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Mitch McConnell's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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
Jan. 13, 2012 Heading to Burma, McConnell Says Consideration of Formal Diplomatic Ties is "Entirely Appropriate'
Nov. 17, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
Oct. 13, 2011 Welcoming the President of South Korea
Oct. 12, 2011 Burma Challenges
Oct. 6, 2011 Letter to Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State - Opposing a Second United Nations Tower in New York
Oct. 3, 2011 Burma Sanctions
June 22, 2011 McConnell's Statement on President's Afghanistan Speech
May 26, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 24, 2011 McConnell Welcomes Prime Minister Netanyahu to the Capitol
April 25, 2011 McConnell Leads Congressional Delegation Trip to Afghanistan, South Korea and India
April 6, 2011 Colombia
April 4, 2011 Guantanamo Bay
March 29, 2011 Letter to the Honorable The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State
Feb. 15, 2011 Sen. McConnell Talks to Aung San Suu Kyi
Jan. 30, 2011 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
Dec. 19, 2010 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript
Dec. 14, 2010 Ambassador Richard Holbrooke
Nov. 23, 2010 McConnell Statement on North Korea's Latest Hostile Action
Nov. 17, 2010 Positive First Step in Burma
Nov. 17, 2010 The Release Of Aung San Suu Kyi
Nov. 13, 2010 Release of Aung San Suu Kyi
Nov. 7, 2010 Senator McConnell on the Burmese Elections
Aug. 13, 2010 McConnell on Burmese Election Date
June 24, 2010 Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, And Divestment Act Of 2010--Conference Report
June 23, 2010 Uniting Around Our Nation's Goal in Afghanistan
May 27, 2010 Senators Mark 20th Anniversary of Burmese Election, Condemn Continuing Repression
May 25, 2010 Supplemental Appropriations
April 13, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary Of State
March 10, 2010 Statement of Senator McConnell on Burma's Election Laws
Jan. 28, 2010 Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, And Divestment Act Of 2009
Nov. 23, 2009 McConnell Statement on North Korea's Latest Hostile Action
Oct. 28, 2009 Engagement With Burma And The 2010 Elections
Oct. 11, 2009 CBS "Face The Nation" - Transcript
Sept. 29, 2009 Tests For Administration's New Policy On Burma
Sept. 25, 2009 McConnell: ‘Time For Determined Action Has Come' On Iran's Nuclear Aims
Sept. 9, 2009 Tribute To Senator Mel Martinez
July 23, 2009 Renewal Of The Burmese Freedom And Democracy Act
July 23, 2009 Treaty Making Process
June 9, 2009 McConnell/Feinstein Call for Renewal of Sanctions Against Burma's Ruling Junta
June 9, 2009 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
May 21, 2009 Condemning The Actions Of The Burmese State Peace And Development Council
May 21, 2009 Senate Passes Burma Resolution
May 19, 2009 Stakeout With Senator Mitch McConnell Following The Weekly Senate Policy Committee Luncheon
May 18, 2009 Aung San Suu Kyi
April 30, 2009 Administration Acknowledges ‘Some' Guantanamo Detainees May Be Released Into The United States
April 27, 2009 U.S. Foreign Policy
April 23, 2009 Holocaust Days Of Remembrance
April 20, 2009 American Challenges
March 17, 2009 McConnell On CNN's ‘Situation Room'
March 3, 2009 Media Stakeout With Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell; Senator Jon Kyl; Senator Lisa Murkowski; Senator John Ensign; Following The Senate Republican Policy Luncheon
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