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John Cornyn's Public Statements on Issue: Legislative Branch

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
July 27, 2014 ABC "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" - Transcript: Childrens' Immigration Crisis
June 25, 2014 The Amendment Process
Aug. 6, 2013 Enzi, Barrasso Defend Legislative Prayer
July 9, 2013 Keep Student Loans Affordable Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
July 8, 2013 Unleashing Opportunities
June 24, 2013 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Immigration Bill
Feb. 11, 2013 Cornyn Statement on Violence Against Women Act
June 20, 2012 Cornyn Response to Executive Privilege Claim
June 18, 2012 USA Today - Maine Candidate: Don't Assume Party Affiliation
Feb. 2, 2012 Senate Adopts Leahy, Cornyn Anti-Corruption Amendment To STOCK Act
Feb. 2, 2012 Senate Adopts Cornyn Anti-Corruption Amendment to STOCK Act
Dec. 20, 2011 Cornyn: Both Chambers Should Do Their Job
March 28, 2011 Cornyn Statement on Reports that Obama Administration Political Appointees are Screening and Blocking FOIA Requests
March 16, 2011 SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2011
Aug. 10, 2010 Cornyn Statement on the Tragic Death of Former Senator Stevens
March 31, 2010 Sen. Cornyn Statement On Sen. Hutchison's Decision To Stay In The Senate
Dec. 24, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Support Conrad-Gregg Fiscal Task Force Legislation
Oct. 8, 2009 Sen. Cornyn Backs Legislation That Would Change Senate Rules To Require 72-Hour Waiting Period
Aug. 26, 2009 Sen. Cornyn Statement On Senator Ted Kennedy
July 9, 2009 Sen. Cornyn's Daily Question for Judge Sotomayor Question 19
May 1, 2009 Letter to Senator Charles Schumer, Chairman and Senator Bob Bennett, Ranking Member, Committee on Rules and Administration
April 7, 2009 MSNBC "Morning Joe" - Transcript
Jan. 8, 2009 Fox News "Fox & Friends" - Transcript
Nov. 18, 2008 Stakeout Media Availability with Senator Mitch Mcconnell (R-KY), Senate Minority Leader; Senator Jon Kyl (R-AZ); Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN); Senator John Cornyn (R-TX); Senator John Ensign (R-NV); and Senator John Thune (R-SD), Following a Conference
Dec. 18, 2007 Cornyn Bill to Expand Open Government Passes Congress
Nov. 6, 2007 Cornyn: Attorney General Nominee Deserves Swift Confirmation Vote by Full Senate
April 12, 2007 Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell
Jan. 18, 2007 Cornyn Statement On Passage Of Ethics Reform Bill
Jan. 11, 2007 Cornyn Seeks Greater Transparency In Legislative Process
Jan. 8, 2007 Cornyn Seeks Bipartisan Action On Lobbying & Ethics Reform
June 24, 2005 Freedom Of Information Act Exemptions
March 10, 2005 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 24, 2005 Nominations
Sept. 28, 2004 Rep. Thornberry's 'A Wise Choice' for Intelligence Panel, Cornyn Says
July 14, 2004 Order of Procedure
June 12, 2004 Austin American-Statesman - Amending the Constitution: A Process That Lets the People Speak
Feb. 6, 2004 Cornyn Reaches Another Senate Benchmark
Dec. 23, 2003 Letter to Librarian of Congress James H. Billington
Nov. 14, 2003 Update from U.S. Senator John Cornyn
Nov. 12, 2003 Prayer
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