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Chris Coons' Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

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
April 8, 2014 Delegation Welcomes Delaware High School Juniors And Seniors For Annual Congressional Youth Conference
Oct. 30, 2013 Senator Coons, Budget Conference Committee Complete First Day of Negotiations
Oct. 14, 2013 Default Prevention Act of 2013-- Motion to Proceed
Oct. 10, 2013 Default Prevention Act of 2013-- Motion to Proceed-- Continued
Oct. 9, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Oct. 8, 2013 Letter to Sec. Chuck Hagel, Dept of Defense - Restore Death Benefits for Families of Fallen Heroes
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Pay National Guard, Reserves During Shutdown
Oct. 2, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Oct. 1, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Sept. 30, 2013 E-Newsletter: Hours to a Shutdown
Sept. 30, 2013 Shutdown
Sept. 27, 2013 Senator Coons Votes to Responsibly Avert Shutdown of Federal Government
Sept. 26, 2013 Senators Carper and Coons Commend Senate Reauthorization of the Congressional Award Program
Sept. 17, 2013 Delaware Online - Surveillance Debate Echoes Founders' Struggle
July 10, 2013 Keep Student Loans Affordable Act of 2013--Motion to Proceed--Continued
June 4, 2013 Statement from Senator Coons on President Obama's Nominations to the D.C. Circuit Court
March 22, 2013 Senator Coons Introduces Legislation to Expand National Guard's Cyber Mission
March 15, 2013 AmeriCorps, National Guard Announce New Joining Community Forces Partnership
March 5, 2013 Health Care
Dec. 6, 2012 Fiscal Challenges
Feb. 3, 2012 Letter to Patrick R. Donahoe, Postmaster of General of the United States
Nov. 20, 2011 ABC "This Week with Christiane Amanpour" - Transcript
April 5, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives
Jan. 25, 2011 Senator Coons reacts to State of the Union Address
Jan. 18, 2011 Senator Coons Statement on President's Executive Order on Regulatory Reform
Jan. 4, 2011 Sen. Coons Congratulates Chip Flowers on Being Sworn-in as State Treasurer for Delaware
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