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Lamar Alexander's Public Statements

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
May 5, 2014 Alexander Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Religious Freedom
May 1, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 30, 2014 Rubio, Senate Republicans Introduce Strategic U.S. Response To Deter Russian Aggression In Europe
April 30, 2014 Alexander Statement on Ukraine
April 29, 2014 Letter to David Michaels, Assistant Secretary of Labor of Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Grassley, Alexander Press for Update on Whistleblower Protections at OSHA
April 29, 2014 Alexander Cosponsors Legislation to Allow Keystone XL Pipeline to be Built
April 28, 2014 The Minimum Wage
April 25, 2014 Alexander: "Oak Ridge May Have Found the Solution for Out-of-Control Energy Projects"
April 22, 2014 Alexander Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Uphold Michigan Ban on Affirmative Action in College Admissions
April 21, 2014 Alexander Statement on UAW Dropping Appeal of Lost Election at Chattanooga VW Plant
April 19, 2014 The Commercial Appeal - Tennessee Sen. Alexander is Critic-in-Chief of National Labor board
April 19, 2014 Sen. Alexander Delivers Weekly Republican Address
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 17, 2014 Letter to John Thompson, Director of US Census Bureau - Alexander, Thune, Hatch Urge Census Bureau to Keep Questions on Uninsured in Order to Understand Impact of Obamacare
April 17, 2014 Letter to John H. Thompson, Director of U.S. Census Bureau - Alexander, Thune, Hatch Urge Census Bureau to Keep Questions on Uninsured in Order to Understand Impact of Obamacare
April 16, 2014 Alexander Statement on Administration Changes to Health Insurance Questions in Census Bureau's Annual Survey
April 15, 2014 The Chattanooga Times Free Press - What to Do About Tax Day
April 10, 2014 With Abuse and Overdose Rates at an All-Time High, Harkin and Alexander Announce the HELP Committee Prescription Drug Abuse Working Group
April 10, 2014 Alexander to Introduce Early Childhood Education Bill to Let States Decide How Best to Use Federal Dollars
April 10, 2014 Alexander on Resignation of Secretary Sebelius
April 10, 2014 Nomination of Michelle T. Friedland to Be US Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit
April 10, 2014 Nomination of Michelle T. Friedland to Be US Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit
April 9, 2014 Alexander Statement on "Paycheck Fairness" Vote
April 8, 2014 Alexander Proposes National Day of Remembrance for Nuclear Workers
April 8, 2014 Bog: Weekly Column by Lamar Alexander: "Wasteful Subsidies for "Big Wind'"
April 8, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed
April 8, 2014 Senate Agriculture Committee Passes Alexander, Corker Legislation to Preserve Nearly 20,000 Acres in Cherokee National Forest
April 7, 2014 Alexander Statement on Unemployment Benefits Vote
April 7, 2014 Alexander Cosponsors Legislation to Expose Government Waste
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Fight to Protect U.S. Producers Against Ridiculous EU Trade Demands on Names of Meat Products
April 3, 2014 Alexander: Extending Wind Production Tax Credit "Like Destroying Our Nuclear Ships, Replacing Them with Sailboats"
April 3, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, James Comey, and Kathy Buller - Justice for Peace Corps Volunteer who Reported Sexual Assault
April 2, 2014 Alexander: Bill to Ensure Tennessee Children Continue to Have Access to Pediatricians Trained at St. Jude Headed to President's Desk
April 1, 2014 Children's Hospital GME Support Reauthorization
April 1, 2014 Alexander: Congress Should Focus on More Flexibility for Working Parents, Not Higher Incomes for Trial Lawyers
April 1, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 27, 2014 The Washington Times: Obama's Unfair Union-Election Tilt
March 27, 2014 Alexander: "College More Affordable than Most Students Think"
March 27, 2014 Alexander Statement on Unemployment Benefits Vote
March 27, 2014 Senate, House Leaders Introduce Legislative Response to NLRB Ambush Election Rule
March 26, 2014 Alexander Statement on NLRB Decision in Northwestern Football Unionization Case
March 26, 2014 Alexander: U.S. Interior Secretary Jewell "Supportive" of Bill to Reimburse Tennessee, Other States for Reopening National Parks
March 25, 2014 McConnell, Paul, Alexander, Rogers and Whitfield Praise Decision to Restore Lake Cumberland Water Levels to 723 Feet
March 25, 2014 Alexander: Let's Rewrite "Outdated, Imprecise" Teacher Preparation Reporting Requirements in Higher Education Act
March 25, 2014 Alexander: Obamacare a "Thumb in the Eye to Our Constitution's Protections of Religious Freedom"
March 24, 2014 Alexander Votes for Financial Assistance to Ukraine
March 21, 2014 Alexander on 4th Anniversary of Obamacare: Republicans Were Right Then, and We're Right Today
March 20, 2014 Alexander Says Repealing Obamacare Medical Device Tax Would Create Memphis Jobs
March 19, 2014 Alexander: Senate Should "Start From Scratch" on Higher Education Act
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
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