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John Cornyn's Public Statements

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
July 1, 2014 Texas Times Column: Remembering the Price of Freedom on Independence Day
June 30, 2014 Cornyn Response to President's Immigration Announcement
June 30, 2014 Cornyn Statement on Hobby Lobby Supreme Court Case
June 27, 2014 Sens. Cornyn, Cruz & Rep. Thornberry Introduce Legislation To Provide Fairness, Certainty For Texas Landowners Along The Red River
June 27, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy
June 27, 2014 Cornyn: Obama "Doubling Down" on Governing by Fiat
June 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Send a Clear Message to Those Crossing the Border
June 26, 2014 Cornyn Statement on NLRB Supreme Court Decision
June 26, 2014 Executive Session
June 26, 2014 Cornyn, Rubio Resolution Calls on President to Take Action in Border Crisis
June 25, 2014 Letter to Ron Wyden, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance - Missing IRS Emails
June 25, 2014 The Amendment Process
June 25, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General, Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury, and Lee Goodman, Commissioner of the Federal Election Commission - Missing IRS Messages and Communications
June 25, 2014 Letter to Ron Wyden, Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee - Regarding an IRS Hearing
June 25, 2014 Cornyn: Voting Rights Act Amendment Ignores Texas' Progress
June 24, 2014 Cornyn Introduces Bill to Prohibit IRS Bonuses, Force Agency to Comply with Investigation
June 24, 2014 Nomination of Leon Rodriguez to Be Director of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of Homeland Security
June 24, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Groundwater Resource Management Directive
June 23, 2014 Letter to Jack Reed, Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies; and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies - Forest Management and Land Acquisition
June 20, 2014 Cornyn Statement on Administration's Response to Border Crisis
June 19, 2014 Sen. Cornyn, Rep. Cuellar Demand Answers From Obama Administration On Growing Humanitarian Crisis in South Texas
June 19, 2014 Fox News - Five Things Obama Must Do to Fix the Border Crisis
June 19, 2014 Foreign Policy
June 18, 2014 Sens. Cornyn & Cruz Commemorate Juneteenth
June 18, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Answers from HHS on Security of Unaccompanied Minors Against Traffickers
June 18, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 - Motion to Proceed
June 17, 2014 Nomination of Peter Joseph Kadzik to Be an Assistant Attorney General
June 13, 2014 Cornyn Statement Following the President's Remarks on Iraq
June 11, 2014 Expressing the Sense of the Senate on the May 31, 2014, Transfer of Five Detainees From the Detention Facility At United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
June 11, 2014 Making Continuing Appropriations During a Government Shutdown
June 10, 2014 Immigration Policies
June 10, 2014 Immigration Policies
June 9, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Investigate Evidence of Criminal Wrongdoing at VA Medical Facilities
June 9, 2014 Cornyn Statement on Release of Internal VA Audit
June 6, 2014 Cornyn Statement on D-Day
June 5, 2014 Sen. Cornyn Backs Bill To Boost Options For TX Veterans' Health Care
June 5, 2014 D-Day
June 5, 2014 Remembering the Price of Freedom on the 70th Anniversary of D-Day
June 4, 2014 Letter to Vincent Gray, Mayor of the District of Columbia - Liu Xiaobo Plaza
June 4, 2014 Nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell to Be Secretary of Health and Human Services
June 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Cap-and-Trade Rule
June 3, 2014 National Review Online - Harry Reid's Assault on Free Speech
June 3, 2014 Nomination of Sharon Y. Bowen to Be a Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission
June 3, 2014 Staying Safe this Hurricane Season
June 3, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 2, 2014 Energy Policy
June 2, 2014 Cornyn: New EPA Rule Targets Texas Consumers and Job Creators
May 30, 2014 Cornyn Statement on Sec. Shinseki's Resignation
May 29, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Calls on Obama to Direct FBI to Investigate
May 28, 2014 Following IG Report, Cornyn Calls On President To Direct FBI To Investigate VA
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