Latest News

July 2014

Date Title
7/17/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON AIRLINER CRASH
7/17/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON ISRAELI MILITARY OPERATIONS
7/17/14 ENGEL: ADDRESS THE ROOT CAUSES OF MIGRATION CRISIS
7/16/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON NEW SANCTIONS AGAINST RUSSIA
7/16/14 ENGEL OPENING REMARKS AT IRAN HEARING
7/16/14 ENGEL REMARKS ON KIDNAPPED NIGERIAN GIRLS AND BOKO HARAM
7/15/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON IRAN NEGOTIATIONS
7/11/14 HOYER, CROWLEY, ENGEL HOST ROUNDTABLE ON AMERICAN-INDIAN RELATIONSHIP
7/11/14 ENGEL STATEMENT FOLLOWING BRIEFING FROM ISRAELI AMBASSADOR
7/10/14 342 HOUSE MEMBERS JOIN CHAIRMAN ROYCE, RANKING MEMBER ENGEL IN CALLING ON PRESIDENT OBAMA TO CONSULT CONGRESS ON IRAN NUCLEAR NEGOTIATIONS
7/10/14 ENGEL OPENING STATEMENT ON CIVILIAN NUCLEAR COOPERATION
7/9/14 ENGEL OPENING REMARKS AT HEARING ON HUMAN RIGHTS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA
7/8/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON ADDRESSING MIGRATION OF UNACCOMPANIED CHILDREN FROM CENTRAL AMERICA
7/8/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON EVENTS IN ISRAEL AND THE PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES

June 2014

Date Title
6/30/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON THE DEATH OF THREE ISRAELI TEENS
6/27/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON NEW AGREEMENTS BETWEEN EU AND GEORGIA, MOLDOVA, & UKRAINE
6/26/14 ENGEL REMARKS ON TURKEY CHRISTIAN CHURCHES LEGISLATION
6/26/14 ENGEL APPLAUDS ADMINISTRATION MOVE TO SUPPORT MODERATE SYRIAN OPPOSITION
6/26/14 ENGEL REMARKS AT FULL COMMITTEE MARKUP
6/24/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON ALBANIA’S EU CANDIDATE STATUS
6/24/14 ENGEL RENEWS CALL FOR THE RELEASE OF KIDNAPPED ISRAELI TEENS
6/23/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON REMOVAL OF CHEMICAL WEAPONS FROM SYRIA
6/20/14 ENGEL AND 61 HOUSE MEMBERS SEND LETTER TO PRESIDENT URGING GREATER RESOURCES FOR CENTRAL AMERICA
6/19/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON THE PRESIDENT’S REMARKS ON IRAQ
6/17/14 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Release Iran Nuclear Letter to be Sent to President Obama
6/17/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON THE CAPTURE OF AHMED ABU KHATALLAH
6/16/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON ABDUCTED ISRAELI TEENS
6/15/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON COLOMBIA ELECTION
6/14/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON RUSSIAN TANKS IN UKRAINE
6/14/14 THE ECONOMIST PUBLISHES ENGEL LETTER ON TURKISH PROPOGANDA
6/12/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON IRAQ
6/10/14 ENGEL OPENING REMARKS AT IRAN HEARING
6/9/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON KOSOVO GENERAL ELECTIONS
6/6/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON 70TH ANNIVERSARY OF D-DAY
6/4/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE TIANANMEN SQUARE MASSACRE
6/3/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON THE PRESIDENT’S ANNOUNCEMENT OF NEW EUROPEAN SECURITY INITIATIVE
6/2/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON PALESTINIAN UNITY GOVERNMENT

May 2014

Date Title
5/31/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON RETURN OF SGT. BOWE BERGDAHL
5/30/14 ENGEL REMARKS ON WESTERN HEMISPHERE DRUG POLICY COMMISSION ACT
5/29/14 ENGEL: STOP SALE OF FRENCH WARSHIPS TO RUSSIA
5/29/14 ENGEL REMARKS AT FOREIGN AFFAIRS COMMITTEE MARKUP
5/29/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON EGYPTIAN ELECTIONS
5/28/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON THE PRESIDENT’S FOREIGN POLICY ADDRESS
5/27/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IN UKRAINE
5/22/14 ENGEL LEADS BIPARTISAN CONGRESSIONAL GROUP EXPRESSING CONCERN OVER NAZI OCCUPATION MONUMENT IN HUNGARY
5/22/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON MILITARY COUP IN THAILAND
5/21/14 ENGEL OPENING STATEMENT AT BOKO HARAM HEARING
5/20/14 ENGEL REMARKS ON INTERNATIONAL MEGAN’S LAW
5/20/14 ENGEL RENEWS CALL FOR COMPREHENSIVE IMMIGRATION REFORM
5/20/14 ENGEL OPENING REMARKS AT HEARING ON U.S.-MEXICO RELATIONS
5/20/14 ENGEL CALLS FOR NEW ASSESSMENT OF EFFORTS TO CURB GUN TRAFFICKING TO MEXICO
5/20/14 ENGEL REMARKS CONDEMNING ABDUCTION OF NIGERIAN SCHOOLGIRLS
5/17/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON 70TH ANNIVESARY OF DEPORTATION OF CRIMEAN TATARS
5/16/14 ENGEL CONGRATULATES BHARATIYA JANATA PARTY ON VICTORY IN INDIA’S PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS
5/12/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON REFERENDUM IN EASTERN UKRAINE
5/9/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON CHINESE PROVOCATIONS IN THE SOUTH CHINA SEA
5/9/14 ENGEL & SALMON OFFER LEGISLATION TO REVIEW DRUG POLICY IN THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE
5/8/14 ENGEL OPENING STATEMENT AT UKRAINE HEARING
5/8/14 ENGEL REMARKS ON PROPOSED BENGHAZI SELECT COMMITTEE
5/7/14 ENGEL CALLS FOR AN END TO PERSECUTION OF THE ROHINGYA PEOPLE IN BURMA
5/7/14 ENGEL REMARKS ON THE ELECTRIFY AFRICA ACT
5/5/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON THE ABDUCTION OF NIGERIAN GIRLS

