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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: 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
Date Title
Nov. 17, 2011 Coons, Casey, and Toomey File Amendment That Would Increase Chances for Delaware River Dredging
Nov. 17, 2011 Statement on the California Supreme Court Ruling on Proposition 8
Nov. 16, 2011 Agree Act
Nov. 16, 2011 Fox News "Your World with Cavuto" - Transcript
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to Howard Gruenspecht, Acting Administrator of U.S. Energy Information Administration
Nov. 15, 2011 Politico - A Real Bipartisan Job Creation Plan
Nov. 15, 2011 Introduction of Bipartisan AGREE Act to Support Job Creation
Nov. 15, 2011 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
Nov. 14, 2011 Letter to Hillary Rodham Clinton, United States Secretary of State and John Bryson, United States Secretary of Commerce
Nov. 11, 2011 Senators Coons and Graham Lead Senate in Passing Bill to Help Deployed Service Members with Green Card Finalization Issues
Nov. 10, 2011 Senator Coons' Bill to Expand White Clay Creek Voted Out of Committee
Nov. 10, 2011 Veterans Tax Credit
Nov. 10, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairman Inouye, and Ranking Member Cochran
Nov. 10, 2011 Senator Coons Votes in Judiciary Committee to Repeal Defense of Marriage Act
Nov. 9, 2011 Senator Coons Cosponsors Bill to Help America's Veterans Find Work
Nov. 8, 2011 Senators Coons, Carper Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Avert Potential Delaware Bankruptcy Judgeship Crisis
Nov. 8, 2011 Letter to The President
Nov. 8, 2011 Statement from Senator Coons on Findings of Improper Activity at Air Force Mortuary
Nov. 3, 2011 Rebuild America Jobs Act
Nov. 2, 2011 Rebuild America Jobs Act
Oct. 31, 2011 Infrastructure Jobs Bill Cosponsored by Senator Coons Introduced Today
Oct. 26, 2011 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Celebrates Inclusion of Del. National Park as part of President's America's Great Outdoors Initiative
Oct. 25, 2011 In Visit to Solar-Powered Farm, Senator Coons Trumpets Investments in Renewable Energy
Oct. 24, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Reid
Oct. 20, 2011 Johnson Introduces Cybersecurity Resolution
Oct. 20, 2011 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Celebrates Inclusion of Del. National Park as Part of President's America's Great Outdoors Initiative
Oct. 20, 2011 Statement from Senator Coons on the Death of Moammar Qadaffi
Oct. 20, 2011 Senator Coons Expresses Frustration Over Failure of Amendment on National Crime Commission
Oct. 20, 2011 Statement from Senator Coons on Senate Failure to Put Teachers, First Responders Back to Work
Oct. 19, 2011 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the United States Department of Health & Human Services
Oct. 18, 2011 Letter to Mary Schapiro, Chairman of Securities and Exchange Commission
Oct. 17, 2011 Senator Coons Offers Support for U.S. Efforts to Counter the Lord's Resistance Army
Oct. 14, 2011 Judiciary Committee to Take Important Next Step Toward Repeal of Defense of Marriage Act
Oct. 13, 2011 Senators Call for Coordinated, Robust Energy Review
Oct. 13, 2011 Senator Coons Praises Progress on Bill to Strengthen the Fight Against Human Trafficking
Oct. 12, 2011 Senators Team Up for First Ever Bipartisan Law Enforcement Caucus
Oct. 12, 2011 Senator Coons Votes for Free Trade Agreements with South Korea and Panama
Oct. 11, 2011 Statement from Senator Coons on Vote for American Jobs Act
Oct. 7, 2011 PBF Celebrates Successful Restart Of Its Delaware City Refinery
Oct. 5, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Nominations
Oct. 5, 2011 Currency Exchange Rate Oversight Reform Act
Oct. 5, 2011 Senator Coons Introduces Two Amendments to Currency Bill to Protect American Intellectual Property
Oct. 4, 2011 Senator Coons Urges Bipartisan Support to Preserve Energy Efficiency Programs
Oct. 4, 2011 Keynote Address: Alliance to Save Energy Fall Conference
Oct. 4, 2011 Statement from Senator Coons on Speaker Boehner's Tripling of Taxpayer-Funded Discrimination Defense Fund
Oct. 3, 2011 Statement from Senator Coons on Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Sept. 27, 2011 At Urging of Senators Coons and Franken, OnStar Reverses Course on Privacy Changes
Sept. 27, 2011 Sens. Carper, Coons Laud Senate Passage of Effort to Combat Autism
Sept. 26, 2011 Carper, Coons, Carney Announce More than $3 Million for Home-Visiting Program
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to Ms. Marshall - OnStar President
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