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Chris Coons' Public Statements

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
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Seniors
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: Offshore Oil Drilling
Issue Position: Financial Reform
Issue Position: The Economy
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Reproductive Rights
June 30, 2014 Statement of Senator Coons on Supreme Court Decision in Harris v. Quinn
June 30, 2014 Senator Coons Condemns Supreme Court Decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby
June 27, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy
June 27, 2014 Senate Passes Bipartisan Legislation from Sessions, Coons, Hirono, and Blunt to Protect Victims of Child Abuse
June 27, 2014 Senate Passes Senator Coons' Bill to Save Vital Advocacy Centers for Victims of Child Abuse
June 27, 2014 Carper, Coons, Carney Join USDA Rural Development to Announce Energy-Saving Initiatives in Seven Delaware Municipalities
June 26, 2014 Juneteenth Remembrance
June 26, 2014 Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
June 26, 2014 Ambassadorial Nominations
June 26, 2014 Senator Coons' Homeland Security Priorities Included in Appropriations Bill
June 26, 2014 Senator Coons Co-Hosts Senate Roundtable on Nation's Critical Infrastructure Needs
June 25, 2014 Senator Coons' Bipartisan Bill to Help At-Risk Kids Get to College Included in Higher Education Act Reauthorization
June 25, 2014 Senator Coons Applauds Supreme Court's Decision to Protect Americans' Digital Privacy
June 25, 2014 Senator Coons Urges Senate Republicans to Support Bill to Restore Voting Rights Act
June 25, 2014 Five Manufacturing Jobs for America Bills Featured in Workforce Training Legislation Approved by Senate
June 25, 2014 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission, and William Baer, Assistant Attorney General of the Antitrust Division - Potential Pharmaceutical Merger Concerns
June 24, 2014 Senator Coons Reintroduces Bill to Require Increased Transparency from Super PACs
June 24, 2014 Bill to Expand Access to Electricity in Africa Clears Senate Foreign Relations Committee
June 21, 2014 The News Journal - Congress Must Stand Up for Victims of Child Abuse
June 20, 2014 Senator Coons Votes to Protect Women's Health Care Around the World
June 20, 2014 Cardin, Boozman Lead Bipartisan Effort To Accelerate Global Development Partnerships And Promote Innovation
June 19, 2014 Statement of Senator Coons Recognizing Juneteenth
June 19, 2014 Menendez, Corker, Coons, Isakson, Markey, Johanns Introduce Energize Africa Bill
June 18, 2014 Senator Coons Files Amendment Aimed at Helping Amtrak Repair Its Infrastructure
June 18, 2014 Commerce. Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 - Motion to Proceed
June 18, 2014 Bill to Overturn Citizens United Takes Important Step Forward
June 17, 2014 Senator Coons Praises New Presidential Actions to Spur Manufacturing Innovation
June 13, 2014 Letter to Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of the Republic of India - Gender-Based Violence
June 12, 2014 Judiciary Committee Approves Bill to Save Advocacy Centers for Victims of Child Abuse
June 12, 2014 Senator Blunt Praises Committee Passage Of Victims Of Child Abuse Act
June 11, 2014 Senator Coons Votes to Make a College Education Affordable
June 11, 2014 Six Questions About Thursday's Markup of Bill to Reauthorize Victims of Child Abuse Act
June 11, 2014 Senator Coons Votes to Reform VA
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
June 11, 2014 Making Continuing Appropriations During a Government Shutdown
June 10, 2014 Senator Coons Cosponsors Bill to Help Families Access Affordable Health Coverage
June 9, 2014 Judiciary Committee to Take up Bill to Save Centers for Victims of Child Abuse
June 6, 2014 Senator Coons' Infrastructure, Housing Priorities Included in Appropriations Bill
June 5, 2014 Senator Coons' Manufacturing Priorities Included in Appropriations Bill
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