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Chris Coons' Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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
Aug. 5, 2014 Menendez, Royce, Coons Meet South African President Jacob Zuma
July 30, 2014 Senator Coons Votes to Close Corporate Tax Loophole and Bring Jobs Home
July 29, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Protect American Consumers and Jobs
July 29, 2014 Administration Makes Progress on Strengthening Economic Engagement with Africa
May 15, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Protect American Jobs from Unfair Foreign Competition
May 14, 2014 Business Leaders Endorse Senator Coons' Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Protection of Trade Secrets
May 12, 2014 Senator Coons' Bipartisan Intellectual Property Legislation to Be Focus of Tuesday Hearing
April 29, 2014 Senators Coons, Hatch Introduce Bill to Combat Theft of Trade Secrets and Protect Jobs
April 29, 2014 Hatch, Coons Introduce Bill to Combat Theft of Trade Secrets, Protect Jobs
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
Feb. 19, 2014 Senator Coons Praises Executive Order on Streamlining the Export/Import Process
Feb. 11, 2014 Senator Coons Praises Creation of National Strategy on Wildlife Trafficking
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative, and Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Open Markets for US Poultry Exports
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury, and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
July 5, 2013 Carper, Coons, Carney Praise WTO Decision that Chinese Poultry Barriers are Unfair
June 20, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of U.S. Department of State - U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue
April 11, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 11, 2013 The News Journal - Creating Jobs in Delaware by Embracing Africa's Economic Potential
April 11, 2013 Leahy and Coons Reintroduce Legislation to Encourage the Humanitarian Work of American Innovators
Feb. 20, 2013 Congressional Delegation Applauds Launch of United States-South Africa Business Council
Dec. 19, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran
Sept. 19, 2012 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Aug. 2, 2012 Senators Coons, Isakson praise Senate's reauthorization of key provision of Africa trade law
July 26, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
July 25, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Trade with Africa
July 17, 2012 Senator Coons Introduces Legislation to Help Companies Protect Their Trade Secrets
June 22, 2012 Senator Coons Talks Maritime Commerce with Delaware River and Bay Pilots in Lewes
May 30, 2012 In Kenya, Senator Coons Tours Delawarean's Eco-Friendly Business
May 8, 2012 Letter to Chairmen Boxer and Baucus and Ranking Members Inhofe and Hatch of the House-Senate Conference Committee to Strengthen Harbor Maintenance Language
April 2, 2012 Letter to Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative
March 29, 2012 Hearing of the African Affairs Subcommittee of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Nigeria: Issues of Security, Governance, and Trade
March 28, 2012 Senators Coons, Durbin, Boozman Introduce Bill to Increase United States Exports to Africa
March 27, 2012 Unanimous Consent Request --H.R. 1905
March 20, 2012 Boozman Joins Senators Durbin & Coons to Introduce Bill Aimed at Increasing U.S. Exports to Africa
March 20, 2012 Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act
March 20, 2012 Durbin, Boozman, and Coons Introduce Bill to Increase US Exports to Africa
March 6, 2012 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Commends Obama Administration's Efforts to Protect U.S. Poultry Industry and Ensure Fair Trade Policies with India
March 6, 2012 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Commends Obama Administration's Efforts to Protect U.S. Poultry Industry and Ensure Fair Trade Policies with India
March 2, 2012 The News Journal - Supporting Poultry Industry Is Vital To Region's Economy
Dec. 22, 2011 Letter to Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative for the Office of the United States Trade Representative
Dec. 22, 2011 Hagan Joins Bipartisan Group of Senators Urging USTR Kirk to Fight for U.S. Poultry Producers in India
Dec. 8, 2011 Senate Makes Progress on Two Bills to Combat Dangerous Intellectual Property Theft
Nov. 2, 2011 Rebuild America Jobs Act
Oct. 12, 2011 Senator Coons Votes for Free Trade Agreements with South Korea and Panama
Oct. 5, 2011 Currency Exchange Rate Oversight Reform Act
Aug. 3, 2011 Letter to the President
May 23, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - National Export Initiative
May 23, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Trade Adjustment Assistance
March 9, 2011 Lautenberg, Carper, Colleagues Meet with Sec. LaHood, Urge Admin to Redirect Rejected Florida Rail Funding to Northeast Corridor
Oct. 12, 2010 Blog: 15 Words
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