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Daniel Coats' Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Daniel R. Coats
Office: U.S. Senate (IN) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marsha; 3 Children
Birth Date: 05/16/1943
Birth Place: Jackson, MI
Home City: Fort Wayne, IN
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: Iran
Issue Position: National Security
June 19, 2014 Coats Proposal to Prevent Recognition of Russian Sovereignty over Crimea Included in Funding Legislation
June 13, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Taliban Negotiations Concerns
June 12, 2014 Executive Session
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
May 23, 2014 Coats Proposal to Sanction Russian Arms Dealer Passes Senate Committee
May 23, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Commitment to Poland
May 15, 2014 Blumenthal, Coats, Cornyn Introduce Bill To Sanction Russian Arms Dealer
May 2, 2014 Coats, Romanian Foreign Minister Meet to Discuss Ukraine Crisis
May 2, 2014 Coats Discusses Merkel Meeting on MSNBC
May 2, 2014 Coats: Merkel Visit Highlights Need for United States, Europe to Speak with One Voice
May 1, 2014 Hoeven Cosponsors Legislation Providing Strategic U.S. Response to Russian Aggression in Europe
April 30, 2014 Coats, Senators Propose Additional Russian Sanctions
April 30, 2014 Rubio, Senate Republicans Introduce Strategic U.S. Response To Deter Russian Aggression In Europe
April 28, 2014 Coats: Obama's Sanctions Announcement Should Pave Way for More Action
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Cardin, Colleagues Ask Kerry To Urge NATO, OSCE To End All Defense Contracts With Russia
April 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Members Ask Kerry to Urge for End of Russian Defense Contracts
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
April 9, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed
April 9, 2014 Coats Introduces Bill to Prevent American Recognition of Russian Sovereignty over Crimea
April 9, 2014 Politico - Don't Recognize Russian Sovereignty Over Crimea
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Fight to Protect U.S. Producers Against Ridiculous EU Trade Demands on Names of Meat Products
March 28, 2014 Real Clear World: On Ukraine, America Must Do More
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Cancel All Contracts with Russian Arms Firm
March 25, 2014 Coats: Russia's Suspension from G-8 Only One Step That Must Be Taken
March 24, 2014 Support for the Sovereignty, Integrity, Democracy, and Economic Stability of Ukraine Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed
March 24, 2014 Coats Introduces Amendment to Sanction State-Owned Russian Arms Dealer
March 20, 2014 CNN - On Ukraine, More Must Be Done
March 20, 2014 New York Times - On Russia's List for Sanctions, and Proud of It
March 17, 2014 Indianapolis Star - Why Hoosiers Should Care About Ukraine
March 11, 2014 Durbin-Coats Resolution Passes Senate
March 6, 2014 Letter to Joseph S. Blatter, President, Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) - Suspend Russia's World Cup Participation
March 6, 2014 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript: Ukraine Crisis
March 5, 2014 Coats Introduces Resolution to Isolate, Punish Russia
March 4, 2014 Ukraine Crisis
Feb. 27, 2014 Iran
Dec. 6, 2013 Coats Column - America's Major Policy Shift on Iran
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Senator Menendez and Senator Corker - Iran Agreement
Nov. 26, 2013 Coats Urges Strict Congressional Oversight of Iran Nuclear Deal
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - United Nations Arms Trade Treaty
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Increase Pressure on Iran
Aug. 31, 2013 Coats Statement on President's Request for Authorization to Use Military Force in Syria
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Iranian Nuclear Program
June 20, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of U.S. Department of State - U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue
June 17, 2013 Coats Discusses Syria's Civil War on FOX News
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
May 22, 2013 Supporting Sanctions on Iran
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