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John Cornyn's Public Statements on Issue: Guns

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
Issue Position: The 2nd Amendment
July 10, 2014 Sen. Cornyn Introduces Measure To Ensure Concealed Carry Reciprocity
April 15, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the US - Firearm Tracking Technology
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Cancel All Contracts with Russian Arms Firm
Jan. 13, 2014 Sen. Cornyn Introduces Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act
Dec. 4, 2013 Cornyn Applauds Move to Enforce Background Checks on Texas Navigators
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - United Nations Arms Trade Treaty
Sept. 25, 2013 Sen. Cornyn Challenges Obama Administration On Unconstitutional U.N. Arms Treaty
Sept. 2, 2013 Cornyn, Carter, Williams Unveil New Bill to Support Victims of Fort Hood Shooting
Aug. 23, 2013 Cornyn Statement on Fort Hood Verdict
April 18, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013
April 17, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013 -- Continued
April 17, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013
April 14, 2013 FOX NEWS "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript - Immigration, Guns, and the Budget
April 11, 2013 Cornyn: Solutions, Not Symbolism on Gun Violence
April 11, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
April 4, 2013 Letter to Attorney General Holder and Judge Hogan - Prosecutor Safety
March 14, 2013 Sen. Cornyn Votes Against Flawed Assault Weapons Ban
March 7, 2013 Cornyn Offers Amendment to Exempt Soldiers and Veterans from Assault Weapons Ban
March 7, 2013 Cornyn: Assault Weapons Ban "Symbolism Over Substance'
Jan. 30, 2013 Cornyn Calls for Hearings on DoJ's Failure to Enforce Gun Laws
Oct. 2, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Holder
July 26, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States, and Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - UN Arms Trade Treaty
June 15, 2012 Risch, Cornyn, Durbin, Boxer, Ayotte, Gillibrand, Menendez Condemn Russian Support of Assad Regime
Feb. 22, 2012 Letter to President Barack H. Obama
Feb. 13, 2012 At CPAC, Cornyn Spells Out Holder's "Litany of Shame'
Feb. 8, 2012 National Review Online - American Guns and Mexican Violence
Dec. 7, 2011 Cornyn Response to Report that ATF Used Fast and Furious to Push for Stricter Gun Laws
Nov. 8, 2011 Cornyn Presses Holder for Answers on Fast and Furious
Nov. 5, 2011 New Fast & Furious Developments
Oct. 24, 2011 Letter to Chairman Issa and Ranking Member Grassley
Oct. 19, 2011 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript
Oct. 18, 2011 Cornyn Amendment to End "Fast and Furious' Passes with Unanimous, Bipartisan Support
Oct. 18, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2012
Oct. 17, 2011 Cornyn Introduces Amendment to Put an End to "Fast and Furious'
Sept. 29, 2011 Cornyn Response to Discovery of "Fast and Furious" Weapons in Texas
Aug. 30, 2011 Cornyn: Holder Should Ask for Resignations, Not Reassignments
Aug. 19, 2011 Lonestar Weekly: August 22
Aug. 12, 2011 Washington Times - Cornyn Demands Answers on Gun Probe
Aug. 11, 2011 Letter to Attorney General Holder
July 25, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States and Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - United Nation's Arms Treaty
May 4, 2011 Ecxecutive Session
Oct. 6, 2010 Senators to Secretary Clinton: Backdoor Gun Ban Violates Americans' Constitutional Right Cornyn Leads Bipartisan Letter to Sec. Clinton on the Sale of Antique Rifles
Oct. 6, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State, U.S. Department of State
June 28, 2010 Sen. Cornyn Statement Following the United States Supreme Court Decision in McDonald v. Chicago
June 25, 2010 Cornyn: Kagan's Record Raises Questions About Her Commitment to Second Amendment Rights
May 24, 2010 President Felipe Calderon Visit
July 22, 2009 Sen. Cornyn Statement on Senate Democrats' Defeat of Concealed Carry Amendment
June 25, 2009 Sen. Cornyn's Daily Question for Judge Sotomayor - Question 10
June 24, 2009 Press Conference With Senator Jeff Sessions; Senator Orrin Hatch; Senator Jim Demint; And Senator John Cornyn
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