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


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: 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
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5/22/14 Senator Coons' Agriculture Priorities Included in Appropriations Bill 2/04/14 Senate approves bipartisan farm bill to support Delaware agriculture jobs 2/03/14 Senate Advances Farm Bill Agreement 10/28/13 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Do Not Cut SNAP 10/25/13 Letter to Senate Farm Bill Conferee - Include Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Language in 2013 Farm Bill 6/12/13 The Farm Bill 4/25/13 Senator Coons Stresses Importance of Rural Economy at Summit in Washington 4/23/13 Senators Carper, Coons Sponsor Bipartisan Bill to Eliminate Unnecessary EPA Regulation on Delaware Farmers 4/15/13 Senator Coons Tells Delaware Anti-Hunger Coalition About Commitment to Protecting Federal Funding for Hunger Programs 3/14/13 Senator Coons Introduces Amendment to Prevent Furloughs of Food Inspectors 3/12/13 Poultry Industry 12/21/12 Letter to Chairwoman Stabenow and Ranking Member Roberts - Energy Production 12/13/12 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader - Six Months After the Senate Passed a Bipartisan Jobs Bill, The House Has Failed to Act 10/03/12 Chesapeake Bay Senators Urge USDA to Support Farmers During Lapse of Farm Bill Authorization 10/02/12 Letter to Secretary Vilsack and Chief White 9/21/12 Senators Carper, Coons Cosponsor Bipartisan Bill to Reduce Unnecessary Regulations on Delaware Farmers 8/27/12 Letter The Honorable Thomas Vilsack, United States Department of Agriculture 8/27/12 Senators Call on USDA to Do More to Help Poultry Growers Survive Drought 8/07/12 Letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson 7/30/12 Senators Coons, Carper highlight conservation accomplishments in Chesapeake Bay Watershed 7/30/12 Sens. Carper, Coons Highlight Conservation Accomplishments in Chesapeake Bay Watershed 6/21/12 Senate Approves Bipartisan Farm Bill to Protect Delaware Agriculture Jobs, Reduce Deficit 6/19/12 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act Of 2012 6/19/12 Senate Passes Coons-Chambliss Amendment to Commission Studies on Insurance Programs for Poultry Growers 6/14/12 Senator Coons Introduces Farm Bill Amendment to Commission Studies on Insurance for Poultry Growers 6/06/12 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Resumed 3/06/12 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Commends Obama Administration's Efforts to Protect U.S. Poultry Industry and Ensure Fair Trade Policies with India 3/06/12 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Commends Obama Administration's Efforts to Protect U.S. Poultry Industry and Ensure Fair Trade Policies with India 3/05/12 Senators Carper, Coons Cosponsor New Bio-Based Manufacturing Initiative 2/16/12 Senator Coons Applauds Committee Approval of Delawarean Michael Scuse for USDA post 12/22/11 Hagan Joins Bipartisan Group of Senators Urging USTR Kirk to Fight for U.S. Poultry Producers in India 10/25/11 In Visit to Solar-Powered Farm, Senator Coons Trumpets Investments in Renewable Energy 7/27/11 Senator Coons Praises Sale of Allen Family Foods and Welcomes Harim USA to Delaware 6/16/11 Senator Coons Votes to End Subsidies for Corn-Based Ethanol 1/01/11 Issue Position: Agriculture 11/16/10 Sens. Carper and Coons Statements on Perdue AgriBusiness Relocation to Delaware 1/01/14 Issue Position: Agriculture