Shelley Berkley on The War in Afghanistan

Last Updated : Oct 24, 2012

Authorization of the Use of Force

In September of 2001, Congresswoman Berkley spoke on the House floor in support of the authorization for the use of force against those responsible for the terrorist attacks.

 

Reaction to President's Withdrawal

In June of 2011, Congresswoman Berkley issued a press statement noting her response to the President's statement that the surge troops would be returning.

 

Voting Record

Removing Troops from Afghanistan

In March of 2011, the House voted on a resolution to require the removal of troops from Afghanistan pursuant to the War Powers Resolution. The measure failed 96-321. Shelley Berkley voted against the resolution to remove the troops from Afghanistan.

Shelley Berkley voted against the resolution to remove the troops from Afghanistan.

Authorization for the Use of Force

In September of 2001, the House considered legislation to give authorization for the use of force against those who attacked us. The measure passed 420-1. Shelley Berkley voted to give the authorization for the use of force.

Shelley Berkley voted to give the authorization for the use of force.

 

Sponsored and Cosponsored Legislation

This representative has not been identified as sponsoring or cosponsoring significant legislation related to this title.

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