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Mitch McConnell's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

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
July 17, 2014 Unanimous Consent Agreement -- Executive Calendar --
July 15, 2014 Obama FERC Nominee Would "Displace a Well-Qualified Woman in Favor of a Male Nominee with less experience'
July 9, 2014 The Hill - McConnell Dares Obama to Visit Coal Miners
July 9, 2014 Energy Regulation
June 26, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
June 25, 2014 Keystone Pipeline
June 19, 2014 Reports: White House Threatened To Veto Bill Over McConnell's Pro-Coal Amendment
June 19, 2014 Senate Democrats Afraid to Challenge Obama Administration's New Job-Killing Coal Regulations
June 19, 2014 Energy
June 17, 2014 Coal Regulations
June 4, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
June 4, 2014 McConnell Supports Eastern Kentucky Employment Initiative Helping Coal Miners and Their Families
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
May 23, 2014 Senators Seek Answers on EPA Regs Affecting Agriculture, Rural Communities
May 9, 2014 McConnell: If the President Were SeriousÂ…
May 7, 2014 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued
May 5, 2014 Energy
May 1, 2014 McConnell Stands with Kentucky Coal and Votes Against Obama's Mining Nominee
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
April 1, 2014 Minimum Wage Fairness Act -- Motion to Proceed
March 25, 2014 Home Heating Emergency Assistance Legislation Signed Into Law
March 25, 2014 Senator McConnell Comments on House-Passed Bill Which Would Protect Kentucky Coal Jobs
March 13, 2014 Senator McConnell's Op-Ed on Rising Home Heating Prices
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary US Department of Energy - Release Cleanup Funding for Paducah
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of the Department of Energy - Release Cleanup Funding for Paducah
Feb. 3, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014 -- Conference Report
Jan. 31, 2014 McConnell: No More Stalling of Keystone XL Pipeline Jobs
Jan. 28, 2014 State of the Union
Jan. 16, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed
Dec. 19, 2013 What I Heard From Kentuckians During Field Hearing In Coal Country
Dec. 18, 2013 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2013
Dec. 18, 2013 McConnell Shines Light on Kentuckians' Coal Jobs Concerns
Dec. 16, 2013 Senator McConnell Leads Kentucky Delegation in Filing Amicus Brief at U.S. Supreme Court to Support Kentucky Coal Jobs
Dec. 6, 2013 Senator McConnell Holds Pro-Coal Hearing in Coal Country
Nov. 27, 2013 Statement from Kentucky Delegation on Paducah DOE Site
Nov. 27, 2013 Senators McConnell, Paul and Congressman Whitfield Comment on Paducah DOE Site
Nov. 14, 2013 Statement From Senators McConnell and Paul and Congressman Ed Whitfield on Paducah DOE Site
Nov. 14, 2013 Following Meeting with McConnell, TVA Announces It Will Keep the Paradise Fossil Plant Open
Oct. 25, 2013 McConnell Calls on TVA to Keep Paradise Coal-Fired Plant Open
Oct. 1, 2013 Anti-Coal Jobs FERC Nominee Withdraws After McConnell Vows to Block the Nomination
Sept. 30, 2013 Senator McConnell Calls on EPA to Hold Hearing on Coal Regulations in Kentucky
Sept. 26, 2013 McConnell Continues Fight for Coal Jobs Today in the Nation's Capital
Sept. 20, 2013 McConnell Condemns EPA's Anti-Coal Regulatory Announcement
Sept. 19, 2013 McConnell Opposes Anti-Coal FERC Nominee
Sept. 19, 2013 War On Coal
Sept. 11, 2013 McConnell Comments Prior to Administration's Looming Regulatory Announcement
Aug. 16, 2013 Senator McConnell's eNewsletter - - Week of August 12, 2013
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