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Mark Kirk's Public Statements on Issue: Guns

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: Fighting Crime and Illegal Drugs
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Cancel All Contracts with Russian Arms Firm
Oct. 22, 2013 Kirk to Springfield: Help Local Law Enforcement Keep Violent Gang Members Off The Streets
Sept. 20, 2013 Senator Kirk Statement on Back of the Yard's Shooting
April 17, 2013 Statement from Senator Kirk on the Senate Vote on Public Safety & Second Amendment Rights Protection Act
April 17, 2013 Statement from Senator Kirk on Meeting with Newtown Families Affected by Gun Violence
March 8, 2013 Kirk-Durbin Straw Purchasing / Gun Trafficking Bill Passes Senate Judiciary Committee
March 7, 2013 Senator Kirk Statement on Legislation to Make Gun Trafficking a Federal Crime
March 6, 2013 Kirk, Manchin Continue Bipartisan Negotiations on Criminal Background Checks
March 4, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Feb. 13, 2013 Statement from Senator Mark Kirk on Meeting with Families Affected by Gun Violence
Feb. 12, 2013 Senator Kirk Statement on President's State of the Union Address
Jan. 30, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 30, 2013 Senators Kirk and Gillibrand Introduce First Bipartisan Gun Safety Bill of New Congress
May 12, 2009 Hearing Of The Homeland Security Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee- Homeland Security Department
Aug. 17, 2008 Kirk And NY Mayor Bloomberg: Action Needed To Remove Illegal Guns From Our Streets
July 31, 2008 Kirk, McCarthy, Shays, Castle and N.Y. Mayor Bloomberg: Close the Gun Dealer "Fire Sale" Loophole
June 12, 2008 Reauthorize the Assault Weapon Ban
April 19, 2008 Kirk Urges Crackdown on Illegal Guns
April 19, 2008 Seeking to Close Gun Sale Loopholes
April 18, 2008 Kirk, Federal and Local Officials Target Illegal Guns
Nov. 27, 2007 Daily Herald - Gun Control Not a Partisan Issue for Some Lawmakers
Sept. 19, 2007 Kirk Applauds Police Chiefs' Gun and Gang Safety Report
April 17, 2007 Violence at Virginia Tech
Jan. 23, 2007 Bipartisan Task Force Against Illegal Guns
Sept. 19, 2006 Student and Teacher Safety Act of 2006
July 11, 2005 Fight Poverty, Not Colombia
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