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Daniel Coats' Public Statements

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
May 12, 2014 Coats Says VA Must Make Sweeping Changes
May 9, 2014 Coats Praises Appointment of Susan W. Brooks to Benghazi Special Committee
May 9, 2014 Letter to John A. Koskinen, Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service - Regarding Tax Fraud Affecting Hoosier Physicians
May 7, 2014 Coats: Cybersecurity is Top National Security Risk
May 7, 2014 Coats Asks Fed Chair About Small Business Growth
May 6, 2014 Coats Praises Supreme Court Ruling that Legislative Prayer is Constitutional Right
May 6, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader and Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader, United States Senate, John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader, United States House of Representatives - Congressional Earmarking Moratorium
May 6, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Universal Service of Advanced Communications
May 6, 2014 Coats Praises Evansville, Fort Wayne American Airlines Expansions
May 5, 2014 Job Creation
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 Rubio, Senate Republicans Introduce Strategic U.S. Response To Deter Russian Aggression In Europe
April 30, 2014 Dean of IU's SPEA Testifies Before JEC at Coats' Request
April 30, 2014 Coats, Senators Propose Additional Russian Sanctions
April 30, 2014 Coats Statement on Minimum Wage Vote
April 28, 2014 Coats: Obama's Sanctions Announcement Should Pave Way for More Action
April 24, 2014 Coats Column: Help Hoosier Community Banks, Credit Unions
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 15, 2014 Coats on Tax Day: Reform Desperately Needed
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 10, 2014 Coats Introduces Bill to Help Hoosier Community Banks, Credit Unions
April 9, 2014 Politico - Don't Recognize Russian Sovereignty Over Crimea
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
April 9, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed
April 9, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Uphold Fair Trade for US Steel Workers
April 9, 2014 Coats Introduces Bill to Prevent American Recognition of Russian Sovereignty over Crimea
April 7, 2014 Coats Opposes Extension of Unemployment Insurance Benefits
April 7, 2014 Unemployment Extension
April 4, 2014 Letter to Lawrence Strickling, Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information, National Telecommunications and Information Administration - Answers from Administration on Internet Transition
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
April 2, 2014 Coats to GM CEO: "Hopefully you become the face of the solution."
April 1, 2014 Coats: Unemployment Benefits Bill Fails to Provide Necessary Reforms
April 1, 2014 FOX "Your World with Neil Cavuto" - Transcript: Affordable Care Act Enrollment
April 1, 2014 Unemployment Extension
March 31, 2014 Chronicle Tribune: Freeing Hoosier Job Creators
March 31, 2014 Coats: Obamacare Website Problems Again Show Need for Individual Mandate Delay
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 26, 2014 Coats: Deadlines, Red Lines Do Not Matter to President
March 25, 2014 Coats: Russia's Suspension from G-8 Only One Step That Must Be Taken
March 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Allow Vote on Measure to Speed Up Natural Gas Exports to Ukraine
March 24, 2014 Coats Introduces Amendment to Sanction State-Owned Russian Arms Dealer
March 24, 2014 Support for the Sovereignty, Integrity, Democracy, and Economic Stability of Ukraine Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed
March 21, 2014 Letter to US Army Corps of Engineers, Chicago District - Asian Carp
March 20, 2014 New York Times - On Russia's List for Sanctions, and Proud of It
March 20, 2014 CNN - On Ukraine, More Must Be Done
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