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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
Nov. 13, 2013 Boxer, Coburn Praise house Passage of the HOPE Act
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary 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 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 HHS Haunts Taxpayers by Paying Millions to Deceased and Undocumented Individuals
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. 29, 2013 Coburn Calls Out Parochial Congress in New Oversight Report on National Park Service
Oct. 25, 2013 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary US Department of Housing and Urban Development - Sandy Recovery Effort
Oct. 23, 2013 Chairman Carper, Ranking Member Coburn Highlight Report Calling for Increased Transparency in High-Value Leases
Oct. 20, 2013 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript: Debt Limit and ACA
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - United Nations Arms Trade Treaty
Oct. 15, 2013 National Review - An Obamacare Battle We Can Win
Oct. 10, 2013 Default Prevention Act of 2013--Motion to Proceed--Continued
Oct. 9, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Oct. 8, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Oct. 7, 2013 HSGAC Senators Release Social Security Disability Fraud Report
Oct. 3, 2013 Contract From America
Oct. 3, 2013 ObamaCare Repeal Pledge
Oct. 2, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Oct. 1, 2013 Americans for Prosperity: Federal Taxpayer Protection Pledge
Sept. 30, 2013 Chairman Carper, Ranking Member Coburn Statements on USPS Default on Payment for Future Retirees
Sept. 27, 2013 Coburn Calls for Shut Down of All Wasteful Spending in Statement on CR Vote
Sept. 26, 2013 Chairman Carper, Ranking Member Coburn React to Report on Security of Nation's Information Systems
Sept. 25, 2013 Ranking Member Coburn Issues Statement on Postal Service's Rate Increase
Sept. 24, 2013 Prayer
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Electronic Health Records
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury, and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
Sept. 19, 2013 Chairman Carper, Ranking Member Coburn Continue Oversight in Wake of Navy Yard Shooting
Sept. 18, 2013 Coburn Introduces Bill to Restrict Professional Sports Leagues from Qualifying as Tax-Exempt
Sept. 18, 2013 Bennet, Coburn Amendment Reduces Government Waste by Consolidating IT Infrastructure
Sept. 18, 2013 Letter to Director Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Office of Management and Budget - Obamacare Carve-Out for Unions
Sept. 17, 2013 Coburn, Manchin Drop Bipartisan Legislation to Hold Pentagon Accountable For Financial Audit
Sept. 17, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Sept. 16, 2013 Senators Highlight GAO Report Detailing Improper Social Security Disability Insurance Payments
Sept. 12, 2013 Dr. Coburn Praises House Passage of Bill Requiring Income Verification for Obamacare Subsidies
Sept. 12, 2013 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013
Sept. 12, 2013 Chairman Carper, Ranking Member Coburn Highlight GAO Report on Duplicative IT Investments
Aug. 12, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security - Virtual Currencies
Aug. 6, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Defeating the Lord's Resistance Army
Aug. 2, 2013 Sen. Toomey Joins Sens. Coburn & Paul To Restore Constitutional Limits On Congressional Power
Aug. 2, 2013 Chairman Carper, Ranking Member Coburn Introduce Bipartisan Postal Reform Bill
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathryn Ruemmler, Counsel to the President - Obamacare Implementation
July 31, 2013 Dr. Coburn and Senator Paul Introduce Legislation to Restore Constitutional Limitations on Congressional Power
July 30, 2013 Roll Call - On the Budget, Let's Take Action Where We
July 30, 2013 Nomination of Kent Yoshiho Hirozawa to be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board -- Continued
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