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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4/09/14 Senator Coons vVotes to End Wage Discrimination 4/08/14 Statement From Senator Coons Marking Equal Pay Day 3/25/14 Statement from Senator Coons as Supreme Court Hears Arguments on Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby 3/12/14 Senator Coons Participates in Roundtable with Women Business Leaders 8/21/13 Blog: Senator Coons Urges Holistic Approach to Address Domestic Violence 8/20/13 Senator Coons Urges Holistic Approach to Address Domestic Violence 7/16/13 Blog: Bill to Reform Military Justice System Gains Key Bipartisan Support 6/26/13 Letter to Wendy Davis, Senator - Anti-Abortion Filibuster 5/16/13 Gillibrand, Collins, Boxer, Johanns, Benishek, Gabbard, Begich, Blumenthal, Coons, Franken, Hirono, Mikulski, Pryor, Schatz, Shaheen, Rockefeller, Feinstein, Hanna, Sinema, Joined by Service Members Victimized by Sexual Assault in Announcing Bicameral Legislation Reforming Military Justice System 5/16/13 Senator Coons Helps Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Confront Rise in Sexual Assaults in Military 3/07/13 Statement from Senator Coons on Enactment of the Violence Against Women Act into law 2/28/13 Senator Coons praises House passage of Violence Against Women Act 2/14/13 Reauthorize Violence Against Women Act 2/12/13 Senator Coons votes to strengthen fight against slavery and human trafficking 2/12/13 Senator Coons votes to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act 2/04/13 Senator Coons and Delaware leaders call for renewal of Violence Against Women Act 12/10/12 Human Rights 10/01/12 Statement from Senator Coons on Domestic Violence Awareness Month 9/13/12 Family and Business Tax Cut Certainty Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed 7/11/12 Senator Coons Participates in Roundtable Discussion on Women's Health Care 6/05/12 Statement from Senator Coons on Republican Obstruction of the Paycheck Fairness Act 6/05/12 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed--Resumed 5/16/12 Senator Coons Reacts to House Passage of Discriminatory Version of Reauthorization of Violence Against Women Act 4/27/12 Senator Coons Speaks to Delaware Law Enforcement Officers about Stopping Hate Crimes 4/26/12 Senator Coons Praises Senate Reauthorization of Violence Against Women Act 4/26/12 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2011 -- Continued 4/17/12 Statement from Senator Coons Recognizing Equal Pay Day 3/21/12 Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act 3/13/12 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader 2/21/12 Senator Coons Convenes Local Experts on Importance of Reauthorizing Violence Against Women Act 2/02/12 The Huffington Post - 2/02/12 Letter to Nancy G. Brinker 2/02/12 Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act 1/26/12 Coons cosponsors bill to strengthen Violence Against Women Act 12/01/11 Coons Calls for Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act 7/13/11 Statement From Senator Coons Supporting Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act 7/13/11 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - "The Violence Against Women Act: Building On Seventeen Years Of Accomplishments" 5/11/11 Chairman Murray Leads 14 Senators in Introducing Major Bipartisan Veterans Employment Bill 5/11/11 Chairman Murray Introduces Major New Veterans Employment Legislation with Veterans and Veterans Advocates in Front of U.S. Capitol 4/12/11 Senator Coons Marks Equal Pay Day by Cosponsoring Paycheck Fairness Act 4/04/11 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader 10/13/10 CNN "Delaware Senate Debate" - Transcript 1/01/14 Issue Position: Equality and Civil Rights Issue Position: Reproductive Rights