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Mitch McConnell's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

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
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
Sept. 16, 2010 Small Business Lending Fund Act of 2010
Aug. 2, 2010 The Surge in Iraq Worked
Aug. 2, 2010 Iraq
June 29, 2010 Nomination Of General Petraeus
May 27, 2010 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations For Fiscal Year 2010 - Continued
May 27, 2010 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations
Jan. 28, 2010 Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, And Divestment Act Of 2009
Jan. 22, 2010 McConnell Statement on One-year Anniversary of Administration's Order to Close Gitmo
Jan. 21, 2010 Increasing The Statutory Limit On The Public Debt - Continued
Jan. 2, 2010 McConnell Delivers Weekly Republican Address
Dec. 18, 2009 Department Of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010 - Resumed
Dec. 18, 2009 Department Of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010
Dec. 16, 2009 Department Of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010
Dec. 2, 2009 Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009
Oct. 22, 2009 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010 - Conference Report
Oct. 21, 2009 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010 - Conference Report - Resumed
Oct. 6, 2009 Department Of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010
Oct. 1, 2009 Department Of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010
Sept. 30, 2009 McChrystal Plan
Sept. 29, 2009 Defense Appropriations
Sept. 21, 2009 Department Of The Interior, Environment, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
July 23, 2009 Health Care Week VII, Day II
July 21, 2009 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
July 20, 2009 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
July 15, 2009 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
July 13, 2009 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010 - Continued
June 18, 2009 America Remains A Nation At War
June 18, 2009 Making Supplemental Appropriations For The Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2009 - Conference Report
June 4, 2009 Guantanamo Bay
May 19, 2009 Supplemental War Spending
May 14, 2009 Guantanamo
May 13, 2009 ‘The Right Decision' on Detainee Photo Release
May 12, 2009 Stakeout With Senator Mitch McConnell; Senator Judd Gregg; And Senator Lamar Alexander Following The Weekly Senate Republican Policy Committee Luncheon
May 4, 2009 GITMO
April 30, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Appropriations Committee - The President's FY 2009 War Supplemental Request
April 30, 2009 Administration Acknowledges ‘Some' Guantanamo Detainees May Be Released Into The United States
April 27, 2009 U.S. Foreign Policy
April 21, 2009 Gitmo Closure
April 20, 2009 American Challenges
April 10, 2009 McConnell Statement on the President's Supplemental Troop Funding Request
March 27, 2009 A Surge For Afghanistan
March 23, 2009 Press Conference With Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell; Senator Judd Gregg
March 12, 2009 Honoring Our Armed Forces
Feb. 27, 2009 McConnell on President Obama's Decision to Continue the Petraeus Plan
Oct. 2, 2008 Tribute to Senators
Sept. 24, 2008 Traumatic Brain Injury
Sept. 10, 2008 Defense Authorization
Sept. 8, 2008 Defense Authorization
Aug. 1, 2008 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009 - Motion to Proceed - Continued
July 31, 2008 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009 - Motion to Proceed
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