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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6/03/14 Senator Coons Introduces Bill to Reform and Modernize America's Food Aid Program 6/03/14 IRS Enacts Coons-Roberts Provision to Make R&D Tax Credit Accessible to Small Businesses 6/03/14 Senator Coons Honored for Fighting to Save Children's Advocacy Centers 6/02/14 Senator Coons Applauds New Standards to Cut Carbon Pollution from Existing Power Plants 5/27/14 Senators of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Praise USDA for Recognizing the Bay as a Critical Conservation Area 5/27/14 Politico - The Founding Fathers Would Have Protected Your Smartphone 5/23/14 Senator Coons Cosponsors Three Bills to Strengthen Veterans' Medical Care 5/22/14 Senator Coons' Agriculture Priorities Included in Appropriations Bill 5/22/14 Letter to Robin C. Aube-Warren, Director of the Wilmington VA Medical Center - Regarding VA Scheduling Delays 5/22/14 Senator Coons Votes to Fund Nationwide Investigation into Allegations of Scheduling Misconduct at VA 5/22/14 Letter to Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League - Regarding Changing the Name of the Washington Redskins 5/21/14 Senator Coons Co-Chairs Hearing on Escalating Wildlife Trafficking Crisis 5/21/14 Rubio, Coons, Senate Colleagues Introduce Resolution Condemning Death Sentence For Sudanese Christian Woman 5/21/14 Hearing of the senate Chairing Foreign Relations Subcommittee - Wildlife Trafficking Crisis 5/21/14 Carper, Coons, Carney Announce Assistance to Agricultural Producers to Improve Water Quality in Chesapeake Bay Watershed 5/20/14 Senator Coons Cosponsors Bipartisan Bill to Accelerate Breast Cancer Research 5/19/14 Carper, Coons, Carney Host Job Fair in Sussex County 5/15/14 Senators Coons, Kirk Introduce Bill to Designate Nation's First Coast-to-Coast Trail 5/15/14 Senator Coons Demands Response to Kidnapping of Nigerian Schoolgirls 5/15/14 Hearing of the Senate Chairing Foreign Relations Subcommittee - Nigerian Kidnappings 5/15/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Protect American Jobs from Unfair Foreign Competition 5/14/14 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission, and Willliam J. Baer, Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice - Regarding Pfizer's Potential Takeover of AstraZeneca 5/14/14 Senator Coons, Delaware Wild Lands Director Participate in Roundtable on Conservation Priorities 5/14/14 Police Survivors of New Castle Courthouse Shooting Join Senator Coons at Hearing on Bulletproof Vest Partnership 5/14/14 Senators Coons, Portman Introduce Bill to Extend Aid to Families of Fallen Officers 5/14/14 Business Leaders Endorse Senator Coons' Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Protection of Trade Secrets 5/14/14 Portman and Coons Introduce Bill to Extend Aid to Families of Fallen Law Enforcement Officers 5/14/14 Nomination of Roy K.J. Williams to Be Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development 5/13/14 Tax Extenders Bill Will Help Startup Companies Create Jobs 5/13/14 Letter to Ian Read, CEO of Pfizer - Regarding Potential AstraZeneca Buy-Out 5/12/14 Statement from Senator Coons on Senate's Failure to Advance Bipartisan Energy Efficiency Bill 5/12/14 Senator Coons' Bipartisan Intellectual Property Legislation to Be Focus of Tuesday Hearing 5/09/14 Senator Coons Applauds Announcement of $2 Billion Goal for Federal Energy Savings 5/09/14 Carper, Coons, Carney Announce Grant Award for Sussex County Airport Project 5/08/14 Senators Carper and Coons Introduce Bill to Preserve and Improve Delaware River Watershed 5/08/14 Submitted Resolutions - National Teacher Day 5/07/14 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed 5/06/14 Statement from Senator Coons on Third U.S. National Climate Assessment 5/06/14 Senate Passes Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Abduction of Nigerian School Girls 5/06/14 Senator Coons Files Weatherization Amendment to Strengthen Energy Efficiency Bill 5/06/14 Submitted Resolutions - National Charter Schools Week 5/06/14 Letter to Goodluck Jonathan, President of Nigeria - Boko Haram Kidnapping 5/05/14 Statement of Senator Coons on Status of Kidnapped Nigerian Schoolgirls 5/01/14 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Abduction of School Girls in Nigeria 5/01/14 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Abduction of School Girls in Nigeria 5/01/14 Nomination of Nancy L. Moritz to be United States Circuit Judge for the Tenth Circuit 5/01/14 Senate Resolution 433-Condemning the Abduction of Female Students by Armed Militants from the Government Girls Secondary School in the Northeastern Province of Borno in the Federal Republic of Nigeria 5/01/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America - The Escalating Crisis in South Sudan 4/30/14 Senator Coons Votes to Raise Minimum Wage 4/30/14 Senator Coons Says U.S. Must Not "Unilaterally Disarm" in Race for Innovation