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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
July 26, 2012 Senators Seek Answers from DNI on How Many of Americans' Communications Have Been Monitored
July 25, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Trade with Africa
July 25, 2012 Middle Class Tax Cut Act--Motion to Proceed--Continued
July 25, 2012 Supporting Innovation to Fuel Job Creation
July 25, 2012 Senator Coons Votes to Extend Middle Class Tax Cuts
July 20, 2012 Delaware Science Leaders Join Senator Coons in Roundtable Discussion on Research Funding
July 20, 2012 Loan Program Supports Growth of Small Business in Kent County
July 19, 2012 Bring Jobs Home Act--Motion to Proceed
July 19, 2012 Senator Coons Votes to Improve Privacy Oversight Protections in Warrantless Wiretap Activities
July 18, 2012 Senator Coons, Two Delaware Business Leaders Participate in Roundtable Discussion in Capitol on Job Creation
July 18, 2012 Bring Jobs Home Act--Motion to Proceed
July 18, 2012 Senators Host Briefing on Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Technologies to Initiate Launch of New Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Caucus
July 17, 2012 Senator Coons Votes to Require Increased Transparency from Super PACs
July 17, 2012 Senator Coons Introduces Legislation to Help Companies Protect Their Trade Secrets
July 17, 2012 Hearing of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Action to Protect Critical Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks
July 17, 2012 Senate Begins Consideration of Bill to Help U.S. Companies "Insource" Jobs
July 16, 2012 Disclose Act
July 12, 2012 Senator Coons Voices Strong Support for Ratification of Disabilities Treaty
July 11, 2012 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Announces $7 Million in Federal Grants to Help Strengthen Delaware Preparedness
July 11, 2012 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Announces $7 million in Federal Grants to Help Strengthen Delaware Preparedness
July 11, 2012 Senator Coons Participates in Roundtable Discussion on Women's Health Care
July 11, 2012 Bill to Protect Seniors from Neglect and Abuse by Guardians Advances in Senate
July 10, 2012 Senator Coons Convenes Briefing on Law Enforcement Information Sharing
July 10, 2012 Sussex County receives funding from U.S. Department of Transportation for airport runway extension project
July 10, 2012 Senate Advances Bill Containing Another key Provision of the Coons-Rubio AGREE Act
July 9, 2012 Statement from Senator Coons on President Obama's Call to Preserve Middle Class Tax Cuts
July 9, 2012 Carper, Coons, Carney break ground on the Michael N. Castle Trail at the C&D Canal
July 9, 2012 Carper, Coons, Carney Break Ground on the Michael N. Castle Trail at the C&D Canal
July 9, 2012 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript
July 9, 2012 Statement from Senator Coons on President Obama's Call to Preserve Middle Class Tax Cuts
July 3, 2012 Event Recognizes Delaware's Ocean Beaches
July 2, 2012 Senator Coons Congratulates Local Company on Landing Small Business Administration Loan
June 29, 2012 Statement from Senator Coons on Vote to Avert Doubling of Student Loan Interest Rates
June 29, 2012 Statement from Senator Coons on Vote to Reauthorize Surface Transportation Programs
June 28, 2012 Statement from Senator Coons on Supreme Court decision on Affordable Care Act
June 27, 2012 Carper, Coons, Carney Announce Federal Grants to Hire Post-9/11 Veterans as Local Police Officers
June 26, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - On the Deceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation Prevention Act of 2011
June 26, 2012 Bringing Justice to Uganda
June 26, 2012 Senator Coons Votes to Send "Bath Salts" Ban to President for Signature
June 22, 2012 Federal Grant for Newark Regional Transportation Center Station Improvement Project Announced
June 22, 2012 Senator Coons Talks Maritime Commerce with Delaware River and Bay Pilots in Lewes
June 21, 2012 udiciary Committee Advances Justice for All Reauthorization Act
June 21, 2012 Senate Approves Bipartisan Farm Bill to Protect Delaware Agriculture Jobs, Reduce Deficit
June 20, 2012 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Praises Expansion of Community Health Services
June 19, 2012 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act Of 2012
June 19, 2012 Senate Foreign Relations Committee Advances Resolution Condemning Joseph Kony, LRA
June 19, 2012 As State Dept. Releases New Report, Senator Coons Calls for Vote on Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act
June 19, 2012 Senate Passes Coons-Chambliss Amendment to Commission Studies on Insurance Programs for Poultry Growers
June 14, 2012 Senator Coons Introduces Farm Bill Amendment to Commission Studies on Insurance for Poultry Growers
June 14, 2012 Senator Coons Joins Alliance to Save Energy Board as Congressional Vice Chair
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