Senator Mitch McConnell's Public Statements

Biographical

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
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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2/02/14 Issue Position: War on Terror 12/18/13 Senate Democrats Rush Defense Bill, Block Minority from Amendments, Debate 12/18/13 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2013 11/06/13 Army Tells McConnell that Morehead State University's ROTC Program to Remain Open 10/30/13 PBS "Newshour" - Transcript: Sen. Mitch McConnell: I Don't Think Anybody Can Make the Health Reform Law Work 9/10/13 Authorizing the Limited and Specified Use of the United States Armed Forces Against Syria - Motion to Proceed 8/31/13 McConnell Statement on President's Request for AUMF 5/19/13 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript - IRS Targeting and Benghazi 3/19/13 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel 2/11/13 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 12/21/12 Letter to President Obama - Step Up Pressure, Prevent Nuclear Iran 12/19/12 Letter to President Barack Obama - Iran 11/15/12 McConnell Expects Further Action on Cybersecurity Legislation Next Month 9/21/12 Sportsmen's Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed 9/20/12 Need for New Leadership 9/14/12 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Vice President of the European Commission, European Union 9/13/12 Family and Business Tax Cut Certainty Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed 9/12/12 Honoring Our Foreign Servants 8/02/12 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued 7/26/12 Cybersecurity Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued 6/27/12 Honoring the Montford Point Marines 5/24/12 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act 5/20/12 CBS "Face the Nation with Bob Schieffer" - Transcript 4/25/12 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2011--Motion to Proceed 4/01/12 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript 12/16/11 Senator McConnell Comments on Guilty Plea by Iraqi Terrorist in Bowling Green 12/16/11 Senators Statement on Obama Administration Handing Hezbollah Terrorist Over to Iraqi Government 11/28/11 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 11/17/11 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 11/10/11 Kentucky Army National Guard 10/05/11 McConnell Urges Senate Consideration of Defense Authorization, Debate on Detainees 10/05/11 McConnell Urges Senate Consideration of Defense Authorization, Debate on Detainees 10/05/11 National Defense Authorization Act 7/21/11 Letter to the Honorable Leon Panetta 7/12/11 Letter to Defense Secretary Leon Panetta 7/07/11 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States 6/22/11 McConnell's Statement on President's Afghanistan Speech 6/14/11 War on Terror 4/08/11 Department of Defense and Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011 4/07/11 Continuing Resolution 4/07/11 McConnell Responds to President's Veto Threat of the Bipartisan Troop Funding Bill 3/16/11 SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2011 2/02/11 Afghanistan Visit 2/01/11 Visiting the Kentucky-Based Servicemembers in Afghanistan 1/07/11 Overwhelming, Bipartisan Opposition to President's Gitmo Plans 12/20/10 START Treaty 12/19/10 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript 12/18/10 Recognition of the Republican Leader 12/16/10 Thanking our Servicemembers 9/21/10 Defense Authorization