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Tom Udall's Public Statements on Issue: Legislative Branch

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' S. Udall
Office: U.S. Senate (NM) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jill; 1 Child: Amanda
Birth Date: 05/18/1948
Birth Place: Tucson, AZ
Home City: Santa Fe, NM
Religion: Mormon
Date Title
Issue Position: Ethics
Dec. 10, 2013 Udall: Filibuster Rule Change Reducing Senate Gridlock
Nov. 21, 2013 Honoring President John F. Kennedy
Nov. 20, 2013 Udall: Gridlock Tying up the Senate; Reform Needed Now to Make Congress Work
Nov. 20, 2013 Nominations
Nov. 12, 2013 Udall: Pattern of GOP Obstruction Signals Need for Reform to get Senate Working Again
Oct. 31, 2013 Udall Statement on Need for Reform to End Obstruction, Get the Senate Working Again
July 16, 2013 Udall Statement on Agreement to Vote on Presidential Appointments
July 15, 2013 Udall Calls for Reform to Fix Broken Senate
July 11, 2013 Udall Statement on Historic Gridlock in Washington
June 19, 2013 Bennet Proposes Effort to Fix Campaign Finance System with Constitutional Amendment
Jan. 24, 2013 Udall Statement on Senate Rules Reform Agreement
Jan. 22, 2013 Changing Senate Rules
Jan. 3, 2013 Senators Introduce Rules Resolution to Restore Senate Debate and Accountability
Jan. 2, 2013 A Most Dysfunctional Senate
Dec. 6, 2012 Blog: Senate Rules: Common Sense Reform
Dec. 3, 2012 USA Today - Tom Udall: 'Constitutional Option' will Fix Senate
Nov. 28, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 - Motion to Proceed - Resumed
Nov. 28, 2012 Reforming the Senate Rules
Feb. 18, 2011 Udall Statement on Jeff Bingaman's Decision to Retire in 2012
Jan. 27, 2011 Amending the Standing Rules and Procedures of the Senate S. RES. 8, S. RES. 10, S. RES. 21, S. RES. 28, and S. RES. 29--Continued
Jan. 26, 2011 Democratic Trio Remain Committed to Senate Rules Reform
Jan. 6, 2011 Udall, Harkin, Merkley: Rules Reform Package Gaining Support Among Senators
Jan. 5, 2011 Recognizing Our Chance for Reform
Jan. 5, 2011 Udall, Harkin, Merkley Introduce Rules Reform Package to Restore Accountability to Senate
Jan. 5, 2011 Amending Senate Rules
Dec. 27, 2010 MSNBC "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" - Transcript
Dec. 14, 2010 MSNBC "Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Dec. 6, 2010 How to Reform the U.S. Senate
Nov. 23, 2010 MSNBC "Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Sept. 22, 2010 Udall Presents "Constitutional Option' to Senate Rules Committee
July 28, 2010 Blog: Bring Accountability Back to the Senate
July 28, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Rules Committee - Legislative Proposals to Change Senate Procedures
June 23, 2010 Blog: A Hold-Up in the Senate
June 23, 2010 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration - Examining the Filibuster: Silent Filibusters, Holds and the Senate Confirmation Process
May 19, 2010 Udall, Former VP Mondale Continue Call for Senate Rules Reform
May 7, 2010 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010
April 22, 2010 Udall Argues for Constitutional Option During Senate Hearing on Filibuster Reform
April 22, 2010 Op-Ed: Making Washington Work for New Mexico
April 22, 2010 Blog: Admitting the Rules Predicament
March 11, 2010 Blog: The Will to Fix Senate Rules
Feb. 10, 2010 Blog: Snowed in by Rules
Jan. 25, 2010 Submitted Resolutions
Nov. 18, 2009 Commending Robert C. Byrd
Aug. 26, 2009 Udall Statement on Edward M. Kennedy
Nov. 4, 2008 Prepared Remarks by Senator-Elect Tom Udall (D-NM) Following His Victory in the New Mexico Senate Election
Jan. 4, 2007 First Vote Of 110th Congress: Rep. Udall Votes To Reform Ethical Standards In Washington
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Filibuster Reform and Changing the Way We Do Business in Washington
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