Senator Christopher 'Chris' A. Coons's Public Statements

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Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' A. Coons
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. Senate - Jr
Primary Sept. 9, 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
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1/17/14 Senator Coons Reacts to President's Remarks on NSA Surveillance of Americans 12/17/13 Delaware Online - Nelson Mandela and the Power of Forgiveness 11/26/13 Senator Coons to Introduce Bill to Combat Discrimination Against Those with HIV/AIDS 11/06/13 Drug Quality and Security Act-- Motion to Proceed 9/23/13 Letter to Inspector General Charles McCullough III, Director of National Intelligence - Surveillance Authorities 9/17/13 Delaware Online - Surveillance Debate Echoes Founders' Struggle 8/26/13 Senator Coons Celebrates 200th August Quarterly Festival 8/15/13 Senator Coons Cosponsors Two Bills to Protect Americans' Privacy 6/27/13 Letter to the Honorable James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence - Private Records 6/25/13 Statement from Senator Coons on Supreme Court decision on the Voting Rights Act News Releases FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, June 25, 2013 CONTACT: Ian Koski at 202-224-5042 Statement from Senator Coons on Supreme Court decision on the Voting Rights Act 6/25/13 Statement from Senator Coons on Supreme Court Decision on the Voting Rights Act 6/08/13 Delaware Online - For Americans, Freedom and Safety Are Not Either- Or Choice 6/04/13 Senator Coons Condemns Ugandan Government's Actions Against Independent Press 2/19/13 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder and FBI Director Robert Mueller - Religion and Hate Crimes 2/12/13 Problems of voting in 2012 election must be addressed 2/06/13 Senate Colleagues Seek Due Process And Human Rights Guarantees In Immigration Debate 1/23/13 Senators reintroduce the FAST Voting Act to help states improve their elections 12/28/12 Senator Coons votes to protect Americans from warrantless privacy violations 12/27/12 FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012 12/10/12 Floor Speech: Senator Coons Calls for Passage of FAST Voting Act to Improve Access to Voting Rights 10/02/12 Statement from Senator Coons on Decision on Pennsylvania's Controversial Voter ID Law 9/25/12 Letter to Raúl Castro, President of the Republic of Cuba - Release Alan Gross 9/12/12 Senator Coons Urges for Voters' Rights During Judiciary Committee Hearing 8/23/12 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder 7/26/12 Senators Seek Answers from DNI on How Many of Americans' Communications Have Been Monitored 7/19/12 Senator Coons Votes to Improve Privacy Oversight Protections in Warrantless Wiretap Activities 6/26/12 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - On the Deceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation Prevention Act of 2011 6/19/12 As State Dept. Releases New Report, Senator Coons Calls for Vote on Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act 5/25/12 Bipartisan Group of Senators Announce Support for Disability Treaty 5/10/12 The Huffington Post - Internet Freedom is a Human Right 4/17/12 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice 3/08/12 Huffington Post - In Pursuit of Joseph Kony 12/06/11 Letter to Larry Lenhart, President and CEO Carrier IQ 12/06/11 Coons praises Obama for standing up for LGBT rights around the world 9/23/11 Letter to Ms. Marshall - OnStar President 6/29/11 13 Senators Team Up to Assure LGBT Youth that "It Gets Better" 3/16/11 Senator Feinstein Introduces DOMA Repeal Legislation 1/01/14 Issue Position: Equality and Civil Rights 1/01/11 Issue Position: Civil Rights