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John Cornyn's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Fight to Protect U.S. Producers Against Ridiculous EU Trade Demands on Names of Meat Products
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Cancel All Contracts with Russian Arms Firm
March 27, 2014 Cornyn Marks Vietnam Advocacy Day
March 25, 2014 Russia
March 24, 2014 National Review Online - How to Maximize Our Leverage with Putin
Feb. 26, 2014 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed
Feb. 24, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Portman Joins Bipartisan Group of Senators Concerned with Japanese Agriculture Tariffs in Trade Negotiations
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Help Combat Child Sexual Assault In Guatemala
Jan. 29, 2014 Ukraine
Jan. 17, 2014 Cornyn Statement On Mexico's Release Of Water To U.S.
Dec. 19, 2013 Cardin Sponsors Bill To Keep Iran Accountable
Dec. 5, 2013 Cornyn Statement on the Passing of Nelson Mandela
Nov. 21, 2013 Bipartisan Statement on Iran Sanctions
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Key Concerns Over Iran Nuclear Offer
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Highlight Key Concerns over Iran Nuclear Offer
Nov. 14, 2013 Blumenthal, Ayotte, Cornyn, Casey Introduce Bill To Update, Enhance Existing Sanctions Against Syrian Regime
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Commissioner of International Boundary and Water Commission Edward Drusina -
Nov. 5, 2013 Senators Work to Improve Human Rights in Vietnam
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - United Nations Arms Trade Treaty
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Increase Pressure on Iran
Sept. 13, 2013 Letter to Treasury Secretary Jack Lew - Russian Banks Support Assad Regime
Aug. 27, 2013 Cornyn Statement on Syria
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to General Martin E. Dempsey - Cancel All Contracts With Russian Firm Arming Assad
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Iranian Nuclear Program
July 24, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Vietnam Human Rights
June 20, 2013 Letter to the Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of State U.S. Department of State - James Foley
June 18, 2013 Cornyn Slams Latest Pentagon Contract with Russian Firm Arming Assad Regime
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
May 28, 2013 Letter to Chairwoman Landrieu and Ranking Member Coats - Opposition to Proposed Border Crossing Fee Study
May 22, 2013 Cornyn Pushes to Ban All Iranian Government Exports
May 22, 2013 Supporting Sanctions on Iran
May 14, 2013 Cornyn Files Amendment to Help Address Texas Water Shortage, Engage Mexico on Treaty Compliance
May 2, 2013 Cornyn Calls on Obama to Address Looming Water Shortage with President Nieto on Mexico Trip
April 8, 2013 Cornyn Statement on the Passing of Margaret Thatcher
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
March 15, 2013 Cornyn Renews Opposition to UN Arms Treaty, Urges the President to Oppose
Feb. 28, 2013 Graham Introduces Resolution Expressing Support for U.S.-Israeli Relationship & Concerns about Iranian Nuclear Program
Feb. 26, 2013 36 Senators Urge EU to Eliminate Loophole in Iran Sanctions
Feb. 19, 2013 Letter to US Trade Representative Ron Kirk - International Trade
Dec. 21, 2012 Cornyn, DeLauro Applaud Provision Cutting Ties with Russian Arms Dealer
Nov. 16, 2012 Bipartisan Resolution Supporting Israel Passes U.S. Senate Unanimously
Oct. 2, 2012 National Review Online - The Downside of Obama's Foreign Policy
Sept. 25, 2012 Letter to Raúl Castro, President of the Republic of Cuba - Release Alan Gross
Sept. 18, 2012 Fox News - As Middle East Rages, Obama Must Offer Real Leadership
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Vice President of the European Commission, European Union
July 19, 2012 Cornyn Responds to New Pentagon Contract with Russian Firm Arming Assad
July 18, 2012 Cornyn Works to End Russian Arms Sales to Syria
June 15, 2012 Risch, Cornyn, Durbin, Boxer, Ayotte, Gillibrand, Menendez Condemn Russian Support of Assad Regime
May 18, 2012 Cornyn Applauds House Passage of New F-16 Sales to Taiwan
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