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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
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
Aug. 16, 2013 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy - McConnell, Paul and Whitfield Request Meeting with U.S. Energy Secretary and Updated Plan for Economic Development and Expedited Cleanup at the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant
July 12, 2013 Courier-Journal - President Barack Obama's Plan is a War on Coal, Kentucky Jobs
July 1, 2013 Blog: President's War on Coal is a War on Jobs
June 26, 2013 War on Coal
June 25, 2013 National Energy Tax
June 7, 2013 Senator McConnell's eNewsletter - June 7th, 2013
June 4, 2013 McConnell, Paul And Whitfield Meet With Energy Secretary Moniz And Deputy Secretary Poneman To Discuss Paducah DOE Site
April 29, 2013 McConnell Announces Plan to Introduce Coal Jobs Protection Act
April 9, 2013 McConnell Meets with EPA Administrator Nominee
Feb. 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Keystone XL Pipeline
July 26, 2012 Hoeven, McCarthy, Republican Leaders Launch the Domestic Energy and Jobs Act of 2012
June 29, 2012 McConnell Lauds Reconfirmation of Kristine Svinicki to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission
June 8, 2012 McConnell and Paul Comment on Alpha Natural Resources Announcement
June 5, 2012 Paycheck Fairness Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
May 18, 2012 National Journal - Is Losing Winning?
April 19, 2012 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2011--Motion to Proceed
April 18, 2012 Nuclear Regulatory Commission
April 11, 2012 Buffett Tax, Not Jobs, is White House Focus
March 9, 2012 North Dakota Governor Jack Dalrymple to Deliver the Weekly Republican Address
March 9, 2012 McConnell, Paul and Whitfield Meet with DOE Secretary to Discuss Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant
March 7, 2012 Gas Prices
March 5, 2012 At AIPAC Conference, McConnell to Outline Threshold for U.S. Intervention in Iran
Feb. 29, 2012 Energy Policy
Feb. 28, 2012 Boosting Domestic Energy Supplies
Feb. 28, 2012 Energy Policy
Feb. 17, 2012 McConnell Joins Senate Opposition to Job-Killing Utility MACT
Feb. 16, 2012 McConnell Comments on Legislation to Rein in the Obama EPA
Jan. 18, 2012 President Claims Keystone XL Jobs, Energy Security, Not in the National Interest
Dec. 21, 2011 Statement of Senator McConnell on Utility MACT
Dec. 7, 2011 North American Energy Security Act
Oct. 17, 2011 Senate Should Focus On a Bipartisan Approach to Solve the Jobs Crisis
Sept. 22, 2011 Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012
Sept. 7, 2011 McConnell Continues to Fight for Paducah Jobs
July 27, 2011 House Committee Approves Legislation Designed to Protect Paducah Jobs
July 26, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Air Quality Standards
June 8, 2011 Energy Policy
June 8, 2011 Administration Energy Policies Discourage Job Growth, Hinder Recovery
June 1, 2011 Senator McConnell Delivers Energy Speech to Kentucky Coal Association
May 26, 2011 Whitfield, McConnell and Paul Introduce Bills that Would Generate Billions in Revenue and Extend 1,200 Jobs at the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant
May 20, 2011 McConnell Questions Energy Secretary about Future of Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant
May 18, 2011 McConnell Questions Energy Secretary about the Future of the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant
May 18, 2011 Offshore Production and Safety Act
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