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Lamar Alexander's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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 3, 2014 Alexander Statement on Independence Day
June 20, 2014 Alexander Resolution Celebrates June 20 as "American Eagle Day"
June 4, 2014 Letter to Vincent Gray, Mayor of the District of Columbia - Liu Xiaobo Plaza
May 12, 2014 Three Senior Republican Senators Introduce Legislation to Allow Songwriters to Receive Fair Pay
April 10, 2014 Nomination of Michelle T. Friedland to Be US Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit
April 8, 2014 Alexander Proposes National Day of Remembrance for Nuclear Workers
March 10, 2014 Additional Statements
Feb. 12, 2014 Tennessee Members Demand FAA Action
Feb. 7, 2014 Alexander: $4.3 Million Smokies History and Archive Facility Approved
Dec. 11, 2013 Alexander Introduces Bill to Include Four Tennessee Civil War Battlefields in National Park System
Aug. 28, 2013 Alexander Statement on 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" Speech
June 11, 2013 Udall, Alexander Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Honoring Patriotism, Sacrifices of Cold War Nuclear Weapons Workers
June 10, 2013 Alexander Proposes Nuclear Workers National Day of Remembrance
May 27, 2013 Alexander Statement on Memorial Day
March 7, 2013 Cantwell, Alexander Lead Introduction of Bipartisan Bill to Preserve Hanford B Reactor
Sept. 11, 2012 Alexander on Remembering Sept. 11: Start Each School Day With "Pledge Plus Three"
Aug. 3, 2012 Alexander Praises Senate Passage of Resolution Honoring Sick Nuclear Workers with a National Day of Remembrance
Aug. 2, 2012 Alexander Cosponsors Bill to End Taxation of Olympics Winners' Medals and Honorariums
July 19, 2012 Politics and Government
July 4, 2012 Alexander Statement on Independence Day
July 4, 2012 Alexander Statement on Independence Day
June 14, 2012 Alexander Cosponsors Legislation to Preserve Manhattan Project Sites as National Historical Park
May 25, 2012 Alexander Statement on Memorial Day
April 18, 2012 Restore Act
Feb. 6, 2012 Remembering Martin Luther King Jr.
Feb. 2, 2012 Recess Appointments
Sept. 9, 2011 Seven Questions About Sept. 11
Aug. 22, 2011 Vanderbilt University - Lamar Alexander Donates Pre-Senate Papers to Vanderbilt
June 17, 2011 Alexander, Roe Recognize "American Eagle Day"
June 2, 2011 Alexander, Corker Introduce Bill to Protect 20,000 Acres of Cherokee National Forest
Jan. 14, 2011 Alexander Statement on Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Oct. 5, 2010 Honoring Our Cold War Heroes
Sept. 29, 2010 Senate Passes Bunning, Udall, Alexander, Corker Resolution Honoring Sick Nuclear Workers with a National Day of Remembrance
July 30, 2010 Alexander Statement on Passing of Bill Willis
July 2, 2010 Alexander Statement Honoring Independence Day
May 28, 2010 Blount Today - Rebel Royalty
Feb. 26, 2010 Alexander Says Bill Will Grow Tennessee's $14 Billion Tourism Industry, Protect More Than 182,000 Tennessee Jobs
Oct. 21, 2009 ABC News "Top Line" - Transcript
Sept. 10, 2009 Alexander Statement on 8th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks
July 30, 2009 Roll Call - The Senator From Steinway
May 14, 2009 Senate Resolution 151--Expressing Support for a National Day of Remembrance on October 30, 2009, for Nuclear Weapons Program Workers in the Service of the People.
April 24, 2009 Alexander Joins Unanimous Senate in Support of National Civil Rights History Project
April 9, 2009 Alexander and Wamp Tour Moccasin Bend National Archaeological District
March 19, 2009 Alexander, Corker, Wamp: Green McAdoo and Trail of Tears Bills Pass Senate
Jan. 20, 2009 America: A Remarkable Country
Oct. 31, 2008 Alexander: New Center Will Help Preserve Howard Baker's Legacy for New Generation of Leaders
Sept. 19, 2008 Alexander Joins Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers in Calling for National Civil Rights History Project
Aug. 20, 2008 Alexander Honors the Courage of Governor Frank G. Clement
Aug. 8, 2008 Alexander, Corker Recognize Tennessee Olympians
July 3, 2008 Statement of U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) Honoring July 4th, 2008
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