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Mitch McConnell's Public Statements on Issue: Legislative Branch

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
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
Date Title
June 24, 2014 Legislative Logjam
June 19, 2014 Executive Session
June 19, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
May 5, 2014 Senator McConnell on Supreme Court Prayer Ruling
April 10, 2014 Nomination of Michelle T. Friendland to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit -- Resumed
Dec. 19, 2013 McConnell to Oppose Confirmation of IRS Commissioner Nominee
Aug. 6, 2013 Enzi, Barrasso Defend Legislative Prayer
July 14, 2013 MSNBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript - Legislative Protocol, Immigration Reform, and Tax Reform
July 11, 2013 Recognition of the Minority Leader
June 18, 2013 Will He Keep His Word and Oppose the Nuclear Option?
June 18, 2013 Filibusters
June 12, 2013 Nominations
June 3, 2013 McConnell Statement on the Passing of Senator Frank Lautenberg
March 12, 2013 McConnell Statement on Administration's Decision to Appeal President's Unconstitutional NLRB "Recess' Appointments Ruling
March 6, 2013 Unanimous Consent Request - Executive Calendar
Feb. 21, 2013 McConnell Receives 100% Rating from American Conservative Union
Jan. 24, 2013 McConnell Statement on Senate Rules
Dec. 12, 2012 Dem Majority Continues Heavy-Handed Approach in Running Senate
Dec. 4, 2012 Even Before Rules Change, Dems Have Stymied Senate Debate Rights
Dec. 3, 2012 Unlike Senate, House Majority is Allowing the Minority to Represent its Constituents
Nov. 4, 2012 CBS "60 Minutes" - Transcript
May 15, 2012 Export-Import Bank Reauthorization Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
March 21, 2012 Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act
Jan. 31, 2012 STOCK Act
July 30, 2011 Establishing the Commission on Freedom of Information Act Processing Delays
April 27, 2011 Heller Will be an Advocate for Nevada in the Senate, McConnell Says
Jan. 28, 2011 The Denver Post - Senate Forges Gentlemen's Agreement on Filibusters
Jan. 5, 2011 Opening the 112th Congress
Aug. 10, 2010 The Passing of Former Senator Ted Stevens
Aug. 1, 2010 Fox News "Fox News Sunday" - Transcript
July 20, 2010 American Jobs And Closing Tax Loopholes Act Of 2010
April 22, 2010 Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Rules And Administration - Examining The Filibuster: History Of The Filibuster 1789-2008
Jan. 21, 2010 Senator-Elect Scott Brown
Oct. 29, 2009 Fox News "On The Record With Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript
Oct. 28, 2009 Schedule
Oct. 28, 2009 Getting Our Work Done
Aug. 20, 2009 Atkins Named To TARP Oversight Panel
July 24, 2009 A Rushed Bill Is Not Reform
July 9, 2009 Commending Norm Coleman
March 2, 2009 Amendment Process
Jan. 10, 2009 Senator McConnell's Column On Becoming The Longest-Serving Senator In Kentucky History
Jan. 5, 2009 Press Conference With Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell
Dec. 8, 2008 Tribute To Senators
Nov. 21, 2008 Letter To Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
Nov. 19, 2008 Tribute to Senators
Nov. 18, 2008 Senator McConnell Re-elected Senate Republican Leader
Oct. 2, 2008 Tribute to Senators
May 6, 2008 Congressional Gold Medal for Aung San Suu Kyi
April 23, 2008 Media Stakeout with Mitch McConnell and Richard Burr - Scheduling Senate Votes Around Democratic Presidential Candidates' Schedules
April 23, 2008 Dr. Michael DeBakery
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