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John Cornyn's Public Statements on Issue: Campaign Finance and Elections

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
May 26, 2014 Texas Tribune's TribTalk - Nothing Threatening About Voter ID
Feb. 8, 2014 Sen. Cornyn, Secretary Berry Highlight Efforts To End Disenfranchisement Of Military Voters
Nov. 19, 2013 Cornyn Introduces Bill To End Disenfranchisement Of Military Voters
Aug. 22, 2013 Cornyn Response to Texas Voter ID Lawsuit from Justice Department
Aug. 8, 2013 Austin American-Statesman - Voter ID Protects Voter Equality
July 25, 2013 Cornyn Responds to Justice Announcement on Texas Voting Laws
July 3, 2013 Schumer, Cornyn to Introduce Legislation to Improve Voting Process for Military and Overseas Voters - Plan Would Ensure Timely Access to, and Return of Ballots from Military Service Members and their Families
May 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Complete Cooperation into IRS Investigation
April 9, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - "Current Issues in Campaign Finance Law Enforcement"
Nov. 5, 2012 Letter to Secretary Panetta
Sept. 11, 2012 Inhofe, Five GOP Senators Express Disappointment for DoD Failing to Comply to Move Act
Sept. 7, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
Aug. 30, 2012 Cornyn Response to Texas Voter ID Decision
July 11, 2012 Small Business Jobs and Tax Relief Act--Motion to Proceed
March 12, 2012 Cornyn: Voter ID Decision Purely Political
Dec. 13, 2011 Cornyn Statement Ahead of Attorney General Holder's Texas Speech
Aug. 13, 2011 Cornyn Statement on Texas Governor Rick Perry
July 19, 2011 Letter to Honorable Eric Holder
Oct. 31, 2010 ABC "This Week" - Transcript
Oct. 27, 2010 Cornyn Blasts DoJ for Lethargic Approach to Enforcing the MOVE Act
Oct. 17, 2010 FOX News "FOX News Sunday" - Transcript
Oct. 3, 2010 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript
July 27, 2010 Disclose Act
July 21, 2010 Cornyn Congratulates New President Of LULAC
May 23, 2010 NBC "Meet The Press" - Transcript
Sept. 14, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Michael B. Mukasey, Attorney General
June 14, 2009 The Washington Times - Cornyn & Begich: Safeguarding the Military Vote
May 12, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 30, 2009 MSNBC Interview - Transcript
Feb. 25, 2009 District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009
Jan. 5, 2009 Fox News - Transcript
Nov. 14, 2008 Fox News Interview - Transcript
Oct. 20, 2008 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Re: Action on Alleged ACORN Voter Registration Fraud
Sept. 21, 2008 El Paso Times - Efforts on to Make Sure Soldiers Can Cast Ballots
Sept. 18, 2008 Unanimous Consent Request -- S. 3073
Aug. 29, 2008 Congrats Gov. Palin!
Aug. 8, 2008 Texas Times Weekly - Their Votes Must Count
Aug. 1, 2008 Fox News - Senate Bill Aimed at Making Absentee Ballots from Overseas Count
July 1, 2008 Sen. Cornyn Statement On New Law Honoring Texas Civil Rights Pionee
May 22, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
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