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Mark Kirk's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
March 6, 2014 GOP Senators Announce Fully Paid-for, Five-Month Unemployment Insurance Proposal
Feb. 25, 2014 Kirk Praises $70 Million DOD Grant for Development of Illinois Design Labs
Dec. 2, 2013 Kirk Statement on Illinois Pension Deal
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. 14, 2013 Senators Coons, Kirk Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Create a National Manufacturing Strategy
Nov. 14, 2013 Lipinski's American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act Introduced in Senate
Nov. 7, 2013 Senate Passes Kirk-Sponsored Employment Non-Discrimination Bill
Nov. 7, 2013 Bipartisan Group Aims to Improve Job Opportunities for Vets
Nov. 4, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Senators: It's Time to Pass ENDA
Nov. 4, 2013 Senator Kirk Statement on Employment Non-Discrimination Act
Nov. 4, 2013 Executive Session
April 25, 2013 Merkley, Kirk, Polis, Ros-Lehtinen Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation to End Workplace Discrimination
May 25, 2012 USAID Vets-Hiring Review, Support for Israel, Top Kirk Priorities Included in State-Foreign Ops
May 10, 2012 Letter to Chairman Harkin and Ranking Member Enzi
Feb. 1, 2012 Senators Blumenthal, Kirk Introduce Expanded Pension Revocation Amendment to STOCK Act
April 14, 2011 Merkley, Kirk, Harkin, Collins Introduce Legislation to End Workplace Discrimination
July 31, 2007 Kill Congressional Pensions for Felons
June 25, 2007 Kirk: A Suburban Tax Increase Should Not Be Used to Bail Out the CTA Pension Fund
June 22, 2007 CNSNews.com - Congress May Revoke Pensions for Disgraced Members
March 1, 2007 Secret Ballot Ban
Jan. 22, 2007 Pension Killing Bill Falls Short
June 13, 2006 Suburban Agenda Moving Forward
March 3, 2006 Il Congressional Coalition Demands Answers on FAA's Plan to Relocate 100 Workers from Des Plaines to Texas
Feb. 15, 2006 Blog - Fareed Zakaria is Right
Feb. 14, 2006 Kirk Commissioned Commerce Department Report Reveals 10,000 Lost Jobs Because of Federal Sugar Program
Dec. 14, 2005 Kirk Introduces Legislation to Strip Congressional Pensions from Members of Congress Convicted of Felonies
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