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
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
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7/24/14 American Jobs 7/22/14 McConnell Presses EPA Administrator on Recent Regulations and the War on Coal 7/22/14 Statement from Sens. Paul, McConnell and Rep. Whitfield on Paducah Site 7/09/14 The Hill - McConnell Dares Obama to Visit Coal Miners 6/25/14 Keystone Pipeline 6/24/14 McConnell Cosponsors Bill Halting EPA's Power-Grab on Waterways 6/19/14 Senate Democrats Afraid to Challenge Obama Administration's New Job-Killing Coal Regulations 6/17/14 Coal Regulations 6/04/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Cap-and-Trade Rule 6/04/14 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed 6/02/14 McConnell: EPA Overreach "A Dagger in the Heart of the American Middle Class' 5/30/14 McConnell to Introduce Legislation to Fight Back Against President Obama's Latest Attack on Kentucky Coal Jobs and the Commonwealth's Economy 5/23/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, EPA Administrator - Regarding EPA Agriculture Regulations 5/23/14 Senators Seek Answers on EPA Regs Affecting Agriculture, Rural Communities 5/22/14 McConnell's "Freedom to Fish" Provision Passes Senate 5/13/14 Hire More Heroes Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued 5/08/14 Hire More Heroes Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued 5/01/14 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions 5/01/14 McConnell Stands with Kentucky Coal and Votes Against Obama's Mining Nominee 4/11/14 McConnell Supports Legislation to Defend Kentucky Coal Jobs from EPA Regulations 4/01/14 McConnell Urges Senate to Approve his Legislation to Stop the EPA's War on Coal 3/25/14 McConnell, Paul, Alexander, Rogers and Whitfield Praise Decision to Restore Lake Cumberland Water Levels to 723 Feet 2/19/14 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of the Department of Energy - Release Cleanup Funding for Paducah 2/04/14 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014 -- Motion to Proceed 2/03/14 Letter to John Hudson, Division Commanding General US Army Corps of Engineers, and Daniel Ashe, Director US Fish and Wildlife Service - Restore Lake Cumberland Water Levels 2/03/14 Agricultural Act of 2014 -- Conference Report 1/16/14 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed 12/16/13 Senator McConnell Leads Kentucky Delegation in Filing Amicus Brief at Supreme Court to Support Kentucky Coal Jobs 12/16/13 Senator McConnell Leads Kentucky Delegation in Filing Amicus Brief at U.S. Supreme Court to Support Kentucky Coal Jobs 12/06/13 Senator McConnell Holds Pro-Coal Hearing in Coal Country 10/29/13 McConnell Joins Coal Miners at Pro-Coal Rally in Nation's Capital 10/11/13 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Calls For EPA Coal Hearing in Pikeville 9/30/13 Senator McConnell Calls on EPA to Hold Hearing on Coal Regulations in Kentucky 9/26/13 McConnell Continues Fight for Coal Jobs Today in the Nation's Capital 9/20/13 McConnell Condemns EPA's Anti-Coal Regulatory Announcement 9/19/13 War On Coal 9/11/13 McConnell Comments Prior to Administration's Looming Regulatory Announcement 8/16/13 Senator McConnell's eNewsletter - - Week of August 12, 2013 8/16/13 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 8/12/13 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Clean-up and Redevelopment of Former AK Steel Coke Plant Site in Ashland Kentucky 7/12/13 Courier-Journal - President Barack Obama's Plan is a War on Coal, Kentucky Jobs 7/01/13 Blog: President's War on Coal is a War on Jobs 6/26/13 War on Coal 6/13/13 Kentuckian Nominated to Serve on Udall Foundation Board 5/06/13 Senator McConnell Introduces Coal Jobs Protection Act 4/30/13 Sens. Paul McConnell, and Alexander Respond to Army Corps Restrictions on Tailwaters Access 4/29/13 McConnell Announces Plan to Introduce Coal Jobs Protection Act 4/09/13 McConnell Meets with EPA Administrator Nominee 2/26/13 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Keystone XL Pipeline 1/23/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keystone XL Pipeline