Senator Thomas 'Tom' Allen Coburn's Public Statements


Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' Allen Coburn
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carolyn; 3 Children: Callie, Katie, Sarah
Birth Date: 03/14/1948
Birth Place: Casper, WY
Home City: Muskogee, OK
Religion: Baptist
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9/04/07 The Oklahoman - Debates in Congress Expected to Heat Up 8/23/07 American Spectator - Pork Buster in Chief 8/12/07 Alva Review-Courier - 'Most Politicians are Chicken' 8/11/07 Enid News - Coburn Shares his Goals for Congress at Enid Luncheon 8/10/07 Tahlequah Daily Press - Editorial: Healthcare Baby Steps Better than Nothing 8/09/07 The Oklahoman - How Will We Fix Crumbling U.S. Bridges? 8/08/07 Coburn Calls for Privatizing Health Care 8/03/07 Executive Session 8/02/07 Dr. Coburn Calls Ethics Bill a Landmark Betrayal 8/02/07 Legislative Transparency and Accountability Act of 2007 8/01/07 National Review Online - Individual Freedom vs. Government Control 7/31/07 Legislative Transparency and Accountability Act of 2007 7/31/07 Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2007--Continued 7/30/07 Dr. Coburn Disappointed New Ethics Bill Eviscerates Earmark Reform 7/27/07 Senate Approves Coburn Amendment Prohibiting ‘No Bid' Earmarks 7/26/07 Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007 7/26/07 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008 7/26/07 Dr. Coburn, colleagues introduce "Every American Insured Health Act" 7/24/07 Senate Approves Coburn Amendment Ensuring Federal Student Aid Dollars Fund Education, Not Lobbyists 7/23/07 Higher Edcuation Amendments of 2007 7/17/07 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services, and International .... 6/28/07 Dr. Coburn Rejects Senate Immigration Bill 6/28/07 Ethics and Lobbying Reform 6/27/07 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007--Continued 6/27/07 The Hill - Senate to Debate Immigration Overhaul Bill 6/26/07 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act 6/20/07 Dr. Coburn, Senator Carper Introduce Bill To Cut Vast Backlog of Unused Federal Properties 6/14/07 Wall Street Journal - Earmarxists 6/12/07 Letter To United States President George W. Bush 6/12/07 Dr. Coburn Releases Oversight Report on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 6/08/07 Dr. Coburn Comments On Senate Immigration Bill's Failure 6/07/07 Senate Rejects Dr. Coburn's Amendment To Secure Nation's Borders 6/07/07 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007 6/06/07 CNN Lou Dobbs Tonight-Transcript 6/06/07 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007--Continued 6/06/07 Wichita (Kansas) Eagle - Opinion: Health Care Needs Market Forces 6/05/07 The Associated Press - Taxpayer Transparency Act opposed by State Chamber 6/05/07 The Oklahoman - Republican Senator Seeks Spending "Transparency" 6/05/07 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007 6/04/07 Dr. Coburn Comments on State Taxpayer Transparency Act 6/04/07 Roll Call - Senate GOP Votes Unclear on Gonzales Motion 6/03/07 New York Times - President's Push on Immigration tests GOP's Base 5/31/07 The Advocate (South Louisiana) - Editorial: The Cost of High Earmarks 5/25/07 Dr. Coburn Says War Supplemental Bill Shows Congress' Unwillingness to Sacrifice 5/21/07 Dr. Coburn Disappointed Senate Rushing Consideration of Flawed Immigration Bill 5/18/07 Budget Leaves Door Open for Increased Tobacco Tax to Pay for Children's Health Care 5/17/07 National Review Online - There's No Defending Pork 5/15/07 Water Resources Development Act of 2007 5/15/07 Dr. Coburn Responds to an Editorial on the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) 5/15/07 Water Resources Development Act of 2007--Continued