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Thomas Coburn's Public Statements

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' Allen Coburn
Office: U.S. Senate (OK) - 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
Date Title
Jan. 14, 2014 New GAO Report Finds Transparency Discrepancies with IT Dashboard
Jan. 9, 2014 Letter to Michael Huerta, Administrator, Federal Aviation Administration - Drone Site Selection Decision
Jan. 8, 2014 New GAO Report Finds Agencies Failed to Fully Implement Data Breach Policies
Jan. 8, 2014 GOP Senators Express Concern Over HHS IG Report Citing Insufficient Oversight of Electronic Health Record Program
Jan. 8, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Nomination of John Roth
Jan. 8, 2014 Senators Warren, Coburn Introduce Truth in Settlements Act to Make Federal Agency Settlements More Transparent
Jan. 7, 2014 New GAO Report Finds Weaknesses with DHS's Effort to Upgrade Key Border Enforcement System
Jan. 7, 2014 Carper, Coburn Highlight New Administration Proposal to Combat Fraudulent Drug Diversion From Medicare
Jan. 7, 2014 Federal Agencies Continue Improper Payments to Deceased People
Jan. 6, 2014 Senators Highlight New Assessment on Government's Transition to Major Telecommunications Contract Program
Jan. 5, 2014 Congress Should Do Its Job and Keep the Spending Caps
Dec. 30, 2013 The Year Washington Fled Reality
Dec. 23, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez - Stop OSHA's Illegal Regulatory Actions
Dec. 22, 2013 MSNBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript: Health Care, Budget, and Iran Sanctions
Dec. 17, 2013 Coburn Releases Annual Wastebook Highlighting Most Egregious Spending of 2013
Dec. 17, 2013 FOX "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript -
Dec. 17, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Examining Physical Security for Federal Facilities
Dec. 16, 2013 Donnelly, Coburn Introduce Bill to Preserve Access to Manufactured Housing
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to United States Trade Representative, Ambassador Michael Froman, and U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack - Address Barriers to U.S. Pork Exports
Dec. 12, 2013 Sens. Toomey, Carper, Coburn, Brown Lead Bipartisan Effort To Curb Prescription Drug Abuse
Dec. 12, 2013 Shaheen, Coburn Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Limit Spending on Official Portraits
Dec. 12, 2013 Members Commend Senate Finance Committee Inclusion of PRIME Act Amendment
Dec. 12, 2013 Manchin Cosponsors Bipartisan Legislation to Eliminate Corn Ethanol Mandate
Dec. 11, 2013 Ranking Member Coburn's Statement on Nomination of Alejandro Mayorkas
Dec. 11, 2013 Nomination of Chai Rachel Feldblum to be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Dec. 10, 2013 New GAO Report Shows Agencies Can Do More to Increase Contract Savings with Reverse Auctions
Dec. 10, 2013 New GAO Report Shows Agencies Can Do More to Increase Contract Savings with Reverse Auctions
Dec. 2, 2013 Dr. Coburn's Statement on IG Report Showing Serious Weaknesses with DHS's Own Cybersecurity
Nov. 21, 2013 Boxer, Coburn Praise President Obama for Signing Bipartisan HOPE Act
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Dr. David Michaels, U.S. Department of Labor Assistant Secretary of Labor - Conduct Proper Assessment of Proposed Rule on Silica Exposure
Nov. 21, 2013 Dr. Coburn's Statement on Yellen Nomination
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Health and Human Services Secretary - Success of Obamacare Loan Program
Nov. 20, 2013 Committee Reports Secretary of DHS Nomination to Full Senate
Nov. 20, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Nov. 19, 2013 Bipartisan Amendment to Consolidate Federal IT Infrastructure, Save Taxpayer Dollars Filed to Defense Authorization Bill
Nov. 18, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 - Motion to Proceed
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Jeff Sessions and Patty Murray - Funding for Medical Research
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - New AIDS Treatment Goal
Nov. 14, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Department of the Interior - Plan to Designate National Monuments Without Congressional Approval
Nov. 13, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs - Nomination of Hon. Jeh C. Johnson to be Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Nov. 13, 2013 Boxer, Coburn Praise house Passage of the HOPE Act
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - No Union Carveouts from Obamacare
Nov. 12, 2013 Senators Burr, Coburn, Chambliss Reintroduce Public-Private Employee Retirement Parity Act
Nov. 6, 2013 Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Advances Bipartisan Bill to Consolidate Federal IT Infrastructure, Save Taxpayer Dollars
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to Daniel Werfel, Principal Deputy Commissioner for the Internal Revenue Service Potential Obamacare Subsidy Fraud; Cite Problems with Earned Income Tax Credits
Nov. 1, 2013 Senators Warn New Report Highlighting Administration's Failure to Anticipate Shortages of Health Care Providers
Oct. 31, 2013 Bennet, Coburn, Ayotte Introduce Bill to Consolidate Federal IT Infrastructure and Reduce Waste
Oct. 31, 2013 Senators Highlight New GAO Report on Security Clearances
Oct. 31, 2013 HHS Haunts Taxpayers by Paying Millions to Deceased and Undocumented Individuals
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