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Mark Kirk's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Mark Steven Kirk
Office: U.S. Senate (IL) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced
Birth Date: 09/15/1959
Birth Place: Champaign-Urbana, IL
Home City: Highland Park, IL
Religion: Congregationalist
Date Title
Issue Position: Education Excellence
Issue Position: Education
July 30, 2014 Kirk Supports Parental Control of Kids' Online Info
May 6, 2014 Submitted Resolutions - National Charter Schools Week
Feb. 28, 2013 Kirk, Casey Introduce Legislation to Prevent Bullying in Schools
Oct. 21, 2011 Durbin, Kirk Extend Impact Aid Funding Formula For Schools Serving The Great Lakes Naval Base
Sept. 14, 2011 Alexander, Burr, Isakson, Kirk Introduce Series of Bills to "Fix" No Child Left Behind
Aug. 2, 2011 Amending the Education Sciences Reform Act of 2002
April 13, 2011 Polis Introduces Bill to Expand Successful Charter Schools
April 13, 2011 Durbin, Kirk, Polis, Paulsen Introduce Bill to Expand Successful Charter Schools
Sept. 8, 2010 Kirk Unveils Quad Cities Agenda
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010--Continued
Oct. 14, 2009 Kirk: 401(Kids) Accounts Are Better College Savings Option
May 13, 2009 Hearing Of The State, Foreign Operations, And Related Programs Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee - The Department Of State
May 5, 2008 Kirk, Parents and Police: Delete Online Predators
Dec. 17, 2007 House Poised to Pass Impact Aid Bill
Nov. 30, 2007 Kirk: Despite Veto, Impact Aid Bill Has Bipartisan Support
Nov. 9, 2007 Pioneer Press - Big Impact on Aid
Aug. 21, 2007 Kirk Announces Student and Teacher Safety Act of 2007
Aug. 2, 2007 The Education Assessment Technical Corrections Act
July 19, 2007 Departments of Labor Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
July 18, 2007 Departments of Labor Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 11, 2007 The Suburban Agenda
March 7, 2007 The United States of the 21st Century
Feb. 28, 2007 Introduction of Kidney Disease Education Benefits Act
Jan. 31, 2007 School Impact Aid Boost Sought for North Chicago
Jan. 29, 2007 Fully Funding Impact Aid
Aug. 8, 2006 Kirk Introduces Bipartisan Education Reform Legislation
June 29, 2006 Introduction of the Education Assessment Technical Corrections Act (H.R. 5717)
June 15, 2006 The Suburban Agenda on Education, Health Care, Conservation and the Economy
May 10, 2006 The Suburban Agenda: 50-member Caucus Unveils Family-Focused Agenda for Congress
April 7, 2006 Reducing Medical Errors
March 16, 2006 Kirk Bipartisan Legislation to Save ‘Heavily Impacted' Education Impact Aid for North Chicago Schools
Feb. 1, 2006 The State of the Union
June 24, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
Feb. 28, 2005 Kirk Addresses Aviation Noise and Air Quality Symposium in Palm Springs
Jan. 26, 2005 The Government Reservation Accelerated Development for Education Act (Grade-A)
April 22, 2004 Tribute to Dr. C. Douglas Parks
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