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John Cornyn's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 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
April 23, 2014 The Houston Chronicle - Cornyn: It's Time for Sexual Assault Victims to Find Justice in U.S.
April 22, 2014 Dallas News - Cornyn Seeks to Ease Backlog of Untested Rape Kit Exams
April 10, 2014 Cornyn Calls For Immediate Passage of Legislation to Help End Rape-Kit Backlog
April 8, 2014 Fort Hood Shooting
April 2, 2014 Cornyn Statement on the Shooting at Fort Hood
April 1, 2014 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014
March 28, 2014 Leahy & Cornyn Introduce Sweeping Forensics Reform Legislation
March 24, 2014 Kirk, Cornyn Target Gangs that Target Children
March 10, 2014 Cornyn Supports Victims Protection Act
March 6, 2014 Cornyn, Whitehouse Prison Reform Bill Approved by Judiciary Committee
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Help Combat Child Sexual Assault In Guatemala
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the US - Colleagues Demand Answers from DOJ on Aaron Swartz Case
Dec. 9, 2013 Cornyn Introduces Federal Prison Reform Based on the Texas Model
Nov. 19, 2013 Cornyn Introduces Bill to Combat Sex Trafficking
Nov. 19, 2013 Klobuchar, Cornyn, Heitkamp, Kirk Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Crack Down on Sex Trafficking
Oct. 31, 2013 Cornyn Bill to Protect Victims of Sexual Assault Passes Judiciary Committee
Sept. 20, 2013 Austin American-Statesman - Cornyn unveils law to ban "murderabilia'
Sept. 2, 2013 Cornyn, Carter, Williams Unveil New Bill to Support Victims of Fort Hood Shooting
Aug. 20, 2013 The Killeen Daily Herald - Fort Hood Shooting Victims, Families Deserve Full Compensation, Benefits
Aug. 2, 2013 San Antonio Express-News - Someone to Speak For and Protect Sexual Assault Victims
July 31, 2013 Cornyn: Jones Nomination Indicates Reckless Behavior Rewarded In Obama White House
July 25, 2013 Cornyn, Poe and Granger Introduce Legislation to End Sex Trafficking Demand
July 24, 2013 Bipartisan and Bicameral Coalition Introduce Legislation to End Sex Trafficking Demand
May 22, 2013 San Antonio Express-News - Military Strength Depends on Stopping Sexual Assaults
May 22, 2013 Klobuchar, Cornyn Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Seniors from Neglect and Abuse by Guardians
April 18, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013
April 17, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013
April 16, 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings
April 14, 2013 FOX NEWS "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript - Immigration, Guns, and the Budget
April 11, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
April 11, 2013 Cornyn: Solutions, Not Symbolism on Gun Violence
April 10, 2013 After Kaufman County Killings, Cornyn Introduces Bill to Improve Prosecutor Safety
April 9, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
April 9, 2013 Cornyn Extends Sympathies to Victims of Lone Star College Stabbing
March 21, 2013 Letter to Chairman Charles Schumer - Hearings on ICE Detainee Releases
March 7, 2013 Cornyn Bill to Eliminate Nationwide Rape Kit Backlog Signed Into Law
March 6, 2013 Cornyn Questions Holder Over Death of Reddit Co-Founder Aaron Swartz
March 1, 2013 Cornyn, Blumenthal, Carter, Maloney Introduce Bill to Fight Human Trafficking
March 1, 2013 Reps. Maloney & Carter Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Fight Human Trafficking
Feb. 28, 2013 Cornyn Bill to Fight Nationwide Rape Kit Backlog Passes Congress
Feb. 11, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act
Feb. 7, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Jan. 23, 2013 Bipartisan SAFER Act Introduced in House and Senate
Jan. 17, 2013 Letter to the Honorable Eric Holder, Attorney General - Freedom of Information Act and Justice Department
Dec. 14, 2012 Protecting Our Children
Oct. 5, 2012 Lawmakers Demand Action from Former Village Voice Execs
Sept. 20, 2012 Bennet, Cornyn Laud Committee Passage of SAFER Act
Sept. 20, 2012 Judiciary Committee Approves SAFER Act
Sept. 19, 2012 Star-Telegram -
Aug. 2, 2012 Klobuchar, Cornyn, Leahy Legislation to Help Police Find Missing Children Clears Senate Committee
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