Senator Timothy 'Tim' M. Kaine's Public Statements

Office: U.S. Senate (VA) - Jr, Democratic
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Issue Position: Start Strong Initiative Issue Position: Renew Virginia 11/24/15 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Gun Violence 11/24/15 Letter to Majority Leader McConnell and Speaker Ryan - Denying Firearms and Explosives to Dangerous Terrorists 11/18/15 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller of the United States - Gun Safety 11/11/15 Letter to His Excellency, Nicolas Maduro, President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela - Calling for Transparent and Democratic Legislative Elections in Venezuela 11/09/15 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Prioritize Strengthened MOU With Israel 11/05/15 Kaine Introduces Bill To Help Prevent Opioid Overdose Deaths 11/04/15 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Protect Inmates From Predatory Practices With Prepaid Prison "Release' Cards 11/04/15 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Continue Federal Support for Port of Va.'s Craney Island Project 11/04/15 Letter to Eric Fanning, Acting Under Secretary of the Army, and General Mark Milley, U.S. Army Chief of Staff - Investigation Into Wrongful Discharge Of Servicemembers With Mental Health Disorders 11/03/15 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator, and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works - Clarify Key Measures Of The Clean Water Rule 11/03/15 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Prison Prepaid Cards 11/02/15 Following Calls From Warner & Kaine, President Obama Bans The Box On Federal Job Applications 10/30/15 Kaine Statement on Announcement of U.S. Forces to Syria 10/30/15 Kaine Statement On Passage Of Bipartisan Budget Act 10/29/15 Letter to Ashton Carter, Secretary of Defense - Servicemembers Deserve Financial Protection During Deployment 10/29/15 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader and Harry Reid, Senate Minority Leader - Save Perkins Loan Program 10/28/15 Kaine: Expanding U.S. Role in Fight against ISIL Demands Congressional Debate and Vote on AUMF 10/28/15 Kaine Joins Colleagues To Introduce "No Check, No Sale" Bill To Close Background Check Loophole 10/27/15 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of Labor - Speed Up H-2B Visa Process 10/27/15 Kaine Statement On Bipartisan Budget Deal 10/26/15 Letter to Carolyn W. Colvin, Acting Commissioner of the Social Security Administration and Loretta Lynch, Attoney General - Lawmakers Call on Social Security Administration to Treat Same-Sex Marriages Equally 10/26/15 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Acting Commissioner of the Social Security Administration, and Loretta Lynch, Attorney General - Implement Supreme Court Marriage Equality Decisions 10/21/15 Warner, Kaine Announce Nearly $1 Million In Funding For Behavioral Health Clinics In Virginia 10/19/15 Richmond Times-Dispatch - No more time to waste in building diplomatic security training facility at Fort Pickett 10/16/15 In Norfolk, Kaine Discusses Criminal Justice Reform With Law Enforcement & Reentry Program Directors 10/16/15 Letter to Pat Roberts, Chairman, and Debbie Stabenow, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Agriculture - Improvements to Childhood Nutrition Program 10/15/15 Kaine Statement On Afghanistan 10/15/15 In Richmond, Kaine Joins Ex-Offenders For Roundtable Discussion On Criminal Justice Reform 10/15/15 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Did Iranian Ballistic Missle Test Violate International Ban? 10/15/15 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services, and Thomas Perez, Secretary of Labor - Full Implementation of Mental Health Parity Law 10/09/15 Senators Baldwin, Kaine, Portman, Capito Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Create CTE Teacher Residency Programs 10/08/15 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions 10/07/15 Following Senate & House Passage, Kaine Hails Wins For Virginia In Annual Defense Bill 10/06/15 Warner, Kaine Announce More than $777,000 in Farm Bill Funding to Increase Access to Locally-Grown Food 10/05/15 Letter to Thad Cochran, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Barbara Mikulski, Vice Chairwoman, Lindsey Graham, Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Subcommittee, and Patrick Leahy, Subcommittee Ranking Member - Immediate Emergency Funding to Increase U.S. Humanitarian Support for Syria, Capacity for Refugee Admissions 10/02/15 Letter to Leader McConnell, Speaker Boehner, Majority Whip Cornyn, Majority Leader McCarthy, and Chairmen Grassley, Chaffetz, Goodlatte, and Upton - Political Nature of GOP Planned Parenthood Oversight 10/02/15 Warner, Kaine Praise $17.5 Million in Grants to Expand Access to Preschool in Virginia 10/01/15 Letter to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy - Plan to Address Impacts of Workload Fluctuations at Hampton Roads Shipyards 9/30/15 Kaine Statement On Russian Airstrikes In Syria 9/30/15 Manchin, Warner, Kaine Introduce Sweeping Reforms to Black Lung Benefits Program 9/30/15 Kaine Statement On Vote To Avert A Government Shutdown 9/30/15 Warner, Kaine Announce More than $1.6 Million in DOJ Funding to Improve Virginia Drug Court Services 9/28/15 Letter to Lamar Alexander, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions, and Patty Murray, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions - College Students 9/28/15 Warner, Kaine Announce $450,000 In DOJ Funding For Sexual Assault Prevention Initiatives In Williamsburg 9/25/15 Letter to The Honorable John Kerry - Disappearance of 43 Students in Mexico 9/24/15 Warner, Kaine on WMATA Corrective Action Plan 9/23/15 Kaine Pushes For Expanded Access To Federal Student Loans To Increase Postsecondary Education Affordability 9/22/15 Kaine Statement On Vote Against Federal Abortion Ban