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Mitch McConnell's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

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
General Nov. 4, 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
May 15, 2014 Cloture Motion
May 13, 2014 Hire More Heroes Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued
Feb. 4, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
Jan. 28, 2014 McConnell: What Americans Would Like to Hear Tonight in the State of the Union
Jan. 15, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013
Jan. 9, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
Jan. 8, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act -- Motion to Proceed
Oct. 30, 2013 PBS "Newshour" - Transcript: Sen. Mitch McConnell: I Don't Think Anybody Can Make the Health Reform Law Work
Oct. 20, 2013 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript: No More Shutdowns
Oct. 13, 2013 McConnell: It's Time for Democrat Leaders to Take "Yes" for an Answer
Oct. 7, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Sept. 19, 2013 McConnell Opposes Anti-Coal FERC Nominee
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathryn Ruemmler, Counsel to the President - Obamacare Implementation
May 19, 2013 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript - IRS Targeting and Benghazi
May 10, 2013 McConnell Calls on Obama Administration to Conduct Government-wide Review in Wake of IRS Admission of Harassment
March 12, 2013 McConnell Statement on Administration's Decision to Appeal President's Unconstitutional NLRB "Recess' Appointments Ruling
March 5, 2013 Regular Order
July 25, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
May 25, 2012 President Fails to Lead on Solutions to Help Fix Our Economy
May 21, 2012 McConnell Statement on Jaczko Resignation as Chairman of the NRC
April 24, 2012 Broken Promises
April 17, 2012 Senate Republicans Retain Miguel Estrada in Suit Over Unconstitutional Recess Appointments
Dec. 16, 2011 Good Progress
Nov. 15, 2011 Considering House-Passed Legislation
July 28, 2011 Debt Ceiling
July 25, 2011 President Should Reconsider Bipartisan Proposal to Prevent Default
May 19, 2011 Executive Session
March 1, 2011 Playing by the Rules
Feb. 25, 2011 A Common Sense Proposal to Cut Washington Spending
Feb. 16, 2011 Ensign Joins with Senators McConnell and Hutchison on Resolution of Disapproval to Repeal FCC's Internet Regulations
July 14, 2010 Small Business Jobs Bill
May 27, 2010 Unanimous Consent Request - Executive Calendar
May 5, 2010 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
July 8, 2009 GAO Report Validates Stimulus Concerns
April 28, 2009 Media Stakeout With Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell; Senator John Cornyn Folowing The Senate Policy Committee Luncheon
March 2, 2009 McConnell on the $410 Billion Omnibus Spending Bill
Feb. 12, 2009 Stimulus Package
Jan. 15, 2009 Farewell To Senator Biden
Jan. 14, 2009 Tribute To David Stevens
Sept. 11, 2008 Seventh Anniversary of September 11, 2001, Terrorist Attacks
June 16, 2008 Tribute to Tim Russert
March 15, 2008 35 Years Later, McCain Has the ‘Same Iron Will'
Jan. 25, 2008 FISA
Nov. 13, 2007 Stakeout Media Availability with Sens. McConnell (R-KY); Lott (R-MS); Cornyn (R-TX); Hutchison (R-TX) and Kyl (R-AZ) After Senate Policy Luncheon
Aug. 3, 2007 Six Point Plan
June 5, 2007 Submitted Resolutions
Feb. 15, 2007 Issue of Fairness
Jan. 18, 2007 Legislative Transparency and Accountability Act of 2007--Resumed
Sept. 6, 2005 Hurricane Katrina
May 15, 2005 FNC FOX News Sunday- Transcript
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