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Chris Coons' Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' A. Coons
Office: U.S. Senate (DE) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate - Jr
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Annie; 3 Children: Michael, Jack, Maggie
Birth Date: 09/09/1963
Birth Place: Greenwich, CT
Home City: Wilmington, DE
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
July 11, 2014 Senator Coons Helps Introduce Bill to Close Corporate Tax Loophole and Bring Jobs Home
June 25, 2014 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission, and William Baer, Assistant Attorney General of the Antitrust Division - Potential Pharmaceutical Merger Concerns
June 5, 2014 Kirk, Coons, Pryor, Lipinski Applaud Passage of Manufacturing Agenda
June 5, 2014 Senator Coons' Manufacturing Priorities Included in Appropriations Bill
June 3, 2014 IRS Enacts Coons-Roberts Provision to Make R&D Tax Credit Accessible to Small Businesses
May 14, 2014 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission, and Willliam J. Baer, Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice - Regarding Pfizer's Potential Takeover of AstraZeneca
May 13, 2014 Letter to Ian Read, CEO of Pfizer - Regarding Potential AstraZeneca Buy-Out
April 10, 2014 Bill to Spur Manufacturing Innovation Clears Senate Commerce Committee
April 9, 2014 Coons, Kirk, Pryor Applaud Passage of Key Manufacturing Amendment
April 3, 2014 Senator Coons' Bill to Help Innovative Startups Create Jobs Takes Big Step Forward
April 2, 2014 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014
March 26, 2014 Senator Coons, Wilmington Councilwoman Participate in Roundtable with Hispanic Business Leaders
March 12, 2014 Senator Coons Participates in Roundtable with Women Business Leaders
March 7, 2014 Carper, Coons, Carney Welcome More than 90 Companies, 2,000 Job Seekers to Job Fair
March 6, 2014 Manufacturing Innovation Hubs
March 5, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - FDA's Proposed Rule to Protect Consumers of Generic Drugs
Feb. 12, 2014 Senator Coons Participates in Roundtable on Jobs for the Clean Energy Economy
Feb. 10, 2014 Senator Coons Welcomes Steps to Ease transition for Employers under Affordable Care Act
Feb. 10, 2014 Senator Coons Welcomes Steps to Ease Transition for Employers Under Affordable Care Act
Jan. 15, 2014 Senator Coons Lauds Launch of New Public-Private Manufacturing Institute in North Carolina
Dec. 19, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2014 -- Continued
Dec. 17, 2013 New Congressional Report Details Revitalization of American Manufacturing Sector
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Max Baucus, Chair, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member, of the Senate Finance Committee - Clean Energy Tax Incentives Extension
Nov. 20, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Nov. 14, 2013 Lipinski's American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act Introduced in Senate
Nov. 6, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act-- Motion to Proceed
Oct. 30, 2013 Roll Call - Washington Needs to Refocus on Manufacturing Jobs
Oct. 30, 2013 Nomination of Katherine Archuleta to be Director of the Office of Personnel Managment
Oct. 29, 2013 Senators Launch Effort to Get Washington to Refocus on Manufacturing Jobs
Oct. 29, 2013 Senator Coons Leads Effort to Get Washington to Refocus on Manufacturing Jobs
Oct. 28, 2013 Carper, Coons and Carney: More than 50 Employers to Attend New Castle County Job Fair Monday
Oct. 28, 2013 Delaware Online - Time for Washington to Refocus on Manufacturing
March 18, 2013 Statement from Senator Coons on Layoffs at AstraZeneca
March 14, 2013 Senator Coons Introduces Amendment to Prevent Furloughs of Food Inspectors
March 7, 2013 Job Creation
March 7, 2013 Politico - R&D Tax Credit Spurs Innovation
Feb. 13, 2013 Delaware business leader joins Senator Coons for discussion on job creation
Jan. 31, 2013 Senators re-introduce legislation to help startups invest in innovation and create jobs
Jan. 31, 2013 Senators Re-Introduce Legislation to Help Startups Invest in Innovation and Create Jobs
Jan. 28, 2013 Statement from Senator Coons on bipartisan immigration reform framework
Aug. 30, 2012 Senator Coons Stands Behind President's Call for Accelerated Investments in Industrial Energy Efficiency
July 31, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 31, 2012 Senators Coons, Enzi Introduce R&D Tax Credit for Startup Companies
July 31, 2012 Statement for the Record: Unveiling a bill to create R&D tax credit for startups
July 20, 2012 Loan Program Supports Growth of Small Business in Kent County
July 18, 2012 Senator Coons, Two Delaware Business Leaders Participate in Roundtable Discussion in Capitol on Job Creation
July 18, 2012 Bring Jobs Home Act--Motion to Proceed
July 17, 2012 Senate Begins Consideration of Bill to Help U.S. Companies "Insource" Jobs
July 10, 2012 Senate Advances Bill Containing Another key Provision of the Coons-Rubio AGREE Act
May 22, 2012 Senators Coons, Rubio, Warner, and Moran Introduce Bill to Help Startups Create Jobs
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