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Richard Blumenthal's Public Statements on Issue: Guns

Full Name: Richard Blumenthal
Office: U.S. Senate (CT) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cynthia; 4 Children
Birth Date: 02/13/1946
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Greenwich, CT
Date Title
July 7, 2014 Gun Violence
July 2, 2014 Blumenthal Shops At Target To Commend Corporation On New No-Guns Policy
June 25, 2014 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript: Mental Health Requirements in Gun Sales and VA Scandal
June 19, 2014 Lori Jackson Domestic Violence Survivor Protection Act
June 17, 2014 Markey Joins Blumenthal On Legislation To Protect Domestic Violence Survivors From Gun Violence
June 13, 2014 Letter to Matthew Shay, President & CEO of the National Retail Federation - Gun Violence
June 9, 2014 Letter to John Mulligan, Interim President and CEO of Target Corporation - Ban Loaded Firearms Sales
May 27, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Isla Vista Shooting
April 1, 2014 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Cancel All Contracts with Russian Arms Firm
March 5, 2014 Murphy, Blumenthal Statement on Changes to Facebook and Instagram Policies to Curb Gun Sales
Jan. 16, 2014 Blumenthal, Murphy Applaud Gun Violence Prevention Provisions In Omnibus Appropriations Bill
Jan. 3, 2014 Murphy, Blumenthal Statement on Executive Actions to Strengthen Federal Background Check System
Dec. 10, 2013 Murphy, Blumenthal, Esty Statement on New Federal Investment in Mental Health Services
Dec. 9, 2013 Murphy, Blumenthal Statement on Senate Renewal of Federal Ban on Plastic Guns
Nov. 25, 2013 Blumenthal Statement on Newtown Tragedy Report
Nov. 1, 2013 CTPost - Lawmakers Urge Expanded Background Checks
Sept. 18, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On Starbucks' New Gun Policy
Sept. 17, 2013 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013
Aug. 29, 2013 Blumenthal, Murphy Statement On New Executive Actions To Reduce Gun Violence
Aug. 26, 2013 Blumenthal Reiterates Calls For Further Strengthening Animal Fighting Laws After 367 Animals Are Rescued, 10 Suspects Arrested In Multi-State Dog Fighting Raid
June 13, 2013 Blumenthal Statement Marking Six-Month Anniversary Of Sandy Hook Tragedy
June 13, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act--Continued--
April 18, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013
April 17, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013
April 17, 2013 Blumenthal, Murphy to Advocate for Amendment to Ban High-Capacity Magazines
April 17, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013 -- Continued
April 16, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013
April 15, 2013 Gun Safety
April 11, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013--Motion to Proceed
April 11, 2013 Murphy, Blumenthal Statement on Toomey-Manchin Proposal
April 11, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013--Motion to Proceed
April 10, 2013 Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013--Motion to Proceed
April 4, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On Sandy Hook Promise Letter to US Senators
April 3, 2013 Senator Blumenthal Issues Statement On Connecticut Vote on Bipartisan Common Sense Gun Violence
March 31, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript - Gun Safety
March 28, 2013 NBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript - Gun Safety
March 28, 2013 Senator Blumenthal Issues Statement Regarding Guns and Ammunition Revealed in Lanza Home Search Warrants
March 25, 2013 Letter to Wayne LaPierre, Executive Vice President of the NRA - Stop Robocalling Newtown Families
March 20, 2013 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript - Gun Control
March 19, 2013 Blumenthal Issues Statement Regarding Progress on Gun Violence Legislation
March 15, 2013 Senator Blumenthal, Middletown Officials, Education Advocates Discuss School Safety Needs, Support School Safety Enhancement Act
March 14, 2013 Blumenthal Statement on Senate Judiciary Committee's Approval of Assault Weapons Ban Legislation
March 12, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013 - Motion to Proceed - Continued
March 12, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On Senate Judiciary Committee's Approval Of School Safety, Background Check Bills
March 7, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On Senate Judiciary Committee's Bipartisan Approval Of Legislation To Combat Gun Trafficking
March 4, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On Bipartisan Senate Gun Trafficking Legislation
Feb. 22, 2013 Blumenthal Issues Statement In Response To Mississippi Legislator's Call For Gun Manufacturers To Move Out Of Connecticut
Feb. 14, 2013 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Gun Control
Feb. 13, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On President Obama's State Of The Union Address
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