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Chris Coons' Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' A. Coons
Office: U.S. Senate (DE) - Jr, Democratic
First 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
Date Title
April 11, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Comcast on Service, Jobs
March 28, 2014 Senator Coons Pushes Bill to End Stalking Apps
March 6, 2014 Manufacturing Innovation Hubs
Jan. 14, 2014 Roberts, Coons Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Increase Private Research and Development
Dec. 20, 2013 Senate passes NDAA with Protection for National Guard Role in Cyber Missions
Dec. 20, 2013 Senator Coons Votes to Approve National Defense Authorization Act
Sept. 17, 2013 Delaware Online - Surveillance Debate Echoes Founders' Struggle
April 24, 2013 Senators Coons, Moran, Stabenow and Murkowski Re-Introduce Bill to Level the Playing Field for Renewable Energy Technologies
April 11, 2013 Leahy And Coons Reintroduce Legislation To Encourage The Humanitarian Work Of American Innovators
March 22, 2013 Senator Coons Introduces Legislation to Expand National Guard's Cyber Mission
March 22, 2013 Leahy & Others Introduce Bill To Expand Cyber National Guard
March 7, 2013 Politico - R&D Tax Credit Spurs Innovation
Feb. 13, 2013 Startup Act 3.0 Introduced By Senators Blunt, Moran, Warner And Coons
Jan. 29, 2013 Hatch, Klobuchar, Rubio, Coons Introduce High-Skilled Immigration Bill
Nov. 14, 2012 Statement from Senator Coons on Failure of Senate to Advance Cybersecurity Legislation
Sept. 28, 2012 Congressional Delegation, University of Delaware Announce $416,000 Federal Grant for Cybersecurity Education Initiative
Sept. 18, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Aug. 2, 2012 Statement from Senator Coons on Senate's failure to pass cybersecurity legislation
July 31, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012--Continued
July 19, 2012 Bring Jobs Home Act--Motion to Proceed
July 10, 2012 Senator Coons Convenes Briefing on Law Enforcement Information Sharing
May 23, 2012 Senator Coons Calls for Increased Efforts to Protect American Intellectual Property
May 16, 2012 Senators Coons, Alexander Introduce Bill to Keep Foreign-Born U.S. Grad Students Here "Instead of Sending Them Home to Create Jobs in Other Countries"
May 10, 2012 The Huffington Post - Internet Freedom is a Human Right
March 22, 2012 Senator Coons Releases Ten New Correspondence from the Commute Videos
Feb. 17, 2012 Coons Praises Inclusion of Funds for Public Safety Communications Network in Payroll Tax Cut Package
Feb. 8, 2012 Roll Call - Support the Future of American Innovation
Jan. 20, 2012 Statement from Senator Coons on Protecting Intellectual Property, Internet Freedom
Dec. 6, 2011 Letter to Larry Lenhart, President and CEO Carrier IQ
Oct. 20, 2011 Johnson Introduces Cybersecurity Resolution
Sept. 27, 2011 At Urging of Senators Coons and Franken, OnStar Reverses Course on Privacy Changes
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to Ms. Marshall - OnStar President
July 21, 2011 Senator Coons praises new report highlighting Delaware's continued leadership in innovation and productivity
May 23, 2011 Senator Coons applauds short-term SBIR reauthorization, pledges to continue working to expand job-creating program
May 13, 2011 Protecting American Intellectual Property Online is a Critical Part of Fostering Economic Recovery Through Innovation
March 25, 2011 Senator Coons releases second installment of "Correspondence from the Commute" videos
March 15, 2011 SBIR/STTR REAUTHORIZATION ACT OF 2011--Continued
March 7, 2011 Senator Coons Statement on Successful Cloture Vote on the America Invents Act
March 3, 2011 Patent Reform Act of 2011
March 1, 2011 Patent Reform Act of 2011
March 1, 2011 Senator Coons' Floor Speech on the America Invents Act
Jan. 31, 2011 Patent Reform Act will make U.S. more competitive
Dec. 15, 2010 Sen. Coons' Statement on the Passage of Tax Relief for Middle Class Americans
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