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Mitch McConnell's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
April 10, 2014 Minimum Wage Fairness Act -- Motion to Proceed
April 9, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act -- Motion to Proceed
April 8, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act -- Motion to Proceed
April 8, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued
April 3, 2014 Job Creation
April 1, 2014 Minimum Wage Fairness Act -- Motion to Proceed
April 1, 2014 Senator McConnell Pushes for Legislation to Incentivize Job Creation and the Hiring of Kentucky Veterans
March 31, 2014 Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014
Feb. 26, 2014 Change in Policy
Feb. 25, 2014 Senator McConnell Praises UofL and UK for DOD Manufacturing Partnerships
Jan. 31, 2014 McConnell: No More Stalling of Keystone XL Pipeline Jobs
Jan. 28, 2014 McConnell Comments on State of the Union Address
Jan. 28, 2014 McConnell: What Americans Would Like to Hear Tonight in the State of the Union
Jan. 26, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Upcoming Senate Elections
Jan. 26, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Working with President Obama on Minimum Wages and Debt Limits
Jan. 7, 2014 Unemployment Compensation
Nov. 25, 2013 Senate Republicans File Supreme Court Amicus Brief on President's Unconstitutional "Recess" Appointments
Nov. 5, 2013 Right-To-Work
Oct. 31, 2013 Family Friendly and Workplace Flexibility Act
Oct. 31, 2013 McConnell Calls on Congress to Pass Flex-Time Bill
June 4, 2013 McConnell, Paul And Whitfield Meet With Energy Secretary Moniz And Deputy Secretary Poneman To Discuss Paducah DOE Site
May 8, 2013 Nomination of Thomas Perez
May 6, 2013 Senator McConnell Introduces Coal Jobs Protection Act
April 29, 2013 McConnell Announces Plan to Introduce Coal Jobs Protection Act
March 13, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
Jan. 25, 2013 Court Rules President Obama's NLRB "Recess' Appointments Are Unconstitutional
Sept. 26, 2012 Senate Republicans File Amicus Brief in Suit Over Unconstitutional Recess Appointments
July 26, 2012 Hoeven, McCarthy, Republican Leaders Launch the Domestic Energy and Jobs Act of 2012
May 24, 2012 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed
April 27, 2012 Senator McConnell's eNewsletter - - April 27, 2012
April 24, 2012 Broken Promises
March 22, 2012 JOBS Acts
March 21, 2012 JOBS Acts
Feb. 7, 2012 Payroll Tax Cut
Jan. 29, 2012 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript
Jan. 24, 2012 The President's Policies
Jan. 18, 2012 Politico - GOP Fires Away at Keystone XL Rejection
Dec. 30, 2011 McConnell Names Kyl, Crapo, Barrasso to Keystone/Payroll Negotiations
Dec. 17, 2011 Vote Compromises
Dec. 14, 2011 Unanimous Consent Requests
Dec. 13, 2011 A Balanced Approach
Dec. 12, 2011 Fox News "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript
Dec. 6, 2011 Payroll Tax Extension
Dec. 1, 2011 Payroll Tax Extension
Dec. 1, 2011 Keystone XL Pipeline
Oct. 20, 2011 Job Creation
Oct. 11, 2011 Jobs Vote
Oct. 4, 2011 Currency Exchange Rate Oversight Reform Act of 2011
Sept. 15, 2011 McConnell Calls for Senate Passage of Bill to Stop NLRB From Stifling Job Creation
Sept. 15, 2011 President's Second Stimulus Bill Garners Bipartisan Opposition
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