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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
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to Ms. Marshall - OnStar President
Sept. 20, 2011 Statement from Senator Coons on Final Enactment of Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal
Sept. 19, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 19, 2011 Senators Coons, Isakson Urge African Leaders to Vote Against Unilateral Recognition of Palestinian State at the United Nations
Sept. 16, 2011 Statement from Senator Coons on President Obama's Signing of Patent Reform Into Law
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to Secretary Salazar, Department of Interior
Sept. 15, 2011 Bipartisan Group of Senators Supports and Encourages Congresssional "Super Committee"
Sept. 13, 2011 Bipartisan Group of Senators Announce Formation of Oceans Caucus
Sept. 11, 2011 Statement from Senator Coons on the 10-year Anniversary of the Sept. 11th Terrorist Attacks
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to Secretary Duncan, Department of Education
Sept. 8, 2011 Judiciary Committee Passes Cardin Blue Alert Bill to Help Apprehend Criminals Who Injure or Kill Law Enforcement Officers
Sept. 8, 2011 Statement from Senator Coons on President Obama's Plan for Job Creation
Sept. 2, 2011 Senator Coons Releases Strategy for Supporting Job Creation, Calls on Congress to Focus on Economic Recovery
Sept. 1, 2011 Delaware's Governor Joins Congressional Delegation, State Leaders Announcing New Funding And Plans For C&D Canal Recreation Trail
Sept. 1, 2011 News Journal - It's Long Past Time for Congress to Engage on Jobs
Aug. 31, 2011 Senator Coons Hosts Roundtable Discussion on Jobs with 'Main Street' Small Business Leaders
Aug. 25, 2011 Senator Coons Looks to Cutting-Edge Research Companies for Ideas for Job Growth
Aug. 22, 2011 Senator Coons Confronts Rate of Veteran Unemployment in First Jobs Roundtable
Aug. 17, 2011 Senator Coons Offers Support for President Obama's Jobs Initiatives for Rural America
Aug. 8, 2011 Letter to the President
Aug. 8, 2011 In Visit to Dogfish Head Brewery, Senator Coons Trumpets Investments in Delaware's Small Businesses
Aug. 8, 2011 Senators Kerry and Coons Explore Ways to Expand Humanitarian Aid Efforts in the Horn of Africa
Aug. 6, 2011 Statement from Senator Coons on S&P Downgrade of United States' Credit Rating
Aug. 3, 2011 Letter to the President
Aug. 3, 2011 Senator Coons Calls for Increased Response to Devastating Horn of Africa Drought and Famine
Aug. 2, 2011 Senators Carper, Snowe Lead Bipartisan Group of Colleagues in Resolution in Support of Recycling
Aug. 2, 2011 Statement from Senator Coons on Vote to Avert Default
July 29, 2011 New Castle County's Bond Rating Now at Risk because of Tea Party Republicans' Unwillingness to Avert Default Crisis
July 27, 2011 Senator Coons Praises Sale of Allen Family Foods and Welcomes Harim USA to Delaware
July 27, 2011 In New Web Video, Senator Coons Lays Out the Consequences of Default
July 22, 2011 Senator Coons seeking applicants for Senate Page Program
July 22, 2011 Senator Coons praises Pentagon progress on implementation of Don't Ask, Don't Tell repeal
July 21, 2011 Senator Coons praises new report highlighting Delaware's continued leadership in innovation and productivity
July 21, 2011 Judiciary Committee approves bill to crack down on counterfeit products sold to the military
July 21, 2011 Senator Coons praises new report highlighting Delaware's continued leadership in innovation and productivity
July 20, 2011 In landmark hearing, Senator Coons challenges colleagues to repeal Defense of Marriage Act
July 19, 2011 Senator Coons praises "gang of six' framework for responsible deficit reduction
July 18, 2011 Senate Unanimously Passes Bipartisan Resolution on South Sudan
July 15, 2011 Senator Coons Congratulates Dover Federal Credit Union on Closing Its First SBA Loan
July 14, 2011 Senator Coons Will Chair Panel at Landmark DOMA Repeal
July 14, 2011 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
July 14, 2011 Senator Coons Champions Clean Energy Technology; Wins Adoption of CEDA in Committee
July 14, 2011 On Senate Floor, Senator Coons Talks About Growing Concern Over a Default Crisis
July 13, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - "The Violence Against Women Act: Building On Seventeen Years Of Accomplishments"
July 13, 2011 Statement From Senator Coons Supporting Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act
July 12, 2011 Bipartisan Group of Senators, Representatives Introduce Bills to Strengthen America's Fight Against Pulmonary Fibrosis
July 12, 2011 A Bipartisan Team of Senators and Representatives Introduced Bills in Both Chambers of Congress Tuesday to Strengthen America's Fight Against Pulmonary Fibrosis
July 9, 2011 Statement from Senator Coons on Independence of the Republic of South Sudan
July 7, 2011 Letter to Honorable Patty Murray and Honorable Susan Collins
July 6, 2011 On Senate Floor, Senator Coons Warns of America Becoming a Bad Investment With Default Crisis
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