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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
Feb. 4, 2014 Senate approves bipartisan farm bill to support Delaware agriculture jobs
Feb. 3, 2014 Senate Advances Farm Bill Agreement
Jan. 31, 2014 Senator Coons Calls on Delaware Companies to Join Effort to Help Long-Term Enemployed
Jan. 30, 2014 Senator Coons Praises Start of Federal Review of Skills-Training Programs
Jan. 30, 2014 Senator Coons Applauds Release of Additional $1.5 Million for Delaware Winter Heat Aid
Jan. 29, 2014 Senators Coons and Rubio Introduce Bill to Modernize Aspects of National Lab System
Jan. 29, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Resolutions
Jan. 27, 2014 Senator Coons: Manufacturing Jobs Must be a Focus of State of the Union
Jan. 23, 2014 Senator Coons Applauds New Partnership Between Bank of America, U2, and (RED) to Stop the Spread of HIV/AIDS
Jan. 22, 2014 President's Elections Commission Includes Recommendations Addressed by Senator Coons' Election Reform Bill
Jan. 17, 2014 Senator Coons Reacts to President's Remarks on NSA Surveillance of Americans
Jan. 17, 2014 Congress Restores Funding to Life-Saving Bulletproof Vest Program for Police Officers
Jan. 16, 2014 Senator Coons Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Restore Protections in Voting Rights Act
Jan. 16, 2014 Carper, Coons, Carney Announce More Than 30 Employers Seeking to Fill Hundreds of Positions at Kent County Job Fair
Jan. 16, 2014 Senator Coons Votes for Bipartisan Funding Bill
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General - Respect All Lawful Marriages
Jan. 15, 2014 Senator Coons Lauds Launch of New Public-Private Manufacturing Institute in North Carolina
Jan. 15, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013 -- Motion To Proceed -- Continued
Jan. 15, 2014 Senator Coons Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Protect Drivers' Privacy
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative, and Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Open Markets for US Poultry Exports
Jan. 14, 2014 Senator Coons Votes to Preserve Assistance for Jobseekers
Jan. 14, 2014 Roberts, Coons Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Increase Private Research and Development
Jan. 10, 2014 Delaware's Volunteer Fire Companies to be Spared Affordable Care Act Employer Mandate
Jan. 8, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act -- Motion To Proceed
Jan. 7, 2014 Senator Coons Votes to Preserve Assistance for Delaware Jobseekers
Jan. 3, 2014 Delaware's Congressional Delegation Announce Grant Awards to Federally Qualified Health Centers to Help Delawareans Find Affordable Insurance
Dec. 27, 2013 Carper, Coons, Carney to Host Kent County Job Fair
Dec. 20, 2013 Senator Coons Votes to Approve National Defense Authorization Act
Dec. 20, 2013 Senator Coons Sponsors Bill to Repeal Cuts to Military Retiree Benefits
Dec. 20, 2013 Senators Coons, Durbin Condemn Passage of Anti-LGBT Legislation in Uganda
Dec. 20, 2013 Senate passes NDAA with Protection for National Guard Role in Cyber Missions
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Dec. 19, 2013 Senator Coons Praises Increase in U.S. Aid to Central African Republic
Dec. 19, 2013 Statement from Senator Coons on the Nuclear Weapon Free Iran Act
Dec. 19, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2014 -- Continued
Dec. 19, 2013 Senator Coons Introduces Legislation to Enhance Successful Wetland Conservation Program
Dec. 19, 2013 Cardin Sponsors Bill To Keep Iran Accountable
Dec. 19, 2013 Letter to Katherine Archuleta, Director of the Office of Personnel Management - Allow Rollovers For Health FSA Accounts
Dec. 18, 2013 Senator Coons Sponsors Legislation to Exempt Volunteer Fire Companies From Healthcare Mandate
Dec. 18, 2013 National Defense Authorization Requires Administration Strategy on Somalia
Dec. 18, 2013 Senator Coons Cosponsors Bill to Continue Support for Older Americans
Dec. 18, 2013 Statement from Senator Coons on Passage of Bipartisan Budget Agreement
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, State Secretary, Eric Holder, Attorney General, Sally Jewell, Interior Secretary - Address Wildlife Trafficking
Dec. 17, 2013 Delaware Online - Nelson Mandela and the Power of Forgiveness
Dec. 17, 2013 New Congressional Report Details Revitalization of American Manufacturing Sector
Dec. 17, 2013 National Defense Authorization Includes Coons-Authored Protection for National Guard Role in Cyber Missions
Dec. 17, 2013 Statement from Senator Coons on Vote to Advance Bipartisan Budget Agreement
Dec. 17, 2013 Senator Coons, Colleagues Introduce Silver Alert Bill to Help Locate Missing Seniors
Dec. 17, 2013 Rockefeller, Manchin, Coons, Schumer, McCaskill, Klobuchar Introduce Silver Alert Bill to Help Locate Missing Seniors
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Max Baucus, Chair, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member, of the Senate Finance Committee - Clean Energy Tax Incentives Extension
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