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Lamar Alexander's Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

Full Name: Lamar Alexander
Office: U.S. Senate (TN) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary Aug. 7, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Honey; 4 Children: Andrew, Leslee, Kathryn, William
Birth Date: 07/03/1940
Birth Place: Maryville, TN
Home City: Nashville, TN
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
July 16, 2014 Alexander Cosponsors Legislation to Address Border Crisis
July 11, 2014 Weekly Column by Lamar Alexander: "Propose a Serious Plan of Action to Secure the Border"
July 10, 2014 Alexander to Obama Administration: Propose a Serious Plan to Secure the Border
July 9, 2014 Alexander: Secure the Border Now, with National Guard if Necessary
June 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Send a Clear Message to Those Crossing the Border
July 8, 2013 The Tennessean - Immigration Bill Would Add Jobs, Secure Border
June 28, 2013 The Tennessean - TN Voices Weigh in on Senate Passage of Immigration Reform Bill
June 27, 2013 Alexander Votes to Secure Border, End de Facto Amnesty
June 24, 2013 Alexander Votes for Hoeven-Corker Amendment to Secure Border
June 21, 2013 Alexander Cosponsors Corker-Hoeven Amendment to Secure Border
June 12, 2013 Alexander Cosponsors Cornyn Amendment to Strengthen Border Security
June 11, 2013 Alexander: Immigration Reform Must Secure Border, Fix Broken System
Jan. 28, 2013 Solving the Debt Problem
June 6, 2012 Growing Number of Organizations Endorse Alexander-Coons SMART Jobs Act
Jan. 25, 2012 The Hill - Praise for Tax Reform, but Skepticism from Congress on Energy, Immigration
Jan. 5, 2011 Newsletter Archive - Volume 8, Issue 1
Dec. 18, 2010 Alexander Votes Against DREAM Act
July 21, 2010 Alexander Votes to Stop Lawsuits Against Arizona Over Immigration Law
July 6, 2010 Alexander Statement on Obama Administration's Lawsuit Against Arizona
July 1, 2010 Alexander Statement on President Obama's Immigration Reform Speech
May 2, 2010 NBC "Meet The Press" - Transcript
Sept. 15, 2009 Step By Step Reform
Sept. 9, 2009 Tribute To Senator Mel Martinez
Sept. 4, 2009 Notes from the Senate Desk
July 16, 2008 Alexander, Corker, Blackburn, Cooper Push for Nashville Immigration Judge
April 10, 2008 Daily News - "Sen. Alexander Says Nashville Needs Immigration Judge"
April 10, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2009 Appropriations for the Justice Department
April 2, 2008 Upper Cumberland Daily News - "Alexander: Make English The National Language"
March 31, 2008 Weekly Column of U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN), "Removing Illegal Aliens from Nashville"
March 24, 2008 Alexander, Blackburn, Cooper Join Davidson County Officials in Announcing That Area Immigration Program Has Targeted Nearly 3,000 Illegal Immigrants for Deportation
March 9, 2008 Weekly Column of U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander - "Ending Illegal Immigration"
Feb. 29, 2008 Alexander Cosponsors Legislation to Secure the Nation's Borders and Enforce Immigration Laws
Dec. 18, 2007 Alexander, Corker Support Federal Spending Bill
Nov. 28, 2007 Wall Street Journal - English-Only Showdown
Nov. 9, 2007 Alexander, Blackburn Hail House Vote to Support English in Workplace
Nov. 8, 2007 Alexander, Corker Support Legislation Denouncing States That Issue Drivers' Licenses to Illegal Immigrants
Oct. 24, 2007 Statement of Senator Lamar Alexander Expressing Opposition to the DREAM Act
Oct. 16, 2007 Alexander Votes to Withhold Federal Police Funding from Cities that Refuse to Enforce Immigration Laws
Oct. 3, 2007 Alexander Votes to Strengthen Border Security
Sept. 27, 2007 Alexander Praises Naturalization Test Redesign
July 26, 2007 Alexander Votes For Measure To Strengthen Border Security
June 28, 2007 Alexander Votes Against Immigration Bill
June 26, 2007 Alexander Votes Against Cloture On Immigration Bill
June 22, 2007 Alexander Says He Will Vote Agaisnt Upcoming Cloture Vote On Immigration Bill
June 12, 2007 Alexander Statement On Gonzales Vote
June 10, 2007 Weekly Column of U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander June 10, 2007 "Listen to the Border State Governors"
June 8, 2007 Alexander, Corker Vote To Block Immigration Bill
June 7, 2007 Alexander Statement On Immigration Cloture Vote
June 6, 2007 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act Of 2007
June 3, 2007 Weekly Column of U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander June 3, 2007 "Immigration Priorities"
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