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Mark Kirk's Public Statements

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
April 23, 2014 Kirk Joins with Local Illinois Brewers to Encourage Business Growth
Feb. 10, 2014 In Advance of Valentine's Day, Kirk and Davis Call to End Job-Crushing Federal Sugar Program
Oct. 31, 2013 On Halloween, Shaheen & Kirk Highlight Need to Reform Sugar Industry's Sweet Deal
Feb. 14, 2013 Shaheen-Kirk Sugar Reform Act will Save Consumers Money, Lower Price Support Levels
Oct. 19, 2011 Blog: Sugar Policy Bitter for Consumers, Manufacturers
Oct. 19, 2011 The U.S. Sugar Program: A Trick on Consumers and a Treat for the Sugar Industry
April 17, 2008 Kirk Bill Offers Thoughts on Food
March 6, 2008 Hearing of the State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - The Emergency Supplemental Request for Iraq and Afghanistan
Nov. 20, 2007 Fox News Channel - USAID Inadvertently Funneled American Tax Dollars to Terror Related Groups
Nov. 4, 2007 Kirk Outlines Food and Product Safety Legislation Needed After Mission to China
Aug. 7, 2007 Kirk: "Bipartisan legislation needed to protect American families from dangerous toys and food produced in China."
May 2, 2007 Smoke-Free Illinois
March 22, 2007 Congressman Attaches Aid for Spinach Farmers in War Spending Bill
March 14, 2007 Rep. Urges Probe of Gaza University
March 8, 2007 Kirk Calls for Inspector General Investigation of U.S. Aid to Islamic University in Gaza USAID Administrator Tobias Agrees to Launch Probe
Oct. 13, 2006 Blog: Nobel Peace Prize
Sept. 27, 2006 Supporting Legislation to End the Genocide in Darfur
Feb. 14, 2006 Kirk Commissioned Commerce Department Report Reveals 10,000 Lost Jobs Because of Federal Sugar Program
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