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John Cornyn's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

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
July 9, 2014 Cornyn: President is "Tone Deaf"
July 2, 2014 Dallas Morning News - Obama's Deferred-Action Policy, Not Congress, Led to Illegal Crossings
June 18, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 - Motion to Proceed
Feb. 16, 2012 Sen. Cornyn Statement On Presentation Of $30 Million In Seized Assets To Law Enforcement Agencies
Oct. 28, 2011 Keeping Drug Cartels Away from Our Students
Oct. 28, 2011 Texans on the Front Lines of Cybersecurity
Oct. 18, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2012
Oct. 5, 2011 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Preventative Health Services Mandates
April 27, 2011 Cornyn Touts National Drug Take Back Day
Sept. 24, 2010 Letter to United States Senators
Aug. 5, 2010 Secure and Responsible Drug Disposal Act
Aug. 4, 2010 Senate Passes Cornyn-Klobuchar Bill for Safe Disposal of Medication
July 29, 2010 Committee Passes Cornyn-Klobuchar Bill for Safe Disposal of Medication
June 8, 2010 Op-Ed - Border Security Isn't Just a Border State Problem, It's a United States Problem
May 27, 2010 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2010
May 25, 2010 Cornyn Offers Amendment to Ensure the President Strengthens Border Secuirty
May 25, 2010 Cornyn Offers Amendment to Ensure the President Strengthens Border Security
May 25, 2010 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2010--Continued
May 25, 2010 Sen. Brown Announces Support for Bill to Keep Unused Prescription Drugs from Children, Teenagers
May 24, 2010 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2010
May 24, 2010 President Felipe Calderon Visit
May 20, 2010 Sen. Cornyn Statement On President Calderon's Address To Congress
April 16, 2010 Letter to Chairwoman Barbara Mikulski and Ranking Member Richard Shelby
March 17, 2010 Letter to President Barack Obama
March 12, 2010 Judiciary Committee Reaches Milestone Agreement on Drug Law Reform
June 17, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Oversight of the Justice Department
May 12, 2009 Letter to Joshua Sharfstein, M.D., Acting Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration
April 30, 2009 Hearing of the Immigration, Refugees, and Border Security Subcommittee of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Comprehensive Immigration Reform in 2009, Can We Do It and How?
April 16, 2009 The Brownsville Herald - Officials Applaud Obama's Trip to Mexico
March 26, 2009 MSNBC Interview - Transcript
March 19, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Department of Homeland Security
March 9, 2009 Fox News Channel Interview - Transcript
March 5, 2009 The Brownsville Herald - Senator Compares Drug Cartels to a Small Army
March 3, 2009 Letter to President Barack H. Obama
Feb. 21, 2009 Rio Grande Guardian - Cornyn Says He Will be Inviting Napolitano to the Texas Border Region
Oct. 14, 2008 Sen. Cornyn Joins Mayor Leppert & Local Leaders To Launch Phoenix House After-School Program For At-Risk Youth
Aug. 14, 2008 KLBJ News Radio - Cornyn Hears From Texas Police Chiefs
July 30, 2008 Cornyn: Senate's Turn To Pass Tobacco Bill, Take Important Steps To Curb Youth Smoking
July 29, 2008 Victoria Advocate - Putting the Brakes on Human Smuggling
June 10, 2008 Senate Concurrent Resolution 88--Expressing the Sense of Congress that the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) New Policy Restricting Women's Access to Medications Containing Estriol Does Not Serve the Public Interest
April 14, 2008 ColumbianFree Trade Agreement
April 14, 2008 Cornyn Urges Congress To Pass U.S. - Colombia Free Trade Agreement
Oct. 29, 2007 Star-Telegram - Keeping the Heat on
Oct. 9, 2007 Cornyn Joins Mayor Leppert, Dallas ISD in Launching District-Wide Anti-"Cheese Heroin" Poster Contest For Dallas Youth
Sept. 23, 2007 Senate Passes Bill With Cornyn Provision to Combat "Cheese" Heroin
Sept. 21, 2007 Cornyn-Backed Bill to Combat Gang Violence Passes Senate
July 31, 2007 Cornyn Welcomes National Drug Czar's Dallas Visit To Investigate Spread Of "Cheese" Heroin
July 18, 2007 Letter To The President Of the United States George W. Bush
July 6, 2007 Cornyn Highlights His Measure To Combat "Cheese" Heroin In Dallas
June 20, 2007 Cornyn Hosts Meeting With Counternarcotics Director
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