April 2014

Date Title
4/30/14 ENGEL REMARKS ON U.S. BROADCASTING REFORM LEGISLATION
4/30/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON IRAQI ELECTIONS
4/29/14 CHAIRMAN ROYCE, RANKING MEMBER ENGEL INTRODUCE U.S. INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING REFORM LEGISLATION
4/28/14 ENGEL STATEMENT ON NEW SANCTIONS AGAINST RUSSIA
4/24/14 Engel Statement on Reported Hamas-Fatah Unity Agreement
4/24/14 Engel Commemorates Anniversary of Armenian Genocide
4/23/14 Chairman Royce and Ranking Member Engel Statements at Conclusion of Three-day Visit to Ukraine
4/22/14 Engel Opening Remarks at Media Availability in Ukraine
4/16/14 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel to Lead Bipartisan Delegation to Ukraine Next Week
4/11/14 Engel Statement on Administration’s Decision to Deny Visa to Iran UN Ambassador Appointee
4/10/14 Engel Statement on UNSC Vote Authorizing Peacekeeping Mission in Central African Republic
4/9/14 Engel Opening Statement at Subcommittee Hearing “Advancing U.S. Interests in the Western Hemisphere: The FY 2015 Foreign Affairs Budget”
4/9/14 Engel Opening Statement at Full Committee Hearing “U.S. Foreign Assistance in FY 2015: What are the Priorities, How Effective?”
4/9/14 Engel, Conyers and 80 House Members Urge President to Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
4/7/14 Engel Statement on Indian Elections
4/7/14 Engel Statement on Developments in Eastern Ukraine
4/7/14 Engel Statement on 20th Anniversary of Rwandan Genocide
4/6/14 Engel Statement on Afghanistan Elections
4/3/14 Reps. Meadows, Schneider, Royce, Engel to Author Tougher Sanctions Against Hezbollah
4/3/14 Engel Opening Statement at Full Committee Hearing “Women’s Education: Promoting Development, Countering Radicalism”
4/3/14 Engel Opening Statement at Full Committe Markup of H.R. 3583, the Malala Yousafzai Scholarship Act
4/1/14 Engel Remarks During Floor Debate of the Support for the Sovereignty, Integrity, Democracy, and Economic Stability of Ukraine Act of 2014 and United States International Programming to Ukraine and Neighboring Regions Bill

March 2014

Date Title
3/28/14 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Introduce Turkish Religious Freedom Legislation
3/28/14 Engel Pens Op-Ed for Foreign Policy on Sri Lanka Reconciliation
3/27/14 Ranking Member Engel Floor Statement During Today’s Consideration of Bipartisan “Ukraine Support Act”
3/27/14 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Applaud House Passage of the Ukraine Support Act
3/26/14 Engel Opening Statement at Full Committee Hearing “The Geopolitical Potential of the U.S. Energy Boom”
3/25/14 Engel Opening Statements at Full Committee Markup of H.R. 4278, H.Res. 418 and H.Res 494
3/21/14 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Introduce Legislation to Support Ukraine and Sanction Those Responsible for Undermining the Nation’s Independence and Stability
3/20/14 Engel Pens Letter to Danish Prime Minister on Kosher, Halal Practices Ban
3/19/14 Engel Supports Hoyer/Cantor Letter to President on Iran
3/18/14 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Support U.S. Expulsion of Syrian Diplomats
3/17/14 Engel Statement on Crimea Referendum and Additional U.S. Sanctions
3/14/14 Engel Opening Statement at Full Committee Hearing “The Promise of the Taiwan Relations Act”
3/14/14 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Introduce Resolution on Syria Attacks on Civilians and Humanitarian Access
3/13/14 Engel Opening Statement at Full Committee Hearing “Advancing U.S. Interests Abroad: The FY 2015 Foreign Affairs Budget”
3/11/14 Engel Hails House Passage of H.Res 499
3/6/14 Engel Hails Passage of Loan Guarantee to Ukraine