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Mitch McConnell's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Mitch McConnell
Office: U.S. Senate (KY) - Sr, Republican Minority Leader
First Elected: 11/06/1984
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Elaine Chao; 3 Children: Elly, Claire, Porter
Birth Date: 02/20/1942
Birth Place: Sheffield, AL
Home City: Louisville, KY
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
July 30, 2014 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2014 -- Motion to Proceed
July 29, 2014 Senate Democrat Leadership Blocks McConnell's Amendment to Protect Kentucky Coal Jobs
July 22, 2014 McConnell Presses EPA Administrator on Recent Regulations and the War on Coal
July 17, 2014 Unanimous Consent Agreement -- Executive Calendar --
July 9, 2014 The Hill - McConnell Dares Obama to Visit Coal Miners
June 24, 2014 McConnell Cosponsors Bill Halting EPA's Power-Grab on Waterways
June 19, 2014 Senate Democrats Afraid to Challenge Obama Administration's New Job-Killing Coal Regulations
June 17, 2014 Coal Regulations
June 4, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
June 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Cap-and-Trade Rule
June 2, 2014 McConnell: EPA Overreach "A Dagger in the Heart of the American Middle Class'
May 30, 2014 McConnell to Introduce Legislation to Fight Back Against President Obama's Latest Attack on Kentucky Coal Jobs and the Commonwealth's Economy
April 16, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration - Kentucky's Bourbon and Livestock Producers
April 11, 2014 McConnell Supports Legislation to Defend Kentucky Coal Jobs from EPA Regulations
April 1, 2014 McConnell Urges Senate to Approve his Legislation to Stop the EPA's War on Coal
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline
Jan. 28, 2014 McConnell: What Americans Would Like to Hear Tonight in the State of the Union
Jan. 16, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed
Dec. 18, 2013 Sens. Paul and McConnell Introduce Economic Freedom Zones Act of 2013
July 30, 2013 Recognition of the Minority Leader
July 25, 2013 Working with Others
July 17, 2013 Executive Session
July 10, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Affordable Care Act Employer Mandate
July 9, 2013 Keep Student Loans Affordable Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
July 2, 2013 Even the Obama Administration Admits Obamacare Burdens are Too Costly
July 1, 2013 Blog: President's War on Coal is a War on Jobs
June 21, 2013 Senator McConnell's eNewsletter - June 17, 2013
April 23, 2013 Marketplace Fairness Act
Feb. 1, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Accountability and Transparency
July 25, 2012 Middle Class Tax Cut Act--Motion to Proceed--Continued
July 17, 2012 Disclose Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
July 12, 2012 Small Business Jobs and Tax Relief Act
July 12, 2012 Disclose Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
July 11, 2012 Providing an Incentive for Businesses to Bring Jobs Back to America
July 8, 2012 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript
June 29, 2012 McConnell Lauds Reconfirmation of Kristine Svinicki to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission
June 18, 2012 Letter to Honorable Douglas H. Shulman, Commissioner Internal Revenue Service
June 13, 2012 Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
June 8, 2012 The Private Sector is Doing Fine?
April 26, 2012 Administration Withdraws Extreme Farm Labor Proposal
April 11, 2012 Letter to President Obama
March 22, 2012 JOBS Acts
March 20, 2012 Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act--Continued
March 15, 2012 Letter to Louis Freeh, Trustee of MF Global Holding Ltd.
March 8, 2012 McConnell Statement on Passage of House Bipartisan JOBS Act
March 6, 2012 McConnell-Sponsored Legislation to Save Kentucky Jobs Approved by Congress, Heads to President for Signature
Feb. 24, 2012 More Kentucky Jobs Threatened
Feb. 24, 2012 McConnell Helps Save Olive Hill Jobs
Jan. 24, 2012 The President's Policies
Dec. 8, 2011 Executive Session
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