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Jeff Merkley's Public Statements on Issue: Judicial Branch

Full Name: Jeffery 'Jeff' A. Merkley
Office: U.S. Senate (OR) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary; 2 Children: Jonathan, Brynne
Birth Date: 10/24/1956
Birth Place: Eugene, OR
Home City: Portland, OR
Religion: Christian
Date Title
May 21, 2014 Merkley Statement on Barron Nomination
Nov. 13, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act - Motion to Proceed - Continued
June 4, 2013 Merkley: D.C. Circuit Nominees Merit an Up or Down Majority Vote
Nov. 8, 2011 Senators Introduce Legislation Empowering States to Protect Consumers from Abusive Lending
Sept. 27, 2011 Merkley Statement on the Confirmation of Amanda Marshall as U.S. Attorney
May 11, 2011 Durbin, Reid, Menendez, 30 Others Introduce the DREAM Act
Dec. 22, 2010 Bipartisan Fix to Save Private Sector Funding for Civil Legal Services and Legal Education Clears Senate
Dec. 22, 2010 Executive Session
Dec. 21, 2010 Treaty with Russia on Measures for Further Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms--Resumed
Sept. 22, 2010 The Disc
Aug. 5, 2010 Merkley Statement on the Confirmation of Solicitor General Kagan to the Supreme Court
July 29, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Margaret A. Hamburg, M.D. Commissioner of Food and Drugs U.S. Food and Drug Administration
July 13, 2010 Merkley to Vote "Yes" on Kagan Confirmation to Supreme Court
May 10, 2010 Merkley Statement on the Nomination of Solicitor General Kagan to the Supreme Court
Oct. 6, 2009 Executive Session
Aug. 6, 2009 Merkley Statement On Confirmation Of Judge Sonia Sotomayor
Aug. 5, 2009 Nomination Of Sonia Sotomayor To Be An Associate Justice Of The Supreme Court Of The United States - Continued
July 20, 2009 Merkley Announces Intention to Vote to Confirm Judge Sotomayor
June 25, 2009 Merkley Statement On Meeting With Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor
May 26, 2009 Merkley Statement on Nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court
March 19, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Banking, Housing And Urban Affairs Committee - Modernizing Bank Supervision And Regulation
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