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Lamar Alexander's Public Statements on Issue: Judicial Branch

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
General Nov. 4, 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 3, 2014 Alexander, Burr, Isakson to National Labor Relations Board: "Congress Never Intended for College Athletes to be Considered Employees"
May 5, 2014 Alexander Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Religious Freedom
Nov. 21, 2013 Executive Session
Nov. 21, 2013 Alexander: "The Most Dangerous and Consequential Change in the Rules of the Senate Since Thomas Jefferson Wrote Those Rules"
Nov. 20, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Nov. 12, 2013 Alexander Votes Against Obama Judicial Nominee
Oct. 30, 2013 Nomination of Katherine Archuleta to be Director of the Office of Personnel Management
June 24, 2013 USA Today - Obama Appointments Unconstitutional
April 23, 2013 Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
April 12, 2013 Alexander Calls on Senate to "Put an End to Decision-Making by Unconstitutionally Appointed Individuals" at NLRB
April 10, 2013 March 2013 Newsletter
Jan. 30, 2013 Recess Appointments
July 10, 2012 Executive Session
March 15, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - U.S. District Court Nominations
Sept. 6, 2011 Donald Nomination
May 19, 2011 Alexander Statement on Goodwin Liu
May 4, 2011 Nomination of John J. McConnell
Jan. 6, 2011 Alexander Statement on the Renomination of Kevin Sharp to the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee
Jan. 6, 2011 Alexander Statement on Renomination of Judge Donald to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Sept. 15, 2010 Executive Session
Aug. 5, 2010 Alexander Opposes Confirmation of Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court
July 23, 2010 Alexander Statement Opposing Confirmation of Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court
May 10, 2010 Alexander Statement on Nomination of Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court
April 11, 2010 Fox News "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript
April 9, 2010 Alexander Statement on Justice Stevens
March 25, 2010 Alexander Statement on the Nomination of Jerry Martin
Nov. 19, 2009 Alexander Opposes Nomination of Judge Hamilton
Nov. 17, 2009 Alexander Statement on Nomination of Judge Hamilton
July 30, 2009 Sotomayor Nomination
May 26, 2009 Alexander Statement on Supreme Court Nomination
May 12, 2009 Stakeout With Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY); Senator Judd Gregg (R-NH); and Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) Following the Weekly Senate Republican Policy Committee Luncheon
March 12, 2009 Alexander Statement on Confirmation of David Ogden as Deputy Attorney General
Aug. 25, 2008 Weekly Column of U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander - Honoring Governor Clement and the Clinton 12
Aug. 20, 2008 Alexander Honors the Courage of Governor Frank G. Clement
Aug. 15, 2008 Alexander Says Tom Anderson Will Be a Fair-Minded, Experienced Federal Judge for West Tennessee
June 26, 2008 A Victory for Common Sense and the Constitution
June 4, 2008 Senate Resolution 583--Designating June 20, 2008, as ``American Eagle Day'', and Celebrating the Recovery and Restoration of the Bald Eagle, the National Symbol of the United States
May 7, 2008 Alexander, Corker Statements On Committee Passage Of Green McAdoo Bill
April 30, 2008 Alexander, Corker Statements on Retirement of Chief Justice William M. Barker
April 10, 2008 Alexander, Corker Statements on Senate Confirmation of Tom Anderson
April 10, 2008 Executive Session
April 9, 2008 Alexander, Corker Urge Senate To Honor Tennessee School As First Desegregated Public School In The South
March 6, 2008 Alexander, Corker Statements on Senate Judiciary Committee Approval of the Nomination of Tom Anderson
March 6, 2008 Alexander, Corker Statements on Senate Judiciary Committee Approval of the Nomination of Tom Anderson
Feb. 12, 2008 Alexander, Corker Introduce Gus Puryear at Senate Judiciary Committee Nomination Hearing
Feb. 12, 2008 Alexander, Corker Introduce Gus Puryear at Senate Judiciary Committee Nomination Hearing
Oct. 24, 2007 Statement of Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) Confirmation of Judge Leslie Southwick to be U.S. Circuit Court Judge for the 5th Circuit
Oct. 19, 2007 Alexander, Corker Introduce Legislation to Honor Tennessee Civil Rights Pioneer
Oct. 11, 2007 Alexander Honors Clinton, Tennessee's Civil Rights Pioneers
June 13, 2007 Alexander Statement On Nomination Of Gus Puryear To Be U.S. District Judge For The Middle District Of Tennessee
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