Senator Mitch McConnell's Public Statements


Full Name: Mitch McConnell
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/06/1984
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 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
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7/17/14 Unanimous Consent Agreement -- Executive Calendar -- 7/09/14 The Hill - McConnell Dares Obama to Visit Coal Miners 6/24/14 McConnell Cosponsors Bill Halting EPA's Power-Grab on Waterways 6/19/14 Senate Democrats Afraid to Challenge Obama Administration's New Job-Killing Coal Regulations 6/17/14 Coal Regulations 6/04/14 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed 6/04/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Cap-and-Trade Rule 6/02/14 McConnell: EPA Overreach "A Dagger in the Heart of the American Middle Class' 5/30/14 McConnell to Introduce Legislation to Fight Back Against President Obama's Latest Attack on Kentucky Coal Jobs and the Commonwealth's Economy 4/16/14 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration - Kentucky's Bourbon and Livestock Producers 4/11/14 McConnell Supports Legislation to Defend Kentucky Coal Jobs from EPA Regulations 4/01/14 McConnell Urges Senate to Approve his Legislation to Stop the EPA's War on Coal 2/11/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline 1/28/14 McConnell: What Americans Would Like to Hear Tonight in the State of the Union 1/16/14 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed 12/18/13 Sens. Paul and McConnell Introduce Economic Freedom Zones Act of 2013 7/30/13 Recognition of the Minority Leader 7/25/13 Working with Others 7/17/13 Executive Session 7/10/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Affordable Care Act Employer Mandate 7/09/13 Keep Student Loans Affordable Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed 7/02/13 Even the Obama Administration Admits Obamacare Burdens are Too Costly 7/01/13 Blog: President's War on Coal is a War on Jobs 6/21/13 Senator McConnell's eNewsletter - June 17, 2013 4/23/13 Marketplace Fairness Act 2/01/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Accountability and Transparency 7/25/12 Middle Class Tax Cut Act--Motion to Proceed--Continued 7/17/12 Disclose Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed 7/12/12 Disclose Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed 7/12/12 Small Business Jobs and Tax Relief Act 7/11/12 Providing an Incentive for Businesses to Bring Jobs Back to America 7/08/12 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript 6/29/12 McConnell Lauds Reconfirmation of Kristine Svinicki to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission 6/18/12 Letter to Honorable Douglas H. Shulman, Commissioner Internal Revenue Service 6/13/12 Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed 6/08/12 The Private Sector is Doing Fine? 4/26/12 Administration Withdraws Extreme Farm Labor Proposal 4/11/12 Letter to President Obama 3/22/12 JOBS Acts 3/20/12 Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act--Continued 3/15/12 Letter to Louis Freeh, Trustee of MF Global Holding Ltd. 3/08/12 McConnell Statement on Passage of House Bipartisan JOBS Act 3/06/12 McConnell-Sponsored Legislation to Save Kentucky Jobs Approved by Congress, Heads to President for Signature 2/24/12 More Kentucky Jobs Threatened 2/24/12 McConnell Helps Save Olive Hill Jobs 1/24/12 The President's Policies 12/08/11 Executive Session 11/17/11 Job Creation 11/16/11 EPA Regulatory Relief Act 11/16/11 McConnell Says Bipartisan Signing Ceremony Will Show America Cooperation on Jobs Is Possible