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John Cornyn's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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
May 6, 2014 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued
April 9, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Uphold Fair Trade for US Steel Workers
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Cancel All Contracts with Russian Arms Firm
March 25, 2014 Cornyn: Sanctions Alone Aren't Enough
March 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Allow Vote on Measure to Speed Up Natural Gas Exports to Ukraine
March 25, 2014 Russia
March 24, 2014 National Review Online - How to Maximize Our Leverage with Putin
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
March 11, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Dairy Products in the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
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. 6, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Allow A Senate Vote On Iran Sanctions
Jan. 29, 2014 Ukraine
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative, and Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Open Markets for US Poultry Exports
Dec. 17, 2013 Cornyn Introduces Bill To Improve Texas Ports of Entry
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to United States Trade Representative, Ambassador Michael Froman, and U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack - Address Barriers to U.S. Pork Exports
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Highlight Key Concerns over Iran Nuclear Offer
Sept. 16, 2013 Letter to Attorney General Holder - DOJ Investigation Into Contracts With Russian Firm Arming Assad
Sept. 5, 2013 McAllen Monitor - Cornyn, Cuellar Talk Border Issues in Mission
Aug. 2, 2013 Cornyn Applauds CBP Efforts to Improve Texas Ports of Entry
July 24, 2013 GAO Releases Cornyn-Requested Report On Border Ports Of Entry
April 25, 2013 Letter to The US International Trade Commission - Urging Continuation Of Trade Penalties on Imported Rebar to Protect U.S. Jobs
April 9, 2013 New Cornyn Bill Aims To Reduce Wait at Ports of Entry
Feb. 25, 2013 The Long-Term Debt Reduction
Feb. 19, 2013 Letter to US Trade Representative Ron Kirk - International Trade
Jan. 31, 2013 Bipartisan Bill Expedites LNG Exports for NATO Allies, Japan, and Others
Jan. 30, 2013 Sen. Cornyn Introduces Bill to Encourage Public-Private Partnerships For U.S. Ports of Entry
Dec. 19, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Timothy Geithner, Secretary, Department of the Treasury
July 26, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States, and Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - UN Arms Trade Treaty
July 18, 2012 Cornyn Works to End Russian Arms Sales to Syria
June 12, 2012 Letter to Chairman Baucus, U.S. Senate Committee on Finance
June 11, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Leon E. Panetta Secretary of Defense
June 7, 2012 Cornyn, Hutchison Introduce Bill to Facilitate Critical Updates at U.S. Ports of Entry
May 18, 2012 Cornyn Applauds House Passage of New F-16 Sales to Taiwan
May 8, 2012 Letter to Chairmen Boxer and Baucus and Ranking Members Inhofe and Hatch of the House-Senate Conference Committee to Strengthen Harbor Maintenance Language
May 2, 2012 Snowe, Senate Finance Republicans Highlight Economic Priorities as U.S.-China Strategic & Economic Dialogue Set to Begin
May 2, 2012 Letter to Secretaries Geithner, Clinton, and Bryson and Ambassador Kirk
Feb. 10, 2012 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Department of Agriculture and Ron Kirk, U.S. Trade Representative Ambassador
Feb. 2, 2012 Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012
Jan. 11, 2012 26 GOP Senators Offer Bill to Stop IMF Bailouts for Europe
Dec. 16, 2011 Keystone XL Pipeline
Oct. 14, 2011 Three Bipartisan Jobs Bills
Oct. 12, 2011 United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act--Continued
Oct. 12, 2011 Cornyn Statement Following Senate Passage of Free Trade Agreements
Sept. 29, 2011 Letter to The President
Sept. 22, 2011 Cornyn Response to Senate Democrats Blocking New F-16 Sales to Taiwan
Sept. 21, 2011 Cornyn Statement on Obama Administration's Decision to Defer Sale of F-16s
Sept. 12, 2011 Cornyn, Menendez Push to Mandate Sale of F-16 Fighters to Taiwan
Aug. 4, 2011 Letter to Secretary Vilsack and Ambassador Kirk
Aug. 3, 2011 Letter to the President
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