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John Cornyn's Public Statements

Full Name: John Cornyn
Office: U.S. Senate (TX) - Sr, Republican Assistant Minority Leader (Minority Whip)
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary March 4, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sandy; 2 Children: Danley, Haley
Birth Date: 02/02/1952
Birth Place: Houston, TX
Home City: San Antonio, TX
Religion: Church of Christ
Date Title
Disapproving a Rule Submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency Relating to the Mitigation by States of Cross-Border Air Pollution Under the Clean Air Act--Motion to Proceed
Issue Position: Energy, Agriculture & The Environment
Issue Position: The Constitution, The Senate & The Rule Of Law
Issue Position: Health Care & Retirement
Issue Position: Immigration Reform & Border Security
Issue Position: Veterans & Military Personnel
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
Issue Position: Open Government
Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility & Government Accountability
Issue Position: Crime & Law Enforcement
Issue Position: National Defense & The U.S. Military
Issue Position: The War On Terror
Issue Position: Science & Technology
Issue Position: Jobs & The Economy
Issue Position: Working For Texas
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Compassionate Conservatism
Issue Position: The 2nd Amendment
Aug. 8, 2014 Austin American-Statesman - Cornyn: Millennials Have Been Hurt Most by Sluggish Economy
Aug. 7, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Interior - Expanded Access to Federal Offshore Areas is Absolutely Vital
July 31, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Designate Pro-Russian Separatist Groups as Foreign Terrorist Organizations Under U.S. Law
July 31, 2014 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2014
July 31, 2014 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2014
July 31, 2014 Cornyn: President Admits Problem, Refuses to Act
July 30, 2014 Sen. Cornyn Introduces Bill To Strengthen Protections For Wounded Warriors From IRS
July 30, 2014 Bring Jobs Back Home Act
July 29, 2014 Cornyn: Reid's Obstruction Guarantees Border Crisis Gets Worse, Not Better
July 27, 2014 ABC "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" - Transcript: Childrens' Immigration Crisis
July 24, 2014 Bring Jobs Home Act -- Motion to Proceed
July 24, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Border Crisis
July 22, 2014 Cornyn Introduces Bill to Boost Transparency of Endangered Species Listings
July 22, 2014 Cornyn Statement On Fort Hood Memorial Groundbreaking
July 21, 2014 National Review Online - A HUMANE Border Solution
July 21, 2014 Immigration
July 16, 2014 The Houston Chronicle - Texas Must Take Urgent Action on Migrant Children Crisis
July 16, 2014 Cornyn, Cuellar Offer HUMANE Act to Solve Border Crisis
July 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Development of ICBM
July 14, 2014 Cornyn, Cuellar Offer HUMANE Act to Solve Border Crisis
July 13, 2014 Cornyn: We Cannot Sit on Our Hands and Wait
July 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Surplus Military Equipment
July 10, 2014 Border Crisis
July 10, 2014 Sen. Cornyn Introduces Measure To Ensure Concealed Carry Reciprocity
July 10, 2014 Spring Texas
July 9, 2014 Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Authorization Act - Motion to Proceed
July 9, 2014 Cornyn Response to President's Remarks in Dallas
July 9, 2014 Cornyn: President is "Tone Deaf"
July 8, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed
July 7, 2014 Border Crisis
July 2, 2014 Dallas Morning News - Obama's Deferred-Action Policy, Not Congress, Led to Illegal Crossings
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