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John Cornyn's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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
Aug. 8, 2014 Austin American-Statesman - Cornyn: Millennials Have Been Hurt Most by Sluggish Economy
April 30, 2014 Minimum Wage Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed
March 31, 2014 Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014
March 11, 2014 Affordable Care Act
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Andres Alcantar, Chairman of the Texas Workforce Commission, and Ronald G. Congleton & Hope Andradem Commissioners of the Texas Workforce Commission - Urging Texas Participation in Pilot Program for Food Stamp Reform
Jan. 16, 2014 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Jan. 9, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
Jan. 9, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
Jan. 9, 2014 Unemployment Benefits
Jan. 8, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act -- Motion to Proceed
Jan. 7, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act -- Motion to Proceed
Jan. 7, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act -- Motion to Proceed
Jan. 6, 2014 Cornyn Calls on Obama to Abandon Failed Big-Government Policies Keeping Americans Out of Work
Jan. 6, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act -- Motion to Proceed
Dec. 10, 2013 Nomination of Melvin L. Watt to Be Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency - Continued
Nov. 5, 2013 Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathryn Ruemmler, Counsel to the President - Obamacare Implementation
July 10, 2013 Keep Student Loans Affordable Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
May 8, 2013 Unanimous Consent Request - H. Con. Res. 25
April 1, 2013 Gov. Perry, Sen. Cornyn, Sen. Cruz: Texas Stands Firm Against Medicaid Expansion
Jan. 31, 2013 The Economy
July 16, 2012 Disclose Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
May 17, 2012 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader
May 17, 2012 Letter to Leader Reid
April 23, 2012 Cornyn Statement on Social Security and Medicare Trustees Report
March 4, 2011 - Sen. Cornyn Statement On February Jobs Report
Feb. 17, 2011 Cornyn Statement on the Second Anniversary of the Failed Stimulus
Dec. 3, 2010 Cornyn Statement on November Unemployment Report
Nov. 29, 2010 Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
July 20, 2010 Cornyn Statement On The Extension of Unemployment Benefits
July 2, 2010 Cornyn Statement On The June Jobs Report
March 25, 2010 Cornyn: Obamacare Expands Medicaid Program Wrought With Waste, Fraud & Abuse
Nov. 6, 2009 Sen. Cornyn Statement On Unemployment Rate Rising To 10.2 Percent
Oct. 2, 2009 Sen. Cornyn Statement On 26-Year High Unemployment Rate
Sept. 30, 2009 Sen. Cornyn Offers Amendment To Prevent Medicaid Fraud & Abuse
May 5, 2009 Cornyn & Martinez Team Up To Stop Fraud in Medicare & Medicaid
Feb. 13, 2009 Stimulus Package Report
Jan. 30, 2008 Economic Stimulus
Dec. 3, 2007 MyWestTexas.com - Cornyn, THHSC Head Boost Kids' Insurance
Oct. 26, 2007 Cornyn Renews Call for Bipartisan SCHIP Solution
Oct. 5, 2007 Cornyn Co-Sponsors Kids First Bill to Provide Responsible SCHIP Expansion
April 18, 2007 Court Security Improvement Act Of 2007
March 22, 2007 Cornyn Introduces Measure To Curb Entitlement Spending, Reduce Debt
March 15, 2007 Cornyn Proposes Amendment To Reform Runaway Entitlement Spending
March 8, 2007 Sen. Cornyn Co-Sponsors Bill To Protect Child Support Collection Efforts
March 7, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Feb. 1, 2007 Cornyn Backs Minimum Wage Increase That Includes Critical Small Business Protections
Jan. 25, 2007 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007
Jan. 24, 2007 Cornyn: Protection For Small Businesses Needed For Minimum Wage Increase
Dec. 22, 2006 Texas Times Weekly (Congress, Then and Now)
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