy Plans Endanger American Security
4/27/16 Engel Remarks on South Sudan
4/26/16 FACT SHEET: Deny ISIS Funding & Save Syria's Antiquities (HR 1493)
4/26/16 Engel Remarks on His Bill to Stop ISIS from Looting Antiquities
4/26/16 Engel Bill to Stop ISIS from Looting Antiquities Heads to the President
4/26/16 Engel Statement on North Korea Missile Test
4/25/16 Engel Statement on Murder of Xulhaz Mannan
4/25/16 Engel Statement on World Malaria Day
4/22/16 Engel Applauds DHS Decision In Favor Of Malachy McAllister
4/22/16 Engel Statement on Earth Day and Signing of the Paris Climate Agreement
4/21/16 Ros-Lehtinen & Engel Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Honoring Russian Opposition Leader Boris Nemtsov & Calling for Investigation Into His Murder
4/20/16 Engel Statement on Supreme Court Ruling That Iran Must Pay Terror Victims
4/20/16 Bipartisan Taskforce Raises Campus Anti-Semitism Concerns with New Education Secretary
4/20/16 Engel Remarks at Full Committee Markup
4/20/16 Bipartisan Taskforce Raises Campus Anti-Semitism Concerns with New Education Secretary
4/20/16 Engel Welcomes Azerbaijan's Release of Human Rights Activists
4/20/16 Engel Bill to Enhance Caribbean Ties Clears Committee
4/19/16 Royce, Engel, Holding, Bera Request Joint Meeting of Congress with India's Prime Minister
4/19/16 Engel Statement on Taliban Attack in Afghanistan
4/18/16 Engel Statement on Jerusalem Bus Bombing
4/14/16 Senate Passes Engel Bill to Curb ISIS Antiquities Looting
4/14/16 Engel Statement on Chibok Kidnapping and Humanitarian Crisis in Northeastern Nigeria
4/14/16 Engel & Ros-Lehtinen Introduce U.S.-Caribbean Strategic Engagement Legislation
4/12/16 Engel Floor Remarks on Global Food Security
4/7/16 Engel Congratulates Kosova's New President

March 2016

Date Title
3/31/16 Engel Statement on U.S.-China Efforts to Address Climate Change
3/27/16 Engel Statement on Attack in Lahore, Pakistan
3/25/16 Engel Statement On New Iran Sanctions
3/24/16 Engel Statement on World Tuberculosis Day
3/24/16 Engel Statement on Indictment Against Iranian Hackers
3/23/16 Engel Remarks on Closing Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility
3/23/16 Engel Floor Remarks on Brussels Attacks
3/23/16 Engel Statement on President Obama's Visit to Argentina
3/22/16 Engel Statement on Belgium Attacks
3/19/16 Royce, Engel: Iran Must be Held Accountable
3/17/16 Engel Statement on Genocide Determination
3/17/16 Engel Statement on Prisoner Pardons in Azerbaijan
3/16/16 Engel, Lowey Urge U.S. Action in Response to Murder of Honduras Indigenous Leader Berta Cáceres
3/16/16 Engel Remarks on Organ Harvesting in China
3/16/16 Engel Remarks on Guantanamo Bay
3/10/16 Engel Statement on Murder of Taylor Force
3/10/16 Engel Joins Senate & House Colleagues Raising Concerns About Clinton Investigation
3/8/16 American Foreign Policy Must Focus on Women & Girls
3/7/16 Engel Statement on Action Against Chinese Telecom Company
3/3/16 Engel Statement on World Wildlife Day
3/3/16 Engel Statement on GCC Designating Hezbollah a Terrorist Organization
3/3/16 Engel Statement on Murder of Honduran Indigenous Leader Berta Caceres
3/2/16 Reps. Nadler, Ros-Lehtinen, Engel, Poe Introduce Bill to Ensure Resolution for Jewish Reufugees Displaced from Arab Countries and Iran
3/2/16 Engel Statement on UN North Korea Sanctions Resolution
3/1/16 Engel: State Deputy Inspector General Should Recuse Herself from Clinton Investigation
3/1/16 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Urge President Obama to Meet with Terrorism Victims in Argentina

February 2016

Date Title
2/26/16 Africa's Future Demands Strong Democracy
2/25/16 Engel Remarks at Secretary Kerry Foreign Affairs Budget Hearing
2/24/16 Engel Remarks at Full Committee Markup
2/21/16 Engel Statement on Elections in Central African Republic
2/19/16 Engel Statement on Elections in Uganda
2/19/16 Engel Statement on Attacks on POC Camp in Malakal, South Sudan
2/16/16 Keeping Kosova on the Path Toward Democracy
2/12/16 Engel Floor Remarks on North Korea Sanctions
2/12/16 Engel Statement on Syria Cease-Fire
2/11/16 Engel Remarks on Iran Nuclear Deal Oversight
2/10/16 Engel Remarks on the Evolving Threat of ISIS
2/10/16 Engel Urges the President to Curb Firearms Trafficking to Mexico
2/9/16 Engel Statement on President Obama's FY2017 International Affairs Budget
2/8/16 Engel Statement on President's Zika Virus Funding Request
2/7/16 Engel Statement on North Korea Rocket Test
2/6/16 Engel Statement on Twitter Suspending 125,000 Terrorist Accounts
2/5/16 Engel Statement on President Obama's Commitment on New Assistance to Colombia
2/4/16 Engel Statement on State Department Letter Regarding Personal Email Use by Secretary Powell and Secretary Rice's Staff
2/3/16 Engel Statement on 15th Anniversary of Plan Colombia
2/2/16 Engel Statement on NATO Funding
2/1/16 Engel Applauds Passage of Electrify Africa Act

January 2016

Date Title
1/28/16 Engel Statement on Zika Virus
1/28/16 Engel Bill to Halt ISIS Antiquities Looting Advances in Senate
1/25/16 Engel Statement on South Sudan's Failure to Form Transitional Government
1/21/16 Engel Statement on Alexander Litvinenko Murder Investigation
1/20/16 Engel Statement on Terrorist Attack at Pakistani School
1/17/16 Engel Statement on New Missile Sanctions on Iran
1/16/16 Engel on Taiwan Elections
1/16/16 Engel Statement on Iran Developments
1/14/16 Engel Statement on End of West African Ebola Outbreak
1/13/16 Engel Opposes Latest Iran Bill on House Floor
1/11/16 Engel Testimony Opposing Latest Iran Bill Before House Rules Committee
1/11/16 Engel Remarks on North Korea Sanctions Enforcement
1/11/16 Engel Testimony Opposing Latest Iran Bill Before House Rules Committee